Opening Arguments

Every episode, legal expert Andrew and comic relief Thomas will tackle a popular legal topic and give you all the tools you need to understand the issue and win every argument you have on Facebook, with your Uncle Frank, or wherever someone is wrong on the Internet. It's law. It's politics. It's fun. We don't tell you what to think, we just set up the Opening Arguments.

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OA510: Liberty University Punished Women Who Reported Sexual Assaults, According to Complaint


The main segment of today's show is what is known in the industry as a huge bummer. Liberty University is facing a lawsuit filed by 12 women who allege that they were sexually assaulted, and that their assault was handled horribly by the University....


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   1h9m
 
 

OA509: Kraken Lawyers Get Full Dressing Down; the Cosby Release is EVEN MORE Worse


I'm going to go ahead and say this sanctions hearing was the most popular one in the history of law. It was so good, expect it on a future Law'd Great Sanctions Hearings, available on Patreon! Andrew breaks down some highlights here and lays out what...


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   1h24m
 
 

OA508: Texas Democrats Flee the State to Stop Republican Voter Suppression Bill


Don't mess with Texas Democrats! Governor Abbott called an emergency session, not to fix the failing power grid or anything else important, but to ban knowledge and to restrict voting. Texas Democrats are not having it. They're playing the kind of...


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   1h13m
 
 

OA507: Who Knows What Evil Right Wing Judicial Activism Lurks in the Heart of the Supreme Court? The Shadow Docket Knows...


We are still not done telling you how bad this Supreme Court is. One thing that may help make sense of why this court is portrayed as more centrist than it is is their use of the shadow docket. So, Listener Thomas S. asks, what is a shadow docket? Do...


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   1h16m
 
 

OA506: Trump's Desperate, Harebrained Lawsuit Is Garbage and Deserves Sanctions


And while we're on the topic of sanctions, Rudy Giuliani can no longer practice law ANYWHERE for the time being, and the Kraken lawyers are all set to receive their sanctions as well. Turns out there are consequences for lying your ass off in official...


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   1h9m
 
 

OA505: The Supreme Court Is a Partisan Instrument of Destruction on Behalf of the Republican Party and We're Going to Keep Telling You This Until the Media Stops Raving About How Centrist John Roberts Is


This easily breaks the record for longest show title. But seriously, we're fed up with this bogus Supreme Court coverage. In our main segment, Andrew has the full breakdown of Brnovich and just how terrible it is for voting rights, AND how much Alito...


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   1h11m
 
 

OA504: Cosby Released in Nonsense Ruling


Purely speaking in legal terms, the Cosby release is even WORSE than you have likely heard. It's a complicated breakdown, but that's what Andrew is best at! Listen in to understand just how bewildering this ruling was. After that, Andrew gives us a...


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   1h13m
 
 

OA503: Finally! Consequences for Rudy Giuliani


If you've listened to this show long enough, you know that it is seemingly impossible to be dishonest and corrupt enough for the Bar to do something about it. Well, Rudy Giuliani found a way. The has slapped him down in a way that our esteemed Andrew...


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 2021-06-29  1h15m
 
 

episode 502: OA502: Critical Race Theory, Part 2


This is part 2 of our exploration of what Critical Race Theory (CRT) actually is, as told from someone who was actually there at Harvard Law School soon after it was invented.


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 2021-06-25  1h14m
 
 

OA501: Critical Legal Studies and Critical Race Theory


If you've heard the buzz about Critical Race Theory lately, you... probably have absolutely no idea what it actually is because the people who have already passed laws in several states banning it don't even know. But if you've heard an informed...


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 2021-06-22  1h17m