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6/19/20 Panel

Jun 19, 2020

The Roundtable Panel: a daily open discussion of issues in the news and beyond.

Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock; President of the Albany branch of NAACP Debora Brown-Johnson; Albany Law School professor and director of the Immigration Law Clinic, Sarah Rogerson; Cianna Freeman-Tolbert, an immigration attorney, an associate with the Albany law firm of Whiteman Osterman & Hanna, who focuses her practice on all aspects of immigration law.

6/3/20 Panel

Jun 3, 2020

     The Roundtable Panel: a daily open discussion of issues in the news and beyond.

Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, President of the Albany branch of NAACP Debora Brown-Johnson, Dean of the College of Emergency Preparedness, Homeland Cybersecurity at the University at Albany Robert Griffin, and Peabody and Emmy Award winning journalist Linda Ellerbee.

The raise the age law went into effect Wednesday. Democratic Governor Andrew Cuomo says the goal is to prevent addictive cigarette and vaping products from getting to young people.
Composite Image by Dave Lucas (WAMC)

Just as New York raised the minimum age to buy tobacco and electronic cigarettes to 21 from 18, a local Albany County law that would have banned flavored tobacco sales was defeated.