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Do you know the law? Kethry, co-host of Plead the Sixth, sure doesn't. Luckily criminal defense lawyers and co-hosts Staci Krause and Courtney Dailey are here to explain it. Join us as we laugh and wonder and question and explain the laws that send people to jail every day. And keep people out of it. Focused on liberty and legality in San Antonio, TX, but with wide ranging implications. This is a great place to learn about your rights and why you should assert them. But funny. Sometimes.

Do you know the law? Kethry, co-host of Plead the Sixth, sure doesn't. Luckily criminal defense lawyers and co-hosts Staci Krause and Courtney Dailey are here to explain it. Join us as we laugh and wonder and question and explain the laws that send people to jail every day. And keep people out of it. Focused on liberty and legality in San Antonio, TX, but with wide ranging implications. This is a great place to learn about your rights and why you should assert them. But funny. Sometimes.

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United States

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Do you know the law? Kethry, co-host of Plead the Sixth, sure doesn't. Luckily criminal defense lawyers and co-hosts Staci Krause and Courtney Dailey are here to explain it. Join us as we laugh and wonder and question and explain the laws that send people to jail every day. And keep people out of it. Focused on liberty and legality in San Antonio, TX, but with wide ranging implications. This is a great place to learn about your rights and why you should assert them. But funny. Sometimes.

Language:

English

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2104551400


Episodes

Episode 11: Burden of Proof

1/28/2021
Ever wonder how much evidence is required to convict someone of a crime? Me neither! But Courtney and Staci do a great job of explaining JUST HOW MUCH. Prepare yourself for just...so many metaphors. See the show notes on our website for a handy visual aid! krausedaileylaw.com/podcast/ep11_burdenofproof

Duration:00:54:54

Episode 10: Family Violence in the Law

1/5/2021
The crew (mostly Courtney and Staci) discuss a hard topic in the legal community: family violence and how it should be treated by the law. Get ready for lots of strong feelings. Content warning: general discussion of physical and emotional abuse, explicit examples of physical violence **00:19:32-00:20:21 - examples of minor and major acts of violence** **01:01:42-01:01:51 - example of minor act of violence** 00:00:00 Intro 00:01:22 Resources for Victims of Family Violence 00:04:59...

Duration:01:08:28

Episode 9: Role of the Judge with Judge Michael De Leon

11/24/2020
The crew discuss the role of a judge in a criminal court. And for the first time are joined by a special guest! The Honorable Judge Michael De Leon, judge of Bexar County Court 7 features in this week’s episode and is pelted by questions from all sides. They also go over what a trial entails (just in case you didn’t get enough from our two-parter), how to behave when coming to court, judges as elected officials, and more. NOTE: the audio on this week’s episode got a little funky, so we...

Duration:01:16:11

Episode 8: Right to Remain Silent

11/10/2020
That’s right, IT’S FIFTH AMENDMENT TIME. Kethry knows a bit more about this one, but Courtney and Staci still manage to school her on what it means to plead the fifth.

Duration:00:58:33

Episode 7: Presumption of Innocence

10/27/2020
Staci and Courtney explain the concept of “innocence UNLESS proven guilty” and actual manage to stay on topic for most of the episode. Color me surprised.

Duration:00:46:45

Episode 6: On Prosecutors

10/13/2020
The gang discusses the lives and times of prosecutors. And also what a DA is. And ethics. And lots of things really, but we managed to keep it under an hour somehow...

Duration:00:57:57

Episode 5: Road to Trial Pt. 2

9/29/2020
Staci and Courtney finally get around to explaining all the bits involved in an actual trial, most of which are not dramatic speeches to the jury, apparently.

Duration:00:46:31

Episode 4: Road to Trial Pt. 1

9/15/2020
Staci and Courtney explain all the bits of a case that happen before going to trial, because apparently you don’t go straight from a police car to a full blown trial, which Kethry totally knew. Totally. Part 1 of 2.

Duration:00:42:23

Episode 3: Indigent Defense

8/28/2020
Kethry, Staci, and Courtney discuss the intricacies of defending those who cannot afford a lawyer... which applies to far more people than you'd think.

Duration:00:41:02

Episode 2: On Being Defense Attorneys

8/27/2020
Kethry pokes Staci and Courtney into talking about what they love- and don't love- about being defense attorneys. You know. Just getting personal real quick to start us off.

Duration:00:51:31

Episode 1: the Sixth Amendment

8/26/2020
Staci and Courtney explain the Sixth Amendment so that the title of the show in any way, shape, or form makes sense.

Duration:00:31:06

Episode 0: Introductions

8/25/2020
Courtney, Kethry, and Staci introduce the show and say a bit about themselves, however reluctantly or relevantly, in the process.

Duration:00:04:18