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Stories with subject: Subpoenas
  • Missouri Senate, Planned Parenthood CEO reach subpoena deal 
    Updated: Apr-21-16 11:50 pm

    JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - The Missouri Senate announced Thursday it is suspending contempt proceedings against a Planned Parenthood CEO after reaching an agreement to review some documents a legislative committee investigating the organization subpoenaed last year.

  • University not releasing footage of black man's beating 
    Updated: Apr-21-16 2:48 pm

    GREENVILLE, North Carolina - The chancellor of a North Carolina university says the school hasn't released surveillance video of an on-campus beating of a black man by four white people last month because of an ongoing criminal investigation.

  • DuPont fights Vermont subpoena in GMO labeling lawsuit 
    Updated: Apr-15-16 2:02 pm

    DOVER, Delaware - The Dupont Co. is fighting a subpoena from Vermont government officials for results of DuPont's research regarding the potential health and environmental impacts of the company's genetically engineered or modified crops, and associated herbicide and pesticide use on those crops.

  • Exxon seeks to block subpoena over climate-change documents 
    Updated: Apr-14-16 9:18 am

    DALLAS - Exxon Mobil Corp. is squaring off against government investigators who believe the energy giant covered up knowledge of how fossil fuels contribute to climate change.

  • Valeant CEO agrees to be deposed in Senate drug price probe 
    Updated: Apr-13-16 12:55 pm

    The chief executive of embattled Valeant Pharmaceuticals, J. Michael Pearson, has agreed to be deposed by a Senate committee investigating the causes of soaring prescription medicine prices.

  • Deportee appealing rejection of return bid to Connecticut 
    Updated: Apr-12-16 7:30 pm

    HARTFORD, Connecticut - A former Connecticut resident deported to Italy is appealing a rejection of his bid to return to the state to testify before lawmakers about how criminal convictions and deportation affect immigrant families.

  • US House staffers subpoenaed by federal court 
    Updated: Apr-12-16 8:43 am

    CHICAGO - Four congressional staffers have told the U.S. House that they've been subpoenaed by the federal court in Springfield, Illinois, where a grand jury is conducting a probe into the spending of former U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock.

  • Mississippi attorney general unsure if he'll sue Google 
    Updated: Apr-11-16 6:13 pm

    JACKSON, Mississippi - Mississippi's attorney general says he doesn't yet know whether he'll go to court to force Google to comply with a subpoena or sue the Internet giant for violating state law.

  • Appeals court rules Mississippi can resume Google inquiry 
    Updated: Apr-09-16 9:53 pm

    JACKSON, Mississippi - An appeals court has ruled that Mississippi's attorney general can resume an investigation of Google.

  • Feds query police as part of probe into free trips, meals 
    Updated: Apr-06-16 6:08 pm

    NEW YORK - Federal investigators have questioned nearly two dozen police officials as part of a probe into whether officers took free trips, meals and other perks from members of Brooklyn's Orthodox Jewish communities, two law enforcement officials with knowledge of the case said Wednesday.

  • Missouri GOP combs past for Planned Parenthood censure rules 
    Updated: Apr-04-16 10:45 pm

    JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - Missouri Republicans are looking back more than a century for guidance as they consider whether to hold a regional Planned Parenthood CEO in contempt of the Senate - a rare judgment that could carry jail time.

  • Missouri senator seeks testimony from Planned Parenthood 
    Updated: Mar-30-16 10:23 pm

    JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - A Missouri state senator began moving forward Wednesday with an effort to hold a Planned Parenthood official in contempt for refusing to provide documents on how the organization handles fetal remains.

  • House panel in fetal tissue probe issues more subpoenas 
    Updated: Mar-30-16 6:57 pm

    WASHINGTON - The special House panel investigating fetal tissue donation by such groups as Planned Parenthood has issued 12 more subpoenas to organizations that the Republican leading the probe says have not fully cooperated with requests for information.