Subpoena

Fresh off the August recess, the United States Congress got back to business today. Rather than focusing on pressing issues like a potential war, looming budget deadlines, and the growing problem of student loan debt, some Republican lawmakers thought it was the perfect time to pick up where they left off before their recess – attacking the Environmental Protection Agency. Read more...
After taking her viewers through the madness that was the "summer of subpoenas" in 1997 with Rep. Dan Burton handing out subpoenas like candy, Rachel Maddow reminded everyone what we're in for now with Rep. Darrell Issa heading that very same committee. Read more...
A U.S. judge has ordered JPMorgan Chase to explain why the court should not force the bank to over 25 internal emails demanded as part of an investigation into whether it manipulated electricity markets in California and the Midwest. Read more...
Manhattan District Attorney subpoenas Twitter account of @destructuremal (aka 23-year-old Brooklyn writer Malcolm Harris) because of his participation in Occupy Wall Street. Read more...
I'm so glad to see CNN and CBS decided this wasn't newsworthy: Election Attorneys File Racketeering Complaint Against Karl Rove and Tom Donohue's Elections Operations: Complaint Charges Fraud, False Statement And Illegal Read more...

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Fred Clark of Slacktivist writes one of those blogs that I just love. He's smart, compassionate and very, very perceptive. This piece on the credi Read more...
We've been saying all along that if the Republicans take back the House in 2010, then crazy Michele Bachmann will lead the subpoena parade against the Read more...
As Susie noted earlier, Techcrunch is reporting that Pennsylvania Attorney General (and Republican candidate for Governor) Tom Corbett, in a classic " Read more...
Corrente: Confusing "America" with "Goldman Sachs." Make the call... Balloon Juice: What did you expect? TalkLeft: Blago requests subpoena for Obama Read more...
The Justice Department has subpoenaed indymedia.us for its visitor logs for a certain date. While this raises big flags regarding online privacy, some Read more...