P 071910Z MAY 81
FM SAN FRANCISCO (89A-250) (P) (SQD. 10)
TO DIRECTOR FBI (89-4286) (PRIORITY)
SAN JUAN (PRIORITY) (VIA FBIHQ)
Re Bu teletype to SF dated April 20, 1981 (relay of State, teletype).
In response to George Jackman, Acting Director of Public Prosecution (DPP), questions concerning defense requests for witness statements in his possession, and Guyanese police possession.
DPP should be advised that under US judicial system, defense is entitled to trial witness statements in possession of US Attorney’s office.
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DPP was proper in advising Tony Tamburello that he should make his request to the prosecution in San Francisco.
US Attorney’s office, San Francisco, would appreciate notification by DPP should he be recontacted by Layton’s defense attorney.
Leads. San Juan. At San Juan, Puerto Rico.
Is requested to relay to American Embassy, Georgetown, Guyana.
Bureau. At Washington, DC.
Bureau is requested to relay above to Department of State, Bureau of Consular Affairs, CA/CS/CCS/ARA, attention [name deleted].