Alan Dershowitz

Dershowitz: Netanyahu trial is danger to democracy

Dershowitz: Netanyahu trial is danger to democracy

"It's the first time in the history of any modern democracy that a person was put on trial for trying to get good press coverage."Tal Polon, 5/24/2020, 8:15 AM
Dershowitz defends compulsory coronavirus vaccine remarks

Dershowitz defends compulsory coronavirus vaccine remarks

US constitutional lawyer: 'If you refuse to be vaccinated, state has power to take you to doctor's office and plunge needle into your arm.'Mordechai Sones, 5/22/2020, 1:19 PM
Coronavirus and prisons: Should prisoners be released?

Coronavirus and prisons: Should prisoners be released?

Jay Shapiro reads an article by Alan Dershowitz about the dilemma of the prisoners during the coronavirus epidemic, and offers his insights.Jay Shapiro, 3/27/2020, 12:52 AM
INTO THE FRAY: Why Netanyahu must not step down

INTO THE FRAY: Why Netanyahu must not step down

In stark contrast to Netanyahu, Ehud Olmert was indicted on existing interpretation of the law, no “creative” precedents were needed to prosecute him, there were no claims of selective prosecution, or allegations of police investigatory misconduct.Dr. Martin Sherman, 3/20/2020, 9:59 AM
Alan Dershowitz: 'Sanders victory would give BDS momentum'

Alan Dershowitz: 'Sanders victory would give BDS momentum'

Attorney Alan Dershowitz says Democratic Party will have trouble containing Sanders' nomination, will publicly oppose nomination.Mordechai Sones, 2/27/2020, 6:15 PM
'They've got to go': Alan Dershowitz blasts Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer

'They've got to go': Alan Dershowitz blasts Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer

"The Democrats need new leaders," says Alan Dershowitz. "Chuck Schumer needs to go because of his history of lying."Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/9/2020, 6:37 PM
Dershowitz says defending Trump on the Senate floor is 'awe-inspiring'

Dershowitz says defending Trump on the Senate floor is 'awe-inspiring'

Trump impeachment team member Alan Dershowitz reacts on 'Watters' World' to the Senate clearing the way for the president's acquittal., 2/3/2020, 10:21 AM
Dershowitz: Dems deliberately distorted my position on Senate floor

Dershowitz: Dems deliberately distorted my position on Senate floor

Alan Dershowitz, member of the president's defense team, accuses Democrats of misrepresenting his position during impeachment trial., 2/3/2020, 10:07 AM
'Trump and Netanyahu both facing charges for things that aren't even criminal'

'Trump and Netanyahu both facing charges for things that aren't even criminal'

Alan Dershowitz compares Trump impeachment to Netanyahu indictment, says impeachment likely to backfire on Democrats in 2020.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/21/2020, 9:01 AM
Alan Dershowitz named to Trump's impeachment defense team

Alan Dershowitz named to Trump's impeachment defense team

Trump's impeachment defense team will also include Ken Starr, whose investigation led to the impeachment of President Bill Clinton.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 1/17/2020, 8:06 PM
Guilt by accusation: Proving innocence in the age of BDS

Guilt by accusation: Proving innocence in the age of BDS

Scandal is all. Guilty people are protected. Innocent people get tossed into the broiling pot of publicity. Reputations and lives are ruined.  That is not to say that injured people should not have their day in court. Barry Shaw, 1/14/2020, 9:48 AM
'Targeting Soleimani was constitutional, but impeachment is not'

'Targeting Soleimani was constitutional, but impeachment is not'

Prof. Dershowitz says the basis for Trump’s impeachment doesn't meet the criteria the founders set in place for removing officials.NPR, 1/9/2020, 5:20 AM
Has the time come to ban Soros' Open Society Foundation?

Has the time come to ban Soros' Open Society Foundation?

What used to be shrugged off as another crazy conspiracy theory has become too overwhelmingly evident to deny: Billionaire investor George Soros and his Open Society Foundation have become a supranational non-state power that threatens democracy, Collin McMahon, 11/25/2019, 2:50 PM
Dershowitz to Israeli AG: Drop charges against Netanyahu

Dershowitz to Israeli AG: Drop charges against Netanyahu

'Do the right thing.' American jurist Alan Dershowitz calls on Israel's Attorney General to drop corruption charges against Prime Minister.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/20/2019, 12:24 PM
Dershowitz: Obama lied to me about Israel

Dershowitz: Obama lied to me about Israel

Attorney says he's reconsidering Democratic party after Obama lied to him about Israel. "I broke my relationship with President Obama.”Tal Polon, 9/10/2019, 2:47 PM
Trump commutes sentence of Jewish man with terminally ill wife

Trump commutes sentence of Jewish man with terminally ill wife

The prisoner's children wrote letters to Trump begging him to release their father. 'Our lives have become so sad and miserable.'Sara Rubenstein, 7/30/2019, 8:18 PM
Dershowitz takes aim at accuser: No rational person believes her

Dershowitz takes aim at accuser: No rational person believes her

Jurist and former attorney for disgraced financier Jeff Epstein pushes back after alleged Epstein victim accuses Dershowitz of abuse.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/10/2019, 10:28 AM
Dershowitz: Government needs to stop left-wing violence

Dershowitz: Government needs to stop left-wing violence

Major cities grapple with homelessness, violence; Harvard law professor emeritus Alan Dershowitz comments.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/4/2019, 10:00 PM
Chabad honors Alan Dershowitz at 770

Chabad honors Alan Dershowitz at 770

Famed defense attorney Alan Dershowitz honored at 770 with Torah scroll written in his name, following aid in Shalom Rubashkin case.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/14/2019, 1:01 PM
Dershowitz: Impeaching Trump would put Congress above the law

Dershowitz: Impeaching Trump would put Congress above the law

Reaction from Harvard law professor emeritus Alan Dershowitz.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/13/2019, 12:38 PM
The Supreme Court will nix a House impreachment

The Supreme Court will nix a House impreachment

If the House decides on impeachment, President Trump has a winning wild card. Mark Langfan, 6/6/2019, 5:55 AM
Protesters rally outside of NYT against anti-Semitic cartoon

Protesters rally outside of NYT against anti-Semitic cartoon

Watch: Alan Dershowitz, Dov Hikind rip New York Times at protest organized following publication of anti-Semitic cartoon.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/30/2019, 9:12 AM
Dershowitz to write introduction to Mueller report

Dershowitz to write introduction to Mueller report

Alan Dershowitz tapped to write introduction to Robert Mueller's report on Trump. Book already a best-seller despite unknown release date.Marcy Oster, JTA, 3/6/2019, 10:57 PM
Dershowitz on legal ambiguities of indicting sitting President

Dershowitz on legal ambiguities of indicting sitting President

Last week prosecutors made series of filings in cases of Michael Cohen and Paul Manafort — drawing important lines between Russia and Trump.i24News, 12/11/2018, 5:22 PM
Alan Dershowitz pushes back on Farrakhan's 'showdown' challenge

Alan Dershowitz pushes back on Farrakhan's 'showdown' challenge

Veteran jurist rejects Nation of Islam leader's call for public debate, says Democrats 'legitimating the bigot Farrakhan'.David Rosenberg, 11/25/2018, 9:20 PM
Dershowitz: Democratic party tolerating anti-Semitism

Dershowitz: Democratic party tolerating anti-Semitism

Prominent jurist and lifelong Democrat warns party is turning blind eye to 'anti-Semitic' hard left base.David Rosenberg, 11/19/2018, 9:46 AM
Dershowitz: 'Impeaching Trump a mistake'

Dershowitz: 'Impeaching Trump a mistake'

Watch: Renowned jurist says Americans want the focus to be on jobs and the economy, not impeaching the president.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/15/2018, 9:54 PM
Dershowitz: Dems need to move forward from Kavanaugh loss

Dershowitz: Dems need to move forward from Kavanaugh loss

Harvard Law professor emeritus says party leadership has to control members' 'revenge inquisitions' against new Supreme Court justice.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/9/2018, 12:16 AM
Dershowitz: Corbyn a virulent anti-Semite

Dershowitz: Corbyn a virulent anti-Semite

Harvard Law Professor Alan Dershowitz tells British journalists not to lecture Americans on politics while Jeremy Corbyn leads Labour party.Gary Willig, 8/24/2018, 10:47 AM
Dershowitz on Gaza and the Golan

Dershowitz on Gaza and the Golan

'Hamas gave terrorists maps of shortest route to Jewish areas, including Jewish daycare centers and kindergartens; it was a lynch mob.'Eliran Aharon, 6/3/2018, 12:59 PM
Amid investigations, Trump dines with Dershowitz

Amid investigations, Trump dines with Dershowitz

Renowned Jewish jurist invited to White House. Did he advise the President on the Mueller investigation, or did the two speak about Israel?Guy Cohen, 4/11/2018, 7:31 PM
Dershowitz to Obama: Don't associate with bigots, anti-Semites

Dershowitz to Obama: Don't associate with bigots, anti-Semites

'He called Judaism a gutter religion - he is a horrible human being' says Dershowitz of Farrakhan after ties with Obama revealed.David Rosenberg, 1/28/2018, 7:33 PM
INTO THE FRAY: An appeal to Alan Dershowitz - Renounce two-statism!

INTO THE FRAY: An appeal to Alan Dershowitz - Renounce two-statism!

The jury is no longer out on the two-state paradigm. Given the accumulating evidence, unequivocally demonstrating its folly and futility, Dershowitz must accept the unavoidable verdict of its failureDr. Martin Sherman, 1/18/2018, 11:37 PM
Dershowitz: Obama stood behind Iranian regime

Dershowitz: Obama stood behind Iranian regime

Alan Dershowitz tells 'Fox and Friends' Obama Administration 'made it clear' it would 'stand behind' Ayatollahs.', 1/2/2018, 9:32 PM
Dershowitz: Rubashkin release corrects a huge injustice

Dershowitz: Rubashkin release corrects a huge injustice

'If he weren't a Hasidic Jew, he wouldn't have gotten such a harsh sentence,' says veteran jurist, slamming judge, prosecution.Gary Willig, 12/22/2017, 12:28 PM
Dershowitz: Recognizing J'lem 'perfect response' to Obama

Dershowitz: Recognizing J'lem 'perfect response' to Obama

Former Harvard Law professor: 'You say it's occupied, we say it's the capital.'Tal Polon, 12/6/2017, 8:30 PM
UC Berkeley student editors apologize for anti-Semitic cartoon

UC Berkeley student editors apologize for anti-Semitic cartoon

UC Berkeley chancellor condemns anti-Dershowitz cartoon using anti-Semitic imagery, student editors apologize.JTA, 10/28/2017, 10:41 PM
UC Berkeley paper apologizes for anti-Semitic cartoon

UC Berkeley paper apologizes for anti-Semitic cartoon

Newspaper issues 'regrets' over distraction caused by anti-Semitic caricature of Alan Dershowitz, declines to remove cartoon from website.David Rosenberg, 10/26/2017, 3:48 PM
UC Berkeley chancellor condemns anti-Dershowitz cartoon

UC Berkeley chancellor condemns anti-Dershowitz cartoon

Chancellor condemns student newspaper's use of anti-Semitic imagery to criticize Alan Dershowitz for being pro-Israel.JTA, 10/25/2017, 7:45 PM
UC Berkeley student paper publishes anti-Semitic caricature

UC Berkeley student paper publishes anti-Semitic caricature

Student newspaper publishes cartoon eerily reminiscent of anti-Semitic caricatures in Nazi Germany and Arab world.David Rosenberg, 10/24/2017, 9:18 AM
Trump's 'calm before the storm' Is warning to Iran, North Korea

Trump's 'calm before the storm' Is warning to Iran, North Korea

Alan Dershowitz weighs in on President Trump's ominous 'calm before the storm' comment that has the media buzzing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/8/2017, 8:44 PM
Alan Dershowitz speech at UC Berkeley back on

Alan Dershowitz speech at UC Berkeley back on

Harvard professor to be allowed to speak about Israel if audience kept below 200 people.JTA, 10/1/2017, 10:26 PM
Alan Dershowitz to sue UC Berkeley if pro-Israel speakers barred

Alan Dershowitz to sue UC Berkeley if pro-Israel speakers barred

Former Harvard Law School Professor promises to sue UC Berkeley if school doesn't drop policy banning 'high visibility' speakers.Tzvi Lev, 9/28/2017, 6:35 PM
'Valerie Plame knew exactly what she was tweeting'

'Valerie Plame knew exactly what she was tweeting'

Alan Dershowitz slams former CIA agent Valerie Plame over retweet of anti-Semitic article.Tzvi Lev, 9/24/2017, 5:36 PM
'We have to get away from these racial identity politics'

'We have to get away from these racial identity politics'

Alan Dershowitz says the US needs to jettison its obsession with identity politics.Tzvi Lev, 9/17/2017, 12:49 PM
Dershowitz: Far-left bigots want to 'tear down America'

Dershowitz: Far-left bigots want to 'tear down America'

Liberal jurist calls out American left for ignoring 'bigoted' far-left extremists.David Rosenberg, 8/28/2017, 8:41 AM
'Being black doesn't give you license to call everyone racist'

'Being black doesn't give you license to call everyone racist'

Prominent American jurist Alan Dershowitz slams Democratic congresswoman Maxine Waters after she accuses him of racism.David Rosenberg, 8/8/2017, 12:17 PM
Dershowitz advising group accused of female genital mutilation

Dershowitz advising group accused of female genital mutilation

'I am opposed to female genital mutilation and I agreed to consult with this group in order to help end it.'JTA, 6/13/2017, 9:39 AM
Larry King to Alan Dershowitz: Is Trump good for Israel?

Larry King to Alan Dershowitz: Is Trump good for Israel?

Watch: TV personality Larry King asks veteran jurist Alan Dershowitz how Trump presidency will affect Israel.ILTV, 5/12/2017, 12:43 PM
Dershowitz: 'See N. Korea? Congress must act now to stop Iran!'

Dershowitz: 'See N. Korea? Congress must act now to stop Iran!'

Outspoken Harvard law professor says Congress should vote now to authorize a preventive military strike against Iran.Hillel Fendel, 4/19/2017, 7:03 AM
Dershowitz: Don't politicize Sean Spicer's Hitler faux pas

Dershowitz: Don't politicize Sean Spicer's Hitler faux pas

Leading US jurist slams left-wing efforts to politicize Trump spokesman's misstatements on the Holocaust, calls Democrats 'hypocritical'.David Rosenberg, 4/13/2017, 8:16 AM
Israeli company provides water to India, Vietnam-from thin air

Israeli company provides water to India, Vietnam-from thin air

Water Gen, an Israeli company, signs deal to produce drinking water in countries with water shortages by extracting water from the air.JTA, 4/4/2017, 7:36 PM
Dershowitz: Trump was clearly talking about a two-state solution

Dershowitz: Trump was clearly talking about a two-state solution

Famed attorney Alan Dershowitz relates impressions of his recent impromptu talk with Donald Trump.Tal Polon, 3/30/2017, 11:05 AM
Trump's message

Trump's message

US President asks Alan Dershowitz to deliver message to Netanyahu: Peace with Israel's Arab neighbors is possible today,Gary Willig, 3/29/2017, 7:24 PM
'The Democrats have to move to the center not the left'

'The Democrats have to move to the center not the left'

Israel advocate Professor Alan Dershowitz calls on the left to centralize itself and become popular again in the mainstream., 3/19/2017, 4:47 PM
Alan Dershowitz will not leave Democratic party

Alan Dershowitz will not leave Democratic party

Famed legal scholar says Keith Ellison should not have been appointed to DNC position, but will stay in Democratic party to fight extremism.Gary Willig, 2/27/2017, 9:23 PM
Dershowitz to Balfour: Israel does not cause anti-Semitism

Dershowitz to Balfour: Israel does not cause anti-Semitism

Professor Dershowitz refutes Lord Balfour's relative's claim that Israel's policies lead to worldwide anti-Semitism.Hillel Fendel, 2/22/2017, 11:46 AM