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Open Court

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Open Court

Open Court


'Open Court' Presented by Rivers Law - Saturday 12:00-1:00 PM

  • 7/12/14 Open Court

    July 13, 2014

    Bruce Rivers returns to tell us what he's been up to in his time away. Plus, it's an "open line" edition featuring your calls.
  • 6-21-14 - Open Court Presented by Rivers Law PA.

    June 21, 2014

    Julie Jonas of The Innocence Project talks about her successful efforts in securing the release Michael Hansen.
  • 6-07-14 - Open Court Presented by Rivers Law PA.

    June 7, 2014

    Debbie Russell was the prosecutor in the Amy Senser case and is in studio for today's show.
  • 5/31/14 Open Court

    June 1, 2014

    Presented by Rivers Law PA. This week, the Honorable David Lillehaug joins the program to talk about his career as a MN Supreme Court Justice.
  • 5/24/14 Open Court

    May 25, 2014

    Presented by Rivers Law PA. As we roll though Memorial Day weekend, Bruce Rivers talks about the policing (and effects) of DUIs.
  • 5-17-14 - Open Court Presented by Rivers Law PA.

    May 17, 2014

    Pete Orput was the prosecuting attorney in the Byron Smith murder case in Little Falls. He's in studio with Bruce Rivers to talk about the case.
  • 5-10-14 - Open Court Presented by Rivers Law PA.

    May 10, 2014

    Bruce Rivers breaks down the Curtis Zumberge case and aiding and abetting definition. We take your calls in response to the case as well this hour.
  • 5/3/14 Open Court

    May 4, 2014

    Presented by Rivers Law PA. In the wake of the Byron Smith trial & the troubled teen in Waseca, Bruce Rivers discusses where some kids go wrong.
  • 4-26-14 - Open Court Presented by Rivers Law PA.

    April 26, 2014

    It's the hot story this week. The trial of Byron Smith. Bruce Rivers lends his expertise to help us better understand what's happening in the courtroom in Liittle Falls.
  • 4-12 - Open Court Presented by Rivers Law PA.

    April 19, 2014

    Bob Gerchen of Litigation Insights joins the show to talk about the Minnesota man who shot two teens in his home.
  • 4-12 - Open Court Presented by Rivers Law PA.

    April 13, 2014

    Open lines today on Open Court and we cover a variety of topics. Also this hour, Bruce delves into the Amy Senser case and Joe's role as family spokesman.
  • 4-05-14 - Open Court Presented by Rivers Law PA.

    April 6, 2014

    Dr. Lindsey Thomas, medical examiner for Hennepin County, shares a riveting hour with us explaining her job and answering your questions about the process of post-mortem pathology.
  • 3/29/14 Open Court

    March 30, 2014

    Presented by Rivers Law PA. This week's guest, Hamline law professor Julie Jonas, joins the show to discuss the Innocence Project on Minnesota.
  • 3/22/14 Open Court

    March 23, 2014

    Presented by Rivers Law PA. This week, Bruce Rivers takes your general questions on the law during this "open lines" show.
  • Open Court - 3/15/14

    March 16, 2014

    Presented by Rivers Law PA. In this edition of the program, Bruce Rivers takes your calls. Plus, he zeroes in on the topics of identity theft and the laws surrounding DUI arrests.
  • Open Court - 3/8/14

    March 9, 2014

    Presented by Rivers Law PA. This week, the Honorable Kevin Burke joins Bruce Rivers in studio to answer your questions on several topics concerning the law.
  • 3-1-14 Open Court

    March 3, 2014

    Presented by Rivers Law PA. Criminal Defense Lawyer Bruce Rivers joins WCCO's Steve Thomson to talk about their new law show, "Open Court"!