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San Francisco and Santa Clara have filed suit to block President Trump’s executive order to withdraw federal funding from cities that don’t cooperate with federal immigration…
Apr. 12, 2017from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Prop 57 would change sentencing for non-violent offenders making them eligible for earlier release based on good behavior. What are the implications?
Oct. 13, 2016from Olney in L.A.
Judges in Los Angeles County are warning that budget cuts are likely to force courtrooms to close and limit access to justice.
Jul. 27, 2011from Which Way, L.A.?
In this episode of The Legal Eagle Files, KCRW host and journalist Madeleine Brand and law professor Jessica Levinson discuss the politicization of the Department of Justice.
May. 26from The Legal Eagle Files
Downtown Los Angeles was rocked by an enormous explosion over the weekend.
May. 21from KCRW Features
Even before COVID-19, securing a place to live in Avalon on Catalina Island was hard. No cars, next to no crime and 360 degree ocean views. Islanders call it paradise.
May. 20from Greater LA
Physicians use micromorts to measure the likelihood of death from an activity. A micromort equates to a one in 1 million chance of dying.
May. 28from KCRW Features
Disease has thrived among dense populations since cities began. But COVID-19 is the worst example since 1918, and New York City is America’s primary victim.
May. 28from To the Point
Party Conventions nominated presidents since 1831. Will Covid-19 put an end to balloons, bunting and long-winded speeches? Will it also put an end to privacy?
May. 21from To the Point
In this episode of The Legal Eagle Files, KCRW host and journalist Madeleine Brand and law professor Jessica Levinson discuss two of the biggest cases before the Supreme Court this…
May. 19from The Legal Eagle Files
O n this Memorial Day, Press Play re-airs some favorite music segments. Bruce Springsteen has a devoted following in the queer community.
May. 25from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Santa Barbara has shut its main downtown road, State Street, to cars.
May. 28from Greater LA