Russia's entire government—including prime minister Dmitry Medvedev—resigned abruptly on Wednesday, after Putin addressed the nation.
A final verdict in impeachment cannot "extend further than to removal from office, and disqualification to hold" office.
The former army chief and president was sentenced to death Monday in absentia by a 2-1 special court decision.
Virginia State Representative Donald McEachin suggested calling out the National Guard to enforce new gun legislation discussed by Governor Ralph Northam in response to the Second Amendment Sanctuary movement in the state.
Laurence Tribe, a Harvard Law professor and author, said on MSNBC that if Trump's requests of the Ukrainian government and his refusal to comply with subpoenas are not reason enough for impeachment, "then nothing is."
Harvard Law professor Laurence Tribe stated in an op-ed that the impeachment process is a much greater issue that affects every American voter.
As House Democrats continue their impeachment inquiry, here's a look at what the legal experts said Wednesday and before former President Clinton's hearing in 1998.
President Donald Trump is facing impeachment, accused of abusing his office to coerce Ukraine to interference in the 2020 election to his campaign's advantage.
Elie Honig explained on CNN to explain why President Donald Trump does not need to have committed a crime to be impeached.
Even if a subsequent president wanted to pardon Trump—in the interest of, say, domestic tranquility—she could not.
An exclusive excerpt from Supreme Court lawyer Neal Katyal and Sam Koppelman's "Impeach: The Case Against Donald Trump."
"Impeachment is always constitutional if it originates in the House and if its basis is arguably for treason, bribery or other high crimes and misdemeanors," wrote Andrew Napolitano in an op-ed.
The president "recognized that sending American troops to Syria is not in the best national security interest of the United States," Andrew Napolitano said.
"Even the appearance of corruption damages our institutions and our faith in government," Republicans for the Rule of Law legal advisor and spokesman Chris Truax said.
Although the Constitution was signed in September, it would be months before it gained the states necessary for ratification.
Government by centuries-old conventions and uncodified rules makes it possible for the powerful to manipulate the system for their own ends
Judge Anthony Trenga ruled Wednesday that the federal government's Terrorist Screening Database violates due process.
"We don't need four more years of that," Pompeo, who would become Trump's Secretary of State, said at the time.
"Isn't anybody going to tell President Bonehead how Article 2 actually works?," Twitter user @mmpadellan wrote.
While ignoring the feelings of minorities, the court wrongfully assumed the only remedy for an unconstitutional monument is to destroy or move it.
"Article II allows me to do whatever I want," insisted the president. "Article II would have allowed me to fire [Mueller]."
"Just like you have a right to remain silent when you're arrested, you have a right to remain silent when the census comes," Andrew Napolitano explained.
"We, and our Republican colleagues, must speak out against this contrived national 'emergency,'" former Republican Congressman Mickey Edwards said.
"It is dangerous when presidents write their own laws, impose their own taxes, spend money how they want and Congress looks the other way," Andrew Napolitano, Fox News' senior judicial analyst, said.
The abortion bill was passed by the state's Senate on Tuesday night and now goes to Republican Governor Kay Ivey for signing.
U.S. District Judge Emmet G. Sullivan sided with Democratic lawmakers on Tuesday by allowing their broader definition of "emolument" over the narrow one Trump's legal team used.
The American Civil Liberties Union and other civil rights organizations issued a travel advisory for Florida on Monday, warning that immigrants could have their constitutional rights violated by legislation the state is considering.
"I can tell you that every American Muslim has either been on the list or has known somebody on the list," Hassan Shibly, a lawyer with the Council on American-Islamic Relations, who is a plaintiff in a case against the U.S. government, said.
She said the Constitution had to be amended to stop Roosevelt from being reelected. Some Twitter users disagreed.
"What we should be doing is focusing on technology, manpower and physical barriers where it makes sense," said Republican Congressman Will Hurd from Texas.