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5 USC 552 (b)(1)    Classified information.        

5 USC 552 (b)(2)    Information related solely to the internal personnel rules and practices of

                             The DON and it’s activities.           

 5 USC 552 (b)(3)    Information protected from release by other statutes              

 5 USC 552 (b)(4)    Information containing trade secrets, commercial or financial information

                             That is privileged or confidential                

5 USC 552 (b)(5)    Information considered privileged in litigation, primarily under the

                             deliberative process privilege; records pertaining to attorney-client

                             privilege; and the attorney work-product privilege.                  

 5 USC 552 (b)(6)    Information related to the personal privacy of individuals          

 5 USC 552 (b)(7)    Records or information compiled for law enforcement purposes

              (b)(7)(A)    Could reasonably be expected to interfere with enforcement proceedings

             (b)(7)(B)    Would deprive a person of the right to a fair trial or to an impartial

                             adjudication

             (b)(7)(C)    Could reasonable be expected to constitute an unwarranted invasion of

                             personal privacy of a living person, including surviving family members

                             of an individual identified in such a record.

             (b)(7)(D)   Could reasonably be expected to disclose the identity of a confidential

                             source, including a source within DON; a State, local or foreign agency or

                             authority; or any private institution that furnishes the information on a

                             confidential basis.

          (b)(7)(E)       Would disclose techniques and procedures for law enforcement

                             investigations or prosecutions, or would disclose guidelines for law

                             enforcement investigations

          (b)(7)(F)       Could reasonable be expected to endanger the life or physical safety of

                             any individual

 5 USC 552 (b)(8)    Information related to examination, operation or condition reports prepared

                             by, on behalf of, or for the use of any agency responsible for the regulation

                             or supervision of financial institutions

 5 USC 552 (b)(9)    Geological or geophysical information concerning wells             

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