Law/Court/Crime

News in Depth Special: Police Accountability

Airs at: Thu, 12/24/2020 at 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Produced for Evening News, News In Depth
  The KBOO Evening News is off this evening, and instead, we present to you: a look back at some of our favorite News in Depth pieces. Tonight, we will be reflecting on police accountability in Portland over the course of the past year. This special features excerpts from... Read more

Eviction Moratorium Updates

Airs at: Wed, 12/23/2020 at 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Produced for Evening News
Recent days have seen several measures move forward at the federal, state and local levels to address the looming housing crisis related to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. This time last week, Portland renters were looking at a moratorium that ended on January 8, 2021. Even... Read more

The Left and the Law

Airs at: Mon, 12/14/2020 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
On last month’s Left and the Law, Jan Haaken and Mike Snedeker reviewed some of the inspiring victories in local elections on November 4th around the country, from decriminalization of drug possession to progressive prosecutors winning in various cities. Today, they look at... Read more

Old Mole Variety Hour for December 14, 2020

Airs at: Mon, 12/14/2020 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
  Denise Morris Host this Episode of the Old Mole which includes: Immigration Reform: Bill Resnick speaks with Larry Kleinman, who co-founded and was the long time Secretary-Treasurer of PCUN, Oregon’s farmworker union. He currently works with the Fair Immigration Reform M... Read more

Nadia Winstead Grand Jury Resister on 2/10/10

Airs at: Wed, 02/10/2010 at 12:00pm - 12:30pm
Nadia Winsted Grand Jury Resister CD-1660 Read more

Oregon Attorney General Debate on 05/9/08

Airs at: Fri, 05/09/2008 at 12:00pm - 12:45pm
A debate between Greg MacPherson and John Kroger, two candidates for Oregon's Attorney General. This debate was facilitated by the City Club of Portland. CD-1455 Read more

Ann Fagan Ginger on 10/25/05

Airs at: Tue, 10/25/2005 at 12:00pm
Ann Fagan Ginger is an American lawyer, teacher, writer, and political activist. She is the founder and the Executive Director Emerita of the Meiklejohn Civil Liberties Institute in Berkeley, California. She talks about her book "Challenging Human Rights Violations Since 9/... Read more

Guns and Butter

Michael Ratner was an American attorney. For much of his career, he was president of the Center for Constitutional Rights, a non-profit human rights litigation organization based in New York City, and president of the European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights base... Read more

Interview with Bobby Binford

Airs at: Mon, 11/23/2020 at 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Prison Pipeline
Please join us tonight for an interview with Bobby Binford.  Binford is a native american activist who has been incarcerated for 48 of his 62 years of life including numerous years in isolation.  Binford describes incarceration as being "buried alive" and has been fighting ... Read more

Episode Two - The Murder of Mulugeta Seraw

Airs at: Fri, 11/20/2020 at 7:00am - 7:15am
Produced for It Did Happen Here
Late one night in November 1988 racist skinheads attacked a group of Ethiopian immigrants in the working class Kerns neighborhood of Southeast Portland. 28-year-old Mulugeta Seraw died from his wounds inflicted by a baseball bat and multiple kicks from the steel-toed boots ... Read more