President and Civil Liability

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President and Civil Liability Can there be a civil lawsuit against the president? President has some discretion in appointing advisors Attorney General Gives legal advice to president Also has other responsibilities assigned by Congress Creates a conflict of interests
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Unformatted text preview: Congress created position of ‘White House Counsel’ President’s Lawyers Give advice on judicial appointments Screen legislation Counsel has both a duty to the client (the president) and a duty to people....
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This note was uploaded on 04/30/2010 for the course PLS 459 taught by Professor Lermack during the Fall '09 term at Bradley.

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