Entity: Department of Justice

No Records Response from CRT Regarding Immigration Communications with Congress

March 29, 2019
No records response from the Department of Justice's Civil Rights Division regarding communications between certain officials and certain members of Congress about immigration issues.

Lawsuit Seeks Records of Casino Industry Lobbying Efforts

March 27, 2019
OLC’s reinterpretation of the Wire Act aligns with restrictions long sought by casino magnate Sheldon Adelson.

Complaint: American Oversight v. DOJ – Wire Act

March 27, 2019
American Oversight's lawsuit against DOJ to investigate the administration’s reversal of a 2011 Office of Legal Counsel opinion that limited Wire Act prohibitions to sports betting, and whether the decision was made to benefit Trump donor Sheldon Adelson.

FOIA to DOJ Seeking Civil Rights Enforcement Data

March 25, 2019
FOIA to DOJ's Civil Rights Division seeking data related to civil rights complaints and investigations.

FOIA to DOJ Seeking Records Reflecting Civil Rights Division Staffing Levels

March 25, 2019
FOIA to DOJ's Civil Rights Division seeking records reflecting staffing levels.

FOIA to DOJ for Mueller Report Outside Communiciations

March 22, 2019
FOIA request to the Department of Justice seeking any communications sent to recipients outside the department containing copies or summaries of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report to the Attorney General made in compliance with 28 C.F.R. § 600.8(c). According to the Department of Justice, the report was delivered to Attorney General Barr on March, 22, 2019.

FOIA to DOJ for Mueller Report

March 22, 2019
FOIA request to the Department of Justice seeking a copy of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report to the Attorney General made in compliance with 28 C.F.R. § 600.8(c). According to the Department of Justice, the report was delivered to Attorney General Barr on March, 22, 2019.

Investigating Stephen Miller’s Communications with Government Agencies

March 20, 2019
American Oversight today filed a lawsuit to shed light on White House Senior Adviser Stephen Miller’s influence across the federal government.
(Photo: George Skidmore)

Complaint: American Oversight v. DHS, DOJ, HHS, and State – Stephen Miller Communications

March 20, 2019
American Oversight sued DHS, DOJ, HHS, and State for senior adviser Stephen Miller’s communications to shed light on his influence across the federal government.

No Records Response from DOJ U.S. Marshals for Training and Guidance on Use of Tear Gas for Immigration Control, Reports of Violence by Migrants

March 19, 2019
No records response from the Department of Justice U.S. Marshals for training and/or guidance provided to U.S. government officials and active military on the use of tear gas for immigration control. Additionally, there were no records responsive to our request for records sufficient to identify all reports of violence by migrants reported by Border Patrol or active military officers on November 25, 2018.