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Supreme Court Name-Checks Kim Kardashian While Trying To Define A Legal Term

WASHINGTON ? The Supreme Court, in the course of trying to pin down what exactly constitutes bank fraud under federal law, brought up an unexpected name on Tuesday: reality star Kim Kardashian, who was robbed at gunpoint in Paris early Monday. One of the cases the justices heard on Tuesday, the first day of oral arguments of their new term, dealt with whether a law that criminalizes schemes “to defraud a financial institution” requires the prosecution to prove that the bank actually took a financial hit.
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