HomeLatest ThreadsGreatest ThreadsForums & GroupsMy SubscriptionsMy Posts
DU Home » Latest Threads » Forums & Groups » Main » General Discussion (Forum) » Question....Can Trump Par... » Reply #5

Response to Stuart G (Original post)

Tue Jul 31, 2018, 04:10 PM

5. I suppose not explicitly forbidden


The Constitution doesn't explicitly forbid the president pardoning himself. However, IMHO, it strongly implies the president cannot pardon himself because it makes an explicit exception to pardons in cases of impeachment (meaning the president can't save himself).

Reply to this post

Back to OP Alert abuse Link to post in-thread

Always highlight: 10 newest replies | Replies posted after I mark a forum
Replies to this discussion thread
Please login to view edit histories.