James D. Zirin
James D. Zirin, a former federal prosecutor, is the author of "Plaintiff in Chief—A Portrait of Donald Trump in 3500 Lawsuits."
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Monday, February 22, 2021
Are Judges Just Politicians in Robes?
Donald Trump’s disgraced lawyer, Roy Cohn famously said, "F*** the law, who’s the judge!" Chief Justice Roberts, defending judicial independence, said that there is no Republican or Democratic way of deciding cases. In his confirmation hearings he likened judges to baseball umpires, calling balls...