Legal Issues in the News

WILL - Legal Issues in the News - December 08, 2014 ~ Comment (0)

Demystifying the Grand Jury


(Duration: 3:35)

With the recent grand jury decision in St. Louis not to indict police office Darren Wilson, a spotlight has been placed on how grand juries works. Commentator Matt Andres looks what exactly they juries do.

WILL - Legal Issues in the News - November 17, 2014 ~ Comment (0)

But Not a Jury of One’s Peers


(Duration: 3:28)

Recently, two high-profile court cases have looked at the question of what racial makeup constitutes a jury of one's peers. Commentator Matt Andres discusses how juries are picked and if there are inequities in these pools.

WILL - Legal Issues in the News - July 21, 2014 ~ Comment (0)

Redskins Trademarks Cancelled


(Duration: 3:30)

The recent ruling on the Washington Redskins' trademarks may not bring the changes one might think. Jay Kesan explaines what the decision means in this week's Legal Issues in the News.