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Judicial Watch v. Federal Communications Commission (No. 1:14-cv-01728)

On October 16, 2014, it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) seeking “any and all records” relating to a controversial FCC “Critical Information Needs” (CIN) pilot study of how news media make editorial decisions on the stories they cover. The lawsuit was filed in the U.S. District Court for the

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Judicial Watch v. U.S. Department of State (No. 1:14-cv-01242)

On July 21, Judicial Watch filed a FOIA lawsuit against the U.S. Department of State for the following records subsequent to a May 13, 2014, FOIA request: Copies of any updates  and/or talking  points given to Ambassador Rice  by  the  White  House  or  any  federal  agency  concerning, regarding, or related…

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Judicial Watch v. U.S. Department of Defense (No. 1:14-cv-01508)

On September 3, Judicial Watch filed a FOIA lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Defense for the following records pursuant to a June 12, 2014, FOIA request: Any and all activity logs, reports, or other records produced by the U.S. Africa Command operations center between September 10, 2012 and September…

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Judicial Watch v. U.S. Department of State (No. 1:14-cv-01511)

On September 3, Judicial Watch filed a FOIA lawsuit against U.S. Department of State for the following records subsequent to a June 13, 2014, FOIA request: Any and all records concerning, regarding, or related to notes, updates, or reports created in response to the September 11, 2012 attack on the…

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Sharyl Attkisson v U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (1:14-cv-01348)

On August 8, 2014, Judicial Watch filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) seeking the production of agency records concerning healthcare.gov.

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Judicial Watch v Department of Defense (No. 1:14-cv-01027)

On June 17, 2014, Judicial Watch filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the United States Department of Defense (DOD) to obtain records of communications relating to its May 2, 2011, FOIA request for bin Laden death photographs and videos (Judicial Watch v U.S. Department of Defense (No. 1:14-cv-01027)).…

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Judicial Watch v. Department of Navy (Case No.12-1182)

Judicial Watch announced today that on July 18, 2012, it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit (Judicial Watch v. Department of the Navy (No. 1:12-cv-01182) against the United States Navy for records detailing “any funeral ceremony, rite or ritual” for Osama bin Laden prior to his burial at sea. Following the…

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Judicial Watch v. Jon Husted in his official capacity as Secretary of State of Ohio

Judicial Watch announced today that it filed a lawsuit in partnership with True the Vote against election officials in the State of Ohio, alleging violations of the National Voter Registration Act (NVRA).  Specifically, the lawsuit alleges that Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted and Ohio election officials have failed to take reasonable…

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Judicial Watch v. Department of Energy (Case No. 11-2140)

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.

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Judicial Watch v. Department of Health and Human Services (Case No. 12-1181)

Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and fights government corruption, announced today that on July 18, 2012, it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit (Judicial Watch v. U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (No. 1:12-cv-01181)) against the Obama Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) seeking access to