Ruckelshaus, who defied Nixon in Watergate firing, dies Wednesday, 27 November 2019
Ruckelshaus quit his job in the U.S. Justice Department rather than carry out Nixon's order to fire the Watergate scandal special prosecutor.

💡 One News Page Knowledge: Other News Mentions

Richard Nixon Richard Nixon 37th president of the United States

Former U.S. attorneys appointed by Republican presidents endorse Joe Biden

Former U.S. attorneys who were appointed by both presidents Bush, Reagan, Nixon and Eisenhower have come out against Trump and for Joe Biden.

Today’s Silent Majority Is Not What Trump Or Republicans Think It Is. Instead, It Mirrors Biden’s Cabinet

Article by WN.Com Correspondent Dallas Darling Today, there is a fundamental flaw in how Donald Trump and the Republicans perceive the Silent Majority. The term,..

'Deep down, he's a terrified little boy': Bob Woodward, John Bolton and others on Trump

Bob Woodward is associate editor of the Washington Post and the author of 20 books on American politics. In 50 years as a journalist he has covered nine..

Today in History for October 23rd

Highlights of this day in history: Suicide blast kills U.S. Marines and sailors in Lebanon; Students in Hungary spark Cold War revolt; President Richard Nixon..

United States Department of Justice United States Department of Justice U.S. federal executive department in charge of law enforcement

Judge rejects DOJ's attempt to shield Trump from defamation lawsuit

Federal judge says Trump isn't an "employee of the government," and therefore is not protected by a law to protect federal employees from civil litigation.
CBS News

Justice Department can't represent President Trump in E. Jean Carroll defamation case, judge rules

Justice Department effort to intervene was blocked in a defamation case against Trump by E. Jean Carroll after he denied her claim that he raped her.

You don't need a search engine to see why Google won't lose this lawsuit

So, in the dying days of Trump’s first term, the US Department of Justice (DoJ) has finally taken Google to court. Attorney general William Barr, in..

Judge again blocks Trump administration push to ban WeChat in the US

Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge

A judge in California has rejected a request from the Department of Justice to reverse a previous decision..

The Verge

This week: Quibi’s shutdown, Google’s antitrust charges, and Foxconn’s LCD factory failure

Illustration by Grayson Blackmon / The Verge

It’s Friday, which means there’s a new episode of The Verge’s flagship podcast The Vergecast. Hosts..

The Verge

You Might Like

Related videos from verified sources

Watergate lawyer compares Trump and Nixon impeachments, explains to Maajid Nawaz [Video]

Watergate lawyer compares Trump and Nixon impeachments, explains to Maajid Nawaz

Watergate lawyer compares Trump and Nixon impeachments, explains to Maajid Nawaz

Credit: Capital Xtra     Duration: 05:42Published

Tweets about this