Death Penalty Procedures (Utah Department of Corrections)

Curtis Waltman filed this request with the Department of Corrections of Utah.
Tracking # 1369014-000
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From: Curtis Waltman

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to Utah’s Government Records Access and Management Act (“GRAMA”), I hereby request the following records:

Policies, procedures and/or training documents pertaining to the execution of death row inmates. This includes any policies and procedures concerning a death row inmate's last meal and any training documents or policies regarding the use of a firing squad in executing death row inmates.

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 10 business days, as the statute requires.

Sincerely,

Curtis Waltman

From: Misty Barry

Curtis,

As per your request, I am informing you of the total charges in advance of
fulfilling your request. The current TMF01 document responsive to your
request is 138 pages. 138 x .25 = $34.50. Please let me know if you would
like me to proceed with your request. I will not do so until I have your
approval and once I have received your approval, I will then respond to the
formal request and approval within 10 business days.

Thank you,

Misty V. Barry, C.P.M.
Policy Specialist
Department of Corrections
Office: (801) 545-5647
Fax: (801) 523-7473
e-mail: mbarry@utah.gov

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---------- Forwarded message ----------
From: Gina Proctor <ginaproctor@utah.gov>
Date: Thu, Mar 2, 2017 at 2:11 PM
Subject: Fwd: GRAMA Request: Death Penalty Procedures (Utah Department of
Corrections)
To: Stephen Gehrke <sgehrke@utah.gov>, Misty Barry <mbarry@utah.gov>

Here is a request from MuckRock News

---------- Forwarded message ----------
From: <requests@muckrock.com>
Date: Thu, Mar 2, 2017 at 1:53 PM
Subject: GRAMA Request: Death Penalty Procedures (Utah Department of
Corrections)
To: ginaproctor@utah.gov

March 2, 2017
Department of Corrections
Records Bureau
Utah Department of Corrections
14717 S. Minuteman Dr.
Draper, Utah 84020

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to Utah’s Government Records Access and Management Act (“GRAMA”),
I hereby request the following records:

Policies, procedures and/or training documents pertaining to the execution
of death row inmates. This includes any policies and procedures concerning
a death row inmate's last meal and any training documents or policies
regarding the use of a firing squad in executing death row inmates.

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 10 business
days, as the statute requires.

Sincerely,

Curtis Waltman

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Filed via MuckRock.com
E-mail (Preferred): requests@muckrock.com

For mailed responses, please address (see note):
MuckRock
DEPT MR 34278
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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Gina Proctor
Records Manager
801-545-5701 <(801)%20545-5701> Phone
801-523-7524 <(801)%20523-7524> FAX
Utah Department of Corrections

CONFIDENTIALITY NOTICE
This email transmission from the Utah Department of Corrections, contains
information which may be confidential and/or legally privileged. If you
have received this email in error, please notify us at ginaproctor@utah.gov
. .

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Misty V. Barry, C.P.M.
Policy Specialist
Department of Corrections
Office: (801) 545-5647
Fax: (801) 523-7473
e-mail: mbarry@utah.gov

NOTICE: This e-mail and any attachments may contain confidential
information. Use and further disclosure of the information by the
recipient must be consistent with applicable laws, regulations, and
agreements. If you received this e-mail in error, please notify the
sender; delete the e-mail; and do not use, disclose or store the
information it contains.

From: Curtis Waltman

Hi Gina,

Yes I would like to proceed. I am in the process of sending the check today. Thank you!

Sincerely,
Curtis Waltman
MuckRock News

From: MuckRock

To Whom It May Concern:

Please find enclosed a check for $34.50 to satisfy the fee associated with the attached public records request.

Thank you.

From: Department of Corrections

A copy of documents responsive to the request.

From: Department of Corrections

A copy of documents responsive to the request.

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