Legal Issues in the News

WILL - Legal Issues in the News - September 30, 2013 ~ Comment (0)

Let’s Be Reasonable

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(Duration: 3:37)

In some areas the law is black and white. But in some cases, there is room left for interpretation. Commentator Christine Hurt explains one legal term and its potential impact in the courtroom. Here’s this week’s Legal Issues in the News.


WILL - Legal Issues in the News - September 23, 2013 ~ Comment (0)

Is it All About Money?

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(Duration: 3:39)

In this week’s Legal Issues in the News, commentator Travis McDade updates one of his earlier pieces about one man’s quest to prove he is the father of a king.


WILL - Legal Issues in the News - September 16, 2013 ~ Comment (0)

No Car for You

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In the market for a new car?  How about an award-winning, super chic, all-electric Tesla Model S?  However, there are laws in certain states that prevent Tesla stores from operating. In this week’s Legal Issues in the News, Jay Kesan explains how deciding to buy a Tesla may be easier than getting one to your driveway.


WILL - Legal Issues in the News - September 09, 2013 ~ Comment (0)

Not All Fun and Games

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(Duration: 3:35)

Professional football players get paid a lot of money compared to the rest of us, so we may feel that they are well-compensated for the hits and rattles they sustain in the game.  In this week’s Legal Issues in the News, Christine Hurt analyzes a recently settled lawsuit between the NFL and its injured players.


WILL - Legal Issues in the News - September 02, 2013 ~ Comment (0)

Humble Beginnings

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(Duration: 3:40)

With the start of a new school year it is natural to focus on the future. But with another terrific group of law students joining the campus this year, it is worth remembering how law at the University of Illinois started. Travis McDade looks back in this week's edition of Legal Issues in the News.