John Doe investigation

Ruling is latest blow to Dem political probe of Scott Walker's campaign

Cary Spivak & Meg Kissinger, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The John Doe probe into Gov. Scott Walker's campaign is not dead, but it may be mortally wounded. U.S. District Judge Charles Clevert recently put a halt to key avenues of the investigation into whether Walker's campaign illegally coordinated with conservative groups. 

Win For Walker: Judge Halts Investigation Into Conservatives

M.D. Kittle, Watchdog.org

The "John Doe" investigation into conservatives is dead...for now. The probe had been looking into possible illegal coordination between conservative groups and GOP Gov. Scott Walker's recall election campaign, but came under fire for the opaque way it was conducted.

Walker Donors Target of Secret Probe

Fox News Staff

Several conservative groups that support Gov. Scott Walker have been subpoenaed by a special prosecutor demanding donor lists and other items pertaining to their backing of Walker's union overhaul and recall fight. The so-called "John Doe" investigation bars those subpoenaed from talking publicly.