Entity: DOJ - Civil Division

Investigations Update: Coronavirus Safety Measures, USAGM Lobbying, and Voting by Mail Alarmism

September 29, 2020
See the latest in our investigations into the White House’s control of Covid-19 information, influence and access at the U.S. Agency for Global Media, and Trump’s Supreme Court pick.

DOJ Records Concerning Cliff Sims’s NDA and Related Litigation

September 29, 2020
Department of Justice emails and documents related to Cliff Sims' non-disclosure agreement and the subsequent litigation to enforce that NDA.

Withheld Records Response from DOJ Regarding an Investigation of Walmart Over Opioid Distribution

August 12, 2020
The Department of Justice's Civil Division stated that it was withholding responsive records to American Oversight's request for directives regarding the civil investigation of Walmart over alleged opioid dispensing practices.

Investigations Update: Covid-19 Medical Supplies Lawsuit, Rio Grande Valley Outbreak, and Operation Legend

August 11, 2020
The latest in our investigations of the Trump administration's pandemic coordination with states, the deployment of federal agents to cities, and other issues.
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FOIA to DOJ Seeking Directives Regarding the Civil Investigation of Walmart over Opioid Distribution

August 7, 2020
FOIA to the Department of Justice's Civil Division seeking directives regarding the civil investigation of Walmart over alleged opioid dispensing practices.

No Records Response from DOJ Regarding Communications Between Eric Soskin and White House Officials

June 23, 2020
The Department of Justice stated that it had no records responsive to American Oversight's request for communications between Eric Soskin and White House officals.

News Roundup: The Administration’s Failure to Confront Two National Crises

June 19, 2020
The Trump administration's responses to the deadly coronavirus pandemic and to nationwide protests against systemic racism in law enforcement have been both harmful and insufficient.

FOIA to DOJ Seeking Communications Between Eric Soskin and White House Officials

June 15, 2020
FOIA to the Department of Justice seeking communications between Eric Soskin and White House officials.

News Roundup: Georgia’s Disastrous Election, the Administration’s Alarming Protest Response, and Barr’s Troubling Tenure

June 12, 2020
As stirring protests against police brutality gripped the nation’s attention and as the coronavirus continued its tragic spread through multiple states, Georgia held a chaotic primary election.

FOIA to DOJ’s Civil Division Seeking Records Related to Former White House Staffer Cliff Sims’ NDA

June 5, 2020
FOIA to DOJ’s Civil Division seeking records related to former White House staffer Cliff Sims’ nondisclosure agreement and arbitration and lawsuit over the NDA.