Category Archives: D. Making and keeping a record

A lawsuit against the Trump administration re his taxes

Today it was announced that Richard Neal, Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, having been denied Trump’s tax returns by Steve Mnuchin, Secretary of the Treasury — via the normal process of requesting them, per federal law — … Continue reading

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Comey and the value of keeping a record

I’ll admit it: I spent the entire day watching the drama on TV. I enjoyed it, particularly because it was a sort of trial, in which a powerful witness was directed and crossed by lawyers, some of whom were very, … Continue reading

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A real lawyer analyzes Trump’s “pile of file folders” at the sort-of press conference

Kevin Underhill is a lawyer. He is also a satirist, picking up on the absurdities of life. Legal life, in his case. So I stand at attention when Kevin Underhill, at his LoweringTheBar site, takes the time to analyze that … Continue reading

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