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IRS Sits By As Inmates Collect Fraudulent Tax Refunds


U.S. Ignored Intel of 2000 Al Qaeda Hijack Plot: Didn’t Believe “Usama bin Laden’s Organization or the Taliban Could Carry out Such an Operation”

The United States disregarded advanced warning of a 2000 Al Qaeda plot to hijack a commercial airliner because “nobody believed that Usama bin Laden’s organization or the Taliban could carry out such an operation,” according to intelligence documents obtained by Judicial Watch. It took the government 11 years to furnish…


Sued: Pentagon for Mikey Weinstein documents, Anti-Christian Activist Who Compares Evangelicals with Taliban and al-Qaeda

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today that on September 10, 2013, it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia against the Department of Defense seeking “all records and communications” between the Pentagon and Military Religious Freedom Foundation (MRFF)…


Frankfurt Hijacking Plot by bin Laden in 2000

Al Qaeda (AQ) planned to hijack a commercial airliner departing Frankfurt International Airport between March and August 2000. Judicial Watch has uncovered a Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) Intelligence Information Report (IIR) on the event. The report is titled: “Letters Detailing Usama bin Laden and Terrorist’s Plans to Hijack an Aircraft Flying…


How was Weiner’s wife Huma Abedin allowed to ‘double-dip’ with private contracts while working for Hillary Clinton at the State Dept.?


Mobilizing Election Integrity, at Judicial Watch


U.S. $ponsors Event Featuring Ex ACORN Chief Trashing Whites

President Obama and more than a dozen U.S. government agencies participated in a Washington D.C. conference that featured a keynote speaker—a black activist who headed the Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now (ACORN)—who made racist remarks about whites. It gets better; American taxpayers helped fund the annual event, put…


FDA to Regulate Mobile Apps, Monitor Social Media

Though it’s failed miserably to fulfill its key mission of protecting public health and safety over the years, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has found a new calling unrelated to its duties; monitoring social media and smart phone applications. As is the case when federal agencies embark on new…


Judicial Watch Announces New Team Member Robert D. Popper

Former Deputy Chief of Voting Section of the Civil Rights Division of the U.S. Department of Justice (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today its newest team member, attorney Robert D. Popper.  As Deputy Chief of the Voting Section of the Department of Justice (DOJ), he led complex litigations involving…


JW Sues for Records on Controversial State Department Consulting Agreement for Former Clinton Aide Huma Abedin

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today that on September 5, 2013, it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the Obama Department of State seeking access to all records detailing contracts between the State Department and Abedin, as well as the Clinton aide’s outside employment while under…


Obamacare Countdown: $2.5 Mil to Promote it in Rural Areas

As the clock ticks towards the implementation of Obamacare the administration has embarked on a costly promotion frenzy to enroll patients, this week allocating north of $2.5 million to target rural areas. The allotment comes on the heels of an astounding $67 million infusion to dozens of leftist organizations that…


JW Sues Defense Department for Records about Removal of “So Help Me God” from Air Force Academy Written Materials

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today that on September 12, 2013, it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) for records regarding the decision to remove the words “So help me God” from certain United States Air Force (USAF) written materials,…


Elizabeth Warren: ‘behavioral economics’ birthed CFPB’s credit card data-mining


GOP rep. presses ICE on re-naming of defunded advocacy position


Green Energy Co. Folds after Obama gives it $99.8 Mil

For the third time in just a few months, another one of President Obama’s alternative energy ventures has failed after getting tens of millions of dollars from American taxpayers. It’s a tired old story that nevertheless keeps repeating itself as the administration moves forward with an aggressive plan to make…


Judicial Watch Victory: Judge Voids Special Order 7

Controversial LAPD Program Benefited Dangerous, Unlicensed Drivers (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today that California Superior Court Judge Terry A. Green struck down a controversial Los Angeles Police Department policy, Special Order 7, which regulated the impounding of vehicles driven by unlicensed drivers. Judicial Watch, on behalf of a…


The left’s war on dissent


Benghazi Providing Rich Material For An ‘All the President’s Men’ Sequel?


CAIR Impeded FBI Probe of Somali Terrorist Group in Kenya Attack

The Al Qaeda affiliate that terrorized a Kenyan shopping center and murdered scores of innocent people has a powerful and influential advocate in the United States, the Muslim “civil rights” group known as the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR). It’s unlikely that the mainstream media will mention the connection, but…


Weekly Update: Fast and Furious is Back

Pentagon Gives Leftist Groups Prime Spots at GTMO Trials If you’ve been reading my Weekly Updates for a while, you know that Judicial Watch has been extremely active monitoring terrorist military tribunals at Guantanamo Bay. In fact, JW staff has been on the ground at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba (GTMO), on…


Judicial Watch Statement on Court Ruling Denying Access to Osama bin Laden’s Burial Details

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton issued a statement today in response to the ruling of the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, which granted summary judgment to the U.S. Department of the Navy, thereby denying Judicial Watch access to the details regarding the burial of…

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