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Fri, 13 Jan 2017 02:06:40 +0000(image) CalvinAyre - Though President-elect Donald Trump still has more than a week before he takes over the most powerful office in the United States, bettors are already trying to predict his political survival. British bookmaker Ladbrokes Coral Group plc. put the odds of Trump of being impeached or resigning before the end of his first term at dead even (11/10). But as consolation for Trump, Ladbrokes see him being inaugurated on January 20 with 6/1 odds. Ladbrokes put Donald Trump’s impeachment odds at dead evenIrish bookmaker PaddyPower, on the other hand, placed a 12/1 odds that Trump will not be inaugurated next week. Continue Reading
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 01:49:40 +0000The Emoluments Clause has never been tested in the courts, but most scholars seem to agree that if Trump doesn’t take the prophylactic approach to his conflicts there is only one other anti-corruption clause in the Constitution available as a remedy: impeachment.
Mon, 09 Jan 2017 00:52:25 +0000[Editorial note: This article has a slight error. Impeachment occurs in the House of Representatives, and before the subsequent “Impeachment Trial” in the Senate; not (as the article indicates) “after […]