Emily Bazelon

New York Times Magazine


Emily Bazelon appears in the following:

Prosecutors and Mass Incarceration

Wednesday, April 10, 2019

"Tough on crime" and the crisis of mass incarceration.

Discovery Reform and Other Legal News

Tuesday, March 05, 2019

Why discovery reform is important for defendants in criminal cases.


The William Barr Hearings

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

William Barr's confirmation hearing for United States attorney general has been happening all morning. Emily Bazelon recaps what has happened so far.

Associate Justice of the Supreme Court, Brett Kavanaugh

Monday, October 08, 2018

WaPo's Aaron Blake and NYT Magazine's Emily Bazelon discuss issues surrounding the voting on Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court nomination.

The Supreme Court's Move to the Right

Thursday, September 06, 2018

Emily Bazelon discusses the Supreme Court's swing towards conservatism.

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The Kavanaugh Hearings Are Underway

Tuesday, September 04, 2018

Emily Bazelon talks about the confirmation hearings for SCOTUS nominee Brett Kavanaugh as they get underway with the Senate Judiciary Committee.

Where Kavanaugh Stands on Key Issues

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Emily Bazelon follows up on about President Trump's Supreme Court nomination, plus other legal and national news.

After Justice Kennedy: A Call-in Special

Wednesday, June 27, 2018

WNYC's Jami Floyd hosts a live call-in special about the retirement of Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy, and what to expect from his replacement.

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Legal News Roundup

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Emily Bazelon, staff writer for The New York Times Magazine, co-host of Slate's "Political Gabfest" podcast, breaks down the latest legal news.

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Pennsylvania Lawmakers Face Tight Deadline to Redraw Congressional Map

Wednesday, February 07, 2018

After a Supreme Court decision, Pennsylvania lawmakers have just days to agree to a new map of congressional districts.

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How Not to Beat a Bully

Friday, December 08, 2017

From our workplaces to the White House, bullies seem to be everywhere. What we need to understand to deal with them properly.

The Travel Ban, Wedding Cakes and SCOTUS

Tuesday, December 05, 2017

 Emily Bazelon on the Supreme Court's travel ban ruling and the wedding cake case that is about to go before the Court.

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President Trump's Impact on the Courts

Monday, November 20, 2017

Emily Bazelon catches up on the latest news and discusses President Trump's impact on federal court through his appointments.

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This Supreme Court Case Could End Gerrymandering

Tuesday, October 03, 2017

The outcome of this Supreme Court case could alter the political map in every state ahead of the 2018 midterm elections and beyond.


When Prosecutors Withhold Evidence

Monday, August 07, 2017

An 18 year old was convicted for killing her mother. But if prosecutors had shared evidence, she might not have been. A look into prosecutorial misconduct and their wider implications. 


Analysis of James Comey's Must-Hear Testimony

Thursday, June 08, 2017

New York Times Magazine and Yale Law School fellow Emily Bazelon and The New York Times -- The Upshot editor David Leonhardt go over highlights from the Senate hearing.

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The Brian Lehrer Show Live: Emily Bazelon, Comedian Mo Amer and the Hosts of Indivisible Radio

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Watch Brian's broadcast from The Greene Space, featuring Gorsuch commentary, an Indivsibile Radio roundtable, and a Muslim comedian's story of sitting next to Eric Trump on a plane.

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The Gorsuch Hearings: Day Two

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Emily Bazelon joins The Brian Lehrer Show for the 72nd time to break down day one in the Gorsuch hearing for Supreme Court Justice vacancy and what's ahead for day two.

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Steve Bannon and Jeff Sessions' Vision for America

Thursday, March 09, 2017

Emily Bazelon on the shared vision that White House Chief Strategist Steve Bannon & attorney general Jeff Sessions have for America. 

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The Latest 'Aw, Shucks' in the Jeff Sessions Saga

Friday, March 03, 2017

Were Attorney General Jeff Sessions' two meetings with a Russian ambassador just harmless, trivial chats? The New York Times Magazine's Emily Bazelon puts this in context.

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