Case Number: 19-914

News Roundup: Turning to the Courts

April 5, 2019
The Trump administration has proved uniquely uncooperative with Congress’ requests. This week, House committees exercised their subpoena power.

New Lawsuit Seeks Evidence of Outside Influence on Judicial Nominations

April 1, 2019
The lawsuit targets communications between the Justice Department and outside groups like the Heritage Foundation and the Federalist Society.

Complaint: American Oversight v. DOJ – Judicial Nominations Influence

April 1, 2019
American Oversight's lawsuit against the Justice Department Justice to shed light on the influence that outside groups and individuals, including the Federalist Society’s Leonard Leo and the Heritage Foundation’s John Malcom, may have exercised over the Trump administration’s judicial nominations.

FOIA to DOJ Regarding Outside Influences on Supreme Court Nominations

July 24, 2018
FOIA to DOJ seeking communications concerning judicial nominations with The Federalist Society, The Heritage Foundation, Leonard Leo, Judicial Crisis Network, The NRA, and others.

FOIA to DOJ Regarding Outside Influence on Supreme Court Nominations

July 9, 2018
FOIA to DOJ seeking communications with Leonard Leo, John Malcolm, Senator Mitch McConnell, Senator Michael Lee, or any of the nine current Justices serving on the Supreme Court to shed light on outside influences on Supreme Court nominations.

FOIA to DOJ Office of Legal Policy Regarding Outside Influence on Supreme Court Nominations

July 6, 2018
FOIA to DOJ seeking communications between the Office of Legal Policy and Leonard Leo, John Malcolm, Senator Mitch McConnell, Senator Michael Lee, or any of the nine current Justices serving on the Supreme Court to shed light on outside influences on Supreme Court nominations.