On the eve of his Senate confirmation hearing Wednesday, Solicitor General-nominee Noel Francisco is the focus of a lawsuit seeking information about his participation in the legal battle over President Donald Trump’s travel ban.

American Oversight, a transparency advocacy group, filed suit in U.S. District Court in Washington, D.C., Tuesday demanding documents that could shed light on Francisco’s recusal, followed by his “unrecusal,” in the case.

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