Did Chief U.S. District Judge Norma Holloway Johnson misuse her authority by funneling campaign finance cases involving Democrats to Clinton appointees, who might be softer on the defendants? The person trying to find the answer is Joe Whitley, brought in last spring by a panel of D.C. federal judges to investigate the cases. Four months later, the investigation is still on.
Court Probe in High Gear
August 18, 2000