Yes, the President Can Obstruct Justice

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You know you have a problem when you’ve been president for less than 11 months and you’re already relying on Richard Nixon’s definition of what’s legal.

On Monday morning, Axios reported that Mr. Trump’s top personal lawyer, John Dowd, said in an interview that the “president cannot obstruct justice because he is the chief law enforcement officer” under the Constitution and “has every right to express his view of any case.”

Kro 6fThis will come as news to Congress, which has passed laws criminalizing the obstruction of justice and decided twice in the last four decades that when a…

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