Legal advocacy group Public Citizen filed suit on behalf of landowners in Texas and an environmental group. More lawsuits are expected.

Zoe Tillman • 23 hours ago

Prosecutors did not make a specific recommendation about how much time they think Manafort should spend behind bars.

Zoe Tillman • 23 hours ago

Stone's lawyers, prosecutors, and lawyers for witnesses are barred from making statements to the press or in public "that pose a substantial likelihood of material prejudice to this case."

Zoe Tillman • One day ago

"Keep talking mr president," Omar Jadwat, the head of the ACLU's Immigrants Rights Project, tweeted.

Zoe Tillman • One day ago

Prosecutors established that Manafort intentionally made false statements about his contacts with longtime associate Konstantin Kilimnik and another DOJ investigation, a judge found.

Zoe Tillman • 3 days ago

Of 50 senior posts across 11 offices at the Justice Department, one is held by a woman, according to a letter sent to DOJ leadership by an internal gender diversity group.

Zoe Tillman • 3 days ago

Stone is in the middle in an intra-lawyer spat in litigation over former NFL players who suffered head injuries. Stone is being accused of pushing false information and conspiracy theories about the case.

Zoe Tillman • 9 days ago

"I cringe at some of the language that I used," Neomi Rao told senators Tuesday when asked about op-eds she wrote as a Yale undergrad about race, date rape, and feminism.

Zoe Tillman • 11 days ago

“This is a criminal proceeding and not a public relations campaign,” Judge Amy Berman Jackson said in court Friday.

Zoe Tillman • 15 days ago

Police investigated 2015 rape allegations through 2017, when prosecutors declined to press charges. The man accused of assault, who recently held a top post on Beto O’Rourke’s Senate campaign, denies any sexual contact.

Zoe Tillman • 16 days ago

The government has refused to confirm or deny whether it has charged the WikiLeaks founder under seal.

Zoe Tillman • 17 days ago

Stone is charged with lying to Congress about his contacts with WikiLeaks and witness tampering.

Zoe Tillman • 18 days ago

Stone was arrested early Friday morning in Florida and later released. He spoke out against the charges, which he says he will defeat in court.

Chris Geidner • 22 days ago

Those renominated include Wendy Vitter, opposed by Democrats for her comments about abortion. Thomas Farr, who never got a final vote when several Republicans broke ranks, was not on the list.

Zoe Tillman • 24 days ago

The woman, identified by a pseudonym, claimed in a lawsuit that she was raped by a former employee of the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation. She says Jackson Lee fired her as she was preparing to pursue legal claims over the alleged assault.

Zoe Tillman • One month ago

An inspector general report found agency lawyers recognized there might be constitutional issues with Trump keeping a stake in the hotel, but didn’t pursue the issue.

Zoe Tillman • One month ago

The judge denied requests for temporary restraining orders that would force the government to pay workers or give employees a choice about whether to work without pay.

Zoe Tillman • One month ago

Barr also said he would not fire Mueller without cause — even if Trump asked him to do so — in a long day of testimony on Capitol Hill.

Zoe Tillman • One month ago

Neomi Rao is nominated for Justice Brett Kavanaugh’s former seat on the DC Circuit.

Zoe Tillman • One month ago

The federal government is still calculating damages owed to federal workers who worked without pay during the 2013 shutdown.

Zoe Tillman • One month ago