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."
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
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.
Fox News senior judicial analyst Judge Andrew Napolitano said President Donald Trump should absolutely never agree to an interview with Special Counsel Robert Mueller and FBI agents.
Judge Andrew Napolitano said Special Counsel Robert Mueller believes Paul Manafort has dirt on President Trump and is hoping Trump's former campaign chairman will flip.
Fox News has obtained documents that reveal then-FBI Director James Comey’s draft statement on the Hillary Clinton email investigation was heavily edited before his public announcement, in ways that seemed to significantly water down the bureau's findings.
Some Republican lawmakers have seized on a trove of damning text messages as evidence that Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russia probe is biased against President Trump.
Sen. Lindsey Graham said Monday morning a suspected terrorist in New York City must be "held under the law of war" and interrogated accordingly.
Judge Andrew Napolitano dismissed critics' concern over FBI Agent Peter Strzok's politically-charged text messages in the midst of the Clinton email and Trump-Russia probes.
Fox News senior judicial analyst Judge Andrew Napolitano said there is "overwhelming evidence" of Hillary Clinton's guilt and the investigation of her private email server should be reopened.
On "Fox & Friends" this morning, Alan Dershowitz disputed claims from some Democrats that Special Counsel Robert Mueller could build an obstruction of justice case against President Donald Trump.
Judge Andrew Napolitano reacted this morning to the news that Gen. Michael Flynn is pleading guilty to making false statements to the FBI about discussions with Russian officials.