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Lois Lerner Wants Her Lawsuit Testimony Permanently Sealed

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 24, 2017 at 9:30am 11/24/2017 at 9:30am

By now, most people know the back story.

In the run-up to the 2012 election, Tea Party groups and other conservative organizations were subjected to unnecessary scrutiny and even harassment by the IRS to whom they were applying for non-profit status.

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DOJ standing by decision not to prosecute Lois Lerner

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 8, 2017 at 7:00pm 9/8/2017 at 7:00pm

Lois Lerner was the IRS official at the center of the scandal over targeting of Tea Party and conservative groups.

The evidence was overwhelming that Tea Party and conservative groups had applications for tax exempt status delayed or denied, while liberal groups did not, and that this targeting was deliberate. Documents and...

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DOJ – Lois Lerner to face no criminal charges

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, October 23, 2015 at 3:06pm 10/23/2015 at 3:06pm

CNN Reports:

The Justice Department notified members of Congress on Friday that it is closing its two-year investig...

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IRS: Lois Lerner had second secret personal email account (in addition to “Toby Miles”)

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, September 1, 2015 at 12:07pm 9/1/2015 at 12:07pm

Last week, in an August 24, 2015 Status Report, the Internal Revenue Service disclosed that Lois Lerner used a secret personal email account denominated as “Toby Miles.” The filing was in a FOIA case filed by Judicial Watch.

In a filing last night of an August 31, 2015 Status Report, the IRS revealed that...

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Who is “Toby Miles” and why did Lois Lerner use that name for secret email account? (Court Document)

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, August 25, 2015 at 10:05am 8/25/2015 at 10:05am

Late last night the IRS filed a Status Report (full embed at bottom of post) disclosing that Lois Lerner used a secret email account for some official business, under the name “Toby Miles.”

The Washington Times reports:

Lois Lerner had yet another personal email account used to conduct some IRS business, the tax...

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Lois Lerner Emails: Republicans are Evil and Dishonest

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 14, 2015 at 8:30am 8/14/2015 at 8:30am

Lois Lerner is back in the news. According to a new report, emails Lerner sent to a friend reveal that the called Republicans evil and dishonest.

She also criticized the Citizens United ruling as one of the worst things to happen in the United States.

Andrew Kugle of the Washington Free Beacon:

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IRS Stalls on Sharing New Lois Lerner Emails

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, June 16, 2015 at 10:00am 6/16/2015 at 10:00am

The race for 2016 has shifted the focus of the media and many Americans away from the IRS scandal, but a new development in the story has come to light.

Over 6,000 Lois Lerner emails have been found but the IRS is stalling on sharing them.

You’ll never guess why.

Gerri Willis of...

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ICYMI: More of Lois Lerner’s e-mails found

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, April 30, 2015 at 10:00am 4/30/2015 at 10:00am

Last time we saw Lois Lerner, she was breathing a sigh of relief upon hearing the news that the DOJ had declined to pursue contempt charges after her refusal to testify before a House committee.

At the time, this may have seemed like a huge win, but in context, a contempt charge...

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DOJ lets Lois Lerner off the contempt hook

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at 3:36pm 4/1/2015 at 3:36pm

You all remember Lois Lerner’s contemptuous refusal to testify before a House Committee after she gave an opening statement in which she effectively testified to her defense.

The House sought a DOJ prosecution for contempt.

News that will shock no one, DOJ will not prosecute.

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New #IRSscandal e-mails reveal a very paranoid Lois Lerner

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 14, 2015 at 6:10pm 1/14/2015 at 6:10pm

Since 2013, we have been investigating charges that the IRS deliberately targeted and discriminated against conservative organizations that applied for tax-exempt status. Now, watchdog group Judicial Watch has uncovered even more evidence that the Washington office had something to hide during the initial Congressional investigations.

Today’s document release by Judicial Watch...

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IRS finds 30,000 Lerner emails days after “threat” of buggy whipping

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 21, 2014 at 8:49pm 11/21/2014 at 8:49pm

CAUSE: November 19, 2014, IRS fears employees being “seized with spontaneous diarrhea”.

In a federal FOIA lawsuit by Judicial Watch seeking records of Lerner emails and IRS efforts to retrieve...

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Judicial Watch: IRS “did not undertake any significant efforts to obtain” missing Lerner emails

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 6, 2014 at 11:00am 11/6/2014 at 11:00am

Democrats who had hoped for at least a week to sleep off their election night hangovers are getting no rest after the latest disclosure of court documents by advocacy group Judicial Watch.

Judicial Watch has spent a great deal of time and resources seeking information about the IRS targeting of conservative groups.

In September,...

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Greg Gutfeld: “Seriously, that even made me feel bad for Lerner”

http://youtu.be/u88vMSbX_xA
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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 9, 2014 at 7:00pm 10/9/2014 at 7:00pm
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Our reader poll turned up strong support for Jason Mattera confronting Lois Lerner in her neighborhood, including following her to a neighbor’s door.

Based on the comments to that post, I think the general reasoning in favor was that Lerner deserves to have to answer questions, they do it to us (60...

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Do you approve of media confronting Lois Lerner in her neighborhood? (Reader Poll)

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 2:30pm 10/8/2014 at 2:30pm

(Reader Poll at bottom of post)

Jason Mattera of the Daily Surge recently filmed an unannounced confrontation with former IRS employee Lois Lerner in her own neighborhood.

Lerner fled his camera and tried (unsuccessfully)...

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Imperial Bureaucrat: Lois Lerner denies everything

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 10:00am 9/23/2014 at 10:00am

Lois Lerner broke her silence in an interview at Politico, according to Politico: Exclusive: Lois Lerner breaks silence.

More properly framed, Lerner repeated to Politico the same broad denials she made on the record in a House hearing just before pleading the 5th to avoid having those broad denials subjected to questioning.

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IRS: By the way, we also wiped clean Lois Lerner’s Blackberry

http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2014/08/27/lois-lerner-blackberry-deliberately-destroyed-after-start-congressional-probe/
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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at 3:43pm 8/27/2014 at 3:43pm
http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2014/08/27/lois-lerner-blackberry-deliberately-destroyed-after-start-congressional-probe/

I’m a day late to this, but better late than never.

After admitting that Lois Lerner’s supposedly missing emails were in the back-up system, the IRS has filed court documents in response to a Judge’s Order indicating that after Lerner was summoned to testify before Congress, the IRS wiped clean Lerner’s Blackberry.

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IRS: Oh, those Lois Lerner emails, yeah they’re backed up

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, August 25, 2014 at 8:09pm 8/25/2014 at 8:09pm
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Judicial Watch revealed today that Lois Lerner’s fabled “missing e-mails” may still exist on a government backup system.

Via Judicial Watch:

Department of Justice attorneys for the Internal Revenue Service told Judicial Watch on Friday that Lois Lerner’s emails,...

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