Category Archives: Criminal justice

The Opioid Crisis Isn’t What You Think It Is—and It Can’t Be Stopped by More Drug War: The Reason Magazine Podcast

Reason’s Jacob Sullum and Zach Weissmueller talk about the human toll on patients and their doctors.

Source: The Opioid Crisis Isn’t What You Think It Is—and It Can’t Be Stopped by More Drug War: Podcast – Hit & Run : Reason.com

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EXCELLENT: The Lawfare Podcast: Amanda Tyler on ‘Habeas Corpus in Wartime’

In her new book, “Habeas Corpus in Wartime: From the Tower of London to Guantanamo Bay,” Amanda Tyler presents a comprehensive account of the legal and political history of habeas corpus in wartime in the Anglo-American legal tradition. On Monday, Benjamin Wittes sat down with Tyler at the Hoover Book Soiree for a wide-ranging discussion of the history of habeas corpus, where its origins really lie in English law, and how it has changed over the years in the United States, from the Founding to modern cases of counterterrorism.

Source: The Lawfare Podcast: Amanda Tyler on ‘Habeas Corpus in Wartime’ – Lawfare

The Lawfare Podcast: Special Edition: Outing a Confidential Informant – Lawfare

Bob Bauer, Jack Goldsmith and David Kris join Benjamin Wittes to discuss the sequence of events between the Justice Department, the FBI, the House intelligence committee and the White House over the last few days and the resolution arranged at the White House on Monday afternoon.

Source: The Lawfare Podcast: Special Edition: Outing a Confidential Informant – Lawfare