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ID:

102

Date:

2006-11-30

Headline:

Judicial Watch wins $25,000 in attorneys fees in FOIA case

Reporter's name:

Tom Fitton

Delay/denial:

Yes

Lawsuit:

Yes

Fees:

Yes

Media outlet:

Judicial Watch

City:

Washington, DC

Summary:

A federal court awarded $25,000 in attorney fees to the government watchdog group Judicial Watch, which had sued the Department of Justice for failing to release information under FOIA about President Clinton's last-minute pardons. In the waning days of his presidency, Clinton granted 140 pardons for which Judicial Watch sought records.

Keywords:

Judicial Watch; attorney's fees; President Clinton; Denise Rich


Agencies:

DOJ

States:

US

Categories:

presidential pardons


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