Kushner is “trying to frame handouts to the private prison industry as reform,” Democracy Forward’s policy and strategy director said.
Kushner’s office “ignored” Freedom of Information Act requests, an attorney for Food & Water Watch said.
The documentary filmmaker behind “Citizenfour" filed a lawsuit against the U.S. for “Kafkaesque harassment” at airports around the world.
Judge orders pictures of detainee abuse be released after a more than decade-long legal battle.
The Obama administration breaks a record for censoring the most government records requested through the Freedom of Information Act.
Obama administration wants clarification on a judge’s ruling on the photos, but the ACLU claims it’s a delaying tactic.
The fight over 2,100 pictures depicting U.S. military abuse of detainees reached "a line in the sand" for the presiding judge.
The group is countering a senator’s attempt keep the Senate’s full report on harsh CIA interrogation secret.
Civil liberties group argues government claims are insufficient to withhold more than 2,100 images.
NSA reports released through FOIA lawsuit detail range of unlawful surveillance practices.