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Alan Dershowitz

  1. bad ideas
    And Now, an Update on Alan DershowitzEpstein’s lawyer was scheduled to defend biblical characters accused of “kidnapping and child trafficking” in a mock trial.
  2. log off
    Alan Dershowitz Decides Now Is the Time to Tweet About Statutory RapeThe attorney somehow thought it was a good idea to double down on his views that the age of consent should be lowered in a Twitter thread.
  3. crime
    The Most Disturbing Details From The New Yorker’s Alan Dershowitz StoryThe lawyer, who is closely connected to Jeffrey Epstein, once argued that the age of consent should be lowered to 15.
  4. jeffrey epstein case
    Alan Dershowitz Cannot Stop TalkingAccused of a slew of terrible things, the defense has no intention of resting.
  5. likely
    Epstein Lawyer Alan Dershowitz Insists He Has a ‘Perfect, Perfect’ Sex LifeThe former Epstein lawyer is being sued by a woman who says he forced her into sex.
  6. endorsements
    Dershowitz ‘Could’ Vote Biden, Would Like to Be Socially Acceptable AgainTrump’s favorite attorney has previously raised concerns about being shunned by liberal elites. Just don’t ask him about that Jeffrey Epstein stuff.
  7. the national interest
    Alan Dershowitz Convinced Trump the Court Might Stop Impeachment. (It Won’t.)Where did Trump get this kooky legal argument? It turns out to be a thing, sort of.
  8. the mueller report
    How to Read Your Mueller Report (and How Long You’ll Have to Wait)From a no-frills mass-market edition to an audiobook to Alan Dershowitz, five ways to get the goods.
  9. Alan Dershowitz’s War With Martha’s Vineyard Drags OnThe frequent defender of Donald Trump against Robert Mueller is now calling himself a victim of “McCarthyism” from his summer friends.
  10. snubbed
    Searching for Alan Dershowitz on Martha’s Vineyard My mission to find America’s most snubbed man.
  11. Alan Dershowitz and Steve Bannon Offer Trump Advice on Crippling MuellerIf it weren’t already obvious that Trump’s legal team was in tatters, it is now.
  12. the national interest
    Alan Dershowitz’s Audition to Be Trump’s Lawyer Is Not Going WellThe best legal case for firing Robert Mueller is extremely unconvincing.
  13. Trump Sent Alan Dershowitz to Tell Netanyahu ‘Time Is Ripe’ for Mideast PeaceThe president ran into the celebrity lawyer at Mar-a-Lago. Peace was talked and messages were sent.
  14. messing with texas
    Rick Perry Responds to Indictment David Axelrod and Alan Dershowitz have both questioned the charges against the Texas governor. 
  15. super bowl 2014
    Alec Baldwin Is an Impatient AuctioneerOr at least he was at last night’s pre-Super Bowl charity event.
  16. Triumph the Insult Comic Dog Is Suing Carnival Cruise Lines Conan regular Triumph the Insult Comic Dog used the show last night as a platform to announce he’s suing Carnival Cruise Lines for stealing […]
  17. loose lips
    Alan Dershowitz Joins Team WikiLeaksHe’ll be helping Assange navigate tricky American legal waters.
  18. Celebrity Settings
    Seth Meyers Shops with Alan Dershowitz; Eric Ripert Visits ProtegePlus: the continuing allure of Legal Sea Foods, and a visit from Leonard Nimoy, all in this week’s celebrity dining roundup.
  19. gossipmonger
    Blake Lively and Penn Badgley Clearly Haven’t Had ‘That Relationship Talk’ YetPlus, gossip on Brandon Davis, Molly Sims, Julia Roberts, and more in our daily roundup.
  20. gossipmonger
    Gore ’08!Michael Moore may support Al Gore for president. A theater in the HBO building was named for former network chief Michael Fuchs, and Fuchs gave a weird, bad, awkward speech at the ceremony. Jerry Seinfeld is very excited about his upcoming Bee Movie. 50 Cent is very excited about playing a drug dealer opposite Robert De Niro and Al Pacino in his upcoming movie. A lot of racehorse owners are not pleased with Eliot Spitzer’s plan for Aqueduct to be government-run. David Burke took home $10,000 after beating Bobby Flay and Sam Talbot in a poker tournament in Aspen. Jimmy Fallon wants to lose weight. “Utter pandemonium” broke out, says a “Page Six” source, after Debra Messing, Mike Nichols, and other guests were rained upon during the Public Theater’s premiere of Romeo and Juliet in Central Park. (Actually, we thought it was pretty fun.) Ian Claus dedicated his first book to Chelsea Clinton.
  21. company town
    Fake-Lawyer Jokes Better Than Real-Lawyer JokesThe big news today in the city’s big businesses. LAW • Paralegal who claimed to be a lawyer (and was treated as such by Anderson Kill & Olick for two whole years) to be arraigned on Wednesday. [NYT] • Aaron Charney, the gay associate suing his former firm for discrimination, hasn’t gotten the support he expected from New York’s Lesbian and Gay Law Association. [Above the Law] • Alan Dershowitz gives his two cents on the Pentagon detainee debacle to the Times’ opinion page. While sharing the editors’ outrage, he smells just the faintest whiff of McCarthyism. [NYT via Law Blog/WSJ]