CAFE Insider 06/17: Law is for Losers

Show Notes

REFERENCES AND SUPPLEMENTAL MATERIALS

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TRUMP’S ABC NEWS INTERVIEW

  • “Transcript: ABC News’ George Stephanopoulos’ exclusive interview with President Trump,” ABC News, 6/16/19 
  • “Trump just mused openly about committing what might well be a crime,” Washington Post, 6/13/19 
  • 52 USC § 30101: Definitions (From Title 52: Voting and Elections) 
  • 52 USC § 30121: Contributions and donations by foreign nationals (From Title 52: Voting and Elections) 
  • “What Wray said about taking dirt from foreign government,” CNN, 6/12/19
  • “Chris Coons Questions William Barr on Mueller Report,” C-SPAN, 5/1/19 (exchange starts at 6:49)  
  • “Read the Mueller Report: Searchable Document and Index,” New York Times, 4/18/19 
  • Federal Election Commission Chair Ellen Weintraub’s statement 
  • “Democrats to launch fresh push to counter foreign interference in elections,” Washington Post, 6/13/19 
  • The Anti-Collusion Act, introduced by Representative Tom Malinowski (D-NJ)

JOHN DURHAM

  • “Justice Dept. Seeks to Question C.I.A. in Its Own Russia Investigation,” New York Times, 6/12/19

MICHAEL FLYNN’S NEW COUNSEL: SIDNEY POWELL

  • “Michael Flynn hires Sidney Powell as new counsel,” The Hill 
  • Flynn’s Joint Status Report 
  • “Flynn ordered to appear in court with new Trump-approved lawyer,” Politico, 6/14/19  
  • “General Flynn Should Withdraw His Guilty Plea. His New Judge is a Government Misconduct Expert,” Daily Caller, 2/16/18 
  • Sidney Powell’s website

KELLYANNE CONWAY & THE HATCH ACT

  • The Office of Special Counsel’s (OSC) report detailing Kellyanne Conway’s violations of the Hatch Act 
  • The Office of Special Counsel website 
  • Hatch Act, Office of Special Counsel 
  • White House Counsel Pat Cipollone’s letter to Special Counsel Henry Kerner responding to OSC’s report 
  • “What Is the Hatch Act? Explaining Why Trump Was Urged to Fire Kellyanne Conway,” Washington Post, 6/13/19 
  • “Trump on ‘Fox & Friends’: I will not fire Kellyanne Conway after watchdog rebuke,” Fox News, 6/14/19 
  • George Conway’s twitter

TRUMP’S TAX RETURNS

  • Office of Legal Counsel’s opinion supporting the Treasury Department’s refusal to comply with a congressional request for President Trump’s tax returns 
  • 26 U.S. Code § 6103: Confidentiality and disclosure of returns and return information (From Title 26: Internal Revenue Code) 
  • Professor Marty Lederman’s tweets responding to the OLC opinion

ANNE MILGRAM’S TRAFFIC TICKET

“Speeding in New Jersey, Annotated,” New York Times, 8/11/08

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