FOIR request ?

Asked over 1 year ago - San Francisco, CA

Can I make request for a school SEVIS (under ICE and DHS) records under the Freedom of Information act ?
Can a non citizen or a illegal alien make such a request ?

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  1. Carl Michael Shusterman


    Contributor Level 20


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    Answered . Yes

    (213) 394-4554 x0 Mr. Shusterman is a former INS Trial Attorney (1976-82) with over 35 years of immigration... more
  2. Alexander Joseph Segal

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    Answered . Yes as long as the information does not fall under some exception to release

    NYC EXPERIENCED IMMIGRATION ATTORNEYS; email:; Phone: (866)... more
  3. Kristen Jane DeWitt-Lopez

    Contributor Level 12


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    Answered . A non-citizen or undocumented immigrant can make a FIOA request; however, be cautious--or at least aware--of providing information that indicates that you are illegally present in the U.S. Good luck to you.

    You can reach DeWitt-Lopez Law, P.C. by calling 602.263.3900 or visiting All of my responses to... more

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