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Seattle Attorneys Blog

Seattle Attorneys Blog

Covers criminal, family and Injury law. By Blair & Kim, PLLC.

http://www.seattleattorneysblog.com/
  • Jun 21

    Washington Court Denies Negligent Infliction of Emotional Distress Claim

    Washington Court Denies Negligent Infliction of Emotional Distress Claim
    Negligent infliction of emotional distress is a cause of action available when a family member is at the scene of their loved one’s accident at the time of the accident or shortly thereafter and witnesses their injuries at the scene…
  • Jun 15

    Waiver of Enforcement Limitations on Washington Child Support Order

    Waiver of Enforcement Limitations on Washington Child Support Order
    A judgment or judgment lien for accrued child support in Washington remains in force for 10 years after the youngest child named in the order turns 18, pursuant to RCW 4.56.210.  The statute therefore generally makes a child support…
  • Jun 8

    Alternative Means and Unanimous Jury Verdicts in Washington

    Alternative Means and Unanimous Jury Verdicts in Washington
    Domestic violence violation of a protection order is generally a gross misdemeanor under Washington law, but it can be a class C felony if a violation of the order is also an assault or if the defendant has at least two prior convictions for…
Rank this Week: 1706

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 21

    Marcos Ibazeta Marino y el Movadef

    Marcos Ibazeta Marino y el Movadef
    Ayer en “Hora clave” se presentó el personaje del título, Ex – Juez Superior de la Corte Superior de Lima, declarando su preocupación y malestar por las nuevas formas  –según él-…
  • Jun 21

    Ollanta Humala Tasso, Alejandro Toledo y el Patrocinio ilegal.

    Ollanta Humala Tasso, Alejandro Toledo y el Patrocinio ilegal.
    PATROCINIO ILEGAL El sub mundo en el que se ha convertido el derecho en el Perú se puede esperar de las autoridades encargadas de administrar justicia  (investigar y sancionar la comisión de un delito) cualquier cosa,…
  • Jun 20

    Beto Ortiz - SE PUEDE MORIR DE OTRA MANERA

    Beto Ortiz - SE PUEDE MORIR DE OTRA MANERA
    SE PUEDE MORIR DE MANERA DISTINTA “Los pobladores del distrito de Simón Bolívar realizan una protesta en el frontis del Ministerio de Salud exigiendo que se construya un hospital para tratar el cáncer y las…
Rank this Week: 2944

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 21

    Fatal motorcycle crash US12 MP157.5

    Fatal motorcycle crash US12 MP157.5
    IDAHO STATE POLICE NEWS RELEASE District 2 Patrol 2700 North and South Highway Lewiston, ID 83501-1732 (208) 799-5151 Fax (208) 799-5146 For Immediate Release: <06/21/17 20:00 > Please direct questions to the District Office On June…
  • Jun 21

    Blocking Crash SH41@Spirit Lake Cutoff Road

    Blocking Crash SH41@Spirit Lake Cutoff Road
    ***Update*** State Highway 41 near Spirit Lake Cutoff is now back open. The crash investigation continues. Please use caution travelling through the area. The Idaho State Police is currently on scene of a one vehicle log truck crash on SH41…
  • Jun 21

    Blocking Crash SH41@Spirit Lake Cutoff Road

    Blocking Crash SH41@Spirit Lake Cutoff Road
    The Idaho State Police is currently on scene of a one vehicle log truck crash on SH41 at Spirit Lake Cutoff. The road is currently down to one lane with traffic delays. MKS
Rank this Week: 5158

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 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,…
  • Jun 6

    New Criminal Charges Filed Against Anti-Abortion Activist

    New Criminal Charges Filed Against Anti-Abortion Activist
    David R. Daleiden, 28, and Sandra S. Merritt, 63, the anti-abortion activists behind the infamous Planned Parenthood video were charged earlier this month in San Francisco Superior Court for 14 felony counts of eavesdropping and secretly…
Rank this Week: 1798

Marijuana Law, Policy & Reform

Marijuana Law, Policy & Reform

Edited by Douglas A. Berman.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/marijuana_law/
  • Jun 21

    Might marijuana reform help address the obesity epidemic?

    Might marijuana reform help address the obesity epidemic?
    The question in the title of this post is prompted by this notable new New York Daily News article headlined "Science: Regular consumption of marijuana keeps you thin, fit and active." I am not sure the article that follows entire…
  • Jun 21

    Via presidential decree, Mexico legalizes medical marijuana

    Via presidential decree, Mexico legalizes medical marijuana
    As reported in this Washington Post piece, "Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto signed a decree this week legalizing medical marijuana." Here is more: The measure also classified the psychoactive ingredient in the drug as…
  • Jun 21

    "How to Cut Down on Traffic Stops: Legalize Pot"

    "How to Cut Down on Traffic Stops: Legalize Pot"
    The title of this post is the headline of this notable new Marshall Project piece that carried the subheadline "New data shows legalization leads to fewer encounters between cops and drivers, but racial disparities remain." Here are…
Rank this Week: 1871

Sentencing Law and Policy

Sentencing Law and Policy

By Douglas A. Berman.

http://sentencing.typepad.com/sentencing_law_and_policy/
  • Jun 21

    "Evangelical leaders push for criminal justice reform"

    &quot;Evangelical leaders push for criminal justice reform&quot;
    The title of this post is the headline of this new article in the National Catholic Reporter. Here are excerpts: Evangelical Christian leaders are spearheading a campaign for criminal justice reform, calling for equitable punishment,…
  • Jun 21

    Henry Montgomery (of Montgomery v. Louisiana) re-sentenced to life with parole

    Henry Montgomery (of Montgomery v. Louisiana) re-sentenced to life with parole
    As reported in this lengthy local article, a defendant whose surname means a lot to a lot of juvenile offenders long ago sentenced to life without parole was resentenced today in Louisiana. Here are just some of the details of...
  • Jun 21

    A misdirected attack on two notable sentences in Justice Alito's Packingham concurrence

    A misdirected attack on two notable sentences in Justice Alito's Packingham concurrence
    There is a lot worth discussing concerning the Supreme Court's decision in Packingham earlier this week (basics here), and this new Washington Post "Fact Checker" piece decides to give particular attention to two lines from Justice…
Rank this Week: 184

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 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…
  • Jun 7

    Driving With a Suspended License: Texas Laws and Penaltie

    Driving With a Suspended License: Texas Laws and Penaltie
    Although it might not seem as serious a crime in comparison to an arrest for assault or DWI, you face serious consequences if arrested for driving with a suspended license (DWLS) or driving while your license is invalid (DWLI). This serious…
Rank this Week: 2008

FourthAmendment.com

FourthAmendment.com

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

http://fourthamendment.com/
Rank this Week: 2265

Criminal Defense Blog

Criminal Defense Blog

Features articles on criminal defense in Dallas and throughout Texas. By Broden & Mickelsen.

http://www.brodenmickelsen.com/blogs/
  • Jun 21

    Supreme Court to Hear Cellphone Location Privacy Case

    Supreme Court to Hear Cellphone Location Privacy Case
    The law is constantly changing when it comes to mobile phones and other technology Before smartphones, you usually had to tell someone where you were out in the world. Today, smartphone technology makes it possible for friends and loved ones…
  • Jun 20

    Texas Lawmakers Pass Bill That Makes Attacks on Police a Hate Crime

    Texas Lawmakers Pass Bill That Makes Attacks on Police a Hate Crime
    Many states also have their own specific hate crime laws In May 2017, Texas lawmakers in the state senate passed a bill that would make attacks on police officers a hate crime under state law. The legislation makes it a second degree felony…
  • Jun 19

    Should Texas “Raise the Age” of Criminal Responsibility to 18?

    Should Texas “Raise the Age” of Criminal Responsibility to 18?
    Criminal justice experts have stated that treating teenagers as adults in the criminal justice system is detrimental for both the young people involved and the states. In Texas, along with a handful of other states, 17-year-olds accused of…
Rank this Week: 1914

Broden & Mickelsen Law Blog

Broden & Mickelsen Law Blog

Focuses on federal and state landmark cases and current criminal defense litigation, cases and notable crimes in Dallas, Texas.

http://www.brodenmickelsen.com/blog/
  • Jun 21

    Supreme Court to Hear Cellphone Location Privacy Case

    Supreme Court to Hear Cellphone Location Privacy Case
    The law is constantly changing when it comes to mobile phones and other technology Before smartphones, you usually had to tell someone where you were out in the world. Today, smartphone technology makes it possible for friends and loved ones…
  • Jun 20

    Texas Lawmakers Pass Bill That Makes Attacks on Police a Hate Crime

    Texas Lawmakers Pass Bill That Makes Attacks on Police a Hate Crime
    Many states also have their own specific hate crime laws In May 2017, Texas lawmakers in the state senate passed a bill that would make attacks on police officers a hate crime under state law. The legislation makes it a second degree felony…
  • Jun 19

    Should Texas “Raise the Age” of Criminal Responsibility to 18?

    Should Texas “Raise the Age” of Criminal Responsibility to 18?
    Criminal justice experts have stated that treating teenagers as adults in the criminal justice system is detrimental for both the young people involved and the states. In Texas, along with a handful of other states, 17-year-olds accused of…
Rank this Week: 2713

Salt Lake Criminal Defense

Salt Lake Criminal Defense

Covers Utah criminal law and Constitutional issues. By Clayton A. Simms, LLC.

http://www.saltlakecriminaldefense.com
  • Jun 21

    Reckless burning vs Arson in Utah

    Reckless burning vs Arson in Utah
    Authorities are searching for information on the persons responsible for causing the wildfires that are tearing through Utah presently, but will those responsibility end up facing reckless burning or arson charges? What is the difference?…
  • Jun 19

    Licensing Required for “Almost Massage” Businesses in Utah

    Licensing Required for “Almost Massage” Businesses in Utah
    Alternative healing is growing in popularity and businesses that offer their customers any services that could be seen as “almost massage” are required to have proper licensing. “Almost Massage” With consumers seeking…
  • Jun 19

    Licensing Required for “Almost Massage” Businesses in Utah

    Licensing Required for “Almost Massage” Businesses in Utah
    Alternative healing is growing in popularity and businesses that offer their customers any services that could be seen as “almost massage” are required to have proper licensing. “Almost Massage” With consumers seeking…
Rank this Week: 639

Crime and Consequences

Crime and Consequences

By the Criminal Justice Legal Foundation.

http://www.crimeandconsequences.com/crimblog/
  • Jun 21

    Prop. 66 Oral Argument Video

    Prop. 66 Oral Argument Video
    The video of the June 6 oral argument in California's Proposition 66 case, Briggs v. Brown, is now available.  The court's argument archive page is here.  The argument is preceded by a tribute to Justice Werdegar, who is retiring…
  • Jun 21

    Jury Nullification At Work

    Jury Nullification At Work
    How many times we have heard, mostly from libertarians, that juries should be free to disregard what they view as an unjust law, or even merely an over-reaching prosecution, to acquit a defendant even if, on the facts presented and...
  • Jun 21

    News Scan

    News Scan
    CA Supreme Court Upholds Death Sentence:  In a 5-2 decision announced Monday the California Supreme Court upheld the death sentence of a man who killed a Fresno jewelry store owner during a 1996 robbery.  Associated Press writer…
Rank this Week: 4750

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 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…
  • Jun 12

    Dark Clouds on the Horizon for Graham v. Florida?

    Dark Clouds on the Horizon for Graham v. Florida?
    In 2010, the Supreme Court ruled in Graham v. Florida that juveniles given a life sentence for nonhomicide crimes must be given “some meaningful opportunity to obtain release based on demonstrated maturity and rehabilitation.” But…
Rank this Week: 3174

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 21

    Keene on Reasonable Suspicion and Racial Bia

    Keene on Reasonable Suspicion and Racial Bia
    Sherri Lee Keene (University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law) has posted Stories that Swim Upstream: Uncovering the Influence of Stereotypes and Stock Stories in Fourth Amendment Reasonable Suspicion Analysis (Maryland Law…
  • Jun 21

    Sukumar et al. on Police Disclosure of Evidence

    Sukumar et al. on Police Disclosure of Evidence
    Divya Sukumar, Jacqueline Hodgson and Kimberley Wade (University of Warwick, University of Warwick - School of Law and University of Warwick) have posted two pieces on SSRN. The first is Strategic Disclosure of Evidence: Perspectives from…
  • Jun 21

    Altholz on Killings by U.S. Border Agent

    Altholz on Killings by U.S. Border Agent
    Roxanna Altholz (University of California, Berkeley, School of Law) has posted Elusive Justice: Legal Redress for Killings by U.S. Border Agents (Berkeley La Raza Law Journal, Vol. 27, No. 1, 2017) on SSRN. Here is the abstract: Since the…
Rank this Week: 52

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 21

    The Important Correlation Between Indictment and Jury Instruction

    The Important Correlation Between Indictment and Jury Instruction
    There are many constitutionally significant elements of a criminal prosecution.  Three of these are indictment, evidence produced at trial and jury instructions.   The Fifth Amendment guarantees a criminal defendant the substantial…
  • Jun 21

    The Law: Logic and Fairness Too Often Ignored

    The Law: Logic and Fairness Too Often Ignored
    Most people would assume that the rule of law is drawn by the rules of logic and fairness. That assumption is both logical and fair, but the rule of law—with its most fundamental purpose being to protect society and ensure… The…
  • Jun 20

    Texas Continuous to Grapple with Prosecutorial Misconduct

    Texas Continuous to Grapple with Prosecutorial Misconduct
    In 2013, the Texas Legislature enacted the Michael Morton Act. The Act, which became effective January 1, 2014, requires Texas prosecutors to open their files, provide copies of certain information for defense discovery and to keep records of…
Rank this Week: 157

CYB3RCRIM3

CYB3RCRIM3

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

http://cyb3rcrim3.blogspot.com/
  • Jun 21

    “Surreptitiously Photographing or Videotaping a Person’s Clothed Anatomy”

    “Surreptitiously Photographing or Videotaping a Person’s Clothed Anatomy”
    This post examines a recent opinion from the Appeals Court of Massachusetts – Nantucket: Commonwealth v. Nascimento, 2017 WL 2467790 (2017). The Court begins the opinion by explaining that[w]e consider here whether Massachusetts General…
  • Jun 19

    The Network Investigative Technique, the Search Warrant and the Exclusionary Rule

    The Network Investigative Technique, the Search Warrant and the Exclusionary Rule
    This post examines an opinion from the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas – Dallas Division: U.S. v. Pawlak, 2017 WL 661371 (2017). The District Court Judge who has the case began the opinion by explaining that[t]he…
  • Jun 17

    Identity Theft, Circumstantial Evidence and Forgery

    Identity Theft, Circumstantial Evidence and Forgery
    This post examines an opinion from the Court of Appeals of Ohio – Eleventh District, Portage County: State v. DeGenero, 2017 WL 690685 (2017).  The Court of Appeals begins the opinion by explaining that Devon DeGenero appeals his…
Rank this Week: 396

Dallas Criminal Defense Lawyer…

Dallas Criminal Defense Lawyer Blog

By Michael Lowe.

http://www.dallasjustice.com/dallascriminallawyerblog
  • 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…
  • Jun 7

    Defending Sexual Assault Charges and the Bill Cosby Trial

    Defending Sexual Assault Charges and the Bill Cosby Trial
    The Bill Cosby trial enters its third day today as the comedian faces three counts of aggravated indecent assault, which are felonies under Pennsylvania law.  Things are moving along.  The jury is in the box, and witnesses are…
Rank this Week: 4975

Massachusetts Criminal Lawyer Blog

Massachusetts Criminal Lawyer Blog

Covers warrants, license suspension, Massachusetts criminal offenses, and criminal defense issues. By Lewin & Lewin.

http://www.massachusettscriminallawyerblog.com/
  • Jun 21

    Felony Charges Avoided

    Felony Charges Avoided
    TN, a 31 year old website developer, owns a home in Peabody. He rents out rooms in the house. A young woman and her boyfriend rented one of the rooms. Arguments developed between TN and the woman and her boyfriend. TN owns a cross-bow and a…
  • Jun 21

    Domestic Assault & Battery Charge Dismissed

    Domestic Assault &amp; Battery Charge Dismissed
    On January 28, 2017, SI, a 49 year old federal employee living in Malden with his wife and two children, went out and had a few drinks. When he came home he went into his 18 year old son’s room and asked his son to put his Xbox down and…
  • Mar 29

    FELONY LARCENY CHARGE AVOIDED

    FELONY LARCENY CHARGE AVOIDED
    TQ, a 29 year old woman from India with a degree in Computer Science, was apprehended on February 14, 2017 at a store at the Burlington Mall and charged with Larceny Over $250.00. The charge arose out of her stealing a $425.00 pair of…
Rank this Week: 4717

Georgia Criminal Appellate Law…

Georgia Criminal Appellate Law Blog

By J. Scott Key, P.C.

http://www.georgiacriminalappellatelawblog.com
  • Jun 21

    The Self Talk Treadmill

    The Self Talk Treadmill
    I’m off to Baltimore for a Federal sentencing conference. But I’m still looking back to last week’s coaching certification class for my son’s clay shooting team. And I wanted to share another life lesson from that…
  • Jun 19

    Look at Your Approach and not Just Your Result

    Look at Your Approach and not Just Your Result
    I spent last Friday and Saturday in a certification class so that I can be an assistant coach on my son’s clay shooting team for the upcoming season. The class consisted of a classroom component and a hands-on component at a local…
  • Jun 15

    Adding the Appellate Guy

    Adding the Appellate Guy
    Robert Mueller recently made a serious move. He brought in an appellate guy. Michael Dreeben has argued 100 cases in the United States Supreme Court and has been with the Solicitor General’s office since 1988. The move indicated, even…
Rank this Week: 155

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 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…
  • May 10

    Laurence Fishburne’s Daughter Arrested for DUI in Fort Lauderdale

    Laurence Fishburne’s Daughter Arrested for DUI in Fort Lauderdale
    Dashcam video released Wednesday show actor Laurence Fishburne’s daughter arrested for DUI during a traffic stop in Broward County. The woman was arrested for DUI on March 11 near the Oakland Park Blvd. exit of I-95 after the Toyota…
Rank this Week: 4500

Arizona DUI & Criminal Defense…

Arizona DUI & Criminal Defense Attorney Blog

Covers criminal law. By James Novak.

https://blog.novakazlaw.com/
  • Jun 21

    Use of 911 Recorded Call in an Arizona Aggravated Assault Case

    Use of 911 Recorded Call in an Arizona Aggravated Assault Case
    In a recent Arizona appellate case, the defendant appealed his conviction for domestic violence, dangerous offenses, Class 3 felonies, and two counts of aggravated assault. He argued that it was a mistake for the court to admit a 911 call…
  • Jun 9

    Evidence of Possessing Methamphetamine for Sale in Arizona

    Evidence of Possessing Methamphetamine for Sale in Arizona
    In a recent Arizona appellate case, the defendant appealed his conviction for the sale of methamphetamine, a class 2 felony under A.R.S. section 13-3407(A)(2), as well as possession of drug paraphernalia, a class 6 felony, and endangerment, a…
  • May 25

    Aggravated Assault on a Peace Officer in Arizona

    Aggravated Assault on a Peace Officer in Arizona
    In a recent unpublished opinion, an Arizona woman appealed convictions for aggravated assault and resisting arrest. The case arose when a deputy sheriff was patrolling and was dispatched to a domestic violence incident. When he got there, he…
Rank this Week: 949

Kentucky Law Blog

Kentucky Law Blog

Covers Kentucky family, criminal and business law. By Gatlin Voelker, PLLC.

http://www.gatlinvoelker.com/blog/
  • Jun 21

    Understanding the Children’s Bill of Right

    Understanding the Children’s Bill of Right
    During a divorce in Kentucky, children often end up forgotten or overlooked because parents are too focused on their own needs and situations. While many parents try to keep their kids’ well-being in mind, it is very easy to slip...
  • Jun 16

    What are the rights lost upon a felony conviction?

    What are the rights lost upon a felony conviction?
    If you have been accused of a felony in Kentucky, you will lose some of your civil rights and abilities if you are convicted. It is important to understand what rights you will lose because in some cases, you could...
  • Jun 9

    How to avoid mistakes in a high asset divorce

    How to avoid mistakes in a high asset divorce
    Kentucky couples with high assets have plenty to gain, and plenty to lose. Because of the high stakes feeling of getting divorced with a lot of finances, property, or assets on the line, there are certain mistakes that should always...
Rank this Week: 928

Third Circuit Blog

Third Circuit Blog

Case summaries and commentary by Federal Defenders of the Third Circuit.

http://circuit3.blogspot.com/
Rank this Week: 1617

Texas Criminal Lawyer Blog

Texas Criminal Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.texaspossessionofmarijuanalawyer.com/
  • 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…
  • Jun 14

    Miranda: The Warning You Need

    Miranda: The Warning You Need
    In the history of Supreme Court jurisprudence, there is perhaps no greater rights that has been drilled into the minds of the public than those of the “Miranda Warning”. From movies to television shows, Law and Order to CSI, no…
  • Jun 7

    The Expanding Scope of “Stop and Frisk”

    The Expanding Scope of “Stop and Frisk”
    Terry v. Ohio[1]’s “narrow” ruling on the constitutionality of police stop and pat downs absent probable cause has opened up a whole new world of Supreme Court jurisprudence. The Court has sketched out the scope of these…
Rank this Week: 2348

Collin County Criminal Attorney…

Collin County Criminal Attorney Blog

Covers Texas criminal law and criminal defense. By Derk A. Wadas.

http://www.thecollincountyattorney.com/
Rank this Week: 3776

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 21

    Squad Car Footage Of Philando Castile Shooting Released

    Squad Car Footage Of Philando Castile Shooting Released
    The dash cam video that captured the fatal interaction between officer Jeronimo Yanez and Philando Castile was made public yesterday. In the video, the 29-year-old officer can be seen approaching the driver’s side of the vehicle and…
  • Jun 20

    MnDot Joining Anti-Human Trafficking Fight

    MnDot Joining Anti-Human Trafficking Fight
    If you’ll be traveling throughout Minnesota this summer, there’s a good chance you’ll see at least one of the Minnesota Department of Transportation’s anti-human trafficking billboards. The campaign, which urges people…
  • Jun 19

    Officer Found Not Guilty In Philando Castile Case

    Officer Found Not Guilty In Philando Castile Case
    After nearly five days of deliberation, a jury decided that there was not enough evidence to convict Jeronimo Yanez of second-degree manslaughter in the death of 32-year-old Philando Castile. The Latino police officer had originally been…
Rank this Week: 418

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 21

    Squad Car Footage Of Philando Castile Shooting Released

    Squad Car Footage Of Philando Castile Shooting Released
    The dash cam video that captured the fatal interaction between officer Jeronimo Yanez and Philando Castile was made public yesterday. In the video, the 29-year-old officer can be seen approaching the driver’s side of the vehicle and…
  • Jun 20

    MnDot Joining Anti-Human Trafficking Fight

    MnDot Joining Anti-Human Trafficking Fight
    If you’ll be traveling throughout Minnesota this summer, there’s a good chance you’ll see at least one of the Minnesota Department of Transportation’s anti-human trafficking billboards. The campaign, which urges people…
  • Jun 19

    Officer Found Not Guilty In Philando Castile Case

    Officer Found Not Guilty In Philando Castile Case
    After nearly five days of deliberation, a jury decided that there was not enough evidence to convict Jeronimo Yanez of second-degree manslaughter in the death of 32-year-old Philando Castile. The Latino police officer had originally been…
Rank this Week: 690

Athens DUI Law Blog

Athens DUI Law Blog

Covers criminal law. By Baker & Slider, LLC.

http://www.athensduilawblog.com/
  • Jun 21

    Georgia Court Holds That Reasonable Belief In An Unlawful Act Is Sufficient For Traffic Stop

    Georgia Court Holds That Reasonable Belief In An Unlawful Act Is Sufficient For Traffic Stop
    In some instances, officers may pull over a driver on suspicion of drunk driving because they observe the driver engaging in actions that suggest they are intoxicated, such as swerving across the road, or blowing through stop signs. In other…
  • Jun 15

    Right to an Independent Test First Requires Submission to a State-Administered Test in DUI

    Right to an Independent Test First Requires Submission to a State-Administered Test in DUI
    Like many states throughout the country, Georgia has implemented an implied consent law for use in DUI investigations and arrests. This means that individuals who drive on Georgia’s roads are presumed to consent to the…
  • Jun 1

    DUI Prescription Drug Charges in Georgia

    DUI Prescription Drug Charges in Georgia
    Recent national headlines involving a well-known pro golfer have opened up public discussion about DUIs stemming from prescribed medication. In Georgia, a driver can be charged with a DUI if they are under the influence of a drug that makes…
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Fort Lauderdale Criminal Attorney…

Fort Lauderdale Criminal Attorney Blog

Covers Florida criminal law, including DUI and robbery cases. By the Law Offices of Richard Ansara, P.A.

http://www.fortlauderdalecriminalattorneyblog.com/
  • Jun 21

    Florida State Representative Cary Pigman Convicted on DUI Charge

    Florida State Representative Cary Pigman Convicted on DUI Charge
    According to a recent news report from TC Palm, Florida Representative Cary Pigman is now on probation after being convicted on DUI charges.  He pleaded no contest to a single charge of driving under the influence of alcohol.  He…
  • Jun 17

    Challenging Breath Test Results in Fort Lauderdale DUI Case

    Challenging Breath Test Results in Fort Lauderdale DUI Case
    When the police place a suspect under arrest on suspicion of drunk driving, they will likely tell the suspect that they must take a breath test to determine if their blood alcohol level is above the limit. This machine is what most people…
  • Jun 14

    Defending Theft Charges in Broward County

    Defending Theft Charges in Broward County
    In the State of Florida, criminal code Section 812.014 governs the laws pertaining to the crime of theft.  Theft is classified as either petit theft or grand theft, depending on the value of the property that was allegedly stolen. …
Rank this Week: 4480

Simple Justice

Simple Justice

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

http://blog.simplejustice.us
  • Jun 21

    Kopf: A Short Take On Why Plato May Have Been Right About Democracy

    Kopf: A Short Take On Why Plato May Have Been Right About Democracy
    A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away, I once contemplated an offer to start an academic career. I was then, and am still now, fascinated by classical political thought—Plato and such. While I declined a generous offer to pay me to…
  • Jun 21

    Short Take: The Well-Trained Executive

    Short Take: The Well-Trained Executive
    This could have just as easily appeared in Vox or Huff Post, but it didn’t. Instead, Ken White’s post was published in the National Review, though the message rings true no matter what your politics. At six in the morning, a man…
  • Jun 21

    The Big Soapbox Promotes The Big Lie: Presume Men Guilty

    The Big Soapbox Promotes The Big Lie: Presume Men Guilty
    Who spoke these words? We chose to set up our system to be stacked in favor of the defendant in all cases, so, in areas where most of the defendants are male, and most of the accusers are female, it’s a structural bias in favor of…
Rank this Week: 31

PA & NJ Criminal Defense Legal…

PA & NJ Criminal Defense Legal News

By Young Klein & Associates.

http://www.ykacrim.com/blog/
  • 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…
  • Jun 7

    Theft, prostitution, and kidnapping just some of crime in the news across New Jersey last week

    Theft, prostitution, and kidnapping just some of crime in the news across New Jersey last week
    Multiple people were either charged with, indicted for, or convicted of crimes highlighted in the news last week in New Jersey – including theft, kidnapping, prostitution, and animal cruelty. A recap of those crimes was published in a…
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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 21

    Putting the Bathroom Debate to Rest

    Putting the Bathroom Debate to Rest
    Ruth Colker, Public Restrooms: Flipping the Default Rules, 78 Ohio St. L. J. (forthcoming, 2017), available at SSRN. Ruthann Robson The site of toilets as a social justice struggle is at least as old as plumbing. Biological…
  • Jun 20

    Inspecting Big Data’s Warhead

    Inspecting Big Data’s Warhead
    Cathy O'Neil, Weapons of Math Destruction: How Big Data Increases Inequality and Threatens Democracy, 2016. Paul Ohm “Welcome to the dark side of Big Data,” growls the last line of the first chapter of Cathy…
  • Jun 19

    Color Coded Criminal Procedure— Exploring How Law Enables Racism, Disparate Treatment, Violence

    Color Coded Criminal Procedure— Exploring How Law Enables Racism, Disparate Treatment, Violence
    Devon W. Carbado, From Stopping Black People to Killing Black People: The Fourth Amendment Pathways to Police Violence, 105 Cal. L. Rev. 125 (2017), available at SSRN. SpearIt Why is it so easy for police to kill Black people? The answer to…
Rank this Week: 4767

Underdog Blog

Underdog Blog

Covers constitutional law, criminal law, DUI, drugs, First Amendment and immigration. By Jon Katz, P.C.

http://katzjustice.com/blog/
Rank this Week: 1179

Robichaud's Criminal Law Blog

Robichaud's Criminal Law Blog

Provides legal commentary, opinions, and articles on criminal law.

http://robichaudlaw.ca/blog/
  • Jun 20

    Is Impaired Driving a Criminal Offence

    Is Impaired Driving a Criminal Offence
    Is impaired driving a criminal offence in Canada? A common misunderstanding among many Canadians is viewing impaired driving and "Over 80" charges as something less than "criminal". These charges are also commonly referred to…
  • Apr 30

    London Calling! The expansion of Robichaud’s law firm.

    London Calling! The expansion of Robichaud’s law firm.
    London Calling! The expansion of Robichaud's with more on the horizon. Our firm is very pleased to announce the opening of our new criminal law office in London, Ontario, as of May 1, 2017. In opening our London location, it allows…
  • Apr 13

    What the legalization of marijuana means for impaired driving in Canada

    What the legalization of marijuana means for impaired driving in Canada
    The legalization of marijuana means sweeping changes in impaired by drug laws for Canada... A bill was introduced in Parliament today that proposes to legalize and regulate recreational marijuana in Canada.  The goal is to have the law…
Rank this Week: 495

Versus Texas: A Criminal Law Blog…

Versus Texas: A Criminal Law Blog by Texas Defense Attorneys

Covers federal and state criminal law issues that come up during police stops all the way through sentencing. By Varghese Summersett PLLC.

https://versustexas.com/blog
  • Jun 20

    Falsifying Drug Test Results: What Happens if You’re Caught Falsifying a Drug Test?

    Falsifying Drug Test Results: What Happens if You’re Caught Falsifying a Drug Test?
    Individuals who are facing drug tests because they are on bond or on probation sometimes panic and look for ways to defeat drug tests. A quick Internet search reveals hundreds of tips and tricks for passing a drug test, including potions,…
  • Jun 19

    SCOTUS to Decide Whether Cell-Site Location Information Requires a Warrant

    SCOTUS to Decide Whether Cell-Site Location Information Requires a Warrant
    Carpenter v. United States On June 5, 2017, the United States Supreme Court granted a petition to hear a major Fourth Amendment case decided by the Sixth Circuit, Carpenter v. United States. This case will decide whether it is…
  • Jun 17

    Content Draft

    Content Draft
    The post Content Draft appeared first on Fort Worth Criminal Defense Attorneys, DWI Lawyers, Sexual Assault and Federal Criminal Defense Lawyers | Varghese Summersett PLLC.
Rank this Week: 2202

Versus Texas Criminal Defense Blog

Versus Texas Criminal Defense Blog

By Varghese, Summersett & Smith, PLLC.

https://www.versustexas.com/blog/
  • Jun 20

    Falsifying Drug Test Results: What Happens if You’re Caught Falsifying a Drug Test?

    Falsifying Drug Test Results: What Happens if You’re Caught Falsifying a Drug Test?
    Individuals who are facing drug tests because they are on bond or on probation sometimes panic and look for ways to defeat drug tests. A quick Internet search reveals hundreds of tips and tricks for passing a drug test, including potions,…
  • Jun 19

    SCOTUS to Decide Whether Cell-Site Location Information Requires a Warrant

    SCOTUS to Decide Whether Cell-Site Location Information Requires a Warrant
    Carpenter v. United States On June 5, 2017, the United States Supreme Court granted a petition to hear a major Fourth Amendment case decided by the Sixth Circuit, Carpenter v. United States. This case will decide whether it is…
  • Jun 17

    Content Draft

    Content Draft
    The post Content Draft appeared first on Fort Worth Criminal Defense Attorneys, DWI Lawyers, Sexual Assault and Federal Criminal Defense Lawyers | Varghese Summersett PLLC.
Rank this Week: 1788

Gregory & Waldo Blog

Gregory & Waldo Blog

Covers personal injury and criminal defense.

http://gregoryandwaldo.com/blog/
  • Jun 20

    What Factors Lead to Retrial of a Criminal Case?

    What Factors Lead to Retrial of a Criminal Case?
    The post What Factors Lead to Retrial of a Criminal Case? appeared first on Gregory & Waldo 702-830-7925. In the United States, most criminal cases never see the inside of a courtroom. Those that do proceed that far tend to involve crimes…
  • May 24

    What Is the Difference Between a Dismissal and Expungement?

    What Is the Difference Between a Dismissal and Expungement?
    The post What Is the Difference Between a Dismissal and Expungement? appeared first on Gregory & Waldo 702-830-7925. “Case dismissed!” They are the two words that every defendant hopes to hear. You may think that they’ll…
  • Apr 24

    What if Someone Dies Before or During Their Personal Injury Lawsuit?

    What if Someone Dies Before or During Their Personal Injury Lawsuit?
    The post What if Someone Dies Before or During Their Personal Injury Lawsuit? appeared first on Gregory & Waldo 702-830-7925. Several of our personal injury clients have expressed concern about what will become of their lawsuits if they…
Rank this Week: 1892

Edmund R. Folsom Law Blog

Edmund R. Folsom Law Blog

Covers Maine criminal law issues.

http://edfolsomlaw.com/the-law-blog
  • Jun 20

    SEALING MAINE CRIMINAL AND JUVENILE RECORDS.

    SEALING MAINE CRIMINAL AND JUVENILE RECORDS.
    SEALING MAINE CRIMINAL AND JUVENILE RECORDS. Posted by Edmund R. Folsom, Esq., June 20, 2017. 1. Adult Records Maine has no process for expunging criminal records.   As a general rule, once a person is convicted of a crime in Maine,…
  • May 18

    FEDS, CRIMES, CONGRESS & HIGHEST POSSIBLE PENALTY POLICY.

    FEDS, CRIMES, CONGRESS &amp; HIGHEST POSSIBLE PENALTY POLICY.
    FEDS, CRIMES, CONGRESS & HIGHEST POSSIBLE PENALTY POLICY. Posted by Edmund R. Folsom, Esq., May 18, 2017. Rand Paul is reintroducing legislation in the U.S. Senate, to give federal judges increased “safety valve” discretion to…
  • Apr 16

    LAW SCHOOL ADMISSIONS – IS IT FAIR TO GO SO LOW?

    LAW SCHOOL ADMISSIONS – IS IT FAIR TO GO SO LOW?
    LAW SCHOOL ADMISSIONS – IS IT FAIR TO GO SO LOW? Edmund R. Folsom, Esq., April 16, 2017. It’s no secret that there are too many law schools and not enough lawyer jobs for their graduates. More than 50 new law schools have…
Rank this Week: 3652

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 20

    When is Ignorance of the Law an Excuse?

    When is Ignorance of the Law an Excuse?
    An ancient maxim of the law is ignorantia juris non excusat, or ignorance of the law does not excuse. Put another way, it is presumed that the public knows the laws, and a defense of ignorance is typically not allowed. This principle is at…
  • Jun 19

    Bill Cosby and the Lack of Rule 404(b) Evidence

    Bill Cosby and the Lack of Rule 404(b) Evidence
    Over the weekend, the judge presiding over Bill Cosby’s sexual assault trial declared a mistrial after the jury was unable to reach a unanimous verdict. I hadn’t followed the case very closely and my knee-jerk reaction was,…
  • Jun 16

    News Roundup

    News Roundup
    On Wednesday, a man with a rifle ambushed Republican members of Congress at a park in Virginia as the lawmakers held a morning baseball practice in preparation for the annual Congressional Baseball Game, which was held yesterday.  Five…
Rank this Week: 456

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 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…
  • Jun 6

    Supreme Court Unanimously Limits the SEC’s Ability to Seek Disgorgement

    Supreme Court Unanimously Limits the SEC’s Ability to Seek Disgorgement
    This week, the United State Supreme Court finally resolved a circuit split and unanimously held that SEC actions seeking to disgorge ill-gotten gains are subject to a five-year statute of limitations on civil fines, penalties or forfeitures…
Rank this Week: 3504

Ninth Circuit Blog

Ninth Circuit Blog

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

http://circuit9.blogspot.com/
  • Jun 20

    US v. Cervantes, No. 15-50459…

    US v. Cervantes, No. 15-50459 (6-19-17)(Watford w/Trott & McKeown).  The 9th holds that a state (California) sentence of "mandatory supervision" is closer to parole than to probation.  As such, a search of a defendant's hotel…
  • Jun 19

    Case o' The Week: Catch a Tigar by the Tale - Sixth Amendment Structural Error and Limits on Defense Closing Argument

    Case o' The Week: Catch a Tigar by the Tale - Sixth Amendment Structural Error and Limits on Defense Closing Argument
      There are many rights that can be stomped upon, with convictionssalvaged by that damnable “harmless error.”  And there are some, that cannot.  United States v. Brown, 2017 WL 2509230 (9thCir. June 12, 2017),…
  • Jun 16

    US v. Hernandez, No. 14-50214…

    US v. Hernandez, No. 14-50214 (6-15-17)(Per Curiam  by Schroeder, Bybee & Smith).  Interesting opinion reversing a conviction, but not for the usual reasons.  The 9th affirmed that "willfully" in this gun case was not…
Rank this Week: 273

Sherman Criminal Lawyer Blog

Sherman Criminal Lawyer Blog

Published By Micah Belden, Criminal Defense Lawyer

http://www.shermancriminallawyer.com/
  • Jun 20

    Don’t bring a gun to a Federal crime. (Part 3).

    Don’t bring a gun to a Federal crime. (Part 3).
    This section went all the way to the United States Supreme Court in Deal v. United States 113 S.Ct. 1993 (1993), in which Mr. Deal got a bad deal at court of 105 years in prison for possessing a firearm during five bank robberies.  …
  • Jun 20

    Don’t bring a gun to a Federal crime. (Part 2)

    Don’t bring a gun to a Federal crime. (Part 2)
    Thus, if you bring a firearm to a crime of violence or a drug trafficking crime, you will have a mandatory minimum of five years in prison.   If you brandish it, which means show it or make it visible to other people, it goes up to…
  • Jun 20

    Don’t bring a gun to a Federal crime. (Part 1)

    Don’t bring a gun to a Federal crime. (Part 1)
    It is a very bad idea to possess a firearm while robbing a bank, committing any federal crime of violence, or trafficking drugs.   Congress has imposed stiff, sometimes unconsciounable penalties for doing so.   These…
Rank this Week: 4757

Fort Lauderdale Criminal Defense…

Fort Lauderdale Criminal Defense Law Blog

Covers criminal defense law, including recent policy changes and supreme court rulings. By Kenneth Padowitz, P.A.

http://lauderdalecriminaldefenseblog.com/
  • Jun 20

    Why DNA is not Foolproof

    Why DNA is not Foolproof
    DNA Evidence To be fair, DNA evidence would go down in history as one the most influential technologies by the criminal justice system. However, its much-touted “infallibility” is falling like a pack of cards in the face of…
  • May 30

    Arsonist whose lawyer’s pants caught on fire jailed

    Arsonist whose lawyer’s pants caught on fire jailed
    A Miami arson case that attracted far-reaching media interest after a bizarre incident in court where the defense attorney’s pants caught fire has ended with the arsonist being sentenced to serve 364 days in jail. Little was known about…
  • May 17

    Financial Bail: How It Distorts Legal Fairne

    Financial Bail: How It Distorts Legal Fairne
    Introduction A healthy legal system is one that carries out regular reforms to reflect existing values of the society. Over the last decade, a major issue plaguing the criminal justice system has been the high population of incarcerated…
Rank this Week: 1748

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/
  • Jun 20

    So Your Teen Got a DUI…

    So Your Teen Got a DUI…
    It’s the call that no parent wants but too many of us receive. “Mom, Dad, I’m at the police station. I’ve been charged with DUI.” As you drive to pick up your wayward teen, your emotions range from relief that…
  • Jun 6

    Safer Driving After a DUI [Strategies You Might Not Know Exist]

    Safer Driving After a DUI [Strategies You Might Not Know Exist]
    The last thing you want after a DUI arrest and/or conviction is another traffic infraction on your driving record. While some difficult driving situations might be unavoidable (you can’t control what other drivers are doing on the…
  • May 12

    Searching For the Root Causes of Domestic Violence

    Searching For the Root Causes of Domestic Violence
    In the United States, an average of 20 people a minute suffer physical abuse at the hands of a spouse or an intimate partner. That’s equal to more than 10 million men and women each year, according to the National Coalition Against…
Rank this Week: 4306

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/
  • Jun 20

    Could Mindfulness and Meditation Reduce Domestic Violence?

    Could Mindfulness and Meditation Reduce Domestic Violence?
    Breaking the cycle of domestic violence has been difficult. Studies have shown that even the most widely-used program for domestic abuse intervention, the Duluth Model, has not been successful in reducing the rate of recidivism for violent…
  • Jun 6

    Rehab Programs After Your DUI: A Comprehensive Guide to the Treatment Options (with Statistics)

    Rehab Programs After Your DUI: A Comprehensive Guide to the Treatment Options (with Statistics)
    The police recently picked you up for DUI—maybe even for the second or third time—and you’re finally ready to admit that you have an alcohol problem. You know you need assistance, but where do you go to find it? And how do…
  • May 11

    Texting While Driving vs. DUI: Dangerous Consequences, Unequal Penaltie

    Texting While Driving vs. DUI: Dangerous Consequences, Unequal Penaltie
    Most drivers today are conscious of the harm they can do by getting behind the wheel after drinking and driving. But what about after texting and driving? Text messaging makes a crash 23 times more likely to happen. (Dialing a cell phone…
Rank this Week: 4372