Legal Docket

Legal Docket: Who has power?

NICK EICHER, HOST: It’s Monday morning, start of a new work week for The World and Everything in It. Today is the 26th of November, 2018.

Legal Docket: The meaning of cruel and unusual

NICK EICHER, HOST: It’s Monday morning, start of a new work week for The World and Everything in It. Today is the 19th of November, 2018. Good morning to you, I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. We continue our weekly coverage of oral arguments heard at the Supreme Court.

Legal Docket: Violating a Native American treaty

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Monday morning, start of a new work week for The World and Everything in It. Today is the 12th of November, 2018. Good morning to you, I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. The Supreme Court handed down its first ruling of the term last week. A unanimous bench ruled...

Legal Docket: Arbitration contracts

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Monday morning, start of a new work week for The World and Everything in It. Today is the 5th of November, 2018. Good morning. I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. The U.S. Supreme Court announced on Friday that it will hear a case involving a cross-shaped war memorial in Bladensburg, Maryland.

Legal Docket: Age discrimination

NICK EICHER, HOST: It’s Monday morning, start of a new work week for The World and Everything in It. Today is the 29 of October, 2018.

Legal Docket: The rights of non-citizens

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Monday morning, start of a new work week for The World and Everything in It. Today is the 22nd of October, 2018.

Legal Docket: The Armed Career Criminal Act

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Monday morning, start of a new work week for The World and Everything in It. Today is the 15th of October, 2018.

Legal Docket: Death penalty with dementia

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It is Monday morning, a fresh week for The World and Everything in It. Today is the 8th day of October, 2018. Good morning to you, I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. Today on Legal Docket, Mary kicks off coverage of all the arguments for this new term of the...

Legal Docket: Supreme Court preview

NICK EICHER, HOST: It’s Monday morning. New week. New month. It’s October 1st, 2018. Good morning to you, I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. Well, this year October 1st is also the first Monday in October! That’s meaningful to us legal beagles, because that’s the traditional starting day for a new term of the...

Legal Docket: A user-friendly legal system

NICK EICHER, HOST: It’s Monday morning, and today we open up a new work week for The World and Everything in It. Today is the 24th of September, 2018. Good morning to you, I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. If you’ve ever had a legal problem and thought, “I sure could use a lawyer,”...