5 episodes

Podcast for the Criminal Justice Section of the American Bar Association. We'll talk current issues in criminal justice reform, policy and the Supreme Court. We'll discuss the work of the Criminal Justice Section including events, Task Forces, Standards, the ABA's ICC project and more. This is the Criminal Justice Section of the ABA’s podcast, and may not contain official ABA policy statements. For the ABA’s Code of Online Conduct visit here: https://www.americanbar.org/about_the_aba/codeofconduct/

The JustPod The Criminal Justice Section of the ABA

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Podcast for the Criminal Justice Section of the American Bar Association. We'll talk current issues in criminal justice reform, policy and the Supreme Court. We'll discuss the work of the Criminal Justice Section including events, Task Forces, Standards, the ABA's ICC project and more. This is the Criminal Justice Section of the ABA’s podcast, and may not contain official ABA policy statements. For the ABA’s Code of Online Conduct visit here: https://www.americanbar.org/about_the_aba/codeofconduct/

    Making the Most of CJS Membership

    Making the Most of CJS Membership

    Featuring: Faraz Mohammadi, Assistant United States Attorney, Orange County, CA
    Linda Britton ABA CJS Standards Director
    Kyo Suh ABA CJS Technology and Publications Manager
    Emily Johnson Senior Public Relations Specialist

    Join us to learn more about how you can take part in the many opportunities available to members of the Section, from publishing, to creating policy, fellowships, media opportunities and more.

    Also, this will be our last episode before a hiatus. The JustPod will return at a later date.

    • 22 min
    Rage of Innocence

    Rage of Innocence

    Featuring: Kristin Henning is the Blume Professor of Law and Director of the Juvenile Justice Clinic and Initiative at Georgetown Law

    Kristin joins us to discuss her recently published book “The Rage of Innocence: How America Criminalizes Black Youth.” Kristin shares some highlights with our listeners as well as sharing her method for gathering the perspectives and conclusions put forward in this work.

    Want to get involved with the Criminal Justice Section? Join us! https://www.americanbar.org/membership/join-now

    • 23 min
    Assault and Prosecution

    Assault and Prosecution

    Featuring: Melba Pearson, Policy Director for the Center for the Administration of Justice with the Florida International University.

    Is that assault? Melba joins us to answer one of the questions that filled Twitter following the Oscars. Yes, we are talking about "the slap"  but as one of many examples as we try to discern the obligations of law enforcement and prosecutors when a victim decides not to press charges.

    Want to get involved with the Criminal Justice Section? Join us! https://www.americanbar.org/membership/join-now

    • 20 min
    Check-in with the Chair: Q1 2022

    Check-in with the Chair: Q1 2022

    Featuring: Wayne McKenzie, General Counsel at NYC Department of Probation
    Chair of the ABA Criminal Justice Section.

    Wayne joins us to give an update on what the Section has been up to and what plans they have for the coming months. We discuss in-person events like the recent National White Collar Crime Institute and our upcoming CJS Spring Meeting in Savannah. We also discuss the other work of the Section in awards and competitions.

    Want to get involved with the Criminal Justice Section? Join us! https://www.americanbar.org/membership/join-now

    • 11 min
    Prosecuting Russian War Crimes

    Prosecuting Russian War Crimes

    Featuring: Prof. David M. Crane, Distinguished Scholar in Residence Syracuse University College of Law; Founding Chief Prosecutor UN Special Court for Sierra Leone; Founder, Global Accountability Network; Board of Advisors for the International Criminal Court Project (ABA’s Criminal Justice Section & Center for Human Rights)

    David joins us to highlight the war crimes and crimes against humanity committed by Russian during its current invasion of Ukraine. Learn more about the actors, the means and the current state of prosecuting Vladimir Putin and Russian Commanders for these atrocities. Also, please note what needs to happen to move the prosecution forward.

    International Criminal Court Project (ABA’s Criminal Justice Section & Center for Human Rights) 

    Want to get involved with the Criminal Justice Section? Join us! https://www.americanbar.org/membership/join-now 

    • 21 min

Customer Reviews

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11 Ratings

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Great show!

The host highlights all aspects of criminal justice and more in this can’t miss podcast! The host and expert guests offer insightful advice and information that is helpful to anyone that listens!

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