313Sep 18, 2012
Supreme Court Term Review, Criminal Law
Legal analysts and experts reviewed the 2011-12 Supreme Court term, and previewed its upcoming term. They focused on three cases, the Arizona immigration law, the FCC v. Fox Television ...
258Mar 13, 2012
Hate Crime Laws
Winnie Stachelberg and Tim Lynch argued the effectiveness and necessity of hate crime laws, and they answered questions phone calls and electronic communications from viewers. Mr. Lynch ...
1,016Oct 1, 2009
Book Discussion on Three Felonies a Day
Harvey Silverglate talked about his book Three Felonies a Day: How the Feds Target the Innocent (Encounter Books (September 1, 2009). In his book criminal defense attorney Harvey Silverglate ...
162Aug 7, 2007
Book Discussion on A Tragic Legacy
Glenn Greenwald talked about his book, A Tragic Legacy: How a Good vs. Evil Mentality Destroyed the Bush Presidency. He argued that President Bush’s good vs. evil world view ...
14Mar 27, 2006
Mr. Stamp and Mr. Swift spoke about the operation of military tribunals, Constitutional issues surrounding the trials of detainees suspected of terrorism, and the rights of the ...
263Dec 14, 2004
Is American Liberty Imperiled?
Panelists talked about the dangers of the government breaking its own laws and the ignorance of citizens about their constitutional rights as well as how the government has been criminalizing more ...
45Sep 17, 2004
Supreme Court and Constitutional Law
Legal professionals discussed the most recent term of the Supreme Court and looked ahead to the upcoming term. They spoke about a number of prominent cases as well as general trends. The ...
128Apr 14, 2004
The Patriot Act
In the fourth of a five-part series on the Patriot Act, guests explained how the Patriot Act has changed search warrant and other investigative laws and how the new laws have been applied. They ...
361Feb 18, 2004
Role of the Military in Homeland Security
Panelists talked about the role of the military in ensuring homeland security. Among the issues they addressed were the traditional aversion to the use of military force on domestic soil, ...
32Jul 2, 2003
Supreme Court Term Review
Lawyers talked about various cases decided in the latest term. Among the topics they addressed were the potential impact of decisions on Affirmative Action, a Texas sodomy law, copyright ...
22Apr 14, 2003
USA Patriot Act
Policy analysts talked about the impact of the USA Patriot Act and recent proposals to amend the legislation. Among the issues they addressed were protecting civil liberties, law enforcement ...
37Dec 4, 2001
Witnesses testified about the Bush administration’s policy of trying accused foreign terrorists in military tribunals. Among the issues addressed were the implications for national ...
16Sep 29, 2000
Hate Crimes Legislation
Ms. Stachelberg and Mr. Lynch talked about proposed hate crimes legislation scheduled to be debated in Congress this week.
74Jun 16, 2000
Book Discussion on More Guns, Less Crime
Mr. Lott talked about his book More Guns, Less Crime, published by the University of Chicago Press. The book presents research that the author believes shows a strong link between ...