On The Case

7 EpisodesProduced by Reuters

The First Amendment. Gun litigation. President Donald Trump's impact on the judiciary. The hurricane of daily legal news seems to never let up. A new podcast series from Reuters columnist Alison Frankel takes you into the eye of the storm, talking about law and precedent with experts who know their … read more

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The trillion-dollar question: Can private lawyers hold drug companies accountable for the opioid epidemic?

October 18th, 2018


Cities, states and counties across the country have hired private lawyers to sue the pharmaceutical companies that they blame for the addiction 

Free speech v. government regulation on the Internet

October 12th, 2018


Congress and the White House are talking about regulating Google, Twitter, Facebook and other Internet content companies. First Amendment guru Eugene …

Meanwhile, back at 1 First Street

October 8th, 2018


With the Kavanaugh crisis resolved, the U.S. Supreme Court returns to business as usual. We get the inside skinny from Supreme Court lawyer (and …

Can the president control the Justice Department?

September 21st, 2018


Donald Trump is challenging the independence of the Justice Department in unprecedented ways – and neither the U.S. Constitution nor Congress has set explicit limits on presidential authority over federal prosecutors. …

Courting Change: Trump’s impact on the federal appellate courts

September 20th, 2018


While all eyes are on the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court, this is far from the full story of Trump’s impact on the federal …

Guns and lawsuits: Is America actually safer because you can’t sue gunmakers over mass shootings?

September 13th, 2018


State and federal laws make it almost impossible to hold gunmakers accountable when killers go on murderous sprees. Shooting victims’ families are …

NFL protesters, Omarosa and John Brennan: When the president wants you to just shut up

September 6th, 2018


What do NFL protesters, Omarosa and John Brennan have in common? President Donald Trump wants them all to shut up. Trump’s efforts to control what …

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