Open Ninth

Conversations Beyond the Courtroom.




Episode 25 of Open Ninth - Pine Hills Proud
Episode 25

Pine Hills Proud

6/20/2017

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

Episode 24 of Open Ninth - Hidden in Plain Sight:  Battling Bias
Episode 24

Hidden in Plain Sight: Battling Bias

6/5/2017

National expert Joseph Sawyer discusses the impact of explicit and implicit bias on society and the judicial system

Episode 23 of Open Ninth - A Life Well Served
Episode 23

A Life Well Served

5/22/2017

Justice Lawson openly talks about his experiences working as a trial and appellate judge and his journey to becoming a Florida Supreme Court Justice.

Episode 22 of Open NInth - Gooooaaaallll!
Episode 22

Gooooaaaallll!

5/8/2017

Judge Myers talks soccer, what it was like playing soccer for Emory University, and the growing impact of professional soccer in the Orlando area.

Episode 21 of Open Ninth - Women in Robes
Episode 21

Women in Robes

4/24/2017

Judge Blackwell and Judge Clark each discuss the challenges and hurdles of being one of thirty-two female Judges in the Ninth Judicial Circuit.

Episode 20 of Open NInth - Problem Solving Courts:  Turning Lives Around
Episode 20

Problem Solving Courts: Turning Lives Around

4/4/2017

Circuit Court Judge Reginald Whitehead discusses the positive impact of the Ninth Circuit's Problem Solving Courts Division.

Episode 19 of Open Ninth - K9th Program….Everyone’s Best Friend
Episode 19

K9th Program….Everyone’s Best Friend

3/23/2017

Judge Lauten talks with Joanne Rittenhouse and Cindy Frongello about the Ninth Circuit's innovative K9th program and the extaordinary therapy dogs.

Episode 18 of Open Ninth - Chief Judges' Corner
Episode 18

Chief Judges' Corner

3/6/2017

Chief Judges from the 9th and 18th Judicial Circuit Courts of Florida share some of their experiences and challenges of serving as Chief Judge.

Episode 17 - The Bar is Open
Episode 17

The Bar is Open

2/20/2017

Wiley Boston discusses his tenure and initiatives as the President of the Orange County Bar Association

Episode 16 of Open Ninth - It's Miller Time:  Talking Inside the Courts
Episode 16

It's Miller Time: Talking Inside the Courts

2/7/2017

In 1996, Judge Miller took an innovative community outreach program and made it a reality. He discusses the highly successsful "Inside the Courts."