U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson needed only one week to deliver cutting ripostes to both sides of one of the most closely watched separation-of-powers cases in Washington.

First up: U.S. Department of Justice attorneys. They wanted Jackson to dismiss a lawsuit against Attorney General Eric Holder Jr. brought by the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. The suit, filed last year, seeks enforcement of the committee’s subpoena targeting documents related to the Operation Fast and Furious gun-running controversy.

This content has been archived. It is available through our partners, LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law.

To view this content, please continue to their sites.

Not a Lexis Advance® Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Not a Bloomberg Law Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Why am I seeing this?

LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law are third party online distributors of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications. LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law customers are able to access and use ALM's content, including content from the National Law Journal, The American Lawyer, Legaltech News, The New York Law Journal, and Corporate Counsel, as well as other sources of legal information.

For questions call 1-877-256-2472 or contact us at [email protected]