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FindLaw's Don't Judge Me


FindLaw's Don't Judge Me podcast covers what life as a lawyer is really like. Listen as hosts Ally, Andy, Laura, and Joe bring you a broad range of perspectives from the legal community. We hope you have as much fun listening as we have making it.

Hosts: Ally Marshall, Andy Leonatti, Laura Temme, and Joe Fawbush

Sound Engineer: Paul Hjellming

Producer: Joe Fawbush

 

Jun 18, 2020

Making any real sense of qualified immunity may be beyond the ability of any lawyer - or judge, for that matter. But our hosts do explain the doctrine, how and why it was created, how it's applied today in civil rights cases involving police use of excessive force, and the reason some are calling for its end.


Then, since we're on the topic of inscrutable trainwrecks anyway, we figure it's a good time to talk about a recent libel claim former MLB player Lenny Dykstra made that went badly awry.