Justice Dept. Sued for Fast and Furious FOI Response

Sharyl Attkisson 6/1/2014

Judicial Watch, the conservative watchdog group that has successfully sued the federal government in multiple instances for unlawful Freedom of Information (FOI) responses, is taking on a new case. This one is on behalf of Fast and Furious whistleblower: Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms (ATF) Special Agent John Dodson.

The complaint filed against […]

Judge Signals She'll Force Holder to Hand Over 'Fast & Furious' Documents

Ken Klukowski Breitbart.com Big Government 15 May 2014

U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson was openly irritated both with Attorney General Eric Holder and with the U.S. House of Representatives over whether executive privilege allows Holder to withhold documents on Operation Fast and Furious. But she also signaled she would rule against Holder in part, […]

Emotional scene as judge sentences Border Patrol agent Brian Terry’s murderer

Janeen Capizola BizPac Review 2/11/2014

The family of murdered U.S. Border Patrol agent Brian Terry said Monday they aren’t “celebrating” the 30-year sentence handed down to the Mexican man responsible for Terry’s death, but acknowledged that justice had been served.

U.S. District Court Judge David C. Bury sentenced Manuel Osorio-Arellanes, 37, to 30-years in prison […]

‘Coward of an attorney general’: Murdered Border Patrol agent’s brother shames Holder

Joe Saunders BizPac Review 2/6/2014

The brother of the Border Patrol agent who died during a gunfight with smugglers armed with weapons that were part of the botched Fast and Furious “gun-walking” operation has written a scathing letter to Attorney General Eric Holder demanding to know when someone will answer for Brian Terry’s blood.

In […]

Confirmed: The DEA Struck A Deal With Mexico’s Most Notorious Drug Cartel

Michael Kelley Business Insider 1/13/2014

An investigation by El Universal found that between the years 2000 and 2012, the U.S. government had an arrangement with Mexico’s Sinaloa drug cartel that allowed the organization to smuggle billions of dollars of drugs while Sinaloa provided information on rival cartels.

Sinaloa, led by Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman, supplies […]

Federal judge to DOJ: No, you may not dismiss this Fast & Furious case just because you feel like it

Erika Johnsen Hot Air 9/30/2013

The last time we checked in on Operation Fast and Furious, the bloody and not-”botched” gunrunning scandal in which the ATF pressed American gun dealers into funneling at least 2,000 weapons to cartels across the Mexican border with no serious efforts to trace them, more of the trafficked weapons were […]