A Debate Over Impeaching The President : 1A Since President Trump took office, there's been a wave of people calling for his impeachment.

Harvard Law professor emeritus Alan Dershowitz has been a staunch defender against the Russia investigation and impeaching Trump. American University professor Allan Lichtman, who in 2017 wrote a detailing the case for impeachment, says his argument has only gotten stronger.

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Alan Dershowitz attends Hulu Presents "Triumph's Election Special" produced by Funny Or Die at NEP Studios on February 3, 2016 in New York City. John Lamparski/GETTY IMAGES FOR HULU hide caption

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Alan Dershowitz attends Hulu Presents "Triumph's Election Special" produced by Funny Or Die at NEP Studios on February 3, 2016 in New York City.

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Since President Donald Trump took office, there's been a wave of people calling for his impeachment for supposed financial conflicts of interest and alleged collusion with Russia.

Harvard Law professor emeritus Alan Dershowitz has been a staunch defender against the Russia investigation and impeaching Trump.

Now he's written a book about it called, "The Case Against Impeaching Trump." A lifelong Democrat, Dershowitz suggests his contrarian attitude has been a personality trait that extends back to his days in college.

But American University Professor Allan Lichtman disagrees. Lichtman wrote "The Case for Impeachment" in 2017 and he says his argument has only gotten strong over the last year.

Today we hear from each on why there is, or is not, a case for impeaching Trump.