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5 Jun 2020, 12:52 pm by NCC Staff
Trump’s Words Are Not Meaningless Ramblings By Jane Chong, Lawyer, Williams & Connolly Jane Chong contends that Donald Trump’s words cannot be dismissed as ramblings without legal or policy significance—as President, he helps say what the law is, even if the courts ultimately get the last word. [read post]
29 May 2020, 3:50 pm by NCC Staff
The Justice Department Has Had to Twist Itself in Knots to Defend Trump on Emoluments By Jane Chong, Lawyer, Williams & Connolly Jane Chong says that, in defending Donald Trump, the Department of Justice has defied its tradition of interpreting the Constitution’s Foreign Emoluments Clause—which restricts government officials from accepting gifts from foreign states—in a way that looks at the simple possibility of if accepting the gift could… [read post]
26 May 2020, 8:30 pm by Howard Bashman
“The Justice Department Has Had to Twist Itself in Knots to Defend Trump on Emoluments; For decades, the department has interpreted the Constitution to err on the side of country first; Now all that has changed”: Jane Chong has this essay online at The Atlantic. [read post]
17 Apr 2020, 1:09 pm by NCC Staff
Trump’s Backwards Federalism Could Actually Work By Jane Chong, Lawyer and Former Clerk, U.S. [read post]
11 Apr 2020, 8:16 am by Elliot Setzer
Patja Howell also shared an episode of the Lawfare Podcast, featuring a discussion with members of the Cyberspace Solarium Commission: Jane Chong argued that liability for insecure software is already a reality, but the question is whether Congress will step in to give insecure software liability a coherent legal structure. [read post]
10 Apr 2020, 2:03 pm by NCC Staff
How to Actually Use the Defense Production Act By Jane Chong, Lawyer and Former Clerk, U.S. [read post]
7 Apr 2020, 8:44 am by Elliot Setzer
Jane Chong argued that liability for insecure software is already a reality, but the question is whether Congress will step in to give insecure software liability a coherent legal structure. [read post]
17 Mar 2020, 11:30 am by Elliot Setzer
Jane Chong argued that liability for insecure software is already a reality—the question is whether Congress will step in to give it a coherent legal structure. [read post]
6 Mar 2020, 10:28 am by NCC Staff
Donald Trump’s Strange and Dangerous ‘Absolute Rights’ Idea By Jane Chong, Attorney and former Law Clerk, U.S. [read post]
14 Feb 2020, 8:00 am by NCC Staff
Impeachment Will Never Be the Same Again By Jane Chong, Lawyer, Williams & Connolly Jane Chong discusses how the impeachment of Donald Trump may set a unique precedent for future impeachments that could lead to the House undertaking all investigatory matters, with the Senate sitting only as an appellate body and declining to investigate further if it is controlled by the same party as the president. [read post]
1 Feb 2020, 3:36 am
Stop the Impeachment Polling Madness By Jane Chong, Lawyer at Williams & Connolly Jane Chong contends that polls should have no bearing on impeachment because the decision to impeach should be focused on if the president’s actions rise to the level of “Treason, Bribery, or other high Crimes and Misdemeanors. [read post]
5 Aug 2019, 1:38 pm by Quinta Jurecic
Writing in 2015, Jane Chong and Susan Hennessey provided more details on this distinction in nomenclature: “White Hate but Islamic Terror? [read post]
23 Dec 2018, 2:30 pm by David Lat
[Boston Globe] * In this elegant essay, Jane Chong uses two notable new books -- To End a Presidency: The Power of Impeachment, by Laurence Tribe and Joshua Matz, and the updated edition of Charles Black's classic, Impeachment: A Handbook, with a new preface and additional chapters by by Philip Bobbitt (affiliate links) -- as the jumping-off point for reflections on impeachment, law, and politics. [read post]
17 Dec 2018, 10:44 am by Bob Bauer, Quinta Jurecic
Writing on Lawfare last week, we made the case that the growing investigation into campaign finance violations committed by Michael Cohen and now American Media Inc. [read post]
11 Dec 2018, 3:13 pm by Bob Bauer, Quinta Jurecic
As Jane Chong wrote on Lawfare, “law is the North Star of impeachment discourse. [read post]
3 Sep 2018, 9:06 am by Quinta Jurecic
Two years ago, Jane Chong dove deep into the supposed 60-day rule in a Lawfare post on FBI Director James Comey’s October 2016 letter on new developments in the Clinton investigation. [read post]
2 Aug 2018, 8:52 am by Quinta Jurecic, Benjamin Wittes
More than a year ago, writing with Jane Chong in May 2017, we laid out what we called, “Seven Theories of the Case: What Do We Really Know about L’Affaire Russe and What Could it All Mean? [read post]
6 Jun 2018, 9:00 am by Josh Blackman
In a January 2018 memorandum, President Trump’s attorneys told Special Counsel Robert Mueller that without exception, “the President’s lawful exercise of his constitutional power ... cannot constitute obstruction of justice. [read post]