Judicial Watch Files Two New Lawsuits Seeking Records of How CFIUS Investments by Ukraine, China Firms Tied to Hunter Biden

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today it filed Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuits against the State and Treasury Departments seeking documents related to consideration by the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) of investments in the U.S. by two companies tied to Joe Biden’s son, Hunter Biden – Ukraine’s Burisma … Read moreJudicial Watch Files Two New Lawsuits Seeking Records of How CFIUS Investments by Ukraine, China Firms Tied to Hunter Biden

Judicial Watch Fights in Court to Depose Hillary Clinton

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced that a federal court will soon rule on whether Hillary Clinton and her top aide can be questioned under oath by Judicial Watch lawyers about the email and Benghazi controversies. The court has already granted additional discovery to Judicial Watch and is now considering Clinton’s objections, filed on September … Read moreJudicial Watch Fights in Court to Depose Hillary Clinton

Judicial Watch: DOJ Docs Show Rosenstein Advising Mueller ‘the Boss’ Doesn’t Know About Their Communications

Rosenstein docs also show ‘off the record’ leaks to 60 Minutes, The New York Times and The Washington Post around and on the date of Mueller’s appointment.   (Washington, DC) Judicial Watch released 145 pages of Rod Rosenstein’s communications that include a one-line email from Rod Rosenstein to Robert Mueller stating, “The boss and his … Read moreJudicial Watch: DOJ Docs Show Rosenstein Advising Mueller ‘the Boss’ Doesn’t Know About Their Communications

Judicial Watch Court Victory: Ruling Strikes Down California’s Attempt to Require Candidates to Disclose Tax Returns

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today that a federal judge had enjoined a California law requiring presidential candidates to publicly disclose their tax returns. The injunction had been requested by Judicial Watch, President Trump, and other challengers to the law.   California’s Presidential Tax Transparency and Accountability Act (“SB 27”) requires presidential candidates to disclose their tax returns for the past five years for public posting on the internet. Candidates who … Read moreJudicial Watch Court Victory: Ruling Strikes Down California’s Attempt to Require Candidates to Disclose Tax Returns

Judicial Watch: Court Forces Release of Clinton Wikileaks Discussion Email that Confirms State Department Knew about Her Email Account

‘She guards it pretty closely’ (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today that the State Department provided a previously hidden email which shows that top State Department officials used and were aware of Hillary Clinton’s email account. On December 24, 2010, Daniel Baer, an Obama State Department deputy assistant secretary of state, writes to Michael Posner, a then-assistant … Read moreJudicial Watch: Court Forces Release of Clinton Wikileaks Discussion Email that Confirms State Department Knew about Her Email Account

Judicial Watch Sues State Department for Records on Firing of Biden-Ukraine Prosecutor

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit for records about the firing of Ukraine’s top prosecutor after then-Vice President Joe Biden threated to withhold aid. The lawsuit was filed yesterday against the U.S. Department of State (Judicial Watch v. U.S. Department of State (No. 1:19-cv-02893)). The suit was filed after … Read moreJudicial Watch Sues State Department for Records on Firing of Biden-Ukraine Prosecutor

Judicial Watch: McCabe Memo Details How DOJ’s Rosenstein Proposed Wearing a Wire into Oval Office to Record President Trump

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today it obtained a two-page memo, dated May 16, 2017, by then-Acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe detailing how then-Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein proposed wearing a wire into the Oval Office “to collect additional evidence on the president’s true intentions.” McCabe writes that Rosenstein said he thought it was possible because “he … Read moreJudicial Watch: McCabe Memo Details How DOJ’s Rosenstein Proposed Wearing a Wire into Oval Office to Record President Trump

Judicial Watch Sues DOJ for Electronic Communication that Initiated Counterintelligence Investigation of President Trump’s 2016 Campaign

One month after the House Intelligence Committee received a copy of the Electronic Communication (EC) Judicial Watch seeks, it announced, ‘We have found no evidence of collusion, coordination, or conspiracy between the Trump campaign and the Russians’  (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today that it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the U.S. Department of … Read moreJudicial Watch Sues DOJ for Electronic Communication that Initiated Counterintelligence Investigation of President Trump’s 2016 Campaign

Judicial Watch Statement on Ruling Striking Down California’s Attempt to Require Candidates to Disclose Tax Returns

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton made the following statement regarding the preliminary injunction granted at the request of Judicial Watch, President Trump, and other challengers to a new California law that attempted to require presidential candidates to disclose their tax returns: California politicians, in their zeal to attack President Trump, passed a law … Read moreJudicial Watch Statement on Ruling Striking Down California’s Attempt to Require Candidates to Disclose Tax Returns

Judicial Watch Requests Ethics Investigation of Whether Rep. Ilhan Omar Improperly Used Campaign Funds

Original Complaint Demanded Investigation of Substantial Evidence of Marriage, Immigration, and Tax Fraud (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today that it hand-delivered a letter to the U.S. House of Representatives Office of Congressional Ethics calling for further investigation of Rep. Ilhan Omar over new allegations that her alleged lover, Tim Mynett, received nearly $230,000 from her campaign … Read moreJudicial Watch Requests Ethics Investigation of Whether Rep. Ilhan Omar Improperly Used Campaign Funds

Judicial Watch: Documents Reveal Extensive Relationship Between Dossier Author Steele and Top Obama State Department Officials

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch and The Daily Caller News Foundation today released 146 pages of State Department documents revealing that former British spy and dossier author Christopher Steele had an extensive and close working relationship dating back to May of 2014 with high-ranking Obama State Department officials. The documents obtained by Judicial Watch in a Freedom of Information … Read moreJudicial Watch: Documents Reveal Extensive Relationship Between Dossier Author Steele and Top Obama State Department Officials

Judicial Watch Sues for Records of FBI Special Agent Who Helped Circulate the Clinton-Funded Dossier

Bruce Ohr testified that Christopher Steele provided two of his dossier reports to FBI Legal Attaché in Rome, Special Agent Michael Gaeta (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today that it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the Department of Justice (DOJ) for records about FBI Special Agent Michael Gaeta, who was the Legal … Read moreJudicial Watch Sues for Records of FBI Special Agent Who Helped Circulate the Clinton-Funded Dossier

Judicial Watch Sues for Documents on Deleted Bruce and Nellie Ohr Emails

Records search prompted by earlier Judicial Watch discovery of Nellie Ohr email declaring that she was ‘deleting now’ emails from Bruce Ohr’s official DOJ email account  (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today that it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Justice and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) … Read moreJudicial Watch Sues for Documents on Deleted Bruce and Nellie Ohr Emails

Judicial Watch Sues DOJ for Docs On FBI/CIA Informant in Trump Organization

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the Department of Justice seeking all records of communications, including FBI 302 interview reports and offer agreements between former Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s office and Felix Sater, a former Trump organization official who was recently confirmed to be an informant … Read moreJudicial Watch Sues DOJ for Docs On FBI/CIA Informant in Trump Organization

Judicial Watch: Records Show DOJ Effort to Craft Response to Reports on Rosenstein Wearing Wire, Invoking 25th Amendment

‘Thanks! Hopefully we are being successful, and the reporters are having difficulty finding anybody to comment about things’ – Rod Rosenstein (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch today released 14 pages of records from the Department of Justice showing officials’ efforts in responding to media inquiries centering on talks within the DOJ/FBI allegedly invoking the 25th Amendment to “remove” President Donald … Read moreJudicial Watch: Records Show DOJ Effort to Craft Response to Reports on Rosenstein Wearing Wire, Invoking 25th Amendment

Judicial Watch Announces a One America News Special Edition of ‘On Watch with Chris Farrell’ and an Expert Panel

To be aired at 5 pm ET Saturday and Sunday across the One America News Network (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today a special edition of “On Watch with Chris Farrell” with an expert panel will be broadcast on the One America News Network on both Saturday and Sunday at 5 pm ET. This week’s … Read moreJudicial Watch Announces a One America News Special Edition of ‘On Watch with Chris Farrell’ and an Expert Panel

Judicial Watch: New State Department Documents Reveal Last-Minute Efforts by Obama State Department to Undermine President Trump

Emails show Hillary Clinton’s supporters’ efforts to get classified documents and raw intelligence on alleged Russia involvement in 2016 election to Capitol Hill before Trump inauguration (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch today released 90 pages of heavily redacted U.S. Department of State documents showing Obama State Department officials’ efforts to disseminate classified information to multiple U.S. Senators immediately prior to … Read moreJudicial Watch: New State Department Documents Reveal Last-Minute Efforts by Obama State Department to Undermine President Trump

Judicial Watch: Federal Judge Criticizes State and Justice Departments on Clinton Email Cover-Up

‘There is no FOIA exemption for political expedience, nor is there one for bureaucratic incompetence.’  ‘The court thinks Judicial Watch ought to shake this tree.’  ‘The good cause continues from whether or not State was acting in good faith, and I’ll tell you everything they’ve discovered in this period raises serious questions about what the … Read moreJudicial Watch: Federal Judge Criticizes State and Justice Departments on Clinton Email Cover-Up

Judicial Watch Sues Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax for Documents on Rape Allegations

(Washington, DC) Judicial Watch announced today that it filed a Virginia Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the Lt. Governor Justin Fairfax and his office for documents about rape allegations against Fairfax (Judicial Watch et al. v. Justin E. Fairfax et al. (No. 2019 11833)).  Judicial Watch sought the records in June 2019 but the Lt. … Read moreJudicial Watch Sues Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax for Documents on Rape Allegations

Judicial Watch Victory: Court Grants Significant New Discovery in Clinton Email Case

Hillary Clinton Has 30 Days to Oppose Judicial Watch Request to Question Her Under Oath (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today that a federal judge granted seven additional depositions, three interrogatories and four document requests related to former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s use of a private, unauthorized email server. Hillary Clinton and her … Read moreJudicial Watch Victory: Court Grants Significant New Discovery in Clinton Email Case

Judicial Watch Statement on DOJ IG Report on James Comey

(Washington, DC) — Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton made the following statement in response to the Department of Justice Inspector General’s report on fired FBI Director James Comey’s mishandling of memos memorializing his alleged conversations with President Trump:  The IG report confirms Mr. Comey improperly kept FBI files on President Trump at his home and that … Read moreJudicial Watch Statement on DOJ IG Report on James Comey

Judicial Watch Files Lawsuit against Santa Clara County Sanctuary City Policy that Enabled Illegal Alien to Kill an American Citizen

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today that it filed a lawsuit on behalf of a County of Santa Clara, CA, taxpayer to overturn a policy that protects aliens in Santa Clara County’s custody from removal proceedings by federal immigration authorities. The taxpayer lawsuit, filed on behalf of Howard Myers, is against Laurie Smith, sheriff of … Read moreJudicial Watch Files Lawsuit against Santa Clara County Sanctuary City Policy that Enabled Illegal Alien to Kill an American Citizen

Judicial Watch Announces a One America News Special Edition of ‘Chris Farrell’s On Watch’ with Expert Panel

To be aired at 2 pm ET Saturday and Sunday across the One America News Network (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today that it will broadcast a special edition of “Chris Farrell’s On Watch” with an expert panel on the One America News Network on both Saturday and Sunday at 2 pm ET. The … Read moreJudicial Watch Announces a One America News Special Edition of ‘Chris Farrell’s On Watch’ with Expert Panel

Federal Court Hearing on Clinton Emails – Judicial Watch Asking for Deposition of Hillary Clinton

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today that a federal court ordered a hearing for Thursday, August 22, 2019, on the Clinton email issue. On December 6, 2018, U.S. District Court Judge Lamberth ordered Obama administration senior State Department officials, lawyers and Clinton aides to be deposed or answer written questions under oath. The court ruled that the Clinton … Read moreFederal Court Hearing on Clinton Emails – Judicial Watch Asking for Deposition of Hillary Clinton

Judicial Watch: Federal Court Orders Hearing on Documents Tying Bruce Ohr to Fusion GPS

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today that a hearing was ordered to be held in federal court Wednesday, August 21, 2019, in a case regarding records about top Justice Department official Bruce Ohr and his wife Nellie Ohr’s involvement in the Trump dossier authored by Christopher Steele (Judicial Watch v. U.S. Department of Justice (No. … Read moreJudicial Watch: Federal Court Orders Hearing on Documents Tying Bruce Ohr to Fusion GPS

Judicial Watch: Federal Judge Orders FBI to Search for Steele Documents

Christopher Steele helped author Russiagate dossier targeting President Trump  (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today that U.S. District Court Judge Christopher Cooper ordered the FBI to conduct a search within 60 days for records of communications with former British spy and dossier author Christopher Steele post-dating Steele’s service as an FBI confidential source. In … Read moreJudicial Watch: Federal Judge Orders FBI to Search for Steele Documents

Judicial Watch Files Complaint with Rhode Island Supreme Court against U.S. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse for Unauthorized Practice of Law

Alleges Whitehouse filed a brief with U.S. Supreme Court on behalf of four clients while maintaining inactive status and that the brief was nothing more than an attack on the federal judiciary and an open threat to the U.S. Supreme Court  (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today that it filed a complaint with the … Read moreJudicial Watch Files Complaint with Rhode Island Supreme Court against U.S. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse for Unauthorized Practice of Law

SPECIAL ONE AMERICA NEWS PRESENTATION OF CHRIS FARRELL’S “ON WATCH” WITH AN EXPERT PANEL

To be aired at 5 pm ET Saturday and Sunday across the One America News Network FEATURING… Michael Bekesha Senior Attorney Scott Presler Activist Kimberly Klacik Activist Robert Arce Former Phoenix, Arizona, narcotics detective and currently an author at Breitbart Texas Be sure to watch One America News this Saturday and Sunday at 5 pm … Read moreSPECIAL ONE AMERICA NEWS PRESENTATION OF CHRIS FARRELL’S “ON WATCH” WITH AN EXPERT PANEL

Judicial Watch Releases Email Exchanges of Russian-Related Material between Nellie Ohr and DOJ Top Official Lisa Holtyn During the Time Ohr Worked at Fusion GPS

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch today released 72 pages of documents from the U.S. Department of Justice containing Russia-related emails sent from Nellie Ohr to high-ranking DOJ official Lisa Holtyn at  the time Ohr worked with anti-Trump dossier firm Fusion GPS. Holtyn at the time was a top aide to former Associate Deputy Attorney General … Read moreJudicial Watch Releases Email Exchanges of Russian-Related Material between Nellie Ohr and DOJ Top Official Lisa Holtyn During the Time Ohr Worked at Fusion GPS

Judicial Watch Victory: Federal Court Orders Maryland to Produce Voter Registration List Data to Judicial Watch

Rules state’s refusal to provide Judicial Watch with Montgomery County voter list is quibbling over ‘semantics’ and ‘purposeless obstruction’  (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today that a federal court has ordered the State of Maryland to produce voter list data for Montgomery County, the state’s biggest county. The court ruling comes in the Judicial … Read moreJudicial Watch Victory: Federal Court Orders Maryland to Produce Voter Registration List Data to Judicial Watch

Judicial Watch: New DOJ Docs Show Nellie Ohr Sent DOJ/FBI Anti-Trump Russia Dossier Materials Through Her Husband Bruce Ohr

Ohr and Senior State Official Pushed Impeachment Issue (Washington, DC) Judicial Watch today released 330 pages of Justice Department documents showing Bruce Ohr, who was demoted from his position as U.S. Associate Deputy Attorney General in December 2017, discussing information obtained through his wife Nellie Ohr. This information included anti-Trump dossier materials, including a spreadsheet … Read moreJudicial Watch: New DOJ Docs Show Nellie Ohr Sent DOJ/FBI Anti-Trump Russia Dossier Materials Through Her Husband Bruce Ohr

Judicial Watch Announces a One America News Special Edition of ‘Chris Farrell’s On Watch’ with Expert Panel

To be aired at 5 pm ET Saturday and Sunday across the One America News Network (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today that it will broadcast a special edition of “Chris Farrell’s On Watch” with an expert panel on the One America News Network on both Saturday and Sunday at 5 pm ET. The … Read moreJudicial Watch Announces a One America News Special Edition of ‘Chris Farrell’s On Watch’ with Expert Panel

Judicial Watch Sues California over Gender Quota Mandate for Corporate Boards

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today that it filed a lawsuit in Los Angeles County Superior Court on behalf of three California taxpayers to prevent the State from implementing Senate Bill 826.  The 2018 law requires publicly-held corporations headquartered in California to have at least one director “who self-identifies her gender as a woman” … Read moreJudicial Watch Sues California over Gender Quota Mandate for Corporate Boards

Judicial Watch: FBI 302 Interviews with Bruce Ohr on Spygate Released To Judicial Watch

(Washington, DC) Judicial Watch today released 34 pages of “302” report material from FBI interviews with Bruce Ohr, who was removed from his position as U.S. Associate Deputy Attorney General in December 2017. The newly declassified documents were produced to Judicial Watch this evening. These documents were obtained in response to a Freedom of Information … Read moreJudicial Watch: FBI 302 Interviews with Bruce Ohr on Spygate Released To Judicial Watch

Judicial Watch: FBI 302 Interviews with Bruce Ohr on Spygate Released To Judicial Watch

(Washington, DC) Judicial Watch today released 34 pages of “302” report material from FBI interviews with Bruce Ohr, who was removed from his position as U.S. Associate Deputy Attorney General in December 2017. The newly declassified documents were produced to Judicial Watch this evening. These documents were obtained in response to a Freedom of Information … Read moreJudicial Watch: FBI 302 Interviews with Bruce Ohr on Spygate Released To Judicial Watch

Judicial Watch Sues Pete Buttigieg’s City Administration for Records of ID Cards Created to Help Illegal Aliens

(Washington, DC) Judicial Watch announced today that it filed an Access to Public Records Act (APRA) open records lawsuit against the City of South Bend, Indiana, for records of communications between Mayor Pete Buttigieg’s office related to the creation of a municipal ID card for illegal aliens that was created by La Casa de Amistad, … Read moreJudicial Watch Sues Pete Buttigieg’s City Administration for Records of ID Cards Created to Help Illegal Aliens

Judicial Watch Obtains Records of 14 Referrals of FBI Employees for Leaking Sensitive or Classified Information

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today it received records of 14 referrals of Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) employees to the organization’s Office of Professional Responsibility (OPR) for the unauthorized disclosure of sensitive or classified information. The disclosure comes off the heels of Judicial Watch’s uncovering a FBI report detailing fired FBI Director James … Read moreJudicial Watch Obtains Records of 14 Referrals of FBI Employees for Leaking Sensitive or Classified Information

Judicial Watch Sues over California Law Requiring Presidential Candidates Appearing on Primary Ballot to Disclose Tax Returns

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today that it filed a federal lawsuit on behalf of four California voters to prevent the California secretary of state from implementing a new state law requiring all presidential candidates who wish to appear on California’s primary ballot to publicly disclose their personal tax returns from the past five … Read moreJudicial Watch Sues over California Law Requiring Presidential Candidates Appearing on Primary Ballot to Disclose Tax Returns

Judicial Watch: New Docs Show FBI Agents Went To Comey’s Home to Retrieve Memos

Documents also show Comey’s claim that two memos he wrote documenting conversations with President Trump were ‘missing’ (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today it received six pages of records from the FBI showing that in June, 2017, a month after FBI Director James Comey was fired by President Donald Trump, FBI agents visited his … Read moreJudicial Watch: New Docs Show FBI Agents Went To Comey’s Home to Retrieve Memos

Judicial Watch: Federal Court Orders Hearing About Whether To Speed Up Strzok-Page Docs Release

‘Upon further consideration, the Court is concerned that the processing rate adopted by the Court may be inadequate.’ (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced that U.S. District Court Judge Reggie B. Walton last week ordered a hearing on Tuesday, July 30, 2019, regarding the rate of production of emails, text messages, and other communications between … Read moreJudicial Watch: Federal Court Orders Hearing About Whether To Speed Up Strzok-Page Docs Release