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From East Ridge paper route to Malibu lawyer, Robert Barnes shows legal, political pundit skills

Thump. Thump. Thump. That was the rhythmic sound that Robert Barnes remembers from the early dawn hours of his early childhood mornings. That was the sound the bundled Chattanooga Times would make as they hit the sidewalks and driveways of the East Lake homes while four-year old Robert Barnes rode alongside his father, Walter, who…Read More

Why Michael Flynn Asking for Immunity is Actually Good for Trump

Some news outlets suggest Donald Trump’s deposed former national security advisor Michael Flynn is reported to be volunteering testimony in exchange for full immunity. The fruitcakes in the Ruskie conspiracy left will assuredly see this as a prescient indicator of future impeachment. It ain’t. As a long-time criminal defense lawyer, this is more likely a…Read More

Comey Has Lost Our Trust and Should Recuse Himself From Trump Leaks Case

It is time for FBI Director James Comey to recuse himself from any investigation into illicit leaks and illegal use of intercepts of team Trump. An FBI agent should recuse himself from any investigation in which his involvement jeopardizes the apparent independence, integrity or impartiality of the investigation. As Comey summarized in his own published manual detailing…Read More

‘You’re Fired, Judge’: Sanctioning Federal Judges for Bad Behavior

The Constitution only allows federal judges to serve during “good behavior.” This “good behavior” limitation on judicial tenure derives from one of the oldest and most well-established legal principles of our founding and Englishlegal history. This limitation on appointed officials holding office pervades our founding revolutionary-era state constitutions. It’s time for Trump to consider activating the power…Read More

FLASHBACK: Sessions Got ‘Suddenly’ Booted by Clinton’s Attorney General Janet Reno in 1993

All Sessions Did In Replacing U.S. Attorneys Is What Clinton AG Reno Required of Sessions in 1993 The latest faux outrage seized the media-sphere this weekend when news reports noted Attorney General Sessions requested the resignation of those federal United States Attorneys that were yet to resign their posts, as is customary after a change…Read More

Liberal Law Professor Tribe Tweets That Trump Tweeting Is Impeachable (He’s Wrong)

A law professor once gave wise advice about the misuse and abuse of impeachment. “The lesson of this whole saga is that impeachment is not a tool you play with easily without casting more aspersion on yourself than on your target.” Who gave that prescient advice? Professor Laurence Tribe in 1999 to Ruth Marcus at…Read More

Trump vs. ACLU, Round 2: Expect a Trump Knockout Win over ACLU in Court on Immigration Ban

A few weeks back, this author forecast President Trump would adjust his “travel ban” to explicitly incorporate the empirical basis for his decision into the executive order itself, incorporating relevant facts, policies, and history into President Trump’s rationale for the order. While this has never been compelled before by a court, the dubious 9th Circuit…Read More

Could Obama Admin Have Tapped Into Trump Without Warrant? Yes, But Likely NOT Legally

President Donald Trump claims the Obama administration “tapped wires” in Trump Tower. Obama’s spokesperson claims Obama’s White House never surveilled any American, ever. Former NSA and ONI Director James Clapper says no warrant ever occurred to monitor Trump or his campaign. FBI Director Comey has insinuated through intermediaries that no warrant ever occurred. The New York…Read More

The Deep State’s war on Donald Trump enters new territory.

Trump v. Obama Now for the pushback. The Deep State’s war on Donald Trump enters new territory, and this time the focus is on what the Obama administration may have done to sabotage Trump’s transition team and the new administration. Now its Trump vs. Obama. CrossTalking with Bruce Fein, Robert Barnes, and Alexander Mercouris.

Did Obama spy on Trump?

It isn’t out of the question. The former president’s administration wiretapped journalists and spied on Congress. (Photo: Michael Reynolds, epa) So President Trump set off a firestorm over the weekend with a series of tweets alleging that Obama had tapped Trump Tower. But getting hung up on imprecise language in the president’s tweets isn’t the…Read More

SNIPES FACED 16 YEARS IN PRISON UNTIL BARNES' DEFENSE LED THE JURY TO CLEAR SNIPES OF SERIOUS TAX CHARGES. HE IS THE THIRD CLIENT OF BARNES' WHO OBTAINED A STUNNING MAJOR OUTCOME WHERE THE DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE FAILED TO WIN CONVICTIONS.

The New York Times

February 2
"Wesley Snipes cleared of serious charges"

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