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Judicial Watch: Defense, State Department Documents Reveal Obama Administration Knew that al Qaeda Terrorists Had Planned Benghazi Attack 10 Days in Advance

Judicial Watch announced today that it obtained more than 100 pages of previously classified “Secret” documents from the Department of Defense (DOD)and the Department of State revealing that DOD almost immediately reported that the attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi was committed by the al Qaeda and Muslim Brotherhood-linked “Brigades of the Captive Omar

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Defense Department: The Bible, Constitution And Declaration Of Independence All Perpetuate Sexism

The Defense Department’s Defense Equal Opportunity Management Institute, which manages human relations for the DOD, has been teaching service members that the Bible, the Constitution and the Declaration of Independence all perpetuate sexism in our current culture.

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What is the US Army Not Telling Us About Bowe Bergdahl’s Alleged Desertion?

Judicial Watch recently filed suit to obtain documents regarding the Bowe Bergdahl swap. Kevin Mooney asks what persuaded Sec. Hagel and the Obama administration that the terrorists we gave up for Bergdahl were no longer a threat.

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Judicial Watch Files 5th Lawsuit Seeking Bergdahl Report

Judicial Watch announced Wednesday it filed its fifth Freedom of Information Act lawsuit against the Obama administration seeking information regarding prisoner exchange for Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl. That information will likely show that the Obama administration knew Bergdahl was a deserter soon after his capture.

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Judicial Watch Files Two Lawsuits against Obama Administration for Information on Terrorist Swap for Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl

Judicial Watch announced today that on November 18, 2014, it filed Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuits against the U.S. Departments of Defense and State to obtain records concerning arrangements made between the U.S. government with third parties or another state regarding agreements and monetary payments to secure the release of Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl

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Judicial Watch v. U.S. Department of Defense (No. 1:14-cv-01508)

On September 3, Judicial Watch filed a FOIA lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Defense for the following records pursuant to a June 12, 2014, FOIA request: Any and all activity logs, reports, or other records produced by the U.S. Africa Command operations center between September 10, 2012 and September…

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Judicial Watch Announces Three New Lawsuits against Obama Administration for Records Relating to Benghazi Attack

Judicial Watch announced today that it has filed three Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuits against the Departments of State and Defense in its continuing effort to force the Obama administration to provide access to records concerning what occurred in the days immediately before, during, and after the deadly terrorist attack on the U.S. Consulate in

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Judicial Watch v Department of Defense (No. 1:14-cv-01027)

On June 17, 2014, Judicial Watch 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 (Judicial Watch v U.S. Department of Defense (No. 1:14-cv-01027)).…

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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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Investigation into U.S. Military’s Response to Sequestration

Judicial Watch on May 25, 2012 launched an investigation into the military’s response to sequestration, which entailed 600  billion dollars of automatic spending cuts to the Pentagon budget slated to take effect in January 2013.  Judicial Watch’s investigation was prompted by a report in the Washington Times that military planners…

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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 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 Asks Federal Court to Order Release of Bin Laden Death Photos/Video

“Under FOIA…the American people have a right to these historical artifacts…” (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch, the organization that investigates and fights government corruption, announced today that it has filed a new court document in its Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the Department of Defense (DOD) and Central…

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Pajamas Media Sues Pentagon for Details on Travel to Copenhagen “Climate Change Conference”

Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit on behalf of OSM Media LLC (d/b/a Pajamas Media (PJM)), against the Department of Defense (DOD) seeking records related to the transportation of all United States…


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