After Words

After Words: Philip Howard, "Life Without Lawyers: Liberating Americans from Too Much Law," interviewed by Joan Biskupic, Supreme Court Reporter, USA Today

About the Program

The author uses the personal stories of real people to explain why he believes there’s an urgent need for legal reform in the U.S.   He describes the legal system as one flooded with rules that prevent people from taking responsibility, and he presents the approach he believes is needed to fix the problem.

About the Authors

Philip Howard

Philip HowardPhilip Howard is an attorney, founder of Common Good and author of several books on reforming the legal system, including The Death of Common Sense and The Lost Art of Drawing the Line.
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Past Airings

  • Sunday, February 22nd at 12pm (ET)
  • Monday, February 16th at 3am (ET)
  • Monday, February 16th at 12am (ET)
  • Sunday, February 15th at 9pm (ET)
  • Saturday, February 14th at 10pm (ET)
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