Omarosa is case of false friend dilemma with few legal options

The disclosure that former White House aide Omarosa Manigault Newman secretly taped President Trump and others has produced legitimate outrage. These tapes include at least one conversation with chief of staff John …

Judge in the Manafort trial is creating some big problems

T.S. Ellis III has a controversial record on full display in the case against the former campaign chairman.

If Trump meeting is illegal, then Clinton dossier is criminal too

Responding to a sweeping political tweet with a sweeping legal interpretation is neither equal nor wise.

Paul Manafort gambles against all odds at trial

The former campaign chairman is risking prison time for a very small chance of a presidential pardon.

If Cohen is telling us the truth, Trump may end up like Flynn

Michael Cohen ends his week in the news with serious claims about the Trump Tower meeting.

Michael Cohen’s Trump tape problem

“Scratch a lover, find a foe,” Dorothy Parker once warned about the perils of loves lost. The same is not supposed to be true for lawyers. Even when a relationship ends, we continue to be bound to our clients….

Ignore the spin — still no evidence of Trump collusion

The problem in the Russian investigation is that we have plenty of crimes but not necessarily plenty of colluders.

Supreme Court hands Trump predictable win on travel ban

As some of us noted from the outset of the litigation, the precedent heavily favored the president.

Comey can no longer hide destruction caused at FBI

The Justice Department inspector general report finds that he was the destructive force at the agency.

New leak indictment spells disaster for McCabe

The indictment of a former Senate staffer shows the Justice Department is serious about pursuing leaks.

Trump Tower admission may mean looming court battle with Mueller

If the president refuses to answer questions directly, the special counsel has the power to subpoena him.

Choose the truth instead of taking sides in the Trump-Mueller drama

Both Democrats and Republicans are dividing our country further by blasting the investigations.

FBI source in Russia probe raises alarms over political surveillance

The use of a paid FBI asset to target a national campaign in this way would be unprecedented.

After year of investigation, Trump can rightly claim some vindication

New information shows the media was wrong to deny there was surveillance targeting his campaign.

Trump Tower transcripts show how one reckless meeting led to probe

Both campaigns were seeking dirt on the other side, but the Clinton camp was just more sophisticated.

Liberals can’t have their cake and eat it too in Supreme Court case

You either protect free speech for everyone or give the government the power to decide what is allowed.

Mueller puts politics above the law

Donald Trump finally found a federal judge to whom he could relate when it comes to the special counsel.

Rudy Giuliani sets off a firestorm

The new member of the legal team for Donald Trump is making waves defending the president.

Gravest danger to Trump lies in sleeper questions from Mueller

The president can either sit down with the special counsel or bunker down in the White House.

Comey ‘tell-all’ violates all rules of justice

The former FBI director continues to commit the very violations that led to calls for his firing.