Flynn’s plea panics the defense.

The President’s Panicked Defense

The President’s Panicked Defense

Getting to know the real Donald Trump.
Dec. 4 2017 8:00 PM

A Desperate Defense Knows No Bounds

How do you mount a defense for a president who admitted to obstructing justice on prime-time television?


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Virginia Heffernan is joined by Jeffrey Toobin, a senior legal analyst for CNN and staff writer at the New Yorker, to talk about Trump’s legal defense in light of the latest news regarding Michael Flynn.

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