By Khorri Atkinson (January 13, 2022, 7:26 PM EST) -- House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and the select committee investigating the Jan. 6, 2021, attack on the U.S. Capitol told a D.C. federal court that a spokesperson for former President Donald Trump cannot force the committee to return or cease using his private financial records obtained from JPMorgan.
In a brief Wednesday opposing Taylor Budowich's temporary restraining order request, Pelosi and the panel argued that the district court lacks subject matter jurisdiction to hear the dispute and grant such an "extraordinary" injunctive relief because the U.S. Constitution's speech and debate clause provides absolute immunity to members and committees when performing legislative acts....
Stay ahead of the curve
In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.
Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!