April 17, 2017 A.D.


Office of Information Policy

U.S. Department of Justice

1425 New York Avenue, Suite 11050

Washington 20530-0001

District of Columbia, USA


Subject:  Freedom of Information Act Request Number: FOIA-2017-00975



Greetings Director:


This is a proper, timely and lawful Appeal under the Freedom of Information Act (“FOIA”).


On November 21, 2016 A.D., I requested APPOINTMENT AFFIDAVITS executed by Ms. Lois G. Lerner upon occupying the position of attorney with the Criminal Division, U.S. Department of Justice, circa 1978 A.D. and OATH OF OFFICE executed by Ms. Lois G. Lerner upon occupying the position of Special Assistant to the United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Virginia.


To date, I have not received a complete reply to that FOIA request.


I hereby appeal your failure to reply with all requested documents.


You now have twenty (20) working days to respond to this Appeal.  See statute of limitations in the Freedom of Information Act.



Sincerely yours,


/s/ Paul Andrew Mitchell


Paul Andrew Mitchell, B.A., M.S., Damaged Party;

Private Attorney General, Civil RICO: 18 U.S.C. 1964,

Rotella v. Wood, 528 U.S. 549 (2000) (objectives of Civil RICO);  and,

Agent of the United States as Qui Tam Relator (4X),

Federal Civil False Claims Act: 31 U.S.C. 3729 et seq.,

U.S. ex rel. Madden v. General Dynamics Corp., 4 F.3d 827 (1993),

(qui tam relators are classified as agents of the United States)



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