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Alan Dershowitz: 'High crimes and misdemeanors' should only include criminal conduct

USATODAY.com Friday, 31 January 2020
Framers implicitly rejected abuse of power as permissible criterion for impeachment, writes Alan Dershowitz, a member of President Trump's legal team
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