Tag: hearing

U.S. House Judiciary panel invites Trump to Dec. 4 impeachment hearing

WASHINGTON — The U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee on Tuesday invited President Donald Trump to its first impeachment hearing, scheduled for Dec. 4, starting the next phase in a process that could lead to formal charges against the president. The hearing, scheduled for 10 a.m. EST (1500 GMT), will have legal experts as witnesses.…

Kamala Harris, polling at 3 percent, hearing calls for campaign manager's resignation

Sen. Kamala Harris, whose campaign cut staff in a dramatic restructuring last month, is now polling at just 3 percent, tying her with Michael Bloomberg for fifth place among the Democratic Party’s presidential nominees — according to a poll released Friday — even though Bloomberg hasn’t even formally announced his 2020 candidacy. And now Harris may be facing another…

Families of victims testify at hearing for convicted killer Ugo Fredette

ST-JEROME, QUE.— Friends and relatives of Ugo Fredette’s two victims addressed the court Tuesday to explain how the murders of Veronique Barbe and Yvon Lacasse changed everything for them. A jury last month found Fredette, 44, guilty of two counts of first-degree murder. One by one, those close to the victims — linked by the…