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Reporting and analysis on the inquiries, trials, and criminal probes facing former President Donald Trump. From the Jan. 6 insurrection and Georgia election interference, to the ongoing question of classified documents - and beyond - host Scott Detrow, political editor Domenico Montanaro and legal experts dive deep every week to explore the news inside the courtrooms and the stakes for American democracy.

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Episode Date
Consider This: Who made the most compelling case to jurors in Trump's trial?
May 28, 2024
Here are three possible outcomes in the Trump hush money trial
May 25, 2024
In Florida a motion to dismiss, in Georgia an election
May 22, 2024
Testimony in hush money trial concludes; Trump did not testify in his defense
May 21, 2024
Cohen's testimony concludes and the prosecution rests its case
May 20, 2024
Has the prosecution proved its case against Trump?
May 18, 2024
Trump's defense tries to cast doubt on Michael Cohen's credibility
May 16, 2024
Trump's defense team grills Michael Cohen in cross-examination
May 14, 2024
Former fixer Michael Cohen takes the stand in Trump's criminal trial
May 13, 2024
Stormy moments in Trump's hush money trial
May 11, 2024
Day two of Stormy Daniels testimony in hush money trial
May 09, 2024
An indefinite delay in Florida, an appeal granted in Georgia
May 08, 2024
Tensions flare as Stormy Daniels testifies about Trump and hush money scheme
May 07, 2024
After 10th gag order violation, judge threatens Trump with jail
May 06, 2024
Tearful testimony and a contempt of court ruling
May 04, 2024
Jurors hear secret recording of Trump discussing payment to former Playboy model
May 02, 2024
Trump fined $9,000 for violating gag order in hush money trial
Apr 30, 2024
Week one of testimony in hush money trial, plus Supreme Court weighs immunity
Apr 27, 2024
Witness cross-examined in hush money trial, plus new indictments in Arizona
Apr 25, 2024
Supreme Court likely to deny blanket immunity but could limit scope of prosecution
Apr 25, 2024
Supreme Court to hear oral arguments on presidential immunity
Apr 24, 2024
Witness describes 'catch and kill' scheme to help Trump's 2016 campaign
Apr 23, 2024
Prosecutors argue "election fraud, pure and simple" in Trump hush money case
Apr 22, 2024
Here's what you need to know about the first week of Trump's hush money trial
Apr 20, 2024
With a jury seated, safety is now a top concern in hush money trial
Apr 19, 2024
12 jurors have been seated in Trump's hush money trial
Apr 18, 2024
Day one of jury selection in hush money case
Apr 15, 2024
Consider This: How do you select an impartial jury when your client is famous?
Apr 14, 2024
The first criminal trial of a former president begins on Monday
Apr 13, 2024
Judge's handling of classified documents case invites scrutiny from legal experts
Apr 06, 2024
Threats against judges in Trump-related cases soar
Apr 02, 2024
Former Supreme Court Justice Breyer on the dangers of constitutional 'textualism'
Mar 30, 2024
NPR Politics Podcast: Trump's civil fraud judgement dropped to $175 million
Mar 27, 2024
Trial for Donald Trump's hush money case will begin on April 15
Mar 25, 2024
Here's what you need to know about the New York hush money case
Mar 23, 2024
What happens if Trump can't pay his $454 million civil fraud penalty?
Mar 19, 2024
In Georgia a resignation, in New York a delay
Mar 15, 2024
Judge denies one of Trump's motions to dismiss classified documents case
Mar 14, 2024
Judge dismisses six counts in Georgia election interference case
Mar 13, 2024
Trump wins in court and at the ballot box
Mar 09, 2024
Supreme Court rules Trump can remain on the ballot
Mar 04, 2024
Supreme Court could end up delaying the Jan. 6 trial past the election
Mar 02, 2024
Still unclear when classified documents case will go to trial
Mar 01, 2024
High stakes for the Supreme Court as it takes on Trump's immunity case
Feb 29, 2024
Supreme Court to consider Trump's immunity claims
Feb 28, 2024
Trump owes about half a billion dollars in legal penalties — how will he pay for it?
Feb 24, 2024
A trial date set in New York and an indignant prosecutor in Georgia
Feb 17, 2024
Trump ordered to pay nearly $355 million in civil fraud case
Feb 16, 2024
Trial date set in New York hush money case, Fani Willis takes the stand in Georgia
Feb 16, 2024
It could be a consequential week in all four criminal cases against Trump
Feb 13, 2024
Trump's mixed week: a possible boost from one court and a setback from another
Feb 10, 2024
Justices push lawyers on question of Trump's eligibility to run for another term
Feb 08, 2024
The Supreme Court hears arguments on whether Trump should remain on the ballot
Feb 07, 2024
Trump does not have broad immunity, appeals court decides
Feb 06, 2024
Georgia on our minds
Feb 04, 2024
Fani Willis admits relationship with prosecutor in Georgia case, denies wrongdoing
Feb 02, 2024
Two historians argue that the 14th amendment disqualifies Trump from the ballot
Jan 31, 2024
Delays, delays, delays
Jan 27, 2024
Jury orders Trump to pay E. Jean Carroll $83.3 million for defamation
Jan 26, 2024
Trump takes the stand in defamation trial
Jan 25, 2024
An argument for the lead prosecutor in Trump's Georgia election case to step down
Jan 24, 2024
Trump's legal and political strategy seems to be working...for now
Jan 20, 2024
A day after trouncing the competition in Iowa, Trump is back in court
Jan 16, 2024
Immune or not immune, that is the question
Jan 13, 2024
Trump goes all in on immunity
Jan 09, 2024
The January 6th insurrection lies at the center of Trump's legal battles
Jan 06, 2024
Maine's Secretary of State 'welcomes' Supreme Court to clarify Trump's eligibility
Jan 01, 2024
The Supreme Court takes a pass
Dec 23, 2023
Jack Smith's big gamble
Dec 16, 2023
Should the Jan 6 trial be televised? Trump and many journalists say yes
Dec 09, 2023
Trump's trials are about to collide with the political calendar
Dec 02, 2023
Why gag orders against Trump haven't stopped his attacks
Nov 25, 2023
'The boss is not going to leave under any circumstances'
Nov 18, 2023
Why lawyers say 'never write anything down'
Nov 11, 2023
Welcome to Trump's Trials
Nov 08, 2023