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Judicial Watch Statement on U.S. Supreme Court’s Travel Ban Decision

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton issued the following statement in response to today’s decision by the U.S. Supreme Court concerning President Trump’s Executive Order that, among other anti-terrorist measures, temporarily restricts most travel from certain Middle East nations: Today, in a historic decision, every Supreme Court justice…

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Judicial Watch Applauds U.S. Supreme Court Decision to Hear Case against Arbitrary Redistricting Methods Proposed for Wisconsin

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch today praised the decision by the United States Supreme Court to stay a lower court’s ruling and to hear a case concerning gerrymandering in Wisconsin.  Judicial Watch and the Allied Educational Foundation (AEF) filed an amici curiae brief in an effort to convince the high…

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Conservative, Religious, Pro-Life Leaders Praise Trump’s SCOTUS Nomination

From CNS News: Conservative, religious and pro-life leaders were effusive in their praise of President Donald Trump’s nomination of 10th Circuit Court of Appeals Judge Neil Gorsuch to the U.S. Supreme Court Tuesday night.  

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JW Facebook Followers Overwhelmingly Support Gorsuch Nomination

Dear Editor/Broadcaster, Judicial Watch would like to share with you the overwhelmingly positive feedback JW Facebook followers have shown President Trump’s nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court. Among JW’s 3,600,815 followers on Facebook, the support has been substantial. Here is the statement we posted on JW Facebook…

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GOP may ‘nuke’ Dems over Supreme Court nominee

From WND: Now the fevered hostilities between Democrats and President Trump could go “nuclear” over his nominee to the Supreme Court. And former Rep. Michele Bachmann, R-Minn., told WND she has no problem with that, because, “Obama’s Marxist coalition has declared war on the American people’s choice for president.”

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CONSERVATIVES ECSTATIC OVER GORSUCH NOMINATION

From WND: There’s been a vacancy there since early last year because of the death of Justice Antonin Scalia, an icon of conservatives who believe Congress writes the laws and courts interpret them. Trump had promised during his campaign that if elected he would nominate someone in the mold of…

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Voter ID and the Real Threat to Democracy

From The Wall Street Journal: The Supreme Court concluded in 2008that voter ID is constitutional and doesn’t impose an unreasonable burden on voters. But the recent decisions of three federal courts

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Judicial Watch Statement on Supreme Court’s Decision to Throw out Corruption Conviction of Ex-Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton made the following statement regarding the unanimous decision by the U.S. Supreme Court to throw out the corruption conviction of former Governor Bob McDonnell: The decision by the Supreme Court to vacate former Virginia governor Robert McDonnell’s graft conviction further weakens the…

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Supreme Court upholds affirmative action program at Texas college

From The Hill: “It means that universities can continue to make diversity and inclusion central goals of their admissions processes, and means our college campuses will continue to be places where young adults of all backgrounds can learn from each other,” Clinton said in a statement. The justices appeared closely…

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Judicial Watch Statement on Supreme Court Decision Approving Race-Based Admission Policies

Dissent Quotes Judicial Watch/Allied Educational Foundation Brief (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton made the following statement regarding today’s 4-3 decision by the U.S. Supreme Court that allows the continued practice of giving applicants admission preferences, based upon race and ethnicity, to the University of Texas at Austin…

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“Shut Up and Color”

Judicial Watch Submits Proposed Witness List, Discovery Plan to Federal Court in Clinton Email Matter National Security Agency Rebuffed Clinton Request for Blackberry Obama Plays Politics on Supreme Court Nomination Judicial Watch Submits Proposed Witness List, Discovery Plan to Federal Court in Clinton Email Matter Your Judicial Watch took another…

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Judge Garland Shielded White House Visitor Logs From Disclosure

Transparency advocate calls 2013 decision ‘the epitome of judicial activism.’

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Supreme Court Misrule

Supreme Court Undermines the Republic Judicial Watch Files Suit to End Gerrymandering in Maryland, Protect Constitution Obama Peddles Global Warming Fantasies, Attacks Political Opponents at Taxpayer Expense Supreme Court Undermines the Republic The whole idea behind lifetime appointments to the highest court in the land is to provide justices with…

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Judicial Watch Statement on Supreme Court’s Ruling in Obergefell v. Hodges

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton made the following statement in response to the Supreme Court’s ruling today in Obergefell v. Hodges: Today’s decision shows that the Supreme Court can be a danger to our republican form of government. The opinion authored by Justice Kennedy is not constitutional,…

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Judicial Watch Statement on SCOTUS Ruling in Texas Department of Housing v. Inclusive Communities Project

Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton made the following statement in response to the Supreme Court’s ruling today in Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs, et al. v. The Inclusive Communities Project, Inc., in which it upheld a federal Fair Housing Act (FHA) interpretation that imposes liability on a state housing decision that disparately impacts

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Judicial Watch Statement on Supreme Court’s Ruling in King v. Burwell

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton made the following statement in response to the Supreme Court’s ruling today in King v. Burwell, in which it held that the federal government was authorized to provide subsidies for individuals whose states did not establish healthcare exchanges under the terms of…

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Judicial Watch Statement on Supreme Court’s Decision to Grant Certiorari in Shapiro v. Mack

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton made the following statement in response to the Supreme Court’s decision Monday to grant certiorari to the plaintiffs in Shapiro et al. v. Mack et al., which challenges Maryland’s 2011 legislative redistricting plan on the grounds that it violates the voting rights of Maryland citizens…

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High court could push California rightward

The Supreme Court is considering arguments made in the case Evenwel v. Abbott, in which Texas citizens, along with Judicial Watch, are arguing that electoral districts should be drawn based on the number of U.S. citizens in the district, not just “persons,” which would include illegal immigrants. Electoral reform makes sense, and Judicial Watch is

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Judicial Watch, AEF File Amici Brief with Supreme Court Supporting Arizona, Kansas Efforts to Require Proof of Citizenship on Voter Registration Forms

‘Illegal voting at any level can change the outcome of elections.  And there is no acceptable amount of fraud.’ (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today that it has joined with the Allied Educational Foundation (AEF) to file an amici curiae brief with the United States Supreme Court in support of Arizona’s and…

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Exclusive: ISIS Border Threat Exposed

Judicial Watch Exposes ISIS Threat on Border IRS Scandal Continues Defending Marriage Judicial Watch Exposes ISIS Threat on Border Judicial Watch is proving itself the most resourceful and impactful educational organization in the nation.  No other media outlet, no congressional committee, and no other non-governmental organization can match JW’s successes…


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