Jeffrey Ross Toobin is an American lawyer, blogger, author, pundit, and legal analyst for CNN and The New Yorker. During the Iran–Contra affair, he served as an associate counsel in the Department of Justice and moved from law into writing during the 1990s.
Recent episodes featuring Jeffrey Toobin
How 2 Conspiracy Theorists Shaped Trump's Worldview
Fresh Air
Two of the people under investigation by Robert Mueller — Roger Stone and Jerome Corsi — are conspiracy theorists who believe the deep state is trying to take over America. 'New Yorker' staff writer Jeffrey Toobin tells Terry Gross how Stone and Corsi came together to support Donald Trump during the 2016 presidential campaign, and why they matter to the Mueller investigation. "If there was contact between the Trump campaign, or even Trump himself, and WikiLeaks, it went through Corsi and Stone," Toobin says.
Jeffrey Toobin Toutin' Nationalism
Chris Stigall Show
On Wolf Blitzer's CNN program, a White House correspondent called out people who are proud nationalists, saying "Hitler was a nationalist." CNN regular Jeffrey Toobin, as anti-Trump as they come, actually lept to the defense of nationalists, calling himself one. Has the world gone crazy over one simple word?
Jeffrey Toobin: Live at Politics & Prose
Live at Politics and Prose
Jeffrey Toobin discusses his book, American Heiress, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit
Amicus: Revenge of the Octogenarians
Amicus With Dahlia Lithwick | Law, Justice, and the Courts
On Ep. 3 of Amicus, Slate’s Dahlia Lithwick talks with the New Yorker’s Jeffrey Toobin about his recent interview with President Obama on Obama’s judicial legacy. Then Dahlia welcomes Roberta Kaplan, the lawyer who won last year’s DOMA case U.S. vs. Windsor, and who’s now fighting for same-sex marriage in the South.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit
Jeffrey Toobin, Author and Journalist
Overheard with Evan Smith on KLRU-TV
Jeffrey Toobin is a New Yorker staff writer and CNN legal analyst whose second book on the nation’s nine most important robed jurists has just been published. It’s called The Oath: The Obama White House and The Supreme Court.
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May 21st, 1960
New York, NY, USA
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2 hours, 59 minutes