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  • Food Trucks – Chicago’s Tough Restrictions

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    Food trucks have hit it big in the last few years. Before that, food trucks were generally just thought to serve coffee or basic sandwiches to construction workers.  Now, people are excited about food trucks like they are going to the opening of a new restaurant. They serve gourmet food, everything from tacos to specialty cupcakes. Chicago is a city chock full of foodies and great restaurants. But rather than be on the forefront of the food truck boom, Chicago’s food truck laws are extremely prohibitive – restricting what they can serve and where they can go.

  • The Legal Show: Religious Freedom – At What Price?

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    Attorney Sarah Avraham and writer Bennet Pomerantz discuss the subjects of the day.   The audience should know that although Ms. Avraham is a licensed attorney, she is not offering legal advice in any capacity, is not establishing an attorney/client relationship with anyone listening to the show, and recommends that any listener of the show consult a local attorney for any legal advice they may require.   This show is about us discussing hot topics and how they relate to the law.   In March, Conservative Republican Governor Mike Pence defiantly signed Indiana's Religious Freedom Restoration Act into law. This comes on the heels of more than a majority of the states recognizing marriage for homosexual couples.  The big question is: what's next? Tune in to hear our hosts answer that and other questions on this issue.

  • Daniel Hochheiser's Talkin Law w/ Atty Alan Ellis & Beth Karas

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    "Talkin Law" Radio with Dan Hochheiser analyzes criminal cases in the news, trends in the law, & covers all legal current events.  Attorney Daniel Hochheiser is a Criminal Defense Attorney in NY & host of this show. Each week "Talkin Law" with Dan Hochheiser features newmakers, attorneys, media personalities, celebrities, politicians, business people & so much more.  "Talkin Law" with Dan Hochheiser has a straight talk with a no nonsense edge & engages attorneys and laymen alike.

  • The Legal Show :Deaf Justice

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    Attorney Sarah Avraham and writer Bennet Pomerantz discuss the subjects of the day.   The audience should know that although Ms. Avraham is a licensed attorney, she is not offering legal advice in any capacity, is not establishing an attorney/client relationship with anyone listening to the show, and recommends that any listener of the show consult a local attorney for any legal advice they may require.   This show is about us discussing hot topics and how they relate to the law.   Abreham Zemedagegehu is suing the Arlington County, Virginia’s sheriff saying his treatment failed to meet the standards of the Americans with Disabilities Act.  Zemedagegehu, who is homeless, is a US citizen who was born in Ethiopia. He grew up using Ethiopian Sign Language. He has learned American Sign Language, but he has never learned more than rudimentary written English.  He claims that he was denied a sign language interpreter in violation of his civil rights.  To what lengths must the criminal justice system go in order to accommodate the special needs of inmates? Tune in to hear our hosts answer that and other questions on this issue.

  • Law Librarian Conversations, Philly Edition - Day One

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    First in a series of daily wrap-ups from the Annual Meeting.

  • Law Librarian Conversations, Philly Edition - Day Two

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    Join us for a re-cap of Day Two of the AALL Annual Meeting in Philadelphia. 

  • Law Librarian Conversations, Philly Edition - Day Three

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    Join us in our final recap of the AALL Annual Meeting.