Robert M Chesney in the News

Robert M Chesney’s faculty profile

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BBC September 2, 2020

Does Trump have the right to send in federal forces?

Professor Robert Chesney lent his expertise as he was interviewed by BBC about whether Trump has the legal authority to deploy the National Guard in the various Black Lives Matter protests around the country.
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The Washington Post August 24, 2020

TikTok sues Trump administration to fight impending ban

Professor Robert Chesney was quoted in an article on The Washington Post  regarding TikTok’s legal challenge and how Tik Tok is calling out the Trump administration for conducting an allegedly “politicized” process to ban the app.
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Above The Law August 3, 2020

Trump Targets TikTok

Professor Robert Chesney was quoted in Above The Law to explain Trump’s new vendetta against Tik Tok, and how it relates to presidential authority over foreign commerce.