Fed Judge Rules Against DOJ’s Claim Of ‘Executive Privilege’ To With Hold Fast And Furious Docs From Congress

Attn. General Holder Testifies At Senate Judiciary Hearing On Justice Dept Oversight

Weasel Zippers

Another blow to the Obama regime and its cover ups.

Via Fox News:

A federal judge has rejected the Justice Department’s claim of executive privilege used to withhold documents tied to the Fast and Furious “gun-walking” scandal from release to a congressional committee.

House Republicans subpoenaed thousands of emails related to the operation and sued in federal court to obtain them.

In her decision on Tuesday, Judge Amy Berman Jackson rejected the department’s blanket assertion of executive privilege, saying much of the withheld information had already been disclosed through other channels.

The ruling is the latest development in a years-long legal fight over the botched effort by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms to track guns across the Southwest border.

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One thought on “Fed Judge Rules Against DOJ’s Claim Of ‘Executive Privilege’ To With Hold Fast And Furious Docs From Congress

  1. Pingback: Fed Judge Rules Against DOJ’s Claim Of ‘Executive Privilege’ To With Hold Fast And Furious Docs From Congress | Rifleman III Journal

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