For the opening day of House impeachment proceedings before the Judiciary Committee, four legal scholars have been called in to testify concerning the the history, intent, and importance of impeachment. Those witnesses are:
Noah Feldman, the Felix Frankfurter Professor of Law at Harvard Law School.
Pamela Karlan, a professor at Stanford Law School and constitutional expert for PBS.
Michael Gerhardt, the Samuel Ashe Distinguished Professor of Constitutional Law at UNC.
Jonathan Turley, a professor at George Washington Law School and a familiar face on television.
As with the public hearings before the House Intelligence Committee, there will be opening statements, one or more rounds of questioning by staff, and then five minutes offered to each member of the committee.