Tag: law-justice
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Interview
Airdate: July 16, 2014

The Harvard-trained lawyer, who’s won exonerations for death row inmates, examines the issue of excessive sentencing.

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Interview
Airdate: July 7, 2014

A former clerk for then-U.S. Court of Appeals Circuit Judge Sonia Sotomayor, Murray assesses the Roberts Supreme Court.

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Interview
Airdate: May 27, 2014

The self-described writer-turned-activist shares startling backstories of her groundbreaking text, Burning Down the House, an indictment of the juvenile justice system.

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Interview
Airdate: May 21, 2014

The potential presidential contender weighs in on proposed changes to the criminal justice system.

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Interview
Airdate: September 13, 2013

The former U.S. attorney reflects on the significance of events in Birmingham, AL 50 years ago.

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Interview
Airdate: July 19, 2013

President of the 100-year-old NLADA, Wallace assesses the negative impact of sequestration on the legal system in the U.S.

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Interview
Airdate: July 15, 2013

The internationally respected scholar and director of Brown University’s Center for the Study of Race and Ethnicity in America analyzes the racial implications in the U.S. of trials like the Zimmerman case.

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Interview
Airdate: June 24, 2013

Crenshaw and Levitt assess the Supreme Court’s affirmative action ruling and issues in other major cases.

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Interview
Airdate: March 9, 2012

The author of Grace and Grit, whose fight to gain equal pay for women in the workplace led to landmark legislation, recounts her poor upbringing in rural Alabama and discusses her years working at Goodyear.

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Interview
Airdate: March 1, 2012

The Harvard law professor and noted author discusses the ongoing affirmative action debate as the U.S. Supreme Court agrees to reconsider the constitutionality of race-conscious college admissions.

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