Security Footage of Morrissey in TSA Line

J.K. Trotter filed this request with the Transportation Security Administration of the United States of America.
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2015-TSFO-00310

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From: J.K. Trotter

To Whom It May Concern:

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

A copy of the video taken by a TSA closed-circuit security camera at San Francisco International Airport depicting a TSA officer conducting a security screening on a person named Steven Patrick Morrissey (a.k.a. “Morrissey).

The requested video was recently described by a TSA employee in a statement to the magazine Rolling Stone:

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/morrissey-alleges-sexual-assault-at-san-francisco-airport-20150730

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,

J.K. Trotter

From:

Good Morning, Attached is our acknowledgment to your TSA FOIA request. If you need to contact this office again concerning your request, please provide the TSA reference number. This will enable us to quickly retrieve the information you are seeking and reduce our response time. This office can be reached at 571-227-2300. Regards,
Teri M. Miller or Amanda Deplitch
Acting FOIA Branch Officers

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 July 30, 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 # 2015-TSFO-00310.

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

From: FOIA

Good morning,

Currently, your request is in review. For status inquiries please visit, _http://www.dhs.gov/foia-status and use your request number to check your status. The website might state the request status as ‘Request for Docs sent’ however, that is just a webpage oversight and I can assure you that any responsive documents are being reviewed. That is all the information I can give you at this time.
Thanks,

Administrative Clerk, CTR
Dynamis, Inc. in support of:
Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)
Transportation Security Administration (TSA)
Department of Homeland Security (DHS)

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From: Transportation Security Administration

A copy of documents responsive to the request.

From: Transportation Security Administration

A cover letter granting the request and outlining any exempted materials, if any.

From: FOIA

Good day,

All status inquires may be answered by visiting the following website (http://www.dhs.gov/foia-status) and entering your case number. That is all the information we can provide to you at this time.
Thanks,

Administrative Clerk, CTR
Dynamis, Inc. in support of:
Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)
Transportation Security Administration (TSA)
Department of Homeland Security (DHS)

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