Timbs v. Indiana, 2019 SCOTUS (February). Episode 594 (Duration 24:32) Eight Amendment ban on excessive fines and forfeitures extends to the states.
People v. Guerrero, 2018 IL App (3d) 170786 (September). Episode 544 (Duration 6:00) Former prosecutor jumps to public defender’s office and then represents defendant in a post trial motion.
In re N.G., 2018 IL 121939 (August). Episode 524 (Duration 22:24) McFadden is overruled.
Episode 487 (Duration 32:12) Illinois has one of the broadest expungement and sealing laws in the country. Fellow Nuggeteer, Paul Meyers, breaks down the new expungement and sealing law for us.
People v. Hoare, 2018 IL App (2d) 160727 (January). Episode 474 (Duration 12:36) Improper immigration advice is back on the table in a messy way after Lee v. U.S.
In re T.J.D., 2017 IL App (5th) 170133 (November). Episode 449 (Duration 11:39) Petitioner has to prove he poses “no risk” to reoffend even though evaluators never go beyond a “low risk” assessment.
People v. Brown, 2017 IL 121681 (November). Episode 436 (Duration 5:41) Defendant plead guilty because he was told his sentence was a 50% case when in fact it was an 85% case.
In Episode 369 (Duration 29:56), Evan Bruno of Urbana, Illinois describes his experience working as a clerk in the Illinois Appellate Court system.
People v. Sebby, 2017 IL 119445 (June). Episode 351 (Duration 9:25) Supreme Court explains how plain error analysis works.