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Cardozo News Brief: Jan. 24, 2020

Campus News

Professor Jessica Roth Talks on Bloomberg Radio about Impeachment Trial

Professor Jessica Roth was a guest on Bloomberg Radio, where she spoke about the impeachment trial in the Senate: “The President’s lawyers so far seem to be primarily attacking the addition, they are arguing that even if one were to accept the facts, as alleged by the House managers, there's nothing wrong there.”

Professor Kate Shaw Comments on ABC News About Impeachment Trial

Professor Kate Shaw analyzed the impeachment trial with George Stephanopoulos on ABC News: “I think they're trying to figure out how to respond to what was a pretty powerful presentation today, in particular by Chairman Nadler, on the Constitution and the law.”

Professor Deborah Pearlstein Analyzes Impeachment Proceedings

Professor Deborah Pearlstein spoke to ABC News, saying, “Schiff was making a national security case...the point was, you can’t trust Trump to act in the national interest, only in his personal interest over the views of his own handpicked national security experts...They were doing what lawyers do—working through the elements of the offense...”

Burns Center Book Talk Focuses on The Education of Kavanaugh

The New York Times reporters Robin Pogrebin and Kate Kelly joined Professor Jessica Roth to discuss their book The Education of Brett Kavanaugh and the questions it sparked about the U.S. Supreme Court Justice’s controversial confirmation. The Jacob Burns Center for Ethics in the Practice of Law sponsored the event.

Talks and Writings

  • Professor Alex Reinert will participate in the Remedies in Complex Litigation Conference at the University of Texas Law School on Jan. 31 and Feb. 1.