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Political Appointee Involved in Obama Justice Department Decision to Drop Black Panther Case According to Documents

Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that it has forced disclosure of the existence of documents from the Department of Justice (DOJ) indicating Democratic election lawyer Sam Hirsch was involved in the DOJ decision to dismiss its voting rights case against the…

FDIC Documents Indicate Treasury May Have Improperly Pressured Independent FDIC to Accept Bailout Deal

Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that an analysis of Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) documents indicates that officials from the Department of Treasury may have improperly pressured the independent FDIC to accept the bailout deal. Judicial Watch has pursued these

New Waters/Frank Scandal Documents Uncovered by JW: OneUnited Bank Received “Less than Satisfactory” Assessment Prior to Bailout

Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that it has received new documents from the U.S. Department of Treasury related to the controversial $12 million bailout grant provided to the Boston-based OneUnited Bank. The documents, obtained in response to a Freedom of Information…

Obama’s Executive “Pay Czar” Feinberg Received Six-Figure Salary According to Documents Uncovered by Judicial Watch

Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that it has uncovered U.S. Treasury Department documents that reveal President Obama’s “Special Master for TARP Executive Compensation” Kenneth Feinberg received a $120,830 annual salary to establish executive compensation levels at

Judicial Watch Obtains Never-Before-Released FBI Records Regarding Late Senator Ted Kennedy

Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that it has obtained 23 new pages of documents from the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) file of late Senator Edward Moore “Ted” Kennedy, who died in August 2009. Judicial Watch obtained the records pursuant to…

Judicial Watch Client Arizona State Senator Russell Pearce Asks Appellate Court to Reverse SB 1070 Injunction

Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that it has filed a new brief in the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit relating to the Obama administration’s legal challenge to Arizona’s new immigration law, SB 1070. The court filing, on…

Judicial Watch Obtains New Statistics on Human Smuggling in Arizona’s “Tucson Sector” of the Mexican Border

Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that it has obtained documents from U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) detailing statistics related to human smuggling in Arizona’s “Tucson Sector.” The Tucson Sector is the Border Patrol’s busiest sector on the Southwest Border and…

Judicial Watch Obtains New Documents Related to Closed-Door Obamacare Meetings

Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that it has obtained new documents from the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) regarding closed-door health care meetings with Vice President Joe Biden, HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Senate Majority

JW Files Lawsuit to Obtain Records of Phoenix Police Chief’s Involvement in Obama Administration Lawsuit Challenging SB 1070

Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that it filed a lawsuit on August 4, 2010, against the City of Phoenix pursuant to Arizona Public Records Law to obtain records related to Phoenix Police Chief Jack Harris’ sworn declaration in the Obama administration’s…

Judicial Watch Statement on Federal Court Decision to Dismiss Civil Rights Lawsuit Filed by “Joe the Plumber”

Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton issued the following statement today regarding a decision by the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio to dismiss Judicial Watch’s civil rights lawsuit filed on behalf of Joe Wurzelbacher, who is otherwise known as “Joe the Plumber”: The implications of this court…


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