Court Orders Univ of Delaware to Produce Additional Information on Decision to Restrict Access to Biden’s Senate Records

Judicial Watch announced today that the Delaware Superior Court ordered the University of Delaware to respond to the objections of Judicial Watch and the Daily Caller News Foundation to the University’s court-ordered response justifying its decision to keep secret its deal to house and restrict access to the U.S. Senate records of President Joe Biden. Upon review of … Continue reading Court Orders Univ of Delaware to Produce Additional Information on Decision to Restrict Access to Biden’s Senate Records

Federal Court Strikes Down Residency Requirement for Those Seeking State Marijuana Licensure

Federal court judges have ruled that a Maine law requiring licensed medical cannabis providers to be in-state residents is unconstitutional. Judges for the US Court of Appeals for the First Circuit ruled 2 to 1 that the law was “facially protectionist” and thereby in violation of the Constitution’s dormant commerce clause – which seeks to discourage states from taking … Continue reading Federal Court Strikes Down Residency Requirement for Those Seeking State Marijuana Licensure

NYC Fined Property Owner For Something He Didn’t Do and Didn’t Provide Him a Hearing or an Appeal—Now He’s Fighting Back

Serafim Katergaris was forced to pay $1,000 to the New York Department of Buildings (DOB) for a code violation he did not commit, did not know about and had no chance to challenge. Worse yet, the DOB did not let him appeal its decision. Had the DOB provided him a hearing or a chance to … Continue reading NYC Fined Property Owner For Something He Didn’t Do and Didn’t Provide Him a Hearing or an Appeal—Now He’s Fighting Back

Grassley, Johnson Call On FBI To Explain Interference In Hunter Biden Investigation

Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa), Ranking Member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, and Sen. Ron Johnson (R-Wis.), ranking member of the Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations, sent a letter to Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Deputy Assistant Director of Counterintelligence Bradley Benavides and FBI Intelligence Analyst in Charge of the Washington Field Office Intelligence Division Nikki Floris … Continue reading Grassley, Johnson Call On FBI To Explain Interference In Hunter Biden Investigation

Court Rejects Biden DOJ Effort to Keep Trump Warrant Affidavit Completely Sealed

Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton made the following statement regarding Magistrate Judge Bruce Reinhart’s decision granting Judicial Watch’s request to unseal at least part of the affidavit and other materials used to justify the unprecedented raid on former President Trump’s home: Judicial Watch achieved a key court victory today over the Biden Justice Department’s desperate move to … Continue reading Court Rejects Biden DOJ Effort to Keep Trump Warrant Affidavit Completely Sealed

New bill combats Biden plan to traffick illegal aliens across state lines for abortions

U.S. Senators Roger Wicker (R-Miss.) and Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) this week announced their support for legislation to prohibit taxpayer-funded abortions for illegal immigrants. The No Taxpayer Funds for Illegal Alien Abortions Act (S.4770) would prohibit any employee or contractor with U.S. Immigration & Customs Enforcement (ICE) or the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) from … Continue reading New bill combats Biden plan to traffick illegal aliens across state lines for abortions

Senators push Justice Dept on major liberal think tank’s hidden funding from foreign government

Senate Judiciary Committee Ranking Member Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa), along with committee members John Cornyn (R-Texas), Ted Cruz (R-Texas) and Tom Cotton (R-Ark.) are calling on the Justice Department to detail steps being taken to ensure that the Brookings Institution and other think tanks tied to foreign governments and enterprises comply with the Foreign Agents Registration … Continue reading Senators push Justice Dept on major liberal think tank’s hidden funding from foreign government

Georgia entrepreneur sues over law that unfairly limits childbirth options

Katie Chubb and Augusta Birth Center (ABC) this week filed a federal lawsuit to challenge the state’s Certificate of Need (CON) regulations for freestanding birth centers. These regulations require any new childbirth services to seek the cooperation of their direct competitors in order to secure a license to operate. Despite receiving 150 letters in support … Continue reading Georgia entrepreneur sues over law that unfairly limits childbirth options

FBI Director Wray Allegedly Using Government Aircraft for Personal Travel

House Committee on Oversight and Reform Ranking Member James Comer (R-Ky.), House Republican Conference Chairwoman Elise Stefanik (R-N.Y.), and House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Ranking Member Mike Turner (R-Ohio) today are pressing Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Director Christopher Wray on his use of government aircraft for personal travel as an illegal abuse of … Continue reading FBI Director Wray Allegedly Using Government Aircraft for Personal Travel

Federal judge reimposes an Obama-era policy suspending federal coal leases

Senator John Hoeven, a member of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, today issued the following statement after a federal judge reinstated an Obama-era policy to suspend lease sales for coal on federal lands.  “The moratorium on federal coal leases threatens the availability of reliable and affordable electricity, which is why we worked to rescind this … Continue reading Federal judge reimposes an Obama-era policy suspending federal coal leases