Toobin and Dershowitz Renew Their Fierce Battle in Trump Obstruction Debate: ‘Alan, You’re Making That Up!’

‘Metaphysically, you can’t have an act that is both constitutionally authorized under… Article II, and at the same time is criminal’

Toobin and Dershowitz Renew Their Fierce Battle in Trump Obstruction Debate: ‘Alan, You’re Making That Up!’ (Mediaite)

It’s the Battle of the Lawyers: Alan Dershowitz vs. Jeffrey Toobin. The subject: The constitutional legality of a president having the unbridled authority to tell the attorney general what to investigate. The venue: Anderson Cooper 360. Let’s get ready to aaaaaarrrrrggggguuuueeee!

Dershowitz opened by saying that President Donald Trump‘s firing of James Comey was not an obstruction of justice because he has the authority to do so.

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