Judge Andrew Napolitano said "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett faces serious exposure to prison time for his alleged hate crime hoax.
Andrew P. Napolitano joined Fox News Channel (FNC) in January 1998 and currently serves as the senior judicial analyst.
He provides regular legal analysis on both FNC and Fox Business Network (FBN), while also hosting "Liberty File," a daily morning show on Fox Nation.
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 reacted to a New York Times report alleging that President Trump called then-Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker and asked him to install a new prosecutor on the case involving alleged hush payments to women during the 2016 election.
Timothy Carney joined Judge Napolitano on "Liberty File" on Fox Nation and discussed how the "erosion" of institutions like religion has added to the plight of the middle class.
"Saturday Night Live" alumnus and radio host Joe Piscopo told Judge Andrew Napolitano Monday that he may be the one who needs to "save" the pair's home state of New Jersey.
Judge Andrew Napolitano joined the "Fox & Friends" co-hosts Thursday morning to share his key takeaways after Paul Manafort's plea deal was voided.
On Fox Nation's "Liberty File," former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee agreed with President Trump's remark that controversial late-term abortion laws will "lift up the whole pro-life movement" and hurt the Democratic Party at the polls.
Utah Sen. Mike Lee joined Judge Andrew Napolitano Monday on Fox Nation's "Liberty File" to discuss how far senators can go in examining a judicial nominee's religious beliefs.
After Rep. Adam Schiff announced a new probe into Russian election meddling and Trump's foreign business dealings, Judge Andrew Napolitano warned the president that he is about to be in Democrats' "cross hairs."
Fox Nation's Judge Andrew Napolitano joined Stuart Varney on Wednesday's "My Take" to examine the potential legal ramifications of Sen. Elizabeth Warren's Native American heritage claim.
Judge Andrew Napolitano said Tuesday that a New York federal probe is looking into whether unlawful foreign donations were made to President Trump's inaugural committee.
Former Trump adviser Roger Stone said Monday on Fox Nation's "Liberty File" that the indictment brought against him is part of a "political prosecution."
Judge Andrew Napolitano slammed Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam (D) for defending a proposed state law that would allow women to terminate a pregnancy up to the moment before birth.