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H.R.6508 Special Criminal Contempt of Congress Act, 110th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Jul 16, 2008 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

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    • House Judiciary Committee cites Karl Rove for contempt - July 29, 2008 by Daily Kos - That bill, HR 6508, now sits before the Judiciary Committee awaiting action, albeit with powerful cosponsors including Chairman Conyers, and subcommittee chairs Linda Sanchez and Jerry Nadler. Probably time to get moving on that. ...

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      As noted by Daily Kos on July 29, 2008, "That bill, HR 6508, now sits before the Judiciary Committee awaiting action, albeit with powerful cosponsors including Chairman Conyers, and subcommittee chairs Linda Sanchez and Jerry Nadler. Probably time to get moving on that. ..." (http://feeds.dailykos.com/~r/dailykos/index/~3/350618529/975)
    • House Judiciary Committee cites Karl Rove for contempt - July 29, 2008 by Daily Kos - That bill, HR 6508, now sits before the Judiciary Committee awaiting action, albeit with powerful cosponsors including Chairman Conyers, and subcommittee chairs Linda Sanchez and Jerry Nadler. Probably time to get moving on that. ...

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      As noted by Daily Kos on July 29, 2008, "That bill, HR 6508, now sits before the Judiciary Committee awaiting action, albeit with powerful cosponsors including Chairman Conyers, and subcommittee chairs Linda Sanchez and Jerry Nadler. Probably time to get moving on that. ..." (http://www.dailykos.com/storyonly/2008/7/30/105218/975)
    • hr 6508: special criminal contempt of congress procedures act of 2008 - July 28, 2008 by Overcriminalized: Legislative Update - hr 6508: special criminal contempt of congress procedures act of 2008. sponsor: miller (d - nc). official title: a bill to provide an alternate procedure for the prosecution of certain criminal contempts referred for prosecution by the ...

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      As noted by Overcriminalized: Legislative Update on July 28, 2008, "hr 6508: special criminal contempt of congress procedures act of 2008. sponsor: miller (d - nc). official title: a bill to provide an alternate procedure for the prosecution of certain criminal contempts referred for prosecution by the ..." (http://www.heritage.org/press/dailybriefing/policyweblog.cfm?blogid=6F484918-9026-16C4-8586C69853F855BDWhen:10:45)

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