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Pamela Karlan Mentions Barron Trump During Impeachment Hearing

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Pamela Karlan, a law professor at Stanford Law School, dragged President Donald Trump’s 13-year-old son Barron into the impeachment drama Wednesday.

Karlan made the comments while explaining the difference between a president and a monarch. (RELATED: Turley Says George Washington’s ‘Powdered Hair’ Would Be On Fire Over Trump Impeachment)

“I’ll just give you one example that shows you the difference between him and a king, which is, the Constitution says there can be no titles of nobility. So while the president can name his son ‘Barron,’ he can’t make him a baron,” Karlan said.

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Karlan was one of four law professors to testify before the House Judiciary Committee about impeachment Wednesday, with three of them arguing in favor of impeachment. (RELATED: Turley Says George Washington ‘Powdered Hair’ Would Be On Fire Over Trump Impeachment)

Karlan’s decision to mention the president’s son during the hearing elicited strong reactions from conservatives on Twitter who took offense to Karlan’s comments.