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Tune in and learn more about your legal rights and how the law affects your day to day life. In Legal Terms is hosted by some of Mississippi's top legal leaders and experts. The show is set to consistently provide thought-provoking commentary and opinions on legal topics, whether local or national.

Tune in and learn more about your legal rights and how the law affects your day to day life. In Legal Terms is hosted by some of Mississippi's top legal leaders and experts. The show is set to consistently provide thought-provoking commentary and opinions on legal topics, whether local or national.
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Tune in and learn more about your legal rights and how the law affects your day to day life. In Legal Terms is hosted by some of Mississippi's top legal leaders and experts. The show is set to consistently provide thought-provoking commentary and opinions on legal topics, whether local or national.

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Episodes

In Legal Terms: Bankruptcy

11/6/2018
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Guests attorneys Frank Coxwell and Rachel Coxwell discuss bankruptcy with Professor Richard Gershon and host Gregg Mayer. https://www.mississippibankruptcyhelp.com/frank-coxwell.html

Duration:00:48:42

In Legal Terms: When does the attorney client relationship start?

10/30/2018
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An attorney has duties towards their client but when do those duties start? Professor Richard Gershon https://law.olemiss.edu/faculty-directory/richard-gershon/ from the University of Mississippi School of Law discusses when attorneies' duties towards their client starts: http://www.soloincolo.com/when-does-an-attorney-client-relationship-exist

Duration:00:51:17

In Legal Terms: Lawyers Doing Good

10/23/2018
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Constance Slaughter Harvey was the first black woman to graduate from Ole Miss Law, and was the first African American judge in Mississippi. The Univeristy of Mississippi Black Law Students Association is named for her and she is a member of the law school’s hall of fame.Aleita Sullivan Fitch was one of the first woman to graduate from Ole Miss Law. She graduated at the top of her class, but had great difficulty finding a job because she was a woman. She has been a leader and mentor for...

Duration:00:27:18

In Legal Terms: Mississippi ACLU

10/16/2018
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Attorney Jennifer Riley-Collins, executive director of Mississippi's American Civil Liberties Union is our guest. https://www.aclu-ms.org/en/biographies/jennifer-riley-collins Vote Smart Justice is a website where individual can put in their address to get the names of their Congrressional candidates and read their remarks and voting history concening the criminal justice system. https://www.votesmartjustice.org/ Know Your Rights on the national ACLU website https://www.aclu.org/ has...

Duration:00:50:23

In Legal Terms: Wills

10/9/2018
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It's Get Organized Week! Do you have a will? Is it up to date?Professor Richard Gershon gives advice, answers questions, and tell us what the law is in Mississippi. https://law.olemiss.edu/faculty-directory/richard-gershon/ Past broadcasts about Wills and Estates: May 22, 2018 MONEY TALKS: ELDER AND DISABILITY MONEY ISSUES Guest attorney Richard Courtney discusses elder and disability money issues....

Duration:00:50:23

In Legal Terms: Midterm Elections

10/2/2018
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TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 6TH, 2018 is the midterm election. Guest Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann answers questions about voter registration, voter id, and Vote In Honor of a Soldier. Deadline to register at Circuit Clerk's Office: Monday, October 8th, 2018 for the midterm election. Voter registration applications must be postmarked by Tuesday, October 9th, 2018. Go online to http://www.yallvote.sos.ms.gov to make changes to voter registration - like changing your address. Voter ID...

Duration:00:50:23

In Legal Terms: Space Law 2018

9/25/2018
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New faculty members Michelle Hanlon https://law.olemiss.edu/faculty-directory/michelle-hanlon/ and Charles Stotler https://law.olemiss.edu/faculty-directory/charles-stotler/ serve as the associate directors of the University of Mississippi School of Law’s LL.M. Program in Air and Space Law. http://www.spacelaw.olemiss.edu/ They discuss Space Law, the Space Force, and drones on the show. Past broadcasts about the Space Law...

Duration:00:50:41

In Legal Terms: Supreme Court Justices

9/18/2018
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Guest Constitutional Law scholar Professor Chris Green gives us information about the appointment of Supreme Court Justices. https://law.olemiss.edu/faculty-directory/christopher-green/

Duration:00:50:22

In Legal Terms: Genetic Testing

9/11/2018
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Guest Professor Stacey Lantagne discusses the new field of law dealing with DNA issues. Also: UM Law School to Host Originalism Debate in Constitution Day Observance Sept. 17 in the Robert C. Khayat Law Center, in Weems Auditorium at 12:30. The event is free and open to the public. The celebration will feature a debate between UM associate professor of law Christopher Green and Georgia State University law professor Eric Segall titled “What is Originalism, and Is It a Good Idea?” They...

Duration:00:50:22

In Legal Terms: Gerrymandering

9/4/2018
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Gerrymandering: manipulate the boundaries of (an electoral constituency) so as to favor one party or class. We'll talk about the history and present and the future of district drawing. Guest Professor Hans Sinha speaks with us. https://law.olemiss.edu/faculty-directory/hans-p-sinha/

Duration:00:47:06

In Legal Terms: Attorney - Client Privilege

8/28/2018
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Our guest expert Professor Ron Rychlak https://law.olemiss.edu/faculty-directory/ronald-j-rychlak/ speaks with us about Attorney - Client Privilege https://thelawdictionary.org/attorney-client-privilege/ This term applies to the right an individual has for the information he gives his attorney that it be kept confidential.

Duration:00:50:16

In Legal Terms: Human Trafficking

8/21/2018
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National Human Trafficking Hotline: 1-888-373-7888 Information about Human Trafficking in the 21st Century with guest Professor Michele Alexandre. https://law.olemiss.edu/faculty-directory/michele-alexandre/ PDF from the Office of the Attorney General of Mississippi http://www.ago.state.ms.us/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/human-traffickingFINAL.pdf Organizations Combatting Human Trafficking (from the Office of the Attorney General of...

Duration:00:50:27

In Legal Terms: Tariffs

8/14/2018
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Our guest, Professor Antonia Eliason, gives us a history and a current events lesson on tariffs. https://law.olemiss.edu/faculty-directory/antonia-eliason/

Duration:00:50:22

In Legal Terms: Mississippi Center for Justice

8/7/2018
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Mississippi Center for Justice is a nonprofit, public interest law firm committed to advancing racial and economic justice.The firm's president, Reilly Morse, was our guest. Focus areas of the Center: education, housing, consumer protection, health care. Phone numbers: Jackson 601-352-2269; Biloxi 228-435-7284; Indianola 662-887-6570 http://mscenterforjustice.org Champtions of Justice Dinner, October 18th, 2018, Jackson Convention Center. Honorees are Representtive Robert Clark and Carol...

Duration:00:50:22

In Legal Terms: NMRLS

7/31/2018
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Guest were from North Mississippi Rural Legal Services and discussed the free, civil legal services and representation that they provide. http://nmrls.com/ Sttate-wide Intake Hotline1-800-498-1804 http://mslegalservices.org MS Center for Legal Services http://mscenterforlegalservices.org

Duration:00:50:32

In Legal Terms: Office of the Attorney General of Mississippi

7/24/2018
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Guest Jim Hood, Attorney General of Mississippi talks about the mission of his office. http://www.ago.state.ms.us/ 601-359-3680 Consumer Protection Division of the AG's Office: 1-800-281-4418 Mentioned in the broadcast: Department of Human Services: http://www.mdhs.ms.gov/ 601-359-4500

Duration:00:50:06

In Legal Terms: Alcohol Laws in Mississippi

7/17/2018
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Guest expert, attorney Francis Springer https://www.springerlawoffice.com/about/, answered calls about the alcohol laws in Mississippi. Departmen of Revenue for the State of Mississippi: Tobacco, Beer, and Alcholo FAQs http://www.dor.ms.gov/Pages/ABC-QA.aspx

Duration:00:50:20

In Legal Terms: New Tax Laws

7/10/2018
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Guest host Java Chatman and Professor Richard Gershon talk about the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.

Duration:00:48:22

In Legal Terms: Employment Law

6/19/2018
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Guest attorney James Simpson took listener calls on Employment Law. http://www.allensummers.com/attorneys/jamessimpson/

Duration:00:50:52

In Legal Terms: Sports Betting in Mississippi

6/12/2018
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Guest Professor Ron Rychlak https://law.olemiss.edu/faculty-directory/ronald-j-rychlak/ and Professor Richard Gershon discuss the new sports betting laws with today's host, Jay White.

Duration:00:50:40