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Kim Wehle

Kim Wehle is a contributor to the Bulwark and author of How to Read the Constitution and—Why. A professor at the University of Baltimore School of Law, she is a former assistant U.S. attorney, a former associate independent counsel in the Whitewater investigation, a CBS News legal analyst, and a contributor to the BBC. Follow her on Twitter @kim_wehle.


Articles by Kim Wehle

August 13, 2019 4:37 am

What’s Next for Jeffrey Epstein’s Victims?

Civil litigation and potentially money damages.
Kim Wehle
August 8, 2019 5:25 am

What Laws Stand in the Way of 8Chan’s Hate-Mongering? Virtually None.

If only there were a lawmaking body that would do something about that.
Kim Wehle
July 25, 2019 4:56 am

‘Russian Interference’ Is a Democracy Killer. What We Can Learn From Mueller’s Testimony.

Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s congressional testimony was a play in two acts. Wednesday morning, he answered the House…
Kim Wehle
July 9, 2019 12:48 pm

Can President Trump Add a Citizenship Question to the Census by Executive Order? Maybe.

Of course, just because he maybe could doesn’t mean he should.
Kim Wehle
July 3, 2019 5:00 am

The Supreme Court’s Constitutional Cop-Out

Gerrymandering is going to become only more pervasive and pernicious.
Kim Wehle
July 1, 2019 4:09 am

The American Public Needs to Hear These 10 Things from Robert Mueller

His appearance before two House committees can clear up the waters that Bill Barr has muddied.
Kim Wehle
June 21, 2019 12:02 pm

Conservative Justices Endorsed Limited Executive Powers in Gundy. Will They Be Consistent?

We’ll find out when the Supreme Court announces its decision in Department of Commerce v. New York.
Kim Wehle
June 19, 2019 4:58 am

Why the Supreme Court’s Double-Jeopardy Decision Is Bad News for Trump

In Gamble v. United States, the Supreme Court held that the double jeopardy…
Kim Wehle
June 17, 2019 5:24 am

Courting Disaster

When Congress won’t do its job, the fate of American democracy is left in the hands of unelected judges.
Kim Wehle
June 7, 2019 5:40 am

Can the Courts Decide Turf Battles Between Congress and the White House?

And what happens when a judge clearly doesn’t want to.
Kim Wehle