U.S. Coast Guard Comic-Con

Dave Maass filed this request with the Coast Guard of the United States of America.

It is a clone of this request.

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From: Dave Maass

To Whom It May Concern:

This is a request under the Freedom of Information Act.

On July 21, 2016, the following panel occurred at San Diego Comic-Con:

"Department of Defense and the Department of Homeland Security in the Entertainment Industry

"Phil Strub (DoD Entertainment Media director), Dave Evans (DoD Unscripted director), Lt. Col. Glen Roberts (U.S. Air Force Entertainment Liaison director), Lt. Col. Tim Hyde (U.S. Army Public Affairs-West deputy director), Cmdr. John Pruitt (U.S. Coast Guard MOPIC director), and Capt. Russell Coons (U.S. Navy Info-West director) discuss the requirements to procure DoD and DHS support in the entertainment realm and what assets and services can be provided. A Q&A session will be moderated by Decker Watson (executive producer, Deadliest Catch)."

I hereby request the following records:

All agency records, communications, emails, presentations, and materials for distribution regarding the "Department of Defense and the Department of Homeland Security in the Entertainment Industry" panel on July 21, 2016 at San Diego Comic-Con, including but limited to records associated with planning, execution, and aftermath of the panel

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 there are fees, 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.


Dave Maass


Ms. Claiborne,

Could you please provide a status update to the requester for FOIA number 2016-CGFO-02523?

Thank you,

Amanda C. Ackerson
Management and Policy Analyst
U.S. Coast Guard (CG-611)
Office of Information Management
WASHINGTON DC 20593-7710
Phone: 202-475-3522
Fax: 202-372-8413

From: Claiborne, Deborah H CIV

Dear Sir,

Please see attached.

Deborah Claiborne
United States Coast Guard
Office of External Outreach & Heritage
Community Relations Division

From: Dave Maass

I would like to appeal this FOIA request. Please direct the agency to conduct another search of its records.