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High profile legal cases and the impact of their outcomes

Legal experts walk through major national cases including Kyle Rittenhouse, Greg McMichael, and major Texas lawsuits regarding abortion and vaccine mandates.

Sean Krajacic/The Kenosha News via AP, Pool
Kyle Rittenhouse, left, stands with his attorneys, Corey Chirafisi, center, and Natalie Wisco, as the jury leaves to deliberate during his trial at the Kenosha County Courthouse in Kenosha, Wis., on Tuesday, Nov. 16, 2021. Rittenhouse is accused of killing two people and wounding a third during a protest over police brutality in Kenosha, last year.

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Significant court cases abound nation-wide, from the trial over the killing of Ahmaud Arbery to the Kyle Rittenhouse homicide trial.

What do these cases, and the events that led up to them, say about our current society?

Steve Bannon has been indicted on contempt of Congress. Texas is suing the federal government and the federal government is suing Texas...

Today, legal experts help us understand what's happening in these cases, their possible outcomes, and what kinds of precedents they could set.

Plus, congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee is here to talk infrastructure and bipartisanship.

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U.S. Representative Sheila Jackson Lee

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