Ian Eppler  //  8/24/17  //  Topic Update


The Superior Court of D.C. ruled that DOJ can issue an amended search warrant to Dreamhost, demanding data pertaining to a website used to organize protests against President Trump around Inauguration Day (The Hill).

  • The public should not be alarmed, as the warrant targets violent protesters who assaulted police officers and committed property damage, argues the Washington Post Editorial Board.
  • President Trump’s violent rhetoric against the press could result in actual violence, contends Nicholas Kristof (NYT).
  • President Trump, in his Arizona rally, strongly criticized the press, alleging that it has distorted his words (NY Times).
  • President Trump’s attacks on the press threaten national securityargues Carrie Cordero at Law Fare.

 

 


Updates | The Week of January 22, 2018

1/28/18  //  Daily Update

Hundreds of thousands of people participated worldwide in Women's Marches on Saturday, protesting the first year of the Trump administration and supporting women's rights.

Updates | The Week of January 15, 2018

1/14/18  //  Daily Update

President Trump vows to strengthen libel laws after the release of Fire and Fury.

Zachary Piaker

Columbia Law School

Updates | The Week of December 18, 2017

12/24/17  //  Daily Update

A federal district court in Michigan has upheld a right to display signs depicting aborted fetuses. Environmental Protection Agency employees who publicly criticized the Trump administration had their e-mails scrutinized by a Republican campaign research group.