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Judicial Watch Sues Department of Defense for Records of Communications Relating to May 2011 FOIA Request for bin Laden Death Photos

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Judicial Watch Sues Department of Defense for Records of Communications Relating to May 2011 FOIA Request for bin Laden Death Photos

Judicial Watch announced today that on June 17, 2014, it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the United States Department of Defense (DOD) to obtain records of communications relating to its May 2, 2011, FOIA request for bin Laden death photographs and videos.

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Uncovered by JW: Top Pentagon Leader Ordered Destruction of bin Laden Death Photos

Judicial Watch Uncovers Email Revealing Top Pentagon Leader Ordered Destruction of bin Laden Death Photos   (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today that on January 31, 2014, it received documents from the Department of Defense (Pentagon) revealing that within hours of its filing a May 13, 2011, Freedom of…

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Statement on SCOTUS Refusal to Take up Challenge to Obama Secrecy on bin Laden Images

Judicial Watch Statement on Supreme Court Refusal to Take up Challenge to Obama Secrecy on bin Laden Images   (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch issued a statement today regarding the U.S. Supreme Court’s refusal to take up a challenge to the Obama administration’s keeping secret post mortem images of Osama…

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Records Obtained by JW Reveal U.S. Knew of Sophisticated al Qaeda Plan to Hijack Commercial Airliner in 2000

 Clinton Administration didn’t believe “Usama bin Laden’s organization or the Taliban could carry out such an operation”  (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today that on August 29, 2013, it obtained a Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) Intelligence Information Report (IIR) revealing that the United States disregarded advanced warning of a 2000…

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Judicial Watch Sues Pentagon for Documents on “Purge” of bin Laden Raid Documents

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today that on September 5, 2013, it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) for records relating to a 2011 directive by U.S. Special Operations Commander, Admiral William McRaven, to purge DOD’s systems of all records…

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Weekly Update: What is Obama Hiding?

Judicial Watch Asks Supreme Court to Review JW Lawsuit Over bin Laden Death Images
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JW Asks Supreme Court to Review Lawsuit against CIA and DOD to Force Release of bin Laden Death Images

Petition argues that case could determine whether courts provide ‘meaningful review’ or ‘blind deference’ to Executive branch decisions  (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced that it has filed a certiorari petition with the Supreme Court of the United States to review a 2013 Appeals Court ruling against the Judicial Watch…

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Judicial Watch Asks Federal Court to Order Release of bin Laden Funeral and Burial Documents

‘The necessity of conducting the global war on terror should not render the U.S. government so afraid of its own shadow that it refuses to release truthful information to the American people when required by FOIA.’ (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today that it has filed a key motion…

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JW Decries Appeals Court “Craven” Ruling Supporting DOD, CIA Refusal to Release bin Laden Raid and Burial Images

Judicial Watch: “The opinion is craven, absurd, and undermines the rule of law. The court’s interpretation would allow terrorists to dictate our laws.” (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, today criticized a ruling by the United States Court of Appeals for…

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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…

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Obama Admin Admits Info Released to Zero Dark Thirty Filmmakers Might Pose a ‘security and counterintelligence risk’

Judicial Watch announced today that Obama administration officials disclosed in sworn court documents that sensitive information released tothe filmmakers for the upcoming film on the bin Laden raid,  Zero Dark Thirty, could cause an “unnecessary security and counterintelligence risk” if released to the public. The admissions, made during the course…

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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…

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Administration officials offered access to bin Laden filmmakers, documents show

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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…


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