Judicial Watch


Judicial Watch, Inc., a conservative, non-partisan educational foundation, promotes transparency, accountability and integrity in government, politics and the law. Through its educational endeavors, Judicial Watch advocates high standards of ethics and morality in our nation’s public life and seeks to ensure that political and judicial officials do not abuse the powers entrusted to them by the American people. Judicial Watch fulfills its educational mission through litigation, investigations, and public outreach.

Most Recent Articles by Judicial Watch:

Judicial Watch Uncovers Five More Clinton Emails Containing Classified Material on Her Unsecure, Non

Aug 17, 2018 — Judicial Watch

Five More Clinton Emails Containing Classified Material on Her Unsecure, Non-‘State.gov’ Email System
(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch today released two batches,

184 pages and 45 pages,

of newly uncovered emails of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton from the U.S. Department of State sent and received over her unsecure, non-“state.gov” email system. Five emails contain classified information.


Tom Fitton: Strzok’s Firing Proves that Mueller’s Investigation is Compromised

Aug 15, 2018 — Judicial Watch



JW President Tom Fitton appeared on “After the Bell” on the Fox Business Network to discuss how the firing of former FBI agent Peter Strzok proves that special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation is flawed.


Tom Fitton: Peter Strzok should be Criminally Investigated

Aug 15, 2018 — Judicial Watch



Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton appeared “Lou Dobbs Tonight” on the Fox Business Network to discuss the firing of former FBI agent Peter Strzok and the Russia probe.


Tom Fitton: Mueller Operation Built on ‘Sand and Corruption’

Aug 11, 2018 — Judicial Watch

Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton appeared on “Lou Dobbs Tonight” on the Fox Business Network to discuss how newly reported emails showed that Justice Department official Bruce Ohr continued to maintain extensive contact with Christopher Steele.




How Judicial Watch Blasted Open the Strzok-Steele-FISA Scandals Targeting Trump

Aug 10, 2018 — Judicial Watch

In this special edition of “Inside Judicial Watch,” host Jerry Dunleavy joins Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton to discuss the four court cases JW successfully litigated in getting to the truth about the FISA abuse scandal involving the targeting of Donald Trump.




Public University Pays Radical 89-yr-old Linguist Who Supports Hezbollah $750k to Teach Politics

Aug 9, 2018 — Judicial Watch

Public University Pays Radical 89-yr-old Linguist Who Supports Hezbollah $750k to Teach PoliticsA public university is paying a radical 89-year-old linguist hundreds of thousands of dollars to teach his famously leftist brand of politics, according to records obtained by Judicial after a months-long battle with the taxpayer-funded institution.

Judicial Watch launched an investigation after the University of Arizona (UA), located in Tucson with an enrollment of about 40,000, announced that it hired Noam Chomsky to teach a general education course for undergraduates titled “What is Politics?  In the announcement UA describes Chomsky as a “world-renowned linguist and one of the “most cited scholars in modern history.


Judicial Watch Sues; State, Defense, Homeland Security to Obtain Anti-Israel ‘Boycott, Divesti

Aug 3, 2018 — Judicial Watch

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today that it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), the Department of State, and the U.S. Department of Defense for all records of communications regarding anti-Israel group Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions’ (BDS) efforts to lobby the Obama administration to adopt policies to harm companies doing business with Israel (Judicial Watch v. U.S. Department of Defense (No. 1:18-cv-01721)).


Tom Fitton: Mueller Should Recuse Himself

Aug 3, 2018 — Judicial Watch

On August 3, Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton appeared on “Fox and Friends First” on the Fox News Channel to discuss President Trump’s call for AG Sessions to end the Mueller probe and Strozk’s attempt to keep his FBI security clearance on the Mueller Probe.




Tom Fitton: ‘Mueller’s Job is Over’

Aug 2, 2018 — Judicial Watch

JW President Tom Fitton appeared on “America’s Newsroom” on the Fox News Channel to discuss what Strzok was doing for Mueller’s team and President Trump’s call to end the Mueller Probe.




Tom Fitton: Trump must Intervene on Page FISA Application

Jul 31, 2018 — Judicial Watch

On July 30, Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton appeared on “Tucker Carlson Tonight” on the Fox News Channel to discuss release of the FBI’s FISA application against Carter Page.




Watch: Inside Judicial Watch: DOJ/FBI Misled FISA Courts with Clinton-DNC Dossier

Jul 26, 2018 — Judicial Watch



Judicial Watch filed a motion in the U.S. Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court seeking the transcripts of all hearings related to the surveillance of Carter Page, a former Trump campaign part-time advisor who was the subject of four controversial Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) warrants from the Department of Justice (DOJ). Last week, in response to a Judicial Watch FOIA lawsuit, the Department of Justice released 412 pages of heavily redacted documents relating to FISA warrants targeting Page. The warrants provide evidence that the FISA court was never told that the key information justifying the requests came from a minimally-corroborated “dossier” that was created by Fusion GPS, a paid agent of the Clinton campaign and Democratic

Read about the FISA documents here.


Busy Month for Illegal Immigrants Committing Heinous Crimes

Jul 25, 2018 — Judicial Watch

Busy Month for Illegal Immigrants Committing Heinous Crimes
As the separation of families pouring in from Mexico dominates the airwaves several disturbing cases involving illegal aliens shift the focus back to the devastating impact of America’s poorly guarded southern border. In the last few days alone, an illegal immigrant who had been deported eleven times attacked his wife with a chainsaw in front of their children, another got charged with a series of violent rapes and dozens were arrested for operating a major human and drug smuggling enterprise in a major U.S. city.


Tom Fitton: Pres. Trump should Declassify the Rest of the FISA Application to Surveil Carter Page

Jul 24, 2018 — Judicial Watch

Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton appeared on “Fox and Friends First” on the Fox News Channel to discuss the newly released FISA applications to surveil Carter Page.




Tom Fitton: Information in FISA Page Application needs to be Declassified

Jul 24, 2018 — Judicial Watch

JW President Tom Fitton appeared on “Fox and Friends” on the Fox News Channel to discuss the release of the heavily-redacted FISA application for surveilling ex-campaign aide Carter Page.




Judicial Watch: FBI Set to Release FISA Warrant Documents Today

Jul 20, 2018 — Judicial Watch

WASHINGTON—Judicial Watch today expects the Justice Department to release redacted documents about FISA (Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act) warrants targeting the Trump campaign. Judicial Watch expects the document release to center on FISA warrants targeting Carter Page, a former Trump campaign associate. The warrants are controversial because the FISA court was never told that the key information justifying the requests came from a minimally-corroborated “dossier” that was created by Fusion GPS, a paid agent of the Clinton campaign and Democratic National Committee.


Inside Judicial Watch: NEW Strzok/Page Emails Reveal Couple’s Hatred for FBI

Jul 20, 2018 — Judicial Watch

​In this episode of “Inside Judicial Watch,” Carter Clews joins JW attorney Michael Bekesha to discuss newly-obtained communications between FBI Special Agent Peter Strzok and FBI lawyer Lisa page over their involvement in the Clinton email and Trump/Russia collusion investigations.

Read more about the documents HERE.




“No One Left to Lie to” — & Will Obama Be Deposed?

Jul 19, 2018 — Judicial Watch

In this episode of “On Watch,” Judicial Watch Director of Investigations & Research Chris Farrell dives into the ongoing saga of FBI Special Agent Peter Strzok and FBI lawyer Lisa Page, lovers embroiled in the controversial Clinton email and Trump/Russia collusion investigations.

Also–when will Obama be deposed over what he knew and when with respect to both investigations?




Chris Farrell: ‘I want Obama deposed’

Jul 17, 2018 — Judicial Watch

Judicial Watch Director of Investigations Chris Farrell discusses FBI official Lisa Page’s testimony on Capitol Hill and how the DOJ withheld text messages from Congress.




Judicial Watch Victory: Court-Ordered Consent Decree Requires Kentucky to Clean Up Election Rolls

Jul 17, 2018 — Judicial Watch

(Washington, DC)—Judicial Watch announced today that a federal court judge has issued a consent decree directing the Commonwealth of Kentucky to remove the names of ineligible voters no longer in residence from its official voter registration lists. U.S. District Judge Gregory F. Van Tatenhove of the Eastern District of Kentucky, Central Division, signed the consent decree between Judicial Watch, Kentucky and the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ).




Chris Farrell: Rosenstein, Mueller Want to Destroy Trump’s Presidency

Jul 16, 2018 — Judicial Watch

Judicial Watch Director of Investigations Chris Farrell discusses Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein’s announcement that 12 Russian intelligence officers have been indicted for allegedly hacking the Democratic National Committee