Procedures and policies related to the handling of inmate grievances (Division of Corrections)

Beryl Lipton filed this request with the Division of Corrections of West Virginia.


From: Beryl Lipton

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the West Virginia Freedom of Information Act and the West Virginia Open Governmental Proceedings Act, I hereby request the following records:

All procedures and policies related to the handling of inmate grievances.

I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as I believe this request is in the public interest. The requested documents will be made available to the general public free of charge as part of the public information service at, processed by a representative of the news media/press and is made in the process of news gathering and not for commercial usage.

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 5 business days, as the statute requires.


Beryl Lipton


To Whom It May Concern:

I wanted to follow up on the following Freedom of Information request, copied below, and originally submitted on Sept. 19, 2014. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is needed.

Thank you for your help.

From: Marion, Leslie L

Attached is a reply to your November 21, 2014, FOIA request.

Thank you,
Leslie Marion
Secretary II
West Virginia Division of Corrections
1409 Greenbrier Street
Charleston, WV 25311<>
304-558-2036, ext. 53485

From: Beryl Lipton


Thank you very much for this!

Have a lovely afternoon,