Special Counsel

Senate Judiciary Committee Hearing on Special Counsel Protection

By Matthew Kahn
Tuesday, September 26, 2017, 9:38 AM

Today at 10:00 am, the Senate Judiciary Committee will hold a hearing entitled 'Special Counsels and the Separation of Powers' to consider two bills that are designed to protect special counsels from wrongful termination. It will feature testimony from the following four witnesses, whose prepared statements are included below.

  • Akhil Reed Amar, Yale Law School (Statement)
  • Eric Posner, University of Chicago Law School (Statement)
  • Stephen I. Vladeck, University of Texas Law School (Statement)
  • John F. Duffy, University of Virginia School of Law (Statement)