Outcry over Louis Farrakhan Rant Calling Prominent Jews Including Alan Dershowitz 'Satan'

Notorious anti-Semite and Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan live-streamed a three-hour Independence Day rant on YouTube where he calls prominent Jewish Americans, including Jonathan Greenblatt and Alan Dershowitz, “Satan,” as well as repeating the lie Israel was behind  George Floyd’s killing.

Dershowitz: Nadler and Schiff's Standard 'Could Put Joe Biden in Jail' and Would Impeach Lincoln

On Thursday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “Hannity,” Trump legal team defense member Alan Dershowitz stated that the legal theories of House Impeachment Managers Jerry Nadler (D-NY) and Adam Schiff (D-CA) “could put Joe Biden in jail” and that

Dershowitz: 'Abuse of Power' 'Is Not an Impeachable Offense'

On Friday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “The Beat,” Harvard Law Professor Alan Dershowitz, who will be part of President Trump’s impeachment legal team, argued that “abuse of power, even if proved, is not an impeachable offense.” Dershowitz began by stating that

Dershowitz: House Impeachment Investigation 'Is the Perfect Definition of a Fishing Expedition'

On Friday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “The Story,” Harvard Law Professor Alan Dershowitz stated that the House Judiciary Committee’s impeachment investigation “is the perfect definition of a fishing expedition.” Dershowitz said, “[T]his is the perfect definition of a

Dershowitz: Mueller 'Completely Wrong' on Obstruction, Should Have Cited H.W. Bush Precedent

In an interview that aired on Sunday’s “MediaBuzz” on the Fox News Channel, law professor Alan Dershowitz argued the Mueller team got the law wrong on whether or not President Donald Trump could be charged with obstruction of justice. Dershowitz

Dershowitz: 'Certainly Seems Logical' Cohen Sought Pardon, Need 'Firm Evidence' to Prove Perjury

On Friday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “America’s Newsroom,” Harvard Law Professor Alan Dershowitz said that it “certainly seems logical” that former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen would have looked for a pardon, and there needs to be strong evidence to say Cohen committed perjury. Dershowitz said, “Well, it certainly seems logical that he would have sought a pardon. I think before you can have perjury, you have to have firm evidence, clear evidence that he deliberately and intentionally lied. Look, I’m not in favor of using the criminal law and weaponizing it against anybody, Republicans or Democrats. You have to have proof beyond a reasonable doubt that the crime was committed.” Follow Ian Hanchett on Twitter @IanHanchett

Dershowitz on McCabe's 25th Amendment Effort: 'Clearly an Attempted Coup D'etat'

Thursday on Fox News Channel’s “Tucker Carlson Tonight,” former Harvard constitutional law professor Alan Dershowitz reacted to former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe’s claim there were those inside the Department of Justice contemplating invoking the 25th Amendment to remove Donald Trump from the presidency. Dershowitz called that effort an “attempted coup d’état” and a “grievous offense against the Constitution.” “Well, if that’s true, it is clearly an attempted coup d’état,” Dershowitz said. “Now relating to what your last guest said, let’s take the worst case scenario. Let’s assume the president of the United States was in bed with the Russians, committed treason and obstruction of justice. The 25th Amendment simply is irrelevant to that. That’s why you have an impeachment provision. The 25th Amendment is about Woodrow Wilson having a stroke. It’s about a president being shot and not being able to perform his office. It’s not about the most fundamental disagreements. It’s not about impeachable offenses. Any Justice Department official who even mentioned the 25th Amendment in the context of President Trump has committed a grievous offense against the Constitution.” “The framers of the 25th Amendment had in mind something very specific and trying to use the 25th Amendment to circumvent