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Engaging Perspectives and Information Podcasts

The Rendell Center is dedicated to bringing you valuable content in all forms. Our podcast series gives you the opportunity to experience engaging information in an on-demand audio format. We’ll cover topics like Judges on Judging, civics, and other timely scholarly and educational segments.

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Judges on Judging

The judge's bench where judges hear casesThis podcast is hosted by The Honorable Marjorie O. Rendell.  Judge Rendell is the Chairman of the Board of The Rendell Center and a Judge on the Third Circuit Court of Appeals. A fair and impartial judiciary is among the bedrocks of our nation’s constitutional structure. It’s the mechanism that implements and safeguards the rule of law. The podcasts will explore the role of judges and courts in our democracy and the importance of a fair and impartial judiciary. View symposium videos on fair and impartial judiciary for additional perspectives.

Judges on Judging podcasts are made possible through a partnership between the Annenberg Public Policy Center of the University of Pennsylvania and The Rendell Center for Civics and Civic Engagement.

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Judges on Judging #1 – The Michael Flynn Case

Judge Marjorie Rendell moderates a discussion of the judicial proceedings in the case concerning former national security advisor Michael Flynn. Joining Judge Rendell is U.S. District Court Judge Mitchell S. Goldberg.

 

Judges on Judging #2 – The Impact of COVID on the Courts

Rendell Center Chair and Federal Circuit Court Judge Marjorie Rendell moderates a discussion on how the COVID-19 pandemic is impacting the U.S. court system. Joining Judge Rendell is U.S. District Court Judge Mitchell S. Goldberg.

 

Judges on Judging #3 – First Amendment Rights vs Laws Prohibiting Discrimination

Judge Marjorie “Midge” Rendell moderates a discussion on First Amendment rights and rulings on laws that prohibit discrimination. Judge Rendell discusses the the Masterpiece Cake case and the Fulton v. the City of Philadelphia case with Thomas L. Ambro, a federal judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the 3rd Circuit.

Judges on Judging #4 – Legal Principles Regarding Police Accountability

soundcloud podcast player graphicJudge Marjorie “Midge” Rendell moderates a discussion about legal principals regarding police accountability. Joining Judge Rendell is Judge Kent A. Jordan, Circuit Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.