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17 Jan 2008, 12:42 am
Follow up to previous postings on missing White House emails, today's Press release from Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW): "Yesterday's midnight filing by the White House in CREW v. [read post]
2 Sep 2020, 1:50 pm by Allan Blutstein
Anne Weismann, FOIA ‘Guru,’ Exits Watchdog GroupWeismann is no longer the chief FOIA counsel for Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington, but will continue to serve as outside counsel in some of the group’s litigation.By Jacqueline Thomsen, Nat’l Law Journal,  September 02, 2020Anne Weismann, the chief FOIA counsel for the watchdog group Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in… [read post]
11 Apr 2017, 10:50 am by Alexandra Farone
Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington, National Security Archive [advocacy websites] and the Knight First Amendment Institute initiated the suit in the US District Court for the Southern District of New York [official website]. [read post]
19 Mar 2008, 1:28 pm
Judge Gives White House 3-Day E-Mail Deadline CITIZENS FOR RESPONSIBILITY AND ETHICS IN WASHINGTON V. [read post]
29 Oct 2010, 11:44 am
[JURIST] A coalition of 37 public interest groups, led by the American Civil Liberties Union, the Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington and the Alliance for Justice [official websites], sent a letter [text, PDF] to the Senate Thursday urging it to pass legislation [S 446 text, PDF] that would allow television coverage of Supreme Court proceedings. [read post]
16 Apr 2007, 6:21 am
Attorney firings, this press release: "Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW) released a report [April 12, 2007], WITHOUT A TRACE: The Missing White House Emails and the Violations of the Presidential Records Act, detailing the legal issues behind the story of the White House e-mail scandal. [read post]
31 Oct 2011, 12:25 pm by Barco Reference Librarian
The ACLU, Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW) and OpenTheGovernment.org announced that they have joined together to file comments opposing a provision of a proposed rule from the Department of Justice, which would amend the DoJ’s Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Regulations by adding section 16.6(f)(2). [read post]
18 Apr 2017, 8:00 pm by Miracle Jones
Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW) is a non profit organization who is the lead plaintiff in a lawsuit [JURIST report] that alleges foreign payments made to business associated with the current executive branch are in violation of the Constitution [text]. [read post]
3 Jun 2014, 1:38 pm by Sabrina I. Pacifici
The groups—Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW), the Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC), and the National Security Archive—all experts in FOIA litigation, recommend a common set of practices to ensure agencies protect the public’s right to know. [read post]
22 Oct 2010, 8:13 am by aallwash
A new report by Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW), FOIA at the Mid-term: Obstacles to Transparency Remain, reveals that though there has been some progress since President Obama released his Memorandum on the Freedom of Information Act and Attorney General Holder followed up with guidance for agencies, there has not been a major shift in the FOIA culture across the Federal government. [read post]
19 Jan 2010, 1:01 pm by aallwash
The White House’s recent settlement with Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW) and the National Security Archive (the Archive) over the Bush Administration’s missing emails required the Executive Office of the President (EOP) to provide a public description of the system it uses to manage and preserve its electronic records. [read post]
10 Apr 2017, 5:19 pm by Sabrina I. Pacifici
“The National Security Archive, together with the Knight First Amendment Institute at Columbia University and the Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW), are filing a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the Department of Homeland Security for the release of the White House visitor logs today, April 10, in the federal District Court for the Southern District of New York. [read post]
5 Sep 2009, 2:25 pm
ABC News reported yesterday that the Justice Department has settled several Freedom of Information Act lawsuits brought by the watchdog group Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW). [read post]
24 Jul 2007, 4:37 pm
Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW), CREW'S Hurricane Katrina International Offers of Assistance Matrix (July 27, 2007)"CREW's matrix is based on 25,000 Department of State (DOS) documents it received as a result of a lawsuit filed under the Freedom of Information Act in December 2005 for records relating to the federal government's handling and acceptance of international offers of aid after Hurricane Katrina. [read post]
2 Oct 2019, 1:57 pm by Sabrina I. Pacifici
Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW) Executive Director Noah Bookbinder released the following statement: “Following our request yesterday for a temporary restraining order against President Trump and the Executive Office of the President mandating them to preserve records of the president’s communications and meetings with foreign leaders, the government has agreed to preserve all relevant records, including the records of… [read post]
21 Apr 2008, 11:15 pm
Circuit Court of Appeals yesterday heard oral arguments in Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington v. [read post]
9 Oct 2007, 3:41 am
The successful applicant must display the highest levels of integrity, sound judgment and ethical standards. [read post]
3 Jan 2018, 1:49 pm by Patrick Sherry
Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW) [advocacy website] filed a complaint [text, PDF] on Wednesday alleging that the Department of Justice (DOJ) violated the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) [text] in failing to respond to their expedited request seeking communications concerning the DOJ's decision to release private text messages sent during the 2016 presidential campaign by two former FBI investigators who had previously worked on… [read post]
23 Apr 2020, 12:15 pm by Allan Blutstein
Department of Housing and Urban Development.FFRF, a national state/church watchdog, teamed up with Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington, a governmental watchdog, after HUD Secretary Ben Carson dodged records requests related to the White House bible study.Read more here. [read post]
1 Jan 2018, 3:06 pm by Allan Blutstein
District Court for the District of Columbia, Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (“CREW”) announced the lawsuit in a Twitter update posted earlier today.Read more here. [read post]