Case Number: 18-2421

New Lawsuit Seeks Details of White House, Trump Organization Involvement in FBI Headquarters Decision

October 23, 2018
American Oversight today filed a suite of lawsuits to uncover the role that President Trump and the Trump Organization played in reversing a long-time plan to relocate the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) headquarters outside of Washington, DC. In its current location at the J. Edgar Hoover building, FBI headquarters sits a block away from the Trump International Hotel.

Complaint: American Oversight v. DOJ – FBI Headquarters Consolidation Project

October 23, 2018
Lawsuit filed on behalf of American Oversight against DOJ seeking communications regarding the FBI Headquarters Consolidation Project.

FOIA to DOJ Seeking Communications Between DOJ and Trump Organization Officials

August 30, 2018
FOIA to DOJ seeking communications between DOJ and Trump Organization officials, or any individuals associated with the Trump Organization LLC or Trump Hotels, including but not limited to Donald Trump Jr., Eric Trump, Ivanka Trump, and Jared Kushner. This FOIA was submitted to shed light on whether the president's personal financial interests influenced the future FBI headquarters, which has national security considerations.

FOIA to DOJ Seeking Communications with the White House Regarding the Headquarters Consolidation Project

August 30, 2018
FOIA to DOJ seeking communications with the White House regarding the FBI headquarters consolidation project, including communications with Attorney General Jeff Sessions. This FOIA was submitted to shed light on whether the president's personal financial interests influenced the future FBI headquarters, which has national security considerations.