Law and Disorder is a weekly, independent radio program airing on several stations across the United States. Law and Disorder gives listeners access to rare legal perspectives on issues concerning civil liberties, privacy, right to dissent and the horrendous practices of torture exercised by the US government.
This program examines the political forces and legislation that are moving the United States into a police state. Four of the top progressive attorneys and activists host the program and bring an amazing, diverse line up of guests from grassroots activists to politically mindful authors. Most importantly, Law and Disorder brings access to attorneys who give insights to some of the most controversial cases. Law and Disorder will sometimes be the generator of news within the radio echo-chamber throughout the country.
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June 25, 2019 National, News & Public Affairs
America’s Biggest Mass Trial, the Rise of the Justice Department, and the Fall of the IWW; Two Members Of MOVE 9 Released From Prison After 40 Years
When the United States entered WWI, the government feared the threat of a labor strike by the IWW would hold up war production. Officials in the relatively young Department of Justice determined that a coordinated strategy would be necessary to prevent stoppages. Members of the so-called Move 9, 63-year-old Jane and 68-year-old Janet were arrested and imprisoned for a crime they say they did not commit after a police siege of their home in August 1978.Read More