Rich discussed Iran’s nuclear deal, Hillary Clinton’s attack on Uber, jury duty and President Obama’s visit to Philadelphia. He also spoke with Senator Bob Menendez and Shikha Dalmia about the Iran nuclear deal and Governor Rendell about Presidential candidates, the Pope’s visit and more.
Rich discussed Joaquin ‘El Chapo’ Guzman threatening Donald Trump, Jim Webb’s comments about the Democratic party and Scott Walker’s presidential bid. He also discussed whether jury duty is a civic duty, country stars protesting the Confederate Flag and President Obama commuting sentences of drug offenders. Rich spoke with Professor Nick Bromell about his article, Let’s Make The Confederate Flag a Hate Crime at 5pm and CBS analyst Jill Schlesinger about the Greece debt crisis at 5:40pm.
Chris discussed the nuclear deal with Iran, Elizabeth Warren being a possible presidential candidate and homosexuality in Indiana and Iran. He also discussed Trevor Noah taking over The Daily Show and the Obama Administrations interaction with Iran.
Court officials say only about 14 percent of Philadelphians summoned for jury duty come to court.
Leaders of Philadelphia’s court system say they face a “crisis” because so many people are willfully ignoring summons to show up for jury duty. Now, a top judge plans a crackdown.
While the five-year-old German Shepherd won’t be sitting in the jury box any time soon, at least Barrett has a tale to tell and the records to sort of back it up.
The next time you get a summons in the mail for jury duty, you may not want to do what a northeastern Pennsylvania couple did.
Can you be sanctioned for being badly dressed in court? In a word, yes.
The rule is juror’s are to do no independent research online during a trial and violation of that rule can and does lead to mistrials – or worse.
“There’s a strong chance that that money can be stolen by people who have no right to the money,” according to Philadelphia’s city controller.
Joseph Biden Jr. may be the vice president, but that doesn’t mean he doesn’t have to fulfill his civic duty.