Lawsuits

We are constantly working to uncover the unlawful actions taken by the Executive Branch, and bring legal action on behalf of the Americans who are harmed. Take a look at our most recent work:

Uncovering communications between Education officials and for-profit colleges

We filed a lawsuit against the Department of Education to investigate coordination between Department officials and the for-profit college industry.

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Uncovering whether White House consulted Defense Department on Syrian chemical attack

We filed a lawsuit against the Defense Department to investigate whether Department officials were consulted prior to a White House statement concerning an allegedly imminent Syrian chemical weapons attack.

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Western Organization of Resource Councils v. Bernhardt

Challenging the Trump Administration’s program to sell-off public resources at the expense of western communities and taxpayers.

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Natural Resources Defense Council et al. v. Bernhardt

Challenging the International Wildlife Conservation Council, an illegal body designed to facilitate the unsustainable trophy hunting of endangered species.

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Canoe Cruisers Association v. Coast Guard

Fighting to prevent the Trump Administration from unlawfully restricting the public's right to access the Potomac River during Trump’s frequent golf trips.

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Organization for Competitive Markets v. Department of Agriculture

Challenging the Trump Administration's rollback of rules protecting farmers and ranchers from abuses by big agribusiness, on behalf of an organization defending small farmers.

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