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17 February 2014

CatFitz DMCA Notice for Snowden Plot

Date: Mon, 17 Feb 2014 08:58:45 -0800 (PST)
From: Catherine Fitzpatrick <catfitzny[at]>
Subject: Notice of Copyright Infringement
To: "cryptome[at]" <cryptome[at]>

February 17, 2014

Cryptome Administrator: John Young
John Young, Cryptome Administrator
tel: 212-873-8700
251 West 89th Street,
New York, NY 10024

Subject: Notice of Copyright Infringement

Attn: John Young, Cryptome Administrator

This notice complies with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (17 U.S.C. §512(c)(3))

I, Catherine A. Fitzpatrick, swear under penalty of perjury that I am authorized to act on my own behalf as the Rights Owner for the copyrighted works listed below.

It has come to my attention that your website ( is engaged in the electronic distribution of copies of my works and that your account @cryptomeorg is linking to these works. It is my good faith belief that the use of these works in this manner is not authorized by myself, the copyright owner, or any agent or the law. This is in clear violation of United States, European Union, and International copyright law.

You must expeditiously remove this material from the website or block or disable access to it, as required under both US and EU law.

The works are listed below:

Privacy for Me and Not for Thee: The Movement for Invincible Personal Encryption, Radical State Transparency, and the Snowden Hack

Published by me at, among other locations:

The URLs to identify the infringing files and the means to locate them on your website are listed below.

I believe in good faith that use of the aforementioned material is not authorized by me, the copyright owner, any agents, or the law.

The information in this notice is accurate and true to the best of my knowledge.

You must expeditiously remove or block or disable access to all the infringing material.

Publication of DMCA notices and copyright owner's address is not required by you in order to comply with the law.

The next letter will be from counsel.

/Catherine A. Fitzpatrick/

Catherine A. Fitzpatrick

New York, NY xxxxx
[Redacted at writer's complaint]