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Alan Dershowitz sought release of lobbyist jailed for child pornography

Alan Dershowitz sought release of lobbyist jailed for child pornography

NYT reports that Dershowitz lobbied Trump to pardon Lebanese-American businessman George Nader, who was jailed for child pornographcy.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 10/02/2021 12:05
Watch: Architects of Abraham Accords nominated for Nobel Prize

Watch: Architects of Abraham Accords nominated for Nobel Prize

Trump's former lawyer Alan Dershowitz said 'Nobel Peace Prize is not a popularity contest...'i24NEWS, 03/02/2021 13:13
Dershowitz: Could Hillary be impeached under Trump precedent?

Dershowitz: Could Hillary be impeached under Trump precedent?

Alan Dershowitz explains on JBS why impeaching a president who has left office would be a terrible precedent to set.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/02/2021 22:56
Dershowitz: No one ever considered impeaching Nixon

Dershowitz: No one ever considered impeaching Nixon

Alan Dershowitz says impeaching private citizen not envisioned by the Constitution in an interview with Newsmax TV.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/01/2021 21:36
Dershowitz: Congress will impeach Trump with no opportunity to present evidence

Dershowitz: Congress will impeach Trump with no opportunity to present evidence

Watch: Alan Dershowitz Talks Possibility of Trump's 2nd Impeachment Triali24NEWS, 10/01/2021 21:47
Dershowitz: I won't defend Trump because there won't be a trial

Dershowitz: I won't defend Trump because there won't be a trial

Famed lawyer Alan Dershowitz says any move to impeach Trump now would be symbolic, political due to proximity to end of term.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/01/2021 10:38
Trump considering Giuliani and Dershowitz for impeachment team

Trump considering Giuliani and Dershowitz for impeachment team

CNN reports Trump is considering appointing Rudy Giuliani and Alan Dershowitz to his defense team if he faces another impeachment trial.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/01/2021 01:35
Dershowitz: No chance Trump will be indicted

Dershowitz: No chance Trump will be indicted

Frmr Harvard Law School professor Alan Dershowitz says there's no reason for Trump to pardon himself - 'He's done nothing wrong.'Eitan Divinsky, 26/12/2020 19:01
Alan Dershowitz: Texas' attempt to sue other states over election results 'won't succeed'

Alan Dershowitz: Texas' attempt to sue other states over election results 'won't succeed'

"A+ for creativity," says prominent law professor, "but very doubtful that it will work."Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/12/2020 10:40
Alan Dershowitz: Trump can't win the elections, numbers against him

Alan Dershowitz: Trump can't win the elections, numbers against him

Tamar Yonah Interviews Prof. Alan Dershowitz on the implications of the US election and expectations from the Biden administration.Israel News Talk Radio, 01/12/2020 15:21
Alan Dershowitz: 'Pollard always wanted to immigrate to Israel'

Alan Dershowitz: 'Pollard always wanted to immigrate to Israel'

Lawyer Alan Dershowitz, who is close to Pollard, said tonight he hopes Jonathan 'will celebrate wonderful Hanukkah in Land of Israel.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/11/2020 22:17
'Biden is not president-elect': Dershowitz explains Trump team's legal strategy

'Biden is not president-elect': Dershowitz explains Trump team's legal strategy

With the many lawsuits filed by Trump campaign, many are wondering what Trump team’s strategies are, what potential scenarios may play out.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/11/2020 14:49
Dershowitz warns: Candidate's anti-Israel views could cost Democrats the Senate

Dershowitz warns: Candidate's anti-Israel views could cost Democrats the Senate

Professor Alan Dershowitz pens op-ed about Senate candidate Raphael Warnock, who has expressed anti-Israel views.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/11/2020 02:57
Dershowitz: The election will end in court

Dershowitz: The election will end in court

US legal expert explains how Trump could win Supreme Court case against Pennsylvania ballot counting processesArutz Sheva Staff, 05/11/2020 22:47
Alan Dershowitz: Israel is in good hands, no matter who wins

Alan Dershowitz: Israel is in good hands, no matter who wins

'Trump was one of the best presidents for Israel, but Joe Biden is also a friend of Israel,' says American jurist Alan Dershowitz.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/11/2020 07:47
Prof. Yoram Lass issues apology to Prof. Alan Dershowitz

Prof. Yoram Lass issues apology to Prof. Alan Dershowitz

After accusing top lawyer on his 103FM radio program of 'raping a girl,' and following huge lawsuit filed against him, Lass apologizes live.Mordechai Sones, 24/09/2020 13:22
Alan Dershowitz files massive lawsuit against CNN

Alan Dershowitz files massive lawsuit against CNN

Prominent US jurist Alan Dershowitz sues CNN for $300 million over his defense of President Trump during impeachment proceedings.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/09/2020 13:12
Heated vaccine debate: Dershowitz vs Kennedy Jr.

Heated vaccine debate: Dershowitz vs Kennedy Jr.

Heated vaccine debate between Robert Kennedy Jr. and Alan Dershowitz moderated by Patrick Bet-David.Mordechai Sones, 23/07/2020 14:35
The perverse paradox of Jewish “liberals”

The perverse paradox of Jewish “liberals”

Israel should be a source of pride for all Jews—but particularly for Jews who espouse liberal values of tolerance and liberty. Op-ed.Martin Sherman, 21/07/2020 21:48
Nothing will happen if Israel applies sovereignty to 30% of Area C

Nothing will happen if Israel applies sovereignty to 30% of Area C

Just as people moved beyond India’s annexation of Kashmir, people will get beyond Israel’s annexation of 30% of Judea and Samaria. Op-ed.Rachel Avraham, 09/07/2020 04:59
Dershowitz: 'Obama committed personal act of revenge against Netanyahu whom he despised'

Dershowitz: 'Obama committed personal act of revenge against Netanyahu whom he despised'

Asked about Israel's 'annexation,' Dershowitz slammed Obama for making the 'biggest unilateral move of all' 'in act of personal revenge.'Eitan Divinsky, 25/06/2020 21:03
Live: Greenblatt, Dershowitz, Cruz & more debate on 'Annexation'

Live: Greenblatt, Dershowitz, Cruz & more debate on 'Annexation'

Shurat HaDin roundtable with experts will discuss Trump's peace plan and the implications of Israeli sovereignty in Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva, 25/06/2020 19:02
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, 24/05/2020 08:15
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, 22/05/2020 13:19
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, 27/03/2020 00:52
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, 20/03/2020 09:59
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, 27/02/2020 18:15
'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, 09/02/2020 18:37
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., 03/02/2020 10:21
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., 03/02/2020 10:07
'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, 21/01/2020 09:01
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, 17/01/2020 20:06
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, 14/01/2020 09:48
'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, 09/01/2020 05:20
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, 25/11/2019 14:50
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, 20/11/2019 12:24
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, 10/09/2019 14:47
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, 30/07/2019 20:18
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, 10/07/2019 10:28
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, 04/07/2019 22:00
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, 14/06/2019 13:01
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, 13/06/2019 12:38
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, 06/06/2019 05:55
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, 30/04/2019 09:12
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, 06/03/2019 22:57
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, 11/12/2018 17:22
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, 25/11/2018 21:20
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, 19/11/2018 09:46
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, 15/11/2018 21:54
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, 09/10/2018 00:16
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, 24/08/2018 10:47
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, 03/06/2018 12:59
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, 11/04/2018 19:31
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, 28/01/2018 19:33
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, 18/01/2018 23:37
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.', 02/01/2018 21:32
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, 22/12/2017 12:28