Case Number: 21-1079

American Oversight Sues Justice Department for Records of Efforts to Overturn Election

April 20, 2021
The lawsuit seeks details about the attempt to install a Trump loyalist as acting attorney general during the final days of the Trump administration.

Complaint: American Oversight v. DOJ – Top Officials’ Communications Regarding Efforts to Use DOJ to Overturn 2020 Election

April 20, 2021
Lawsuit filed by American Oversight against the Department of Justice seeking the release of communication records of high-ranking agency officials, including former acting Attorney General Jeffrey Rosen and his staff, pertaining to former President Donald Trump’s reported pressure on the DOJ to support in his allies’ attempts overturn the 2020 presidential election results.

FOIA Request to DOJ Seeking Brief Drafted by Trump Lawyer Regarding Election Challenges

January 27, 2021
FOIA request to the Department of Justice seeking a brief drafted by a personal lawyer to Trump, not an agency employee, for the DOJ to file with the Supreme Court.

FOIA Request to DOJ Seeking Communications of Top Officials with White House Regarding 2020 Election Results

January 27, 2021
FOIA request to the Department of Justice seeking records reflecting communications with the White House regarding the 2020 presidential election.

FOIA Request to DOJ Seeking Jeffrey Clark Communications Containing Election-Related Key Terms

January 27, 2021
FOIA request to the Department of Justice seeking the communication records of Jeffrey Clark, previously the acting assistant attorney general for the Civil Division and assistant attorney general for the Environment and Natural Resources Division, containing election-related key terms.

FOIA Request to DOJ Seeking Communications of Top Officials Containing Election-Related Key Terms

January 27, 2021
FOIA request to the Department of Justice seeking the communication records of top agency officials containing election-related key terms.

FOIA Request to DOJ Seeking Emails and Texts of Patrick Hovakimian

January 27, 2021
FOIA request to the Department of Justice seeking the emails and text communications of Patrick Hovakimian, chief of staff to Acting Attorney General Jeffrey Rosen.

FOIA Request to DOJ Seeking Memo with Talking Points Regarding Election Challenges

January 27, 2021
FOIA request to the Department of Justice seeking a talking points memorandum regarding TrumpÕs request that DOJ file a case in the Supreme Court challenging the election outcome.