D.C. Circuit Overturns Lower Court, Rules Clinton Email Case Can Proceed

Washington D.C. – The D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals has overturned a ruling by the District Court in a lawsuit Cause of Action Institute (CoA Institute) filed against Secretary of State John Kerry and U.S. Archivist David Ferriero seeking to enforce their duties under the Federal Records Act as they […]

Cause of Action Institute Files Opening Brief in Appeal for Clinton Emails

Washington, DC – Cause of Action Institute (CoA Institute) and Judicial Watch, Inc. today filed a joint brief with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia arguing that email records from the private server of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton likely exist and have yet to […]

Cause of Action Institute Files Complaint Against IRS for Destroying Records

Washington, DC – The Cause of Action Institute (CoA Institute) today filed a legal complaint against the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and its commissioner, John Koskinen, for refusing to capture and preserve electronic communications of employees that deal with official business, as required by the law. CoA Institute President & […]

Cause of Action Lawsuit Challenges Legality of Hillary Clinton’s Email Practices

Cause of Action sues Secretary of State John Kerry and the National Archivist for failing to preserve former Secretary Clinton’s electronic records

Politico – New lawsuit tests Hillary Clinton’s claim private email system was legal

CoA filed a lawsuit against current Sec of State John Kerry and Nat Archives chief David Ferriero, seeking to force them to recover Clinton’s emails

Bloomberg – Hillary Clinton E-Mail Must Be Moved to Archives, Group Says in Suit

Cause of Action asked a judge in Washington to rule the presidential contender broke the Federal Records Act.

Washington Free Beacon: Ex-Im Official Deleted Text Messages After FOIA Request

A top official at a controversial U.S. export finance agency deleted text messages sent within days of the 2014 midterm elections after a watchdog group filed an open records request for the messages.