Judicial Watch • DOJ

$83 Mil To Give Convicts Second Chance

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Judicial Watch Sues Obama Administration to Obtain Solyndra Records

Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced that it filed today separate lawsuits against the Obama Department of Energy and Office of Management and Budget to obtain records regarding the taxpayer funded government loan provided to the now bankrupt green energy company Solyndra. On…

CORRUPTION CHRONICLES

ACORN Got DOJ Grant To Combat Juvenile Delinquency

A Justice Department program that annually distributes hundreds of millions of dollars to combat juvenile delinquency is under fire for giving a famously corrupt leftist group—Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now (ACORN)—money that was fraudulently spent. It marks the latest of several controversies for the DOJ’s Office of Juvenile Justice…

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New Documents Show Justice Elena Kagan’s Comments on Obamacare Legislation While Serving as Solicitor General

Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that it has obtained three new documents that provide additional information about Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan and the Affordable Care Act (also known as Obamacare) while she served as solicitor general. Justice Kagan has said…

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Emails directly link White House to secret transparency meeting

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Judge Blocks Release of Recusal-Related Emails Kagan Sent WH—Says They’re ‘Personal’

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Issa subpoenas Justice Department, Holder for Fast and Furious documents

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Judicial Watch Sues Department of Justice and ATF for Documents Pertaining to ATF’s “Fast and Furious” Gun-Running Operation

Contact Information: Press Office 202-646-5172, ext 305 Washington, DC — October 12, 2011, Judicial Watch, the organization that investigates and fights government corruption, announced today that it filed Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuits on October 11, 2011, against the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms

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Millions in Political DOJ Grants To Help Illegal Immigrants

The Obama Justice Department has recently awarded millions of dollars in politically-motivated grants with a chunk of the money going to community groups that help illegal immigrants, a Judicial Watch investigation has found.“Nonprofits” that share the administration’s anti-capital punishment stance also got quite a bit of money from the Department of…

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Hard Times: DOJ Cuts Conference Spending By $14 Mil

How considerate of the Justice Department to finally cut back on the extravagant work conferences that stick it to U.S. taxpayers with exorbitant tabs for overpriced food, beverages and fancy party planners.Heads turned a few weeks ago when a Department of Justice (DOJ) Inspector General probe revealed that the bloated…

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U.S. Covers Pervasive Corruption In Immigration Courts

The Department of Justice (DOJ) has for years “grossly understated” statistics to conceal “inherent flaws” in U.S. immigration courts that have allowed more than 1 million removal orders to be ignored and droves of deportable aliens to evade hearings without consequences.In fact, pervasive corruption has long plagued the nation’s immigration…

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$83 Mil To Give Convicts Second Chance

In what could be viewed as a waste of taxpayer resources during a financial crisis, Obama’s Department of Justice (DOJ) has distributed $83 million in “second chance” grants to ensure that prison inmates become “productive, law-abiding citizens” upon completing their sentence.It’s part of an innovative plan devised last year by…

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Audits Expose DOJ, State Dept. Waste

While President Obama pushes for tax hikes to finance yet another flawed government program, separate audits expose the enraging waste of public dollars at two of the nation’s largest federal agencies.The probes, released just weeks apart, illustrate how bloated government agencies go on spending sprees with American tax dollars, even…

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DOJ Protects Teachers With Unacceptable English Skills

Public school teachers with unacceptable English pronunciation and grammar are being protected by the Obama Administration, which has forced one state to eliminate a fluency monitoring program created to comply with a 2002 federal education law.Singling out teachers who can’t speak proper English in American schools—funded by taxpayers, no

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Family Research Council Sues Obama Justice Department for Documents Regarding Decision Not to Defend Defense of Marriage Act

Judicial Watch Represents Family Research Council in Freedom of Information Act Lawsuit over Justice Department’s Undermining of DOMA Contact Information: Press Office 202-646-5172, ext 305 Washington, DC — August 31, 2011 Judicial Watch announced today that it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit on August 29, 2011, against the Obama…

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Every Single One: The Politicized Hiring of Eric Holder’s Compliance Section


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