A look into the 25th Amendment with Rep. Jamie Raskin.

The Reporting Behind the High Court’s Massive Errors

The Reporting Behind the High Court’s Massive Errors

Law and the Supreme Court justices who interpret it.
Oct. 28 2017 8:00 AM

The 25th Amendment, What’s That?

Rep. Jamie Raskin’s proposal to examine the president’s physical and mental aptitude.

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Dahlia Lithwick speaks with Maryland Rep. Jamie Raskin about the remedy for Trump’s unfitness for office: the 25th Amendment. Later, she speaks with ProPublica’s Ryan Gabrielson about his recent reporting, which revealed that the high court tends to make staggering errors of fact in opinions.

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Dahlia Lithwick writes about the courts and the law for Slate and hosts the podcast Amicus.