Law

Pardon Me? Can a President Pardon Himself?
Law

Pardon Me? Can a President Pardon Himself?

The ongoing investigation into possible Trump campaign collusion with Russian hacking and how it interfered with the 2016 election appears to be getting under President Trump’s skin. He fired FBI Director James Comey, openly admitting that his purpose was to end the investigation. Then he lambasted the appointment of Special […]

Gary Johnson: Trump Calls Attorney General Jeff Sessions ‘Beleagured.’ We Hope So!
Commentary Criminal Justice

Gary Johnson: Trump Calls Attorney General Jeff Sessions ‘Beleagured.’ We Hope So!

This week, President Trump called his Attorney General, Jeff Sessions, “beleaguered”. We can only hope that is the case, notwithstanding the oddity of a President so describing someone who works for him. But unfortunately, the “beleaguering” Mr. Trump tweeted stemmed from his own criticism of his own attorney general’s recusal […]