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Law and Disorder

Mon, May 16, 2022 09:00 AM

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Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Smith Producer: Geoff Brady
Topics:
  • Abortion  -
  • Roe V Wade -
  • SCOTUS Leak  -
  • Food Safety  -
Synopsis:

Michael Smith Editorial On Kathy Boudin

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Landmark Case Roe v. Wade Analysis

If the court overrules Roe, its expected that half the states will outlaw or severely limit abortion. Thirteen states with so-called trigger laws would immediately ban the procedure. Five states that have pre-Roe abortion bans could once again enforce them. And 14 states would ban abortions before fetal viability.

Guest - Attorney Marjorie Cohn - Professor emerita at Thomas Jefferson School of Law

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Government Agencies Delay Food Safety FOIA Requests

Over the last half-century, FOIA requests became critical tools for both journalists and activists seeking to illuminate federal agency activities.Todays guest has experienced this frustrating process"first requesting information; then waiting years for respective agencies to respond; receiving either no reply or replies with much the data blacked out; and finally, being forced to sue.

Guest - Zach Corrigan, is a champion of food safety and senior attorney at Food and Water Watch.

Guests:
  • Attorney Marjorie Cohn - Professor emerita at Thomas Jefferson School of Law
  • Guest - Zach Corrigan, champion of food safety and senior attorney at Food and Water Watch
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