Ken Levy

Ken Levy

Ken Levy is a professor of criminal law at Louisiana State University Law School.

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In this screenshot taken from a Senate Television webcast, legal counsel for President Donald Trump, Alan Dershowitz, answers a question from a senator during impeachment proceedings in the Senate chamber at the U.S. Capitol on January 29, 2020 in Washington, D.C. (Photo: Senate Television via Getty Images) Views
Tuesday, February 04, 2020
Sorry, Republican Senators: Alan Dershowitz’s Theory of Impeachment Is Total Bullshit
While it may be too late to debunk Alan Dershowitz’s “mixed-motives” theory of impeachment for the purposes of Trump’s impeachment trial, it is still important to debunk it before the election in November. Otherwise, Trump and the Republicans will successfully use this desperate bullshit over the...
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"Society has only a few tools in its toolkit to solve public-health crises. Perhaps the most powerful of these tools is legislation." (Photo: David Becker/Getty Images) Views
Thursday, March 22, 2018
The (Current) Gun-Control Debate Is Not Really About Gun Control
It has been a little over a month since the Stoneman Douglas mass shooting, a week since hundreds of thousands of high school students walked out of class to protest government inaction on gun control, a few days after the shooting at Great Mills High School, and a few days before the national...
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Donald Trump Jr. arrives at Trump Tower in New York City. The president's son is under fire for meeting with a Kremlin-connected lawyer during the campaign. Views
Wednesday, July 19, 2017
Yes, Crimes Were Committed
On several Sunday talk shows, Trump’s lawyer Jay Sekulow vigorously denied both that Trump had known last summer about the June 9 meeting (among Donald Trump, Jr., Jared Kushner, Paul Manafort, Kremlin-linked attorney Natalia Veselnitskaya, translator Anatoli Samachornov, Russian businessman Ike...
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