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Public Defenders Sajid Khan and Avi Singh podcast on criminal law, society, and justice. Sajid Khan is a public defender in San Jose, CA. Sajid is a the author of Closing Arguments, a blog focused on criminal law and social justice. His work is published by the National Association of Public Defense. Sajid graduated from UC Berkeley (Go Bears!) and UC Hastings College of Law. Avi Singh is a public defender in San Jose, CA. Avi graduated from UC Davis and Harvard Law School. He is on the Board of the Asian American Criminal Trial Lawyers' Association. Avi coaches a high school mock trial team that competes in the Constitutional Rights Foundation program. You can follow Sajid and Avi on Twitter @thesajidakhan and @avanindar. Please send comments and suggestions to aiderandabettor@gmail.com. You can also follow us on twitter [@] aiderandabettor. Our website is aiderandabettorpod.com

Public Defenders Sajid Khan and Avi Singh podcast on criminal law, society, and justice. Sajid Khan is a public defender in San Jose, CA. Sajid is a the author of Closing Arguments, a blog focused on criminal law and social justice. His work is published by the National Association of Public Defense. Sajid graduated from UC Berkeley (Go Bears!) and UC Hastings College of Law. Avi Singh is a public defender in San Jose, CA. Avi graduated from UC Davis and Harvard Law School. He is on the Board of the Asian American Criminal Trial Lawyers' Association. Avi coaches a high school mock trial team that competes in the Constitutional Rights Foundation program. You can follow Sajid and Avi on Twitter @thesajidakhan and @avanindar. Please send comments and suggestions to aiderandabettor@gmail.com. You can also follow us on twitter [@] aiderandabettor. Our website is aiderandabettorpod.com
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Public Defenders Sajid Khan and Avi Singh podcast on criminal law, society, and justice. Sajid Khan is a public defender in San Jose, CA. Sajid is a the author of Closing Arguments, a blog focused on criminal law and social justice. His work is published by the National Association of Public Defense. Sajid graduated from UC Berkeley (Go Bears!) and UC Hastings College of Law. Avi Singh is a public defender in San Jose, CA. Avi graduated from UC Davis and Harvard Law School. He is on the Board of the Asian American Criminal Trial Lawyers' Association. Avi coaches a high school mock trial team that competes in the Constitutional Rights Foundation program. You can follow Sajid and Avi on Twitter @thesajidakhan and @avanindar. Please send comments and suggestions to aiderandabettor@gmail.com. You can also follow us on twitter [@] aiderandabettor. Our website is aiderandabettorpod.com

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Episodes

Krasner Memo

5/24/2018
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Avi and Sajid sit down with Michael Ogul to discuss a memo issued by Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner aimed at fighting mass incarceration and restoring balance to sentencing. The three describe some of the problems that this new approach attempts to solve. They also talk about ways to take this new approach further. The intro and outro are by Lee Rosevere. The break music is by Mark Punzalan. Music played during a part of the conversation is by Makaih Beats. Michael Ogul is a...

Duration:00:46:50

Stephon Clark Body Cam Reactions

5/2/2018
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We were joined by our friend/fellow public defender Carlie Ware for a discussion about the police shooting of Stephon Clark. The conversation includes our reactions to the body camera and helicopter footage. We recorded the episode before the release of the private and public autopsies. We will talk more about Stephon Clark in future pods.

Duration:00:24:46

14 Going on Life Without Parole

3/4/2018
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Avi and Sajid took the podcast on the road to the Capital Case Defense Seminar in Monterey, CA. This episode is an interview with Marc Bookman. Marc is the co-director of the Atlantic Center for Capital Representation in Philadelphia, PA. The interview focuses on Marc's work on behalf of Ricky Olds. Ricky was sentenced to life without the possibility of parole for being present at a homicide when he was 14. Marc tells Ricky's story and describes how he challenged Ricky's sentence after the...

Duration:00:26:40

Sports! Gorsuch! Judicial Independence!

2/14/2017
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In the 3rd episode of Aider and Abettor, Sajid and Avi start with the "Opening Statement" where they discuss the Super Bowl, Kyle Shanahan and their mutual San Francisco 49ers fandom (and lack of trust in Jed York) (0:30). They break down the 49ers’ head coach and front office hires and assess Shanahan in light of his and the Falcons’ Super Bowl meltdown. They consider one bonus outcome of the Super Bowl: the decision by several Patriots players, including Chris Long, not to attend the...

Duration:00:52:23