Jed Handelsman Shugerman
Jed Handelsman Shugerman

Jed Handelsman Shugerman is a Fordham law professor and the author of The People’s Courts and shugerblog.com. He is a co-author on an amicus brief in CREW v. Trump.

Jurisprudence
July 3 2018 12:40 PMHow to Prevent Future Family Separations: Prosecute Federal Officials
Jurisprudence
June 21 2018 5:33 PMTrump’s Family Separations Are UnconstitutionalThe courts must award damages to families torn apart by the policy.
Jurisprudence
June 3 2018 6:03 PMAn Admission of ObstructionIs the letter from President Trump’s lawyers a smoking gun?
Jurisprudence
May 24 2018 12:25 PMWhat Rod Rosenstein Has to Do if the DOJ Meeting Doesn’t Satisfy TrumpTake the president to court.
Jurisprudence
May 10 2018 7:45 PMWhy Is Mike Pence Calling for an End to the Mueller Probe?What did Mike Pence know and when did he know it?
Jurisprudence
May 4 2018 1:52 PMWhat Happens to the Evidence if Trump Goes on a Firing Spree?Backup options are likely already underway.
Jurisprudence
April 17 2018 12:24 PMNo Pardon for You, Michael CohenWhy the state should amend its double jeopardy law to defend against corrupt Trump pardons.
Jurisprudence
April 2 2018 5:07 PMThe Supreme Court Could Take a Lesson From the Emoluments JudgeThe judiciary needs to stop using the “political thicket” as an excuse to shirk its judicial duties.
Jurisprudence
Dec. 1 2017 5:53 PMRobert Mueller Has a PlanHow the special counsel’s deal with Michael Flynn neutralizes Trump’s pardon power.
Jurisprudence
Sept. 5 2017 5:14 PMNo Pardoning This OffenseIf Trump tries to evade the Mueller investigation, states could bring these criminal charges.
Jurisprudence
July 17 2017 5:42 PMPresidential RevisionismThe New York Times published the flimsiest defense of Trump’s apparent emoluments violations yet.
The Hive
June 21 2012 9:45 AMBalanced ChecksIt should take two-thirds of the Supreme Court to stop Congress.
Political Gabfest
March 30 2012 1:03 PMThe Eat Your Broccoli GabfestListen to Slate's show about the Supreme Court’s Affordable Care Act arguments, possible political fallout from the decision, and the pros and cons of judicial elections.
Jurisprudence
June 26 2018 3:42 PMA New KorematsuThe travel ban ruling will be the Roberts court’s shameful legacy.
Jurisprudence
June 8 2018 5:00 PMRod Rosenstein Should RecuseHow he can do it without jeopardizing the Mueller investigation.
Jurisprudence
June 1 2018 5:47 PMHow Trump’s Dinesh D’Souza Pardon Should BackfireIf it pushes New York to change its double jeopardy laws, it could be a big defeat for the president.
Jurisprudence
May 18 2018 3:22 PMNunes and Meadows Are Undermining Trump’s Argument Against the Mueller Investigation
Jurisprudence
May 9 2018 12:47 AMHow Michael Cohen’s Apparent Russia Payment Might Help Prove CollusionWe might have a quid. Here’s the possible pro quo.
Jurisprudence
April 27 2018 6:37 PMStare ScaliaRepublican senators’ obsession with Antonin Scalia is leading them to make sloppy mistakes.
Jurisprudence
April 9 2018 8:08 PMWhy Robert Mueller Handed Off the Michael Cohen RaidThe special counsel might be insulating his investigation against his own potential firing.
Jurisprudence
Dec. 5 2017 6:51 PMThe Trump Court-Packing Plan Is Based on a FictionThere is no judicial workload crisis.
Jurisprudence
Nov. 3 2017 2:07 PMRobert Mueller’s Brilliant Strategy for Outmaneuvering Trump PardonsThe president cannot save Paul Manafort.
Jurisprudence
July 21 2017 2:09 PMTrump Can’t Escape the StatesNo matter whom he fires or pardons, the president won’t be able to hide from state attorneys general.
Jurisprudence
March 21 2017 10:38 AMNeil Gorsuch and the “Frozen Trucker”The judge’s infamous dissent reveals he may not have the temperament to serve on the Supreme Court.
The Hive
June 20 2012 6:19 PMBalanced ChecksIt should take two-thirds of the Supreme Court to stop Congress.