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Subject: Juan Lopez
Pursuant to the Illinois Freedom of Information Act’s personal information exemption (5 ILCS 140/7(1)(c)) and the personal privacy interests of the victims of the shooting incident at Mercy Hospital, the Civilian Office of Police Accountability (COPA) is not releasing audio and video materials received and reviewed to date relative to this incident. COPA will continue to timely review and assess whether the release of further material received would similarly implicate the victims’ personal privacy interests.