Why the Justice Department Is Unlikely to Investigate the Supreme Court Leak

The internal inquiry led by the court’s marshal has limited tools, but there are challenges to opening a criminal investigation.

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Fact-Checking Samuel Alito’s Opinion Overturning Roe v. Wade

In the leaked draft, Justice Samuel Alito made assertions about fetal development, abortion procedures and international laws that were disputed or omitted context.

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Supreme Court Leak Inquiry Exposes Gray Area of Press Protections

No law or written code of conduct prescribes how an investigation into the leak of a draft opinion should proceed, or whether journalists will be swept into it.

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Supreme Court Marshal Takes Up Leak Investigation as Theories Swirl

Not since Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein refused for decades to disclose the identity of their Watergate source has Washington been as eager to unmask a leaker.

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Inside Politico’s Roe v. Wade Scoop

The publication knew it was onto something big. But first, its leaders had to host a prominent Washington event and say nothing.

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Leaked Supreme Court Draft Would Overturn Roe v. Wade

A majority of the court privately voted to strike down the landmark abortion rights decision, according to the document, obtained by Politico.

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The head of New York Public Radio will take charge of Politico.

The Washington news organization, under new ownership, names Goli Sheikholeslami as its chief executive.

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At Axel Springer, Politico’s New Owner, Allegations of Sex, Lies and a Secret Payment

A high-flying German media giant is ahead on digital media but seems stuck in the past when it comes to the workplace and deal-making.

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Inside Politico’s Billion-Dollar Drama

From “son of” to mogul in his own right: Robert Allbritton just became the unlikeliest winner of the new media sweepstakes.

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Politico to Be Acquired by Axel Springer, a German Publisher

The publishing giant will take control of Politico, Politico Europe and the Politico’s tech news site, Protocol. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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Polk Awards Honor Pandemic Reporters

The Washington Post led all news organizations, with four prizes. The infectious-disease reporter Helen Branswell, of Stat, took the public service award for a yearlong chronicle of the coronavirus and its effects.

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White House Suspends Deputy Press Secretary for Threatening Politico Reporter

T.J. Ducklo said he would “destroy” a Politico journalist who asked about his romantic relationship with a reporter who covered President Biden.

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White House Suspends Deputy Press Secretary for Threatening Reporter

T.J. Ducklo said he would “destroy” a Politico journalist who asked about his romantic relationship with a reporter who covered President Biden.

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Politico Staff Objects After Right-Wing Star Ben Shapiro Writes Newsletter

The Washington outlet made Mr. Shapiro, podcaster and author, a guest writer of the popular Playbook. Reporters complained in an afternoon Zoom call.

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Punchbowl Arrives From Reporters Who Left Politico’s Playbook

A Beltway school of journalism wants to get back to just-the-facts-ma’am reporting. But how do you cover this Republican Party?

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