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Planet Lex: The Northwestern Pritzker School of Law Podcast

Defending Brendan Dassey of “Making a Murderer”

Host Dan Rodriguez speaks with Steven Drizin and Laura Nirider about youth interrogation, false confessions, and Brendan Dassey.

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Sexual Misconduct on Campus

Daniel Rodriguez speaks with Northwestern Pritzker School of Law Professor of Law Deborah Tuerkheimer about campus sexual misconduct.

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Freedom isn’t the end of the story for exonerees

Journalist Alison Flowers discusses her book and what efforts have been made to help the wrongfully convicted reconstruct lives for themselves.

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ABA Annual Meeting 2016: North Carolina Voter and Election Laws After Shelby

Joe Patrice interviews North Carolina House of Representatives Speaker Pro Tempore Paul Stam about post-shelby voter and election laws.

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Pokémon’s Evolving Legal Landscape

Joe and Elie chat with attorney Drew Rossow, author of Gotta Catch... A Lawsuit?, about the legal challenges surrounding Pokémon Go.

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ABA Annual Meeting 2016: The Global Immigration Crisis

Joe Patrice speaks with Holly Cooper and Elisa Massimino about their conference panel covering legal issues surrounding the world immigration crisis.

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ABA Annual Meeting 2016: Law School and Writing Legal Dramas for Television

Sandy Gallant-Jones speaks with former federal prosecutor, producer, and author Jonathan Shapiro about his work writing legal dramas for television.

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ABA Annual Meeting 2016: The Militarization of Law Enforcement

Panelists from the ABA Annual Meeting consider forward-thinking proposals to address the issue of increased police militarization.

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ABA Annual Meeting 2016: America Votes

Joe Patrice interviews C. Robert Heath and Ben Griffith, contributing authors to the book “America Votes! A Guide to Modern Election Law and Voting Rights.”

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ABA Annual Meeting 2016: The Current State of the Supreme Court

Joe Patrice talks with Rachel Moran and Nicole Austin-Hillery about the current state of the Supreme Court.

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The Legal Issues Surrounding Pokémon Go

Bob Ambrogi and J. Craig Williams discuss Pokemon Go with professor Adam Thimmesch and attorney Brian Wassom.

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Thinking Like a Lawyer - Above the Law

Law Firm Salary Extravaganza

Elie and Joe chat with Professor Bill Henderson, an expert in legal industry economics, to discuss the recent increase in associate salaries.

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Planet Lex: The Northwestern Pritzker School of Law Podcast

Integrating the Law and STEM Focused Multidisciplinary Education

Emerson Tiller and Leslie Oster discuss the new Master of Science in Law Program and how the law can integrate with the more technical aspects of business management and innovation.

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The Evolution of Copyright in Music

Peter DiCola talks about music copyright law and how new technology has affected the industry.

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ABA Journal: Modern Law Library

How a 1980s lynching case helped bring down the Klan

On the morning of March 21, 1981, the body of 19-year-old Michael Donald was found hanging from a tree in Mobile, Alabama. The years that followed saw the conviction of his two killers and a civil case brought by Donald’s mother which bankrupted the largest Klan organization in the United States. In this episode of...

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