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Overturned Death Sentence for Tsarnaev

Overturned Death Sentence for Tsarnaev

August 7, 2020

Professor Buzz Scherr dives into the overturning of the death sentence for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the Boston Marathon bomber. Produced and Hosted by A. J. Kierstead

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UNH Franklin Pierce School of Law is now accepting applications for JD, Graduate Programs, and Online Professional Certificates at https://law.unh.edu 

Legal topics include criminal law, death sentence, appeal, terrorism, jury

Inside Law Admissions: Student Sports Law Network

Inside Law Admissions: Student Sports Law Network

July 30, 2020

2L Dylan Harriger, co-founder and co-president of the new law student organization the Student Sports Law Network, discusses starting the group. Professor Michael McCann also joins the show to discuss the importance of the field of sports law and how student organizations like SSLN prepare law students for the professional world. Produced and Hosted by A. J. Kierstead

Learn more about the Student Sports Law Network at https://www.studentsportslawnetwork.com/

UNH Franklin Pierce's Sports and Entertainment Law Institute provides incredible opportunities for students who want a career in sports and entertainment law. More information is available at https://law.unh.edu/sports-entertainment-law-program

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Sharenting in South Korea and United States

Sharenting in South Korea and United States

July 23, 2020

Associate Dean Leah Plunkett and 3L Derek Kunhee Kim discuss the comparative international law perspective on sharenting, focusing on differences between the United States and South Korea.

Check out Associate Dean Leah Plunkett's book "Sharenthood: Why We Should Think Before We Talk about Our Kids Online" at https://leahplunkett.com/

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Legal topics include digital privacy, parenting, social media, terms of service, Sharenting, South Korea, constitution

Inside Law Admissions: Civics 603

Inside Law Admissions: Civics 603

July 16, 2020

UNH Franklin Pierce 3L Michael Fazi worked with local students in Civics 603, a program designed for middle to high-school students to learn about the Bill of Rights, the three branches of government, and civil discourse. He joins me with Civics 603 Director Dina Michael Chaitowitz to discuss the program and their work this past year creating a workbook centered around the Masterpiece Cakeshop US Supreme Court case. Produced and Hosted by A. J. Kierstead

Learn more about this fascinating program at https://www.nhcivics.org/civics-603

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How has COVID-19 Shifted the Health Care Landscape in NH?

How has COVID-19 Shifted the Health Care Landscape in NH?

July 9, 2020

Professor Lucy Hodder discusses how the COVID-19 pandemic has shifted the healthcare landscape for New Hampshire consumers, healthcare providers, and government policy makers. Produced and Hosted by A. J. Kierstead

Learn more about UNH Institute for Health Policy and Practice recent event on "The Shifting Health Care Landscape" at https://chhs.unh.edu/institute-health-policy-practice/focal-areas/health-law-policy

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UNH Franklin Pierce School of Law is now accepting applications for JD, Graduate Programs, and Online Professional Certificates at https://law.unh.edu 

Legal topics include pandemics, healthcare, health policy, government relations

John Bolton and Executive Privilege

John Bolton and Executive Privilege

July 1, 2020

Douglas J. Wood JD'76, Partner at Reed Smith LLP, discusses executive privilege and the impact it could have on John Bolton’s new book, “The Room Where It Happened: A White House Memoir.” Produced and Hosted by A. J. Kierstead

Read Doug's blog post: https://douglasjwood.com/its-not-about-what-he-might-say/

Check out his book "DARK DATA: Control, Alt, Delete" and more at https://douglasjwood.com 

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UNH Franklin Pierce School of Law is now accepting applications for JD, Graduate Programs, and Online Professional Certificates at https://law.unh.edu 

Legal topics include executive privilege, constitutional law, partisanship, executive branch

SCOTUS Decision on Gay and Transgender Worker Protection

SCOTUS Decision on Gay and Transgender Worker Protection

June 18, 2020

Professor Buzz Scherr talks the US Supreme Court Decision that expands protections for gay and transgender workers, which had a surprising 6-3 ruling that split the conservative justices. Produced and Hosted by A. J. Kierstead

SCOTUSBlog coverage of Bostock v. Clayton County, Georgia: https://www.scotusblog.com/case-files/cases/bostock-v-clayton-county-georgia/ 

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UNH Franklin Pierce School of Law is now accepting applications for JD, Graduate Programs, and Online Professional Certificates at https://law.unh.edu 

Legal topics include civil rights, US Supreme Court, 1964 Civil Rights Act, transgender rights, gay rights, sex discrimination 

COVID-19, School Closures, and Digital Privacy

COVID-19, School Closures, and Digital Privacy

June 11, 2020

Associate Dean Leah Plunkett and Dr. Monica Bulger, Host of the 30,000 Hours Podcast, discuss their recent guide titled, "What privacy, equity, and digital literacy issues should you pay attention to during COVID school closures?" Produced and Hosted by A. J. Kierstead

Read the guide at https://medium.com/@literacyonline/what-privacy-equity-and-digital-literacy-issues-should-you-pay-attention-to-during-covid-school-5a7f80f68210

Learn about Associate Dean Plunkett's book "Sharenthood: Why We Should Think before We Talk about Our Kids Online" at http://leahplunkett.com/

Subscribe to Dr. Monica Bulger's podcast at https://www.30000hours.com/podcast/

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UNH Franklin Pierce School of Law is now accepting applications for JD, Graduate Programs, and Online Professional Certificates at https://law.unh.edu 

Legal topics include digital privacy, technology, education, parenting

Police Misconduct and George Floyd

Police Misconduct and George Floyd

June 3, 2020

In the aftermath of the killing of George Floyd, Professor Buzz Scherr discusses the complex nature of handling police misconduct, including qualified immunity, police unions, and how rules on officers vary from jurisdiction to jurisdiction. Produced and Hosted by A. J. Kierstead

Learn more about the International Criminal Law and Justice Programs and apply at https://law.unh.edu/international-criminal-law-justice-program

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UNH Franklin Pierce School of Law is now accepting applications for JD, Graduate Programs, and Online Professional Certificates at https://law.unh.edu 

Legal topics include criminal law, civil rights, contracts, ethics

Inside Law Admissions: The Hybrid JD

Inside Law Admissions: The Hybrid JD

May 28, 2020

This is the launch of a new series for The Legal Impact podcast, titled "Inside Law Admissions," where we discuss important topics in legal education, learn about different legal programs, and meet members of the UNH Franklin Pierce Community.

In fall of 2019 UNH Franklin Pierce launched the Hybrid Juris Doctor program with a focus on intellectual property, technology, and information law. Hear from Dean Megan Carpenter, Associate Dean Leah Plunkett, and Hybrid JD Program Coordinator Dan Cwyner on the creation, launch, and success of this ground breaking program.

Learn more and apply to the Hybrid JD program at https://law.unh.edu/hybridjd 

Produced and Hosted by A. J. Kierstead

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