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Sherman Criminal Lawyer Blog

Sherman Criminal Lawyer Blog

Published By Micah Belden, Criminal Defense Lawyer

http://www.shermancriminallawyer.com/
  • Dec 29

    Be careful what you Tweet for...

    Be careful what you Tweet for...
    A 17 year old in Tarrant County was arrested for tweeting a picture of picture of an airsoft rifle aimed at a marked Fort Worth police vehicle and "Should I do it? They Don't Care For a Black Male Anyways." Police justified their arrest,…
  • Jan 7

    Just how lewd can I be in this Country, anyways? (Part Two)

    Just how lewd can I be in this Country, anyways? (Part Two)
    However, Texas' public lewdness statute proscribes a wide range of conduct, including the consensual touching of breasts outside the clothing in public. Sec. 21.01. defines: (1) "Deviate sexual intercourse" means: (A) any contact between…
  • Jan 7

    Just how lewd can I be in this Country, anyways?

    Just how lewd can I be in this Country, anyways?
    Salvador Cisneros came to the United States to realize the American dream, and part of his dream might have ranged from fondling breasts in public to joining the mile high club. Having been discovered in the United States without permission…
Rank this Week: 4657

Michigan Criminal Defense Lawyer…

Michigan Criminal Defense Lawyer Blog

Covers Michigan drug crimes and drunk driving. By Attorney Jeffrey J. Randa.

http://www.michigancriminaldefenselawyerblog.com/
  • May 11

    Every Michigan Driver's License Restoration case is Unique

    Every Michigan Driver's License Restoration case is Unique
    As a Michigan driver's license restoration lawyer, I understand that each and every case is unique, but even the mere act of saying that even sounds kind of hokey. This hit home the other day as I was speaking with...
  • May 8

    High BAC DUI Charges in Michigan

    High BAC DUI Charges in Michigan
    This will be a short article about the role of your BAC (breath or blood test result) in a Michigan drunk driving charge. Just about everyone knows that, a few years back, Michigan adopted a "High BAC" or "super drunk"...
  • May 4

    Michigan Driver's License Restoration - Finding the best Lawyer

    Michigan Driver's License Restoration - Finding the best Lawyer
    For all the self-promotion that lawyers do, the sad truth is that most of it is completely meaningless. There is really one important, simple question a potential client should have in mind as he or she looks for a Michigan...
Rank this Week: 486

Kirk Chavez

Kirk Chavez

Focuses on the development of criminal law in New Mexico.

http://kirkchavez.blogspot.com/
  • May 6

    Holdings: State v. Deangelo M. (New Mexico Court of Appeals)

    Holdings: State v. Deangelo M. (New Mexico Court of Appeals)
    In State v. Deangelo M. the New Mexico Court of Appeals reversed a district court's detail of a Child's motion to suppress his statements concluding that the State did not meet its burden to show that the statements were knowing,…
  • May 6

    Holdings: State v. Sabeerin, New Mexico Court of Appeal

    Holdings: State v. Sabeerin, New Mexico Court of Appeal
    State v. Sabeerin deals with a search warrant based on suspicion that police had regarding a VIN altering scheme ran out of a business in Albuquerque.The police were right by the way about what they would find if they executed a search…
  • May 3

    Hairdresser On Fire

    Hairdresser On Fire
    One of my favorite Morrissey lyrics off one his favorite albums.  A $100 tip to Morrissey's stylist who inspired the song:Hairdresser On FireHere is Londonhere is Londonis it home of the free,or what?can you squeeze meinto an empty page…
Rank this Week: 2188

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/
  • May 6

    Greenberg on Prior Convictions in Drug Prosecution

    Greenberg on Prior Convictions in Drug Prosecution
    Deena Greenberg has posted Closing Pandora's Box: Limiting the Use of 404(b) to Introduce Prior Convictions in Drug Prosecutions (Harvard Civil Rights- Civil Liberties Law Review (CR-CL), Forthcoming) on SSRN. Here is the abstract: The…
  • May 5

    Ehrman on Pay-to-Play Daily Fantasy Sport

    Ehrman on Pay-to-Play Daily Fantasy Sport
    Nathaniel J Ehrman has posted Out of Bounds?: A Legal Analysis of Pay-to-Play Daily Fantasy Sports (The Sports Lawyers Journal, Vol. 22, p. 79, 2015) on SSRN. Here is the abstract: Daily fantasy sports are one of the fastest growing,...
  • May 5

    Robbins on Reimbursement of Expenses for Acquitted Defendant

    Robbins on Reimbursement of Expenses for Acquitted Defendant
    Ira P. Robbins (American University - Washington College of Law) has posted The Price Is Wrong: Reimbursement of Expenses for Acquitted Criminal Defendants (Michigan State Law Review, Vol. 2014, No. 5, 2015) on SSRN. Here is the abstract:…
Rank this Week: 190

Wright Law Group Blog

Wright Law Group Blog

Covers personal injury and criminal law topics.

http://wrightlawgroupnv.com/blog/
  • May 6

    Medical Marijuana Health Information Privacy

    Medical Marijuana Health Information Privacy
    Medical Marijuana: Is Your Health Information Privacy Going to Pot?By John Henry Wright, Esq.Imagine teams of law enforcement agents, including officers from local police departments and the Federal Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) showing up at…
  • Mar 20

    Law Enforcement Busting Medical Marijuana Delivery Service

    Law Enforcement Busting Medical Marijuana Delivery Service
    Law Enforcement Busting Medical Marijuana Delivery Services in Las VegasCALL The Wright Law Group, P.C. 702.405.0001Been Arrested Delivering Medical Marijuana To Las Vegas PatientsSince the Nevada Legislature passed laws allowing for an…
  • Dec 2

    Police May Be Violating Medical Marijuana Patients’ Privacy Rights in Las Vega

    Police May Be Violating Medical Marijuana Patients’ Privacy Rights in Las Vega
    Medical Marijuana Attorney Las VegasThere are recent reports of teams of law enforcement agents in the Las Vegas area showing up at the private residences of persons who have been issued a medical marijuana patient registry identification…
Rank this Week: 2680

Lafayette Criminal Defense Law…

Lafayette Criminal Defense Law Blog

Covers criminal defense, drug charges, drunk driving, misdemeanors and white collar crimes. By the Law Office of Joshua S. Guillory.

http://www.jsguillorylaw.com/blog/
  • May 6

    When a police officer infringes on a suspect’s right

    When a police officer infringes on a suspect’s right
    Police have broad power to enforce the law, but they have to do so within the limits created by the Constitution and other civil rights laws. There have been many stories in the news recently about police officers who appear...
  • Apr 29

    Many Louisiana residents use drugs to unwind, some illegally

    Many Louisiana residents use drugs to unwind, some illegally
    According to a recent Gallup poll, the state of Louisiana ranks fifth in the nation for the number of people who use mood-altering drugs, including alcohol, nicotine, prescription drugs and illegal drugs. The poll surveyed at least 450 people…
  • Apr 22

    Domestic violence charges need to be taken seriously

    Domestic violence charges need to be taken seriously
    The state of Louisiana takes domestic violence very seriously, which is why you need an effective lawyer on your side if you are facing domestic abuse battery charges. During a domestic disagreement, one party may call the police out of...
Rank this Week: 3797

Innocence Project

Innocence Project

Covers capital punishment and wrongful convictions.

http://www.innocenceproject.org/news-events-exonerations
  • May 6

    Radley Balko Weighs In on Crime Lab Corruption and Best Practices for Forensic Science

    Radley Balko Weighs In on Crime Lab Corruption and Best Practices for Forensic Science
    In a piece published yesterday on The Washington Posts’s criminal justice blog “The Watch,” Radley Balko points to some pervasive incentive problems in state crime labs, and offers up suggestions for best practice reform.…
  • May 5

    Innocence Network Conference a Great Forum to Advance Policy Effort

    Innocence Network Conference a Great Forum to Advance Policy Effort
    By Rebecca Brown, Innocence Project policy director Last weekend, the Innocence Network held its 14th annual network conference, in Orlando, Florida. As always, it was well attended: 520 people came, among them 144 exonerees and…
  • May 4

    Creating Context Through Representation: When the Lawyer Looks Like the Client

    Creating Context Through Representation: When the Lawyer Looks Like the Client
      By Karen Thompson Karen Thompson is a Staff Attorney at the Innocence Project. She read this piece during the Saturday afternoon session, "Race and Wrongful Convictions," at the 2015 Innocence Network Conference in Orlando,…
Rank this Week: 2378

Arizona Common Law

Arizona Common Law

Discusses law in the state of Arizona with a focus on what rights are protected by the Arizona Constitution, free speech rights (protected by the federal and Arizona Constitutions), religion and religious freedoms (protected by the federal and Arizona Constitutions), and emerging issues of the law. By Joe Thomas.

http://azcommonlaw.com
  • May 6

    Free Speech at the Ball Park

    Free Speech at the Ball Park
    Most of us probably do not even think of free speech while at the ball park.  Fans rooting for the home team as well as the away team purchase tickets and cheer on their team at the local venues, here in Arizona. Some media outlets…
  • Apr 22

    FBI Gives Flawed Hair Analysis in One Arizona Death Penalty Case

    FBI Gives Flawed Hair Analysis in One Arizona Death Penalty Case
    A bomb was dropped over the national criminal justice system this past week when the Washington Post reported and the FBI admitted to over-stating the weight of hair analysis evidence. A mind boggling 95% of the 268 trials reviewed the…
  • Apr 20

    Article – Food Trucks, Incremental Innovation, and Regulatory Rut

    Article – Food Trucks, Incremental Innovation, and Regulatory Rut
    Food Truck Fridays are fun and delicious! If you have somehow missed out on this culinary treat which takes place in downtown Phoenix, Arizona on Friday afternoons, you should make time to visit.  Some of my friends look forward all week…
Rank this Week: 2465

Sentencing Law and Policy

Sentencing Law and Policy

By Douglas A. Berman.

http://sentencing.typepad.com/sentencing_law_and_policy/
Rank this Week: 271

Los Angeles DUI Attorney Blog

Los Angeles DUI Attorney Blog

Covers DWI and DUI law, cases and sentences in California. By Michael Kraut.

http://www.losangelesduiattorneyblog.com/
  • May 6

    DUI Driver Tries for Revenge with Fake Affair

    DUI Driver Tries for Revenge with Fake Affair
    Some drivers pulled over for DUI in Los Angeles may fantasize about getting even with the cop who arrested them. They may be too impaired at the time of their arrest to realize this isn’t a good idea, but when the alcohol fumes…
  • May 4

    More Arrests for Stoned Driving? Cannibuster Could Make It Happen

    More Arrests for Stoned Driving? Cannibuster Could Make It Happen
    Testing drivers for an alcohol-related DUI in Los Angeles is a relatively straightforward process that may involve a breathalyzer and blood tests. But when pot is a driver’s choice for getting high, it’s been a lot harder for…
  • Apr 29

    Daredevil Does Damage While DUI

    Daredevil Does Damage While DUI
    People who enjoy a few too many drinks before getting behind the wheel may attempt to show off their driving skills—speeding along busy highways, taking tight turns, and similar maneuvers that are likely to get them involved in an…
Rank this Week: 1027

William T. Bly Blog

William T. Bly Blog

Covers Maine drunk driving and criminal defense topics.

http://www.williamblylaw.com/blog
  • May 6

    Paris Police Chief Deals With OUI Charge

    Paris Police Chief Deals With OUI Charge
    Just after midnight last November 21, police officer Andrew Feeney, a sergeant in the Cumberland County Sheriff's Department, pulled over a driver that he thought was driving erratically on Wilder Road, in Naples, Maine.…
  • May 5

    Hidden Penalties of an OUI Conviction: Your Insurance Premium

    Hidden Penalties of an OUI Conviction: Your Insurance Premium
    The penalties that you can face after being convicted of operating your vehicle while under the influence (OUI) are numerous. There are the obvious ones that everyone is aware of: The license suspension, the fines, and the criminal record.…
  • May 4

    OUI Penalties in Maine, Summarized

    OUI Penalties in Maine, Summarized
    If you've been convicted for driving a vehicle under the influence (OUI) in Maine, you're familiar with the legal process: The license suspension. The fines. The criminal record. The stress. You might have been to jail. You may even be…
Rank this Week: 4682

Los Angeles Criminal Defense…

Los Angeles Criminal Defense Attorney Blog

Covers celebrity crime, felonies, DUI, three strikes offenses, and white collar crime cases. By Michael Kraut.

http://www.losangelescriminaldefenseattorneyblog.com/
  • May 6

    No Alcohol Sales to DUI Drivers?

    No Alcohol Sales to DUI Drivers?
    How much is too much when it comes to punishing drivers caught driving under the influence? People who have lost family members or suffered serious injuries in a Los Angeles DUI would probably argue that the current laws don’t do enough…
  • May 4

    Driver Could Spend Half Century in Jail after DUI Conviction

    Driver Could Spend Half Century in Jail after DUI Conviction
    When someone’s convicted of a DUI in Los Angeles for the third or fourth time, the penalties can be steep and include up to 16 months in state prison. If a death resulted from that DUI, the punishment for the offender can rise to five…
  • Apr 30

    “Smiley Face” Driver Faces Extended Jail Time

    “Smiley Face” Driver Faces Extended Jail Time
    Getting pulled over for a DUI in Los Angeles is nothing to smile about. Neither is causing an accident in which someone is killed. Twenty-five-year-old Michael J. Vanwanger of Coons Rapid, Minnesota, who posted a smiley face on Facebook after…
Rank this Week: 4579

Crime and Consequences

Crime and Consequences

By the Criminal Justice Legal Foundation.

http://www.crimeandconsequences.com/crimblog/
  • May 6

    News Scan

    News Scan
    Records Raise Questions About Parole Monitoring:  Despite violating their parole, cutting off their GPS monitors, and fleeing the state, two transient sex offenders were deemed "low risk," and are now accused of raping and killing four…
  • May 6

    A Waste of Time and Money on a Killer

    A Waste of Time and Money on a Killer
    Roughly four weeks ago, the New York Times had this gushing article about the then-upcoming re-sentencing for Adolfo Davis.  In 1990, at age 14, Davis, a Chicago native, was knee-deep in a double murder.  He was tried as an…
  • May 6

    Justices Unmask Abolitionist Lethal Injection Shell Game

    Justices Unmask Abolitionist Lethal Injection Shell Game
    I am remiss in not having posted earlier about the SCOTUS argument concerning Oklahoma's lethal injection procedures in Glossip v. Gross.  Kent did a podcast on it here, and CJLF filed an amicus brief available through this link.The…
Rank this Week: 240

Michigan Sex Crime Attorneys Blog

Michigan Sex Crime Attorneys Blog

Covers sex crime laws and cases. By Grabel & Associates.

http://www.michigansexcrimeattorneys.com/
  • May 6

    Jackson County Judge Sets Aside Guilty Verdict in Criminal Sexual Conduct Case

    Jackson County Judge Sets Aside Guilty Verdict in Criminal Sexual Conduct Case
    Recently, Jackson County Circuit Judge John McBain set aside the guilty verdict given to 50-year-old Gregory Patterson by the jury in a sexual assault case, a first in the Judge’s 13 years on the bench. McBain found the defendant not…
  • Apr 29

    Veteran Police Officer Faces 21 Counts of Sexual Assault in Case Involving Child Under 13

    Veteran Police Officer Faces 21 Counts of Sexual Assault in Case Involving Child Under 13
    Recently, it was announced that a west suburban Chicago police officer was charged with several counts involving the alleges sexual assault of a girl younger than 13 years of age. According to CBS Chicago, David L. Wright, a police officer…
  • Apr 23

    Iowa Man Acquitted of Charges of Sexual Abuse of Wife With Alzheimer’

    Iowa Man Acquitted of Charges of Sexual Abuse of Wife With Alzheimer’
    On Wednesday, April 22, 78-year-old Henry Rayhons of Iowa who is a farmer and former Republican state legislator was found not guilty of charges that he sexually abused his wife, Donna Rayhons, while she was in a nursing home and suffered…
Rank this Week: 665

Laybourne Law Firm Blog

Laybourne Law Firm Blog

Covers Colorado Springs criminal defense, injury, and accident news.

http://www.coloradospringsattorneys.org/blog/
  • May 6

    Wrongful Death Lawsuit Filed in Crash that Killed Five Student

    Wrongful Death Lawsuit Filed in Crash that Killed Five Student
    It has only been a week since a deadly crash that claimed the lives of five Georgia Southern University students, and already a lawsuit has been filed by the mother of one of the students. The lawsuit was filed against … The post…
  • May 5

    Fatal Car Crash on I-25

    Fatal Car Crash on I-25
    One woman was killed over the weekend after a tragic crash that happened just north of the Fillmore exit on I-25. 20-year-old Kanya Sornsong-Wilder was killed when the vehicle she was traveling in on northbound I-25 swerved and smashed…
  • May 1

    Fort Carson Soldier Dies in Motorcycle Accident

    Fort Carson Soldier Dies in Motorcycle Accident
    Tragic news from Colorado Springs came out on Saturday. A Fort Carson soldier was riding his motorcycle in a group of other riders. He was on Cimarron street heading west from I-25 when traffic slowed. The soldier tried to avoid … The…
Rank this Week: 3103

Dallas Criminal Defense Lawyer…

Dallas Criminal Defense Lawyer Blog

By Michael Lowe.

http://www.dallasjustice.com/dallascriminallawyerblog
  • May 6

    When The Police Stop You: the Law and Your Need for a Zealous Defense Lawyer

    When The Police Stop You: the Law and Your Need for a Zealous Defense Lawyer
    The death of Freddie Gray while in the custody of the Baltimore Police Department continues to be big news here in Dallas and the rest of the country: this week, the six police officers who were arrested in connection with what the medical…
  • Apr 29

    Can You Trust the Police? Police Excessive Force and the Dallas D.A. List of Name

    Can You Trust the Police? Police Excessive Force and the Dallas D.A. List of Name
    Much of the news this week revolves around aspects of the rioting in Baltimore, Maryland, which began on the afternoon of Freddie Gray’s funeral, a man who died while in police custody and whom many believe was another victim of police…
  • Apr 22

    FBI Scandal: Forensic FBI Experts Give False and Flawed DNA Evidence To Get Conviction

    FBI Scandal: Forensic FBI Experts Give False and Flawed DNA Evidence To Get Conviction
    This is very bad and it’s going to get worse. Yesterday, the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the U.S. Department of Justice finally came forward and admitted that the FBI forensic evidence provided in countless criminal trials over…
Rank this Week: 294

The Saile Law Blog

The Saile Law Blog

Covers New Jersey and Pennsylvania personal injury, criminal and traffic offenses legal developments. By Saile & Saile LLP.

http://www.sailelaw.com/blog/index.cfm
  • May 6

    5 Good Books to Help Children Coping With Death

    5 Good Books to Help Children Coping With Death
    Dealing with the death of a parent or a sibling can be a challenging feat for a child. For children coping with death, books can be useful tools for both the kids and parents. Learn from the experts how to communicate the finality of death to…
  • May 5

    Take Legal Action if a Truck Accident Caused a Head Injury

    Take Legal Action if a Truck Accident Caused a Head Injury
    The average large truck used for commercial purposes weighs about 80,000 pounds. When involved in an accident, this weight can lead to devastating damage and severe injuries for those involved. One type of injury that is common in a truck…
  • May 4

    May is National Bike Month

    May is National Bike Month
    The month of May is quickly approaching, and with it comes something worth celebrating: National Bike Month. During the course of the month, national biking groups promote education on the benefits of biking as well as safety tips.National…
Rank this Week: 2941

San Diego DUI Lawyer Blog

San Diego DUI Lawyer Blog

Covers DUI issues. By the Law Offices of Peter A. Mesich.

http://www.sandiegoduilawyer-blog.com/
Rank this Week: 3365

Maryland DUI Lawyers Blog

Maryland DUI Lawyers Blog

Covers Maryland DUI defense issues, including breathalyzer tests, DUI checkpoints and blood-alcohol content. By Price Benowitz, LLP.

http://www.marylandduilawyersblog.com/
  • May 6

    MD Bishop Defrocked Following DUI Charge in Fatal Crash

    MD Bishop Defrocked Following DUI Charge in Fatal Crash
    After facing manslaughter charges for the death of a bicyclist in a DUI crash, Maryland Episcopal Bishop Heather Cook has been defrocked and is no longer ordained by the Episcopal Church. Cook was serving as the assistant bishop for the…
  • May 5

    Sterling Driver Arrested For DUI After Hitting Pedestrian

    Sterling Driver Arrested For DUI After Hitting Pedestrian
    A Sterling woman was arrested on DUI charges Sunday after hitting a pedestrian crossing the street. The driver was arrested at the scene and is being held on $5,000 bond. The victim of the accident was taken to the hospital but released. The…
  • May 1

    Howard County School Bus Driver Crashes With 44 Students on Board, Charged For DWI

    Howard County School Bus Driver Crashes With 44 Students on Board, Charged For DWI
    A school bus driver in Howard County is being charged with DWI, drug posession, and negligent driving after running off the road and hitting a mailbox and water drain. The bus had 44 students aboard from Forest Ridge Elementary at the time of…
Rank this Week: 307

Birmingham Criminal Defense Blog

Birmingham Criminal Defense Blog

Covers Alabama criminal law and procedure, including DUI,, theft crimes, and violent crimes. By Steven D. Ebersole.

http://www.birminghamcriminaldefenseblog.com/
  • May 6

    M.A.M. v. Alabama – Adult Sentenced by Juvenile Court for Prior Sex Crime

    M.A.M. v. Alabama – Adult Sentenced by Juvenile Court for Prior Sex Crime
    The Alabama Court of Appeals recently reversed a conviction based on improper jurisdiction as exercised by the juvenile court over an adult defendant who was underage at the time of his alleged sex offense. Defendant in the case of M.A.M. v.…
  • May 3

    Morris v. Alabama Board of Pardons and Paroles – Reversal of Parole Revocation

    Morris v. Alabama Board of Pardons and Paroles – Reversal of Parole Revocation
    The purpose of parole is to allow a person to serve part of their sentence under the supervision of the community. It’s only granted to convicted prisoners who have substantially observed the rules of the prison, whose release would not…
  • Apr 30

    Cherokee County Deputies Arrest Suspects with 390 Grams of “Spice”

    Cherokee County Deputies Arrest Suspects with 390 Grams of “Spice”
    “Spice” is a common term for a form of synthetic marijuana sold under brand names such as Spice, K2 and Scooby Snacks. Scientists refer to these products as synthetic cannabinoid receptor agonists, and they are allegedly designed…
Rank this Week: 508

Pinellas County Florida Criminal…

Pinellas County Florida Criminal Lawyer Blog

Covers criminal law in Florida. By Pawuk & Pawuk, P.A.

http://www.pinellascountyfloridacriminallawyerblog.com/
  • May 6

    Hearsay Evidence and Restitution in Florida

    Hearsay Evidence and Restitution in Florida
    A conviction for a crime involving property damage often includes a restitution order, an amount that must be paid to the victim. In a recent 2d District Court of Appeal restitution case, a victim’s testimony as to costs was…
  • Feb 27

    Your Right to Remain Silent

    Your Right to Remain Silent
    In our practice we hear from clients all the time that the police did not read them their rights, meaning Miranda rights, when they are arrested.  Contrary to every television show and most people’s belief – the police…
  • Feb 26

    Traffic stop for dark window tint – probable cause?

    Traffic stop for dark window tint – probable cause?
    Let’s say you just bought a used car.  You never had the windows tinted, the car came like that.  Or let’s say you recently had the windows tinted by a reputable tint dealer.  Then in the middle of the day,…
Rank this Week: 2826

Mortgage Fraud Blog

Mortgage Fraud Blog

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

http://mortgagefraudblog.com/
  • May 6

    Investment Advisor Pleads Guilty in the Midst of Trial to Real Estate Fraud

    Investment Advisor Pleads Guilty in the Midst of Trial to Real Estate Fraud
    Mortgage Fraud Blog. David Williams, 54, Studio City, California, a licensed securities dealer and investment adviser, as well as the former president and CEO of Sherman Oaks, California-based Morgan Peabody, Inc. brokerage and investment…
  • May 6

    VP Sent to Prison for Leasing Out Bank REO Property and Collecting Rent

    VP Sent to Prison for Leasing Out Bank REO Property and Collecting Rent
    Mortgage Fraud Blog. William R. Beamon, Jr., a/k/a Rusty Beamon, 54, Atlanta, Georgia, has been sentenced to three years, six months in federal prison for defrauding Appalachian Community Bank, Ellijay, Georgia.  Beamon was convicted by…
  • May 5

    Former Loan Officer Convicted of Bank Fraud

    Former Loan Officer Convicted of Bank Fraud
    Mortgage Fraud Blog. Kimberly Haslacker, 39, Romney, West Virginia, was convicted of bank fraud in federal court after she admitted to using her position as a bank loan officer to obtain fraudulent loans. Haslacker was formerly employed as a…
Rank this Week: 3

Subject to Inquiry

Subject to Inquiry

Looks at white collar, congressional, SEC, energy enforcement and other government inquiries. By McGuireWoods.

http://www.subjecttoinquiry.com/
  • May 6

    CFPB PROPOSAL TO END “PAYDAY DEBT TRAPS” MEETS SERIOUS CRITICISM

    CFPB PROPOSAL TO END “PAYDAY DEBT TRAPS” MEETS SERIOUS CRITICISM
    A recently released Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) plan meant to end “payday debt traps” is meeting serious criticism from industry experts who say the rule, as proposed, would seriously limit short-term borrowing…
  • Apr 29

    CFPB Remains Noncommittal Regarding Restrained Enforcement Period for TILA/RESPA Integrated Disclosures Rule

    CFPB Remains Noncommittal Regarding Restrained Enforcement Period for TILA/RESPA Integrated Disclosures Rule
    The TILA/RESPA integrated disclosures (TRID) rule issued by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) under the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act takes effect on August 1, 2015. Once effective, the TRID will…
  • Apr 27

    CFPB Fines Military Allotment Processor $3.1 Million

    CFPB Fines Military Allotment Processor $3.1 Million
    Last week, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) filed a consent order with Fort Knox National Co. and its subsidiary Military Assistance Co. (MAC), alleging that the companies duped U.S. military service members into paying…
Rank this Week: 2096

Southern California Defense Blog

Southern California Defense Blog

Covers criminal defense law issues and topics. Published by Southern California criminal defense law corporation, Wallin & Klarich.

http://www.southerncaliforniadefenseblog.com/
  • May 6

    California Gun Free School Zone Act and its Affect on Your Weapons Case

    California Gun Free School Zone Act and its Affect on Your Weapons Case
    The California Gun Free School Zone Act makes it illegal to carry a gun within 1,000 feet of a school zone. But what is a school zone? And how does this law work?
  • May 4

    What is the Drug Flakka?

    What is the Drug Flakka?
    First it was bath salts, now it's Flakka. A new drug legal drug has risen in popularity. But is Flakka really legal?
  • Apr 27

    Should Water Wasters Be Hung Out to Dry?

    Should Water Wasters Be Hung Out to Dry?
    California is in the midst of its biggest drought in history so the state is trying to find ways to conserve water. Should California threaten those who waste water with jail time?
Rank this Week: 412

NJ DUI Questions & Answers

NJ DUI Questions & Answers

Covers DUI charges and legal defenses. By Matthew W. Reisig.

http://www.newjersey-dui-attorney.com/blog/
Rank this Week: 3893

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/
Rank this Week: 1634

Criminal Justice Blog

Criminal Justice Blog

Covers public criminal justice and defense. By Luftman, Heck & Associates LLP.

http://www.columbuscriminalattorney.com/blog/
  • May 6

    High OVI Reduced to Reckless Operation of a Vehicle

    High OVI Reduced to Reckless Operation of a Vehicle
    Columbus criminal defense attorneys were recently contacted by a client arrested and charged with a second 1st degree misdemeanor high concentration OVI in Mt. Vernon, Ohio. This second 1st degree misdemeanor high concentration OVI was within…
  • May 6

    Franklin County Charge of Soliciting Prostitution Dismissed

    Franklin County Charge of Soliciting Prostitution Dismissed
    Our office was recently contacted by a 41-year-old man in Columbus on a visa category B-1 was arrested and charged with a 1st degree misdemeanor for soliciting prostitution. This charge carries with it 6 months in jail and up to $1,000 fine…
  • May 6

    Endangering the Welfare of a Child reduced to Disorderly Conduct

    Endangering the Welfare of a Child reduced to Disorderly Conduct
    Our Columbus criminal defense attorneys were recently contacted by a 37-year-old man cited and charged by the Paloma Police Department for a 1st degree misdemeanor endangering a child in a traffic controlled device. A 1st degree misdemeanor…
Rank this Week: 2394

Florida Criminal Lawyer Blog

Florida Criminal Lawyer Blog

Covers DUI and traffic tickets. By Leifert & Leifert.

http://www.florida-criminal-lawyer-blog.com/
  • May 6

    Is Synthetic Drug "Flakka" Causing Bizarre Crimes in Florida?

    Is Synthetic Drug "Flakka" Causing Bizarre Crimes in Florida?
    A string of recent, shocking crimes that have taken place in Florida now have national media figures, local law enforcement agencies and criminal attorneys alike wondering whether the new synthetic drug called flakka is behind the bizarre…
  • May 1

    Boynton Beach Man Acquitted of Murder by Palm Beach Jury

    Boynton Beach Man Acquitted of Murder by Palm Beach Jury
    Late last week, a Palm Beach County jury acquitted 33-year-old Narcisse Antoine of murder and attempted murder charges in a case stemming from a 2009 shooting outside of a nightclub in West Palm Beach. The verdict was reached after 11 hours…
  • Apr 29

    Who Gets to See Police Body Camera Footage?

    Who Gets to See Police Body Camera Footage?
    Our Hollywood and West Palm Beach criminal defense lawyers know that law enforcement departments all across the country are adopting use of body cameras as a means by which to combat the tension stirring between police officers and the…
Rank this Week: 4505

Andrew Flusche, Virginia Lawyer

Andrew Flusche, Virginia Lawyer

Covers Virginia drunk driving, reckless driving and speeding offenses.

http://www.andrewflusche.com/blog/
  • May 6

    Will You Lose Your License for Possession of Marijuana in Virginia?

    Will You Lose Your License for Possession of Marijuana in Virginia?
    Yes, if you’re found guilty of possession of marijuana in Virginia, one of the required punishments is six months loss of your license. What this means is that you can’t drive for six months. Even if you’re currently not…
  • May 5

    Why Hire a Lawyer for Virginia Possession of Marijuana

    Why Hire a Lawyer for Virginia Possession of Marijuana
    For any marijuana charge in Virginia there is a risk of six months loss of your drivers license. Contact me today to see what defense options you have. © marketing for Andrew Flusche, 2015. | Permalink | No comment | Add to del.icio.us…
  • May 4

    Officer Did Not Read Rights During DUI

    Officer Did Not Read Rights During DUI
    It’s a complicated situation which you and I need to talk about individually about the specifics of your case to see whether or not it matters but here’s a thumbnail summary. Contact me today about your DUI/DWI case. ©…
Rank this Week: 1226

St. Louis Criminal Defense Lawyer…

St. Louis Criminal Defense Lawyer Blog

Covers Missouri family law. By Brinkman & Alter, LLC.

http://www.stlouiscriminaldefenselawyerblog.com/
  • May 6

    Why Do You Keep Your Fees So Low For St Louis Criminal Defense?

    Why Do You Keep Your Fees So Low For St Louis Criminal Defense?
    The answer is simple: most people cannot afford to pay a St. Louis criminal defense attorney the types of fees they demand for service. For example, a typical quote of fees for a run-of-the-mill St. Louis marijuana possession can run anywhere…
  • May 4

    Why Is It Such A Big Deal To Get My St Louis Traffic Ticket Fixed?

    Why Is It Such A Big Deal To Get My St Louis Traffic Ticket Fixed?
    Because if you don’t, then you will receive points on your permanent driving record. Once points are assessed to your record, then your auto insurance company will jack up your monthly rates. And if you get to many points (especially…
  • May 1

    What Should I Do If I Am Caught With Marijuana in the St Louis Area?

    What Should I Do If I Am Caught With Marijuana in the St Louis Area?
    Most people (when charged with possession of marijuana in St. Louis) do not get an attorney. They do not seek out any advice as to their legal rights. And they do not check into what options they might have available to them. As a result,…
Rank this Week: 3196

Sixth Circuit Blog

Sixth Circuit Blog

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

http://circuit6.blogspot.com/
  • May 6

    The Right to Parent and Restrictions on Associating with Minor

    The Right to Parent and Restrictions on Associating with Minor
    In United States v. Widmer, No. 13-6283, the Sixth Circuit considered special conditions of supervised release that prevent a defendant from associating with minors without first receiving written permission from his or her probation officer.…
  • Apr 29

    Cell Phone Search Warrant

    Cell Phone Search Warrant
    The Sixth Circuit agreed this week to publish United States v. Bass, No. 14-1387, originally issued as an unpublished decision. In the decision, the court affirms the denial of a motion to suppress a cell phone search. The government…
  • Apr 21

    Duplicity and Unanimity Instruction

    Duplicity and Unanimity Instruction
    United States v. Eaton, decided on April 20, 2015, is an appeal from the conviction of former Barren County (KY) Sheriff Christopher Eaton.  The case stems from the arrest and beating of Billy Stinnett in 2010.  Eaton and three…
Rank this Week: 1588

Ohio DUI/OVI Blog

Ohio DUI/OVI Blog

Covers news and information related to criminal law and life. By Charles M. Rowland II.

http://www.daytondui.com/blog/
  • May 6

    Kettering Municipal Court – What Do I Plead?

    Kettering Municipal Court – What Do I Plead?
    On its site, the Kettering Municipal Court offers an explanation of the three possible pleas you may enter in your case.   The court states as follows: Pleas You May Enter and Your Rights Under These Pleas You may choose to enter any of…
  • May 4

    What is a Physical Control Violation? Is It Better Than An OVI?

    What is a Physical Control Violation? Is It Better Than An OVI?
    Why should I consider a reduction to Physical Control? While a “physical control” conviction (O.R.C. 4511.194)  is similar to an OVI conviction (O.R.C. 4511.19) in that both are alcohol-related first degree misdemeanors, the…
  • Apr 30

    Ohio State Highway Patrol – Ohio’s Drug Warrior

    Ohio State Highway Patrol – Ohio’s Drug Warrior
    A state law passed in 2012 banned knowingly possessing hidden compartments in vehicles that are designed to conceal elicit drugs or evidence. The Ohio State Highway Patrol has used this law in their role as Ohio's leading drug warriors. Since…
Rank this Week: 526

Andrew D. Stine Blog

Andrew D. Stine Blog

Covers Florida criminal law and defenses.

http://www.andrewdstine.com/blog/
  • May 6

    Palm Beach County Animal Care and Control’s Animal Cruelty Investigation

    Palm Beach County Animal Care and Control’s Animal Cruelty Investigation
    As a practicing criminal defense lawyer and one who has built a reputation in animal law, I am writing this blog as a public announcement, as to behavior that I find very objectionable, regarding Palm Beach County Animal Care and Control. The…
  • Apr 28

    DCF Involvement in Florida Criminal Case

    DCF Involvement in Florida Criminal Case
    As a criminal defense attorney, and also a family/criminal defense attorney who helps people with DCF cases, I many times find criminal cases intertwined with issues that involve intervention by the Department of Children and Families. DCF…
  • Apr 23

    Criminal Prosecution and the Palm Beach County Mental Health Court

    Criminal Prosecution and the Palm Beach County Mental Health Court
    As a criminal defense lawyer, I am faced with questions, concerns and problems that affect those with mental illness on a routine basis. Individuals facing criminal prosecution for allegedly committing unlawfully acts, find themselves in a…
Rank this Week: 749

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/
  • May 6

    Is It Illegal for a Man to Use the Ladies’ Room?

    Is It Illegal for a Man to Use the Ladies’ Room?
    In Charlotte, there is a controversy over whether a transgendered person should use the bathroom assigned to his or her biological sex or to the sex with which he or she identifies. The Charlotte Observer has the story here. This post…
  • May 5

    DWI Bills That Made the (First) Cut

    DWI Bills That Made the (First) Cut
    Last week was crossover deadline at the General Assembly–a major event for lawmakers, legislative staffers, lobbyists and policy wonks. If you don’t fall into any of these categories, the deadline may not have greatly affected…
  • May 4

    Sentencing Whiteboard: A Typical Felony Probation Case after Justice Reinvestment

    Sentencing Whiteboard: A Typical Felony Probation Case after Justice Reinvestment
    What happens when a low-level felon serves a split and then gets quick-dipped, dunked, and eventually revoked? Today’s video post walks through a case like that from start to finish, including many…
Rank this Week: 4057

Michael Smith's Law Blog

Michael Smith's Law Blog

A legal blog written by a recent graduate of UCLA School of Law. Posts cover a wide range of topics, but areas of focus include criminal law, constitutional law, law and technology, and commentary on scholarship and legal education.

http://www.smithblawg.blogspot.com
  • May 6

    Court Convicts Dead Man of Stealing Electricity

    Court Convicts Dead Man of Stealing Electricity
    Kevin Underhill at Lowering the Bar comments on an unusual case where a Greek court convicted a defendant in absentia for stealing electricity. Despite the defense attorney's request that the trial be continued pending the provision of a…
  • Apr 29

    North Dakota's New Law Restricting Law Enforcement Drone

    North Dakota's New Law Restricting Law Enforcement Drone
    North Dakota's governor recently signed this bill (H.B. 1328) restricting the government's use of drones, which makes North Dakota the most recent state to restrict law enforcement's use of drone technology to obtain information and…
  • Apr 22

    Prison Security and Drone-Smuggled Contraband

    Prison Security and Drone-Smuggled Contraband
    Today's New York Times has this interesting article on the use of drones to smuggle contraband into prisons. It begins:During the graveyard shift at 1:44 a.m., security cameras at the prison here picked up the blinking lights of an…
Rank this Week: 2481

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/
  • May 6

    Bill updates during a busy week

    Bill updates during a busy week
    Grits has been too busy to blog much this week but here are a few updates on bills we've followed this session. Hope springs eternal and thus the Texas House Criminal Jurisprudence Committee on Monday passed out several more House bills which…
  • May 3

    Indigent defense, civil commitment and the Texas surveillance state

    Indigent defense, civil commitment and the Texas surveillance state
    No time to delve into these issues in-depth, but fyi:The Texas Public Policy Foundation has a new white paper out on pretrial proceedings for indigent defendants.The judge overseeing Texas' sex-offender civil commitment program was…
  • May 3

    Finally ... the conservative case against pandering to police union

    Finally ... the conservative case against pandering to police union
    Interesting to see a meme I've heard from several Texas conservatives this year repeated in the pages of the New York Times. See Ross Douthat's "Our Police Union Problem," in which he declared that there is "a strong argument that the rise of…
Rank this Week: 85

South Florida Criminal Lawyer Blog

South Florida Criminal Lawyer Blog

Covers criminal law. By William Wallshein, P.A.

http://www.southfloridacriminallawyerblog.com/
  • May 6

    Minor Abuse Recording Bill Passes Florida Legislature

    Minor Abuse Recording Bill Passes Florida Legislature
    A bill has passed through the Florida legislature, letting minors secretly record their abusers and use that evidence against them in court. The bill has passed unanimously in both the House and the Senate, and now awaits Governor Rick…
  • May 4

    Prostitution Bill Passes Both House and Senate

    Prostitution Bill Passes Both House and Senate
    Prostitution is a criminal offense in Florida, but visiting a prostitute is also a crime, and may soon become a more serious one. A bill increasing sentences for soliciting a prostitute has been passed unanimously by both the Florida House…
  • Apr 30

    Refusing a Breathalyzer

    Refusing a Breathalyzer
    Patricia Ebels, of Naples, a bikini-clad 49-year-old grandmother, was arrested for driving under the influence after rear ending a car stopped at a traffic light. She and her 10-year-old grandson were not injured, but the driver of the other…
Rank this Week: 2387

Gamso - For the Defense

Gamso - For the Defense

Provides commentary on criminal law, civil liberties and jurisprudence. By Jeffrey Gamso.

http://gamso-forthedefense.blogspot.com/
  • May 6

    Grandpa Will - Fugitive From Justice

    Grandpa Will - Fugitive From Justice
    Assuming Florida extradites him what then?Frank Freshwaters is 79.  Which means he was around 24 then, 22 when this all started.  It started with an auto accident.  He was driving 50 in a 35 zone.  Hit and killed a guy.…
  • May 4

    Got Plans for the Next 3 Years? How about Burning Someone at the Stake?

    Got Plans for the Next 3 Years? How about Burning Someone at the Stake?
    In May, 1984, John David Stumpf shot and killed Mary Jane Stout.  (He shot her husband, Norman, too, but Norman didn't die.)  He's been sitting on death row in Ohio for the last 29 years. In January 1997, Doug Coley shot and killed…
  • Apr 23

    Nobody's Said It Better

    Nobody's Said It Better
    April 23 is World Book and Copyright Day (also known as the International Day of the Book).  It's organized by UNESCO to recognise the power of books to change our lives for the better and to support books and those who produce…
Rank this Week: 500

Simple Justice

Simple Justice

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

http://blog.simplejustice.us
  • May 6

    The Third Party Doctrine Live

    The Third Party Doctrine Live
    Doc: I’m very sorry, but your illness is terminal. Patient: Well, I want a second opinion. Doc: And you’re ugly. The 11th Circuit, en banc, has weighed (and I use that word purposefully, given that the entire opinion comes in at…
  • May 6

    The Brotherhood of the Knife

    The Brotherhood of the Knife
    Lawyers for Baltimore police officers Garrett Miller and Edward Nero, both charged with the false imprisonment of Freddie Gray for having arrested him without probable cause, have gone on the offensive.  Good. That’s what…
  • May 5

    Rape Culture? Blame Grandma

    Rape Culture? Blame Grandma
    At five, relatives used to kiss my cheeks even as I winced and turned away.  —Jordan Bosiljevac, The Forum, Claremont McKenna College Me too!  In fact, even today I avoid social kissing, when someone I meet goes to kiss me on…
Rank this Week: 39

Criminal Law Blog

Criminal Law Blog

By Brett A. Podolsky.

http://brettpodolsky.com/blog
  • May 6

    Sex Crimes, Entrapment and Your Rights in Texa

    Sex Crimes, Entrapment and Your Rights in Texa
    Police officers often use “sting” operations to make arrests. These operations sometimes consist of undercover officers who “set up” individuals by providing them with an opportunity to commit illegal acts. When those…
  • Apr 29

    False Accusations: What Happens When You’re Wrongly Accused of a Sex Crime

    False Accusations: What Happens When You’re Wrongly Accused of a Sex Crime
    People automatically have a tendency to assume that anyone accused of a sex crime is guilty. Even so, there are a good number of people who are falsely accused of crimes such as child molestation, sexual assault or sexual misconduct with a…
  • Apr 22

    What Is the Legal Definition of Sexual Penetration?

    What Is the Legal Definition of Sexual Penetration?
    A good number of sex crimes listed in the Texas Penal Code require penetration to occur before they are considered an offense. Therefore, it’s important for anyone who is accused of one of these crimes to know what the law says about…
Rank this Week: 2041

Criminal Law Blog

Criminal Law Blog

By Law Office of James Alston.

http://houstoncrimedefense.com/blog
  • May 6

    Sex Sting Operations and Entrapment in Texa

    Sex Sting Operations and Entrapment in Texa
    In Texas, law enforcement will sometimes engage in undercover sting operations in order to catch people in the act of soliciting prostitution. These sting operations may also be used to expose sex trafficking organizations or catch pimps.…
  • Apr 29

    Sexting in Texas: Penalties and Defense

    Sexting in Texas: Penalties and Defense
    Sexting refers to the act of sending sexually explicit photos or messages with a cellphone. In general, if this is done by consenting adults who agree to exchange photos of themselves, then no crime has been committed. However, this activity…
  • Apr 22

    Texas Marital Rape Laws and Penaltie

    Texas Marital Rape Laws and Penaltie
    Under Texas law, rape is defined as a criminal offense that occurs when a person engages in non-consensual sex. The law defines non-consensual sex as any sexual activity that involves a participant who does not agree to engage in the…
Rank this Week: 2042

Houston Criminal Law Blog

Houston Criminal Law Blog

By Rand Mintzer.

http://www.mintzerlaw.com/blog
  • May 6

    Malicious Prosecution and Your Rights in Texa

    Malicious Prosecution and Your Rights in Texa
    A criminal case in Texas is nothing more than an allegation or accusation. It is not a conviction until prosecutors present their evidence to convince a judge or jurors of the defendant’s guilt beyond a reasonable doubt. There are many…
  • Apr 29

    Quick Guide to Texas Drug-Free Zone

    Quick Guide to Texas Drug-Free Zone
    The state of Texas has established drug-free zones across the state. These zones are designated as special areas where drug activity is strictly prohibited. Getting caught with drugs within one of these zones can result in enhanced…
  • Apr 23

    Getting Busted with Pot in Texas Will Cost You.. Even if You’re a Minor

    Getting Busted with Pot in Texas Will Cost You.. Even if You’re a Minor
    Getting caught with marijuana in Texas is a big deal. Texas arrests more people for marijuana possession each year than any other state in the U.S. Minors who are charged with marijuana-related offenses may face severe legal consequences.…
Rank this Week: 2036

CYB3RCRIM3

CYB3RCRIM3

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

http://cyb3rcrim3.blogspot.com/
  • May 6

    The "Rule," Email and Divorce

    The "Rule," Email and Divorce
    For reasons we will get to in a moment, Barry Epstein . . . sued defendants Paula Epstein (`Paula’), his wife, and Jay Frank, her divorce attorney, alleging: (1) violations of the Electronic Communications Privacy Act…
  • May 4

    The Wyoming Tool Kit, Kyllo and the 4th Amendment

    The Wyoming Tool Kit, Kyllo and the 4th Amendment
    After entering “ a conditional guilty plea to five charges of sexual exploitation of a minor arising from child pornography on his laptop computer”, Daniel Roberts appealed his conviction.  State v. Roberts, 345 P.3d…
  • May 1

    "Upskirting," the Check-out Line and Disorderly Conduct

    "Upskirting," the Check-out Line and Disorderly Conduct
    After a jury convicted Jesse Schmucker of “attempt to capture nudity, contrary to [Wisconsin Statutes] §§ 942.09(2)(am)1 and 939.32 and disorderly conduct” in violation of Wisconsin Statutes § 947.01, he…
Rank this Week: 527

The FRAUDfiles Blog

The FRAUDfiles Blog

Covers fraud and forensic accounting, including tax fraud and the Sarbanes-Oxley Act. By Tracy Coenen.

http://www.sequenceinc.com/fraudfiles
  • May 6

    Areas of Financial Abuse in Divorce

    Areas of Financial Abuse in Divorce
    Tracy Coenen talks about some of the common ways spouses “abuse” financial items during the divorce process. These things include manipulating salary, selling assets to related parties, and more.
  • May 1

    Jennifer McKinney Fraud Update

    Jennifer McKinney Fraud Update
    It’s been a while since we have looked at the many legal troubles of Jennifer McKinney (aka “MckMama”) and her husband Israel McKinney. In short, Jennifer and her husband have repeatedly stiffed creditors for hundreds…
  • May 1

    Fostering a Culture of Integrity in Your Busine

    Fostering a Culture of Integrity in Your Busine
    The average business loses approximately 5% of revenues to employee fraud. The employees are running off with money, fixed assets, and business opportunities. They are taking kickbacks from suppliers who overcharge for their products and…
Rank this Week: 27

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/
  • May 6

    The PTO Is Not the Only Patent Agency

    The PTO Is Not the Only Patent Agency
    Tejas N. Narechania, Patent Conflicts, 103 Geo. L. Rev. (forthcoming 2015), available at SSRN. Jacob S. Sherkow, Administrating Patent Litigation, 90 Wash. L. Rev. (forthcoming 2015), available at SSRN. Lisa Larrimore OuelletteIn these new…
  • May 5

    Getting from “May We?” to “Should We?” at the NSA

    Getting from “May We?” to “Should We?” at the NSA
    Margo Schlanger, Intelligence Legalism and the National Security Agency's Civil Liberties Gap, 6 Harv. Nat’l Sec. J. 112 (2015).Peter ShaneMargo Schlanger’s article, Intelligence Legalism and the National Security Agency’s…
  • May 4

    Organ-izing Your Estate

    Organ-izing Your Estate
    Reid Kress Weisbord, Anatomical Intent, 124 Yale L.J.F. 117 (2014).Gerry W. BeyerProfessor Reid Kress Weisbord’s article astutely addresses the growing problem of demand outpacing supply for organ donations needed for lifesaving medical…
Rank this Week: 94