Due Process, winner of 25 New York and Mid-Atlantic Emmy Awards, is a unique production of Rutgers School of Law-Newark and the Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy.
The critically acclaimed weekly series on law and justice, launched in 1996 at New Jersey Network is in its 19th Season with the same cutting edge coverage that has marked its long tenure.
Social and Criminal Justice, Urban Issues, Civil Rights, National Security, Government and Politics, Race and Class, Public Policy - those are the elements of the Due Process beat.
Co-hosts for Due Process are Criminal Defense and Human Rights Attorney Raymond Brown and award-winning journalist Sandra King. Sandy also writes, reports and produces Due Process along with Co-Producer Tania Ivanova.
Colorado was the first to legalize; Washington followed suit - and the buzz is spreading across the country. Two more states and the District of Columbia are putting it to their voters next month and a half dozen others are moving toward referendum.
New Jersey and New York both have legislation pending and public opinion polls show that most Americans now favor legal weed - and not just for medical use...
Is it a legal and social reform whose time has come? Or a misguided, reckless move?
On the next edition of "Due Process" we look at America's new take on marijuana with Udi Ofer of the ACLU of NJ, Jon-Henry Barr of the Municipal Prosecutors Association and former White House Adviser Kevin Sabet.