Surveilled, Traced, Tracked & Reported: What Intrusions Will Americans Tolerate?


On the May 24, 2020 episode of For the Defense, Criminal Defense Attorney Brad Koffel hones in on recent happenings in the fight against COVID-19 and what’s being done in terms of testing, tracing, and social distancing. As Attorney Koffel and Attorney Eric Willison discuss, Americans must face difficult questions about what intrusions they’re willing to tolerate, what sacrifices they’ll make, and how they’ll do the intimate math of personal risk amid the coronavirus crisis and deep uncertainties.

Also in the show: pulling the veil off the Governor’s emergency powers, wearing masks, and General Flynn’s potential unraveling of secrets on the Capital Beltway.