Publisher: Trump effort to suppress book "flagrantly unconstitutional" - CBS News

CBS News| Mon Jan 08 07:42:10 EST 2018
WASHINGTON - The publisher of a book that questions President Trump's fitness for office said any effort by Mr. Trump to suppress the book would be "flagrantly unconstitutional." In a letter to company employees Monday and shared with CBS News, Macmillan CEO John Sargent wrote "no American court" would go along with President Trump should he sue to have "Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House", withdrawn. "The president is free to call news "fake" and to blast the media," Sargent wrote. "But a demand to cease and desist publication - a clear effort by the President of the United States to intimidate a publisher into halting publication of an important book on the workings of the governm..

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