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Miranda Warnings

Join NYSBA past president David Miranda and his guests as they discuss all things legal – and some that are not.

Host David Miranda is a partner at Heslin Rothenberg Farley Mesiti in Albany. He is an experienced trial attorney whose intellectual property law practice includes trademark, copyright, trade secret, false advertising, and patent infringement, as well as licensing, and internet-related issues. David served as NYSBA president from June 1, 2015-May 31, 2016. You can reach David at [email protected]


Dan Abrams | Theodore Roosevelt for the Defense

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Dan Abrams, Chief Legal Affairs Correspondent for ABC News joins David to discuss his latest book, Theodore Roosevelt for the Defense: The Courtroom Battle to Save His Legacy.  The book recalls the story of the 1915 court battle pitting the 26th President of the United States against the Republican party. In an effort to save his political legacy from a libel suit brought on by former ally William Barnes, Roosevelt spent over a week testifying revealing secrets of the American political system.


Judicial Records of Gorsuch & Kavanaugh, Supreme Court Preview

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Albany Law Professor Vincent Bonventre returns to discuss the judicial records of Associate Justices Neil Gorsuch and Brett Kavanaugh and the tribal voting nature of the current Supreme Court.Professor Bonventre then gives us a primer on what types of cases he expects the Supreme Court to hear this Fall, including some hot button issues like abortion, gerrymandering, the death penalty, and immigration.Make sure you stay tuned to the end as Professor Bonventre continues his tradition of singing a few lines from one of his favorite crooners, Bobby Vinton.Miranda Warnings is hosted by NYSBA's 118th President David MirandaRelease Date: October 7, 2019


Paul Grondahl: Erastus Corning, Albany Politics & The NYSWI

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Paul Grondahl, director of the New York State Writers Institute joins David to talk about his book, Mayor Corning: Albany Icon, Albany Enigma, the history of the democratic machine in Albany and preview the Fall 2019 events at the New York Writers Institute. Grondahl details the numerous interviews he did while reporting on his book, including New York Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, whose grandmother, Polly Noonan was a longtime companion of Mayor Corning.  The conversation then turns to discuss the history of New York State Writers Institute and preview a few notable events that will be taking place this fall, including appearances by  Dan Rather, Salman Rushdie, Francis Ford Coppola, Rakim, Kate Fodor, and Tony Shalhoub. Miranda Warnings is hosted by NYSBA's 118th President, David Miranda. Release date: September 30, 2019


Luisa Kaye: Discussing the Autobiography of Judith S. Kaye

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Luisa M. Kaye, daughter of Judith S. Kaye, former Chief Judge of the New York Court of Appeals, discusses the autobiography she co-edited about her mother's life and career and reveals the personal moments that shaped her judicial philosophy.Luisa recalls the moment she found out her mother was being nominated to the Court of Appeals, discusses the relationship between her parents and how her mother's humble beginnings shaped her to always care about the people that were hardest off and put down by society.Buy Judith S. Kaye, in Her Own Words - amzn.to/2NcZIb8Miranda Warnings is a NYSBA Podcast, hosted by David Miranda, NYSBA's 118th President.Release Date: June 24, 2019


Candela & Seger: History of Sexual Harassment in The Legislature

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Kacie Candela and Andrew Seger, the hosts of WFUV's Prickly Politics podcast, discuss season 3 of their show titled 'Women in the Room,' which chronicles the history of sexual harassment in the New York State Legislature.Kacie and Andrew discuss the reasons why they felt compelled to dedicate an entire season to this issue and how they approached interviewing survivors of sexual harassment and assault.You can listen to Prickly Podcasts here - @pricklypoliticsMiranda Warnings is hosted by NYSBA's 118th President, David Miranda Release Date: June 17, 2019


Danielle Ponder: Attorney, Activist, Musician

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Musician and former Monroe County (NY) Public Defender Danielle Ponder traces her career from law school to the public defender's office to being on stage performing for a Black Lives Matters protest in her hometown of Rochester.Ponder goes on to share the inspiration behind her songs Criminalized (3:49 - 4:00), Blow Out The Sun (8:32 - 9:19) and her multi-media show, 'For The Love of Justice' (16:05 - 16:20).Buy Danielle Ponder's Album 'Blow Out The Sun' - bit.ly/2MxF84DCheck out her upcoming shows - bit.ly/2KD3SWuMiranda Warnings is hosted by David Miranda, 118th President of the New York State Bar Association.Release Date: June 10, 2019


Katharine Bodde: The Fight for Reproductive Rights

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Katharine Bodde, Senior Policy Counsel at the NYCLU discusses the recent mixed decision by the Supreme Court in the Box v. Planned Parenthood of Indiana and Kentucky and why the renewed assault on abortion has come to the forefront once again.She closes by discussing the history of abortion in New York State and how the Reproductive Health Act, which was signed into law in January 2019, substantially changes abortion in the state.Miranda Warnings is hosted by NYSBA's 118th President, David Miranda.Release Date: June 3, 2019


Rick Reilly: Commander in Cheat-How Golf Explains Trump

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Bestselling author, Rick Reilly discusses his book 'Commander in Cheat: How Golf Explains Trump,' while recounting his personal experience playing a round of golf with the President.Reilly also talks about the history of Presidents of the United States playing golf, which President was the best golfer and which President played the most golf while in office. (Hint: the answer WILL surprise you)Reilly also discusses the golf worlds perception of Trump Golf Courses and why he cares so deeply about the integrity of golf.Buy 'Commander in Cheat' here.Miranda Warnings is hosted by NYSBA's 118th President, David Miranda.Release Date: May 27, 2019


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