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"Federal Judge Hears Virginia's 'Monumental' Challenge of Trump Travel Ban"

February 10, 2017

John F. Banzhaf III is quoted by NBC4 Washington about lawyers in Virginia challenging President Trump's executive order on immigration.

“Trump Administration Keeping 'Every Single Option' Open Regarding Travel Ban”

February 10, 2017

John F. Banzhaf III is quoted in Voice of America about what may happen if the Trump administration decides to appeal the case to the Supreme Court.

“The 9th Circuit Ruling Has Limits, But It Shows the Power of Judicial Checks”

February 10, 2017

Richard J. Pierce, Jr. writes in The Hill about the unanimous ruling in which the U.S. appeals court refused to reinstate Trump travel ban.

“'Give Us Your Passwords'”

February 10, 2017

Orin S. Kerr is quoted in The Atlantic about the possibility of border agents being allowed to access the phone and online accounts of foreign visitors.

“SCOTUS Nomination – Encounter”

February 10, 2017

Jeffrey Rosen speaks to Voice of America’s “Encounter’’ about the nomination of Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court.

“How Much Politicking Could Churches Do If Trump ‘Destroys’ The Johnson Amendment?”

February 09, 2017

Miriam Galston is quoted by the Tax Policy Center at the Urban Institute about vows to “totally destroy” the Johnson amendment.

“Sessions Takes Reins at Justice Ready to Push Trump Agenda”

February 09, 2017

Orin S. Kerr is quoted in Bloomberg about how he predicts Jeff Sessions will prove more independent than his critics assume.

“Never Has It Been Easier to Get Secret Cash to a President”

February 09, 2017

Steven L. Schooner is quoted by Mother Jones about how it is easy to direct money to the Trump family in the hopes of acquiring influence.

“What Could Churches Really Do If Trump Convinced Congress To Repeal The Johnson Amendment?”

February 09, 2017

Miriam Galston is quoted in Forbes about the Johnson Amendment and the last limitation – curbs on political activity.

“Ruling Showcases Checks and Balances”

February 09, 2017

Jonathan Turley is quoted in The Wall Street Journal about how the president may face political risks if he prolongs the battle over his ban.

“3 Key Trump Mistakes That Led To the Travel Ban Court Defeat”

February 09, 2017

John F. Banzhaf III is quoted in Politico about why Trump did not implement formal changes to his controversial travel ban executive order.

"Not Even Andrew Jackson Went as Far as Trump in Attacking the Courts"

February 09, 2017

Jeffrey Rosen writes in The Atlantic about former President Andrew Jackson and Chief Justice John Marshall.

“Facebook Fight Digital Search Warrant Rules (Audio)”

February 08, 2017

Orin S. Kerr speaks to Bloomberg Radio’s "Bloomberg Law" about who should control access to information when law enforcement is involved.

“Trump’s Supreme Court Pick: Judge Attack ‘Demoralizing’”

February 08, 2017

Jonathan Turley is quoted in The Hill about Trump’s response to the federal courts handling the suspension of his travel ban.

“Trump, Judges on Collision Course”

February 08, 2017

Jonathan Turley is quoted in The Hill about President Trump’s criticism of federal judges.

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