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IRS Sits By As Inmates Collect Fraudulent Tax Refunds

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Illegal Aliens Hear of U.S. “Credible Fear” Asylum on Facebook

As if Obama’s backdoor amnesty wasn’t bad enough, the administration is also quietly granting thousands of illegal immigrants “asylum” when they claim to have a “credible fear” of returning to their native country. Officially foreigners can seek asylum under five categories, based on fear of persecution over race, religion, nationality,…

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Judicial Watch Statement on Federal Court Ruling Affirming Virginia Clean Up of Voter Lists

Judicial Watch applauded today’s decision by U.S. District Court Judge Claude Hilton (in the case of Democratic Party of Virginia v. Virginia State Board of Elections, et al., (Case No. 13-cv-1218)) to deny a petition by the Democratic Party of Virginia seeking to prevent the Virginia Board of Elections from…

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Public School Students Punished for Wearing U.S. Flag T-Shirts

Only in Obama’s America do public school students get in trouble—and sent home—for wearing T-shirts sporting an American flag because it may offend their Mexican counterparts. The shirts were considered “incendiary” by administrators at a northern California high school because there had been ethnic tension between Mexican and white students…

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Weekly Update: We Sued the IRS!

Judicial Watch Sues IRS for Tea Party Scandal Records
JW Sues Mayor Bloomberg for Documents on his Anti-Gun Group, Mayors Against Illegal Guns
JW and AEF File Friend of Court Brief in Support of Virginia’s Efforts to Clean Voter Rolls

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Mexican Cartels Help Hezbollah Infiltrate U.S.

In a shocking revelation made by a veteran U.S. counterterrorism expert, Hezbollah has infiltrated the Southwest United States by joining forces with Mexican drug cartels that have long operated in the region. Judicial Watch has for years reported on the chilling connection between Islamic extremists and Mexican drug cartels. In…

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DOJ Forces College Menu Change: Food Allergy is a Disability

In one of the more outrageous moves by the Justice Department’s bloated civil rights division, a private college was strong armed into a legal settlement in which it agreed that food allergies are a disability under federal law. The story got little coverage as the Department of Justice (DOJ) quietly…

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Judicial Watch and AEF File Friend of Court Brief in Support of Virginia Efforts to Clean Voter Rolls

Brief opposes Democratic Party of Virginia efforts to prevent state from removing up to 57,000 ineligible voters from voter registration rolls; says Democrats failed to produce “a single instance where a voter was erroneously and permanently removed from Virginia’s voter rolls”  (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch ,the public interest group that investigates

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Obamacare Navigator Director Is an Illegal Immigrant

In the ultimate insult to Americans, an illegal immigrant who proudly defies U.S. law—and encourages others to do the same—is benefitting from our tax dollars as a subcontractor recruiting customers for Obamacare. The recruiters are known as “navigators” because their task is to help people “navigate” the complicated health insurance…

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Fired DOJ Atty. Sues: U.S. Ignored 9/11 Fundraising Evidence

A respected veteran federal prosecutor got fired for reporting government misconduct involving a terrorism fundraising operation run by 9/11 hijacker Mohamaed Atta, according to a lawsuit filed in federal court against the Department of Justice (DOJ) and Attorney General Eric Holder. The complaint, filed this month in United States District…

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Records Reveal Former Top ACORN Operative Continues to Advise CFPB Head, Other Officials on Housing Issues

March 21 Letter from NHRC’s Dorpalen to CFPB Senior Advisor Calls for Extension of Home Affordable Modification Program; Obama Administration Extends Program Eight Weeks Later  (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today that it has obtained documents from the Consumer Financial Protection Administration (CFPB) revealing that Bruce Dorpalen, the

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Shutdown Blamed for Old Chemical Plant Security Lapses

The ranking Democrat on the House Energy and Commerce Committee has launched a comical theatrical campaign warning that the government shutdown is endangering the country because security standards at chemical facilities aren’t being enforced. Here’s where the funny part comes in; the so-called security standards have failed miserably over the…

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Judicial Watch Sues IRS for Tea Party Scandal Records

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today that on October 9, 2013, it filed a Freedom of Information (FOIA) lawsuit (Judicial Watch, Inc. v. Internal Revenue Service (No. 1:13-cv-01559)) against the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) asking the District Court for the District of Columbia to compel the agency to produce…

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Judicial Watch Announces a Special Panel: ‘The Second Amendment under Attack’

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced it will host a panel discussion:  “The Second Amendment under Attack.” Panelists include Dr. John R. Lott, author of “More Guns, Less Crime;” Attorney Stephen P. Halbrook, author of “The Founder’s Second Amendment;” and Emily J. Miller, author of “Emily Gets Her Gun: But…

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Weekly Update: Shutdown…Obamacare!

Chaos and Corruption in Obama’s Washington How many people signed up for Obamacare after “the great reveal” last week?  Simple question, yes? One that the Obama administration should be able to answer quite easily, given its technical sophistication and unprecedented ability to collect and analyze data of all kinds. If…

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Media Blasts Obama: Most Closed, Control Freak Administration

You know things are really bad when the mainstream press corps trashes the Obama administration—on the record!—for its secrecy, aggressive efforts to control information and hostility towards the media when it exposes information viewed as unfavorable to the president.    This includes an unprecedented number of prosecutions of government sources,…

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Foreign Nationals Get Free Rein at U.S. Nuclear Lab

A year after an 82-year-old nun made headlines for breaking into the government’s key bomb-grade uranium storage facility a federal audit says security was compromised at a nearby nuclear weapons lab when thousands of foreign nationals from communist and Middle Eastern countries were granted “unaccompanied access.” Both facilities—Y-2 National Security…

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White House, IRS exchanged confidential taxpayer info

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Florida dentist sues on Obamacare: Obama ‘rules by executive fiat’

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Judicial Watch Sues Mayor Bloomberg for Documents on his Anti-Gun Group, Mayors Against Illegal Guns

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today that on October 4, 2013, it filed a Freedom of Information Law (FOIL) lawsuit with the Supreme Court of the New York requesting that the office of New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg be ordered to produce all records of communications between the…

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Feds Want Detroit Mayor Jailed for 28 Years

Detroit citizens endured a tumultuous period of corruption, scandal, mismanagement and greed under the leadership of their former mayor, say federal prosecutors in asking a judge to slap the thug with nearly three decades in prison. It would mark the harshest punishment for public corruption in U.S. history, but the…


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