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26 May 2023, 12:34 pm by John A. Emmons, Avery Schmitz
Benjamin Wittes sat down with Roger Parloff on the Lawfare Podcast to discuss the sentencing of Elmer Stewart Rhodes III and Kelly Meggs, two Oath Keepers leaders who were convicted of seditious conspiracy in connection with the Jan. 6 insurrection. [read post]
26 May 2023, 2:01 am by Jen Patja Howell
  After the sentencing, Lawfare Editor-in-Chief Benjamin Wittes sat down with Roger to talk through it all. [read post]
24 May 2023, 2:01 am by Jen Patja Howell
Lawfare Editor-in-Chief Benjamin Wittes sat down with Lawfare Senior Editors Scott R. [read post]
19 May 2023, 2:03 pm by John A. Emmons, Avery Schmitz
Anderson, Quinta Jurecic, Alan Rozenshtein, and Benjamin Wittes analyzed the Supreme Court’s rulings on companion cases Taamneh v. [read post]
18 May 2023, 6:43 am by Katherine Pompilio, Benjamin Wittes
On April 13, 2022, in the wake of the Russian invasion of Ukraine, Lawfare Editor in Chief Benjamin Wittes conducted his first “special military operation” at the Russian embassy in Washington, DC. [read post]
15 May 2023, 9:05 pm by renholding
As Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen recently observed, the United States has not defaulted on its national debt since its founding in 1789, and we should not start now.[1] She also pointed out that Congress has raised the statutory ceiling to pay the debts that it has authorized almost 80 times since 1960.[2] This time might be different, however, because Republicans, with a bare majority in the House, are playing a sustained game of chicken with the White House. [read post]
5 May 2023, 1:12 pm by John A. Emmons, Avery Schmitz
On a live recording of the Lawfare Podcast, Benjamin Wittes sat down with Roger Parloff to discuss his work covering the Proud Boys trial, the significance of the jury’s conviction of four defendants, and more: During the 61-day trial of five top members of the Proud Boys, Parloff populated a live blog from inside the courthouse, which is now archived on Lawfare. [read post]
5 May 2023, 2:01 am by Jen Patja Howell
To go over everything that happened, Lawfare Editor-in-Chief Benjamin Wittes sat down for a live recording of the podcast with Lawfare Senior Editor Roger Parloff, who live-tweeted 61 days of the Proud Boys trial. [read post]
28 Apr 2023, 2:10 pm by John A. Emmons, Avery Schmitz
Benjamin Wittes sat down with Parloff and Brandi Buchman on the Lawfare Podcast to discuss their long-running coverage of the Proud Boys trial. [read post]
27 Apr 2023, 2:01 am by Jen Patja Howell
Lawfare Editor-in-Chief Benjamin Wittes sat down with them to go over the trial, what case the government presented against Enrique Tarrio and his colleagues, the defenses, the holes in the case, and what we can reasonably expect from the jury. [read post]
24 Apr 2023, 2:01 am by Jen Patja Howell
  She joined Lawfare Editor-in-Chief Benjamin Wittes from Berlin to talk about Evan: who he is, why he has been detained by the Russians, what we know about his conditions in prison, and what it will take to get him home. [read post]
21 Apr 2023, 1:47 pm by John A. Emmons, Avery Schmitz
Benjamin Wittes shared a job posting for Lawfare’s next Director of Development. [read post]
14 Apr 2023, 1:16 pm by John A. Emmons, Avery Schmitz
Benjamin Wittes sat down with Thomas Rid and Aric Toler on the Lawfare Podcast to discuss the origins of a recently leaked trove of sensitive Pentagon documents, the threat posed to U.S. and Ukrainian security, and more: Hyemin Han shared the criminal complaint and affidavit supporting the arrest of Massachusetts Air National Guardsman Jack Teixeira, for allegedly disseminating sensitive national security documents on a Discord server. [read post]
12 Apr 2023, 2:01 am by Jen Patja Howell
Lawfare Editor-in-Chief Benjamin Wittes sat down with them to talk about the strange details of the leak: the Discord servers, the Minecraft servers, the weird group of gamers who are by their own account a bit racist, the huge damage to both U.S. and Ukrainian national security interests, and that the leak appears to be a big win for Russia, even though Russia doesn't appear to be behind it. [read post]
7 Apr 2023, 2:20 pm by John A. Emmons, Avery Schmitz
Anderson, Anna Bower, Saraphin Dhanani, Hyemin Han, Quinta Jurecic, Tyler McBrien, and Benjamin Wittes analyzed the first charges to drop against former President Donald Trump after his Tuesday afternoon arraignment in New York. [read post]
4 Apr 2023, 6:01 pm by Jen Patja Howell
On this emergency edition of the Lawfare Podcast, Lawfare Editor-in-Chief Benjamin Wittes sat down to unpack it all with Rebecca Roiphe of the New York Law School, Lawfare Senior Editor Quinta Jurecic, Lawfare's Fulton County correspondent Anna Bower, and Lawfare Legal Fellow Saraphin Dhanani. [read post]
4 Apr 2023, 5:16 am by Alan Z. Rozenshtein
Last week, Benjamin Wittes argued that, in developing large language models (LLMs) like ChatGPT, “We have created the first machines with First Amendment rights. [read post]
3 Apr 2023, 2:01 am by Jen Patja Howell
For this live recording of the Lawfare Podcast, Benjamin Wittes sat down at Verify 2023 with Alex Stamos of the Stanford Internet Observatory; Nicole Perlroth, formerly of the New York Times and the author of a recent book on zero days; and Dave Willner, the Head of Trust & Safety at OpenAI, the company that produces ChatGPT. [read post]
31 Mar 2023, 3:01 pm by John A. Emmons, Avery Schmitz
Quinta Jurecic and Benjamin Wittes provided context for former President Donald Trump’s indictment by a New York state grand jury. [read post]