Latest Subpoenas News

Pennsylvania's high court throws out GOP lawmakers' subpoena in 2020 presidential election case

Feb. 21, 2024 17:46 PM EST

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania's highest court ruled Wednesday that Republican state lawmakers can no longer try to enforce a subpoena for a wide range of election records they issued in 2021 in a quest inspired by former President Donald Trump’s baseless claims of fraud in the 2020...

Judge to consider whether to remove District Attorney Fani Willis from Georgia election case

Feb. 14, 2024 09:27 AM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — A Georgia judge who is deciding whether to toss Fulton County District Attorney Fani Willis off of the state's election interference case against former President Donald Trump has set a hearing for Thursday that is expected to focus on details of Willis' personal relationship with...

Maine mass shooting commission gets subpoena power

Feb. 13, 2024 16:59 PM EST

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — The independent commission investigating the deadliest shooting in Maine history was granted subpoena power to compel witnesses to testify or produce documents Tuesday. The governor signed bipartisan legislation after commissioners said they needed the ability...

Georgia Republicans say Fani Willis inquiry isn't a 'witch hunt,' but Democrats doubt good faith

Feb. 09, 2024 18:31 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — The Republican leading a specially-appointed Georgia state Senate committee that's supposed to investigate whether Fulton County District Attorney Fani Willis committed misconduct proclaimed repeatedly Friday during the panel's first meeting that he seeks just the facts, but the...

Georgia district attorney prosecuting Trump has been subpoenaed over claims of improper relationship

Jan. 31, 2024 16:51 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Fulton County District Attorney Fani Willis and a special prosecutor she hired for the Georgia election interference case against former President Donald Trump have been issued subpoenas by a defense attorney who has alleged Willis and the prosecutor had an inappropriate romantic...

Senate committee wants cooperation from Saudis in proposed deal with PGA Tour

Jan. 30, 2024 18:13 PM EST

A Senate subcommittee investigating the PGA Tour’s proposed deal with the Saudi backers of LIV Golf wants documents from four U.S. consulting firms for the Public Investment Fund. The committee has asked the Saudi fund's governor to stop blocking the inquiry. Sen. Richard...

Maine lawmakers consider request to give subpoena power to committee investigating mass shooting

Jan. 29, 2024 13:44 PM EST

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A Maine legislative committee considered an emergency request on Monday to grant powers to a panel investigating last year's Lewiston mass shooting that the state's governor said are critical to unraveling how the killings unfolded. An independent commission...

Georgia Senate passes a panel with subpoena power to investigate District Attorney Fani Willis

Jan. 26, 2024 13:07 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia's state Senate joined attempts to investigate Fulton County District Attorney Fani Willis on Friday, voting 30-19 to create a special committee that Republican senators say is needed to determine whether the Democratic district attorney misspent state tax money in her...

Trump White House official Peter Navarro gets a 4-month sentence for defying a House Jan. 6 subpoena

Jan. 25, 2024 15:45 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Trump White House official Peter Navarro, who was convicted of contempt of Congress for refusing to cooperate with a congressional investigation into the Jan. 6, 2021, attack on the U.S. Capitol, was sentenced on Thursday to four months behind bars. He was the...

Fani Willis accuses estranged wife of special prosecutor of 'interfering' with Trump election case

Jan. 18, 2024 19:08 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Fulton County District Attorney Fani Willis is accusing the estranged wife of a special prosecutor she hired of trying to obstruct her criminal election-interference case against former President Donald Trump and others by seeking to question her in the couple's divorce...