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  • Description of document: Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) files on

    The Anarchist Cookbook, 1971-1999

    Requested date: 15-September-2010

    Released date: 26-January-2011, 01-February-2011

    Posted date: 14-February-2011

    Date/date range of document: 14-January-1971 – 10-September-1999

    Source of document: Federal Bureau of Investigation

    Attn: FOI/PA Request

    Record/Information Dissemination Section

    170 Marcel Drive

    Winchester, VA 22602-4843

    Fax: (540) 868-4995/4996/4997

    E-mail: foiparequest@ic.fbi.gov

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  • U.S. Department of Justice

    Federal Bureau of Investigation

    Washington, D.C. 20535

    January 26, 2011

    Subject THE ANARCHIST COOKBOOK FOIPANo. 1154717-000

    The enclosed documents were reviewed under the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), Title 5, United States Code, Section 552. Deletions have been made to protect information which is exempt from disclosure, with the appropriate exemptions noted on the page next to the excision. In addition, a deleted page information sheet was inserted in the file to indicate where pages were withheld entirely. The exemptions used to withhold information are marked below and explained on the enclosed Form OPCA-16a:

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    Section 552

    18l(b)(3) Federal Rules of Criminal

    Procedure Rule 6(e)

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    r81(b)(7)(E)

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    CJ(b)(8)

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    202 page(s) were reviewed and 159 page(s) are being released.

    Section 552a

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    Document(s) were located which originated with, or contained information concerning other Government agency(ies) [OGA]. This information has been:

    IZl referred to the OGA for review and direct response to you.

    referred to the OGA for consultation. The FBI will correspond with you regarding this information when the consultation is finished.

    You have the right to appeal any denials in this release. Appeals should be directed in writing to the Director, Office of Information Policy, U.S. Department of Justice, 1425 New York Ave., NW, Suite 11050, Washington, D.C. 20530-0001. Your appeal must be received by OIP within sixty (60) days from the date of this letter in order to be considered timely. The envelope and the letter should be clearly marked "Freedom of Information Appeal." Please cite the FOIPA Number assigned to your request so that it may be easily identified.

    The enclosed material is from the main investigative file(s) in which the subject(s) of your request was the focus of the investigation. Our search located additional references, in files relating to other individuals, or matters, which may or may not be about your subject(s). Our experience has shown, when ident, references usually contain information similar to the information processed in the main file(s). Because of our significant backlog, we have given priority to processing only the main

  • Enclosure(s)

    investigative file(s). If you want the references, you must submit a separate request for them in writing, and they will be reviewed at a later date, as time and resources permit.

    See additional information which follows.

    Sincerely yours,

    David M. Hardy Section Chief Record/1 nformation

    Dissemination Section Records Management Division

    In response to your Freedom of Information (FOIA) request submitted to Winchester, VA, enclosed are processed copies of FBI Headquarters file 1 00-HQ-463387 and San Diego file 288A-SD-60400.

    For your information, there is additional material 'Nhich might possibly be responsive to your request. However, these files are presently unavailable. Upon retrieval, material identified as responsive to your request will be processed pursuant to the Freedom of Information/Privacy Act(s), and you will be advised of the results.

  • U.S. Department of Justice

    National Security Division

    Washington, D.C. 20530

    NSD FOIIP A #11-089

    FEB -1 2011

    While processing your September 15, 2010, Freedom oflnformation Act (FOIA) request, the FBI located three documents and referred them to the National Security Division by memorandum dated January 26, 2011, for processing and direct response to you.

    We have reviewed these items and have determined to release them in full or in part. We are withholding the portions of the records indicated at the FBI's request and pursuant to one or more of the following FOIA exemptions set forth in 5 U.S.C. 552(b):

    ( 6) which permits with withholding of personnel and medical files and similar files the disclosure of which would constitute a clearly unwarranted invasion of personal privacy;

    (7) which permits the withholding of records or information compiled for law enforcement purposes, but only to the extent that the production of such law enforcement records or information ...

    (C) could reasonably be expected to constitute an unwarranted invasion of personal privacy.

    If you are not satisfied with this response, you may administratively appeal by writing to the Director, Office oflnformation Policy, United States Department of Justice, 1425 New York Avenue, NW, Suite 11050, Washington, DC 20530-0001. Your appeal must be received within sixty days of the date of this letter. Both the letter and envelope should be clearly marked, "Freedom oflnformation Appeal."

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    SUBSECTIONS OF TITLE 5, UNITED STATES CODE, SECTION 552

    (A) specifically authorized under criteria established by an Executive order to be kept secret in the interest of national defense or foreign

    policy and (B) are in fact properly classified to such Executive order;

    related solely to the internal personnel rules and practices of an agency;

    specifically exempted from disclosure by statute (other than section 552b of this title), provided that such statute(A) requires that the

    matters be withheld from the public in such a manner as to leave no discretion on issue, or (B) establishes particular criteria for withholding or refers to particular types of matters to be withheld;

    trade secrets and commercial or financial information obtained from a person and privileged or confidential;

    inter-agency or intra-agency memorandums or letters which would not be available by law to a party other than an agency in litigation

    with the agency;

    personnel and medical files and similar files the disclosure of which would constitute a clearly unwarranted invasion of personal privacy;

    records or information compiled for law enforcement purposes, but only to the extent that the production of such law enforcement

    records or information ( A ) could be reasonably be expected to interfere with enforcement proceedings, ( B ) would deprive a person

    of a right to a fair trial or an impartial adjudication, ( C ) could be reasonably expected to constitute an unwarranted invasion of personal

    privacy, ( D ) could reasonably be expected to disclose the identity of confidential source, including a State, local, or foreign agency or

    authority or any private institution which furnished information on a confidential basis, and, in the case of record or information compiled

    by a criminal law enforcement authority in the course of a criminal investigation, or by an agency conducting a lawful national security

    intelligence investigation, information furnished by a confidential source, ( E ) would disclose techniques and procedures for law

    enforcement investigations or prosecutions, or would disclose guidelines for law enforcement investigations or prosecutions if such

    disclosure could reasonably be expected to risk circumvention of the law, or (F) could reasonably be expected to endanger the life o