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Miranda Warnings | Erastus Corning, Albany Politics & The NY Writers Institute | Paul Grondahl

Paul Grondahl, director of the New York Writers Institute joins David to talk about his book, Mayor Corning: Albany Icon, Albany Enigma (link), the history of the democratic machine in Albany and preview the Fall 2019 events at the New York Writers Institute.


Gold/Fox: Non-Billable | Comedy, Baseball and High-jinks with David Miranda

In the premiere of the Non-Billable Pod, Sarah and Mike talk to NYSBA's 118th President and host of Miranda Warnings, David Miranda. They discuss Miranda's path to law and how his career as an intellectual property lawyer began in the 1990's by focusing on this thing called the internet. They also talk about David's (in)famous comedy routines that are a staple of nearly all NYSBA dinners and events. Sarah and Mike then turn the interview over to David, so he can test their trivia chops and...


Miranda Warnings | Discussing the Autobiography of Judith S. Kaye With Her Daughter | Luisa Kaye

Luisa M. Kaye, daughter of Judith S. Kaye, former Chief Judge of the New York Court of Appeals, discusses the autobiography she co-edited about her mother's life and career and reveals the personal moments that shaped her judicial philosophy. Luisa recalls the moment she found out her mother was being nominated to the Court of Appeals, discusses the relationship between her parents and how her mother's humble beginnings shaped her to always care about the people that were hardest off and put...


Miranda Warnings | History of Sexual Harassment in The NY Legislature | Kacie Candela & Andrew Seger

Kacie Candela and Andrew Seger, the hosts of WFUV's Prickly Politics podcast, discuss season 3 of their show titled 'Women in the Room,' which chronicles the history of sexual harassment in the New York State Legislature. Kacie and Andrew discuss the reasons why they felt compelled to dedicate an entire season to this issue and how they approached interviewing survivors of sexual harassment and assault. You can listen to Prickly Podcasts here - https://soundcloud.com/pricklypolitics Miranda...


Miranda Warnings | Attorney, Activist, Musician & Telling The Stories of Injustice | Danielle Ponder

Musician and former Monroe County (NY) Public Defender Danielle Ponder traces her career from law school to the public defender's office to being on stage performing for a Black Lives Matters protest in her hometown of Rochester. Ponder goes on to share the inspiration behind her songs Criminalized (3:49 - 4:00), Blow Out The Sun (8:32 - 9:19) and her multi-media show, 'For The Love of Justice' (16:05 - 16:20). Buy Danielle Ponder's Album 'Blow Out The Sun' - https://bit.ly/2MxF84D Check out...


Miranda Warnings | The Fight for Reproductive Rights & The Reproductive Health Act | Katharine Bodde

Katharine Bodde, Senior Policy Counsel at the NYCLU discusses the recent mixed decision by the Supreme Court in the Box v. Planned Parenthood of Indiana and Kentucky and why the renewed assault on abortion has come to the forefront once again. She closes by discussing the history of abortion in New York State and how the Reproductive Health Act, which was signed into law in January 2019, substantially changes abortion in the state. Miranda Warnings is hosted by NYSBA's 118th President, David...


Miranda Warnings | Commander in Cheat: How Golf Explains Trump | Rick Reilly

Bestselling author, Rick Reilly discusses his book 'Commander in Cheat: How Golf Explains Trump,' while recounting his personal experience playing a round of golf with the President. Reilly also talks about the history of Presidents of the United States playing golf, which President was the best golfer and which President played the most golf while in office. (Hint: the answer WILL surprise you) Reilly also discusses the golf worlds perception of Trump Golf Courses and why he cares so deeply...


Miranda Warnings | The Case For Impeaching Trump | Elizabeth Holtzman

Former four-term congresswoman, Elizabeth Holtzman discusses her book 'The Case For Impeaching Trump', how the Nixon impeachment serves as a precedent for Congress and what the Framers planned for when dealing with a 'rogue president.' She also details her experience unseating a 50-year incumbent in 1972 and holding the title of youngest women elected to Congress for over 40 years. Buy 'The Case For Impeaching Trump' here -...


Miranda Warnings | Free Expression is the Bedrock of Society | NYSBA President Michael Miller

Michael Miller, the 121st President of the New York State Bar Association, discusses his 'Law Day' speech at the New York Court of Appeals and why it's not overstating things when he evokes Hitler's Germany, Stalin's Russia, Mao's China and the French Reign of Terror when talking about the language used by the President of the United States. President Miller also reflects on his term as president of NYSBA and how his time as a leader with the New York County Lawyer's Association, during...


Miranda Warnings | Truth in Our Times, Donald Trump and the Media | David McCraw

David McCraw, Deputy General Counsel for the New York Times and author of Truth in Our Times, discusses his Op-Ed that went 'viral,' the symbiotic relationship that exists between President Trump and 'The Media' and the one story he regrets not approving to be printed. He also discusses how the New York Times would respond if a copy of an unredacted report from a Special Counsel’s Office arrived on a Times reporter’s desk. Order Truth in Our Times, https://amzn.to/2FotKT6. Miranda Warnings...


Miranda Warnings | Obama, Trump, Russia, Immigration, Leadership & Security | Jeh Johnson

Jeh Johnson, the former United States Secretary of Homeland Security, joins Dave for a wide-ranging conversation detailing how he got his start in public service, the lessons he learned and rationale behind some of his policy decisions. Secretary Johnson discusses his background from growing up in upstate New York, attending Morehouse College and interning for New York Congressman Hamilton Fish IV. Later he goes on to discuss the important issues currently facing the country; Russian...


Miranda Warnings | Public Discourse Deserves Rules, Decorum & Integrity | Preet Bharara

Preet Bharara discusses his new book Doing Justice and describes how public discourse can be improved by taking lessons from lawyers. He also talks about the issues that arise when decision-makers are in it for personal gain or self-aggrandizement. And of course, he talks about Bruce Springsteen and taking his son to 'Springsteen on Broadway.' Buy Doing Justice - https://amzn.to/2V9xUqD


Miranda Warnings | Presenting Evidence & Cross Examinations On TV | MSNBC's Ari Melber

Ari Melber, host of The Beat with Ari Melber discusses how his legal background helps him present the news to his audience and how it guides his interviewing style. He also discusses the Mueller report, news media and its relationship to democracy plus the case of Jamal Knox. http://www.nysba.org/jamalknox/ Miranda Warnings is hosted by past NYSBA President David Miranda.


Miranda Warnings | NY Court of Appeals in the Trump Era | Albany Law Professor Vincent Bonventre

Albany Law Professor Vincent Bonventre discusses the NY Court of Appeals and its historical role as a national leader for progressive judicial change and the impact decisions and dissents have had on Supreme Court rulings, Obergfell v. Hodges and Roe v. Wade. Miranda Warnings is hosted by past NYSBA President David Miranda.


Miranda Warnings | NY Legislature Sexual Harassment Hearing | Susan Harper & Rachel Silberstein

Susan Harper, Managing Director of Bates Group and Rachel Silberstein, Capitol Reporter for the Times Union discuss the February 2019 Open Hearing on Sexual Harassment at the New York Legislature. Susan Harper, Chair of NYSBA's Women in Law Section, testified during the 11-hour hearing. Read & View her testimony - https://goo.gl/tpj5SL Rachel Silberstein covered the event for the Albany Times Union Read her recap - https://goo.gl/mtDj9D Miranda Warnings is hosted by past NYSBA President...


Miranda Warnings | BigLaw Culture, Bar Association Evolution, Chris Christie | David Lat

David Lat, founder of Above the Law discusses the founding of his website Above the Law, how BigLaw culture has changed through the years, how Bar Associations have evolved, his optimism about law schools and his early career as a federal prosecutor working for then, U.S. Attorney for the District of New Jersey, Chris Christie. Miranda Warnings is hosted by past NYSBA President David Miranda.


Big Law Culture with David Lat - Preview

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Bar Association Member Value with David Lat - Preview

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State of Legal Education with David Lat - Preview

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