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'Death Valley in T.V.': Trump complains about his trial defense team starting Saturday

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The president's defense team is expected to begin presenting their case this weekend.
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The One Word Alan Dershowitz Gets Wrong in the Impeachment Clause

The One Word Alan Dershowitz Gets Wrong in the Impeachment Clause

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A central argument of President Donald Trump's impeachment defense is that the articles of impeachment should be dismissed out of hand because the president is not charged with a specific crime-or “ criminal like behavior .” Emeritus Harvard law professor Alan Dershowitz has advocated a form of this argument for months - though not years -and is expected to make it before the Senate soon.
Dershowitz says his presentation before the Senate will draw on arguments made by Benjamin Curtis during the 1868 impeachment trial of Andrew Johnson. Curtis asserted , “when the Constitution speaks of...
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Key takeaways from Friday's impeachment trial proceedings

Key takeaways from Friday's impeachment trial proceedings

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President Donald Trump's defense team is expected to begin presenting their case at 10 a.m. Saturday.
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Trump impeachment trial: Dems wrap up case for Trump's removal; White House defense team on deck

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As the Democrats wrapped up their arguments, Trump's team of lawyers looked ahead to Saturday, when they will argue their defense for the first time on the Senate floor.
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The Best Defense of Donald Trump

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President Donald Trump's lawyers will start delivering their opening statement on Saturday. Their defenses of his actions are unlikely to be cogent or persuasive. The trial brief his team filed earlier this week took alarming stances on executive power, effectively arguing that there are no constraints; therefore, the president cannot abuse it. At times, their arguments devolved into campaign literature: Trump's lawyers argue at one point that he is being impeached because Democrats have “no response to the president's record of achievement in restoring prosperity to the American economy...
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