LEO Round Table is an internet based law enforcement talk show. This is episode 91, recorded on 11/22/2016, with the following on-air personalities: Chip DeBlock (Host), Bret Bartlett, Mark Hopper, Bobby Alsip, David D’Agresta and John Risenhoover. In addition to your host, the other panelists are retired law enforcement officers.
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These topics address the last 2 of 4 Law Enforcement Officer Safety Act (LEOSA or a.k.a. HR-218) cases.
Topic 1 concerns New York vs. Benjamin L. Booth on whether LEOSA coverage extends to members of the U.S. Coast Guard.
Topic 2 concerns New York v. Arthur Rodriguez where it was determined if a constable who as paid like an independent contractor is covered by LEOSA.