Entries by John Birdsall

Join Birdsall Law Offices S.C. for our 7th Annual Fundraiser Benefiting the Milwaukee Rescue Mission

Have you ever worried about where your next meal would come from? Or maybe where you and your children could stay during a cold winter night? Unfortunately, worrying about those things are normal to Milwaukee’s homeless population and homeless populations around the world. Being that we are located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, our firm seriously appreciates […]

The Black Defendant and the all White Jury: Maintaining Racial Hierarchy in a Post-Strauder America

Written By: Attorney Nicole Muller/ Associate Attorney Birdsall Law Offices, S.C. Introduction “It requires little knowledge of human nature to anticipate that those who had long been regarded as an inferior and subject race would, when suddenly raised to the rank of citizenship, be looked upon with jealousy and positive dislike, and that state laws […]

The Legal Defense Show – 4/7/18

Legal Defense is back on 101.5 FM WHBL Sheboygan! With a new week, comes a new episode of Legal Defense! This time John and Kirk discuss issues pertaining to JAG jury selection processes, Wisconsin Supreme Court Elections and the role of judges, and the compensation rate for appointed counsel. Additionally, Attorney John Birdsall discusses the […]

The Legal Defense Show – 1/27/18

Legal Defense is back on 101.5 FM WHBL Sheboygan! With a new week, comes a new episode of Legal Defense!  Attorney John Birdsall is coming to you from the Big Apple! While on a business trip in New York City, Attorney Birdsall discusses  a political corruption trial that is currently being held in the Southern […]

The Legal Defense Show – 1/13/18

Legal Defense is back on 101.5 FM WHBL Sheboygan! With a new week, comes a new episode of Legal Defense!  Attorneys Kirk Obear and John Birdsall are back again with a new show full of controversy, Oprah, and pizza. First the dynamic duo discuss the controversies surrounding Michael Wolff’s book “Fire and Fury: Inside the […]

The Legal Defense Show – 1/6/18

Legal Defense is back on 101.5 FM WHBL Sheboygan! With a new week, comes a new episode of Legal Defense!  Attorney John Birdsall discusses a new Supreme Court case that addresses searches and seizures of rental vehicles. Additionally Attorney Birdsall will dissect a motion brought by Paul Manafort, which attacks Robert Mueller’s authority to investigate […]

The Legal Defense Show – 7/22/17

Legal Defense is back on 101.5 FM WHBL Sheboygan! With a new week, comes a new episode of Legal Defense!  John and his law clerk, Nicole Muller, discuss the current controversies surrounding Jeff Sessions’ new asset forfeiture directive and the constitutional implications of such. In addition to exploring the underlying success and failure of cash […]

The Legal Defense Show – 5/20/17

Legal Defense is back on 101.5 FM WHBL Sheboygan! With a new week, comes a new episode of Legal Defense!  John and Kirk discuss the controversies around jury nullification and a case that deals with an attorney who, in his closing statement, hinted at jury nullification. Don’t forget to tune in next week for another […]

The Legal Defense Show – 2/25/17

Legal Defense is back on 101.5 FM WHBL Sheboygan! With a new week, comes a new episode of Legal Defense!  John and Kirk discuss a recent Supreme Court case that reversed a conviction where the defense attorneys presented evidence that because their client was black, he was more like to re-offend,  and an ACLU lawsuit […]

The Legal Defense Show – 2/11/17

Legal Defense is back on 101.5 FM WHBL Sheboygan! With a new administration, comes a new episode of Legal Defense!  John is solo today and discusses President Trump’s tough on crime agenda, his manipulation of FBI crime data, the role of police in a free society in the age of Trump, the roles of the […]