Judicial Watch Gets Benghazi Security Contract from State Dept.

The State Department paid an inexperienced and virtually unknown foreign company $ 794,264 for nearly 50,000 guard hours to protect the U.S. mission in Benghazi, according to documents obtained by Judicial Watch. Media outlets have reported an estimated amount of around $ 783,000 to $ 783,284 based on “miscellaneous” federal contract data, but the exact […]

Judicial Watch Announces a Special Presentation: “Justice Kagan, Obamacare, and Recusal”

Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced it will host a panel discussion: “Justice Kagan, Obamacare and Recusal.” Panelists include Edward Whelan, President of the Ethics and Public Policy Center; Carrie Severino, Chief Counsel and Policy Director to the Judicial Crisis Network; Ronald D. Rotunda, the Doy & Dee […]

Most Of Obama’s Minority Judicial Nominees “Not Qualified”

President Obama’s quest to transform federal courts by appointing unqualified leftist ideologues is worse than previously imagined, according to a mainstream newspaper that reports the notoriously liberal American Bar Association (ABA) has rejected a “significant number” of potential judicial nominees, most of them minorities and women. This is hardly earth-shattering news considering Obama’s judicial appointments […]

JW Causes Supreme Court Furor

November 18, 2011 From the Desk of Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton: Game Changer? JW Releases New Kagan Emails as Obamacare Heads to Supreme Court From the moment Barack Obama signed his socialist healthcare overhaul into law, it was destined to wind up in the United States Supreme Court. And as we learned on Monday, […]

Special Report from Gitmo

November 11, 2011 From the Desk of Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton: JW: New Boeing Controversy Documents Show NLRB Staff Joking, Attacking US and Congress Last month, Judicial Watch released documents from the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) that detailed controversial remarks by NRLB staff related to the agency’s lawsuit against Boeing. The NRLB, you […]

New Documents Show Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan’s Comments on Obamacare Legislation While Serving as Solicitor General

Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that it has obtained three new documents that provide additional information about Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan and the Affordable Care Act (also known as Obamacare) while she served as solicitor general. Justice Kagan has said she was not actively involved […]

Special Report from Gitmo: Abd al-Rahim al-Nashiri Military Tribunal Arraignment

Abd al-Rahim al-Nashiri was escorted into a top security courtroom at Guantanamo Bay Naval Station Wednesday morning by an army of military officers. Clean shaven and with short-cropped hair, the al-Qaeda terrorist charged with orchestrating the 2000 attack on the Navy destroyer USS Cole chose to wear his white prison jump suit to the arraignment […]

Judicial Watch: New Boeing Controversy Documents Show National Labor Relations Board Staff Joking and Attacking US and Congress

Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that it has received documents from the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) concerning the NLRB’s decision to file a lawsuit against Seattle-based Boeing for opening a $ 750 million non-union assembly plant in North Charleston, South Carolina, to manufacture its Dreamliner […]

Judicial Watch to Monitor Guantanamo Bay Military Commission Proceedings against USS Cole Bombing Defendant

Judicial Watch, the public interest organization that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that it has been approved to monitor the military tribunal of Saudi-born Abd al Rahim al Nashiri, an al-Qaeda terrorist accused of orchestrating the October 12, 2000 attack on the Navy destroyer USS Cole. Al Nashri is set to be arraigned […]

Judicial Watch Lawsuit on Behalf of 9/11 Victim Moves Forward after Appellate Court Rules against Islamic State of Afghanistan

Judicial Watch, the public interest organization that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit ruled in favor of Judicial Watch client and 9/11 widower “John Doe” in his “conspiracy and wrongful death” lawsuit against the Islamic State of Afghanistan (John Doe v. Usama bin […]