Open Ninth

Conversations Beyond the Courtroom.

Episode 34

Fighting the Opioid Epidemic: Part 2


Recovering addict Jessica Finn talks with Chief Judge Frederick J. Lauten about her inspiring story of tradgey, addiction and triumph.

Episode 33

Fighting the Opioid Epidemic: Part 1


Chief Judge Lauten speaks with Shannon Robinson about her work with Aspire Health Partners and her part in fighting the growing opioid epidemic.

Episode 32

A Long Jump to the Bench


Judge O'Brien shares her experience as an elite collegiate athlete and on being one of the youngest Judges to be appointed in Florida.

Episode 31

The Bar is Still Open


Liz McCausland shares her experiences as a sole pratcitioner and her vision as the President of the Orange County Bar Association.

Episode 30

Channel 9th: Severe Weather


Chief Judge Lauten and WFTV 9 (ABC) Chief Meteorologist Tom Terry discuss hurricanes and their potential impact on Central Florida.

Episode 29

My Name is Intern


Star Interns, Lauren Edmonds and Kingman Keating, discuss their experiences working for the Ninth Circuit before heading back to campus.

Episode 28

Judges on Film


The Ninth Circuit's designated movie critics, Judges Lauten, Marques, and Egan, review a few of the most popular all-time legal movies - Part I

Episode 27

9 to 5


Fifth District Court of Appeal Chief Judge Jay Cohen shares and contrasts his experience as a Trial Court Judge and as an Appellate Court Judge.

Episode 26

Let's Do Justice!


Circuit Judge Marc L. Lubet, a veteran of the Orlando law scene, talks about his over 40 years of experience serving the Florida community.

Episode 25

Pine Hills Proud


Judge Laurent shares her inspirational journey from her proud roots in Pine Hills to becoming the Circuit's first Hispanic female Orange County Judge.