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This week on Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV: We’ll tell you how lobbyists have found a way to influence government policies from inside government.  Attorneys Howard Nations and Dave TeSelle will join us for that discussion.

Wall Street bankers are stealing billions of dollars from cities and states every year, and securities attorney James Kauffman will tell you how that scheme is bankrupting America, one municipality at a time.

The Supreme Court consistently rules in favor of big business, and author and legal scholar Niall McCarthy will tell us how our courts became just another wing of corporate America.

And the insurance industry is gouging doctors with absurd premiums, and laying the blame on the legal system.  Linda Lipsen, the CEO of the American Association for Justice, will tell you why that claim is completely false.

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Farron Cousins is the executive editor of The Trial Lawyer magazine and a contributing writer at He is the co-host / guest host for Ring of Fire Radio. His writings have appeared on Alternet, Truthout, and The Huffington Post. Farron received his bachelor's degree in Political Science from the University of West Florida in 2005 and became a member of American MENSA in 2009. Follow him on Twitter @farronbalanced