Law’s Jonathan Adler examines former president Donald Trump’s immunity claims case

Supreme Court justices seem skeptical of Trump’s sweeping claims of immunity

CNNJonathan Adler, the Johan Verheij Memorial Professor of Law, noted that the U.S. Supreme Court’s conservative majority appeared open to recognizing “some level of immunity” from federal prosecution for the official acts of former presidents. He added that this is an important dispute critical to the fate of former President Donald Trump’s 2020 election case in Washington, D.C.