Tense Ethics Hearing On Sen. Michel Complaint By Michael McIntee | March 23, 2012 LikeTweet EmailPrint More More on MN Senate Subscribe to MN Senate Follow this author A Senate ethics committee cannot agree to dismiss or press forward with a finding of probable cause against Senator Geoff Michel. The complaint says he lied and misled the public about Senator Amy Koch’s affair with her staffer Michael Brodkorb. The committee has recessed until today’s Senate floor session has finished. Support this story and all the stories from The Uptake. Donate.