Apr 1, 2021 • 1HR 11M

When the NCAA Met the Supreme Court...

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Advisory Opinions is a new podcast from The Dispatch. Hosts David French and Sarah Isgur have a weekly conversation about the law, culture, and why it matters.
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As the Houston Cougars and Baylor Bears prepare for their Final Four faceoff this Saturday, our podcast hosts break down Wednesday’s Supreme Court arguments for National Collegiate Athletic Association v. Alston, a case that will determine whether the NCAA’s rules restricting student athlete compensation violate federal antitrust law. Stick around to hear David and Sarah chat about developments in qualified immunity law, how nondisclosure agreements hide sex abuse scandals, and a new civil lawsuit brought by two U.S. Capitol Police officers against Donald Trump.

Show Notes:

-Supreme Court oral arguments for National Collegiate Athletic Association v. Alston.

-Taylor v. Riojas.

-Florida v. Georgia.

-“The Supreme Court Is Giving Lower Courts a Subtle Hint to Rein In Police Misconduct” by Joanna Schwartz in TheAtlantic.

-Bivens v. Six Unknown Named Agents of Federal Bureau of Narcotics.

-Facebook Inc. v. Duguid.

-French Press: ‘They Aren’t Who You Think They Are’ by David French in The Dispatch.

-James Blassingame and Sidney Hemby v. Donald Trump.