Trump’s Lawyers Are Just Mocking Justice Now

It was barely over a week ago, I wrote about the “unusual”, to be kind, legal theories that Trump’s defenders were having to come up with to prevent the President from being held accountable in almost any way. Well, yesterday, Trump’s lawyers moved beyond out-of-the-mainstream legal theories to what borders on a parody of the law in a legal brief submitted to the courts.

In the DC Court of Appeals, the nation’s second highest court, Trump’s personal lawyers filed an appeal to prevent Trump’s accountant, Mazars, from providing his tax returns to the…