Elie Mystal is the Executive Editor of Above the Law “Redline.” He’s written for The New York Times, the New York Daily News, City Hall News, and has appeared on Fox News, MSNBC, CNBC, and CNN. He graduated from Harvard University in 2000, Harvard Law School in 2003, and was an associate at Debevoise and Plimpton.
Elie Mystal appears in the following:
Wednesday, September 16, 2020
How do district attorneys decide whether to charge police officers who have allegedly committed crimes?
Tuesday, January 28, 2020
Elie Mystal of The Nation on what we can expect during the final day of the President's defense team's arguments.
Monday, December 09, 2019
Lawyers for Democrats and Republicans have been making hours-long presentations of the evidence for and against impeachment.
Tuesday, November 05, 2019
Tax returns. Flipped witnesses. Public transcripts. Elie Mystal, executive editor of Above the Law, runs through a full docket of impeachment headlines.
Tuesday, November 05, 2019
Bribery is actually cited in the US constitution as a grounds for impeachment. What does it mean in this context? And other impeachment news.
Thursday, October 18, 2018
Original songs about the amendment that ended slavery--or just transformed it.
Wednesday, July 25, 2018
Join Arun Venugopal, Kayhan Irani, Nore Davis, and Elie Mystal for a re-examination of the ways in which humor and wit allow for a more nuanced understanding of human (racial) affairs.
Thursday, June 28, 2018
WNYC's Jami Floyd and More Perfect's Elie Mystal talk about the resignation of Justice Anthony Kennedy, his impact, and what'll happen in the Senate when a nominee is designated.
Wednesday, June 27, 2018
WNYC's Jami Floyd hosts a live call-in special about the retirement of Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy, and what to expect from his replacement.
Wednesday, June 06, 2018
Join Jami Floyd as she talks to Elie Mystal, Alex Barnett, and Veronica Jordan about how they navigate conversations about race with their partners and multiracial children.
Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Thursday, March 22, 2018
Editor-at-large of Above the Law and legal editor for WNYC's podcast More Perfect, Elie Mystal, takes a closer look at President Trump's legal battles.
Friday, December 22, 2017
Just deserts or a startling brand of online vigilantism?
Tuesday, September 05, 2017
Should you be able to say whatever you want online? Join Jad Abumrad and guests for a debate about the First Amendment in the digital age.
Monday, July 10, 2017
Would you give up your home if it could benefit the greater good? Watch video of our debate with Radiolab's Jad Abumrad and More Perfect's Elie Mystal.
Thursday, May 25, 2017
In light of Bill Cosby's upcoming trial, a look into how legal teams choose jurors.
Friday, April 28, 2017
Join More Perfect legal editor Elie Mystal as he tries to convince us to go against the conventional wisdom in this live WNYC Studios podcast pilot.
Monday, February 20, 2017
This year's President's Day — more than most — calls for a consideration of what the President can, or cannot, do.
Wednesday, February 01, 2017
What could SCOTUS nominee Neil Gorsuch mean for President Trump's executive orders?
Thursday, January 26, 2017
Explore the Supreme Court case involving hundreds of Muslim, South Asian and Arab men deported after 9/11, in performance and conversation. In association with The Public Theater.