University of Illinois College of Law

July 27, 2015 - Legal Issues In the News

Medical Directives and Changes in Medicare

In this week's Legal Issues in the News, commentator Richard Kaplan looks into the different kinds of advance medical directives and how a change in Medicare is bringing them to the forefront.


University of Illinois College of Law

June 22, 2015 - Legal Issues In the News

Helping Disabled Children with ABLE Accounts

In this week's Legal Issues in the News, commentator Ricahrd Kaplan explains how partisan lawmakers actually worked together to help create a new savings mechanism to help disabled children.


July 07, 2014 - Legal Issues In the News

Burwell v. Hobby Lobby Stores

Christine Hurt has been a regular Legal Issues in the News commentator for nearly 4 years. In her final installment, she discusses the recent Supreme Court concerning women's access to contraception. You can hear Legal Issues in the News every Monday on Morning Edition or listen online at will.illinois.edu.