UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURTFOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
)VERN MCKINLEY, ))Plaintiff, )) No. 12-cv-1176 (RWR)v. ))COMMODITY FUTURES TRADING )COMMISSION, ))and ))SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE )COMMISSION, ))Defendants. )_________________________________________ )
ANSWER OF DEFENDANTS
COMES NOW Defendants, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (“CFTC”) andthe Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”), (collectively “Defendants”), throughundersigned counsel, and hereby submits the following answer to Vern McKinley’s (“Plaintiff”)Complaint:
Defendants have conducted adequate searches in response to the subject Freedom of Information Act (“FOIA”) request at issue and properly withheld documents subject toapplicable FOIA exemptions.
The Complaint fails to state a claim upon which relief can be granted.
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