Judicial Watch Sues State, Treasury Departments for Records on $400 Million Cash Payment to Iran – Judicial Watch

Judicial Watch announced today that it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the State and Treasury Departments for records on the Obama administration’s transfer of $400 million in foreign currency to Iran in January 2016. The lawsuit was filed last month in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia (Judicial Watch v. U.S. Department of State and U.S. Department of the Treasury (No.1:17-cv-00864)). The suit was filed after the agencies failed to respond to August 2016 FOIA requests seeking:

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