Judge Andrew Napolitano assessed Tuesday the unusual turn of events in the guilty plea from former national security adviser Michael Flynn for lying to the FBI.
Andrew P. Napolitano joined Fox News Channel (FNC) in January 1998 and currently serves as the senior judicial analyst. He provides legal analysis on both FNC and Fox Business Network (FBN).
Judge Napolitano is the youngest life-tenured Superior Court judge in the history of the State of New Jersey.
While on the bench from 1987 to 1995, Judge Napolitano tried more than 150 jury trials and sat in all parts of the Superior Court -- criminal, civil, equity and family. He has handled thousands of sentencings, motions, hearings and divorces. For 11 years, he served as an adjunct professor of constitutional law at Seton Hall Law School, where he provided instruction in constitutional law and jurisprudence.
Judge Napolitano returned to private law practice in 1995 and began television broadcasting in the same year.
Judge Napolitano has published nine books, including: "Constitutional Chaos: What Happens When the Government Breaks Its Own Laws"; The New York Times Best Seller, "The Constitution in Exile: How the Federal Government Has Seized Power by Rewriting the Supreme Law of the Land"; "A Nation of Sheep"; "Dred Scott's Revenge: A Legal History of Race and Freedom in America"; and "Lies the Government Told You: Myth, Power, and Deception in American History," also a New York Times Best Seller. His most recent book is titled: "Suicide Pact: The Radical Expansion of Presidential Powers and the Lethal Threat to American Liberty."
His writings have also been published in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Los Angeles Times, The St. Louis Post-Dispatch, The New York Sun, The Baltimore Sun, The (New London) Day, The Seton Hall Law Review, The New Jersey Law Journal and The Newark Star-Ledger. He lectures nationally on the Constitution and human freedom.
Judge Napolitano received his undergraduate degree from Princeton University in 1972 and received his Juris Doctor from the University of Notre Dame in 1975.
Stories from Judge Andrew Napolitano
Judge Andrew Napolitano questioned Wednesday whether former top staffer Rob Porter's background check report ever reached Chief of Staff John Kelly.
President Donald Trump’s legal team wants him to decline to speak directly with Special Counsel Robert Mueller as part of Mueller's investigation into Russia’s attempted meddling in the 2016 election.
Lawmakers on Capitol Hill are working on a stopgap spending bill, which would avert a government shutdown that looms at midnight on Thursday.
Judge Andrew Napolitano said Monday he believes Republicans on the House Intelligence Committee "overpromised and underdelivered" with the release of a controversial memo alleging abuses of surveillance powers against the Trump campaign.
Judge Andrew Napolitano said Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation has reached a "new tenor," which is not good news for President Donald Trump.
Republican lawmakers continue to push for the release of a much-hyped memo that purportedly reveals government surveillance abuse.
Fox News senior judicial analyst Andrew Napolitano said Thursday a secret memo on alleged abuses of government surveillance should be read aloud on the House floor.
Judge Andrew Napolitano praised the circuit court judge in the trial of disgraced former USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar, who was sentenced Wednesday to 40 to 175 years in prison for sexually assaulting young female athletes.
Judge Andrew Napolitano said the apparent "memo" detailing abuses by the Obama administration and federal Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) courts is "very bad stuff."
President Donald Trump's attorney Ty Cobb said in an interview this week that Trump is "very eager" to speak to Special Counsel Robert Mueller as part of Mueller's investigation into Russia’s attempted meddling in the 2016 election.
Judge Andrew Napolitano said Steve Bannon will be entering a "very dangerous environment" when he interviews with Special Counsel Robert Mueller's team.