Key takeaways from Senate hearing on Supreme Court ethics

(WASHINGTON) -- Supreme Court ethics and questions surrounding the conduct of Justice Clarence Thomas were on full display Tuesday at a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing.The panel heard from a range of legal experts on whether Congress has the authority to require the high court to... Read More.

Ex-colleague of chief justice’s wife makes ethics claim

(WASHINGTON) -- A Boston attorney and former colleague of U.S. Chief Justice John Roberts' wife, Jane, has filed a complaint with Congress and the Justice Department alleging her work as a legal recruiter poses a conflict of interest at the Supreme Court.The confidential complaint,... Read More.

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez under ethics investigation

(WASHINGTON) -- Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is under investigation by the House Ethics Committee, its acting chairwoman and active ranking member said in a statement on Wednesday.Reps. Susan Wild, D-Pa., and Michael Guest, R-Miss., did not specify what the investigation entails but said the panel... Read More.