A panel of judges concluded that Kavanaugh is no longer covered by the judiciary's disciplinary system now that he's a Supreme Court justice.

Zoe Tillman • 9 hours ago

After a judge told Michael Flynn that he couldn't hide his "disgust" and "disdain" for Flynn's crimes, Flynn delayed sentencing to fully cooperate with the government in the hopes of maximizing any benefit when he is, ultimately, sentenced.

Zoe Tillman • 13 hours ago

In a controversial ruling, a Texas judge has ruled that a minor move by Congress last year is grounds to strike down the entire Affordable Care Act, including preexisting condition protections.

Paul McLeod • 4 days ago

A federal appeals court heard arguments Friday in a case with a reported possible link to the special counsel investigation, leading to absolute mayhem as reporters were blocked from the area.

Zoe Tillman • 4 days ago

Butina pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy, and will delay sentencing while she cooperates with the government.

Zoe Tillman • 5 days ago

Special counsel Robert Mueller's office previously said it was okay with Flynn getting a sentence that didn't involve time behind bars.

Zoe Tillman • 7 days ago

Jessica Denson is going to court to challenge the award to the campaign, which came out of secret proceedings in arbitration.

Zoe Tillman • 8 days ago

If the judge agrees Manafort violated his plea deal, prosecutors would no longer be bound to support a lower sentence.

Zoe Tillman • 11 days ago

Barr served as attorney general under former president George H.W. Bush.

Zoe Tillman • 11 days ago

Justice Department investigators did not name the now-retired senior official accused of sexual assault and harassment, but a source with firsthand knowledge has identified him as Edison Aponte, who worked in the Office of Justice Programs.

Zoe Tillman • 13 days ago

Flynn pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI in the Russia investigation. Prosecutors said his crime was "serious," but that a light sentence was appropriate because of his cooperation.

Zoe Tillman • 14 days ago

The report does not name the official, only saying that he has retired and that prosecutors declined to bring charges against him.

Zoe Tillman • 14 days ago

DC and Maryland are suing Trump over his refusal to divest financial interests in his business empire, specifically his hotel in Washington, DC.

Zoe Tillman • 14 days ago

Whitaker’s appointment as acting attorney general is facing a number of legal challenges in court.

Zoe Tillman • 14 days ago

The judge in Manafort's DC case set a tentative sentencing date of March 5. He's already due in federal court in Virginia for sentencing in February.

Zoe Tillman • 18 days ago

Democrats and civil rights groups opposed Farr's nomination, pointing to his work in the 1980s and 1990s on campaigns accused of engaging in voter suppression tactics and his more recent defense of North Carolina's redistricting plans.

Zoe Tillman • 19 days ago

Comey is accusing House Republicans of using a nonpublic deposition as a pretext to selectively leak “a distorted, partisan political narrative.”

Zoe Tillman • 19 days ago

Cohen admitted he lied to Congress members investigating possible coordination between Russia and the Trump campaign in the 2016 election.

Amber Jamieson • 19 days ago

Manafort's lawyers disputed the government's claim, saying he believed he'd been "truthful."

Zoe Tillman • 22 days ago

The judge found that it wasn’t a “legally redressable wrong” for the Trump International Hotel in Washington, DC, to capitalize on its connection to the president.

Zoe Tillman • 22 days ago