Participation in Matters Pursuant to the Attorney General's Responsibilities under Executive Orders Concerning Detainee Review, and Policies on Detention, Interrogation and Transfer

Michael Morisy filed this request with the Department of Justice, Justice Management Division of the United States of America.
Tracking # 109900, AG/14-00302 (F)
Due July 8, 2015
Est. Completion None
Status
Awaiting Response

Communications

From: Michael Morisy

To Whom It May Concern:

This is a request under the Freedom of Information Act. I hereby request the following records:

Memorandum for the Attorney General from Lee J. Lofthus, Participation in Matters Pursuant to the Attorney General's Responsibilities under Executive Orders Concerning Detainee Review, and Policies on Detention, Interrogation and Transfer, March 18, 2009.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that fees cannot be waived, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 20 business days, as the statute requires.

Sincerely,

Michael Morisy

From: MuckRock.com

To Whom It May Concern:

I wanted to follow up on the following Freedom of Information request, copied below, and originally submitted on June 9, 2015. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is needed.

Thank you for your help.

From: JMD-FOIA (imailagent)

July 13, 2015

Mr. Michael Morisy

MuckRock News
DEPT MR 18540
P.O. Box 55819
Boston, MA 02205-5819

Re: Request for Memorandum for the Attorney General from Lee J.
Lofthus, Participation in Matters Pursuant to the Attorney General's
Responsibilities under Executive Orders Concerning Detainee Review, and
Policies on Detention, Interrogation and Transfer, March 18, 2009.

JMD FOIA TRACKING NUMBER: 103422

Dear Mr. Morisy:

I am writing on behalf of the Justice Management Division (JMD) of the
U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) to acknowledge receipt of your Freedom
of Information (FOIA) request on 07/13/2015.

For your information, the Justice Management Division assigns incoming
requests to one of three tracks: simple, complex, or expedited. Each
request is then handled on a first-in, first-out basis in relation to
other requests in the same track. Simple requests usually receive a
response in approximately one month whereas complex requests
necessarily take longer. At this time, your request has been assigned
to the Complex track.

If you have a question about the status of your FOIA request, you may
contact this office by emailing JMDFOIA@usdoj.gov
<mailto:JMDFOIA@usdoj.gov> or by calling 202-514-3101 during regular
business hours (Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Eastern Time,
excluding federal holidays).

Please refer to your assigned JMD FOIA TRACKING NUMBER listed above
whenever you contact the Department regarding this request.

Sincerely,

Karen E. McFadden

FOIA Contact

Justice Management Division

From: MuckRock.com

To Whom It May Concern:

I wanted to follow up on the following Freedom of Information request, copied below, and originally submitted on June 9, 2015. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is needed.

Thank you for your help.

From: MuckRock.com

To Whom It May Concern:

I wanted to follow up on the following Freedom of Information request, copied below, and originally submitted on June 9, 2015. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is needed.

Thanks for your help, and let me know if further clarification is needed.

From:

October 25, 2017

Mr. Michael Morisy

MuckRock News
DEPT MR 18540
P.O. Box 55819
Boston, MA 02205-5819

Re: Referral of two pages of primary interest to JMD regarding
correspondence between DOJ and FISA for JMD's direct response.

JMD FOIA TRACKING NUMBER: 109900

Dear Mr. Morisy:

I am writing on behalf of the Justice Management Division (JMD) of the
U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) to acknowledge receipt of your Freedom
of Information (FOIA) request on 10/24/2017.

Your request was referred to JMD by the Office of Information Policy.
Their identifying tracking number was AG/14-00302 (F).

For your information, the Justice Management Division assigns incoming
requests to one of three tracks: simple, complex, or expedited. Each
request is then handled on a first-in, first-out basis in relation to
other requests in the same track. Simple requests usually receive a
response in approximately one month whereas complex requests
necessarily take longer. At this time, your request has been assigned
to the Complex track. Please note that as a general matter, records in
the Department are decentralized and our response will only cover
information originating with or relating to JMD. If you are seeking
information originating with or relating to other components of the
Department, please make a FOIA request directly to those components.

If you have a question about the status of your FOIA request, you may
contact this office by emailing JMDFOIA@usdoj.gov
<mailto:JMDFOIA@usdoj.gov> or by calling 202-514-3101 during regular
business hours (Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Eastern Time,
excluding federal holidays).

Please refer to your assigned JMD FOIA TRACKING NUMBER listed above
whenever you contact the Department regarding this request.

Sincerely,

Karen E. McFadden

FOIA Contact

Justice Management Division

From:

Karen McFadden, Acting FOIA Contact
Department of Justice
950 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., Room 1111
Washington, DC 20530-0001

November 24, 2017

This is a follow up to request number 109900:

To Whom It May Concern:

I wanted to follow up on the following Freedom of Information request, copied below, and originally submitted on June 9, 2015. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is needed. You had assigned it reference number #109900.

Thanks for your help, and let me know if further clarification is needed.

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For mailed responses, please address (see note):
MuckRock News
DEPT MR 18540
411A Highland Ave
Somerville, MA 02144-2516

PLEASE NOTE: This request was filed by a MuckRock staff reporter. Also note that improperly addressed (i.e., with the requester's name rather than "MuckRock News" and the department number) requests might be returned as undeliverable.

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On Oct. 25, 2017:
October 25, 2017

Mr. Michael Morisy

MuckRock News
DEPT MR 18540
P.O. Box 55819
Boston, MA 02205-5819

Re: Referral of two pages of primary interest to JMD regarding
correspondence between DOJ and FISA for JMD's direct response.

JMD FOIA TRACKING NUMBER: 109900

Dear Mr. Morisy:

I am writing on behalf of the Justice Management Division (JMD) of the
U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) to acknowledge receipt of your Freedom
of Information (FOIA) request on 10/24/2017.

Your request was referred to JMD by the Office of Information Policy.
Their identifying tracking number was AG/14-00302 (F).

For your information, the Justice Management Division assigns incoming
requests to one of three tracks: simple, complex, or expedited. Each
request is then handled on a first-in, first-out basis in relation to
other requests in the same track. Simple requests usually receive a
response in approximately one month whereas complex requests
necessarily take longer. At this time, your request has been assigned
to the Complex track. Please note that as a general matter, records in
the Department are decentralized and our response will only cover
information originating with or relating to JMD. If you are seeking
information originating with or relating to other components of the
Department, please make a FOIA request directly to those components.

If you have a question about the status of your FOIA request, you may
contact this office by emailing JMDFOIA@usdoj.gov
<mailto:JMDFOIA@usdoj.gov> or by calling 202-514-3101 during regular
business hours (Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Eastern Time,
excluding federal holidays).

Please refer to your assigned JMD FOIA TRACKING NUMBER listed above
whenever you contact the Department regarding this request.

Sincerely,

Karen E. McFadden

FOIA Contact

Justice Management Division
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On Sept. 11, 2015:
To Whom It May Concern:

I wanted to follow up on the following Freedom of Information request, copied below, and originally submitted on June 9, 2015. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is needed.

Thanks for your help, and let me know if further clarification is needed.

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On Aug. 12, 2015:
To Whom It May Concern:

I wanted to follow up on the following Freedom of Information request, copied below, and originally submitted on June 9, 2015. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is needed.

Thank you for your help.

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On July 13, 2015:
July 13, 2015

Mr. Michael Morisy

MuckRock News
DEPT MR 18540
P.O. Box 55819
Boston, MA 02205-5819

Re: Request for Memorandum for the Attorney General from Lee J.
Lofthus, Participation in Matters Pursuant to the Attorney General's
Responsibilities under Executive Orders Concerning Detainee Review, and
Policies on Detention, Interrogation and Transfer, March 18, 2009.

JMD FOIA TRACKING NUMBER: 103422

Dear Mr. Morisy:

I am writing on behalf of the Justice Management Division (JMD) of the
U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) to acknowledge receipt of your Freedom
of Information (FOIA) request on 07/13/2015.

For your information, the Justice Management Division assigns incoming
requests to one of three tracks: simple, complex, or expedited. Each
request is then handled on a first-in, first-out basis in relation to
other requests in the same track. Simple requests usually receive a
response in approximately one month whereas complex requests
necessarily take longer. At this time, your request has been assigned
to the Complex track.

If you have a question about the status of your FOIA request, you may
contact this office by emailing JMDFOIA@usdoj.gov
<mailto:JMDFOIA@usdoj.gov> or by calling 202-514-3101 during regular
business hours (Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Eastern Time,
excluding federal holidays).

Please refer to your assigned JMD FOIA TRACKING NUMBER listed above
whenever you contact the Department regarding this request.

Sincerely,

Karen E. McFadden

FOIA Contact

Justice Management Division
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On July 9, 2015:
To Whom It May Concern:

I wanted to follow up on the following Freedom of Information request, copied below, and originally submitted on June 9, 2015. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is needed.

Thank you for your help.

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On June 9, 2015:
To Whom It May Concern:

This is a request under the Freedom of Information Act. I hereby request the following records:

Memorandum for the Attorney General from Lee J. Lofthus, Participation in Matters Pursuant to the Attorney General's Responsibilities under Executive Orders Concerning Detainee Review, and Policies on Detention, Interrogation and Transfer, March 18, 2009.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that fees cannot be waived, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 20 business days, as the statute requires.

Sincerely,

Michael Morisy

Filed via MuckRock.com
E-mail (Preferred): requests@muckrock.com
Upload documents directly: https://www.muckrock.com/accounts/agency_login/department-of-justice-management-division-3030/participation-in-matters-pursuant-to-the-attorney-generals-responsibilities-under-executive-orders-concerning-detainee-review-and-policies-on-detention-interrogation-and-transfer-18540/?email=iq.ima%40usdoj.gov&uuid-login=37c39eda-8f49-4e34-bb6c-8a1a5ad02af0#agency-reply
Is this email coming to the wrong contact? Something else wrong? Use the above link to let us know.

For mailed responses, please address (see note):
MuckRock News
DEPT MR 18540
411A Highland Ave
Somerville, MA 02144-2516

PLEASE NOTE: This request was filed by a MuckRock staff reporter. Also note that improperly addressed (i.e., with the requester's name rather than "MuckRock News" and the department number) requests might be returned as undeliverable.

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