Time: June 20, 2012 from 10pm to 11:45pm
Location: Black Talk Radio News
Website or Map: http://blacktalkradionetwork.…
Phone: STUDIO LINE: 1-218-862-7200 ext. 629990 & 5* TO ASK THE HOST TO SPEAK
Event Type: talk radio, politics, news
Organized By: Black Talk Media Project & LEAP
Latest Activity: Jun 20, 2012
John Amabile has years of experience in the drug war, from the perspectives of a prosecutor, a public defender, and now a private attorney. John is a principal partner at Amabile & Burkly, P.C. in Brockton, MA which specializes in civil and criminal litigation. He received his B.A. from the University of Colorado and J.D. from Boston College Law School.
I will ask John about recent drug policy related news like….
Stop & Frisk Silent March in NYC while Cops get trained on how to do more stops
US House votes to cite AG Holder for contempt while WH invokes executive privilege
Study estimates states state and local governments spend $9 billion a year on incarceration
Lil Wayne and Nikki Minaj are still upset about the comments a DJ made about her song Starships or something. The Hot 97 DJ said her music was not real hip-hop? What do you think, hip-hop or not? The kicker is, Lil Wayne says the beef is about Nikki Minaj being disrespected as a woman. Huh?
BACKGROUND INFORMATION ON LEAP:
Law Enforcement Against Prohibition (LEAP) is a non-profit organization - www.CopsSayLegalizeDrugs.com - formed by cops, judges and others in the criminal justice system who believe the War on Drugs has been an expensive failure that has only made our nation's tragic drug problem worse.