Trump’s threat to ‘open up libel laws’ is empty but still harmful: Roy S. Gutterman

Syracuse

Trump’s threat to ‘open up libel laws’ is empty but still harmful: Roy S. Gutterman

The president doesn’t have the power to overturn centuries of legal doctrine and case law, writes First Amendment expert. His derision encourages others to attack the media.

Source: www.syracuse.com/opinion/index.ssf/2018/01/trump_libel_laws_first_amendment_roy_s_gutterman_commentary.html