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Dennis Aftergut

Dennis Aftergut, a former assistant U.S. attorney and former Supreme Court advocate, is currently of counsel to Lawyers Defending American Democracy.


Articles by Dennis Aftergut (page 1)

December 7, 2022 5:30 am

Warnock’s Victory Does Not Mean Georgia Has Turned Purple—Yet

Georgia is red, its senators blue, Trump cost Mitch the Senate, drubbed Herschel, too.
Dennis Aftergut
December 4, 2022 8:13 am

Trump Stands in the Middle of Fifth Avenue and Shoots the Constitution

Weekend social media post complicates his defense case.
Dennis Aftergut
November 23, 2022 5:30 am

Kari Lake’s Election Denial Isn’t About 2022. It’s About 2024.

She’s running. (For VP.)
Dennis Aftergut
November 15, 2022 7:55 am

The Real Reason Trump Runs

Pride and profit are bigger factors than policy—but there’s an even bigger reason.
Dennis Aftergut
June 24, 2022 5:30 am

In Striking Down Century-Old Law, Supreme Court Gives Another Boost to Gun Culture

Conservative majority overturns N.Y. measure that limited concealed carry to people with a special need for self-protection.
Dennis Aftergut
June 1, 2022 5:30 am

The Humiliation of John Durham

Hired by Bill Barr to investigate the Trump investigators, the prosecutor had little to show for his work even before…
Dennis Aftergut
March 28, 2022 5:30 am

Why Trump Says He ‘Just Might Have to’ Run Again

He doesn’t want to be remembered as a loser, sure—but he also fears prosecution.
Dennis Aftergut
February 7, 2022 5:30 am

Prosecutors Are Justified in Seeking Bannon’s Lawyer’s Records

Steve’s aggrieved.
Dennis Aftergut
January 12, 2022 5:30 am

Jim Jordan Doesn’t Want to Grapple with the Truth

Why won’t the wrestling-coach-turned-congressional-Trump-sycophant testify before the Jan. 6th committee?
Dennis Aftergut
January 5, 2022 5:30 am

Navarro’s Nonsense Narrative

Here’s why his account can’t be trusted.
Dennis Aftergut