Heyyy. Let's talk about justice. It's been a long day, pour some gin and have a seat. Two girls, working in law, and we want to talk about what really goes on. We’re shedding light on the inner workings of the criminal justice system, and sometimes we just need some gin. Justine and Amanda deep dive into the many perspectives of the criminal justice system giving listeners a look at the system through the eyes of all walks of life. They discuss the successes and many failures of the system allowing listeners to understand the side of justice that’s often not portrayed. Follow and subscribe for bi-weekly behind the scenes look at the American Legal System. Have an experience with the criminal justice system you want to share? Email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
Amanda grew up in the Florida area and began to see from a young age how policing affected communities of color and communities of poverty differently. Amanda has now been a Legal Assistant at a criminal defense firm for several years. She is passionate about helping persons charged with crimes navigate the complicated legal system. Amanda is determined to raise awareness about criminal justice reform, specifically issues with race, abolishing the death penalty, mental illness, and wrongful convictions. Email: Amanda@ginandjusticepodcast.com
Justine grew up in the upstate New York area and quickly saw how substance abuse was criminalized. This inspired her to pursue a legal career with the specific goal of helping those with substance abuse disorders. She now works as a criminal defense attorney that is passionate about criminal justice reform issues, specifically substance abuse issues, abolishing the death penalty, sentencing reform, and prison reform. Email: Justine@ginandjusticepodcast.com
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