Full Text: Court Of Appeals Opinion Allowing Donald McGahn To Defy House Subpeona

February 28, 2020 Quoting an article by Charlie Savage appearing in the Washington Post on February 28, 2020. “WASHINGTON — A federal appeals court ruled on Friday [February 28, 2019] that Congress could not sue to enforce its subpoenas of executive branch officials, handing a major victory to President Trump and dealing a severe blow …

Senate Resolution 483: Impeachment Trial Procedures (With McConnell Edits)

January 21, 2020 Read Senate Resolution 483 containing the GOP proposed procedures for the Senate Impeachment Trial with Mitch McConnel’s hand written revisions. This resolution is being discussed in the Senate today, 1/21/20. Open the PDF file for “Senate Resolution 483 (McConnell Revisions (1.21.20)” in your browser at the link below or click the “Download” button to …

House Reply Memorandum To Senate Filed January 21, 2020

January 21, 2020 House managers submitted a final written brief — a 34-page document that included a point-by-point rebuttal of arguments put forward by Mr. Trump’s lawyers on Monday, and an appeal to senators to convict him. Open the PDF file for “House Reply Memo To Senate 1.21.20” in your browser at the link below or click …

Trump Trial Memorandum To Senate Filed January 20, 2020

January 20, 2020 Trump’s Trial Memorandum is the primary document thus far filed by Trump in the Senate Trial. Trump’s lawyers released their Senate Trial Memorandum on January 20, 2020, two days after the House filed their Trial Memorandum. Among other purely partisan statements in Trump’s 171-page Memorandum, it disingenuously calls the articles of impeachment passed …

House Trial Memorandum To Senate Filed January 18, 2020

January 18, 2020 This Trial Memorandum was the opening salvo in the Trump Senate Impeachment Trial. It was filed on January 18, 2020. In the words of Adam Schiff, Chair of the House Intelligence Committee, introducing the memorandum: “The case against the President is simple, and the evidence overwhelming. He abused his power by soliciting …

Chart: Trump Obstruction of Ten Months of House Investigations

December 16, 2019 Updated 12/16/19. Use to track the House’s Trump impeachment inquiry, investigations, transcript releases, opening statements and Trump’s obstruction. This chart details how Trump’s obstruction has from the outset delayed House investigations, including the impeachment inquiry. The chart chronicles the actions taken by House committees, the people involved, their responses and the ultimate …

Democratic Senators Must File A Formal Dissent If Trump Is Acquitted

December 4, 2019 Prof. Gerhardt explains how a strong Senate dissent can weaken a Trump acquittal. Call your senators and urge them to read Professor Gerhardt’s law review article on this website and to use it as a guide in drafting a blockbuster dissent to a Trump acquittal that will forever document the disastrous presidency …

The Mueller Report (Fully Redacted Version; Searchable)

April 18, 2019 At the end of this text find a downloadable and searchable PDF file of the fully redacted Mueller Report, including both Volume I and Volume II (the only version released to the public so far). The Mueller Report is by now famous, but it is a complex document arising from very unusual …