Records related to Operation Onion Peeler

Adrianne Jeffries filed this request with the Federal Bureau of Investigation of the United States of America.
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From: Adrianne Jeffries

To Whom It May Concern:

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

I'm looking for internal memos, emails, and financial records mentioning Operation Onion Peeler, an FBI investigation intro the Tor anonymizing service and network, mentioned in this article:

I am a journalist for VICE's tech news site Motherboard. The requested documents will be used in my reporting and 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.


Adrianne Jeffries

From: Federal Bureau of Investigation

An acknowledgement letter, stating the request is being processed.

From: Federal Bureau of Investigation

The request has been rejected, with the agency stating that the information or document(s) requested are exempt from disclosure.