The world was shocked when Prince died of a prescription drug overdose back in April of 2016 at the age of 57. As I often do after celebrities die, I filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request with the FBI for any files it might have on the music legend. After months of delays—we were originally told that it… Read more...
I found the below comment, posted on April 23, 2017 by "Andy" over at Independent Political Report, to be both interesting and unnerving:I know that one FIOA [Freedom of Information Act] request was done by 1978 LP candidate for Governor of California, and 1980 candidate for President, Ed Clark. Show More Summary
The public has a right to know whether the president improperly sought to end an FBI investigation. The ACLU today sought the public release of memos reportedly prepared by former FBI Director James Comey that describe his conversations with President Trump. Show More Summary
Through a Freedom of Information Act request, PETA obtained the disturbing photographs. The post Why Did Tyson Chickens Have Plastic Bands Embedded in Their Bodies? appeared first on PETA.
This is the fifth Judicial Watch Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit related to the surveillance, unmasking, and illegal leaking targeting President Trump and his associates. This post Judicial Watch Sues for FBI Records on UK ‘Trump Dossier’ appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request on Monday seeking all records related to President Donald Trump's firing of FBI Director James Comey. Read moreLinking Blogs | Comments
Via press release: The American Civil Liberties Union today filed a Freedom of Information Act request with the Justice Department and FBI asking for all records related to President Trump’s dismissal of FBI Director James Comey. “White...Show More Summary
The American Civil Liberties Union has filed a Freedom of Information Act request for any possible facts supporting Donald Trump’s claim that the presidential election was tainted by voter fraud. The filing was made Thursday, the day...Show More Summary
Today, Gizmodo’s parent company, Gizmodo Media Group, filed a Freedom of Information Act complaint in a New York federal district court against the Department of Justice, seeking the warrant applications that the FBI used to justify surveillance against Trump campaign officials and their associates. Read more...
Release: The American Civil Liberties Union took legal action today related to President Trump’s new executive order establishing a “Presidential Commission on Election Integrity.” The ACLU filed a Freedom of Information Act “FOIA” request seeking information that the Trump administration … Continue reading ?
Glasgow City Council failed to respond to my FoI request within the time limits laid down by the Freedom of Information Scotland Act (FOISA) 2002 So I had to send the council's chief executive a further Review Request regarding so-called...Show More Summary
A House Republican chairman has told a dozen government agencies to exclude communications with his committee from requests made through the Freedom of Information Act. Continue reading ? The post GOP chairman warns agencies about requests for records appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
The newly inaugurated president was "directly involved" with the hunt for the tweeter, according to a request under the Freedom of Information Act.
Back in August, I submitted a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request for a bunch of films held by the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA). We looked at one yesterday from 1976 about nuclear extortion, and we’ll explore the others in the coming weeks. But there was one that I requested that the NNSA… Read more...
Martin Friedman, the head of the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis, died last May at the age of 90. At the time, I requested Friedman’s FBI file through a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request, and that 93-page file was delivered to me yesterday. While there’s nothing scandalous in it, reading the file made me… Read more...
Press Release, Judicial Watch Sues IRS Over Email Preservation: Judicial Watch today announced that it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to obtain records relating to the agency’s “preservation and/or retention” of the email records of officials who have left the agency...
A Freedom of Information Act request reveals that the DEA spent $575,000 buying access to weaponized zero-day exploits sold by Hacking Team, the hacked and disgraced Italian cyber-arms dealer who outfitted despots, dictators, the FBI, and America's local police departments. (more…)
The group says U.S. Customs and Border Protection "failed to substantively respond" to its Freedom of Information Act requests for records related to implementation of President Trump's travel bans.
A judge has ruled that an Arkansas State Police public information officer committed five civil violations of the Freedom of Information Act last year when he relied on a "blanket … Click to Continue »
A trio of open-government groups sued the Trump administration on Monday, arguing that the administration's refusal to release visitor logs for the White House violated the Freedom of Information Act. As Mother Jones recently reported,...Show More Summary