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Chris Geidner

Chris Geidner is a journalist who has been writing about legal issues for the past two decades. Currently the editorial director and senior legal analyst at The Appeal, Geidner previously was the Supreme Court correspondent and legal editor at BuzzFeed News. His work at BuzzFeed News and Metro Weekly included widely recognized coverage of LGBTQ issues, the death penalty, and other complex legal and political questions. 

Chris Geidner is a journalist who has been writing about legal issues for the past two decades. Currently the editorial director and senior legal analyst at The Appeal, Geidner previously was the Supreme Court correspondent and legal editor at BuzzFeed News. His work at BuzzFeed News and Metro Weekly included widely recognized coverage of LGBTQ issues, the death penalty, and other complex legal and political questions. 

Latest from Chris Geidner

3d ago

The Atlanta spa shooter shouldn't face the death penalty for a hate crime

Using the Atlanta spa shootings case to further entrench the death penalty in our nation and in our lives will only hurt us.
22d ago

Kavanaugh just erased years of precedent to keep kids in jail forever

The Court's conservative wing will now let kids spent their lives behind bars.
26d ago

Why the Supreme Court may need court-packing to keep its integrity

The court expansion debate may test the legitimacy of the Supreme Court itself.