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How Trump Weaponizes the Law

From his first real estate lawsuits all the way to Ukraine-gate, Trump’s legal (and extralegal) bag of tricks.

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A show about the law and the nine Supreme Court justices who interpret it for the rest of America.

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Dahlia Lithwick is joined by Walter Dellinger to discuss impeachment and the role of White House lawyers in “Ukraine-gate.”

And James Zirin, author of Plaintiff in Chief: A Portrait of Donald Trump in 3,500 Lawsuits, breaks down the president’s history of weaponizing the law while trampling legal norms.

Podcast production by Sara Burningham.