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Insightful weekly commentary on news & current events from economist Antony Davies and political scientist James R. Harrigan.

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The Supreme Court’s Qualified Mishap

June 24, 2020

Clark Neily joins us to discuss policing, the origin and effect of qualified immunity, and what the courts have said about whether police have a duty to protect citizens.

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