A mix of true crime, social justice, and education, the Legally Abled Podcast provides compelling perspectives by people with disabilities, experts, and advocates about current legal cases, events and resources pertaining to navigating life and the law with disability. Hosted by Ashley Jacobson, MA, CRC, who has devoted her career to working with the disability community, this podcast dives into the complex and captivating issues facing one of the largest minority groups in the United States.
Victims with Disabilities (Part 2): The FACTS and Numbers
I previously posted a podcast about victims with disabilities, after having provided a training to the Ingham County Prosecutor’s Office on how to best approach a case involving a victim with a disability. This is part 2 of the Victims with Disabilities series of the Legally Abled Podcast, where I provide the actual statistics on … Continue reading Victims with Disabilities (Part 2): The FACTS and Numbers →
Victims with Disabilities: Part 1 (New podcast episode out now)
This week I was honored to present a training to the Ingham County Prosecutor’s office in Lansing, MI about victims with disabilities. In recent years, there have been some major cases reported of crimes against people with disabilities. In this podcast I dive deeply into these cases, some of which are graphic in nature (NSFW … Continue reading Victims with Disabilities: Part 1 (New podcast episode out now) →
Introducing: the Legally Abled Podcast!
I am thrilled to announce that the first episode of the Legally Abled podcast has arrived! This podcast is for people with disabilities, and those who care about people with disabilities. I have several amazing guests lined up including disability specialists, people with disabilities, people who work in the disability field, family members of people … Continue reading Introducing: the Legally Abled Podcast! →