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AG from Mueller, She Wrote and The Daily Beans Podcasts and Andrew Torrez from the Opening Arguments Podcast report weekly on Biden's Department of Justice and Intelligence Agencies as we rebuild the damage caused by Trump, work to apply equal justice under law, and hold the Trump administration accountable. 

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    Episode 76 - Now Serving: Eastman Party of Coup

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 29, 2022 45:08

    This week: SCOTUS adopted Alito's Dobbs opinion to take away abortion as an option; Biden takes some executive action to mitigate the Dobbs decision; Eastman's phone gets seized; Ginni Thomas has a position in this administration; and more. John Eastman Court Filing https://s3.documentcloud.org/documents/22071050/john-eastman-court-filing.pdf Follow your hosts on Twitter: Allison Gill https://twitter.com/allisongill Andrew Torrez https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw The Podcast: https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod Care Talk with Laura Packard https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/care-talk-with-laura-packard/id1622501110 Listener Survey: http://survey.podtrac.com/start-survey.aspx?pubid=BffJOlI7qQcF&ver=short Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Episode 75 - Exposing The Coup: Day Trois

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 22, 2022 47:30

    Episode 75 - Exposing The Coup: Day Trois This week: DoJ consents to “wait until the dust has settled” and move the Biggs and Proud Boys trial date to December; Proud Boys move for a change of venue, but DoJ has not agreed; the Electoral Count Act and why Pence is not a “hero”; Luttig's testimony before the Jan 6 Committee is damning as more light gets shed on 45's attempted coup d'etat. Follow your hosts on Twitter: Allison Gill https://twitter.com/allisongill Andrew Torrez https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw The Podcast: https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod Listener Survey: http://survey.podtrac.com/start-survey.aspx?pubid=BffJOlI7qQcF&ver=short Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Episode 74 - Evidentiary Creep

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 15, 2022 43:42

    This week: Andrew is back with Allison! Our hosts are ready to revel in Rudy's road to ruin and discuss the 2nd 1/6 Committee hearing. Follow your hosts on Twitter: Allison Gill https://twitter.com/allisongill Andrew Torrez https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw The Podcast: https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod Listener Survey: http://survey.podtrac.com/start-survey.aspx?pubid=BffJOlI7qQcF&ver=short Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Would Be Episode 73

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 8, 2022 1:52

    Follow your hosts on Twitter: Allison Gill https://twitter.com/allisongill Andrew Torrez https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw The Podcast: https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod Listener Survey: http://survey.podtrac.com/start-survey.aspx?pubid=BffJOlI7qQcF&ver=short Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Episode 72 - Stand With a Giant

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 1, 2022 29:37

    This week: Allison is joined by Morgan Stringer (@MoString on Twitter) to discuss the January 6th Committee's response to Eastman's filing; the unlucky draw the January 6 Committee got in the RNC/Salesforce subpoena; Andrew shares the words of Gabe Kapler; plus some comings and goings.  Read Kapler's piece: https://kaplifestyle.com/2022/05/27/home-of-the-brave/ If you agree with Gabe Kapler's message, let's let his bosses know we support him. That's the President of Baseball Operations, Farhan Zaidi, and the CEO, Larry Baer.   Their email addresses are fzaidi@sfgiants.com and lbaer@sfgiants.com. Follow your hosts on Twitter: Allison Gill https://twitter.com/allisongill Andrew Torrez https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw The Podcast: https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod Listener Survey: http://survey.podtrac.com/start-survey.aspx?pubid=BffJOlI7qQcF&ver=short Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Episode 71 - Forty Pages and a Jackass

    Play Episode Listen Later May 25, 2022 84:33

    This week: there's an update in the RNC's attempt to quash the January 6 Committee's Sales Force subpoenas; our duo dives in to dump all over Eastman's latest filing; and more. Follow your hosts on Twitter: Allison Gill https://twitter.com/allisongill Andrew Torrez https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw The Podcast: https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod Listener Survey: http://survey.podtrac.com/start-survey.aspx?pubid=BffJOlI7qQcF&ver=short Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Episode 70 - Speech or Debate

    Play Episode Listen Later May 18, 2022 67:40

    This week: the judge in the Eastman case issues an order - will not allow Eastman to run out the clock; the jury in the Sussman case gets seated; more about the January 6 Committee subpoenas; the speech or debate clause; Presidential Records subpoenaed from National Archives; and more. Follow your hosts on Twitter: Allison Gill https://twitter.com/allisongill Andrew Torrez https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw The Podcast: https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod Listener Survey: http://survey.podtrac.com/start-survey.aspx?pubid=BffJOlI7qQcF&ver=short Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Episode 69 - Durham's Suss Claims

    Play Episode Listen Later May 11, 2022 76:35

    This week: the saga of Durham's dubious case against Sussman continues; the 1/6 Committee makes some decisions about which emails it will challenge Eastman's privilege claims; plus some Comings and Goings. Follow your hosts on Twitter: Allison Gill https://twitter.com/allisongill Andrew Torrez https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw The Podcast: https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod Promo Code: Thanks, Feals. Go to Feals.com/cleanup for 50% of your first order, plus free shipping Listener Survey: http://survey.podtrac.com/start-survey.aspx?pubid=BffJOlI7qQcF&ver=short

    Episode 68 - Roe v Howler Monkey Court

    Play Episode Listen Later May 4, 2022 80:52

    This week: Our intrepid hosts briefly go over the leaked SCOTUS opinion on Roe; Judge Kelly's opinion on the RNC's attempt to block Salesforce from releasing Republican fundraising emails to the January 6 Committee; a grand jury in Georgia; nationalism still strong in France; plus some Comings and Goings, including five new US Attorneys. Follow your hosts on Twitter: Allison Gill https://twitter.com/allisongill Andrew Torrez https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw The Podcast: https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod Listener Survey: http://survey.podtrac.com/start-survey.aspx?pubid=BffJOlI7qQcF&ver=short Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Episode 67 - Textual Healing

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 27, 2022 77:52

    This week: Welcome to Allison and Andrew's Text Talk. Your hosts have kind of a textual get-together and talk about the possible implications of the coup group chats supplied by Mark Meadows to the January 6 Committee. Follow your hosts on Twitter: Allison Gill https://twitter.com/allisongill Andrew Torrez https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw The Podcast: https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod Listener Survey: http://survey.podtrac.com/start-survey.aspx?pubid=BffJOlI7qQcF&ver=short Promo Codes: Thanks FEALS.  Become a member at Feals.com/cleanup and get 40% off your first three months! Subscribe to The Jordan Harbinger Show on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, wherever you listen or at jordanharbinger.com/subscrib

    Episode 66 - Squash The Lemonade

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 20, 2022 70:45

    This week: more on Durham's cuckoo case against Sussman, and more on Eastman's coup and privilege case.  Follow your hosts on Twitter: Allison Gill https://twitter.com/allisongill Andrew Torrez https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw The Podcast: https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod Listener Survey: http://survey.podtrac.com/start-survey.aspx?pubid=BffJOlI7qQcF&ver=short

    Episode 65 - Feels Dirty. Not the Good Dirty

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 13, 2022 75:40

    This week: the Secret Service sideshow keeps getting stranger; developments in the January 6 Committee - should they criminally refer Donald; what is Durham up to; metaphysical arguments about the transfer of power are bad; plus comings and goings, and more.  Follow your hosts on Twitter: Allison Gill https://twitter.com/allisongill Andrew Torrez https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw The Podcast: https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod Listener Survey: http://survey.podtrac.com/start-survey.aspx?pubid=BffJOlI7qQcF&ver=short Promo Code Thanks FEALS.  Become a member at Feals.com/cleanup and get 40% off your first three months!

    Episode 64 - Desperately Seeking Sanctions

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 6, 2022 75:40

    This week: some hope is restored; news that DoJ has issued subpoenas to organizers and funders of January 6 and a grand jury has been empaneled for the last 2 months; Andrew plays a little bit of Devil's advocate; Alex Jones news; our hosts roast Donald's attorneys; plus comings and goings, and more.  Follow your hosts on Twitter: Allison Gill https://twitter.com/allisongill Andrew Torrez https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw The Podcast: https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod

    Episode 63 - Smoking Gun Day

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 30, 2022 67:28

    This week: U.S. District Judge David O. Carter says that Trump “more likely than not” committed federal crimes in trying to obstruct the congressional count of electoral college votes. Your hosts can hardly contain their excitement as they dive into the 22 page ruling against Eastman. Judge Carter's ruling: https://www.documentcloud.org/documents/21561212-eastman-ruling Follow your hosts on Twitter: Allison Gill https://twitter.com/allisongill Andrew Torrez https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw The Podcast: https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod Listener Survey: http://survey.podtrac.com/start-survey.aspx?pubid=BffJOlI7qQcF&ver=short Promo Code: Listen to SpyTalk https://link.chtbl.com/SpyTalk

    Episode 62 - Global Discovery

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 23, 2022 56:37

    This week: Lia Thompson wins the NCAA Women's 500M Freestyle in non-record breaking time; updates on DoJ's case against the Proud Boys, Pezzola, and Tarrio; plus a look at Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson's SCOTUS Confirmation Hearing. Follow your hosts on Twitter: Allison Gill https://twitter.com/allisongill Andrew Torrez https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw The Podcast: https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod Listener Survey: http://survey.podtrac.com/start-survey.aspx?pubid=BffJOlI7qQcF&ver=short Promo Code: Thanks FEALS.  Become a member at http://Feals.com/cleanup and get 40% off your first three months. Listen to SpyTalk https://link.chtbl.com/SpyTalk

    Episode 61 - Reduce, Recycle, Recuse

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 16, 2022 54:04

    This week: Justice Thomas says that he's concerned about “cancel culture” and the politicization of SCOTUS, meanwhile his wife, Ginni, was actually at the “Stop the Steal” rally on January 6th; the Department of Education identified 100,000 borrowers who are eligible for student debt cancellation; Joe Manchin continues to out-Manchin himself; DOJ announces it is appointing Associate Deputy Attorney General Kevin Chambers to be the department's “Chief Pandemic Prosecutor;” plus Biden fills some critical roles at the Department of Veterans Affairs. Follow your hosts on Twitter: Allison Gill https://twitter.com/allisongill Andrew Torrez https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw The Podcast: https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod Listener Survey: http://survey.podtrac.com/start-survey.aspx?pubid=BffJOlI7qQcF&ver=short Promo Code: Thanks FEALS. Become a member at http://Feals.com/cleanup and get 40% off your first three months. Listen to SpyTalk https://link.chtbl.com/SpyTalk

    Episode 60 - Otherwise: A Foray into Stupidity

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 9, 2022 63:30

    This week: our hosts dive deep into Judge Nichols' astoundingly absurd reasoning behind dropping one of the big counts against an insurrectionist; a peek at what Eastman attorney-client privilege hearing will look like; plus President Biden did some stuff - like uniting over 1000 children with their parents after the previous administration separated them. Follow your hosts on Twitter: Allison Gill https://twitter.com/allisongill Andrew Torrez https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw The Podcast: https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod  Listener Survey: http://survey.podtrac.com/start-survey.aspx?pubid=BffJOlI7qQcF&ver=short Promo Code: Listen to SpyTalk https://link.chtbl.com/SpyTalk Listen to Frangela https://link.chtbl.com/frangela-the-final-word Additional stuff: Judge Nichols' Opinion https://storage.courtlistener.com/recap/gov.uscourts.dcd.227582/gov.uscourts.dcd.227582.72.0_1.pdf John Eastman https://openargs.com/wp-content/uploads/Eastman-motion-for-continuance.pdf Response https://www.politico.com/f/?id=0000017f-577c-d8c0-a97f-ff7dafce0000 DENIED https://storage.courtlistener.com/recap/gov.uscourts.cacd.841840/gov.uscourts.cacd.841840.182.0.pdf

    Episode 59 - Comic Sans

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 2, 2022 49:08

    This week: President Biden confirmed that his nominee to the Supreme Court will be Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, what garbage will the GOP pull; some of the Kraken lawyers completed their Court assigned Continuing Legal Education in pleading standards and election law, what “courses” did Sidney Powell take; plus Comings and Goings. Follow your hosts on Twitter: Allison Gill https://twitter.com/allisongill Andrew Torrez https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw The Podcast: https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod Listener Survey: http://survey.podtrac.com/start-survey.aspx?pubid=BffJOlI7qQcF&ver=short DO yOuR REsEArcH like Sidney Powell: Fraction Magic – Detailed Vote Rigging Demonstration https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fob-AGgZn44 Hacking Democracy 2004 claims https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=otc1Ca5Llr4 J. Alex Hadlerman Lecture: Securing Digital Democracies https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RAENJAQKBQo Promo Code: Listen to SpyTalk https://link.chtbl.com/SpyTalk

    Episode 58 - DeVry, DeVos, Durham

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 23, 2022 65:14

    This week: Biden's Department of Education approved $2 billion in loan relief for more than 107,000 borrowers through borrower defense - many of those cases DeVoss had just blanket denied; Durham “clears up” his most recent filing; Judge Mehta makes a ruling on Swalwell's Klan suit against Trump, Junior, Guiliani, and Brooks;  and more. Follow your hosts on Twitter: Allison Gill https://twitter.com/allisongill Andrew Torrez https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw The Podcast: https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod Listener Survey: http://survey.podtrac.com/start-survey.aspx?pubid=BffJOlI7qQcF&ver=short

    Episode 57 - Durham's Disintegrating Indictment

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 16, 2022 42:11

    This week: Durham files a “Motion to Inquire into Potential Conflicts of Interest” as if it were a thing; Melania tries to solicit money for a charity that doesn't exist; there are a few Comings and Goings as Biden continues to nominate the most qualified and diverse people, and more. Follow your hosts on Twitter: Allison Gill https://twitter.com/allisongill Andrew Torrez https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw The Podcast: https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod Listener Survey: http://survey.podtrac.com/start-survey.aspx?pubid=BffJOlI7qQcF&ver=short

    Episode 56 - Alabama Crack and Pack

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 9, 2022 41:54

    This week: the shadow docket allows a seemingly racially motivated redistricting to stand in Alabama; Tom Barrack files a coherent motion to dismiss his FARA case; plus Biden expands his Supreme Court nomination team, and continues to nominate the most qualified and diverse people for the bench and ambassador posts, and more. Follow your hosts on Twitter: Allison Gill https://twitter.com/allisongill Andrew Torrez https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw The Podcast: https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod Listener Survey: http://survey.podtrac.com/start-survey.aspx?pubid=BffJOlI7qQcF&ver=short

    Episode 55 - Library Cops

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 2, 2022 50:11

    This week: could Georgia's rules for receiving a pardon be more terrible; does Trump's recent statement amount to a confession; the January 6 Committee has sent 14 subpoenas to the phony electors from 7 states, will they cooperate; plus Biden continues to nominate the most qualified and diverse people; and more. Follow your hosts on Twitter: Allison Gill https://twitter.com/allisongill Andrew Torrez https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw The Podcast: https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Promo Code: Thanks, BetterHelp.  Get 10% off your first month at betterhelp.com/cleanup  Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod Listener Survey: http://survey.podtrac.com/start-survey.aspx?pubid=BffJOlI7qQcF&ver=short Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Episode 54 - Parachute Pants All the Way Down

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 26, 2022 55:22

    This week: Allison and Andrew dive into the civil fraud investigation by AG Leticia James into Trump. It's a doozy. Follow your hosts on Twitter: Allison Gill https://twitter.com/allisongill Andrew Torrez https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw The Podcast: https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod Listener Survey: http://survey.podtrac.com/start-survey.aspx?pubid=BffJOlI7qQcF&ver=short Promo Code: Thanks FEALS. Become a member at Feals.com/cleanup and get 40% off your first three months with free  Listen to SpyTalk https://link.chtbl.com/SpyTalk Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Episode 53 - Codename: Lamp

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 19, 2022 47:31

    This week: Allison and Andrew discuss the seditious conspiracy indictments handed down to Oath Keepers by DoJ; plus President Biden continues to fire people first and let the courts sort them out by firing 7 members of the U.S. Commission for the Preservation of America's Heritage Abroad who were appointed by Trump; The Director of National Intelligence, Avril D. Haines, has appointed a new officer to oversee threats to elections, and more Follow your hosts on Twitter: Allison Gill https://twitter.com/allisongill Andrew Torrez https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw The Podcast: https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod Listener Survey: http://survey.podtrac.com/start-survey.aspx?pubid=BffJOlI7qQcF&ver=short Promo Code: Listen to SpyTalk https://link.chtbl.com/SpyTalk Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Episode 52 - We Gotta Hustle

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 12, 2022 58:47

    This week: Allison and Andrew discuss a Department of Health and Human Services proposed rule change that would require health care plans to cover gender-affirming care; Michael Carvajal and Rachel Rollins in Comings and Goings; pls a conversation with member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, the Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis, the Committee on Oversight and Reform US Congressman from Illinois Raja Krishnamoorthi about Postal reform, January 6, and more. Follow our guest: Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi https://twitter.com/RajaForCongress Follow your hosts on Twitter: Allison Gill https://twitter.com/allisongill Andrew Torrez https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw The Podcast: https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod Listener Survey: http://survey.podtrac.com/start-survey.aspx?pubid=BffJOlI7qQcF&ver=short Promo Code: Thanks, BetterHelp.  Get 10% off your first month at http://betterhelp.com/cleanup  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Episode 51 - Trump Show and Tell

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 5, 2022 45:11

    This week: Allison and Andrew talk about Cy Vance's retirement and what it means to a possible case against Trump in Manhattan; Ivanka, Don Junior, and Donald each get a subpoena to bring stuff and testify from New York's AG; what are they bringing; some Seven Springs Estate speculation; plus Comings and Goings. Listener Survey: http://survey.podtrac.com/start-survey.aspx?pubid=BffJOlI7qQcF&ver=short Follow your hosts on Twitter: Allison Gill https://twitter.com/allisongill Andrew Torrez https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw The Podcast: https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod Promo Code: Thanks, BetterHelp.  Get 10% off your first month at http://betterhelp.com/cleanup  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Episode 50 - It's Been a Year

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 29, 2021 56:41

    This week: Allison and Andrew take a look back at 2021 and share their hopes for 2022. Listener Survey: http://survey.podtrac.com/start-survey.aspx?pubid=BffJOlI7qQcF&ver=short Follow your hosts on Twitter: Allison Gill https://twitter.com/allisongill Andrew Torrez https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw The Podcast: https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Episode 49 - Why is a Filibuster

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 22, 2021 51:52

    This week: Allison and Andrew take apart Trump's latest terrible lawsuit; tell us about the filibuster and how to end it for specific legislation; plus some comings and goings, and more! Listener Survey: http://survey.podtrac.com/start-survey.aspx?pubid=BffJOlI7qQcF&ver=short Follow your hosts on Twitter: Allison Gill https://twitter.com/allisongill Andrew Torrez https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw The Podcast: https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod Promo codes: Policygenius.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Episode 48 - Meadows - Pushing it Hard

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 15, 2021 76:37

    This week: Allison and Andrew spent their evenings watching the January 6 Committee hearing - they're going to tell you all about it; Terwilliger's “unwise” argument, Fox hosts' texts to Meadows, Meadow's and Georgia; Biden's strategy to counter corruption; plus comings and goings. Listener Survey: http://survey.podtrac.com/start-survey.aspx?pubid=BffJOlI7qQcF&ver=short Follow your hosts on Twitter: Allison Gill https://twitter.com/allisongill Andrew Torrez https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw The Podcast: https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod Promo codes: feals.com/cleanup Policygenius.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Episode 47 - Midnight Uber to Mar a Lago

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 8, 2021 59:48

    This week: Allison and Andrew go through DoJ's lawsuit against the recently enacted redistricting plan that would dilute the vote of Hispanic communities in Texas; the strange saga of Sidney Powell continues - our hosts explain the sanctions judgment; did TFG's new social media company violate securities laws; plus a notable moo-vement in the 2022 Congressional landscape.   Listener Survey: http://survey.podtrac.com/start-survey.aspx?pubid=BffJOlI7qQcF&ver=short Follow your hosts on Twitter: Allison Gill https://twitter.com/allisongill Andrew Torrez https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw The Podcast: https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod Promo code: feals.com/cleanup Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Episode 46 - A Normal Sized Doc

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 1, 2021 53:55

    This week: Allison and Andrew take a dive into the Bannon documents; plus a few new nominees. Listener Survey: http://survey.podtrac.com/start-survey.aspx?pubid=BffJOlI7qQcF&ver=short Follow your hosts on Twitter: Allison Gill https://twitter.com/allisongill Andrew Torrez https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw The Podcast: https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Episode 45

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 24, 2021 44:58

    This week: 95% of federal workers and contractors are in compliance with the Biden Admin's vaccine mandate; Jerome Powell is re-nominated by Biden to Chair the Fed; let's talk inflation; Biden plans to nominate 2 people to the Postal Service governing board - looks like DeJoy's days are numbered; Interior Secretary is taking steps to remove “squaw” from federal government use; the January 6 Select Committee has issued subpoenas to Roger Stone, Alex Jones, and more; plus a whole bunch of new nominees.  Follow your hosts on Twitter: Allison Gill https://twitter.com/allisongill Andrew Torrez https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw The Podcast: https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod Promo code: Policygenius.com and let them know we sent you Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Episode 44 - Let's Go (to Jail) Bannon

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 17, 2021 51:56

    This week: Bannon was indicted on two counts of contempt of Congress and turned himself in - will he see jail time; the Select Committee investigating January 6 issues more subpoenas; Biden's vaccine mandates are paused by the courts, but many businesses are still implementing them; the only good thing to say about C. Everett Koop; plus what's holding up all the comings.  Guest host, Eli Bosnick  https://twitter.com/elibosnick https://scathingatheist.com/ Follow your hosts on Twitter: Allison Gill https://twitter.com/allisongill Andrew Torrez https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw The Podcast: https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Indictment: https://www.justice.gov/opa/press-release/file/1447811/download Press release:  https://www.justice.gov/opa/pr/stephen-k-bannon-indicted-contempt-congress Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Episode 43 - Fudge the Numbers

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 10, 2021 55:55

    This week: Andrew and Allison will be taking a look at the grand jury in Georgia, and what a Trump indictment for soliciting election fraud would look like; updates on LGBTQ+ folks who were discharged from military service and their partners; plus Comings and Goings.  Follow your hosts on Twitter: Allison Gill https://twitter.com/allisongill Andrew Torrez https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw The Podcast: https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod Sponsored by: The Feals Customer Service team is dedicated to making sure you get the best use of your CBD. Start feeling better with Feals! Become a member today by going to http://Feals.com/CLEANUP and you'll get 50% off your first order with free shipping. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Episode 42 - The Band's Back Together

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 3, 2021 42:41

    This week: Andrew and Allison will be taking a look at what Office for Access to Justice at the DoJ is doing now; DHS shifting policies to limit where agents can arrest people; plus Comings and Goings. Allison Gill is on vacation Follow your hosts on Twitter: Allison Gill https://twitter.com/allisongill Andrew Torrez https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw The Podcast: https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Episode 41 - The World's Largest Wink

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 27, 2021 48:38

    This week: Andrew and Morgan will be covering Manchin, Sinema, and the Biden agenda; Hunter Walker's piece in Rolling Stone about the planning of January 6; plus Comings and Goings. Allison Gill is on vacation Follow your hosts on Twitter: Andrew Torrez https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw Allison Gill https://twitter.com/allisongill The Podcast: https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Morgan Stringer http://twitter.com/mostring Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Episode 40 - ICE the Bosses

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 20, 2021 39:58

    This week: Allison and Morgan will be covering the latest response from the Department of Justice in the ongoing battle against the Texas abortion ban; a preliminary report from Biden's Commission on SCOTUS reform is out; Biden is redefining the role of ICE; plus Comings and Goings. Follow your hosts on Twitter: Allison Gill https://twitter.com/allisongill Morgan Stringer http://twitter.com/mostring Andrew Torrez https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod Promo Codes: Their top-notch service has earned Policygenius thousands of 5-star reviews across Trustpilot and Google. Head to http://Policygenius.com to get started right now. The Feals Customer Service team is dedicated to making sure you get the best use of your CBD. Start feeling better with Feals! Become a member today by going to http://Feals.com/CLEANUP and you'll get 50% off your first order with free shipping. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Episode 39 - The Camel's Nose

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 13, 2021 63:45

    This week: Andrew and Allison go over the current state of TX SB8 and what happens when the current administrative stay runs out on Wednesday; the Sussman indictment and response get thoroughly examined; a look at some of the rules for forgiving federal student loans; Biden reverses mining rights in a couple of National Monument; and more. Follow your hosts on Twitter: Allison Gill https://twitter.com/allisongill Andrew Torrez https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod Promo Codes: Their top-notch service has earned Policygenius thousands of 5-star reviews across Trustpilot and Google. Head to http://Policygenius.com to get started right now. The Feals Customer Service team is dedicated to making sure you get the best use of your CBD. Start feeling better with Feals! Become a member today by going to http://Feals.com/CLEANUP and you'll get 50% off your first order with free shipping. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Episode 38 - Little Known (Seditious) Conservative Lawyer

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 6, 2021 38:58

    This week: Renato Mariotti joins Allison to talk about John Eastman and his 8 step plan to subvert American democracy; Facebook's outage and what the whistleblowers said; plus Biden appoints and nominates some highly qualified and diverse people to federal benches and US Attorneys' offices. Andrew Torrez is on vacation. Follow your hosts on Twitter: Allison Gill https://twitter.com/allisongill Andrew Torrez https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Renato Mariotti https://twitter.com/renato_mariotti https://ontopicpodcast.com/ Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod Promo Codes: Their top-notch service has earned Policygenius thousands of 5-star reviews across Trustpilot and Google. Head to http://Policygenius.com to get started right now. The Feals Customer Service team is dedicated to making sure you get the best use of your CBD. Start feeling better with Feals! Become a member today by going to http://Feals.com/CLEANUP and you'll get 50% off your first order with free shipping. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Episode 37 - Insurrection for Dummies

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 29, 2021 36:33

    This week: Morgan Stringer joins Allison to talk about January 6th Commission subpoenas; Bannon's January 5th meeting; some personnel shuffle around the insurrection; Eastman's 6 point plan to subvert democracy; plus some of the fallout from SB8. Andrew Torrez is on vacation. Follow your hosts on Twitter: https://twitter.com/allisongill https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw https://twitter.com/aisle45pod https://twitter.com/MoString Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod Sources: https://www.nytimes.com/2021/09/23/us/politics/jan-6-committee-trump-white-house.html https://www.politico.com/news/2021/09/24/jan-6-committee-seeks-testimony-from-riot-defendants-who-pleaded-guilty-514288 https://nymag.com/intelligencer/2021/09/the-horrifying-legal-blueprint-for-trumps-war-on-democracy.html http://cdn.cnn.com/cnn/2021/images/09/20/eastman.memo.pdf https://www.documentcloud.org/documents/21066947-jan-3-memo-on-jan-6-scenario https://www.businessinsider.com/eastman-memo-law-professor-says-trump-attorney-abused-his-work-2021-9 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Episode 36 - Aggravated Naiveté

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 22, 2021 73:23

    This week: Weisselberg's attorney says that there is strong reason to believe more indictments are coming from the Trump Org investigation; many federal agencies adopted policies explicitly prohibiting the use of “chokeholds” and “carotid restraints” unless deadly force is authorized; Randall Eliason joins us to talk about Durham's flimsy Sussman indictment; plus five more Biden nominations are announced. Follow our guest on Twitter: Randall Eliason https://twitter.com/RDEliason https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/2021/09/17/after-two-years-this-is-best-trumps-chosen-investigator-can-do/ Follow your hosts on Twitter: https://twitter.com/allisongill https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod Promo Codes: Their top-notch service has earned Policygenius thousands of 5-star reviews across Trustpilot and Google. Head to http://Policygenius.com to get started right now.  The Feals Customer Service team is dedicated to making sure you get the best use of your CBD. Start feeling better with Feals! Become a member today by going to Feals.com/CLEANUP and you'll get 50% off your first order with free shipping.   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Episode 35 - Intergovernmental Immunity

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 15, 2021 53:39

    This week: Allison and Andrew dive into the Justice Department's suit against Texas over SB8; Columbus, Ohio enlists the help of DoJ to reform its police department, but the police don't seem to be cooperating; DoJ and MALDEF file appeals in Texas over DACA; plus bye-bye to Spicer and Conway, hello to a good Judge Thomas; and more. Follow your hosts on Twitter: https://twitter.com/allisongill https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early for as little as $1 an episode? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod Promo Codes: Their top-notch service has earned Policygenius thousands of 5-star reviews across Trustpilot and Google. Head to http://Policygenius.com to get started right now.  The Feals Customer Service team is dedicated to making sure you get the best use of your CBD. Start feeling better with Feals! Become a member today by going to Feals.com/CLEANUP and you'll get 50% off your first order with free shipping.   Episode 35 - Intergovernmental Immunity Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Episode 34 - Womb Chasers (feat. Marcy Wheeler)

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 8, 2021 74:58

    This week: what is the shadow docket; just how insidious is Texas SB8; where in the world is John Pierce - defender of January 6 insurrectionists and probable grifter; two key nominations from Biden; and more. *Correction: Andrew refers to John Pierce's two-member group as the “National Constitutional Liberties Union.” It is called the “National Constitutional Law Union.” Andrew may have misnamed the duo, but he did not mischaracterize it. Mr. Torrez regrets the error, but more so, the group's existence. Follow our guest on Twitter: https://twitter.com/emptywheel https://www.emptywheel.net/ Follow your hosts on Twitter: https://twitter.com/allisongill https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod Promo Codes: Better, faster writing means better business, start writing with Wordtune at http://wordtune.com/CLEANUP The Feals Customer Service team is dedicated to making sure you get the best use of your CBD. Start feeling better with Feals! Become a member today by going to Feals.com/CLEANUP and you'll get 50% off your first order with free shipping. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Episode 33 - Live in DC - Dissecting the Kraken with Glenn Kirschner

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 1, 2021 91:52

    This week: AG and Andrew are live in DC with special guest Glenn Kirschner. They take a deep dive into Judge Parker's Kraken sanctions ruling. Follow your hosts on Twitter: https://twitter.com/allisongill https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Promo Codes: The Feals Customer Service team is dedicated to making sure you get the best use of your CBD. Start feeling better with Feals! Become a member today by going to Feals.com/CLEANUP and you'll get 50% off your first order with free shipping. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Episode 32 - “Uniquely Destabilizing and Dangerous…”

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 25, 2021 52:08

    This week: Lawrence Tribe calls on Garland to investigate Trump for his attempted coup; Fruman is changing his not guilty plea; environmental cleanup news; Maricopa County Recorder writes a 38-page letter to Arizona Republicans about the Crazy Times Carnival Fraudit; plus Biden has nominated Ambassadors to China, Japan, and Tanzania, plus 5 more key nominations; and more! Follow your hosts on Twitter: https://twitter.com/allisongill https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod Promo Codes: Head to Policygenius.com to get started right now. When it comes to insurance, it's nice to get it right.  The Feals Customer Service team is dedicated to making sure you get the best use of your CBD. Start feeling better with Feals! Become a member today by going to Feals.com/CLEANUP and you'll get 50% off your first order with free shipping.   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Episode 31 - Twenty Years of Landmines

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 18, 2021 45:40

    This week: some context for the US withdrawal from Afghanistan that's missing from most major outlets; the Senate passes a resolution to authorize the budget reconciliation process; we welcome another Republican to join the 1/6 Commission; Acting Solicitor General Elizabeth Prelogar has been nominated to fill the position in a Senate-confirmed capacity; plus Biden got some nominees confirmed last week, but has many more to go; and more! Follow your hosts on Twitter: https://twitter.com/allisongill https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod Promo Codes: Head to Policygenius.com to get started right now. When it comes to insurance, it's nice to get it right.  The Feals Customer Service team is dedicated to making sure you get the best use of your CBD. Start feeling better with Feals! Become a member today by going to Feals.com/CLEANUP and you'll get 50% off your first order with free shipping.   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Episode 30 - Do Me a Coup, Though

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 11, 2021 53:31

    This week: it's beginning to look like Democrats outmaneuver Republicans on infrastructure; Jeffrey Rosen has been working with the DOJ about TFG's attempts to get him to do a coup; we're learning how deep the plan actually went; Riggleman, once endorsed by TFG, is now a technical advisor to the Jan 6 Commission; and welcome to Eunice Lee to the 2nd Circuit. Follow your hosts on Twitter: https://twitter.com/allisongill https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod Promo Codes: Get help writing your emails, reports, presentations, resumes, blogs… today. Go to wordtune.com/CLEANUP. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Episode 29 - EPA & DOJ

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 4, 2021 53:37

    This week: reversing Trump's environmental policies will take some time; Trump's losing record defending his rule changes; some of Garland's recent decisions are pretty encouraging. Andrew Torrez is out this week, so Morgan Stringer is joining Allison. Follow your hosts on Twitter: https://twitter.com/allisongill https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Morgan Stringer, Ace Associate https://twitter.com/MoString Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Episode 28 - Pelosi Consulted, Pelosi Declined

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 28, 2021 56:45

    This week: some prominent Republicans have switched to promoting the COVID vaccine; the January 6 House Select Committee convened with 7 Democrats and 2 Republicans; Merrick Garland issued a long-awaited directive Wednesday seeking to limit political influence on law enforcement matters by strictly limiting contacts between Justice Department personnel and the White House; calls for an investigation as to whether Barr blocked Barrack charges; Biden nominates 8 new US Attorneys including one who will replace Michael Sherwin. Follow your hosts on Twitter: https://twitter.com/allisongill https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod Promo code: Writing effectively will help you stand out, so I highly recommend you try Wordtune. Wordtune works anywhere you're working online—Google Docs, Slack, Outlook Web, WhatsApp and more. Our listeners can try Wordtune for free at wordtune.com/CLEANUP Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Episode 27 - 8 Months

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 21, 2021 62:15

    This week: what could the first felony sentence handed down to an insurrectionist mean for the rest of them; Calk talk - Stephen M. Calk gets convicted of bribery and corruptly using his position; how laughable are McQarthy's picks for the House Insurrection Commission and a friendly wager on how Pelosi will proceed Follow your hosts on Twitter: https://twitter.com/allisongill https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod Promo code: Match with a licensed therapist when you go to talkspace.com and get $100 off your first month with the promo code CLEANUP. That's $100 off when you use code CLEANUP at talkspace.com. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Episode 26 - Kraken Sanctions

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 14, 2021 70:15

    This week: let's take a deep dive into the Kraken sanctions hearing; the Pentagon scraps a $10B deal with Microsoft after Amazon sued on the grounds that the contract was awarded due to “outside influence that has no place in the government”; the Commerce Department released a report on proposed automobile tariffs from the Trump Admin.; what's a “broadband nutrition label”; new Biden policy largely prohibits the detention of pregnant, nursing and postpartum women who have been caught crossing the border illegally; plus hello to Chantale Wong who will be nominated as U.S. director of the Asian Development Bank; and we bid a less than fond farewell to Social Security Commissioner Andrew Saul.  Follow your hosts on Twitter: https://twitter.com/allisongill https://twitter.com/patorrezlaw https://twitter.com/aisle45pod Want to support this podcast and get it ad-free and early? Go to: https://www.patreon.com/aisle45pod Promo codes Match with a licensed therapist when you go to talkspace.com and get $100 off your first month with the promo code CLEANUP. That's $100 off when you use code CLEANUP at talkspace.com. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

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