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Without a doubt, our favorite Fox News character these days is “Judge Nap” — also known as senior judicial analyst Andrew Napolitano — the conservative former jurist whose sharply critical analysis of Trump’s role in the Russia investigation makes almost everyone else on that network look stupid and dishonest.

Standing outside Fox headquarters in midtown Manhattan, the judge offers a brief lesson in the law.  He scorches the Attorney General for pretending that the president didn’t obstruct justice when he so obviously did.

Napolitano recites episode after episode from the Mueller Report — “That’s obstruction!” — before confessing that he is deeply disappointed in his old friend Donald, who swore to uphold the law, not trample it.

Before the end, Napolitano gets pretty worked up. Trump’s conduct, he thunders, is “immoral, illegal, and condemnable.”

Click and enjoy a brief moment of truth on Fox.

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WFormer President Trump, right, and former Attorney General William Barr

Reprinted with permission from Press Run

Stunning new abuse-of-power revelations remind us of the Trump administration's complete disregard for democratic principles. We now know that over a span of years it took extraordinary legal measures, including gag orders and secret tribunals, in pursuit of email records from reporters at CNN and the Washington Post. Team Trump also unleashed the courts on Democratic members of Congress and their families trying to obtain private phone records, as well as secretly targeting a key White House attorney, who possibly fell under suspicion for not being sufficiently loyal to Trump.

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