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“GW Law Professor Crafts Police Use of Force Legislation”

March 20, 2019

Cynthia Lee is quoted by GW Today about a Maryland legislator using her model legislation to craft a new police use of force bill.

“What to Know About the Electoral College, and Why Some Democrats Want to End It’’

March 19, 2019

Jonathan Turley is quoted by CBS News about eliminating the Electoral College and giving states voting power.

“Airport Chief Invested in Tiny Airline He Helped Bring to Louisville. Now It's Bankrupt”

March 19, 2019

Jessica Tillipman is quoted by the Courier Journal about why Jim Welch's involvement with OneJet violated the spirit of the law.

“New York Prosecutors Throw Out Constitution To Charge Manafort’’

March 19, 2019

Jonathan Turley writes in The Hill about New York prosecutors Cyrus Vance Jr. and Letitia James using selective state prosecution against Paul Manafort.

“Why Is The Electoral College Used And What Are The Alternatives If Elizabeth Warren Gets Her Way And It’s Replaced?”

March 19, 2019

John F. Banzhaf, III is quoted by Newsweek about why voters in more populous states have more voting power than those in other states.

“Robert Mueller Pursues New Trump-Russia Collusion Leads Despite Talk of Probe Winding Down’’

March 18, 2019

Stephen A. Saltzburg is quoted by The Washington Times about the signs that Russian issues remain in Mueller’s report.

“Paul Manafort’s New York Indictment Raises Questions About Lack of Charges Against Michael Cohen’’

March 18, 2019
Jonathan Turley is quoted by The Washington Times about Paul Manafort's recent sentence and how it compares to Michael Cohen's.

“A Question of Privilege: How Trump Could Still Gut the Mueller Report’’

March 16, 2019

Jonathan Turley writes in The Hill about why Mueller’s final report could be a problem for Attorney General William Barr.

“Here's What is Likely Next for Trump's National Emergency Declaration’’

March 15, 2019

Paul Schiff Berman spoke to Lilly Broadcasting about the consequences of the Senate vetoing Trump’s emergency declaration.

“Atty. Gen. William Barr Tries to Restore Confidence in Justice Department’’

March 15, 2019
Jonathan Turley is quoted by The Los Angeles Times about how Barr is attempting to boost confidence and morale at the Department of Justice.

“FAN 204.1 Catherine J. Ross: ‘Trump’s Latest Threat to Free Speech and the Academy’”

March 14, 2019

Catherine J. Ross writes in First Amendment News about consequences of Trump's executive order requiring college campus free speech.

“The Legal Fight Over the Trump Administration’s Most Aggressive Play to Cut Medicaid, Explained’’

March 14, 2019
Sara Rosenbaum is quoted by Vox about backlash Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin may face if he doesn't win the Medicaid work requirements trial.

“Republicans Press Trump's Justice Department to Prosecute Michael Cohen’’

March 14, 2019

Jonathan Turley is quoted by The Washington Examiner about how Democrats have made it difficult for prosecutors to charge Cohen with perjury.

“Warren's Tech Assault Propels Fringe Antitrust View to Spotlight’’

March 14, 2019

William Kovacic is quoted by Bloomberg about Elizabeth Warren’s proposal to break up big tech companies.

“Nancy Pelosi Doesn't Want to Talk About Impeachment. The Democrats May Not Be Able to Resist It’’

March 14, 2019

Jonathan Turley is quoted by Time about how the Mueller investigation is affecting the Democrats decision to impeach Trump.