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Judicial Watch Sues Department of Navy for “Stonewalling” FOIA Request for FOIA Procedures

Judicial Watch announced today that on April 22, 2014, it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the United States Department of the Navy seeking information about procedures for answering FOIA requests.


Judicial Watch: Obama Administration Still Withholding Documents about Benghazi Attack

Judicial Watch today released a 17-page draft Vaughn Index document obtained from the U.S. Department of State on May 1, revealing that the Obama administration is still refusing to provide the full details of how top officials arrived at the now-discredited talking points released to the public following the deadly assault on the U.S. Mission in Benghazi, Libya.


Judicial Watch Attorney Michael Bekesha to Testify at PA House State Government Committee Impeachment Hearing

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced that Attorney Michael Bekesha will give testimony before the Pennsylvania House State Government Committee, which is convening a public hearing to discuss the possible impeachment of PA Attorney General Kathleen Kane. Date: Tuesday, May 6 Time: 9 a.m. ET Location: Irvis Office Building Room…


Judicial Watch Reacts to Speaker Boehner’s Support for Select Committee on Benghazi

I applaud Speaker Boehner’s decision today to finally move toward a Select Committee on Benghazi in response to revelations from Judicial Watch.


Judicial Watch Continues to Battle Los Angeles Over Regulation for Illegal Alien Drivers

Judicial Watch announced today that it filed an answer brief in the California Court of Appeal following the City of Los Angeles’s appeal of a Superior Court ruling declaring Special Order 7 to be unlawful. Special Order 7 is a Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) regulation requiring vehicles driven by unlicensed drivers to be released instead of impounded for


JW Obtains Records Revealing Obama’s 2014 Palm Springs and Key Largo Golf Outings Cost Taxpayers $2,952,278 for Flight Expenses Alone

Judicial Watch announced today, it has obtained records from the U.S. Department of the Air Force revealing that President Obama’s February 2014 Palm Springs, California, and March 2014 Key Largo, Florida, golf outings cost the taxpayers $2,952,278 for flight expenses alone.


Judicial Watch: Benghazi Documents Point to White House on Misleading Talking Points

Judicial Watch announced today that on April 18, 2014, it obtained 41 new Benghazi-related State Department documents including a newly declassified email showing then-White House Deputy Strategic Communications Adviser Ben Rhodes attempting to orchestrate a campaign to misrepresent the Benghazi consulate terrorist attack as being “rooted in an Internet video, and


Judicial Watch’s Robert Popper Opinion Editorial, “Political Fraud about Voter Fraud,” Appears in The Wall Street Journal

Judicial Watch announced today that Senior Attorney Robert D. Popper, who previously served as the Deputy Chief of the Voting Section of the Civil Rights Division of the U.S. Department of Justice, has an opinion editorial, entitled “Political Fraud About Voter Fraud,” in today’s edition of The Wall Street Journal.


Judicial Watch Statement Regarding U.S. Supreme Court Decision in Michigan Affirmative Action Ban

Sixth Circuit had ruled against referendum ban on considering race in college admissions (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton made the following statement today regarding the U.S. Supreme Court 6-2 decisionto uphold Michigan’s affirmative action ban, which prevents the use of race as a factor in college admissions:…


Judicial Watch Sues HHS for Obamacare Navigator Records

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today that on March 27, 2014, it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to obtain records about controversial Obamacare navigators, including records about navigator qualifications and background checks (Judicial Watch v. U.S. Department…

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