Judge Ben

Producer

Description

Retiring Judge Ben Joseph speaks with a variety of professionals interacting with the legal system.

Programs in this Series

Format: 2020-09-21
Format: 2020-09-21
Dealing with Drug Abuse - 09/25/2020
Host Ben Joseph chats with Doctor John Brooklyn about his experience dealing with patients who have drug problems. Dr. Brooklyn works in the Community Health Centers in Burlington.
Confiscating Cars Operated by DUI Defendants - 09/25/2020
Host Ben Joseph is joined by State's Attorney for Grand Isle County Doug DiSabito. Doug talks about his proposal to deter DUI defendants by taking their cars away from them. 
A Prosecutor's Perspective on Cases Involving Domestic Violence and/or Sexual Assault - 08/28/2020
Judge Ben chats with Chittenden County States Attorney Sarah George.
New Approaches to Dealing with Perpetrators and Victims of Domestic and Sexual Violence - 08/28/2020
Host Ben Joseph sits down again with Karen Tronsgard-Scott, Executive Director, Vermont Network Against Domestic and Sexual Violence.
New Approaches to Dealing with Perpetrators and Victims of Domestic and Sexual Violence - 08/13/2020
Host Ben Joseph chats with Karen Tronsgard-Scott, Executive Director, Vermont Network Against Domestic and Sexual Violence.
The Vermont Network Against Domestic and Sexual Violence - 07/09/2020
Judge Ben Joseph talks with Karen Transgard-Scott, CEO at the Vermont Network Against Domestic and Sexual Violence.
Conversations Around Cannabis - The Majority Report - 12/05/2019
Judge Ben Joseph hosts a discussion with Edwin Baker, LICSW of Morrisville VT and an addiction and substance abuse counselor; Dr. Catherine Antley, member of the Vermont Medical Society of Burlington; and Pharmacologist Judith Margulies from...
Conversations Around Cannabis with Bishop Jethro James - 12/05/2019
Judge Ben Joseph hosts a discussion about cannabis with Bishop Jethro James from New Jersey, a Senior Pastor of Paradise Baptist Church. James also serves as the New Jersey State Director of Social Action, is chairperson of the appropriations...
What Is Restorative Justice? - 09/05/2019
Judge Ben interviews Nina Curtis, Executive Director of the Franklin Grand Isle Restorative Justice Center.
The Consequences of Drug Abuse on our Communities - 08/23/2019
Judge Ben interviews Vicki Gohl, a retail business owner in Brattleboro, VT. Retail stores on the street have been hurt by the presence of drug abusers hassling shoppers for money to buy drugs. Stores have closed, jobs have been lost, and taxes are...
Highway Safety - Speed and Weed - 04/02/2019
Judge Ben chats with Chief of the Governor's Highway Safety Program Keith Flynn.
The Effects of Marijuana and Driving - 02/18/2019
Ben Joseph talks with Phillip Drum, a pharmacist and expert on the effects of marijuana and driving.
Consequences of the Commercialization of Marijuana - 12/20/2018
Ben Joseph talks with Dr. Catherine Antley about marijuana commercialization.
The Future of Health Care in Vermont - 09/20/2018
Ben Joseph and Dr. Louis Meyers, M.D., discuss the future of healthcare for Vermonters. Meyers is running for a seat in the State Senate this year. They also touch upon the unknown risks of marijuana and the increase of abuse of the drug in our...
Will Vermont Have a Budget by July 1st? - 05/17/2018
Host Ben Joseph is joined by Mitzi Johnson, Speaker of the House for the State of Vermont, about the pending dispute between the legislature and Governor Scott over the 2019 budget.

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