Tag: special counsel

Dershowitz Questions Purpose of Special Counsel — ‘What Is the Crime?’

SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTERThursday on CNN’s “Anderson Cooper 360,” Harvard law professor Alan Dershowitz called into question the purpose of the Department of Justice naming Robert Mueller as a…
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Dershowitz: Special Counsel Is Wrong Choice, Except to Investigate Leaks

SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTERHarvard Law School emeritus professor, liberal Democrat, and noted defense lawyer Alan Dershowitz has penned an op-ed in the Hill opposing the appointment of a special counsel to oversee…
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Donald Trump: Russia Investigation ‘Greatest Witch Hunt’ in History

AP by Charlie Spiering18 May 20170 18 May, 201718 May, 2017 SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTERPresident Donald Trump criticized the decision to appoint a special counsel to the probe investigating…
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Special Counsel for Trump — but Not for Obama Scandals?

Saul Loeb / AFP / Getty by Joel B. Pollak17 May 20170 17 May, 201717 May, 2017 SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTERViewed in isolation, the decision by Deputy Attorney General…
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President Donald Trump Reaffirms: ‘No Collusion’

SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTERWASHINGTON, D.C. — President Donald Trump issued a statement late Wednesday, saying that he stands firm in the position that there was no collusion between his 2016…
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Calls for Special Prosecutor Driven by Politics, Not Law

SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTERCalls for a special counsel to pursue a possible Russia investigation are dead wrong on the law, as are calls for Attorney General Jeff Sessions not…
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