Entity: Federal Bureau of Investigation

The Nunes Memo Declassified the Carter Page FISA Applications – So We’re Suing to Release Them

March 7, 2018
American Oversight and Dominique Bravo went to court today to compel the Department of Justice (DOJ) to release the secret warrant applications that they filed to conduct surveillance of former Trump campaign staffer Carter Page.  The warrant applications established probable cause that an individual associated with the Trump campaign was engaged in a crime or was a foreign agent.

FOIA to DOJ/FBI Regarding Kushner Clearance

February 23, 2018
FOIA to DOJ/FBI seeking copies of all correspondence that Jared Kushner, or anyone on his behalf, submitted with any Standard Form 86 (SF-86).

FOIA Seeking Kushner Security Clearance Signatures

February 23, 2018
FOIA seeking a copy of the signature page of every Standard Form 86 (SF-86) and all amendments thereto submitted by, or on behalf of, Jared Kushner in connection with his security clearance or background investigation for his appointment to the position of Assistant to the President and Senior Advisor.

FOIA to DOJ/FBI Seeking Kushner’s Most Recent SF-86

February 23, 2018
FOIA seeking a copy of the signature page of the most recent Standard Form 86 (SF-86) submitted by, or on behalf of, Jared Kushner.

FOIA to FBI for FISA Application and Approval Records Discussed in Nunes Memo

February 2, 2018
FOIA request submitted jointly by American Oversight and Dominique Bravo seeking records relating to the FISA warrant issued for surveillance of Carter Page as discussed in the memo released by the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence in February 2018. The FOIA seeks records including the FISA application submitted by the FBI in October 2016, any approval of this application, and the three subsequent applications and approvals described in the memo.

FOIA to FBI for FISA Judge and Applicant Records Discussed in Nunes Memo

February 2, 2018
FOIA request submitted jointly by American Oversight and Dominique Bravo seeking records identifying the DOJ attorneys who signed the FISA applications and FISC judges who approved the surveillance of Carter Page as discussed in the memo released by the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence in February 2018.

No Records Response from the FBI Regarding Gun Control

December 19, 2017
No records response to our FOIA seeking records related to gun control.

FBI Records Call Into Question Sessions’ Claims About Security Clearance Instructions

December 7, 2017
Email released by the FBI in response to a FOIA lawsuit brought by People for the American Way seeking any advice that the FBI may have given to Attorney General Sessions regarding how to complete his SF-86 security clearance application. In the email, the FBI agent who assisted with Sessions’ clearance states that they do not recall advising Sessions to omit his Russian contacts from the form.

Exempt Response From FBI Regading Gun Violence

November 28, 2017
American Oversight received a (b)(7)(a) (law enforcement) response from DOJ-FBI to our FOIA for comms with California, Nevada, and Texas regarding the recent mass shootings and potential firearm regulation changes.

FOIA to DOJ/FBI Regarding Cuba

November 14, 2017
FOIA to DOJ regarding Cuba Sonic Attack.