#Law140: The Unindictable President (Episode 70)

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It’s a #Law140-only episode this week, as T. Greg preps for a Wednesday trial. Join us as we talk about our beloved Papaya POTUS Donald Trump, and go over the reasons why he can’t be indicted by Robert Mueller while Trump’s still in office — including the Constitutional text, three of the Federalist papers, two OLC memos, and a handful of Supreme Court cases!

Our summary of criminal justice news will return later this week!

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Bad Hombres (Episode 69)

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Each of the first 4 Rules of Fsck make an appearance this week! Join us as we talk about police beating unarmed men on camera in Arizona and Oregon, a fired Georgia cop getting hired as a deputy days later, and a Maryland man dying in a Baltimore holding cell for a traffic ticket.

Then, in our #Law140 section, we talk about the federal Bail Reform Act and why Paul Manafort may end up going to jail before trial!

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Back to “Normal” (Episode 68)

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After 3 straight weeks of unusual episodes, we’re back on our regular rotation: a little politics, a lot of criminal justice f*ckery, and a little legal lesson!

Join us this week as we talk about new tariffs, research showing Republican judges give unusually harsh sentences to black defendants, a police officer in Florida arrested for extorting nudes from a women, and police in New Hampshire illegally arresting a guy for criticizing them on social media.

Then, in our #Law140 section, we go over the basics of negligence and how a Florida jury awarded the family of Gregory Hill a mere $0.04.

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Exoneration Extravaganza (Episode 66)

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An innocent man exonerated in Louisiana. Two innocent men exonerated in Pennsylvania. An innocent man exonerated in Wisconsin. Plus literal-dozens of other stories of criminal justice f*ckery.

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WTFsck? Volume 6 (Episode 65)

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T. Greg’s got a busy week ahead, so instead of a normal dose of criminal justice f*ckery we answer YOUR questions! When should kids be charged as adults? How many dialects does North Carolina have? And is sports betting coming to the Tar Heel state? Find out T. Greg’s answers to these questions and more!

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Policing White Space (Episode 64)

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Happy Mother’s Day to all the moms listening in! Join us this week as T. Greg rants about Yankees who “aren’t from ’round here,” plus an in-depth look at the Palantir “predictive policing” software, Illinois policing insisting they’ll kill their dogs if politicians legalize weed, and nearly a dozen stories about white folks weaponizing the police against minorities in white spaces.

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BONUS: “We Got Blacks!” (Episode 63)

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It’s a special bonus episode for our loyal listeners! Join T. Greg as we welcome back Dave Foxx and James Hankins, for an in-depth discussion of Kanye West and black conservatives, the rise of Nazis, teacher strikes across the country, and much much more!

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FIFA-Style Policing (Episode 62)

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It’s our first episode of Season 2! Join us this week as we talk about police in Ohio and Florida using people’s heads as soccer balls, a Kentucky officer who re-raped a woman raped by a different Kentucky officer (seriously), and some good news out of Texas involving a pit bull!

Then, in our #Law140 section, we answer a question from #Law140 Lover Matthew Boyer: why are mandatory minimum sentences a thing?

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Being White Has Its Perks (Episode 61)

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It’s a no-frills-Fsck! With so much happening in just a week, T. Greg skips past the politics and postpones the #Law140 to talk about racial bias in algorithmic sentencing, the Golden State Killer finally being caught (he’s a cop), several bystander videos of police violence in Alabama, Georgia, and Pennsylvania, plus a truly astonishing arrest in Canada!

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#DefendDurm II, 2018 Primaries Edition (Episode 60)

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It’s election season here in Durham, so we have a special edition of the pod! Join us this week as T. Greg talks about his first-ever vote in a Democrat primary, along with a quick recap of criminal justice f*ckery around the country from killer cops in California to a ruthless judge attacking an elderly woman in Florida to New Jersey once again letting police brutality slide. Then we talk with Durham County’s elected District Attorney Roger Echols about why he became a prosecutor, how he handled the Confederate Cases, and the political blowback he’s endured since!

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