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9 Dec 2019, 9:16 am by Seth Barrett Tillman
Describing what a Senate impeachment trial of President Trump may look like, Hilary Hurd and Benjamin Wittes quote Rule 23 of the “Rules of Procedure and Practice in the Senate When Sitting on Impeachment Trials” for the proposition that if the president is convicted upon any article by a two-thirds vote of the members present, the “Senate shall proceed to the consideration of such other matters as may be determined to be appropriate,” in… [read post]
8 Jun 2019, 4:47 am by Hadley Baker, Vishnu Kannan
Jen Patja Howell shared the most recent episode of Rational Security, in which Tamara Cofman Wittes, Shane Harris, Susan Hennessey and Benjamin Wittes discussed the special counsel’s statement, the attorney general’s new declassification authorities, and Kushner’s Middle East peace plan:  Hilary Hurd and Nathaniel Sobel reviewed the administration’s “maximum pressure” campaign against Iran… [read post]
7 Dec 2019, 6:00 am by Gordon Ahl
With a focus deeper into the future, Hilary Hurd and Benjamin Wittes imagined how the rules would function in a Senate trial of the president. [read post]
18 Jan 2020, 10:38 am by Hannah Kris
Hilary Hurd considered the historical definition of an impeachable act. [read post]
4 Aug 2018, 3:12 pm by Victoria Clark
Hilary Hurd predicted the next steps for Julian Assange if he is expelled from Ecuador’s London embassy. [read post]
18 Jan 2019, 12:46 pm by Hadley Baker
ICYMI: Yesterday on Lawfare Hilary Hurd discussed whether Iran’s new space-launch vehicles violate a U.N. [read post]
24 Feb 2018, 5:57 am by William Ford
Benjamin Wittes posted the latest episode of Rational Security: The “Mansplaining” Edition. [read post]
31 Oct 2019, 12:37 pm by Gordon Ahl
Hilary Hurd explored how Facebook can use the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights to guide company policies on content moderation. [read post]
6 Jun 2019, 11:42 am by Vishnu Kannan
Hilary Hurd and Nathaniel Sobel reviewed the administration’s “maximum pressure” campaign against Iran. [read post]
31 Aug 2019, 6:22 am by Hadley Baker
Hilary Hurd analyzed the latest developments in congressional efforts to obtain Trump’s tax returns. [read post]
30 Jun 2018, 4:08 am by Victoria Clark
Hilary Hurd and Yishai Schwartz provided an initial summary of the ruling. [read post]
27 Oct 2018, 5:53 am by Anushka Limaye
The U.S. is planning on withdrawing from the Cold War-era Intermediate Range Nuclear Forces Treaty; Hilary Hurd and Elena Chachko analyzed the strategic value that comes from official withdrawal. [read post]
25 Jan 2020, 1:59 pm by Jacob Schulz
Susan Hennessey and Benjamin Wittes announced the release of their new book, Unmaking the Presidency: Donald Trump’s War on the World’s Most Powerful Office, about President Trump and his use of the powers of the presidency. [read post]
13 Oct 2018, 4:00 am by Anushka Limaye, Victoria Clark
Later that day, Hilary Hurd assessed China’s large-scale human rights abuses against ethnic Uighurs in Xinjiang province, and Donald Clarke argued that recent claims that new legislation in Xinjiang legalizes Uighur detention are incorrect. [read post]
10 Oct 2018, 10:49 am by Anushka Limaye
ICYMI: Yesterday on Lawfare Hilary Hurd provided a comprehensive analysis of China’s treatment of the ethnic Uighurs and the international legal implications of Beijing’s policies. [read post]
26 Aug 2019, 11:35 am by Jacob Schulz
Hilary Hurd explained the latest developments unfolding in the Second Circuit Court of Appeals regarding the protracted battle between two House committees and Donald Trump over the president’s financial records. [read post]
3 Dec 2019, 11:53 am by Gordon Ahl
ICYMI: Yesterday on Lawfare Hilary Hurd and Benjamin Wittes considered what a Senate impeachment trial of President Trump would look like under the specified rules of procedure. [read post]
12 Feb 2020, 7:46 am by Hadley Baker, Elliot Setzer
Charlotte Butash and Hilary Hurd analyzed how the Trump impeachment defense team deployed OLC memos to defend the president. [read post]
1 Sep 2018, 5:46 am by William Ford
Supreme Court, Scott Anderson, Hayley Evans, and Hilary Hurd created a reader’s guide to Kavanaugh’s positions on questions related to national security and foreign relations. [read post]
10 Nov 2018, 7:29 am by Anushka Limaye
Hilary Hurd provided a comprehensive analysis of what the Treasury Department is doing, and how various parties to the deal are responding. [read post]