Judicial Watch • Department of Defense

Freed Gitmo Terrorist Member of Islamic Opposition in Syria

CORRUPTION CHRONICLES

At Least $8 Bil in Iraq Rehab Funds Lost To Waste, Fraud

A decade after the U.S. started the war in Iraq American taxpayers are still funding an exorbitant  “reconstruction” effort in the Middle Eastern nation and a chunk of the money—billions—has been lost to fraud and corruption. This isn’t something that’s been widely covered because most media lost interest after the…

CORRUPTION CHRONICLES

DOD Green Energy Project to Pay Off in 447 Years

In a mind-boggling example of government waste, it will take the U.S. Navy an astounding 447 years to benefit from a costly green-energy project that’s supposed to save money by lowering utility bills. Like many other failed renewable energy experiments, the Navy project was funded with money from President Obama’s…

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Judicial Watch Lawsuit Forces Release of bin Laden Burial Records from United States Navy

Heavily Redacted Documents in Response to JW FOIA Raise Further Questions about Obama Administration ‘Stonewalling’ (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today that it has obtained bin Laden burial records from the United States Navy as a result of  its July 18, 2012, Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit seeking…

CORRUPTION CHRONICLES

DOD’s “Fragmented” Security Policies Undermine Nation’s Safety

In what may seem like a bad joke, a federal audit reveals that the Department of Defense (DOD) undermines national security with its long “fragmented, redundant and inconsistent” security policies that often overlap and are not coordinated. This is downright scary, considering that the country’s security essentially depends on DOD…

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Judicial Watch Obtains Stack of ‘Overlooked’ CIA Records Detailing Meetings with bin Laden Filmmakers

Obama Deputy National Security Advisor for Strategic Communications: Obama White House ‘trying to have visibility into the UBL (Usama bin Laden) projects.’  (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today that it has obtained records from the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) and Department of Defense (DOD) regarding meetings and communications…

CORRUPTION CHRONICLES

Billions For Iraq Reconstruction Lost To Fraud

As the end of the war in Iraq approaches its first anniversary, most Americans may not realize that billions of their taxpayer dollars are still being spent on Iraq “reconstruction” projects that are rife with waste, fraud and abuse. In fact, the government has lost track of a large portion…

CORRUPTION CHRONICLES

Jordan, U.S Military Join Forces For “Women’s Leadership Engagement”

In a bizarre waste of U.S. military resources, a National Guard unit has teamed up with a Middle Eastern country’s armed forces for “women’s leadership engagement” workshops featuring “trust activities.” Most Americans may not know it, but a Colorado unit of the U.S. National Guard and Jordan’s Armed Forces have…

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Judicial Watch Obtains DOD and CIA Records Detailing Meetings with bin Laden Raid Filmmakers

DOD Officials Disclosed to Filmmakers Identity of SEAL Team Six Operator and Commander; Ask Film Director to Withhold Operator’s Name, ‘because he shouldn’t be talking out of school.’ (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch, the organization that investigates and fights government corruption, announced today that it has obtained records from the…

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Judicial Watch Statement on Federal Court Decision Blocking Public Access to bin Laden Death Photos and Videos

 “If Obama is so concerned with how terrorists might react to these photos, then why has he made bin Laden’s death the cornerstone of his reelection campaign?”  (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton issued a statement today in response to a Thursday, April 26 decision by federal Judge…

CORRUPTION CHRONICLES

Classified CIA Docs Found In Gitmo Prison Cells

Classified U.S. government information was found in the cells of high-value detainees at the Guantanamo Bay military prison that houses the world’s most dangerous terrorists, according to the Department of Justice (DOJ). The alarming revelation comes just days after lawyers for an al-Qaeda operative—USS Cole bomber Abd al-Rahim al-Nashiri—jailed at…

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Judicial Watch Sues DOD and CIA for Records Detailing Possible Leak of bin Laden Classified Information to Hollywood Director

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch, the organization that investigates and fights government corruption, announced today that it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit on January 13, 2012, against the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) and the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) to obtain documents regarding meetings and communications between…

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Judicial Watch Asks Federal Court to Order Release of Bin Laden Death Photos/Video

“Under FOIA…the American people have a right to these historical artifacts…” (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch, the organization that investigates and fights government corruption, announced today that it has filed a new court document in its Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the Department of Defense (DOD) and Central…

THE DOCKET

Judicial Watch v. Department of Defense and Central Intelligence Agency (No. 11-890) – Osama bin Laden raid photographs and video recordings

Following the raid by US Navy SEALs which killed Osama bin Laden, the Obama Department of Defense (DOD) and Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) provided photographic and video evidence of bin Laden’s death to members of Congress. Judicial Watch believes that the American public has the right to see those documents…


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