‘I’m Haunted by What I Did’ as a Lawyer in the Trump Justice Department

Written by Erica Newland 20 December 2020

“If, early on, the Justice Department lawyers charged with selling the administration’s lies had emptied the ranks...the work of defending President Trump’s policies would have been left to the types of attorneys now representing his campaign...judges would have likely dismantled the Trump facade from the beginning” (Erica Newland, 2020).

Publisher: NYT

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Categories: Authoritarianism, Tools of Democracy