Topic: Immigration

DOJ EOIR Records Regarding ‘Returned Notice’ Hearings at San Francisco Immigration Court

January 14, 2022
Records from the Department of Justice's Executive Office for Immigration Review in response to American Oversight's request for records regarding increased instances of hearings at the San Francisco Immigration Court for immigrants whose mailed notices were returned undeliverable, leading to absentia deportations. These records include communications, calendars containing hearing documents, and related reports.

News Roundup: A Coordinated Coup Attempt

January 14, 2022
We’ve written a lot about the Big Lie’s evolution — from fear-mongering about voter fraud to the attempts to subvert the 2020 election, to the ongoing partisan election reviews — and the network of activists who have been keeping this anti-democratic movement alive.

DHS Records Relating to Family Separation Hearings

December 17, 2021
Records from the Department of Homeland Security in response to American Oversight's request for compiled mems on family separation. These records include 2019 documents concerning family separation hearings.

Records Request to Idaho Governor Seeking Records Related to October 2021 Trip to U.S.-Mexico Border

December 10, 2021
Records request to the Idaho Governor seeking records related to Gov. Brad LittleÕs trip to the U.S.-Mexico border on or about Oct. 6, 2021.

Records Request to Oklahoma Governor Seeking Records Related to October 2021 Trip to U.S.-Mexico Border

December 10, 2021
Records request to the Oklahoma Governor seeking records related to Gov. Kevin StittÕs trip to the U.S.-Mexico border on or about Oct. 6, 2021.

Records Request to Nebraska Governor Seeking Records Related to October 2021 Trip to U.S.-Mexico Border

December 10, 2021
Records request to the Nebraska Governor seeking records related to Gov. Pete RickettsÕs trip to the U.S.-Mexico border on or about Oct. 6, 2021.

Records Request to Arizona Governor Seeking Records Related to October 2021 Trip to U.S.-Mexico Border

December 9, 2021
Records request to the Arizona Governor seeking records related to Gov. Doug DuceyÕs trip to the U.S.-Mexico border on or about Oct. 6, 2021.

Records Request to Montana Governor Seeking Records Related to October 2021 Trip to U.S.-Mexico Border

December 9, 2021
Records request to the Montana Governor seeking records related to Gov. Greg GianforteÕs trip to the U.S.-Mexico border on or about Oct. 6, 2021.

Records Request to Iowa Governor Seeking Records Related to October 2021 Trip to U.S.-Mexico Border

December 9, 2021
Records request to the Iowa Governor seeking records related to Gov. Kim ReynoldsÕs trip to the U.S.-Mexico border on or about Oct. 6, 2021.

FOIA to DHS OIG for Family Separation Pilot Program ‘After-Action Report’

December 9, 2021
FOIA to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Office of Inspector General for an 'after-action report' produced by U.S. Customs and Border Protection after its 2017 family-separation pilot initiative.