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A no-spin dailyish show covering current events and their collision with the law. Tune in for a deep dive legal analysis on stories that could change your life.

Host: Laurence Colletti (executive producer at Legal Talk Network)

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Jun 9, 2021

Greater Idaho

Will Idaho soon become the nation’s 3rd biggest state?!

Jun 7, 2021

Naomi Osaka’s Right to Remain Silent

What we can learn from her withdrawal from the press and sport of tennis.

Jun 4, 2021

South Dakota’s Right to Party!

Governor Kristi Noem’s lawsuit against the Biden Administration to get their famous 4th of July fireworks show back.

Jun 2, 2021

Lawyers, Anthrax, & Money!

Something hits the fan as the Arizona Election Audit continues.

May 28, 2021

Can We Still Confront Our Accusers?

In a world of Zoom Courts, are we still protecting the Constitutional Rights of criminal defendants?

May 26, 2021

Employee or Independent Contractor?

Will certain Department of Labor changes affect your workplace coming out of COVID-19?

May 24, 2021

The Ruff Truth about Certified Service Animals

Do you need a certification to bring your dog into a hospital as a service animal?

May 21, 2021

Private Donations vs. Government Transparency

Do Americans have a right to privacy when they donate to causes or charities?

May 19, 2021

Little Pistol vs. New York

Does the right to bear arms also include a conceal carry license?

May 17, 2021

Florida’s Anti-Riot Bill

Is it tough on crime or tough on speech?

May 14, 2021

Travieso vs. Glock

Can firearms manufacturers be sued when others unlawfully use their product?

May 12, 2021

The Kidnapping of John Patterson

A diplomat, his wife, and the People’s Liberation Army of Mexico.

May 10, 2021

COVID Fakers!

Are employees faking COVID to get more time off?

May 7, 2021

Uh Oh… it’s Civics Time!

Do you know more than the average American about how our government operates?

May 5, 2021

Vaccine Passports

Are they a good idea or should we hide in our bunkers?

May 3, 2021

Hey Drones… Get a Warrant!

Michigan Courts call “No Joy” for law enforcement’s aerial drones.

Apr 30, 2021

Don’t LoJack Me Bro!

Can your boss require you to get device implants for work?

Apr 28, 2021

Big Fraud vs. Your Taxes!

Are you paying taxes for the privilege of being ripped off?!

Apr 26, 2021

The State vs. Derek Chauvin (Part 7)

The verdict is in but what’s next for sentencing, an appeal, or the other police officers?

Apr 23, 2021

The State vs. Derek Chauvin (Part 6)

As the verdict loomed, we talked about tactics used by the prosecution and defense as well as why the judge decided to admit certain types of evidence.

Apr 21, 2021

The State vs. Derek Chauvin (Part 5)

As the verdict loomed, we broke down the cases presented by the prosecution and defense.

Apr 19, 2021

Free Speech in Schools

Can a school punish a cheerleader for her remarks outside of school?

Apr 16, 2021

The State vs. Derek Chauvin (Part 4)

In this Part 4, we cover timelines, use of force, and what it means if Morris Hall (who was with George Floyd) doesn’t testify.

Apr 14, 2021

The State vs. Derek Chauvin (Part 3)

Our coverage of the Derek Chauvin trial continues with Professor David Schultz.

Apr 12, 2021

Heavy Weight Tax Fight!

New Hampshire and Massachusetts are duking it out over taxes... Get your tea ready!

Apr 9, 2021

Alternative Business Structures

Alternative Business Structures for law firms, why should we care? Good question.

Apr 7, 2021

The State vs. Derek Chauvin (Part 2)

Join us as we continue to go through the biggest criminal trial in a generation point by point.

Apr 5, 2021

The State vs. Derek Chauvin (Part 1)

The biggest criminal trial in a generation and we’re going through it point by point.

Apr 2, 2021

Hot Pursuit!

The “Hot Pursuit” doctrine is being challenged in the Supreme Court. Will police officers still be able to enter your home without a warrant?

Mar 31, 2021

Varsity Blues (behind the scenes)

A single mastermind put it together but how did it all work?

Mar 29, 2021

Price Gouging (another look)

From pandemic to deep-freeze... a year of emergencies and price hikes. Where are we now?

Mar 26, 2021

Alaska’s Fowl Chicken Case

What is everyone squawking about?

Mar 24, 2021

Recalling Gascon

The latest on LA County’s District Attorney George Gascon... Will he be recalled?

Mar 22, 2021

Recalling Newsom

Recalling Newsom: Where are we and what’s next?

Mar 19, 2021

Minimum Wage (Part 2)

What are the long-term implications of increasing the minimum wage? Tune in to hear about the legal and policy considerations.

Mar 17, 2021

Minimum Wage (Part 1)

Is increasing the Minimum Wage a good idea? Tune in to hear about the legal and policy considerations.

Mar 15, 2021

The Pennsylvania Election Challenges

The Supreme Court ducks Democrat and Republican election law cases from Pennsylvania. But what does that mean for future elections?

Mar 12, 2021

Texas vs. United States

Who will win this battle of Immigration and Federalism?

Mar 10, 2021

Suing Harvard! (for racial discrimination in admissions)

Will colleges be allowed to continue using race as a factor for admissions?

Mar 8, 2021

Making Booze (Part 2)

How to create your own “adult beverages” without going to the slammer.

Mar 5, 2021

Making Booze (Part 1)

Learn how to legally craft your own moonshine or booze (without going to jail).

Mar 3, 2021

Biden’s New OSHA

How President Biden’s executive orders affect OSHA and what that means for your job or business.

Mar 1, 2021

Right to Protest vs. Your Job

Can protesting get you fired even if you didn’t break any laws?

Feb 26, 2021

DeSantis vs. Big Tech

Florida Governor DeSantis goes toe-to-toe with Big Tech... but is his fight legal?

Feb 24, 2021

GameStop: Who’s Left Holding the Bag?

With lawsuits loaded-for-bear, who’s paying for GameStop?!

Feb 22, 2021

Hazard Pay during COVID-19

Which essential workers qualify for hazard pay during COVID-19 and how much extra will they receive? Benjamin Tulis from Jackson Lewis explains.

Feb 19, 2021

Expunging Detroit

What will accelerating expungement of criminal records mean for Detroit? Project Clean Slate’s lead attorney Stephani LaBelle explains.

Feb 17, 2021

Indoor Church Services Return

David Savage from the Los Angeles Times breaks down the Supreme Court ruling in favor of indoor services for Houses of Worship.

Feb 15, 2021

Erasing Family (Part 2)

Ginger Gentile, director of Erasing Family returns to discuss why millions of Americans become permanently #Erased from their families after a divorce.

Feb 12, 2021

Erasing Family (Part 1)

Ginger Gentile, director of Erasing Family, joins us to talk about the permanent separation of family members when they become erased through divorce.

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