At the end of that period, I will order the public disclosure of any information that the agencies cannot demonstrate meets the statutory standard for continued postponement of disclosure under section 5(g) (2)(D) of the President John F. Administration officials said there was no cover-up, just an effort to avoid compromising national security, law enforcement or intelligence gathering methods. Sabato, the founder and director of the Center for Politics at the University of Virginia, and a team of researchers were reviewing the files on Thursday night. Since the good stuff has mainly been withheld for now — or forever — we are primarily looking for obscure clues and shiny objects. In no particular order, our research team at the University of Virginia found these intriguing documents:• Mexico was a cooperative partner with the United States in many ways — from helping to wiretap the Soviet and Cuban Embassies well prior to the assassination, to thorough attempts to investigate Lee Harvey Oswald’s ties in the country after Kennedy’s murder.
Kennedy Assassination Records Collection Act of 1992 (44 U. He sent a report of what they had found so far: As expected, these incomplete raw files are, often, a mess.
Earling Carothers "Jim" Garrison was the District Attorney for the City of New Orleans, Louisiana from 1961 until 1973.
He investigated and prosecuted Clay Shaw for conspiracy to assassinate President Kennedy and he was portrayed in Oliver Stone's film, For questions about these records or copying information, please write to the Special Access and FOIA Staff at the National Archives at College Park, Room 6350, 8601 Adelphi Road, College Park, MD 20740-6001, or call (301) 837-3190, or e-mail: [email protected]
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To view or download a specific document, follow the link in the "Doc Date" column.Born into a wealthy Boston political family, Kennedy was the second of four sons of Joseph P. Navy during World War II despite chronic health problems, including colitis.Kennedy, who served as Ambassador to Great Britain under Franklin Roosevelt. Eventually, Kennedy rose to the rank of lieutenant and was commander of the PT-109, which was rammed by the Japanese off the Solomon Islands.Learn more These releases include FBI, CIA, and other agency documents (both formerly withheld in part and formerly withheld in full) identified by the Assassination Records Review Board as assassination records.The releases to date are as follows: Accessing the Release Files The table below displays metadata about all the released documents.In 1956 he was nominated for Vice President, losing to Estes Kefauver, but receiving national attention that he was able to parley into his 1960 presidential run.In a close election, Kennedy defeated incumbent Vice President Richard Nixon.As President, his administration is marked by the Bay of Pigs Invasion, the Cuban Missile crisis and America’s deepening involvement in Vietnam.He also set the goal of landing a man on the moon before the end of the 1960s, a realized goal he did not live to see. Kennedy was assassinated on November 22, 1963 in Dallas, Texas.The files are sorted by NARA Release Date, with the most recent files appearing first.The previous withholding status (i.e., formerly withheld in part or formerly withheld in full) is identified in the “Formerly Withheld Status” column.