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Oops! Obama Realizes Exec. Privilege not Legal to Hide Fast, Furious Docs

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‘Any Way We Can Fix Fox?’ Attkisson Exposes DOJ Fast & Furious Emails

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Oops! Obama Realizes Exec. Privilege not Legal to Hide Fast, Furious Docs

After using executive privilege to withhold Fast and Furious records for two years, the Obama administration has quietly stopped exerting the power to hide information about the disastrous gun-running operation. Judicial Watch attorneys discovered the extraordinary about-face in recent exchanges with Department of Justice (DOJ). JW has been a leader…

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Emails show Obama administration targeted reporter over her coverage of ‘Operation Fast and Furious’ scandal

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Judicial Watch Statement on Release of Enormous Trove of DOJ Fast and Furious Documents

Judicial Watch announced today that it received from the Obama Department of Justice (DOJ) on November 18, 2014, a large production of documents pertaining to Operation Fast and Furious. The documents were forced out of the Obama administration through a June 2012 Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request and subsequent September 2012 FOIA lawsuit (Judicial Watch

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Documents Obtained by Judicial Watch Reveal Justice Department Sent Community Relations Service Agents to Ferguson at the Request of the NAACP

Judicial Watch announced today that on October 30, it obtained Department of Justice (DOJ) records revealing that the Obama administration sent eight Community Relations Service (CRS) agents to Ferguson, Missouri, at the request of the NAACP immediately following the fatal shooting of Michael Brown by police officer Darren Wilson. The DOJ contingent included CRS

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DOJ’s Fast and Furious Prequel: Failed Grenade-Running Operation

The Obama Justice Department endangered public safety by allowing a renowned weapons smuggler to continue working for Mexican drug cartels even after the agency had more than enough evidence to indict him, according to a federal audit made public this week. As if this weren’t bad enough, the case is…

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The Fast and Furious Cover-up, Hiding In Plain Sight

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Ed Henry vs. Earnest: Why Did Obama Invoke Executive Privilege on Holder Fast & Furious Emails?

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Justice Dept. List of Withheld Fast & Furious Docs is 1,323 Pages Long

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Judicial Watch Obtains Key Fast and Furious Information

Judicial Watch announced today it received from the Obama Department of Justice (DOJ) a “Vaughn index” describing controversial Operation Fast and Furious records. The document was produced as the result of a court order in the group’s September 2012 Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit.

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Obama Asserts Fast and Furious Executive Privilege Claim for Holder’s Wife

Judicial Watch announced today that it received from the Obama Department of Justice (DOJ) a “Vaughn index” detailing records about the Operation Fast and Furious scandal.  The index was forced out of the Obama administration thanks to JW’s June 2012 Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request and subsequent September 2012…

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Justice Department Expert, Paid $70,000, Belittles Black Voters

In an astonishing piece of election news from North Carolina, a Justice Department expert took the stand in a voting laws case to repeatedly suggest that that black voters were “less sophisticated” than white voters. Charles Stewart, a political scientist hired by the Justice Department at a cost of around…

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El Paso Narco-Terror Figure Exposed by JW Pleads Guilty

A key figure—illegal alien Hector Pedroza Huerta—in a narco-terror ring that runs from El Paso to Chicago to New York City has pleaded guilty to federal immigration charges in Texas, Judicial Watch has confirmed. Earlier this week JW reported that Huerta’s partner in crime, Emad Karakrah, was arraigned in Chicago…

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The stonewalling legacy

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Documents Obtained by Judicial Watch Reveal that Fast and Furious Rifle Was Used in 2013 Phoenix Gang-Style Assault

Judicial Watch today announced that, based on information uncovered through a Judicial Watch public records lawsuit against the City of Phoenix, the U.S. Congress has confirmed that an AK 47 rifle used in a July 29, 2013, gang-style assault on an apartment building that left two people wounded was part of the Obama Department of Justice (DOJ) Operation Fast and

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Judicial Watch Sues DOJ for Operation Choke Point Records

DOJ program pressures banks to cut ties with law abiding businesses; House Financial Services Committee Chair warns enforcement could be used as “a pretext for the advancement of political objectives…” (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today that on September 4, 2014, it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)…

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Aides knew of possible White House link to Cartagena, Colombia, prostitution scandal

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Judicial Watch: Holder Resigned Over Federal Judge’s Fast & Furious Ruling

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The Fast & Furious scandal: Sunshine ahead?

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Another Possible Smoking Gun Tied To Operation Fast and Furious


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