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Lawfare Live: Discussing the Supreme Court's Fischer Decision

Benjamin Wittes, Roger Parloff, Quinta Jurecic
Friday, June 28, 2024, 11:46 AM
Join the Lawfare team today for a discussion of the Supreme Court's decision to weaken the use of an obstruction charge against Jan. 6 defendants

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Today at 3 p.m. ET, Lawfare Editor-in-Chief Benjamin Wittes will sit down with Lawfare Senior Editors Quinta Jurecic and Roger Parloff for a live discussion of the Supreme Court's opinion released this morning in Fischer v. U.S., narrowing the interpretation of an obstruction statute used by the Department of Justice to charge over 300 Jan. 6 defendants, including former President Trump.

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If you can’t attend the live event, the recording will be available immediately afterward on Lawfare’s YouTube channel or tomorrow on the Lawfare Podcast feed

Benjamin Wittes is editor in chief of Lawfare and a Senior Fellow in Governance Studies at the Brookings Institution. He is the author of several books.
Roger Parloff is a journalist based in Washington, D.C. In recent years, he has regularly contributed to Yahoo Finance and Air Mail News, and has also been published in The New York Times, ProPublica, New York, and For 12 years, he was the main legal correspondent at Fortune Magazine. He is an attorney who no longer practices. He is a senior editor at Lawfare.
Quinta Jurecic is a fellow in Governance Studies at the Brookings Institution and a senior editor at Lawfare. She previously served as Lawfare's managing editor and as an editorial writer for the Washington Post.