//  6/13/18  //  In-Depth Analysis

Take Care is pleased to host a symposium on To End A Presidency: The Power of Impeachmenta new book by Larry Tribe & Joshua Matz.   

To Save Democracy

Larry Tribe & Joshua Matz | 6/5/18

Introducing a symposium on our new book, 'To End A Presidency: The Power of Impeachment.'

Risk-Risk Tradeoffs in Presidential Impeachment

David Pozen | 6/6/18

Presidential impeachment involves risk-risk tradeoffs. While some of these risks might be mitigated, and while all deserve to be identified and weighed, the basic dilemma is inescapable.

There Are No Shortcuts For A Democracy In Crisis: On The Limits Of Impeachment Talk.

K. Sabeel Rahman | 6/7/18 

The hard work of saving the republic turns not on an exotic legal procedure but on the mundane, yet high-stakes work of politics itself

How Do We Check the President?

Erwin Chemerinsky | 6/8/18

If impeachment is impossible and even talk of impeachment can be destructive, how do we check a president who is violating the Constitution?

The Federal Courts and the Road to Impeachment

Steven Vladeck | 6/11/18

We must think more carefully about the role that federal courts can and should play at earlier stages of what may become impeachment investigations 

Discretion and the Impeachment Power

Brianne Gorod | 6/12/18

There are many ways in which this presidency is unlike so many that preceded it—and those differences are relevant to decisions about impeachment

Impeachment as Punishment

Andrew Crespo | 6/12/18

There is an important connection between impeachment and criminal law. Not in technical or legalistic doctrinal nuances, but rather in the core purposes underlying these two domains.


Whistleblower Scandal Contains Reminder of Last Scandal: Time for a New One?

9/27/19  //  Commentary

Although Trump isn't deliberately using each new scandal to distract from the last one, the phenomenon is nonetheless maddening. It's like a game of Bizarro World Whack-a-mole in which each time you whack a mole another hammer emerges that somehow enables the same mole to escape.

Michael C. Dorf

Cornell Law School

Versus Trump: Can You Hear The Whistle Blowing?

9/25/19  //  In-Depth Analysis

On this week's episode of Versus Trump, Charlie and Jason discuss the legal stakes of the fight over what Trump said to the President of Ukraine and the related whistleblower complaint. A lot happened between when they recorded the episode and when it's being posted, but we still think it's a useful primer on the legal questions in this dispute. Listen now!

Charlie Gerstein

Civil Rights Corps

The House Has Already Opened an Impeachment Investigation Against Trump

7/26/19  //  Commentary

The Constitution’s text and structure — supported by judicial precedent and prior practice — show that impeachment is a process, not a single vote