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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/ 

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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/ 

    Daniel Kaplan on Justice Barrett's Scalia-esque Influence on Criminal Justice Cases

    Daniel Kaplan on Justice Barrett's Scalia-esque Influence on Criminal Justice Cases

    Send us a Text Message.On September 26, 2020, then-President Donald Trump nominated Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the United States Supreme Court. Upon confirmation, Justice Barrett took the seat of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who had passed away one week before Justice Barrett's nomination. Writing in the Fall 2023 issue of the Criminal Justice Magazine, Daniel Kaplan observes that Justice Barrett's voting pattern in the court's criminal cases has been notably Scalia-esque. That's perhaps not ...

    • 42 min
    A Discussion with Professor Lucian Dervan on the Urgent Need for Plea Bargain Reform

    A Discussion with Professor Lucian Dervan on the Urgent Need for Plea Bargain Reform

    Send us a Text Message.Our guest is Professor Lucian Dervan, the founding Director of the Plea Bargaining Institute and a Professor of Law and Director of Criminal Justice Studies at Belmont University College of Law in Nashville, TN. Professor Dervan is co-chair of the ABA's Criminal Justice Section Plea Bargaining Taskforce and co-author of the forthcoming book, "The Cost of Bargains: Reflections and Recommendations" from the Section's Plea Bargaining Task Force.Read the Fourteen Prin...

    • 47 min
    Progressive Justice: Inside the Office of Philadelphia DA, Larry Krasner

    Progressive Justice: Inside the Office of Philadelphia DA, Larry Krasner

    Send us a Text Message.Larry Krasner is a former criminal defense and civil rights lawyer who has become one of the most high profile inner city District Attorneys to lead the city prosecutor’s office of any major city. He has made waves for his controversial—and some would say progressive—policy positions on hot button issues like mass incarceration, decriminalization of minor drug possession, police misconduct, and wrongful convictions. He was first elected as District Attorney for Philadel...

    • 51 min
    Jeff Grant’s Remarkable Recovery from Addiction and His Return, from Federal Prison, to the Life of the Law

    Jeff Grant’s Remarkable Recovery from Addiction and His Return, from Federal Prison, to the Life of the Law

    Send us a Text Message.It takes about 3 hours to drive from Greenwich, Connecticut to the Federal Correctional Institution, Allenwood Low in Pennsylvania. Jeffery D. Grant knows this because he took that drive on an Easter Sunday in 2006. A lawyer whose life has taken a wrong turn on the road to addiction, Jeff Grant left the upscale life he had cultivated in Connecticut to enter what would be his new home for the duration of his 18-month Federal criminal sentence. The story of hi...

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    Marsha Levick and Kristin Henning-Juvenile Justice

    Marsha Levick and Kristin Henning-Juvenile Justice

    Send us a Text Message.Our guests have spent their careers advocating for some of the most vulnerable citizens in our country's legal system-our nation's children. Kristin Henning is the Blume Professor of Law and Director of the Juvenile Justice Clinic Initiative at Georgetown Law School and the author of "The Rage of Innocence: How America Criminalizes Black Youth". Marsha Levick is the co-founder and Chief Legal Officer of the Juvenile Law Center, which has been advocating for young people...

    • 46 min
    White Collar Talks: Corporate Monitors

    White Collar Talks: Corporate Monitors

    Send us a Text Message.In this episode, Joe Whitley and Lynsey Barron discuss corporate monitorships with Ling-Ling Nie, who is the Deputy General Counsel, Chief Compliance & ESG Officer, Head of Government Affairs at Aura and Scott Marrah, Partner at White Collar Criminal Defense & Internal Investigations at Kilpatrick Townsend.

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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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