Dan Ringer

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9:00 am
Fri November 1, 2013

The Law Works - Sentencing in Criminal Cases

Why are some convicted criminal defendants sentenced more harshly than others? If two people commit the same offense, and are convicted of it, sometimes one goes home, and the other to prison. Why is that?  Judge Alan Moats and Judge Russell Clawges join Dan Ringer to discuss Sentencing in Criminal Cases on this episode of The Law Works.

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WV PBS Legal Series
9:00 am
Fri October 25, 2013

The Law Works - Buying a House

WV PBS legal series
9:00 am
Fri October 18, 2013

The Law Works - Americans with Disabilities Act

Host Dan Ringer is joined by (l-r) Carol Kisner McGraw (Occupational Therapist) and Beth Loy (Job Accommodation Network) for a discussion of the Americans with Disabilities Act.
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The Americans with Disabilities Act prohibits discrimination against people with disabilities in employment, transportation, public accommodation, communication and governmental activities.  Sounds nice, but what does it mean to you and your family. Beth Loy of the Job Accommodation Network and Carol Kisner McGraw, an Occupational Therapist join host Dan Ringer to talk about the ADA on this episode of The Law Works.

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WV PBS legal series
9:00 am
Fri October 11, 2013

The Law Works - Social Media & Employment

Are you active on Facebook, on Twitter, Pinterest, or other forms of social media? They can be fun. They can keep you in touch. They can be dangerous.  Attorney C. David Morrison joins host Dan Ringer to talk about Social Media and Employment on this episode of The Law Works.

This episode premiers October 17, 2013 at 8:30pm on WV PBS.

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WV PBS legal series
10:37 am
Fri October 4, 2013

The Law Works - False Confessions

When a defendant in a criminal case confesses to the crime, that should be the end of it. Right? What if the defendant then says, "no, I was lying," or says that the police forced the confession? Professor Valena Beety of the WVU College of Law and Attorney Ifeoma Ike join host Dan Ringer to talk about False Confessions on this episode of The Law Works.

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Sexual Harassment
3:34 pm
Fri September 27, 2013

The Law Works - Sexual Harassment

Have you ever been sexually harassed? Are you sure? How would you know? To the target of the harassment the answer to those questions is often very clear. The harasser may be clueless. My guest is Attorney C. David Morrison and we'll talk about Sexual Harassment on this episode of The Law Works. 

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