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Comedian Alex Boardman and Barrister Chris Kehoe, discuss English Criminal Law whilst sat in a Ford Mondeo. A comedic look at some of the most famous criminal cases in English Law with legal expert and barrister Chris Kehoe, and comedian Alex Boardman. In every episode Chris will guide us through a famous area in English Criminal Law. He will explain the facts of the case, set out the legal principles the case raises and offer insight into the reasons behind the verdicts of the judges who presided over them. This easy to understand series is not just for those studying the Law or working in the profession, but is for anyone with even a passing interest in legal matters. As well as detailed case studies, in shorter "Brief Notes" episodes, Chris will tell us what being a barrister is really like, as well as explaining the court system, legal tactics and even answering any questions listeners may have. If you've ever enjoyed a legal drama on TV or film, or can't get enough of novels featuring crime and courtroom battles, then this series will give you a further insight into that world. The Mondeo Law Podcast is produced by Ant McGinley. If you are looking to start or grow a podcast, contact him via @antmcginley on social media Follow us on social media @mondeolaw on Twitter and Instagram.

Comedian Alex Boardman and Barrister Chris Kehoe, discuss English Criminal Law whilst sat in a Ford Mondeo. A comedic look at some of the most famous criminal cases in English Law with legal expert and barrister Chris Kehoe, and comedian Alex Boardman. In every episode Chris will guide us through a famous area in English Criminal Law. He will explain the facts of the case, set out the legal principles the case raises and offer insight into the reasons behind the verdicts of the judges who presided over them. This easy to understand series is not just for those studying the Law or working in the profession, but is for anyone with even a passing interest in legal matters. As well as detailed case studies, in shorter "Brief Notes" episodes, Chris will tell us what being a barrister is really like, as well as explaining the court system, legal tactics and even answering any questions listeners may have. If you've ever enjoyed a legal drama on TV or film, or can't get enough of novels featuring crime and courtroom battles, then this series will give you a further insight into that world. The Mondeo Law Podcast is produced by Ant McGinley. If you are looking to start or grow a podcast, contact him via @antmcginley on social media Follow us on social media @mondeolaw on Twitter and Instagram.

Location:

United Kingdom

Description:

Comedian Alex Boardman and Barrister Chris Kehoe, discuss English Criminal Law whilst sat in a Ford Mondeo. A comedic look at some of the most famous criminal cases in English Law with legal expert and barrister Chris Kehoe, and comedian Alex Boardman. In every episode Chris will guide us through a famous area in English Criminal Law. He will explain the facts of the case, set out the legal principles the case raises and offer insight into the reasons behind the verdicts of the judges who presided over them. This easy to understand series is not just for those studying the Law or working in the profession, but is for anyone with even a passing interest in legal matters. As well as detailed case studies, in shorter "Brief Notes" episodes, Chris will tell us what being a barrister is really like, as well as explaining the court system, legal tactics and even answering any questions listeners may have. If you've ever enjoyed a legal drama on TV or film, or can't get enough of novels featuring crime and courtroom battles, then this series will give you a further insight into that world. The Mondeo Law Podcast is produced by Ant McGinley. If you are looking to start or grow a podcast, contact him via @antmcginley on social media Follow us on social media @mondeolaw on Twitter and Instagram.

Twitter:

@mondeolaw

Language:

English


Episodes

Freemen of the land

11/16/2020
Who are Freemen of the land, what do they believe and why do they believe it? Spoiler alert, it's bollocks.

Duration:01:05:19

Mo' Rona, Mo' regs...

11/9/2020
Boardman, Kehoe, law chat + half baked ramblings that are sporadically funny, well, not really funny tbh, mildly amusing would be a better description. In fact, no one reads this writing anyway do they? Tell you what, if you do read this then get in touch with Kehoe on twitter and he'll give you, oh I don't know, let's saw a bunch of some vegetables of your choosing from his allotment or he'll write you a poem about the futility of life or paint you a picture or summat. Don't get in touch...

Duration:01:12:40

Tiers of a clown

10/24/2020
Author Alexander S. Boardman and barrister Christopher Kehoe, who wrote the 'Tiers of a clown' joke from the title, discuss yet more new regulations. Were these new regulations discussed and planned and great length in Parliament before they became law or were they just rushed through as another S.I.? Well, what do you think?

Duration:01:28:20

Covert Human Intelligence Sources Bill (Jizz)

10/12/2020
Barrister Chris Kehoe tells us why he is so uncomfortable with a new Bill that will give the police the power to commit crimes with total immunity from criminal or civil proceedings.

Duration:01:02:56

Illegal Student Lock down?

9/28/2020
This weekend, under new legislation, Manchester Metropolitan University students were forced to remain in their Halls of Residence by a private security firm acting under corona-virus legislation as instructed by the local council. Was this legal? Mondeo Law is written and produced by Alex Boardman and Chris Kehoe, and was developed with Ant McGinley (@antmcginley) Music in order of appearance under creative commons 3.0 Switch it up – Silent Partner Late – Topher Mohr and Alex Elena

Duration:00:58:02

Asylum 3 - Suffolk CC v RD and others [2020]

9/18/2020
It's our 100th episode probably (I have been cocking up and marking down the episode orders wrong so it might not be). To celebrate this landmark, Chris has selected a case with a subject matter, FGM, that some may find harrowing. The Home Office does not come out well in this case. Mondeo Law is written and produced by Alex Boardman and Chris Kehoe, and was developed with Ant McGinley (@antmcginley) Music in order of appearance under creative commons 3.0 Switch it up – Silent Partner...

Duration:01:13:02

Asylum part 2

9/7/2020
Part two of Chris' brilliant breakdown of the laws and history surrounding asylum law. Mondeo Law is written and produced by Alex Boardman and Chris Kehoe, and was developed with Ant McGinley (@antmcginley) Music in order of appearance under creative commons 3.0 Switch it up – Silent Partner Late – Topher Mohr and Alex Elena

Duration:03:24:48

Asylum Special Part 1

8/24/2020
The first episode in a legally fascinating series of special episodes all about the law surrounding asylum seekers. Mondeo Law is written and produced by Alex Boardman and Chris Kehoe, and was developed with Ant McGinley (@antmcginley) Music in order of appearance under creative commons 3.0 Switch it up – Silent Partner Late – Topher Mohr and Alex Elena

Duration:03:21:27

Lockdown Manchester

8/5/2020
Is it a criminal offence to go to your mum's house? Can you meet her in a pub? How many friends can gather in a restaurant, pub or privately owned garden? Follow us on social media @mondeolaw on Twitter and Instagram. Mondeo Law is written and produced by Alex Boardman and Chris Kehoe, and was developed with Ant McGinley (@antmcginley) Music in order of appearance under creative commons 3.0 Switch it up – Silent Partner Late – Topher Mohr and Alex Elena

Duration:03:11:14

Mask Law

7/24/2020
Is it crime to refuse to wear a face mask in a shop, a bar or even the dentist? Yesterday a new S.I. came into force and barrister Chris talks idiot Alex through the new laws, it's ramifications and exceptions to the rules. Follow us on social media @mondeolaw on Twitter and Instagram. Mondeo Law is written and produced by Alex Boardman and Chris Kehoe, and was developed with Ant McGinley (@antmcginley) Music in order of appearance under creative commons 3.0 Switch it up – Silent Partner...

Duration:01:25:50

Shamima Begum

7/17/2020
In between looking after a five year old who just wants some chocolate, barrister Chris Kehoe and erstwhile stand up comedian Alex Boardman discuss the legalities, ramifications and reasons why Shamima Begum's appeal to return to the UK was upheld. There's also a bit of mask chat, talk about childcare and extending court hours and we reveal the ultimate "Man in a pub."

Duration:01:39:59

'Rona regs and the "Rough sex" defence

7/5/2020
Yesterday the new regulations regarding corona-virus restrictions came into force to coincide with the re-opening of pubs. Barrister Chris also examines a new Bill which, when it become law, will end the "Rough sex defence." Is it needed? Mondeo Law is by Alex Boardman, Chris Kehoe and is produced by Ant McGinley. Music by Silent Partner - Switch it up used under creative commons 3.0

Duration:01:45:09

S.O.S. Save Our Statues

6/20/2020
What happened when a man caused £150,000 worth of damage to a Margaret Thatcher Statue in 2003? What is the current law on damaging or destroying a statue? Should sentences be tougher? Is the law in this area really changing/ in need of change as Priti says? Mondeo Law is by Alex Boardman, Chris Kehoe and is produced by Ant McGinley. Music by Silent Partner - Switch it up used under creative commons 3.0

Duration:01:54:13

Black Lives Matter

6/4/2020
Criminal Barrister Chris Kehoe and legal enthusiast Alex Boardman discuss a protester arrested under a public order offence and is it at odds with Human Rights law? Black Lives Matter and how to support BAME friends and why anti-racist causes are everybody's problem despite feeling white guilt/ privilege. Also a run-in with a Tory MP from Bolton...

Duration:01:15:07

Did he ACTUALLY break the law?

5/26/2020
Dominic's Durham dalliances dissected.

Duration:00:45:01

Alcohol Treatment Requirement

5/21/2020
An amendment to the CJA 2003 came into effect yesterday, almost unnoticed. Would you be happy to wear an ankle bracelet that monitored your sweat to check you weren't drinking any alcohol? Have early trials been successful, does it trample your human rights or is it in fact a good idea? Also, should weed be legalised? An exciting new format for Judge Rinder and Kehoe tells of his virtual family court appearance.

Duration:01:09:23

Courts and Corona and Starmer and Savile

5/8/2020
Lots of juicy legal issues and happenings to dissect in this episode with Chris Kehoe (Barrister) and Alex Boardman (Michael Gove's Book Club). Follow us on social media @mondeolaw on Twitter and Instagram. Mondeo Law is written and produced by Alex Boardman and Chris Kehoe, and was developed with Ant McGinley (@antmanlovesyou) Music in order of appearance under creative commons 3.0 Switch it up – Silent Partner Late – Topher Mohr and Alex Elena

Duration:00:58:52

Is Lockdown Legal?

4/25/2020
Barrister and European Law expert Chris Kehoe explains the implications of lockdown on The Human Rights Act. The article Chris discusses is written by Francis Hoar and can be found here. Follow us on social media @mondeolaw on Twitter and Instagram. Mondeo Law is written and produced by Alex Boardman and Chris Kehoe, and was developed with Ant McGinley (@antmanlovesyou) Music in order of appearance under creative commons 3.0 Switch it up – Silent Partner Late – Topher Mohr and Alex Elena

Duration:01:16:38

R v Myers

4/10/2020
A murder has been committed and there are two suspects. The prosecution has some evidence which under PACE 1984 cannot be put in front of the court. Will one of the co-defendants be able to adduce the evidence? Follow us on social media @mondeolaw on Twitter and Instagram. Mondeo Law is written and produced by Alex Boardman and Chris Kehoe, and was developed with Ant McGinley (@antmanlovesyou) Music in order of appearance under creative commons 3.0 Switch it up – Silent Partner Late –...

Duration:01:38:01

Police Powers and Coronavirus

4/1/2020
An impromptu test of Kehoe's knowledge on the new regulations. Can you exercise for longer than half an hour? Can you leave the house more than once a day? Can you buy alcohol? What crimes has our drink driving, curfew breaking, Easter egg buying hypothetical footballer broken? Are we living in a police state? Follow us on social media @mondeolaw on Twitter and Instagram. Mondeo Law is written and produced by Alex Boardman and Chris Kehoe, and was developed with Ant McGinley...

Duration:01:29:48