Your Legal Rights San Mateo Deputy District Attorney Chuck Finney talks with experts on various legal topics for the San Francisco Bay Area.
Your Legal Rights

Your Legal Rights


San Mateo Deputy District Attorney Chuck Finney talks with experts on various legal topics for the San Francisco Bay Area.

Most Recent Episodes

Consumer and Environmental Protection

Tonight on Your Legal Rights, YLR host, Jeff Hayden, is joined by San Mateo County District Attorneys Joel McComb, in the Consumer Protection Unit, and Crystal Chau, in the Environmental Law Unit. Both will talk about this unique function, that encompasses not only criminal prosecution but civil litigation, with a primary goal of making victims whole again.Questions for Jeff and his guests? Call us, toll free, at (866) 798-8255.

Landlord-Tenant Law: Spring Installment 2024

As housing was perhaps the single largest subject of legislative activity in the last year, YLR returns to discuss landlord tenant law, the first installment for Spring 2024.YLR Host Jeff Hayden is joined by landlord-tenant attorneys extraordinary: Jessica Chylik and Sal Timpano of San Francisco and David Finkelstein of San Mateo. As always, we take your calls and answer your questions.Questions for Jeff and his guests? Please call, toll-free, at (866) 798-8255.

Encore Broadcast: Alternative Sexuality: You, Your Kink and the Law

It's all in good fun. Except when it's not. We plan to give you some guidance, so if you are experimenting in this area, you are not at risk for emotional and physical damage or even criminal prosecution.Want to learn some boundaries before the Folsom Street Fair? You've come to the right place.YLR Host Jeff Hayden and tonight's co-host, Emmy-nominated legal and political analyst Dean Johnson, are joined by Dr. Anna Randall, Dr. Richard Sprout and Susan Wright.As this is an encore broadcast, we are not accepting calls into the broadcast tonight. But we welcome your calls to support this station at (800) 525-9917. The only way this station can stay on the air, is listeners. Listeners just like you. To keep this station going, to keep our live stream available for yourself, to keep shows like Your Legal Rights on the air, please make your donation to KALW, today, at Thank you.Next week, we'll be back, live, with our Landlord-Tenant Broadcast.

Your Legal Rights 3/13/24

Criminal Law and Immigration

Your Legal Rights 3/6/24

Interview with former Superior Court Judge and State Senator Quentin Kopp.

Your Legal Rights 2/28/24

AI in the workplace.

Your Legal Rights 2/21/24

Nuisance Neighbors

Your Legal Rights 2/14/24

The new Racial Justice Act

Your Legal Rights 1/31/24

Nuisance complaints

Your Legal Rights 1/24/23

Landlord-tenant issues.