Last Living Monkee Sues FBI For Records On Band

Singer Micky Dolenz filed suit Tuesday against Justice Department after his Freedom of Information Act requested reportedly went unanswered

  • Dolenz is last surviving member of the popular 1960s music group.
  • Attorney says FBI failed to respond to request within required 20-day period.
  • Dolenz’ argues in suit he’s “exhausted all necessary required administrative remedies” to acquire records.
  • Dolenz became the band’s last surviving original member after Michael Nesmith died in 2021.
  • Monkees got on FBI’s radar over anti-war rhetoric, “subliminal messaging” through concert imagery, according to part already released FBI file.