Waiving the Fifth Amendment Before Congress - Not as Easy As Congress Might Hope

By Brian P. Ketcham
The Champion
August 2013 Edition

On June 28, 2013, the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee (the committee) passed a resolution declaring that IRS official Lois Lerner waived her Fifth Amendment rights when she appeared at a hearing before the committee on May 22, 2013. 

read more