The Mueller money trail, plus President Obama's White House counsel on attorneys and the Oval Office.

What Did They Owe, and When Did They Owe It?

What Did They Owe, and When Did They Owe It?

Law and the Supreme Court justices who interpret it.
March 17 2018 10:01 AM

All the President’s Lawyers

A white-collar special.


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This week Dahlia Lithwick calls on white-collar crime specialist Jennifer Taub to follow the money in the Mueller investigation. She also speaks with Bob Bauer, a former White House counsel under President Barack Obama, about the relationship between presidents and their lawyers, and between this president and his lawyers. Bauer discusses when professional duty can stray into enabling, a question facing Trump’s personal and institutional lawyers as cases involving the president accumulate.


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