Articles by Kim Wehle (page 3)

March 20, 2020 5:30 am

Quarantine and the Constitution

As the coronavirus crisis continues, what powers do the federal and state governments have to impose quarantine and isolation?
Kim Wehle
February 29, 2020 2:50 am

Trump Wins Appeals Case Blocking McGahn Testimony

A stunning ruling in a lingering impeachment-related case: the D.C. Circuit decides that the House can’t compel the former White House counsel to testify.
Kim Wehle
February 19, 2020 5:45 am

Trump, Justice, and (What Used to Be) the American Way

The post-impeachment president’s pardon spree and his interference with the judiciary.
Kim Wehle
February 12, 2020 5:45 am

Prosecutors Quit Roger Stone Case Over DOJ Interference

The appearance of a conflict of interest on the part of a prosecutorial team would normally prompt outrage. Not so in Trump’s Justice Department.
Kim Wehle
January 31, 2020 5:25 am

Impeachment Was the Right Call. Doing It This Way Was Not.

House Democrats’ strategic errors have damaged the constitutional tool of impeachment.
Kim Wehle
January 24, 2020 5:40 am

Normalizing Trump’s Abuse of Power

The risk to the presidency if Trump isn’t held accountable.
Kim Wehle
January 22, 2020 5:20 am

A Trial That Isn’t a Trial?

On Day One, Senate Republicans shot down House managers’ requests to bring witnesses and new evidence into the Trump trial.
Kim Wehle
January 21, 2020 5:30 am

The New Evidence Against Trump Since He Was Impeached

From Parnas to Nunes, a quick summary of the details that have come to light over the last month.
Kim Wehle
December 30, 2019 6:00 am

How Impeachment Trials Work

Clearing up misconceptions about what will happen in the Senate now that Trump has been impeached.
Kim Wehle
December 18, 2019 6:00 am

“The Framers’ Worst Nightmares”

The Judiciary Committee report explains the grim constitutional stakes in the Trump impeachment.
Kim Wehle