It’s been a week since the Senate began the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump. During this time, Fox News senior judicial analyst Andrew Napolitano has only made a handful of appearances on the network during its weekday coverage.
Monday, he appeared on Fox News and Fox Business to discuss the trial of Michael Avenatti and Jeff Bezos’ hacked phone. This morning, he appeared on Fox & Friends to discuss Trump lawyer Alan Dershowitz:
Last week, he appeared on Fox & Friends on Tuesday the 21st and Thursday the 23rd to discuss Trump’s trial.
Meanwhile, he’s been excluded from the network’s continuing afternoon coverage of the trial, as others have noticed:
This comes as Napolitano has ramped up his criticism of Trump on his Fox Nation show and in op-eds published on Fox’s website. Watch this segment from Friday in which Napolitano not only debunks a number of pro-Trump arguments made by Fox figures, but also says that any GOP senators who told Trump that they will acquit him have violated their oath to the Constitution.
Relatedly, Napolitano just last week said that Trump and Trump's team are not interested in hearing from him.