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2005-10-03 17:39:52

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A Texas grand jury has indicted House Majority leader Tom DeLay on a charge of money laundering, the second indictment against him in a week, a spokesman in his Washington office said on Monday.

2005-07-05 18:04:13

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A prosecutor on Tuesday urged afederal judge to jail two journalists who have refused toreveal their confidential sources to a grand jury investigatingthe leak of a covert CIA operative's name to the news media. Special Counsel Patrick Fitzgerald said U.S. District ChiefJudge Thomas Hogan should reject requests from New York Timescorrespondent Judith Miller and Time magazine reporter MatthewCooper for home detention instead of jail. Fitzgerald, a U.S. Justice...

2005-06-27 15:29:45

By James Vicini WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Mondayrejected an appeal by two journalists who argued that theyshould not have to reveal their confidential sources to a grandjury investigating the leak by government officials of a covertCIA operative's name to the news media. Without any comment or recorded dissent, the justices letstand a U.S. appeals court's ruling that New York Timescorrespondent Judith Miller and Time magazine reporter MatthewCooper should be jailed...

2005-06-27 15:03:14

By James Vicini WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Mondayrejected an appeal by two journalists who argued that theyshould not have to reveal their confidential sources to a grandjury investigating the leak by government officials of a covertCIA operative's name to the news media. Without any comment or recorded dissent, the justices letstand a U.S. appeals court's ruling that New York Timescorrespondent Judith Miller and Time magazine reporter MatthewCooper should be jailed...

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2004-11-29 18:00:03

SANTA MARIA, Calif. - The judge in the child-molestation case against Michael Jackson refused on Monday to order Jackson's accuser and the boy's family to undergo psychological examinations. Superior Court Judge Rodney Melville ruled without hearing arguments in court, and gave no reason for rejecting the request from Jackson's side. Attorneys could not comment on the decision because of a gag order. The judge did grant a defense request to release transcripts of the grand jury...


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