DOS Document Production Cover Letter, ACLU v. DOD, No. 1:04-CV-4151 (S.D.N.Y. May 4, 2005)

Letter from Margaret P. Grafeld, DOS to Amrit Singh, ACLU re: the ACLU's FOIA Request. The letter states that the document production requested is being complied with in some parts and denied or withheld in part.

Wednesday, May 4, 2005
Tuesday, May 3, 2005

United States Department of State
Washington, D.C. 20520

MAY '4 203
Case No. 200303827
Segment L25

Ms. Amrit Singh
American Civil Liberties Union Foundation

125 Broad Street, 18th Floor
New York, New York 10004-2400

Dear Ms. Singh:

I refer to our letter dated December 28, 2004, regarding the
release of certain Department of State material under the
Freedom of Information Act (Title 5 USC Section 552).

In the case of Segment L25_, further coordination was required
before decisions could be made as to the release of two
documents previously retrieved in response to your request.
Coordination has now been completed for both of them and we
find that one may be released in full and one may be released
with excisions. Copies of the released documents are

The material in the excised portions of the document
released in part is of such a nature that its release would
constitute a clearly unwarranted invasion of personal
privacy. As such, it is exempt from release under
subsection (b)(6) of the Freedom of Information Act.

In the case of a document released in part, all non-exempt

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material that is reasonably segregable from the exempt
material has been released.


Margaret P. Grafeld


Office of Information Programs

and Services

As stated.

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