National Legal Director, ACLU; Professor at Georgetown Law; regular contributor to NY Review of Books; author of Engines of Liberty. Views expressed are my own.

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@DavidColeACLU — 17,339 followers, 6,647 tweets

RT @MarkHarrisNYC: On bad days...well, we all know the bad days. But on good days, I believe that Trump's election awakened something… https://t.co/XAoJMrn2Pu
High school students are impressive, but don’t discount the widespread citizen engagement in defense of liberty and against Trump abuses  https://twitter.com/davidcoleaclu/status/966470499860557824 
Really? What about Women’s March, airport demos, town hall meetings, Indivisible, DACA demonstrations, ct decisions enjoining Trump actions?  https://twitter.com/bensplatt/status/966347067110150146 
Unusual alliances: In Class v. US, criminal defendant wins with Roberts and Gorsuch joining the four more liberal justices, while Kennedy dissents. Defendant who pleads guilty retains rt to challenge validity of statute he violated.  https://www.supremecourt.gov/opinions/17pdf/16-424_g2bh.pdf 
Major progress in Philadelphia on eliminating cash bail. A precedent for others to follow.  https://twitter.com/mauraewing/status/966405713856614401 
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