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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#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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