OT2018 #9: "8,000 Pounds of Shark Fins"

If you're sick of leftovers, we've cooked up a fresh batch of argument previews for your enjoyment. Beth Colgan of UCLA joins us to prepare and serve the main course: a fascinating case about excessive fines (yes, really) called Timbs v. Indiana.

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