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Legal Connections

Legal Connections is a creative partnership between Florida A&M University College of Law (FAMU) and Orange TV.  It airs on Orange TV, FAMU TV 20, and is shown on the FAMU College of Law’s webpage. 

The program provides important legal information and news from credible legal experts. Legal Connections strives to raise awareness of important social, racial, and economic justice issues impacting communities of color.

Please contact stephanie.strong@famu.edu to submit story and interview ideas

 

 

Florida A&M University (FAMU) College of Law announces its summer 2022 lineup for Legal Connections.

The program features the following interviews:
 
  • Attorney and alum Bruce Mount discusses how to survive police encounters

  • Clinic Director Mark Dorosin provides overview of Legal Clinic

  • Omarosa Manigault-Newman talks about becoming a lawyer

  • President Larry Robinson, Ph.D. and Dean Deidré Keller unveil FAMU Law's Judges Gallery

 

 

Florida A&M University (FAMU) announces its winter Legal Connections show lineup.

Host and FAMU Law alum Kimra Major-Morris, Esq. interviews the following guests for the program:

  • FAMU Law Dean Deidré Keller discusses the Emmitt Till case.
  • FAMU Law Professor Mark Dorosin explains how FAMU Law’s Legal Clinic helps the community.
  • Founder & Executive Director of Stand Up Survivor Lisa Alexander talks about the signs of domestic violence and abuse. She also shares her heartfelt experiences as a victim.
  • Executive Director of Florida Rights Restoration Desmond Meade explains prison gerrymandering.
  • FAMU Law Professor Robert Abrams discusses the Clean Water Act and the Safe Drinking Water Act.

 

 

 

Legal Connections Fall 2021

Hosted by Kimra-Major Morris

The following segments are featured: 

  • Urban Farms, Raymond Warthen, Infinite Zion Farms

  • The Plight of Black Farmers, Greg Francis, Attorney

  • Diversity, Equity & Inclusion in Higher Education & Racial Justice, Deidré Keller, FAMU Law Dean

  • Closer Look at Your Right to Remain Silent & Due Process, Professor LeRoy Pernell

  • Bring Out The Dolls, Shannon Ligon, Attorney

 

 

Legal Connections Special Edition

The Legal Ramifications of the Ocoee Massacre

Host Daralene Jones interviews FAMU Law Dean Deidre Keller and Professor of Law LeRoy Pernell about the Ocoee Massacre of 1920.

 

 

Legal Connections

The President’s Corner

Fall 2020

President Larry Robinson discusses COVID-19, FAMU’s testing site, FAMU accomplishments, Bragg Stadium renovations, fundraising and much more.