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COURTSIDE with Neal Katyal

COURTSIDE with Neal Katyal

By Neal Katyal
Constitutional scholar and lawyer Neal Katyal hosts Courtside, a daily explainer podcast focused on post-election litigation and other politically charged legal matters making news.
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Episode 85
June 13, 2021 On tonight's #Courtside, a discussion of the recent revelations that Trump's DOJ electronically spied on Dem members of Congress and their families. COURTSIDE with Neal Katyal is a fast, irreverent look at the legal issues of the day, hosted by the Obama Administration's top courtroom lawyer and Georgetown Professor Neal Katyal. Neal has argued 44 cases at the Supreme Court and explains the legal issues of the week in under 10 minutes. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
June 14, 2021
Episode 84
May 31, 2021 Today, on #Courtside, a description of the Tulsa Massacre of 1921 and how new laws in Oklahoma and other places that try to ban the teaching of such history are unconstitutional. COURTSIDE with Neal Katyal is a fast, irreverent look at the legal issues of the day, hosted by the Obama Administration's top courtroom lawyer and Georgetown Professor Neal Katyal. Neal has argued 44 cases at the Supreme Court and explains the legal issues of the week in under 10 minutes. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
May 31, 2021
Episode 82
May 23, 2021 Discussing the Supreme Court's decision to hear the Mississippi abortion case, and what it means for the future of Roe v. Wade, and what you can do about it. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
May 24, 2021
Episode 81
May 16, 2021 Can Florida Governor DeSantis prevent Donald Trump from being extradited to face justice in New York if Trump is indicted? Answer: No. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
May 17, 2021
Episode 80
May 9, 2021 On #Courtside tonight, an analysis of the new voting restrictions in Florida and other states, what they mean for the future of our democracy, and what you can do about it. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
May 10, 2021
Episode 79
May 2, 2021 Examining the FBI raid of Rudy GIiuliani and what it means. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
May 04, 2021
Episode 78
April 25, 2021 Personal reflections on the Chauvin prosecution and a deep dive into the new tragic Supreme Court decision on juvenile life without parole. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
April 26, 2021
Episode 77
April 11, 2021 A closer look at the investigation into Florida Congressman Matt Gaetz. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
April 12, 2021
Episode 76
April 4, 2021 Courtside is back! A discussion of Washington DC Statehood and voting rights. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
April 05, 2021
Episode 75
March 21, 2021 Everything you need to know about hate crimes and the Georgia murders, including the recent rise in violence against Asian-Americans and what all of us can do to help prevent future hate crimes. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
March 22, 2021
Episode 74
March 14, 2021 A deep dive into the evils of cash bail. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
March 15, 2021
Episode 73
March 7, 2021 A deep dive into Voting Rights and the Supreme Court. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
March 08, 2021
Episode 72
February 21, 2021 Deep dives into immigration reform and the new voter suppression efforts, and the need to pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Act. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
February 22, 2021
Episoode 71
February 14, 2021 Trump’s second impeachment, what his verdict means, and the justice he will face in the future, including the 14th Amendment option. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
February 15, 2021
Episode 70
February 7, 2021 What to expect in this week’s Impeachment trial of Donald Trump. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
February 08, 2021
Episode 69
January 31, 2021 Trump loses all his impeachment lawyers; Expel Marjorie Taylor Greene?; and a deep dive into the Japanese American internment in World War 2. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
February 01, 2021
Episode 68
January 24, 2021 A deep dive on President Biden’s Executive Orders, compared to Trump’s lawless and evil ones. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 25, 2021
Episode 49
December 30, 2020 An in-depth look at the many fatal flaws with Senator Hawley’s plan to object to Biden’s win Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 48
December 29, 2020 A deep dive into what Republicans & Pence can do on January 6. (Short answer: nothing) Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 47
December 28, 2020 A deep dive into the absolute stupidity of Rep. Gohmert’s lawsuit, claiming Pence gets to pick the next Vice President and President Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 46
December 27, 2020 It’s Sunday so no more cases for Trump to lose; a deep dive on whether Trump can declare martial law Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 45
December 26, 2020 Trump tweets nonsense about the election; Trumpistas’ big star witness for Supreme Court about election fraud turns out to know a lot about fraud Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 44
December 24, 2020 Trump bigly loses big Wisconsin case in federal appeals court; his new Attorney General worrisome Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 43
December 23, 2020 SCOTUS sends Trump bad news; Giuliani back at 4 Seasons; Bill Barr ends his disgrace Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 42
December 22, 2020 Trump lawyers (not just Trump) start becoming big losers; Trump tries pardoning Republicans to find friends Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 41
December 21, 2020 Sidney Powell back at White House; Team Kraken facing lawsuits of their own; Bill Barr meets Bob Dylan Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 40
December 20, 2020 Giuliani’s back with another irrelevant lawsuit at Supreme Court; enter Eminem; Team Kracken looks even more ridiculous Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 39
December 19, 2020 Must see episode, Trump tries to appoint Sidney Powell Special Counsel for Kracken, Trump entertains martial law because he lost election; further insanity and inanity ensues Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 38
December 18, 2020 Trump’s Kracken desperately attack Supreme Court Clerk’s Office; debuting a new feature; Trump botches the census at SCOTUS Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 37
December 17, 2020 The Trumpistas continue their delusional claims; peak cray cray; Hunter Biden Special Counsel? Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 36
December 17, 2020 Trump keeps ranting he won; his motivations now uncovered (as always, it’s about $). Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 35
December 16, 2020 Trump loses “the big one” (Vladimir Putin); Mitch McConnell therefore free to congratulate President-elect Biden and does. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 34
December 15, 2020 Biden formally wins the Electoral College; Trump and Valdemort continue their delusions; Bill Barr A/K/A disgrace is out. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 33
December 14, 2020 Trump melts down over US Supreme Court loss; Republicans betray what principles they had; + a quick intro/primer on tmrw’s big Electoral College meeting in all 50 States. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 32
December 13, 2020 Trump throws temper tantrum over many new losses; his case called racist by WI Justices; GOP turns secessionist. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 31
December 12, 2020 Trump’s Texas Kracken lawsuit cracks; US Supreme Court unanimously denies it. Impossible to lose more bigly. Must-see episode. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 30
December 11, 2020 Trump loses another one; 106 members of Congress join the joke Texas lawsuit; Louisiana can’t spell. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 29
December 10, 2020 Trump loses 3 more times; 17 states (kind of) support Texas’s inane attempt to overturn the election; embarrassment ensues. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 28
December 9, 2020 Safe Harbor Day. Trump loses there and has huge loss in US Supreme Court. He pins his hopes now on a ridiculous case from Texas. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 27
December 7, 2020 Trump approaches a whopping 50 Supreme Court losses; Ted Cruz enters the picture. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 26
December 6, 2020 Trump’s detachment from reality continues; some action in US Supreme Court (nothing to fear) Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 25
December 5, 2020 Trump loses even more in court; his grift continues. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 24
December 4, 2020 Trump manages to lose even more court cases. The Kracken elite law strike force continues its losing and increasingly irrelevant litigation. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 23
December 3, 2020 Trump has an epic meltdown, loses in Wisconsin Supreme Court. Certifications against him continue. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 22
December 2, 2020 Trump manages to lose even more election cases, so much so that even Attorney General Bill Barr is rejecting his allegations of voter fraud. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 21
November 29, 2020 Trump cements his status as the biggest loser of all time, has yet another Pennsylvania Supreme Court loss. He goes on North Korean TV to complain. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 20
November 28, 2020 Trump and his “law”yers continue to make frivolous claims. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 19
November 27, 2020 Trump suffered the most massive loss today since the election was called for Joe Biden 20 days ago. The US Court of Appeals wrote an opinion that devastated all of his claims. And it happened to be written by Judge Stefanos Bibas, who was put on the Court by a guy named Donald Trump. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 18
November 25, 2020 A lot to be thankful for, don’t be distracted or distraught by silly Pennsylvania shenanigans. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 17
November 24, 2020 Republicans finally waking up to reality, tho not Trump or Giuliani. Trump court and certification losses continue. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 16
November 23, 2020 Trump losses continue, his play to mess with Michigan backfires, and he finally wins something: the title for the silliest (and most losing) legal strategy of all time. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 15
November 22, 2020 Trump’s worst day yet. Has to fire the lawyer he just hired, suffers biggest court loss yet. Devastating. No one has lost more so fast. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 14
November 21, 2020 Spanning the events of the last 2 days, with a focus on Trump’s implosion in Michigan. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 13
November 19, 2020 Covering Giuliani & Georgia + Michigan & Misdemeanors (and More). Don’t miss the last minute! Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 12
November 18, 2020 Trump continues to lose everywhere. He’s launched a modern Jim Crow. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 11
November 17, 2020 An in depth look at Mayor Giuliani’s courtroom argument, Trump’s huge loss in the Pennsylvania Supreme Court, and the antics in Michigan/Wayne County. (Short answer on latter: won’t stop Biden but lawless and evil and Soviet nonetheless). Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 10
November 16, 2020 A rapid fire tour today through all the many Trump losses in court, his “restructuring” of his Pennsylvania lawsuit, and new allegations of vote fraud against Trump supporters such as Senator Lindsey Graham. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 9
November 15, 2020 Here’s why Trump’s claim about fraud in the voting machines/Dominion is so bogus. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 8
November 14, 2020 Trump continues to lose, lie, and obfuscate. Today’s events in under 3 minutes. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 7
November 13, 2020 Join me as I breakdown today’s multiple Trump losses. No litigant has ever lost so much so fast. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 6
November 12, 2020 Oooh Trump finally won something! Too bad for him it doesn’t matter one whit. Join me for a dive into today’s Trump litigation events. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 5
November 11, 2020 Trump’s legal challenges continue to lose steam. My most reassuring episode yet! Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 4
November 10, 2020 A deep dive into the Trumpist theory that state legislatures like Pennsylvania’s can just throw out last week’s election and appoint electors themselves. It’s baloney, to use the technical legal term. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 3
November 9, 2020 Breaking down the Pennsylvania litigation Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 2
November 8, 2020 It’s Election Decision Day +1. Here’s what’s happening in Trump’s quixotic attempt to try to contest the election. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 1
November 7, 2020 I’m doing short 2 minute explainers on Trump’s election litigation. This episode was shot on the day the election was called for Biden. This is the first episode in the series, and it’s already been viewed 250k times on IGTV. Your reactions are what led me to make this a little series! Thank you!!! Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 22, 2021
Episode 67
January 20, 2021 Biden is inaugurated; it’s over; what criminal liability Trump faces. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 21, 2021
Episode 66
January 19, 2021 Trump’s last full day; a deep dive into Biden’s first day and his reversal of the Muslim Ban. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 20, 2021
Episode 65
January 18, 2021 A deep dive on Trump’s pardons and what to expect, Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 19, 2021
Episode 64
January 17, 2021 MyPillow guy comes to DC; can Trump get secret service protection and fed $ if he is convicted? Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 18, 2021
Episode 63
January 16, 2021 Trump’s troika of Bannon, Flynn & Stone facing new legal trouble; a deep dive on impeaching and trying ex-Presidents. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 17, 2021
Episode 62
January 14, 2021 The impeachment vote haunts Congress; America’s Mayor gets stiffed by America’s Loser. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 15, 2021
Episode 61
January 13, 2021 Trump becomes the first President ever to be impeached twice; arguments against it fell apart. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 14, 2021
Episode 60
January 12, 2021 Impeachment becomes unstoppable. Why is this impeachment night different from all other impeachment nights? Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 13, 2021
Episode 59
January 11, 2021 Impeachment Article introduced in House; an explainer on the process of impeachment trials & what to expect. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 12, 2021
Episode 58
January 10, 2021 Impeachment takes off in House, a deep dive on the history of impeachment, and its importance to our Constitution. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 11, 2021
Episode 57
January 8, 2021 Trump Twitter ban. Impeachment looms for good reason; can move quickly. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 10, 2021
Episode 56
January 7, 2021 Trump concedes, cementing his status as BLE (Biggest Loser Ever). Deep dive on 25th Amendment. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 10, 2021
Episode 55
January 6, 2021 Reflections on the Capitol violence and what to do about it, from Trump to his seditious conspirators. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 10, 2021
Episode 54
January 5, 2021 Trump loses yet again. VP Pence makes noises about doing the right thing. A serious note about our country. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 10, 2021
Episode 53
January 4, 2021 Trump loses yet another federal case; calls for his indictment and impeachment as a result of Georgia tape mount. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 10, 2021
Episode 52
January 3, 2021 Trump tapes reveal him pressuring Georgia to cheat; Gohmert sets world record for fastest court loss. Note today is very serious but I am continuing to try and give you some lightness as I know how worried some of you are. All will be ok. And hopefully I won’t have to sing Jonathan Larson again. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 10, 2021
Episode 51
January 2, 2021 Gohmert loses his crazy lawsuit; Ted Cruz launches new crazy attempt to overturn election. Both are jokes. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 10, 2021
Episode 50
January 1, 2021 Omg it’s Episode 50 of COURTSIDE: a focus on Trump DOJ rejecting Gohmert’s Pence joke lawsuit. Follow Neal: #NealKatyal #Courtside
January 10, 2021