Jurisdiction: Federal

Complaint: American Oversight v. DOJ and FBI — Witness Interviews Regarding Trump’s Potential Campaign Finance Violations

September 4, 2019
Lawsuit filed by American Oversight against the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) for records summarizing, memorializing, or recording witness interviews, including those of former Trump attorney Michael Cohen, in connection with the closed investigation into President Trump’s potential campaign finance violations. DOJ has not provided any public information regarding its decision to close this investigation. American Oversight sought these records to shed light on this investigation and its findings.

FOIA to State Seeking External Emails Regarding 2020 G7 Location

September 4, 2019
FOIA request to the Department of State for sent emails from State Department officials regarding the proposed location of the 2020 G7 summit.

FOIA to State Seeking Communications with White House on 2020 G7 Location

September 4, 2019
FOIA request to the Department of State for communications between department officials and White House staff regarding the proposed location of the 2020 G7 summit.

FOIA to DHS OIG Seeking Particular Reports Regarding Detention Facilities

September 4, 2019
FOIA request to the Department of Homeland Security Office of the Inspector General seeking particular Quality Assurance Surveillance Plans and Contract Discrepancy Reports regarding certain immigration detention facilities run by private contractors.

FOIA to FDA Seeking Email Communications with the White House Regarding the Anti-Depressant Nasal Spray Spravato

September 4, 2019
FOIA request to the U.S. Food & Drug Administration seeking email communications between FDA officials and the White House regarding the anti-depressant nasal spray Spravato (esketamine).

FOIA to ICE Seeking Waiver Requests Approved by Custody Management

September 4, 2019
FOIA request to Immigration and Customs Enforcement seeking waiver requests approved by Custody Management regarding certain immigration detention facilities run by private contractors.

FOIA to VA Seeking Email Communications Between VA Officials and Mar-a-Lago Trio

September 4, 2019
FOIA request to the Department of Veterans Affairs seeking email communications between VA officials and the Mar-a-Lago Trio. American Oversight seeks to shed light on whether the White House and close allies of the president influenced federal action regarding the nasal spray Spravato.

FOIA to ICE Seeking Records Regarding the Total Number of Custody Management Waivers

September 4, 2019
FOIA request to Immigration and Customs Enforcement seeking records sufficient to identify the total number of waivers that Custody Management has approved for every ICE facility.

FOIA to VA Seeking Email Communications with the White House Regarding the Anti-Depressant Nasal Spray Spravato

September 4, 2019
FOIA request to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs seeking email communications between VA officials and the White House regarding the anti-depressant nasal spray Spravato (esketamine).

FOIA to ICE Records Regarding Custody Management Waiver Policies

September 4, 2019
FOIA request to Immigration and Customs Enforcement seeking records relating to policies for approving waivers by Custody Management.