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California Court of Appeal Rules that Extra Compensation for Los Angeles County Judges Violates California Constitution

Judicial Watch, the public interest group that fights government corruption and judicial abuse, announced today that a California Court of Appeal ruled on October 10th that a scheme by Los Angeles County to pay superior court judges in the county approximately $21 million annually in perks and supplemental benefits on top…

Judicial Watch Calls Upon Obama to Release Donor Names

Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton issued the following statement regarding the Obama campaign’s failure to release the names of donors who have contributed less than $200. These donors have given Obama approximately half of his campaign’s $426.9 million in total contributions. The McCain campaign, by contrast, has made its entire…

Judicial Watch Uncovers Documents Detailing Suspicious Illinois State Senate Earmarks by Barack Obama

Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that it has obtained documents detailing earmarks submitted by Barack Obama on behalf of his family and political supporters during his time in the Illinois State Senate. The documents were obtained under the Illinois Freedom of…

District Court Rules against National Archives in Lawsuit to Obtain Health Care Records from Clinton Presidential Library

Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that U.S. District Judge Paul Friedman ruled against the National Archives on September 30th, refusing to dismiss Judicial Watch’s lawsuit to obtain Hillary Clinton’s health care task force records from the Clinton Presidential Library and

District Court Rules against Secret Service in Judicial Watch’s Lawsuit to Obtain Logs About Jack Abramoff’s White House Visits

Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia ruled against the U.S. Secret Service on September 30th in Judicial Watch’s lawsuit to obtain visitor logs detailing corrupt lobbyist Jack Abramoff’s visits to the White…

Documents Uncovered by Judicial Watch Shed Light on Barack and Michelle Obama’s Chicago Connections

Obama served as Chairman of the Annenberg Challenge, a school program designed by William Ayers, a known domestic terrorist, for eight years (1995-2002). The documents include a fundraising letter signed by Obama requesting a $22,500 grant noting, "we [meaning the Annenberg Challenge] are launched." Ayers is reported to have been…

Judicial Watch to Texas Attorney General: Texas State Legislature Has Authority to Stop Illegal Alien Sanctuary Policies

Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that it has sent a letter to Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott with the following message: The Texas State Legislature has the authority to prohibit local government agencies from implementing sanctuary policies that benefit illegal aliens.…

Appellate Arguments to Begin in Two Judicial Watch Illegal Immigration Taxpayer Lawsuits

Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that oral arguments are set to begin Tuesday, September 16 and Wednesday, September 17 in two Judicial Watch illegal immigration lawsuits: Fonseca v. Fong, Case No. A120206 Tuesday, September 16, 2008, 9:30 a.m. California Court of…

Judicial Watch Obtains Newly Declassified Information from State Department regarding Osama bin Laden

Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that it has obtained newly declassified information regarding Osama bin Laden. The State Department had previously redacted this information on documents released to Judicial Watch in August 2005 prompting Judicial Watch’s appeal to the

Judicial Watch Uncovers Triple-Murder Suspect Edwin Ramos’s San Francisco Police Records Revealing “MS-13” Criminal Street Gang

Judicial Watch, the public interest organization that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that it has obtained San Francisco Police Department (SFPD) records concerning the arrest of illegal alien murder suspect Edwin Ramos. Ramos is currently charged with the June 22, 2008, triple murder of Tony Bologna and his…


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