Clinton Speech Reviews March 23, 2015
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United States Department State Washington, D.C. 20520 MAR 2015 Case No. F-2011-03401 Ms. Lisette Garcia Judicial Watch 425 Third St. SW, Suite 800 Washington, 20024 Dear Ms. Garcia: refer our letter dated February 2015, regarding the release certain Department State records under the Freedom Information Act, U.S.C. 552. have completed our review 105 additional records from the files the Office the Legal Adviser that are responsive your request. have determined that these documents may released full and must withheld part pursuant FOIA exemptions and U.S.C. 552 (b)(5) and (b)(6). Where have made excisions, the applicable FOIA exemptions are marked each document. some cases, two more exemptions may apply the same document. enclosure explains Freedom Information Act exemptions and other grounds for withholding material. All released material enclosed. addition, have identified approximately 128 records containing information that was submitted the Department third party potentially exempt from disclosure privileged confidential information under Exemption the FOIA. These documents are being referred the submitter the information for review pursuant Executive Order 12600 and the Departments implementing regulations, C.F.R. 171.13. Review additional records from the Office the Legal Adviser ongoing. will keep you informed your case progresses. -2If you have any questions, you may contact Department Justice attorney James Todd (202) 514-3378. Please sure refer the case number, F2011-03401, and the civil action number, 13-772, all communications about this case. Sincerely, John Hackett, Acting Director Office Information Programs and Services Enclosures: stated. The Freedom Information Actvia FOIA 552) FOIA Exemptions )(1) Information specifically authorized executive order kept secret the interest national defense foreign policy. Executive Order 13526 includes the following classification categories: 1.4(a) 1.4(b) 1.4(c) 1.4(d) 1.4(e) Military plans, systems, operations Foreign government information Intelligence activities, sources methods, cryptology Foreign relations foreign activities ofthe US, including confidential sources Scientific, technological, economic matters relating national security, including defense against transnational terrorism 1.4(f) U.S. Government programs for safeguarding nuclear materials facilities 1.4(g) Vulnerabilities capabilities systems, installations, infrastructures, projects, plans, protection services relating national security, including defense against transnational terrorism 1.4(h) Weapons mass destruction (b)(2) Related solely the internal personnel rules and practices agency )(3) Specifically exempted from disclosure statute (other than USC 552), for example: ARMSEXP CIA PERS/ORG EXPORT CONTROL FSACT INA IRAN Arms Export Control Act, 50a USC 2411(c) Central Intelligence Agency Act 1949, USC 403(g) Export Administration Act 1979, USC App. Sec. 2411(c) Foreign Service Act 1980,22 USC 4004 Immigration and Nationality Act, USC 1202(f), Sec. 222(f) Iran Claims Settlement Act, Public Law 99-99, Sec. 505 (b)(4) Trade secrets and confidential commercial financial information (b)(5) Interagency intra-agency communications forming part ofthe deliberative process, attorney-client privilege, attorney work product (b)(6) Personal privacy information )(7) Law enforcement information whose disclosure would: (A) interfere with enforcement proceedings (B) deprive person fair trial (C) constitute unwarranted invasion personal privacy (D) disclose confidential sources (E) disclose investigation techniques (F) endanger life physical safety individual (b)(8) Prepared for government agency regulating supervising financial institutions (b)(9) Geological and geophysical information and data, including maps, concerning wells Other Grounds for Withholding Material not responsive FOIA request excised with the agreement the requester UNCLASSIFIED U.S. Department State Case No. F-2011-03401 Doc No. C05465093 Date: 03/16/2015 From: To: CC: BCC: SUbject: Wright, Elizabeth Botet, Violanda Brooks, WaldoW (Chip) Sent Date: Received Date: 01/19/2010 12:08 01/1?/2010 12:08 FW: WJC Speaking EngagementJan 14, 2010 Violanda: [RELEASED FULLJ Jim has signed. you wantto send out? Elizabeth Wright Department State Office the Legal Adviser Rm. 6421 Washington, D.C. 20520 202-647-7942 (0) 202 647-7096 (fax) firstname.lastname@example.org [REVIEW AUTHORITY: Frank Tumminia, Senior Revieweij UNCLASSIFIED l:J.:~---~~p~rtm~~-~.