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10 May 2017, 1:49 pm by Helen Klein Murillo
Philip Bobbitt argued that President Trump likely instructed former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn both to contact the Russian ambassador and to lie about it, and that President Trump’s later firing of Flynn might have been a desperate attempt to conceal his own role. [read post]
19 Feb 2016, 8:40 am by JB
And if, like Philip Bobbitt, you believe that constitutional discourse is structured in terms of standard tropes and forms of argument, that is exactly what you would predict. [read post]
23 Jun 2018, 7:32 am by Victoria Clark
Mark Greenberg and Harry Litman laid out the problems with Trump’s use of this particular power, and Philip Bobbitt questioned why anyone thinks the president has the ability to pardon himself. [read post]
21 Dec 2017, 9:41 am by Jordan Brunner
    ICYMI: Yesterday on Lawfare Philip Bobbitt explained why China would want to offer extended deterrence to North Korea. [read post]
19 Jan 2019, 8:28 am by Lev Sugarman
On a similar note, Philip Bobbitt examined the issues at stake in indicting and prosecuting a sitting president. [read post]
5 Dec 2019, 7:05 am by Michael C. Dorf
Law professors and lawyers who are not originalists nonetheless think that original meaning is very important in constitutional interpretation; we just think it's often indeterminate and sometimes needs to be supplemented by other so-called "modalities" of constitutional law (H/T to Prof Philip Bobbitt for "modalities"). [read post]
6 Nov 2011, 6:06 am by Kenneth Anderson
As Philip Bobbitt once remarked to me about fighting terrorism as an example of national security as strategy, the problem of applying cost benefit analysis in any serious way to these problems, as a consensus way forward, is that the serial minimalism of CBA leads to narrow incrementalism.   [read post]
19 Aug 2012, 9:20 pm
To use language coined by Philip Bobbitt, there are other "modalities" of constitutional interpretation, including structure and prudence--and these seem to me to give ample room to implement the intuition that dual service in Congress and the Presidency or Vice Presidency is nuts. [read post]
13 Oct 2010, 6:57 am by Robert Chesney
  * The Dynamic Relationship Between Law and Strategic Context: The American experience in Iraq lends support to the argument, associated with Philip Bobbitt, that law and strategic context exist in dynamic relationship. [read post]
14 Aug 2007, 4:12 pm
In this story, at the level of interpretation, scholars pick up on the importance of the pluralistic theory of interpretation pioneered by Philip Bobbitt. [read post]
4 Feb 2012, 12:13 pm by Kenneth Anderson
I also authored several essays for it, on the United Nations and global governance, Francis Fukuyama on neoconservatism, Philip Bobbitt on terrorism and the state, that were translated into a Spanish that made me out to be much smarter than I am.  [read post]
20 Jun 2018, 11:53 am by Philip Bobbitt
Black, Jr. and Philip Bobbitt, forthcoming from Yale Press in September. [read post]
17 Dec 2018, 10:44 am by Bob Bauer, Quinta Jurecic
Somewhat along these lines, the constitutional scholar Philip Bobbitt, author of the recently-published supplement to Charles Black’s “Impeachment: A Handbook,” concludes that, standing alone, the campaign finance violations simply lack the "enormity" required for an impeachable offense. [read post]
20 Jan 2020, 7:18 am by Bob Bauer
In an updated edition of the Charles Black handbook on Impeachment, Philip Bobbitt pronounces as “absurd” the claim Dershowitz embraces about the scope of impeachable offenses. [read post]
5 Mar 2018, 6:50 am by JB
Most people in constitutional theory know about Philip Bobbitt's famous catalog of topics, which he called "modalities. [read post]
8 Nov 2016, 6:10 am by Jane Chong
To avoid falling into the cognitive trap that Philip Bobbitt once dubbed Parmenides’ Fallacy—downplaying the costs of inaction—we must consider the likelihood and magnitude of damage leaks could have wrought had Comey chosen nondisclosure. [read post]
5 Mar 2018, 6:50 am by JB
Most people in constitutional theory know about Philip Bobbitt's famous catalog of topics, which he called "modalities. [read post]
2 Jan 2017, 11:46 am by Andrew Kent
That is a common view today (see, for example, the recent exchange at Just Security where Philip Bobbitt made this point about Jameel Jaffer’s new book). [read post]
8 Nov 2016, 1:19 pm by Zachary Burdette, Quinta Jurecic
Sectarian tensions are already simmering before the Raqqa offensive has really begun, the AP reports. [read post]