Baby Steps (Episode 82)

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We’re back on regular rotation! This week we have *5* different appellate decisions on qualified immunity, child molesters on the police forces in California and Florida, and a killer cop in Texas with a story that makes no sense.

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MiniPod: We’re Still Here! (Episode 80)

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The episode title says it all: we’re still here! Join us in this mini-pod as T. Greg explains where the podcast has been for the past month, and provides updates on what’s coming next!

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A Culture of Corruption (Episode 79)

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Join us this week as we talk about the culture of corruption permeating the Trumpkin GOP. In our criminal justice news, an off-duty Ohio officer tases an 11-year-old girl, a Florida boy is arrested at a youth basketball league for bouncing a basketball, and ICE crashes a van in Texas then denies an accident even took place. Then, in our #Law140 section, we talk about a “bait truck” of shoes in Chicago and the law of entrapment!

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Confessions (Episode 78)

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It’s an abbreviated Fsck this week but we still cover quite a bit! In political news, the President admits his campaign colluded with Russians while Geraldo admits The Wall is a joke. Plus, a homeowner is summarily executed by police in Colorado, a Michigan officer is on video savagely beating a naked woman in a hospital, and North Carolina police engage in a high speed chase that kills a Sheriff’s deputy.

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Euphemistically Speaking (Episode 77)

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July is almost over! Join us this week as we talk about the impeachment of Rod Rosenstein, don’t-call-them-gangs in California, “hackers” in Idaho prisons, and a Maryland man shot for “wielding a comb.” Then, in our #Law140 segment, we talk about the law of prior restraints and CNN broadcasting the audio of Michael Cohen and the Papaya POTUS!

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Traitors, Part 2 (Episode 76)

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It’s a jam-packed Fsck! Join us this week as we talk about Republicans becoming a threat to national security, the Department of Justice admitting ICE has accidentally detained American citizens as young as 5 years old, Pennsylvania police crushing a man to death with a bulldozer over weed, and a Texas deputy who is still on the job — even after being fired 4 times and suspended 11 more times!

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Traitors, Part 1 (Episode 74)

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We had so much criminal justice f*ckery we had to split it into two episodes! Join us this week for the latest Mueller indictments in the Russia probe, the NSA still illegally collecting your phone calls, a Florida police officer terrorizing a local restaurant over seasoning, and a truly impressive fraud scheme by a cop in New Jersey.

More f*ckery will drop Thursday, and a regular #Law140 will return next week! Until then, make sure to check out our page on Patreon for exclusive patron-only content!

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WTFsck? Volume 7 (Episode 73)

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T. Greg’s been out of town for Independence Day, so that means we turn the show over to YOU! In this Supreme Court-heavy WTFsck, we give you answers to questions like: Are “close” Supreme Court opinions less powerful than other ones? Can you appeal a Supreme Court decision? And why does it matter who appoints the justices anyway? Plus several more!

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A Jurisprudential Earthquake (Episode 72)

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Half the year is already over! Join us this week as we talk about the ghouls running the Republican Party, police framing innocent people in Florida and Illinois, an ICE prosecutor being sentenced for identity theft in Washington, and killer cops at Portland State University.

Then, in this week’s #Law140 segment, we talk about the pending retirement of Justice Anthony Kennedy and how it will shape the Supreme Court in the years ahead.

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Shot in the Back (Episode 71)

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The criminal justice f*ckery is back! Join us this week for child-molesting police in California, Georgia, Montana, and Texas, a Native American on video being run over by Customers & Border “Protection” in Arizona, and three people shot in the back by police — including the extrajudicial summary execution without due process of unarmed black teen Antwon Rose.

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