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Episode 19: Alec Karakatsanis - Ending Wealth-Based Pretrial Detention

11/11/2017
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Episode 19: Alec Karakatsanis - Ending Wealth-Based Pretrial Detention by Patrick Sellars, Logan Wexler & Eyad Saqr

Duration: 00:42:31


Episode 18: James King - How A Wrongful Conviction Led James King to Public Defense

11/11/2017
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Episode 18: James King - How A Wrongful Conviction Led James King to Public Defense by Patrick Sellars, Logan Wexler & Eyad Saqr

Duration: 01:09:02


Episode 17: Will Snowden - Orleans Public Defenders & The Juror Project

11/11/2017
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Episode 17: Will Snowden - Orleans Public Defenders & The Juror Project by Patrick Sellars, Logan Wexler & Eyad Saqr

Duration: 00:34:33


Episode 16: Edgar Saldivar - The ACLU Of Texas and SB4, Texas' Anti-Sanctuary City Law

11/11/2017
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Episode 16: Edgar Saldivar - The ACLU Of Texas and SB4, Texas' Anti-Sanctuary City Law by Patrick Sellars, Logan Wexler & Eyad Saqr

Duration: 00:44:09


Episode 15: Brian Stolarz - Grace and Justice on Death Row

10/18/2017
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Episode 15: Brian Stolarz - Grace and Justice on Death Row by Patrick Sellars, Logan Wexler & Eyad Saqr

Duration: 00:29:57


Episode 14: Nithya Nathan - CAIR Coalition and Defending Immigrant Children

10/3/2017
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Episode 14: Nithya Nathan - CAIR Coalition and Defending Immigrant Children by Patrick Sellars, Logan Wexler & Eyad Saqr

Duration: 00:29:42


Episode 13: James Forman Jr. - Interview

10/3/2017
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Episode 13: James Forman Jr. - Interview by Patrick Sellars, Logan Wexler & Eyad Saqr

Duration: 00:43:22


Episode 12: James Forman Jr. - Speech

10/3/2017
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Episode 12: James Forman Jr. - Speech by Patrick Sellars, Logan Wexler & Eyad Saqr

Duration: 00:33:28


Episode 11: Opioid Crisis - James Boffetti

7/15/2017
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Episode 11: Opioid Crisis - James Boffetti by Patrick Sellars, Logan Wexler & Eyad Saqr

Duration: 00:20:44


Episode 8 - Indigent Defense In Austin: How One City Is Dealing With A Lack of Public Defenders

5/1/2017
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(0:00 - 1:04) Introduction; (1:05 - 2:30) What options do indigent clients usually have available to them?; (2:31 - 3:40) What does the process of court appointment look like?; (3:41 - 4:40) What is Capital Area Private Defender Service doing to solve this problem?; (4:41 - 7:13) Economic incentives in typical court appointments and how that affects quality representation of defendants; (7:14 - 7:56) Why are some cases in Austin still not using attorneys appointed by CAPDS?; (7:57 - 8:59)...

Duration: 00:24:47


Episode 7: Bill Quigley and the Social Justice Lawyering Movement

4/14/2017
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(0:00 - 1:00) Intro; (1:01 -5:54) What is Social Justice and what role do lawyers play in this movement?; (5:55 - 8:39) Bill discusses his first book and what progress, if any, has been made towards the achievement of a living wage for all Americans; (8:40 - 11:20) The difference between "Law" and "Justice" and how lawyers affect both; (11:21 - 15:50) How can, and should, law schools promote careers in social justice to their students?; (15:51 -20:27) Bill talks about where he sees law...

Duration: 00:33:41


Episode 5: Fair Financial Services - Ann Baddour

3/27/2017
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(1:00 - 3:54) Payday loans defined (3:54 - 8:00) How can we decrease the number of storefronts? (8:15 - 10:50) Other groups, coalition building (10:50 - 15:15) Interplay between federal and state regulation (15:20 - 18:15) Building a movement (18:20 - 25:00) Upcoming state legislation (25:15 - 27:00) Lenders using the criminal justice system for collections (27:00 - 30:25) The three prong solution, alternatives to payday loans (30:30 - 34:40) Employer-based loan programs and financial...

Duration: 00:39:53


Episode 3: Serving Rural Communities - Kevin De Liban

3/15/2017
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(0:50-4:30) Unique challenges for lawyers serving in rural communities. (4:45-5:30) Economic Justice defined (5:45-8:30) Not just legal problems (8:45 - 10:15) Building a trusting relationship (10:30 - 13:15) Medicaid expansion (13:20 - 14:45) What is economic justice for you? (14:50 - 18:05) Advice for law students who want to work in the South (18:10 - 20:25) Committing to the community (20:30 - 24:45) Being a savior (25:15 - 28:24) Hip-hop...

Duration: 00:30:33


Episode 2: How Transactional Law Can Save The World - Janelle Orsi

3/9/2017
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(1:45 - 3:05) The Sharing Economy (3:14 - 4:58) Democracy is key (4:59 - 7:20) Transactional Law will save the world (7:30 - 11:50) The regulatory grey area (12:10 - 16:00) Is this a new movement? (16:00 - 19:20) Future of the sharing economy (19:40 - 20:00) Sharing economy in communities of color (22:30 - 24:20) How do law students get involved? (24:40 - 26:00) Biographical information (26:00 - 28:00) Burnout (28:07 - 29:55) Serving a new legal market (30:00 32:15) - Can one of these get...

Duration: 00:38:09


Episode 0: Introduction

3/6/2017
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Service Roads addresses social justice issues from a legal perspective. We talk with lawyers, professors, advocates and organizers working in many disciplines to find out what the issues are and what law students can do to make a difference in their community right now, and for the rest of their lives. Our purpose is to expose law students to what it’s like when they choose a different path. We hope to inspire this next generation of lawyers to follow in the tracks of those who have staked...

Duration: 00:04:24