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Civil Asset Forfeiture Filings Lower But Usage Varies Widely
(25 May 2017)
The latest available data from the federal courts show that during April 2017 the government reported 74 new civil asset forfeiture filings.
FOIA Lawsuits Reach Highest Level Recorded in 25 Years
(23 May 2017)
The latest available case-by-case records from the federal courts show that Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuits challenging the withholding of records have risen since President Trump assumed office.
Federal Environmental Prosecutions Fall to Record Low
(22 May 2017)
The latest available data from the Justice Department show that during the first six months of FY 2017 the government reported 152 new environment prosecutions.
Despite Hiring, Immigration Court Backlog and Wait Times Climb
(15 May 2017)
During the past 18 months, a total of 79 new judges have been appointed to the Immigration Court.
TRAC Sues ICE on Withholding Data on Detainers
(09 May 2017)
The Transactional Records Access Clearinghouse (TRAC) filed a suit today under the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) charging Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)
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