Trump’s Claims of Absolute Immunity and Executive Privilege Are Doomed*

12 min readMar 6
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In last week’s blog post I discussed elected officials’ belief that their status elevates them above responding to subpoenas and complying with the law or being investigated after it appears they haven’t. I call it constitutional elitism — their official attempts to evade subpoenas, quash search warrants, or hide their suspected criminal activities from legitimate…


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