TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Nov 15, 2017
U.S. Rep. Steve Cohen of Memphis has joined five other House Democrats in filing articles of impeachment today against President Donald Trump, The Commercial Appeal reports. Cohen said that “this president and his train of injuries to our Constitution must be brought to an end through impeachment.” The articles accused Trump of obstruction of justice, violating the Constitution’s emoluments clause and undermining the independence of the federal judiciary and the freedom of the press.