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Human Rights Now Blog

Human Rights Now Blog

Covers human rights, free speech, death penalty, LGBT rights, refugees and torture. From Amnesty International.

http://blog.amnestyusa.org
Rank this Week: 66

White Collar Crime Prof Blog

White Collar Crime Prof Blog

Edited by Ellen S. Podgor, Solomon L. Wisenberg and Lawrence S. Goldman.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/whitecollarcrime_blog/
  • Sep 29

    Comey Digs A Deeper Hole

    Comey Digs A Deeper Hole
    In white collar cases, prosecutors often stress the signs or "indicia" of fraud inherent in a given defendant's conduct. In the FBI/DOJ investigation of Secretary Clinton we have several signs of incompetence and/or highly irregular…
  • Sep 26

    Movie "Sully" Reveals Different Perceptions of Investigators and Investigatee

    Movie "Sully" Reveals Different Perceptions of Investigators and Investigatee
    In the recently-released hit movie "Sully," about a pilot who landed a disabled US Airways plane on the Hudson River after its engines hit a flock of geese shortly after taking off from LaGuardia Airport, the film's heroes, Capt.…
  • Sep 12

    Some Additional Thoughts on the McDonnell Decision

    Some Additional Thoughts on the McDonnell Decision
    I agree with my colleague Prof. Podgor that DOJ made the "right decision" to drop the prosecution of former Virginia governor Robert McDonnell. Under the narrow definition of "official act" given by the Supreme Court a…
Rank this Week: 2682

Sevens Legal Criminal Law Blog

Sevens Legal Criminal Law Blog

Our blog touches on all types of criminal law topics.

http://www.sevenslegal.com/blog/
  • Sep 29

    Donald Trump and Stop-and-Frisk Laws in California

    Donald Trump and Stop-and-Frisk Laws in California
    During the presidential debates this week Donald Trump touted the tactics of “stop-and-frisk” as a way of combating urban crime. The controversial policing tactic was actually deemed unconstitutional by a federal judge. Below we…
  • Sep 22

    Drug Charges for Jim Carrey?

    Drug Charges for Jim Carrey?
    A lawsuit has been brought against Jim Carrey that alleges that used his “immense wealth and celebrity status” to obtain and distribute deadly substances to his girlfriend Cathriona White. White was found dead of an apparent…
  • Sep 15

    Juvenile Defense, School Expulsion, and Your Child

    Juvenile Defense, School Expulsion, and Your Child
    For a parent, having your child arrested and charged with an alleged crime is one of the most traumatic experiences you could have. Having an experienced Juvenile Defense Attorney can help turn a possible negative outcome into a positive one.…
Rank this Week: 768

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
  • Sep 29

    Oakland's Resistance to Mass Surveillance: Would it Play Out the Same Way Today?

    Oakland's Resistance to Mass Surveillance: Would it Play Out the Same Way Today?
    The BBC has this interesting article on an attempt by the City of Oakland, California to adopt a wide-ranging surveillance system, and the resistance to the city's efforts. From the article:Most cities, including Oakland, have cameras…
  • Sep 21

    Trump's Bold Plan for the Fourth Amendment

    Trump's Bold Plan for the Fourth Amendment
    Politico reports on an exciting development in Donald Trump's policy proposals. When asked how he would address "violence in the black community," Trump was ready with this nuanced discussion of police procedures:“I would do…
  • Aug 25

    Illinois "Pidgey's Law" an Overly Hasty, Muddled Attempt at Regulating Augmented Reality

    Illinois "Pidgey's Law" an Overly Hasty, Muddled Attempt at Regulating Augmented Reality
    Several news outlets have reports on this bill (AB 6601) recently introduced by Illinois State Representative Kelly Cassidy. Nicknamed "Pidgey's Law," the bill was introduced in response to reports that players of the augmented reality game,…
Rank this Week: 2118

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/
  • Sep 29

    FSU Coach Arrested for DUI in Florida, Suspended

    FSU Coach Arrested for DUI in Florida, Suspended
    Florida State University football team’s strength & conditioning coach was suspended for a month without pay following his Florida DUI arrest in Tallahassee, following a blow-out party with crew members of the “Showtime”…
  • Sep 24

    Report: Domestic Violence Incidents Made Deadlier By Greater Availability of Gun

    Report: Domestic Violence Incidents Made Deadlier By Greater Availability of Gun
    It’s estimated that more than 2,000 people die every year in domestic violence incidents in the U.S. Of those who die, more than 70 percent are women and in more than half of all cases, it’s a firearm that is used to carry out the…
  • Sep 20

    22 Drug Arrests in Fort Lauderdale “Operation Bad Karma”

    22 Drug Arrests in Fort Lauderdale “Operation Bad Karma”
    Police in Fort Lauderdale recently made a targeted effort to take down an alleged drug trafficking ring in South Middle River near downtown. They launched a six month undercover investigation, dubbed “Operation Bad Karma,” in…
Rank this Week: 4202

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/
  • Sep 29

    On white people's role in addressing race and police violence

    On white people's role in addressing race and police violence
    A Dallas Morning News staff editorial last week touted blogger Awesomely Luvvie's platitudinous clickbait suggestions for what white people should do to address racism and police brutality in America. Part of her post I very much agreed…
  • Sep 28

    Abandon fatalism, embrace accountability on police shooting

    Abandon fatalism, embrace accountability on police shooting
    The Dallas Morning News editorial board has struggled of late to discern a viable path forward in the aftermath of the shooting deaths of five DPD officers in July and the continued, periodic videos emerging of wrongful or questionable police…
  • Sep 26

    Okie voters will set tone for red-state drug-war legislation

    Okie voters will set tone for red-state drug-war legislation
    For mostly historical, family reasons (both sides of my family are from the Texas Panhandle, with ties to Oklahoma), Grits has always enjoyed ribbing our friends from Oklahoma, contending for example that the best thing ever to come out of…
Rank this Week: 69

New Hampshire Legal Blog

New Hampshire Legal Blog

Covers criminal and injury law. By Tenn And Tenn, P. A.

http://www.nhlegalblog.com/
  • Sep 29

    Criminal Trials By Jury On The Decline

    Criminal Trials By Jury On The Decline
    Criminal trials are on the decline, and plea bargaining is starting to become the reality for criminal defendants.
  • Sep 22

    Pokémon Go… To Court!

    Pokémon Go… To Court!
    Pokémon Go has swept the nation by storm, but hidden dangers could become lawsuits on the horizon.
  • Sep 21

    Child Dies On World’s Largest Waterslide

    Child Dies On World’s Largest Waterslide
    The son of a Kansas legislator falls victim to a theme park accident.
Rank this Week: 1687

Charlotte Criminal Lawyer Blog

Charlotte Criminal Lawyer Blog

Covers defense issues in North Carolina criminal cases. By Arnold & Smith.

http://www.charlottecriminallawyer-blog.com/
  • Sep 29

    Judge Rules for First Time that Feds Can’t Use Your Cell Phone as a Tracking Device Without Warrant

    Judge Rules for First Time that Feds Can’t Use Your Cell Phone as a Tracking Device Without Warrant
    Charlotte DWI Lawyer Brad Smith answers the question: “Can the police search my car without a warrant?” In what is reported as the first federal ruling of its kind, a federal judge in New York ruled this August that the government…
  • Sep 28

    Charlotte Police Release Footage of Shooting

    Charlotte Police Release Footage of Shooting
    Charlotte Criminal Lawyer Brad Smith answers the question: “Should I talk to the police?” Charlotte has been gripped by protests in the days following the deadly shooting of Keith Lamont Scott. Scott was killed by police officers…
  • Sep 22

    Criminal Disenfranchisement and Voting Rights: 2 Steps Forward, 3 Back

    Criminal Disenfranchisement and Voting Rights: 2 Steps Forward, 3 Back
    Charlotte Criminal Lawyer Brad Smith answers the question:”A past conviction is keeping me from finding work. What can I do?” Virginia’s Supreme Court ruled this July that its governor’s decision to restore voting…
Rank this Week: 2820

Kirk Chavez

Kirk Chavez

Focuses on the development of criminal law in New Mexico.

http://kirkchavez.blogspot.com/
  • Sep 29

    Morning Radio: Jaar

    Morning Radio: Jaar
    Thursday.Let the coldness of the water hit the back of your throat.Your walk should be brisk.Breathe in deep.Breathe in slow.Think about the day ahead.Blueprint your moves ahead of time.Map out the responses.Where will the mistakes be…
  • Sep 26

    Morning Radio: : Better Clothe

    Morning Radio: : Better Clothe
    Monday.  Long week ahead.Making the most out of everything.New music.New books.New art.Here's Crooked Man with his new single.DFA does it again.
  • Sep 20

    Top Ten: September 21, 2016

    Top Ten: September 21, 2016
    10.  Charles Bukowski's You Get So Alone At Times That It Just Makes Sense.   Bukowski will go down as one of the great poets of our times.  Not because he is or was, but because those whose voices speak the loudest believe he…
Rank this Week: 300

Alabama Criminal and Family Lawyer…

Alabama Criminal and Family Lawyer Blog

Covers family and criminal law. By Skier & Associates.

http://www.alabamacriminalandfamilylawyerblog.com/
  • Sep 29

    Alabama’s Criminal Laws — Criminal Trespass and Burglary

    Alabama’s Criminal Laws — Criminal Trespass and Burglary
    The crimes of trespass and burglary may seem similar, but there are several differences between the two crimes and between the different degrees within the crimes.
  • Sep 20

    Alabama Laws — Domestic Violence

    Alabama Laws — Domestic Violence
    Domestic violence happens when the defendant and the victim have a special relationship and the defendant commits particular crimes against the victim.
  • Sep 15

    Andrew Skier again quoted in the Montgomery Advertiser

    Andrew Skier again quoted in the Montgomery Advertiser
    I received a call a couple of days ago from a reporter with the Montgomery Advertiser, and spoke with him briefly about a case that I am handling and he is continuing to cover. Here is a link to the article that he wrote about the matter:…
Rank this Week: 1690

Subject to Inquiry

Subject to Inquiry

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

http://www.subjecttoinquiry.com/
  • Sep 29

    CFPB Announces that ECOA Protects LGBT Persons From Discrimination in Lending

    CFPB Announces that ECOA Protects LGBT Persons From Discrimination in Lending
    This summer, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) was asked by an LGBT advocacy group whether the provision of the Equal Credit Opportunity Act (ECOA), 15 U.S.C. § 1691 et seq., that prohibits discrimination on the basis of…
  • Sep 28

    A Compliance Plan for the Extractive Industries Payment Disclosure Rule

    A Compliance Plan for the Extractive Industries Payment Disclosure Rule
    In the prior post we described the SEC’s new Rule 13q-1 that took effect on Monday (September 26). In this post, we discuss steps covered companies should take to comply with the rule. To review: Rule 13q-1 requires issuers involved in…
  • Sep 26

    How to prepare for the SEC’s Resource Extraction Disclosure Rule

    How to prepare for the SEC’s Resource Extraction Disclosure Rule
    After a long and tortured route through the courts, the SEC’s final rule implementing Dodd-Frank’s Resource Extraction Payment Disclosure requirement took effect today. Many have watched and commented on the new Rule 13q-1, and…
Rank this Week: 963

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
  • Sep 29

    Divorce Financial Analysis: Investigating Business Interest

    Divorce Financial Analysis: Investigating Business Interest
    When a spouse owns a business, it can create some of the most complicated financial issues in a divorce. It is extremely important to dive into the financial records of the business in order to value it and to determine where the money is…
  • Sep 26

    Clues to Hidden Income and Assets in Divorce

    Clues to Hidden Income and Assets in Divorce
    I often get asked how someone will know if their spouse is hiding income or assets in a divorce. Sometimes it is obvious when a document is discovered or information is leaked by someone in the know. But what if you just have a…
  • Sep 23

    Criminal Defense: Working as an Expert Witne

    Criminal Defense: Working as an Expert Witne
    Defendants in criminal cases such as tax fraud, money laundering, or embezzlement often need forensic accountants to help evaluate complex financial situations. Should you provide expert witness services to criminal defendants? Tracy…
Rank this Week: 20

Mississippi Lawyer Blog

Mississippi Lawyer Blog

Covers Mississippi criminal and personal injury law. By Coxwell & Associates, PLLC.

http://www.mississippilawyer-blog.com/
  • Sep 29

    How Misappropriation of Funds Misdemeanor Charges Could Ruin Your Career

    How Misappropriation of Funds Misdemeanor Charges Could Ruin Your Career
    (Image Credit: pixabay.com) Although the terms “embezzlement,” “misappropriation of funds,” and “larceny,” are often used interchangeably, in fact, in some states, they are very different crimes.…
  • Sep 26

    How Serious Are Mississippi Charges of a Drug Paraphernalia Crime?

    How Serious Are Mississippi Charges of a Drug Paraphernalia Crime?
    (Image Credit: public-domain-image.com) Although you (like most adults) is most likely aware that being caught in possession of an illegal drug such as cocaine, heroin or marijuana can result in serious legal troubles, you may not be aware…
  • Sep 22

    What Types of Defenses are Available for Drug Crimes in Mississippi?

    What Types of Defenses are Available for Drug Crimes in Mississippi?
    (Image Credit: pexels.com) If you have been charged with a drug crime in the state of Mississippi, you may feel as though there is little hope for your future. While the charges certainly are serious—and should be taken…
Rank this Week: 396

New Jersey DWI Attorney Blog

New Jersey DWI Attorney Blog

Covers DWI issues, including field sobriety testing, post-conviction relief, ignition interlocks. By Levow DWI Law.

http://www.newjerseydwiattorneyblog.com/
Rank this Week: 646

Andrew Flusche, Virginia Lawyer

Andrew Flusche, Virginia Lawyer

Covers Virginia drunk driving, reckless driving and speeding offenses.

http://www.andrewflusche.com/blog/
  • Sep 28

    Spotsylvania Passes Vague Full Time and Attention Law

    Spotsylvania Passes Vague Full Time and Attention Law
    On September 13, 2016, the Spotsylvania County Board of Supervisors passed a broad, vague ordinance that prohibits operating a motor vehicle while not giving full time and attention to the operation of the vehicle. On its face, this seems…
  • Sep 21

    Survey: 75% of Virginians Agree that DUI Checkpoints Should Be Legal

    Survey: 75% of Virginians Agree that DUI Checkpoints Should Be Legal
    In 2015, there were over 240 alcohol related vehicle fatalities and nearly 5,000 related injuries in Virginia. This number is still too high, but overall the state is trending in the right direction. Between 1990 and 2009, each year had over…
  • Sep 14

    Radio Interview with Andrew Flusche – Full Time and Attention

    Radio Interview with Andrew Flusche – Full Time and Attention
    Spotsylvania County just passed a new ordinance that prohibits failing “to give full time and attention” while driving. I was interviewed by Washington, DC radio station WMAL about the ordinance. In a nutshell, the new law is too…
Rank this Week: 1277

Sex Offender Research by A Voice…

Sex Offender Research by A Voice of Reason

Covers research, studies, and court cases related to sex offender issues.

http://sexoffenderresearch.blogspot.com/
  • Sep 28

    California: Sex offenders will have to disclose email addresses, user names under new law

    California: Sex offenders will have to disclose email addresses, user names under new law
    9-28-16 California: Sex offenders will soon have to report their email addresses, user names and other Internet identifiers to police under a bill Governor Jerry Brown signed Wednesday. The bill, authored by state Sen. Ben Hueso (D-San…
  • Sep 28

    Prison rehabilitation program gets an overhaul

    Prison rehabilitation program gets an overhaul
    9-28-16 Idaho: Offenders sentenced to the rider treatment programs no longer will have the option of serving a 90-day stint. The Council of State Governments reviewed the Idaho Department of Correction a year ago and found the department…
  • Sep 27

    Human-Trafficking Victims Get Help in Calif.

    Human-Trafficking Victims Get Help in Calif.
    9-28-16 California: SACRAMENTO, Calif. (CN) — California Gov. Jerry Brown on Monday approved a series of bills aimed at protecting victims of human trafficking and exempting minors from prostitution penalties. The flurry of human…
Rank this Week: 35

Justice Building Blog

Justice Building Blog

Features discussions between judges and lawyers in the Richard E. Gerstein Justice Building.

http://justicebuilding.blogspot.com/
  • Sep 28

    APPLICANTS SWARM FOR JUDGE BLAKE'S SPOT

    APPLICANTS SWARM FOR JUDGE BLAKE'S SPOT
    JNC - Press Release - Circuit Court Applicants - Judge Blake VacancyTwenty-two lawyers (including some county court judges)  with visions of black robes dancing in their heads have filed to replace Judge Blake on the bench.Bonus trivia…
  • Sep 26

    NEW GRUNTS

    NEW GRUNTS
    The new ASAs, fresh out of law school, shiny new suits, fancy graduation-gift briefcases, and fully indoctrinated on the Miami-ASA way, hit the courtrooms today.Over the weekend, long time ASA Frank Ledee was honored by the League of…
  • Sep 24

    NFL WEEK THREE 2016

    NFL WEEK THREE 2016
    The surprise of the week is that the majority of the Survivor pool is picking your Miami Dolphins, at home against the Browns.After another scintillating week of picks last week, we confidently take on a difficult week three schedule,…
Rank this Week: 248

Jacksonville Criminal Defense…

Jacksonville Criminal Defense Attorney Blog

Covers criminal law. By Roelke Law, P.A.

http://www.jacksonvillecriminaldefenseattorneyblog.net/
  • Sep 28

    Florida Felony Registration Requirement

    Florida Felony Registration Requirement
    I’ve had numerous inquiries about registration requirements for those convicted of felonies within the State of Florida.  Many folks, and apparently even some lawyers, believe the registration requirements only apply to those…
  • Nov 26

    Florida Teacher Arrested for Showing Porn to Students in Cla

    Florida Teacher Arrested for Showing Porn to Students in Cla
    A Polk County teacher was arrested this month for showing pornography to students in his classroom. My review of the facts indicates that as is typical in many criminal matters, there are potential defenses available to the teacher that…
  • Nov 26

    Florida Teacher Arrested for Showing Porn to Students in Cla

    Florida Teacher Arrested for Showing Porn to Students in Cla
    A Polk County teacher was arrested this month for showing pornography to students in his classroom. My review of the facts indicates that as is typical in many criminal matters, there are potential defenses available to the teacher that…
Rank this Week: 2050

Pate Law Firm Blog

Pate Law Firm Blog

Covers criminal defense, civil litigation and whistleblowers.

http://www.pagepate.com/our-blog/
  • Sep 28

    Page Pate’s Commentary on “Stop and Frisk” Published by CNN

    Page Pate’s Commentary on “Stop and Frisk” Published by CNN
    Attorney Page Pate’s appears on CNN’s site following the first election debate in response to Republican Candidate Trump’s assertion of the need for more “stop and frisk,” in light of… read more → The…
  • Sep 28

    Police Shootings in Tulsa and Charlotte

    Police Shootings in Tulsa and Charlotte
      Attorney Page Pate speaks with CNN International about the recent use of deadly force by police officers in Charlotte, North Carolina, and Tulsa, Oklahoma. Page discusses the types of… read more → The post Police Shootings…
  • Aug 22

    Page Pate quoted on CNN about constitutional challenge to death penalty in Texas case

    Page Pate quoted on CNN about constitutional challenge to death penalty in Texas case
    Constitutional law expert Page Pate is quoted by CNN in the story of Jeffrey Wood’s recent stay of execution by the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals. Wood was the driver… read more → The post Page Pate quoted on CNN about…
Rank this Week: 998

Clancy & Clancy Texas Law Blog

Clancy & Clancy Texas Law Blog

Reports on new Texas criminal laws, statutes, and current trials in the news.

http://www.dfwcriminallawyer.com/blog
  • Sep 28

    Knowing the Facts About Standard Field Sobriety Test for DWI

    Knowing the Facts About Standard Field Sobriety Test for DWI
    Understanding Standard Field Sobriety Test Can Help in DWI Defense The nationwide crusade against impaired driving of all types continues to intensify in the U.S., and drivers are increasingly at risk of being pulled over and asked to…
  • Aug 30

    DWI: Fighting Back Against Invalid Field Sobriety Tests in Texa

    DWI: Fighting Back Against Invalid Field Sobriety Tests in Texa
    The post DWI: Fighting Back Against Invalid Field Sobriety Tests in Texas appeared first on Clancy & Clancy.
  • Aug 26

    Study Finds That Texas Has Some of the Strictest DWI Laws in the Country

    Study Finds That Texas Has Some of the Strictest DWI Laws in the Country
    DWI and DUI laws across the country can be fairly strict, and many people don’t realize that laws can vary in severity depending on the specific area that an offense occurs. According to a study that was recently conducted by WalletHub,…
Rank this Week: 1694

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/
Rank this Week: 648

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
  • Sep 28

    Warrants for Possible Future Crimes: The Use of Anticipatory Search Warrant

    Warrants for Possible Future Crimes: The Use of Anticipatory Search Warrant
    What is an Anticipatory Search Warrant? Typically search warrants issue under the Fourth Amendment when a magistrate or district judge finds probable cause to believe that a residence, safety deposit box, vehicle, or some other vessel…
  • Sep 23

    Courtroom Etiquette 101: The Do’s and Don’t of the Courtroom

    Courtroom Etiquette 101: The Do’s and Don’t of the Courtroom
    Courtroom Etiquette: Check Electronics, E-Cigs, and Emotions at Door For one reason or another, just about everyone will enter a criminal courtroom at some point in their lives. Whether you’re a defendant, a potential juror, or a…
  • Sep 21

    How Low-Level Federal Drug Charges Can Lead to Massive Sentence

    How Low-Level Federal Drug Charges Can Lead to Massive Sentence
    Federal Drug Attorney Explains How Low-Level Federal Drug Charges Lead to High Sentences The United States Sentencing Guidelines are the most significant factor impacting the lives of individuals convicted of federal crimes. Many…
Rank this Week: 2019

Boston Drunk Driving Accident…

Boston Drunk Driving Accident Lawyer Blog

Covers drunk driving in Massachusetts. By the Law Offices of Jeffrey S. Glassman LLC.

http://www.bostondrunkdrivingaccidentlawyerblog.com/
  • Sep 28

    Report: Drunk Driver Allegedly Hits Pedestrian in Attleboro and is Chased by Witnesse

    Report: Drunk Driver Allegedly Hits Pedestrian in Attleboro and is Chased by Witnesse
    While jogging may be good exercise, it can also be quite dangerous along busy roads, particularly given the presence of drunk drivers.  For this reason, joggers should exercise as much caution as possible and always wear proper…
  • Sep 26

    Fatal DUI Hit-and-Run Accident in Boston Alleged

    Fatal DUI Hit-and-Run Accident in Boston Alleged
    Unfortunately, many drunk driving accidents in Boston also involve a hit-and-run driver.  The reason for this is because some of these drunk drivers realize they will likely be arrested for drunk driving in addition to other charges…
  • Sep 24

    Report: Alleged Drunk Driver in Boston Hits Police Cruiser – Trooper Injured

    Report: Alleged Drunk Driver in Boston Hits Police Cruiser – Trooper Injured
    According to a recent news feature from CBS Local Boston, a woman has just been arrested after she allegedly crashed into a Massachusetts State Police Cruiser in Boston, injuring a trooper.  Authorities say the alleged drunk driving…
Rank this Week: 373

Law Blog Switzerland

Law Blog Switzerland

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

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

    Einführung digitaler Zustellungsplattform durch FINMA

    Einführung digitaler Zustellungsplattform durch FINMA
    Die Eidgenössische Finanzmarktaufsicht FINMA hat am 16. September 2016 ihre digitale Zustellungsplattform in Betrieb genommen. Diese ermöglicht es den Beaufsichtigten und Prüfgesellschaften alle bis anhin per Post zugestellten…
  • Sep 26

    Weisungen „Anforderungen an Anlagestiftungen“

    Weisungen „Anforderungen an Anlagestiftungen“
    Die Oberaufsichtskommission Berufliche Vorsorge („OAK BV“) hat per 1. September 2016 die Weisungen „Anforderungen an Anlagestiftungen“ in Kraft gesetzt. Die Weisungen halten die Praxis der OAK BV betreffend die…
  • Sep 24

    BGer 4A_647/2015: Zeitpunkt der Erklärung der Herabsetzung des Mietzinses gem. Art. 259d OR

    BGer 4A_647/2015: Zeitpunkt der Erklärung der Herabsetzung des Mietzinses gem. Art. 259d OR
    Liegt ein Mangel in der Mietsache vor, kann der Mieter gegenüber dem Vermieter gem. Art. 259d OR erklären, dass er den Mietzins herabsetzt. Das Bundesgericht hatte sich zur Frage zu äussern, zu welchem Zeitpunkt diese…
Rank this Week: 2586

Boston Criminal Defense Lawyer…

Boston Criminal Defense Lawyer Blog

Covers battery, drug crimes, firearm offenses and DWI. By Kathleen M. McCarthy.

http://www.bostoncriminaldefenselawyerblog.com/
  • Sep 28

    The Necessity Defense in Massachusett

    The Necessity Defense in Massachusett
    In certain, limited circumstances, the harm caused by an individual’s criminal conduct could be  outweighed by the harm that would come with compliance with the law. In such circumstances, which are rare, the necessity defense…
  • Sep 15

    In Massachusetts, Drugged Driving is Outpacing Drunk Driving

    In Massachusetts, Drugged Driving is Outpacing Drunk Driving
    Many people in Massachusetts fail to recognize that driving under the influence of drugs or drugged driving is just as bad as driving under the influence of alcohol, and both are illegal. Drugged driving is rapidly becoming a more frequent…
  • Aug 30

    Blood Sample Tests in DUI Case

    Blood Sample Tests in DUI Case
    When Massachusetts law enforcement officers suspect that you are driving under the influence, they are permitted to request you to submit to chemical testing under M.G.L. Chapter 90, Section 24. The chemical testing could include a…
Rank this Week: 1374

Dallas Criminal Defense Lawyer…

Dallas Criminal Defense Lawyer Blog

By Michael Lowe.

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

    Arrested in Texas: Resisting Arrest, Evading Arrest, Detained Without Arrest

    Arrested in Texas: Resisting Arrest, Evading Arrest, Detained Without Arrest
    Once again, let’s all remind ourselves that the real world and what we watch on television are two very different things. Prosecutors don’t work crime scenes alongside the police officers, for instance. The attorneys are in court…
  • Sep 27

    Brendan Dassey Motion for Release from Jail During Appeal of Wrongful Conviction Ruling

    Brendan Dassey Motion for Release from Jail During Appeal of Wrongful Conviction Ruling
    The Motion to Release Brendan Dassey on his own recognizance (no bail bond) has been filed with the federal court that ruled he was the victim of a wrongful conviction.  Both the motion and its memorandum in support (which has all the…
  • Sep 21

    Bail in Texas: What’s All This About Bail Reform? Can You Get Out of Jail?

    Bail in Texas: What’s All This About Bail Reform? Can You Get Out of Jail?
    Bail is not guaranteed to you in the constitution. It’s a process that has been created by legislatures and courts to help people get out of jail after they’ve been arrested. Defendants in Texas do not have a legal right to being…
Rank this Week: 436

Ninth Circuit Blog

Ninth Circuit Blog

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

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

    US v. Zhou, No. 14-50288 (9-27-16)(Graber…

    US v. Zhou, No. 14-50288 (9-27-16)(Graber w/Silverman; concurrence by Graber; dissent by Tashima).  The 9th affirmed restitution for fraud victims of a Target store in Colorado, although he only pled to the conviction covering fraud at…
  • Sep 25

    Case o' The Week: Gov't Gobbles Second Bite of Argument Apple - Williams and Reasonable Suspicion for Searche

    Case o' The Week: Gov't Gobbles Second Bite of Argument Apple - Williams and Reasonable Suspicion for Searche
     Q: What’s does one call a government argument, raised for the first time on appeal?  A: Waived. “More precise.”   United States v. Williams, 2016 WL 5030343 (9thCir. Sept. 20, 2016), decision available…
  • Sep 22

    US v. Williams, No. 15-10008…

    US v. Williams, No. 15-10008 (9-20-16)(Wallace w/Kozinski & Whaley, Sr. D.J.). The 9th reversed the suppression of a search of crack cocaine and a firearm.  The 9th held that the officers had reasonable suspicion of the defendant…
Rank this Week: 1110

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/
  • Sep 28

    How the California Juvenile Justice System Continues to Change

    How the California Juvenile Justice System Continues to Change
    If you’ve ever heard the term “juvenile hall,” you know there is a difference between adult criminal courts and the juvenile justice system. But what really is the difference? Don’t minors convicted of crimes just go…
  • Sep 19

    New Law Permits Police to Use Body Scanners to Search You When Arrested

    New Law Permits Police to Use Body Scanners to Search You When Arrested
    The Fourth Amendment protects citizens from unreasonable searches and seizures. This protection requires law enforcement to seek a warrant or to have probable cause in order to search you or your property. However, a new California law allows…
  • Sep 16

    New More Liberal California Supreme Court Could Protect Your Right

    New More Liberal California Supreme Court Could Protect Your Right
    In the criminal justice system, there is almost always a way for you to get a second chance. If you are convicted of a crime, you may be able to appeal your conviction. If your appeal fails, you may be able to appeal to a higher court. If you…
Rank this Week: 303

Minnesota Criminal Defense Law…

Minnesota Criminal Defense Law Blog

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

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

    5 Common Teen Driving Violations In Minnesota

    5 Common Teen Driving Violations In Minnesota
    Traffic crashes are the second leading cause of teen death in Minnesota. The reasons for this are numerous – teens are inexperienced behind the wheel, they don’t fully understand the dangers of their actions, and they participate…
  • Sep 27

    I Got A Ticket For Texting And Driving in Minnesota

    I Got A Ticket For Texting And Driving in Minnesota
    The following is a guest blog by a friend and colleague of mine by the name of Mike. I’m a regular reader of Avery’s blog, so I was well aware of the crackdown Minnesota police were conducting over the recent Labor Day weekend.…
  • Sep 26

    The True Cost of Crime in America

    The True Cost of Crime in America
    You’ve probably heard the phrase “Crime doesn’t pay,” but how much does it cost? That’s exactly what the RAND Corporation set out to understand when they conducted a new study on crime in America. For their…
Rank this Week: 522

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/
  • Sep 28

    5 Common Teen Driving Violations In Minnesota

    5 Common Teen Driving Violations In Minnesota
    Traffic crashes are the second leading cause of teen death in Minnesota. The reasons for this are numerous – teens are inexperienced behind the wheel, they don’t fully understand the dangers of their actions, and they participate…
  • Sep 27

    I Got A Ticket For Texting And Driving in Minnesota

    I Got A Ticket For Texting And Driving in Minnesota
    The following is a guest blog by a friend and colleague of mine by the name of Mike. I’m a regular reader of Avery’s blog, so I was well aware of the crackdown Minnesota police were conducting over the recent Labor Day weekend.…
  • Sep 26

    The True Cost of Crime in America

    The True Cost of Crime in America
    You’ve probably heard the phrase “Crime doesn’t pay,” but how much does it cost? That’s exactly what the RAND Corporation set out to understand when they conducted a new study on crime in America. For their…
Rank this Week: 3045

Maryland Criminal Attorneys Blog

Maryland Criminal Attorneys Blog

Covers criminal defense, evidence and the Fourth Amendment. By Brassel, Alexander & Rice, LLC.

http://www.marylandcriminalattorneysblog.com/
  • Sep 28

    Public Defender Shortage Threatens Accused’s Constitutional Right

    Public Defender Shortage Threatens Accused’s Constitutional Right
    A recent article is bringing attention to a longstanding problem in our criminal justice system, not just in Maryland, but nationwide – overworked, underpaid, and overwhelmed, public defenders. The problem not only undermines the…
  • Sep 26

    Debate Arises Over Treatment of Juvenile Detainees in Criminal Justice System

    Debate Arises Over Treatment of Juvenile Detainees in Criminal Justice System
    Juveniles and minors are certainly capable of committing crimes, just as adults are, and the criminal justice system has laws that are specially designed to handle juvenile offenders. Being a minor does not mean you give up any constitutional…
  • Sep 19

    Evidence Suppressed When Officer Puts Head too Far into Vehicle

    Evidence Suppressed When Officer Puts Head too Far into Vehicle
    Constitutionality can often be a question of inches. What an officer does, or where he or she goes in the process of investigating or arresting someone can be the difference between evidence being constitutional and thus admissible or being…
Rank this Week: 3109

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/
  • Sep 28

    ¿UNIDAD EN LA IZQUIERDA?

    ¿UNIDAD EN LA IZQUIERDA?
    En el siguiente enlace: http://larepublica.pe/impresa/opinion/806626-la-lucha-por-la-unidad-de-la-izquierda El Historiador peruano, señor Nelson Manrique nos ilustra sobre los acontecimientos recientes en el "Frente Amplio" (FA)…
  • Sep 1

    UNIÓN CIVIL ´DEFENSORÍA DEL PUEBLO

    UNIÓN CIVIL ´DEFENSORÍA DEL PUEBLO
    Defensoría recomienda al Congreso aprobar una ley de unión civil entre personas del mismo sexo Miércoles, 31 de agosto del 2016 POLÍTICA 09:58 Defensoría del Pueblo recomienda que las personas…
  • Aug 31

    CARTA ABIERTA AL ALCALDE DE CIENEGUILLA

    CARTA ABIERTA AL ALCALDE DE CIENEGUILLA
    CARTA ABIERTA AL ALCALDE DE CIENEGUILLA Lima 31 de agosto de 2016 Señor Emilio Chávez Huaringa Alcalde de Cieneguilla Asunto: Amnistía pago de Arbitrios e Impuesto Predial He escrito muchas veces contra usted…
Rank this Week: 380

Criminal Law Blog

Criminal Law Blog

By Brett A. Podolsky.

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

    How Texas Treats First Time Sex Offender

    How Texas Treats First Time Sex Offender
    First Time Sex Offenses: Texas Laws and Penalties Sex crimes are widely considered to be some of the most serious offenses under the law. Not only is there a strong social stigma associated with sex crimes, but the judicial system often…
  • Sep 21

    Lying in Court: Laws and Penalties for Perjury

    Lying in Court: Laws and Penalties for Perjury
    Perjury Laws in Texas When someone is asked to give testimony in a court of law, they are expected to do so in total honesty. In fact, they are legally required to do so when they swear before the court to tell “the truth and nothing…
  • Sep 14

    Date Rape, Pt. 2: Legal Defense and Possible Penaltie

    Date Rape, Pt. 2: Legal Defense and Possible Penaltie
    Defending Against Charges of Date Rape Being charged with sexual assault in Texas is incredibly serious. A conviction for this offense can result in lengthy jail time and mandatory registration on the Texas sex offender database. The best way…
Rank this Week: 1732

Law Office of Michael West P.C.…

Law Office of Michael West P.C. Blog

Covers Georgia law.

http://lawofficeofmichaelwest.com/blog/
  • Sep 27

    3 Ways to Rebuild Your Credit After Filing for Bankruptcy

    3 Ways to Rebuild Your Credit After Filing for Bankruptcy
    In these difficult economic times, many Georgians have found that the best choice for them and their families is to file for bankruptcy in order to come out from under their household debts. Speak to your bankruptcy lawyer to see if…
  • Sep 26

    3 Things To Do Before Meeting with a Bankruptcy Attorney

    3 Things To Do Before Meeting with a Bankruptcy Attorney
    The prospect of filing for bankruptcy can be very intimidating, scary, and stressful – especially if you are going to do it on your own. Because the bankruptcy process can be very confusing, it is highly recommended that most Georgians…
  • Aug 1

    Don’t Put Off Till Tomorrow What You Should Do Today! The Repercussions of Delaying a Bankruptcy Filing

    Don’t Put Off Till Tomorrow What You Should Do Today! The Repercussions of Delaying a Bankruptcy Filing
    Filing for bankruptcy can be a very difficult and stressful process for many Georgian families who are in a constant state of worry because they cannot meet their monthly bills. Because the decision to “take the bankruptcy plunge”…
Rank this Week: 476

South Florida Criminal Attorneys…

South Florida Criminal Attorneys Blog

Covers Florida criminal defense and criminal law news. By Michael B. Cohen.

http://www.southfloridacriminalattorneysblog.com/
  • Sep 27

    Miami-Dade Road Rage Homicide Suspect to Face no Trial

    Miami-Dade Road Rage Homicide Suspect to Face no Trial
    If you or someone close to you is accused of any type of the many serious types of charges associated with a homicide it is essential to consult with knowledgeable criminal defense attorney who specializes in these types of cases at the…
  • Aug 22

    Miami-Dade Woman Arrested for DUI Manslaughter and Related Charge

    Miami-Dade Woman Arrested for DUI Manslaughter and Related Charge
    If you or someone close to you is charged with any alcohol-related driving violation it’s crucial to retain a knowledgeable criminal defense attorney who specializes in these types of occurrences at the earliest possible moment.…
  • Jul 26

    Second Convicted Inmate Scheduled for Release in Massive Health Care Fraud

    Second Convicted Inmate Scheduled for Release in Massive Health Care Fraud
    Following up on an article posted here last September, the second of five defendants who was convicted of bribery charges that stemmed from a fraud that amounted to millions in duplicitous Medicaid and food stamps payments will be released…
Rank this Week: 3485

South Florida Criminal Attorney…

South Florida Criminal Attorney Blog

Covers criminal law. By Whittel & Melton, LLC.

http://www.southfloridacriminalattorney-blog.com/
  • Sep 27

    13 Accused Of Telemarketing Fraud in South Florida

    13 Accused Of Telemarketing Fraud in South Florida
    Thirteen people, mostly from South Florida, are facing federal charges of mail fraud and conspiracy for allegedly defrauding approximately $23 million from investors — mostly seniors — around the nation. According to…
  • Sep 26

    Marlins Star Pitcher Jose Fernandez Killed In Boat Crash In Miami

    Marlins Star Pitcher Jose Fernandez Killed In Boat Crash In Miami
    Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez  was killed early Sunday in a boating crash in Miami, according to the U.S. Coast Guard. The 24-year-old and two other people died when their 32-foot vessel slammed into a jetty off Miami Beach,…
  • Sep 15

    Man Sentenced To 16 Years In Prison For Mortgage Scam

    Man Sentenced To 16 Years In Prison For Mortgage Scam
    A man convicted of conspiring to defraud more than 30,000 Americans out of about $31 million was sentenced on Thursday to 16 years in prison. The California man was also ordered to pay $11.9 million in forfeiture and restitution. The man was…
Rank this Week: 1712

New York Criminal Defense Lawyer…

New York Criminal Defense Lawyer Blog

Covers criminal law. By Jeffrey Lichtman.

http://www.topnewyorkcriminalattorneysblog.com/
  • Sep 27

    Certificates of Relief From Civil Disability: After Federal Conviction

    Certificates of Relief From Civil Disability: After Federal Conviction
    When individuals convicted of a crime in New York wish to expunge or seal their records, they find that this mechanism is permitted under very limited circumstances.  Instead, the more prevalent method to retain employability and restore…
  • Sep 27

    Certificates of Relief From Civil Disability: After Federal Conviction

    Certificates of Relief From Civil Disability: After Federal Conviction
    When individuals convicted of a crime in New York wish to expunge or seal their records, they find that this mechanism is permitted under very limited circumstances.  Instead, the more prevalent method to retain employability and restore…
  • Sep 16

    Federal Tax Sentencings Are Unlike Other Sentencing

    Federal Tax Sentencings Are Unlike Other Sentencing
    Federal tax cases peculiar in that they tend to mean different things to different judges – unlike the rank and file federal criminal charges: wire and mail fraud, money laundering, RICO, extortion, narcotics offenses, child pornography…
Rank this Week: 2042

Fair and Unbalanced

Fair and Unbalanced

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

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

    Crying In Baseball

    Crying In Baseball
    I recently heard someone talk about the power of being intensely passionate about something that you know deep down is really not that important.  And it is just possible that my love of, perhaps obsession with, baseball -- and…
  • Sep 21

    California's Death Penalty Cannot Be Reformed; It Must Be Replaced: Yes on 62 And No on 66

    California's Death Penalty Cannot Be Reformed; It Must Be Replaced: Yes on 62 And No on 66
    Voters have an opportunity to finally put an end to California's failed experiment with the death penalty by passing Proposition 62, and replacing it with a sentence of life without the possibility of parole.The history of California's…
  • Sep 19

    Birtherism And Basket Case

    Birtherism And Basket Case
    This weekend proved that the mainstream media is incapable of handling the sheer volume of dishonesty and deceit that oozes out of the Trump campaign.  After Donald Trump brazenly lied about his role in the birther…
Rank this Week: 236

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
  • Sep 27

    FBI’s “End Justifies the Means’ Mentality Generating Increased Judicial Scrutiny

    FBI’s “End Justifies the Means’ Mentality Generating Increased Judicial Scrutiny
    The FBI has a sordid history of being cavalier about the Constitutional protections guaranteed the people of this country, a reputation that lingers since the days of J. Edgar Hoover. This famed “crime-fighter” believed a…
  • Sep 27

    Effects of Embezzlement Justification for Serious Penaltie

    Effects of Embezzlement Justification for Serious Penaltie
    The U.S. Sentencing Commission is an independent agency in federal judicial branch of government.  Established by Congress in 1984, the Commission’s primary purpose is “to establish sentencing policies and practices for the…
  • Sep 22

    15 Dallas Women Accused of Running Brothel

    15 Dallas Women Accused of Running Brothel
    Secret Dallas is a website that offers a “collection of links to the interesting and unusual Dallas entertainment and attractions that few visitors ever see during a typical visit.”   In effect, the website is a internet tour…
Rank this Week: 749

Boston Criminal Attorney Blog

Boston Criminal Attorney Blog

Covers criminal law topics such as DWI/OUI offenses, other traffic related offenses, and murder. By William D. Kickham.

http://www.bostoncriminalattorneyblog.com/
  • Sep 26

    Massachusetts Supreme Court Reverses Gun Conviction, Bars Police From “Racially Profiling” Suspect

    Massachusetts Supreme Court Reverses Gun Conviction, Bars Police From “Racially Profiling” Suspect
    The Massachusetts SJC just issued a very controversial ruling in reviewing a criminal case that, as a Boston criminal defense lawyer, most people would expect me to agree with wholeheartedly.  I don’t.  My views aren’t…
  • Sep 11

    Texting While Driving: R U a Real Idiot? Part Two of Two

    Texting While Driving: R U a Real Idiot? Part Two of Two
    In my previous post on this subject, I wrote about how bad the incidence of texting and driving has become– as well as cell phone use when driving – in Massachusetts and New England.  Here I’ll discuss what’s…
  • Sep 2

    Texting While Driving: R U a Real Idiot?

    Texting While Driving: R U a Real Idiot?
    So many times when driving around, I ask myself, ”What is wrong with people these days?  Are they just plain stupid, homicidal or suicidal?”  I’m referring, of course, to the widespread and outrageously growing…
Rank this Week: 1310

Kans Law Firm, LLC Blog

Kans Law Firm, LLC Blog

Discusses alcohol-related crimes and their defenses with a concentration on Minnesota.

http://www.dwiminneapolislawyer.com/blog/
  • Sep 26

    How Minnesota’s DWI/DUI Laws Unfairly Target Drivers with Valid Prescription

    How Minnesota’s DWI/DUI Laws Unfairly Target Drivers with Valid Prescription
    Just when you think you have heard it all about DWI law-related topics, a story arises that makes everyone a bit concerned. Pursuant to Minnesota Statute, Sec. 169A.20, Subd. 1, it is illegal for an individual to drive a motor vehicle with…
  • Sep 20

    Recent Reports Release Minnesota DWI/DUI Death Statistics for 2015

    Recent Reports Release Minnesota DWI/DUI Death Statistics for 2015
    A recent report highlighting Minnesota DWI death statistics for 2015 offers some promising news. According to the Duluth News Tribune, even though more Minnesotans died in alcohol-related vehicular accidents in 2015 than in…
  • Sep 14

    Creating a Uniform and Effective Marijuana DUI Law Amidst Rising Legalization Effort

    Creating a Uniform and Effective Marijuana DUI Law Amidst Rising Legalization Effort
    Amidst efforts to decrease the number of alcohol-related traffic fatalities and injuries, a new topic is attracting increased attention. An emerging problem across the country is how to recognize and legislate driving under the influence…
Rank this Week: 2204

Boston Criminal Lawyers Blog

Boston Criminal Lawyers Blog

Covers Boston criminal law and DUI news. By the Law Offices of Lefteris K. Travayiakis, P.C.

http://www.bostoncriminallawyersblog.com/
  • Sep 26

    Massachusetts Judges Must Now Consider “Ability to Pay” When Imposing Restitution

    Massachusetts Judges Must Now Consider “Ability to Pay” When Imposing Restitution
    The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court’s recent decision in Commonwealth v. Henry imposed clearer defendant-friendly safeguards on judges when imposing restitution in a criminal matter.  Additionally, the SJC also held that, in…
  • Aug 22

    MA SJC Orders Aaron Hernandez Cell Phone Held by Attorneys Turned Over to Prosecutor

    MA SJC Orders Aaron Hernandez Cell Phone Held by Attorneys Turned Over to Prosecutor
    In the case now being prosecuted in Suffolk County, Massachusetts, against Aaron Hernandez, the SJC has ruled that a cell phone belonging to Hernandez, given by him to his prior attorneys, must be turned over to prosecutors for the…
  • Aug 15

    Massachusetts SJC Rules No Right to Counsel for Breathalyzer

    Massachusetts SJC Rules No Right to Counsel for Breathalyzer
    A reported question pre-trial was taken by the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court in the matter of Commonwealth v. Timothea T. Neary-French as to whether the defendant had a right to an attorney prior to submitting to a breathalyzer test.…
Rank this Week: 327

DUI Blog

DUI Blog

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

http://www.duiblog.com/
  • Sep 26

    LAPD Officers Charged in DUI Cover-Up

    LAPD Officers Charged in DUI Cover-Up
    Usually when I write about officers falsifying DUI police reports, it’s because they’ve done so to create non-existent evidence to justify a DUI arrest and help secure a wrongful conviction. So when I see a story of officers…
  • Sep 20

    Challenging the Breathalyzer in a California DUI Case

    Challenging the Breathalyzer in a California DUI Case
    The breathalyzer is the most commonly used method for testing the blood alcohol content of suspected drunk drivers in California. Yet, both myself and Lawrence Taylor have written on more than a few occasions about the inaccuracies of the…
  • Sep 14

    Are Marijuana Breathalyzers Here?

    Are Marijuana Breathalyzers Here?
    Law enforcement continues to be frustrated in trying to prove that a possibly impaired driver is under the influence of marijuana (so-called "stoned driving").   As recent posts on this blog have pointed out, the simple fact is that…
Rank this Week: 2298

Salt Lake Criminal Defense

Salt Lake Criminal Defense

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

http://www.saltlakecriminaldefense.com
  • Sep 26

    Unlawful Use of a Notary Seal

    Unlawful Use of a Notary Seal
    It may seem nothing more than a stamp and a signature, but those responsible for notarizing documents must follow strict rules for using their notary seal as unlawful or improper use is punishable by law. Notary public A notary or notary…
  • Sep 21

    Mental Health Issues and Criminal Behavior

    Mental Health Issues and Criminal Behavior
    As the link between mental health issues and criminal behavior is being researched, disorders such as depression and schizophrenia that were previously taboo to speak about are finally being seen and discussed as actual medical conditions…
  • Sep 12

    One Beer per Hour Rule May Still Result in a DUI

    One Beer per Hour Rule May Still Result in a DUI
    It is a common misconception that drinking only one beer per hour will keep an individual within the legal limit to avoid a DUI. Regardless of what online blood alcohol concentration (BAC) calculators tell you, they cannot honestly predict…
Rank this Week: 4899

Maryland DUI Lawyer Blog

Maryland DUI Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.marylandduilawyer-blog.com/
  • Sep 26

    You Can’t Put Lipstick on a Pig

    You Can’t Put Lipstick on a Pig
    You can’t put lipstick on a pig. Recently the Trump campaign has hired Kellyanne Conway and other spokespeople in attempt to put a positive spin on Trump.  They look nice and speak well.  But you can’t put lipstick on a…
  • Sep 24

    NCDD and NACDL wrap up a successful conference in Las Vega

    NCDD and NACDL wrap up a successful conference in Las Vega
    The National College for DUI Defense (NCDD) and the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL) just wrapped up their annual Las Vegas seminar.  As usual, it was well attended and the presentations were very informative. The…
  • Sep 24

    Hillary Clinton for President

    Hillary Clinton for President
    This is the endorsement of the New York Times.  I was going to write one but the Times did a great job with it.  So I am reprinting it here.  I will add that her Supreme Court and other judicial picks will be much better than…
Rank this Week: 3240