Pollak: Disbar the Democrats Who Lost 9-0 at the Supreme Court

Pollak: Disbar the Democrats Who Lost 9-0 at the Supreme Court


John Eastman, a former lawyer for then-President Donald Trump, could lose his law license because of legal advice he gave during the fight over the 2020 presidential election results, after bar complaints by Democratic activists.

A judge in California recommended Wednesday that Eastman be disbarred, arguing that in giving advice on how to challenge the Electoral College vote, “his position would likely be unanimously rejected by the Supreme Court.”

That claim echoed arguments from the January 6 Committee hearings in 2022, when a former aide to Vice President Mike Pence testified that Eastman thought “maybe you’d only lose 7 to 2” but acknowledged that “we would lose 9-0.”

If it is wrong to try arguments that have little to no chance of success

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