Fox News senior judicial analyst Judge Andrew Napolitano disagrees with Rep. Darrell Issa and others who have argued that Michael Flynn was the victim of entrapment.
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 University of Notre Dame in 1975.
Stories from Judge Andrew Napolitano
Judge Andrew Napolitano said Michael Flynn's legal team's allegation that the FBI pushed Flynn not to bring a lawyer to his fateful Jan. 24, 2017 interview with agents at the White House is "not a defense to lying."
Judge Andrew Napolitano said Wednesday that President Trump should take Michael Cohen's prison sentencing "with great gravity."
President Trump is at risk of being indicted for campaign finance violations, according to Fox News senior judicial analyst Judge Andrew Napolitano.
Fox News senior judicial analyst Judge Andrew Napolitano disagrees with speculation that Special Counsel Robert Mueller is nearing the end game of his investigation.
Judge Andrew Napolitano reacted to Jerome Corsi filing a “criminal and ethics complaint” against Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s team, accusing investigators of trying to bully him into giving “false testimony” against President Trump.
Judge Andrew Napolitano reacted to an "extraordinary" series of developments in Robert Mueller's investigation, saying the special counsel's "road map" for proving collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia is coming into focus.
Fox News senior judicial analyst Judge Andrew Napolitano appeared on "Fox & Friends" Tuesday to react to Special Counsel Robert Mueller's office accusing Paul Manafort of violating his plea agreement.
On "America's Newsroom" Monday, Judge Andrew Napolitano said that President Trump cannot permanently shut down the southern border through legal means.
Fox News Senior Judicial Analyst Judge Andrew Napolitano said it was incredible that the Justice Department reached back to a short-term Reconstruction-era presidential appointment to legitimize President Trump's decision to make former Iowa federal prosecutor Matt Whitaker the acting U.S. attorney general.
President Trump’s new acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker is facing questions of legitimacy, with the state of Maryland reportedly set to ask a federal judge for an injunction declaring his appointment illegal.
Judge Andrew Napolitano explained why President Trump's pick for acting attorney general after Jeff Sessions' resignation is professionally but not legally qualified for the role.