The Michigan Constitution Podcast

Tony Snyder is a licensed attorney in the State of Michigan who offers a bi-monthly podcast on the Michigan Constitution. Here you will learn about each Article and its respective Sections, what they mean, and case law that has addressed how those provision are implemented in the day-to-day lives of citizens of Michigan.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 28m. Bisher sind 39 Folge(n) erschienen. Dies ist ein zweiwöchentlich erscheinender Podcast.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 19 hours 40 minutes


episode 19: Military Power Subordinate to Civil Power

The Michigan National Guard will be subordinate to civil authorities during times of peace.


 2020-09-15  23m

Podcast 18: Right to Bear Arms (Part 3)

The right to bear arms may be limited in some circumstances.


 2020-09-01  23m

episode 17: Right to Bear Arms (Part 2)

There are some restrictions on the right to bear arms, pursuant to the Michigan Constitution. Find out what those are in this podcast.


 2020-08-15  20m

episode 16: Right to Bear Arms

The Right to Bear Arms pursuant to the Michigan Constitution allows for protection for oneself, property and the State of Michigan


 2020-08-01  36m

Podcast 15: Freedom of Speech (Part 4)

Defamation traditionally occurs when a newspaper writes a story which harms the reputation of the individual. How do we protect the media yet balance a reputation?


 2020-07-15  49m

Episode 14: Freedom of Speech (Part 3)

Freedom of speech protects obscenity laws, political contributions, commercial speech and political speech.


 2020-07-01  47m

Episode 13: Freedom of Speech (Part 2)

We continue the conversation about Michigan’s Constitution; Article 1, Section 5; and the Freedom of Speech. This time, we focus in on how the Michigan Constitution addresses topics like Fighting Words, Freedom of Expression, Freedom of the Press,


 2020-06-15  51m

Episode 12: Freedom of Speech (Part 1)

Although the United States Constitution wraps all our free speech rights into the First Amendment, our Michigan Constitution does not. It breaks it up between Article 1, Section 3 as well as Section 5. In this podcast,


 2020-06-01  33m

Episode 11: MI Legislature v. MI Governor

This time we discuss the Michigan Legislature suing the Michigan Governor over Executive Orders


 2020-05-15  35m

Episode 10: Barbers & Governors & EOs (Oh My!)

Barber Manke versus Governor Whitmer's Executive Order


 2020-05-01  29m