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Michigan Criminal Attorneys Blog

Michigan Criminal Attorneys Blog

Covers criminal law. By Hilf & Hilf, PLC.

https://www.michigancriminalattorneysblog.com/
  • Jun 28

    Lawyer for Jail Visit. Lawyer for Prison Visit.

    Lawyer for Jail Visit. Lawyer for Prison Visit.
    Sometimes there is a need to hire a lawyer for purposes of a jail visit or a prison visit.  Reasons to hire a lawyer for a jail visit include the following:  Family and friends are concerned because they are unable to obtain…
  • Jun 12

    Will I go to jail or prison for violating my probation?

    Will I go to jail or prison for violating my probation?
    An accusation of probation violation will result in a court date with the Judge who sentenced you or the Judge who is now in charge of your original Judge’s docket.  Probation violations are often treated seriously by Judges for a…
  • Jun 11

    Troy District Court Case Lookup or Case Search

    Troy District Court Case Lookup or Case Search
    The Troy District Court is located at 520 W. Big Beaver Road in the City of Troy, Michigan.  This Court is also known as the 52/4th District Court. For the assistance of a lawyer concerning all felony, misdemeanor, and traffic tickets,…
Rank this Week: 1032

CrimProf Blog

CrimProf Blog

Criminal law issues and commentary. Edited by Kevin Cole, Lawrence A. Alexander, Donald A. Dripps, Yale Kamisar, Adam J. Kolber, and Jean Ramirez.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/crimprof_blog/
  • Jun 28

    Appleman on Private Prison

    Appleman on Private Prison
    Laura I Appleman (Willamette University College of Law) has posted Cashing in on Convicts: Privatization, Punishment, and the People (Utah Law Review, Forthcoming) on SSRN. Here is the abstract: For-profit prisons, jails, and alternative…
  • Jun 28

    Brezinova on Corporate Cyber Attack

    Brezinova on Corporate Cyber Attack
    Kristýna Březinová (Charles University in Prague - Law Faculty) has posted Company Criminal Liability for Unlawful Attacks against Information Systems within the Scope of EU Law on SSRN. Here is the abstract: Unlawful attacks against…
  • Jun 28

    West & Meterko on DNA Exoneration

    West & Meterko on DNA Exoneration
    Emily West and Vanessa Meterko (CUNY Institute for State and Local Governance and Innocence Project) have posted DNA Exonerations 1989-2014: Review of Data and Findings from the First 25 Years (Albany Law Review, Vol. 79, No. 3, p. 717-795,…
Rank this Week: 557

FourthAmendment.com

FourthAmendment.com

An online supplement to Search and Seizure book. By John Wesley Hall.

http://fourthamendment.com/
  • Jun 28

    Courthouse News Service: Spy Tool’s Renewal Sparks Tense Senate Hearing

    Courthouse News Service: Spy Tool’s Renewal Sparks Tense Senate Hearing
    Courthouse News Service: Spy Tool’s Renewal Sparks Tense Senate Hearing by Brandi Buchman: WASHINGTON (CN) – Stoking the Senate Judiciary Committee’s frustrations on Tuesday, intelligence experts had few answers to direct…
  • Jun 28

    GA: Std of review: If video clear, it controls on its facts and gets de novo review

    GA: Std of review: If video clear, it controls on its facts and gets de novo review
    Defendant was stopped for driving a motorcycle without a helmet, and alcohol was on his breath. The objective facts from the video show the FST and breath test were consensual. “And, where, as here, the controlling facts are undisputed…
  • Jun 28

    OH3: Oral testimony for SW doesn’t have to be transcribed before SW served

    OH3: Oral testimony for SW doesn’t have to be transcribed before SW served
    Oral testimony in support of issuance of a search warrant did not have to be transcribed and made part of the record before the warrant was served. State v. Wilson, 2017-Ohio-5484, 2017 Ohio App. LEXIS 2544 (3d Dist. June 26, ……
Rank this Week: 2034

Idaho State Police News and…

Idaho State Police News and Information Blog

Covers news releases and other items of interest. By the Idaho State Police.

http://idahostatepolice.blogspot.com/
  • Jun 28

    Crash on I15 Blocking NB Lanes at Exit 113 in Idaho Fall

    Crash on I15 Blocking NB Lanes at Exit 113 in Idaho Fall
    IDAHO STATE POLICE NEWS RELEASE - generated by our News Release ListServer DO NOT REPLY --------------------------------------------------------------------------- Idaho State Police District 6 1540 Foote Dr. Idaho Falls, Idaho 83402-1828…
  • Jun 27

    ***Update*** SH 51 Closed Between Bruneau and Mountain Home for a Controlled Burn

    ***Update*** SH 51 Closed Between Bruneau and Mountain Home for a Controlled Burn
    IDAHO STATE POLICE NEWS RELEASE - generated by our News Release ListServer DO NOT REPLY --------------------------------------------------------------------------- IDAHO STATE POLICE NEWS RELEASE District 3 Patrol 700 S. Stratford Dr.,…
  • Jun 26

    SH 51 Closed Between Bruneau and Mountain Home for a Controlled Burn

    SH 51 Closed Between Bruneau and Mountain Home for a Controlled Burn
    IDAHO STATE POLICE NEWS RELEASE - generated by our News Release ListServer DO NOT REPLY --------------------------------------------------------------------------- IDAHO STATE POLICE NEWS RELEASE District 3 Patrol 700 S. Stratford Dr.,…
Rank this Week: 964

Crime and Consequences

Crime and Consequences

By the Criminal Justice Legal Foundation.

http://www.crimeandconsequences.com/crimblog/
  • Jun 28

    Reckless Disregard of the Truth

    Reckless Disregard of the Truth
    Newspaper editorials are statements of opinion, but those opinions are often supported by assertions of fact.  As the saying goes, everyone is entitled to his own opinion but not his own facts.On this blog we have often called out the...
  • Jun 28

    Evolving Standards of Denial

    Evolving Standards of Denial
    Kent noted SCOTUSblog's end-of-Term symposium on the death penalty.  I was briefly invited to write a piece for it, then dis-invited within a matter of hours.  This may have been because the hosts wanted to avoid a surplusage of…
  • Jun 28

    Symposium on Supreme Court Capital Case

    Symposium on Supreme Court Capital Case
    SCOTUSblog has a symposium on the U.S. Supreme Court's capital cases this term.  The index of posts is here.My contribution is here....
Rank this Week: 151

Nuevo Código Procesal Penal - Una…

Nuevo Código Procesal Penal - Una Lectura Fácil

Temas de Derecho de preferencia, también de debate en otras áreas del quehacer humano e intereses personales del autor. By José Guillermo Anderson Anderson.

http://www.joseguianderson.blogspot.com/
  • Jun 28

    ¿Cuántos tiempo más durará Beto Ortiz en ATV?

    ¿Cuántos tiempo más durará Beto Ortiz en ATV?
    El conductor de “Beto a saber” se comprometió con el pueblo peruano en la  noche  del 26 de junio de 2017- a recordarles al Presidente del Perú y a SÚ ministro de trabajo todos los…
  • Jun 28

    Alfonso Grados y la incapacidad

    Alfonso Grados y la incapacidad
    ALFONSO GRADOS Y LA INCAPACIDAD Todos sabemos, por lo menos en Estadísticas del propio gobierno, que sólo el 25% de la PEA (Población Económicamente Activa) goza de un empleo formal y con él de los…
  • Jun 26

    MANIPULACIÓN DE LA INFORMACIÓN

    MANIPULACIÓN DE LA INFORMACIÓN
    La manipulación del ciudadano poco informado y poco educado es frecuente desde los medios representantes del poder y del sistema de gobierno de que se trate. El día de ayer 25 de junio de 2017 en los programas…
Rank this Week: 2929

Sentencing Law and Policy

Sentencing Law and Policy

By Douglas A. Berman.

http://sentencing.typepad.com/sentencing_law_and_policy/
Rank this Week: 360

Tampa DUI Lawyer Blog

Tampa DUI Lawyer Blog

Covers DUI offenses in Tampa, Florida. By Law Offices of Whittel & Melton, LLC.

http://www.tampa-dui-lawyer-blog.com/
  • Jun 28

    Avoid a DUI Arrest this 4th of July

    Avoid a DUI Arrest this 4th of July
    The 4th of July is almost here, so it is important to bring up DUI arrests. The holiday is celebrated with barbecues, picnics, fireworks, and alcohol. Because this is a peak time for drinking and driving, law enforcement throughout the Tampa…
  • Jun 21

    Ex-NFL Player Lawrence Taylor Pleads Guilty to Florida DUI

    Ex-NFL Player Lawrence Taylor Pleads Guilty to Florida DUI
    Former New York Giants linebacker Lawrence Taylor has pleaded guilty to a DUI charge in Florida. Taylor pleaded guilty Monday in Palm Beach County to DUI with injury or property damage. He was sentenced to one year of probation and a…
  • Jun 2

    Tiger Woods Arrested for DUI in South Florida – Prescription Drugs to Blame

    Tiger Woods Arrested for DUI in South Florida – Prescription Drugs to Blame
    Tiger Woods was arrested on a charge of driving under the influence last week near his home in Jupiter, Florida. In a statement released Monday night, Woods said alcohol was not a factor in his arrest, which he said stemmed from an…
Rank this Week: 4500

Law Offices of G. Randolph Rice,…

Law Offices of G. Randolph Rice, Jr., LLC Blog

Covers Maryland criminal law.

http://www.ricelawmd.com/blog
  • Jun 28

    Theft is Not Always a Petty Crime

    Theft is Not Always a Petty Crime
    To some people, stealing something small from a store may not seem like a big deal and some kids even treat stealing as a type of rite of passage. This is always a mistake, however, as theft of any item of any value is always a crime under…
  • Jun 22

    How the 4th Amendment Can Help You in a Weapon Possession Case

    How the 4th Amendment Can Help You in a Weapon Possession Case
    The illegal possession of a weapon is a serious matter in the state of Maryland, and there are many ways these cases can arise. For example, certain weapons are illegal to possess as a matter of law, such as rifles with fixed magazines that…
  • Jun 13

    Expect Aggressive DUI Enforcement this 4th of July

    Expect Aggressive DUI Enforcement this 4th of July
    This 4th of July, many of us in the Baltimore area will be celebrating our nation’s independence by spending time with friends and family, eating, watching fireworks, and drinking. Alcohol is an integral part of most celebrations in the…
Rank this Week: 1764

Houston Criminal Law Blog

Houston Criminal Law Blog

Explains Texas criminal laws and penalties. By The Law Office of Matthew D. Sharp.

http://www.sharpcriminalattorney.com/blog
  • Jun 28

    Probation Violations: What Happens When You Break the Rule

    Probation Violations: What Happens When You Break the Rule
    Probation is an alternative to going to jail or prison. Instead of being incarcerated, the person remains free for the amount of time they’re sentenced to probation. Typically, probation is ordered for one to three years, but sometimes…
  • Jun 21

    Terroristic Threats: Laws and Consequences in Texa

    Terroristic Threats: Laws and Consequences in Texa
    When an individual threatens to commit a criminally violent act against someone else, and when the intention of the threat is to terrorize another person, the actors commits a terroristic threat. A terroristic threat is considered a…
  • Jun 14

    Murder Laws in Texas: Types, Degrees, and Punishment

    Murder Laws in Texas: Types, Degrees, and Punishment
    There are few criminal offenses as serious as those concerning the loss of life. In Texas, the criminal justice system prosecutes laws pertaining to cases in which one person is responsible for another person’s death. There are…
Rank this Week: 2335

Ninth Circuit Blog

Ninth Circuit Blog

Provides case summaries and commentary. By Federal Defenders of the Ninth Circuit.

http://circuit9.blogspot.com/
  • Jun 28

    US v. Perez-Silvan, No. 16-10177…

    US v. Perez-Silvan, No. 16-10177 (6-28-17)(O'Scannlain w/Christensen; Owens concurring). The 9th affirmed a +16 enhancement for a Tennessee conviction for agg assault. The 9th goes through the Tennessee statute and the mens rea required for…
  • Jun 26

    US v. Strickland, No. 14-30168…

    US v. Strickland, No. 14-30168 (6-26-17)(Kozinski w/Fisher & Watford). This is another "categorical" decision.  The 9th holds that a conviction for third degree robbery under Oregon law is not a violent felony for ACCA purposes.In…
  • Jun 25

    Case o' The Week: First Impression, Depression - Cervantes and Cali "Mandatory Supervision" Searche

    Case o' The Week: First Impression, Depression - Cervantes and Cali "Mandatory Supervision" Searche
      Jaywalk, stopped, searched, hotel room key found -- then room secretly searched without a warrant or reasonable suspicion of crime.   Jaywalking is dangerous.United States v. Steven Cervantes, 2017 WL 2622776 (9thCir.…
Rank this Week: 714

California Criminal Defense Lawyer…

California Criminal Defense Lawyer Blog

Covers constitutional rights, criminal law, and DUI topics. By William Weinberg.

http://www.californiacriminaldefenselawyerblog.com/
  • Jun 28

    DOCTORS CHARGED WITH MURDER FOR PRESCRIBING OPIATES

    DOCTORS CHARGED WITH MURDER FOR PRESCRIBING OPIATES
    The opioid epidemic in this country couldn’t have happened without the doctors. Now, I am not saying all doctors are bad, I am just stating a fact. I am not imputing motivation, but I suspect money had something to do with the fact that…
  • Jun 26

    The War On Drugs In California

    The War On Drugs In California
    CREATE THE ENEMY AND MAKE THE WAR: AMERICA’S WAR ON DRUGS The History Channel is running a very interesting Docuseries about the War on Drugs. Many viewers of the series may be shocked to learn how one arm of the government has been…
  • Jun 16

    THE DIMINISHED ACTUALITY DEFENSE

    THE DIMINISHED ACTUALITY DEFENSE
    Perhaps you have heard of the “Twinkie Defense.” The term derives from the 1979 trial of Dan White, a former San Francisco Supervisor who, following a dispute with San Francisco Mayor George Moscone and San Francisco Supervisor…
Rank this Week: 4343

Orange County DUI Lawyer Blog

Orange County DUI Lawyer Blog

Covers California DUI news and legal developments. By William Weinberg.

http://www.orangecountyduilawyerblog.com/
  • Jun 28

    Driving Under The Influence Of Marijuana In California

    Driving Under The Influence Of Marijuana In California
    WILL THE LEGALIZATION OF MARIJUANA INCREASE THE DANGER ON CALIFORNIA ROADS? Here’s the headline: “Legalizing Marijuana for Recreational Use Results in Increased Crashes.” So says the Insurance Institute for Highway…
  • Jun 26

    WILL A DUI IN CALIFORNIA AFFECT YOUR PROFESSIONAL LICENSE?

    WILL A DUI IN CALIFORNIA AFFECT YOUR PROFESSIONAL LICENSE?
    If you are a licensed professional in California, a DUI conviction could affect your license status. In this age when law enforcement information is immediately shared electronically with the state, which in turn, alerts the state boards that…
  • Jun 16

    IS ENHANCED PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION A SOLUTION TO DRUNK DRIVING?

    IS ENHANCED PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION A SOLUTION TO DRUNK DRIVING?
    We all know that driving under the influence is unwise and dangerous, with potential consequences that should convince anyone that they shouldn’t do it. Yet, close to 200,000 Californians are arrested for DUI every year. What makes a…
Rank this Week: 379

Texas Criminal Lawyer Blog

Texas Criminal Lawyer Blog

Covers criminal law. By The Gilbert G. Garcia Law Firm.

http://www.texaspossessionofmarijuanalawyer.com/
  • Jun 28

    ATF Memo Reinforces Disconnect between State and Federal Marijuana Laws.

    ATF Memo Reinforces Disconnect between State and Federal Marijuana Laws.
    In January of 2011 the Bureau of Alcohol, Tabaco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF) under Byron Todd Jones, released a memo in responses to multiple inquiries from gun stores regarding their compliance with federal firearms sale regulations.…
  • Jun 25

    Anniversary of Riley v. California

    Anniversary of Riley v. California
    Today marks the 3rd anniversary of the landmark decision in Riley v California in which the Supreme Court unanimously held that a warrantless search and seizure of the digital contents of cell phones during an arrest is unconstitutional. The…
  • Jun 21

    The Legal Consequences of a Conviction

    The Legal Consequences of a Conviction
    The consequences of a conviction have both short and long term collateral consequences for those arrested depending on the nature of the crime, the age at which the crime occurred, and whether it is a repeat offense. The long-term…
Rank this Week: 2369

The Federal Criminal Appeals Blog

The Federal Criminal Appeals Blog

Covers federal appellate opinions from criminal cases where the defense won. By KaiserDillon PLLC.

http://www.federalcriminalappealsblog.com/
Rank this Week: 404

Jachimowicz Law Group Blog

Jachimowicz Law Group Blog

Covers injuries, criminal defense, DUI, employment and workers compensation.

http://www.jachlawgroup.com/san-jose-law-blog
  • Jun 28

    Workplace Retaliation: How to Prove Your Claim

    Workplace Retaliation: How to Prove Your Claim
    In the United States most employer-employee relationships are governed by the at-will employment doctrine. Essentially, this doctrine holds that an employer has the right to fire an employee at any time for any reason (or for no reason at…
  • Jun 27

    Liability: When You Have Been Injured by a Company's Employee

    Liability: When You Have Been Injured by a Company's Employee
    If you have gotten into an accident and the person that injured you is on the clock, it may be the case that the employer is liable for your injuries. This factual scenario involves the doctrine in personal injury law of respondeat…
  • Jun 26

    Top Causes of Boating Accidents in California

    Top Causes of Boating Accidents in California
    Warmer weather and longer days mean more opportunities to enjoy California’s scenic waterways. With more boats on the water, it should come as no surprise that recreational boating accidents rates are highest in the summer months. In…
Rank this Week: 1318

Minnesota Criminal Defense Law…

Minnesota Criminal Defense Law Blog

Covers DWIs, prostitution, and drug charges. By Appelman Law Firm, LLC.

http://blog.aacriminallaw.com/
  • Jun 28

    5 Ways Criminal Charges Seriously Affect Your Life

    5 Ways Criminal Charges Seriously Affect Your Life
    Even the most mundane of criminal charges can have consequences, and while we’re not saying that a ticket for rolling a stop sign is going to keep you from getting that promotion, criminal charges can certainly have serious…
  • Jun 27

    Minneapolis Has $1 Million Plan To Stop Sex Trafficking

    Minneapolis Has $1 Million Plan To Stop Sex Trafficking
    The Super Bowl is coming to Minneapolis, and cities that host the NFL’s biggest game often experience an uptick in crime. One of the biggest crime concerns is that of human trafficking and sex trafficking, but Minneapolis is taking…
  • Jun 26

    How Much Money Does An Ignition Interlock Cost?

    How Much Money Does An Ignition Interlock Cost?
    A DUI is probably way more expensive that you might think. You’ve got court fines, license reinstatement fees, the cost of a lawyer and insurance increases, and that’s not all. In some states, you may be required to install an…
Rank this Week: 3690

MN Criminal Defense Blog

MN Criminal Defense Blog

Covers basic civil rights and legal defenses in the state of Minnesota. By Appelman Law Firm, LLC.

http://blog.aacriminallaw.com/
  • Jun 28

    5 Ways Criminal Charges Seriously Affect Your Life

    5 Ways Criminal Charges Seriously Affect Your Life
    Even the most mundane of criminal charges can have consequences, and while we’re not saying that a ticket for rolling a stop sign is going to keep you from getting that promotion, criminal charges can certainly have serious…
  • Jun 27

    Minneapolis Has $1 Million Plan To Stop Sex Trafficking

    Minneapolis Has $1 Million Plan To Stop Sex Trafficking
    The Super Bowl is coming to Minneapolis, and cities that host the NFL’s biggest game often experience an uptick in crime. One of the biggest crime concerns is that of human trafficking and sex trafficking, but Minneapolis is taking…
  • Jun 26

    How Much Money Does An Ignition Interlock Cost?

    How Much Money Does An Ignition Interlock Cost?
    A DUI is probably way more expensive that you might think. You’ve got court fines, license reinstatement fees, the cost of a lawyer and insurance increases, and that’s not all. In some states, you may be required to install an…
Rank this Week: 3366

Law Office of Michael West P.C.…

Law Office of Michael West P.C. Blog

Covers Georgia law.

http://lawofficeofmichaelwest.com/blog/
  • Jun 28

    One Killed, Twenty Injured in Georgia Church Bus Crash

    One Killed, Twenty Injured in Georgia Church Bus Crash
    Bus crashes are among the most harrowing kinds of wreck we see on the road of Georgia. Although they are less common than car crashes, serious bus incidents often involve more than one casualty. In Fulton County, a driver was charged after a…
  • Mar 21

    Are There Consequences to Filing for Bankruptcy? An Overview of “What Comes After”

    Are There Consequences to Filing for Bankruptcy? An Overview of “What Comes After”
    When clients come to our office to discuss their bankruptcy options, they often have many questions such as “Should I file Chapter 7 or Chapter 13” and “Can I keep my house and my car?”. These are excellent questions…
  • Mar 21

    I Have a Lot of Tax Debt – Can Bankruptcy Help Me?

    I Have a Lot of Tax Debt – Can Bankruptcy Help Me?
    Benjamin Franklin once famously said that the only certainties in life are death and taxes – and he was right! For many Georgians, the trying economic times which resulted in job loss, decreased income, and overall depressed financial…
Rank this Week: 579

CYB3RCRIM3

CYB3RCRIM3

Features observations on technology, law and lawlessness. By University of Dayton Susan Brenner.

http://cyb3rcrim3.blogspot.com/
  • Jun 28

    Harassment, Domestic Violence and Authenticating Text Message

    Harassment, Domestic Violence and Authenticating Text Message
    This post examines a recent opinion from the Colorado Court of Appeals: People v. Heisler, 2017 WL 1756277 (2017). The court begins the opinion by explaining “Steven Thomas Heisler, appeals the judgment of conviction entered on a jury…
  • Jun 26

    The Dorm Room, the Fourth Amendment and the Issue of First Impression

    The Dorm Room, the Fourth Amendment and the Issue of First Impression
    This post examines a recent opinion from the Court of Criminal Appeals of Texas: State v. Rodriguez, 2017 WL 2457441 (2017). As courts usually do, the Court of Criminal Appeals begins the opinion by explaining that[r]esident assistants…
  • Jun 22

    The Burglary, the Computer and Concealing or Destroying Evidence

    The Burglary, the Computer and Concealing or Destroying Evidence
    The Burglary, the Computer and Concealing or Destroying EvidenceThis post examines an opinion from the California Court of Appeal – Fourth District: People v. Pineda, 2017 WL 632823 (2017). The court begins the opinion by explaining…
Rank this Week: 436

Dallas Criminal Defense Lawyer…

Dallas Criminal Defense Lawyer Blog

By Michael Lowe.

http://www.dallasjustice.com/dallascriminallawyerblog
  • Jun 28

    Arrested for Bank Fraud in Texa

    Arrested for Bank Fraud in Texa
    When you are arrested for bank fraud in Texas, the charges usually come along with other serious felony charges like money laundering and mail fraud.   Identity theft and RICO charges may accompany a bank fraud charge, too. Over the…
  • Jun 21

    New Texas Criminal Laws 2017

    New Texas Criminal Laws 2017
    The regular session of the 85th Texas Legislature ended on Memorial Day.  Bills not passed by the lawmakers and signed into law by the governor are dead in the water.  (Abbott vetoed 50 of them.) For the bills that did not become…
  • Jun 13

    Attacks on Police in Texas are Hate Crimes under 2017 Police Protection Act

    Attacks on Police in Texas are Hate Crimes under 2017 Police Protection Act
    Look in the dictionary and “hate crime” is defined as any crime that is motivated by hostility towards the victim because he or she is a member of a specific group (like gender, race, religion, sex, or sexual orientation). The FBI…
Rank this Week: 5004

Law Blog Switzerland

Law Blog Switzerland

Swiss blawg covering a broad range of Swiss and international laws.

http://www.lawblogswitzerland.ch
  • Jun 28

    Detailberatung der WAK-N zum FINIG vor Abschlu

    Detailberatung der WAK-N zum FINIG vor Abschlu
    Die Wirtschaftskommission des Nationalrates (WAK-N) hat die Detailberatung zum Finanzinstitutsgesetz (FINIG) weitestgehend abgeschlossen (siehe Medienmitteilung vom 21. Juni 2017). Die WAK-N ist vorwiegend dem Ständerat gefolgt. So will…
  • Jun 26

    Botschaft zu den Bundesbeschlüssen über die Einführung des AIA über Finanzkonten mit 41 Partnerstaaten

    Botschaft zu den Bundesbeschlüssen über die Einführung des AIA über Finanzkonten mit 41 Partnerstaaten
    Der Bundesrat hat an seiner Sitzung vom 16. Juni 2017 die Botschaft über die Einführung des automatischen Informationsaustauschs (AIA) über Finanzkonten mit 41 Staaten und Territorien verabschiedet (siehe Medienmitteilung vom…
  • Jun 25

    Steuerbelastung in der Schweiz 2016

    Steuerbelastung in der Schweiz 2016
    Die Eidgenössische Steuerverwaltung (ESTV) hat am 14. Juni 2017 die „Steuerbelastung in der Schweiz, Kantonshauptorte – Kantonsziffern 2016“ publiziert. Die Publikation enthält die Resultate der von der ESTV…
Rank this Week: 618

PA & NJ Criminal Defense Legal…

PA & NJ Criminal Defense Legal News

By Young Klein & Associates.

http://www.ykacrim.com/blog/
  • Jun 28

    Pledge seeks to end gender violence

    Pledge seeks to end gender violence
    Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf made a pledge last Friday in an effort to end gender violence and also raise awareness of its consequences. The governor’s office released a statement to the media about the pledge on Friday. The pledge…
  • Jun 21

    Former municipal official sentenced to probation for Social Security fraud

    Former municipal official sentenced to probation for Social Security fraud
    A former municipal official in New Jersey was recently spared a prison term despite collecting Social Security benefits paid to his wife for more than four years after her death. “Brian Unger was sentenced Monday to two years of…
  • Jun 14

    Man in custody on drug charges flees from police; search called off

    Man in custody on drug charges flees from police; search called off
    A Doylestown man who was arrested on drug charges reportedly escaped Sunday night from Bucks County and police said that he was no longer in the area. He has since been apprehended. Doylestown Township police said Monday on Facebook that…
Rank this Week: 2377

White Collar Crime News

White Collar Crime News

Covers white collar crime news. By Jef Henninger.

http://whitecollarcrimenews.com
  • Jun 28

    Conspiracy to steal federal funds attorney

    Conspiracy to steal federal funds attorney
    Conspiracy to steal federal funds has become a very hot topic in New Jersey with the arrests and continuing investigation in Lakewood.  Several people have already been arrested.  Many others appear to be under investigation.…
  • May 21

    Dallas, Texas EUO Lawyer

    Dallas, Texas EUO Lawyer
    Dallas, Texas EUO Lawyers An examination under oath can be both scary and confusing.  You should never go to one alone.  If you have been asked to participate in an examination under oath, otherwise known as an EUO you may have…
  • Mar 12

    New Jersey Parental Alienation Lawyer

    New Jersey Parental Alienation Lawyer
    New Jersey Parental Alienation Lawyers Parental alienation is very serious.  If you do not fight it right away, it can get out of hand.  When it does, it can be very difficult to reverse.  If you cannot reverse it, you’ll…
Rank this Week: 417

Simple Justice

Simple Justice

A New York Criminal Defense Blog. By Scott H. Greenfield.

http://blog.simplejustice.us
  • Jun 28

    A Crack In The Blue Wall Of Complicity

    A Crack In The Blue Wall Of Complicity
    When the video of Chicago cop-cum-murderer Jason Van Dyke shooting Laquan McDonald 16 times in the street like a dog finally surfaced, it was a double revelation. The first revelation was about Van Dyke, but the video makes that obvious. The…
  • Jun 28

    Stoking Fear Is A Piece of Cake (Updated)

    Stoking Fear Is A Piece of Cake (Updated)
    The twit by USA Today was exactly the sort of message designed to make progressive skin crawl: The Supreme Court has agreed to reopen the national debate over same-sex marriage. So it’s true, the world is coming to an end now that the…
  • Jun 26

    Judge John Kane: Waiting 5½ Years For Trial Is Enough

    Judge John Kane: Waiting 5½ Years For Trial Is Enough
    The charge was providing material support for terrorism, which means two things: first, that the defendant is subject to presumptive detention. Second, it’s terrorism, which changes everything. As everyone knows, inter arma enim silent…
Rank this Week: 56

North Carolina Criminal Law Blog

North Carolina Criminal Law Blog

Covers North Carolina criminal law and procedure. From the UNC School of Government.

http://nccriminallaw.sog.unc.edu/
  • Jun 28

    Remembering Farb

    Remembering Farb
    Our colleague Bob Farb announced his retirement on the blog yesterday. He worked for the School of Government for 41 years, interacted with every group of public officials imaginable, and was highly productive and widely respected. This post…
  • Jun 27

    Announcing My Retirement

    Announcing My Retirement
    After 41 years with the School of Government (formerly, the Institute of Government), I will retire on June 30. It has been my privilege to serve those who work in North Carolina’s criminal justice system. My interactions with people…
  • Jun 26

    Brady, Materiality, and Disclosure: Turner v. United State

    Brady, Materiality, and Disclosure: Turner v. United State
    The Supreme Court just decided Turner v. United States, rejecting the Brady claims of several defendants convicted of a brutal and highly publicized murder in Washington, D.C. Although the Court ruled in the prosecution’s favor, it also…
Rank this Week: 3580

The Law Office of Greg Tsioros…

The Law Office of Greg Tsioros Criminal Law Blog

Covers the ins and outs of Texas criminal law.

http://www.txcrimdefense.com/blog
  • Jun 28

    Should I Turn Myself in If There’s a Warrant for My Arrest?

    Should I Turn Myself in If There’s a Warrant for My Arrest?
    If you learn there’s a warrant for your arrest, it’s always best practice to consult a criminal defense attorney before you decide to turn yourself in. It’s important for you to know the level or severity of the outstanding…
  • Jun 14

    Gambling Laws in Texas: When and Where Texans Can Gamble

    Gambling Laws in Texas: When and Where Texans Can Gamble
    U.S. Gambling Overview Americans have embraced gambling by for centuries. Before our country fought the Revolutionary War, settlers enjoyed European card games and participated in simple lotteries. As the country grew, gambling halls and…
  • Jun 7

    All Possible Consequences of a DWI in Texa

    All Possible Consequences of a DWI in Texa
    Drugs and alcohol don’t mix with driving in Texas. In this post, we assemble all possible consequences of a DWI in Texas. Driving while intoxicated (DWI) is synonymous with drunk driving in Texas. A DWI conviction has serious…
Rank this Week: 2328

Criminal Law Blog

Criminal Law Blog

By Brett A. Podolsky.

http://brettpodolsky.com/blog
  • Jun 28

    Probation 101

    Probation 101
    If you were in some sort of trouble within the Texas criminal justice system, you may have been placed on probation. You may have many questions, including “What is probation?” This article provides a summary of the basics of the…
  • Jun 7

    How Texas Handles Stalkers: Laws and Penaltie

    How Texas Handles Stalkers: Laws and Penaltie
    Stalking is a big problem that affects the lives of many Texans. Almost everyone has experienced extreme annoyance with another person’s persistence or actions. For instance, a former girlfriend or boyfriend may make repeated hang-up…
  • May 31

    The Consequences of Domestic Violence in Texa

    The Consequences of Domestic Violence in Texa
    The consequences of domestic violence in Texas are frequently severe. According to Stop Abusive Violence Environments (SAVE), one in 10 people is falsely accused of sexual assault, domestic violence, or child abuse. Thousands of men and women…
Rank this Week: 1889

JOTWELL - The Journal of Things We…

JOTWELL - The Journal of Things We Like (Lots)

Edited by University of Miami School of Law Professor Michael Froomkin, The Journal of Things We Like (Lots)–JOTWELL–invites law professors to join us in filling a telling gap in legal scholarship by creating a space where legal academics will go to identify, celebrate, and discuss the best new legal scholarship.

http://jotwell.com/
  • Jun 28

    Law and Theory of Human Action

    Law and Theory of Human Action
    John Hyman, Action, Knowledge, & Will (Oxford Univ. Press, 2015). Dennis Patterson Every once in a while a book comes along that completely changes the way scholars think about their field. In the realm of what is referred to as…
  • Jun 27

    Developing a Matrix for Intellectual Property as Subject of International Law

    Developing a Matrix for Intellectual Property as Subject of International Law
    Henning Grosse Ruse-Khan, The Protection of Intellectual Property in International Law (2016). Sam F. Halabi Intellectual property disputes implicating diverse and seemingly unrelated international legal regimes have become more…
  • Jun 26

    Sometimes, Information Wants to be Expensive

    Sometimes, Information Wants to be Expensive
    Jonathan M. Barnett, Three Quasi-Fallacies in the Conventional Understanding of Intellectual Property, 12 J.L. Econ. & Pol’y 1 (2016), available at SSRN. Ted Sichelman In the last twenty years or so, numerous IP scholars have…
Rank this Week: 528

San Diego Criminal Lawyers Blog

San Diego Criminal Lawyers Blog

Covers criminal law. By Law Offices of David M. Boertje.

http://www.sandiegocriminallawyersblog.com/
  • Jun 27

    San Diego Authorities Ordered to Return $100,000 Seized from Medical Marijuana Distributor

    San Diego Authorities Ordered to Return $100,000 Seized from Medical Marijuana Distributor
    Earlier this month, Superior Court Judge Tamila E. Ipema issued a court order that the San Diego County District Attorney, Bonnie Dumanis, must return $100,000 of seized assets back to a medical marijuana businessman and his family. Over a…
  • Jun 21

    Calexico ‘Dreamer’ Sues Feds After Deported to Mexico

    Calexico ‘Dreamer’ Sues Feds After Deported to Mexico
    A young man named Juan Manuel Montes Bojorquez, 23, who may be the first “dreamer” to be deported under the Trump administration, has filed what could be the first “dreamer” lawsuit against the administration in San…
  • Jun 14

    California Moves Slowly Toward Resuming Execution

    California Moves Slowly Toward Resuming Execution
    It is reported that California is easing back into executions for convicted criminals on death row, after not having executed anyone in over a decade. California has a sordid history with the death penalty. The process is extremely delayed,…
Rank this Week: 2185

Securities Litigation and…

Securities Litigation and Regulatory Enforcement Blog

Covers SEC investigations, insider trading, derivative actions, white collar defense, and whistleblowers. By Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP.

http://blogs.orrick.com/securities-litigation/
  • Jun 27

    Time’s Up: Supreme Court Affirms Three-Year Deadline for Opting Out of Section 11 Class Action

    Time’s Up: Supreme Court Affirms Three-Year Deadline for Opting Out of Section 11 Class Action
    On June 26, 2017, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a decision that will have a significant effect on securities class action litigation, changing the strategic calculus for both institutional plaintiffs and defendants. In California Public…
  • Jun 20

    Report Shows 2016 Record-Setting Year for Class Action and SEC Settlement

    Report Shows 2016 Record-Setting Year for Class Action and SEC Settlement
    Last week, proxy advisory firm Institutional Shareholders Services (“ISS”) published its semi-annual report of the top 100 U.S. securities class action settlements and top 50 SEC settlements of all time, as of December 31, 2016.…
  • Jun 13

    Dodd-Frank Re-Write—the House of Representatives Edition

    Dodd-Frank Re-Write—the House of Representatives Edition
    The House has approved major changes to signature aspects of Dodd-Frank. While those changes are unlikely to survive intact, they are certainly worthy of close attention. We’ve studied the nearly 600-page bill so you don’t have…
Rank this Week: 914

Chicago Criminal Lawyer Blog

Chicago Criminal Lawyer Blog

Covers criminal law. By James G. Dimeas.

http://www.chicagocriminallawyerblog.net/
Rank this Week: 1591

Grits for Breakfast

Grits for Breakfast

Covers the political, economic and social consequences of crime, punishment and justice in the Lone Star State. By Scott Henson.

http://gritsforbreakfast.blogspot.com/
  • Jun 27

    Rethinking criminal punishment: UT professor's new book

    Rethinking criminal punishment: UT professor's new book
    It's time to change the way that criminals are punished in the American criminal justice system, argues William R. Kelly in his latest book, "From Retribution to Public Safety: Disruptive Innovation of American Criminal Justice.""For decades,…
  • Jun 27

    When does SCOTUS say it's okay for Texas lawyers to be ineffective?

    When does SCOTUS say it's okay for Texas lawyers to be ineffective?
    Question: When is it okay for Texas lawyers to overtly provide their clients with ineffective assistance without it jeopardizing their conviction?Answer (from the US Supreme Court in Davila v. Davis): During state-level habeas corpus…
  • Jun 27

    Pretext stops subvert public trust, undermine rule of law

    Pretext stops subvert public trust, undermine rule of law
    A prosecutor from Limestone County, seeking to justify what appears to be a classic pretext stop of a driver, in April posed this question for their colleagues on the Texas District and County Attorneys Association User Forum:I have a…
Rank this Week: 425

Mortgage Fraud Blog

Mortgage Fraud Blog

Covers mortgage fraud information, fraud schemes and indictments. By Rachel Dollar.

http://mortgagefraudblog.com/
  • Jun 27

    Guilty Plea in Shotgunning Case

    Guilty Plea in Shotgunning Case
    Mortgage Fraud Blog. Rafael Popoteur, 65, Ridgefield Park, New Jersey, pleaded guilty to an information charging him with conspiring to commit bank fraud between 2012 and 2014.  He admitted his role in a scheme to use false…
  • Jun 27

    Maryland Mod Fraud Conviction and Plea

    Maryland Mod Fraud Conviction and Plea
    Mortgage Fraud Blog. Ana Maritza Gomez, 44, Hyattsville, Maryland, was convicted by a federal jury of one count of conspiracy to commit mail and wire fraud and five counts of mail fraud arising from a scheme to defraud victims…
  • Jun 27

    Reverse Mortgage Schemers Charged

    Reverse Mortgage Schemers Charged
    Mortgage Fraud Blog. Mark Steven Diamond, 60, Chicago, Illinois, a mortgage loan originator with offices in Chicago and Calumet City, was indicted and arraigned on federal fraud charges for his alleged role in a scheme to bilk elderly…
Rank this Week: 3

Pate Law Firm Blog

Pate Law Firm Blog

Covers criminal defense, civil litigation and whistleblowers.

http://www.pagepate.com/our-blog/
  • Jun 27

    Fentanyl Drug Crime Prosecutions on the Rise

    Fentanyl Drug Crime Prosecutions on the Rise
    We have noticed a dramatic spike in the number of fentanyl, furanyl fentanyl and other synthetic opioid prosecutions by the Department of Justice in states across the country. In fact,… read more → The post Fentanyl Drug Crime…
  • Jun 26

    Did Gianforte get a fair sentence?

    Did Gianforte get a fair sentence?
    Attorney Page Pate, who teaches law at the University of Georgia, explains why Montana Republican Greg Gianforte received a sentence that is reasonable and consistent for this type of case. The post Did Gianforte get a fair sentence? appeared…
  • Jun 26

    Rothenstein must appoint a special prosecutor

    Rothenstein must appoint a special prosecutor
    Attorney Page Pate explains why an independent prosecutor is necessary to fully resolve the allegations about President Trump and his associates. The post Rothenstein must appoint a special prosecutor appeared first on Pate & Johnson Law…
Rank this Week: 987

Orlando Criminal Defense Attorney…

Orlando Criminal Defense Attorney Blog

Covers Florida DUI, drug crimes, and DUI issues. By John P. Guidry II.

http://www.orlandocriminaldefenseattorneyblog.com/
  • Jun 27

    Not Every Felony Conviction Permits a Prison Sentence

    Not Every Felony Conviction Permits a Prison Sentence
    They say that if you can’t explain something to a sixth grader–you probably don’t understand it.   Unfortunately, some legal concepts don’t fit nicely into a tiny article like this.  Yes, I’m already…
  • Jun 6

    Violation of Probation for an Uninspired Job Search

    Violation of Probation for an Uninspired Job Search
    For those of you no longer in school, isn’t it great that we don’t have a test today, or tomorrow?  Have you noticed that kids these days are taking way too many tests in school?  Two things seem obvious: 1) everybody…
  • Jun 1

    A Few Words About Data

    A Few Words About Data
    I was going to title this article “How Target Knows You’re Pregnant Before You Do”, but my mom mentioned to me that my titles never truly match what the heck I’m talking about.  This article is going to be a…
Rank this Week: 3156

Fair and Unbalanced

Fair and Unbalanced

Left-leaning, social justice-minded slant on law and justice issues, the death penalty, politics, and current events.

http://fairandunbalancedblog.blogspot.com/
  • Jun 27

    Trumpcare: Everything That Is Despicable About The GOP In One Bill

    Trumpcare: Everything That Is Despicable About The GOP In One Bill
    This is the final, febrile end-stage of the prion disease that has afflicted the Republican Party since Ronald Reagan first fed it the monkeybrains in 1981. -- Charles PierceThe Senate's health care bill, cobbled together in secrecy by a few…
  • Jun 23

    Post-Mortem: Special Election Edition

    Post-Mortem: Special Election Edition
    Yes, the Democrats just lost two special elections for House seats -- in Georgia and South Carolina.  Together with earlier losses in Montana and Kansas, the Dems are 0-4.  (Actually, the Democrats did win a…
  • Jun 16

    No Lifetime Appointments While There Remains A Cancer On The Presidency

    No Lifetime Appointments While There Remains A Cancer On The Presidency
    As we brace for the next revelation to contribute to Trump's "downward spiral," as Sen. Bob Corker (R-Tenn) put it, let's not lose sight of the unmitigated and long-lasting damage the malevolent orange shit-gibbon…
Rank this Week: 411

Jacksonville Criminal Attorney…

Jacksonville Criminal Attorney Blog

Covers bonds, DUI, drug crimes and probation. By The Forbess Law Firm.

http://www.jacksonvillecriminalattorneyblog.com/
  • Jun 27

    DRYWALL POWDER LEFT FLORIDA MAN IN JAIL 90 DAYS

    DRYWALL POWDER LEFT FLORIDA MAN IN JAIL 90 DAYS
      DRYWALL POWDER WRONGFULLY DETERMINED TO BE COCAINE BY FLAWED FIELD TEST A Jacksonville.com story gives details into a tragic case in which an innocent man remained jailed for 90 days on suspicion of possession of cocaine.  The…
  • Jun 27

    POLICE SEARCH FOR TWO CAR BURGLARS ON DUVAL’S NORTHSIDE

    POLICE SEARCH FOR TWO CAR BURGLARS ON DUVAL’S NORTHSIDE
    BURGLARS UNIDENTIFIED AT PRESENT BUT A CLEAR VIDEO RECORDING EXISTS A recent News4Jax story is attempting to help catch to car burglars who were captured on home security surveillance system.  The report states that the car burglaries…
  • May 19

    FORMER CONGRESSMAN ANTHONY WEINER PLEADS GUILTY TO SEX CHARGE

    FORMER CONGRESSMAN ANTHONY WEINER PLEADS GUILTY TO SEX CHARGE
    FACES PRISON AND A LIFETIME OF SEX OFFENDER REGISTRATION According to a recent article in the New York Times, former Democratic Congressman and New York City mayoral candidate, Anthony Weiner has entered a guilty plea to a federal charge of…
Rank this Week: 4418

Life Sentences Blog

Life Sentences Blog

Tracks new legal developments and research relating to long prison sentences. By Marquette University Law School Professor Michael O'Hear.

http://www.lifesentencesblog.com/
  • Jun 27

    Right to Counsel: One Step Forward, Two Steps Back

    Right to Counsel: One Step Forward, Two Steps Back
    As part of its end-of-term flurry, the U.S. Supreme Court issued three notable decisions in the past week on the criminal defendant’s right to effective assistance of counsel. The results were a mixed bag. First, the step forward:…
  • Jun 21

    Supreme Court Dodges Long-Running Dispute Over Defendant’s Right to Psychiatric Expert

    Supreme Court Dodges Long-Running Dispute Over Defendant’s Right to Psychiatric Expert
    Three decades ago, in Ake v. Oklahoma, the Supreme Court held that indigent criminal defendants have a constitutional right of access to a psychiatric expert in some cases. More specifically, the Court stated, “[W]hen a defendant…
  • Jun 19

    Race and Risk Assessment

    Race and Risk Assessment
    Risk-assessment has become all the rage in American criminal justice. In jurisdictions across the country, criminal-justice officials are utilizing increasingly sophisticated risk-assessment tools, which can be used to predict a given…
Rank this Week: 3174

Changing the Court

Changing the Court

A chronicle of how a group of planners and practitioners are attempting to change the Bronx court system's approach to low-level criminal offending. From the Center for Court Innovation.

http://changingthecourt.blogspot.com/
  • Jun 27

    Reentry Anonymous speaks with inmates about support

    Reentry Anonymous speaks with inmates about support
    Mr. Ramon Semorile                                  Metropolitan Correctional Center in downtown ManhattanLast month, BCS staff member Ramon Semorile…
  • Jun 18

    Center for Court Innovation Programs Partner to Support Father

    Center for Court Innovation Programs Partner to Support Father
    UPNEXT participant and BCS intern, Rahmel WarrenOn this Father's Days we want to highlight the work of our sister program, UPNEXT, who supports non-custodial fathers and unemployed men through job training and family engagement.  Bronx…
  • May 12

    Partners in Practice: John Jay College of Criminal Justice

    Partners in Practice: John Jay College of Criminal Justice
    by Lovis Nelson-Williams, Compliance ManagerAbove: BCS Project Director, Maria Almonte-Weston with Intake Intern Chris Rivera and BCS Compliance Manager, Lovis Nelson-Williams; Below: Chris Rivera presents on his internship experienceBronx…
Rank this Week: 1454

Maryland DUI Lawyer Blog

Maryland DUI Lawyer Blog

Covers Maryland DUI news, updates and commentary. Published by Goldstein & Stamm, P.A.

http://www.marylandduilawyer-blog.com/
  • Jun 27

    Supreme Court travel ban ruling: A victory for Trump? – Not so fast

    Supreme Court travel ban ruling: A victory for Trump? – Not so fast
    Yesterday, the Supreme Court ruled that the injunctions against enforcement of Trump’s travel ban, that had been upheld by the Fourth and Ninth Circuits would be upheld in part and reversed in part.  Trump claimed this was a…
  • Jun 10

    Nightmare on Pennsylvania Avenue

    Nightmare on Pennsylvania Avenue
    There can be no doubt after Trump’s bizarre press conference with the Romanian President yesterday, that the lunatics are running the asylum.  The only question is, when will enough honest and honorable Republicans admit this, take…
  • May 11

    MVA v. Styslinger – if you refuse you can be suspended – even if you weren’t driving

    MVA v. Styslinger – if you refuse you can be suspended – even if you weren’t driving
    The Court of Appeals recently held that even though implied consent to blow is only given by persons who drive or attempt to drive, it is sufficient to suspend a driver’s license or privilege to drive if the officer  merely has…
Rank this Week: 2989

Sixth Circuit Blog

Sixth Circuit Blog

Features case summaries and commentary by Federal Defenders of the Sixth Circuit.

http://circuit6.blogspot.com/
  • Jun 27

    Stitt!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Stitt!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    Tennessee aggravated burglary is NOT a crime of violence. Details to be posted by whichever colleague whose thunder I just stole. I'm just really excited.Opinion here
  • Jun 16

    Sixth Circuit Recognizes Child Abuse Exception to Marital Communications Privilege

    Sixth Circuit Recognizes Child Abuse Exception to Marital Communications Privilege
    The marital communications privilege allows a defendant-spouse to preclude testimony by his or her spouse regarding confidential marital communications. The privilege has exceptions, of course, as do all privileges, and the Sixth Circuit…
  • Jun 6

    Certiorari granted in Sixth Circuit case involving seizure of cell phone location records.

    Certiorari granted in Sixth Circuit case involving seizure of cell phone location records.
    As noted in a previous post, the Sixth Circuit recently held in United States v. Riley that tracking a fugitive’s real-time GPS location through his cell phone was not a Fourth Amendment search. The Supreme Court has now taken up a…
Rank this Week: 263

Criminal Jurisdiction

Criminal Jurisdiction

Covers Texas criminal law topics, including drug crimes, sexual assault, and the death penalty. By John Floyd and Mr. Billy Sinclair.

http://www.johntfloyd.com/blog
  • Jun 27

    8 Strategies You Can Use to Fight Embezzlement Charge

    8 Strategies You Can Use to Fight Embezzlement Charge
    Embezzlement, sometimes referred to as employee theft, is the misappropriation of funds belonging to someone else but entrusted in your care. While this offense is generally brought against employees, it can be charged against anyone with a…
  • Jun 26

    Supreme Court Rules Brady Offers Little Relief to The Guilty

    Supreme Court Rules Brady Offers Little Relief to The Guilty
    In 1963, the U.S. Supreme Court in Brady v. Maryland held that criminal prosecutors must disclose evidence favorable to a defendant, upon his or her request, that is material to either guilt or punishment.   In 1985, the Supreme…
  • Jun 23

    Did President Trump Obstruct Justice? It All Comes Down to Intent

    Did President Trump Obstruct Justice? It All Comes Down to Intent
      “Asking [the] FBI to drop an investigation is obstruction of justice.”   That is what Rep. Ted Deutch, D-Fla., thinks. And the lawmaker’s opinion carries significant weight: he is the ranking member of the House…
Rank this Week: 64

DUI Blog

DUI Blog

Covers drunk driving laws, news and false evidence. By Lawrence Taylor.

http://www.duiblog.com/
  • Jun 27

    Is a New .05% Law Coming to Your State?

    Is a New .05% Law Coming to Your State?
    On January 15th of last year, the National Highway Traffic Safety Board (NHTSA) issued the following news release: Feds Want to Lower the Legal Limit to One Drink Washington, DC. Jan. 15 – The National Transportation Safety Board wants…
  • Jun 23

    Orange County Man Sentenced to 4 Years for 10th California DUI

    Orange County Man Sentenced to 4 Years for 10th California DUI
    53-year-old Derek Stacy Haskayne from Placentia was sentenced to four years in a California state prison for this 10th, that’s right 10th, DUI since 2011. This past Tuesday, Haskayne pleaded guilty to driving with a blood alcohol…
  • Jun 15

    Two DUI’s in Less than Three Hour

    Two DUI’s in Less than Three Hour
    A Wisconsin man was arrested twice in about two and a half hours for driving under the influence according to Ashwaubenon, Wisconsin Public Safety. What’s more, he’s only 18 years old. 18-year-old Preston Bierhals was on his way…
Rank this Week: 2504

Jacksonville Criminal Defense…

Jacksonville Criminal Defense Attorney Blog

Covers Jacksonville criminal law and criminal defense issues. By The Mussallem Law Firm, P.A.

http://www.jacksonvillecriminaldefenseattorney-blog.com/
  • Jun 27

    Police officer under scrutiny for stopping citizen for “crossing a crosswalk on a red hand” in Jacksonville

    Police officer under scrutiny for stopping citizen for “crossing a crosswalk on a red hand” in Jacksonville
    A Jacksonville Sheriff’s officer’s actions are being evaluated after detaining a young man for jaywalking and threatening to put him in jail.  According to an article in the Florida Times Union, the man did not obey a walk…
  • May 26

    Man arrested in Duval County on sex exhibition charge after police hunt

    Man arrested in Duval County on sex exhibition charge after police hunt
    A Jacksonville man has been arrested for Lewd or Lascivious Exhibition on a child after a week-long search.  According to an article on News4Jax.com, last week, an eight year-old child told police a man came up to him in a car and asked…
  • May 19

    Jacksonville school aide arrested on two child abuse charge

    Jacksonville school aide arrested on two child abuse charge
    A teacher’s aide with the Duval County Public School system has been arrested on two counts of child abuse.  According to an article on Jacksonville.com, the woman was arrested in Jacksonville on Mother’s Day for the two…
Rank this Week: 3097