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Judicial Watch Files Lawsuit against HUD to Obtain ACORN Documents

Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that it has filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to obtain records related to federal grants provided to the controversial "community organization" Association of

JW Uncovers Documents from Treasury Related to Government-Brokered Acquisition of Bear Stearns by JP Morgan

Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that it has uncovered documents from the Treasury Department related to the March 2008 government-brokered acquisition of Wall Street firm Bear Stearns by JP Morgan Chase and Co. The documents include “confidential” term sheets describing

Hearing This Week in Lawsuit Challenging Hillary Clinton’s Constitutional Eligibility for Secretary of State

Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that a lawsuit challenging the constitutional eligibility of Hillary Clinton to be Secretary of State (Rodearmel v. Clinton, et al., (D. District of Columbia)) will be heard by a special three-judge panel of the U.S. District…

JW Obtains Docs from Secret Service Regarding Security Costs for Obamas’ “Date Night” in New York City

Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that it obtained documents this week through the Freedom of Information Act from the United States Secret Service documenting $11,648.17 in security costs related to President Obama’s “date night” with First Lady Michelle Obama on

JW Calls on Arizona AG to File Lawsuit to Stop Phoenix Police Chief from Receiving Illegal Pension Benefits

Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that it sent a letter on August 27, 2009 requesting that Arizona Attorney General Terry Goddard file a lawsuit against the Phoenix Police Pension Board, its five members, and City of Phoenix Chief of Police Jack…

Judicial Watch Obtains New CIA Documents Detailing Results of Detainee Interrogations

Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that it has obtained documents from the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) regarding the results of the detainee interrogation program. The documents, obtained by Judicial Watch through a Freedom of Information Act lawsuit filed on July 14,…

JW Files Landmark Lawsuit to Obtain Documents Regarding Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac’s Political Contributions

Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that it has filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) to obtain documents related to political contributions made by the mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. According…

JW Sues Treasury for Records on TARP Funds Distributed to Boston Bank after Intervention by Rep. Barney Frank

Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that it has filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the U.S. Treasury Department to obtain records related to evaluation procedures used by the government to determine which financial institutions received funds from TARP…

Judicial Watch Uncovers Documents from Treasury Department Related to AIG Bailout

Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that it has uncovered documents from the Treasury Department related to the government’s bailout of insurance giant American International Group (AIG). The documents, obtained through the Freedom of Information Act, include internal Treasury

JW Files Lawsuit against FCC for Documents Related to Decision to Delay Transition to Digital Television

Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to obtain documents related to the government’s decision to delay the transition to digital television. The lawsuit was filed August


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