Judicial Watch Sues DHS for Records Relating to January 2014 Solicitation of ‘Escort Services’ for ‘Unaccompanied Alien Children’
Judicial Watch announced today that on October 16, 2014, it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) seeking “any and all records” relating to a January 2014 Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) request for a contractor to provide “on-demand escort services” for 65,000 unaccompanied alien children.
Documents Obtained by Judicial Watch Reveal that Fast and Furious Rifle Was Used in 2013 Phoenix Gang-Style Assault
Judicial Watch today announced that, based on information uncovered through a Judicial Watch public records lawsuit against the City of Phoenix, the U.S. Congress has confirmed that an AK 47 rifle used in a July 29, 2013, gang-style assault on an apartment building that left two people wounded was part of the Obama Department of Justice (DOJ) Operation Fast and
DOJ program pressures banks to cut ties with law abiding businesses; House Financial Services Committee Chair warns enforcement could be used as “a pretext for the advancement of political objectives…” (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today that on September 4, 2014, it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)…
At least 12,359 members of Congress, congressional staffers, and their spouses and dependents currently purchase health insurance in D.C.’s “Small Business Exchange” even though Congress far exceeds D.C. law’s 50-employee limit for participating in the exchange.
(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced it will host a press conference to discuss the filing of a taxpayer lawsuit challenging the District of Columbia’s special treatment of Congress concerning Obamacare. Details regarding the case will be provided to the press: Date: Wednesday, October 15,…
Judicial Watch to Present Oral Argument in Kawa Orthodontics’ Lawsuit Challenging Delay of Obamacare “Employer Mandate”
Judicial Watch announced that it will present oral arguments in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit in an appeal of a lawsuit by Kawa Orthodontics LLP, owned by Dr. Larry Kawa, that challenges the Obama administration’s delay of the “employer mandate” provisions of the Affordable Care Act, also known as “Obamacare”.
Fast and Furious Update: Judicial Watch Sues City of Phoenix for Police Department’s ATF, DHS, DEA, and FBI Records about 2013 Gang-Style Assault
Judicial Watch announced today that on October 2, 2014, it filed a lawsuit against the City of Phoenix, AZ, seeking records of the Police Department, Alcohol Tobacco and Firearms (ATF), Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA), and Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) relating to the July 29, 2013, gang-style assault on an apartment
Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton issued a statement today calling upon the House of Representatives Republican and Democratic leadership to strengthen ethics enforcement.
Judicial Watch Obtains Records Revealing $937,487.94 in Security Expenses for Obamas’ 2013 Vacations to Honolulu and Aspen
Judicial Watch announced today it has obtained records from the U.S. Secret Service and the U.S. Department of the Air Force revealing the security costs for the Obama Family’s 2013 vacation in Honolulu and Martha’s Vineyard, and the flight cost for the First Lady’s 2014 ski trip to Aspen, CO, came to $972,450.24 in taxpayer-paid vacation expenses.
Judicial Watch Files Amicus Brief in U.S. Supreme Court in Support of Utah Amendment 3 Defining Marriage as Between a Man and Woman
Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and fights government corruption, announced today that on September 4, 2014, it filed an amicus curiae brief with the United States Supreme Court in support of Utah’s constitutional Amendment 3, defining marriage as consisting “only of the legal union between a man and a woman.”