Wednesday, 20 November 2019
„Impeachment-seeking Democrats are weaponizng the process „to make political points,“ a dangerous precedent for America and the law, according to civil liberties expert Alan Dershowitz to Newsmax TV.„There’s just no crime – it’s not a crime to use foreign policy to your political advantage,“ Dershowitz told „America Talks Live.“ „Presidents have been doing that since the beginning of our country, and to make that a crime, Congress would have to legislate, and they wouldn’t be able to. They wouldn’t be able to craft a statute that would narrowly prohibit the partisan political use of foreign policy.
„So, what we’re seeing is a misuse of the impeachment power, weaponization of the impeachment power, to make political points.“
Dershowitz has not seen evidence of bribery in the testimony to date.“ (…)