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White House Logs of Abramoff Visits

In May 2006, Judicial Watch announced the United States Secret Service, per the order of Judge John Garrett Penn of the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, has released to Judicial Watch White House logs detailing the visits of corrupt lobbyist Jack Abramoff to the White House. The…


Army Documents Related to Halliburton Subsidiary’s No-Bid Iraq Contract

Kellogg Brown & Root (KBR), a subsidiary of Halliburton, won a not to exceed $7 billion, sole-source contract to provide services to Iraq. Vice President Cheney was Halliburton’s CEO from 1995 to 2000, and questions arose about his involvement in how KBR could receive such a significant contract without going…


FBI Responds to Vanity Fair Article on Saudi Flights

On March 28, 2005, Judicial Watch released documents from the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) obtained under the provisions of the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) and through ongoing litigation (Judicial Watch v. Department of Homeland Security & Federal Bureau of Investigation, No. 04-1643 (RWR)) that contain a declassified “Secret”…


Pentagon Records from North American Forum Meetings

In January 2007, Judicial Watch released documents obtained November 2006 under the provisions of the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) from U.S. Northern Command (NORTHCOM). The documents concern the participation of NORTHCOM Commander, Admiral Timothy Keating, NORTHCOM Political Advisor Deborah Bolton, and Plans, Policy & Strategy Director Major General


Mexican Government Incursion and Illegal Border Crossing Reports

Judicial Watch obtained records from the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) through the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) that document 226 incursions by Mexican government personnel into the United States between 1996 and 2005. Released to Judicial Watch on August 28th in response to a November 1, 2005 FOIA request,…


Totalization Agreement with Mexico

Judicial Watch, under the Freedom of Information Act, obtained from the Social Security Administration (SSA) a U.S.-Mexican agreement, signed June 29, 2004, to coordinate the U.S. Social Security system with Mexico’s. The cover letter from the SSA states that the agreement has not been “finalized.”


Niger-Iraq: Sale of Niger Uranium to Iraq Unlikely

In January 2006, Judicial Watch released a declassified “Secret/NOFORN” State Department intelligence analysis cable, dated March 4, 2002, from the Bureau of Intelligence and Research, Office of Analysis for Africa. The analysis, entitled, “Niger-Iraq: Sale of Niger Uranium to Iraq Unlikely,” was part of a larger analysis document for the…


RU-486 Documents from FDA

In an effort to appease pro-abortion activists, the Clinton Food and Drug Administration hastily approved the abortion pill, RU-486, on September 28, 2000. Judicial Watch immediately filed a FOIA request and then battled the government in court to force the release of documents pertaining to the decision to approve the…


Judicial Watch Uncovers New Photos from Clinton Presidential Library Linking Hillary Clinton to Controversial Clinton Presidential Pardons

Grand Rabbi Lobbied Clintons during White House Meeting to  Commute Sentences for Four Criminals (Washington, DC) –Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that its researchers obtained 34 photos from the Clinton Presidential Library of Hillary Rodham Clinton, then-President Bill Clinton and


Illegal Immigration Arrests and Crackdown Follow Judicial Watch Complaint

Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that complaints it lodged with Maricopa County, Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio on behalf of a group of Phoenix businesses resulted in Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s Illegal Immigration Interdiction unit arresting six illegal aliens. Sheriff Arpaio runs the…

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