Ethics Commission, DOJ spar over Doe leak report


The state Ethics Commission Tuesday countered DOJ's investigation into leaks from the John Doe probes, saying the report failed to accurately describe the agency's efforts to cooperate or the steps it took to secure records after replacing the GAB.
But AG Brad Schimel fired back, saying questions the Ethics Commission raised were nothing more than disagreements over the agency's characterization of certain events. He also said the commission had issue with DOJ's tone, but not the substance of the report.
What's more, Schimel suggested Ethics Commission Chair David Halbrooks has a conflict of i...

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