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Crime & Precedents

A mix of true crime and case law, this podcast looks at precedent-setting court cases and the crimes behind those cases.

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A mix of true crime and case law, this podcast looks at precedent-setting court cases and the crimes behind those cases.

Maryland v Buie - Sidebar with Colin Miller

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Colin Miller from the Undisclosed podcast and the Evidence Prof Blog joins me to discuss the case of Maryland v Buie.

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Jun 10 2017

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North Carolina v Alford

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North Carolina v Alford established "the Alford plea" whereby a defendant enters a guilty plea but maintains their innocence.

Support the podcast on patreon at http://www.patreon.com/crimeandprecedents

Music in this episode by Kai Engle.

Supreme court audio courtesy of www.oyez.org.

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Jan 02 2017

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Miranda v Arizona

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Most people today are very familiar with the Miranda rights police read upon arrest. In this episode we explore the crime of Ernesto Miranda and how it led to the supreme court precedent of the Miranda warnings.

For more information on the California bill mentioned in this episode, go to http://fairsentencingforyouth.org/miranda-rights-for-youth/

Music in this episode is by Kai Engle

Special thanks to Officer Sheridan Watts for his help with this episode.

Supreme court audio courtesy of www.oyez.org

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Nov 30 2016

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Brady v Maryland

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Brady v Maryland is the case that set the precedent of the well-known "Brady Rule". In this episode, we explore the crime of John L Brady, his trial, and the precedent set in the Supreme Court trial.

Music by Kai Engel

Supreme Court audio provided by oyez.org.

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Nov 07 2016

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Tells the story

By Jackie462 - Feb 21 2017
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As a lawyer, I have enjoyed hearing the story behind the cases I cite on a regular basis.

Love this!

By BackinMississippi - Jan 31 2017
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Can we have more?? Tomorrow is 2/1/17