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Chicago Criminal Lawyer Blog

Chicago Criminal Lawyer Blog

Covers criminal law. By Law Offices of David L. Freidberg, P.C.

http://www.chicagocriminallawyerblog.com/
  • Apr 21

    Terrorist Threats in Chicago

    Terrorist Threats in Chicago
    Making terrorist threats is a serious crime that can lead to significant terms of custody. This is particularly true in this age of international terrorism, which has the capability of harming thousands of people. The global definitions hold…
  • Apr 19

    Revenge Porn in Chicago: The Law and Privacy Issue

    Revenge Porn in Chicago: The Law and Privacy Issue
    Revenge porn is a crime that is gaining prominence in the age of social media. The law in Chicago took some time to catch up with the reality that some victims were being exposed to serious danger. By 2015, the state legislature had decided…
  • Apr 14

    Domestic Abuse in Chicago: Where the Law Intersects with Family Dispute

    Domestic Abuse in Chicago: Where the Law Intersects with Family Dispute
    The state will always interfere in domestic relationships if there is a threat of harm or actual harm to one of the parties. The most common trigger for a prosecution is physical violence. However, lately there has been some consideration of…
Rank this Week: 2630

Crime and Consequences

Crime and Consequences

By the Criminal Justice Legal Foundation.

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

    A circuit split on alternative methods? Not yet

    A circuit split on alternative methods? Not yet
    In Glossip v. Gross (2015), the Supreme Court adopted the position of the plurality opinion in Baze v. Rees (2008) that a death row prisoner challenging a method of execution must show that it presents a "risk of severe pain...
  • Apr 21

    Why Now?

    Why Now?
    In his opinion dissenting from denial of a stay in the Arkansas execution case, McGehee v. Hutchison, No. 16-8770, Justice Breyer asked rhetorically, "Why now?"  He surely meant why not later, but I think the more pertinent question is…
  • Apr 21

    Midazolam

    Midazolam
    One of the many controversies in the flurry of activity over the Arkansas execution of Ledell Lee was whether midazolam is a sufficient anesthetic for this purpose.  There is surprisingly little in the media reports this morning about…
Rank this Week: 5111

San Diego Criminal Lawyers Blog

San Diego Criminal Lawyers Blog

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

http://www.sandiegocriminallawyersblog.com/
  • Apr 21

    Under Trump, 160 People Arrested in L.A. Immigration Crackdown

    Under Trump, 160 People Arrested in L.A. Immigration Crackdown
    After Trump’s Executive Order on Immigration came out, fears have been running high among immigrant and migrant communities throughout the nation. After the highly publicized deportation of an undocumented Arizona mother of two,…
  • Apr 14

    Bill Would Amend California’s HIV Criminal Statute

    Bill Would Amend California’s HIV Criminal Statute
    It is reported that legislation will be introduced that will update California’s laws criminalizing HIV.  It would make it so that a person could not be prosecuted for intentionally transmitting the virus if his or her sex partner…
  • Apr 6

    LAPD Tries to Suppress Crime without Alienating South L.A.’s Black Resident

    LAPD Tries to Suppress Crime without Alienating South L.A.’s Black Resident
    This past summer, the Los Angeles Police Department’s elite Metropolitan Division flooded high-crime, predominantly African American and Latino communities in unmarked police cars, stopping drivers with paper license plates, tinted…
Rank this Week: 1487

Conroe Criminal Defense Lawyer…

Conroe Criminal Defense Lawyer Blog

Covers criminal law. By Pullan & Young.

http://www.conroecriminaldefenselawyer.com/
  • Apr 21

    New Rules for Conditions of Bond in Montgomery County

    New Rules for Conditions of Bond in Montgomery County
    Facing felony criminal charges in Montgomery County has been increasingly difficult for defendants who have to deal with both the underlying charges and onerous conditions of bond. But things have recently gotten worse. The Montgomery County…
  • Feb 16

    The Pitfalls of Probation

    The Pitfalls of Probation
    It’s a common scene: a defense attorney sitting with a pile of paperwork balanced on his lap, his client next to him. The attorney takes each page in turn and reviews it with the client: the judgment, the stipulation of evidence, the…
  • Feb 16

    The Pitfalls of Probation

    The Pitfalls of Probation
    It’s a common scene: a defense attorney sitting with a pile of paperwork balanced on his lap, his client next to him. The attorney takes each page in turn and reviews it with the client: the judgment, the stipulation of evidence, the…
Rank this Week: 1987

San Diego DUI Lawyers Blog

San Diego DUI Lawyers Blog

Covers DUI defense, penalties and enforcement measures. By Susan L. Hartman.

http://www.sandiegoduilawyersblog.com/
  • Apr 21

    California DMV’s Physical and Mental Evaluation or P & M Hearing

    California DMV’s Physical and Mental Evaluation or P & M Hearing
    My criminal defense practice is almost exclusively in the area of drunk driving. However, I have had a few DUI cases were my client was able to prevail at the DMV APS Hearing, just to receive another notice of suspension from the DMV because…
  • Apr 4

    Exhibition Of Speed Negotiated Plea In A DUI Case

    Exhibition Of Speed Negotiated Plea In A DUI Case
    In California, if a person is initially arrested for driving under the influence, the case may be negotiated down to other, less severe charges such as a wet reckless, dry reckless, drunk in public, or even an exhibition of speed charge.…
  • Mar 24

    Biking or Cycling Under The Influence (BUI or CUI)

    Biking or Cycling Under The Influence (BUI or CUI)
    The time has changed and the weather feels a lot like summer is just around the corner! Excited for Sunday Funday’s, cold beers and margaritas, BBQ’s, parties and beach time? Know the law and plan ahead so your fun does not end…
Rank this Week: 3118

Versus Texas Criminal Defense Blog

Versus Texas Criminal Defense Blog

By Varghese, Summersett & Smith, PLLC.

https://www.versustexas.com/blog/
  • Apr 21

    The Age of Criminal Responsibility in Texas: A Look at House Bill 122

    The Age of Criminal Responsibility in Texas: A Look at House Bill 122
    The Age of Criminal Responsibility in Texas In Texas, 17-year-olds can’t vote, serve on a jury, play lotto, or buy beer and cigarettes – but they are considered adults when they get in trouble with the law. Some Texas lawmakers…
  • Apr 18

    What is UCW in Texas? Unlawful Carry of Weapon in Texa

    What is UCW in Texas? Unlawful Carry of Weapon in Texa
    Unlawful Carry of a Weapon Unlawful Carry of a Weapon, or UCW, refers to offenses involving the illegal possession of a handgun, illegal knife, or club in Texas. This article focuses on UCW cases involving handguns. This is covered under…
  • Apr 14

    Tarrant County SWIFT Program | Tarrant County SWIFT Probation

    Tarrant County SWIFT Program | Tarrant County SWIFT Probation
    Tarrant County SWIFT Program The Tarrant County SWIFT program is a post-plea intensive probation program that gives high-risk high-need offenders an opportunity to change and immediate sanctions or punishment for violations. The program is…
Rank this Week: 1476

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
  • Apr 21

    The Age of Criminal Responsibility in Texas: A Look at House Bill 122

    The Age of Criminal Responsibility in Texas: A Look at House Bill 122
    The Age of Criminal Responsibility in Texas In Texas, 17-year-olds can’t vote, serve on a jury, play lotto, or buy beer and cigarettes – but they are considered adults when they get in trouble with the law. Some Texas lawmakers…
  • Apr 18

    What is UCW in Texas? Unlawful Carry of Weapon in Texa

    What is UCW in Texas? Unlawful Carry of Weapon in Texa
    Unlawful Carry of a Weapon Unlawful Carry of a Weapon, or UCW, refers to offenses involving the illegal possession of a handgun, illegal knife, or club in Texas. This article focuses on UCW cases involving handguns. This is covered under…
  • Apr 14

    Tarrant County SWIFT Program | Tarrant County SWIFT Probation

    Tarrant County SWIFT Program | Tarrant County SWIFT Probation
    Tarrant County SWIFT Program The Tarrant County SWIFT program is a post-plea intensive probation program that gives high-risk high-need offenders an opportunity to change and immediate sanctions or punishment for violations. The program is…
Rank this Week: 1961

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/
  • Apr 21

    Reliability of Forensic Hair Analysis Questioned in Study

    Reliability of Forensic Hair Analysis Questioned in Study
    Over the last several decades, the American criminal justice system has relied increasingly on forensic testing to definitively identify suspects, nail down timelines and prove or disprove theories about what happened and who was…
  • Apr 19

    DUI Ignition Interlock Bill Passes Florida House Committee

    DUI Ignition Interlock Bill Passes Florida House Committee
    Florida House committee lawmakers have put the state one step closer to compelling more first-time DUI offenders to install ignition interlock devices.  On the surface, this may seem like bad news for DUI offenders. After all, ignition…
  • Apr 14

    Gov. Scott Reassigns Murder Cases Citing Prosecutor’s Death Penalty Stance

    Gov. Scott Reassigns Murder Cases Citing Prosecutor’s Death Penalty Stance
    Florida’s death penalty has been the source of intense scrutiny over the last year.  Last year, the Florida Supreme Court’s ruling in Hurst v. State struck down the prior capital sentencing statute allowing judges…
Rank this Week: 4385

Michigan Criminal Attorneys Blog

Michigan Criminal Attorneys Blog

Covers criminal law. By Hilf & Hilf, PLC.

https://www.michigancriminalattorneysblog.com/
  • Apr 21

    DWLS and Foreign Driver’s License

    DWLS and Foreign Driver’s License
    In Michigan, individuals must have proof of legal citizenship or legal presence in the United States in order to obtain a valid driver’s license.   Undocumented and illegal aliens at the present time are not eligible to obtain a…
  • Apr 20

    Lawyer for Family Member in Jail

    Lawyer for Family Member in Jail
    When a family member is arrested, there is often a period of concern and worry because the family member cannot be reached.  Sometimes the family member is deprived of the ability to use a telephone during their initial period of…
  • Apr 19

    Lawyer for Driving While License Suspended Ticket

    Lawyer for Driving While License Suspended Ticket
    Driving while license suspended, revoked, or denied (also called DWLS or DWLS/R/D) is a criminal offense that is treated seriously by many courts.  This offense can be prosecuted under State law by a county prosecutor or under local…
Rank this Week: 1774

Worgul Law Firm LLC Blog

Worgul Law Firm LLC Blog

Covers criminal justice.

http://www.pittsburghcriminalattorney.com/blog/
  • Apr 21

    Use of Surveillance Cameras in Criminal Case

    Use of Surveillance Cameras in Criminal Case
    If you ever watch the news, you have probably caught a glimpse of how surveillance camera footage can be used to catch criminals and potentially during trials. This type of video seems to be most common for burglary and robbery cases. A…
  • Apr 14

    What Is Income Tax Fraud?

    What Is Income Tax Fraud?
    As the income tax deadline quickly approaches this April, it is time to ensure your current taxes are in order. Sloppy mistakes or misunderstandings regarding the income you are required to declare to the Pennsylvania Department of Revenue or…
  • Apr 7

    What Is Blood Alcohol Content (BAC)?

    What Is Blood Alcohol Content (BAC)?
    You may have heard the term “blood alcohol content” (BAC) in relation to driving under the influence (DUI) of alcohol; however, understanding the meaning of BAC can be helpful in knowing if you’re complying with the law.…
Rank this Week: 1906

Criminal Justice Blog

Criminal Justice Blog

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

http://www.columbuscriminalattorney.com/blog/
  • Apr 21

    Ohio’s New Concealed Carry Law

    Ohio’s New Concealed Carry Law
    On March 21, 2017, SB 199, Ohio’s new concealed carry law, went into effect. The law makes significant changes to when and where firearms may be taken. It eliminates some gun-free zones and allows for easier access to guns by members of…
  • Apr 14

    What is an OVI / DUI “Look Back” Period?

    What is an OVI / DUI “Look Back” Period?
    If you’ve been convicted of driving under the influence (OVI/DUI) in Ohio more than once, expect the penalties to become stiffer. House Bill 388 – also known as Annie’s Law – was recently signed into law implementing a…
  • Mar 31

    What Happens If I Don’t Comply with Sex Offender Registration in Ohio?

    What Happens If I Don’t Comply with Sex Offender Registration in Ohio?
    The criminal penalties for sex offenses are unique in that sex offenders are required to regularly register and report changes to a wide range of personal information from their residential address and employment to email addresses and phone…
Rank this Week: 1371

Boston Lawyer Blog

Boston Lawyer Blog

Covers litigation, criminal and employment law. By Zalkind Duncan & Bernstein LLP.

http://www.bostonlawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 1629

Marijuana Law, Policy & Reform

Marijuana Law, Policy & Reform

Edited by Douglas A. Berman.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/marijuana_law/
Rank this Week: 1584

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/
  • Apr 21

    Utah Governor Signs Important New Drunk Driving Law

    Utah Governor Signs Important New Drunk Driving Law
    Those who have ever had cause to look up drunk driving laws know that across the U.S., the rule is that any BAC 0.08 percent or higher is trouble. That’s because every state has laws setting 0.08 percent BAC at the level of legal…
  • Apr 10

    Minnesota Motor Vehicle Forfeiture Laws Set To Change

    Minnesota Motor Vehicle Forfeiture Laws Set To Change
    Most people understandably believe that if a person commits a crime, he or she (and he or she alone) should be made to suffer the penalties associated with the crime. After all, if your cousin was convicted of shoplifting, it wouldn’t…
  • Apr 2

    The Difference Between DWI/DUI Criminal and Civil Penaltie

    The Difference Between DWI/DUI Criminal and Civil Penaltie
    There are always ample interesting DWI law-related topics in the news from new technology to laws to newsworthy cases. Whereas criminal law is often discussed, it is also important to understand that an individual who drives while…
Rank this Week: 1631

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
  • Apr 21

    Verifying Income in Divorce and Child Support Case

    Verifying Income in Divorce and Child Support Case
    Family Law Attorney Miles Mason discusses the kinds of documents that may be used to verify income in divorce and child support cases. These may include tax returns and related forms, but can also include things like financial statements,…
  • Apr 18

    Why Quicken Software Should Not Be Used in a Divorce Case

    Why Quicken Software Should Not Be Used in a Divorce Case
    Forensic accountants and Certified Divorce Financial Analysts often use Quicken personal financial software to complete the lifestyle analysis in divorce cases. Unfortunately, Quicken is not the best option for accurately and thoroughly…
  • Apr 15

    Bankruptcy Investigation Case Study

    Bankruptcy Investigation Case Study
    The skills of a forensic accountant can be useful in bankruptcy cases. In this video, Tracy talks about a case in which she was retained by a creditor to examine the finances of the debtor. There were allegations that the debtor concealed…
Rank this Week: 635

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/
  • Apr 21

    Make America Troll Again

    Make America Troll Again
    Whitney Phillips, This Is Why We Can't Have Nice Things: Mapping the Relationship between Online Trolling and Mainstream Culture (2016).James GrimmelmannThere is a theory that Donald Trump does not exist, and that the fictional character of…
  • Apr 20

    “If you count it, it will count:” From Directives to Reports Refined

    “If you count it, it will count:” From Directives to Reports Refined
    Oren Perez, The Green Economy Paradox: A Critical Inquiry into Sustainability Indexes, 17 Minn. J. L. Sci. & Tech 153 (2016).Robert RosenStudents of organizations know that numbers can drive action and uncounted outcomes can get lost…
  • Apr 19

    Choosing How We Make Choice

    Choosing How We Make Choice
    Cass R. Sustein, The Ethics of Influence: Government in the Age of Behavioral Science (Cambridge Univ. Press, 2016).Aditi BagchiCass Sunstein’s thoughts about the ethics of regulation are of more than theoretical interest. He…
Rank this Week: 4880

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/
  • Apr 21

    News Roundup

    News Roundup
    A shocking murder transfixed the nation this week and led to a multi-state manhunt that ended Tuesday with the perpetrator’s suicide.  In Cleveland on Sunday, Steve W. Stephens posted a video to Facebook where he shoots and kills…
  • Apr 20

    New Deferral Program for Unauthorized Immigrants Charged with NOL

    New Deferral Program for Unauthorized Immigrants Charged with NOL
    A few weeks ago, I wrote about a Stanford University study suggesting that granting driver’s licenses to unauthorized immigrants improves overall traffic safety. That approach is not an option in North Carolina, where unauthorized…
  • Apr 19

    Jail Credit Applied to Split Sentence

    Jail Credit Applied to Split Sentence
    When imposing a split sentence, the court has a choice to make about what to do with whatever pretrial jail credit the defendant might have in the case. Apply it to the split? Or apply it to the defendant’s suspended sentence?…
Rank this Week: 3457

Nobles Law Firm

Nobles Law Firm

General practice blawg from an Arkansas attorney with a strong background in journalism.

http://www.nobleslawfirm.com/
  • Apr 20

    No, not all evictions go quickly

    No, not all evictions go quickly
    Typically, it takes a landlord less than a month to evict a tenant for violating his or her lease but that is not always the case. In Arkansas, the eviction… The post No, not all evictions go quickly appeared first on Nobles Law Firm.
  • Apr 19

    Legal OTR: Case Dismissed — ‘Rights When Arrested’

    Legal OTR: Case Dismissed — ‘Rights When Arrested’
    It’s been quite some time since you good people were treated to a legal-themed old time radio (OTR) episode, so rejoice — the long wait has come to an end.… The post Legal OTR: Case Dismissed — ‘Rights When…
  • Apr 19

    Medical marijuana in the Arkansas workplace

    Medical marijuana in the Arkansas workplace
    Ever since Arkansas voters passed the Arkansas Medical Marijuana Amendment of 2016, more than one employer has wondered what impact the law will have on the workplace. Fortunately, the Arkansas… The post Medical marijuana in the…
Rank this Week: 1863

DUI Blog

DUI Blog

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

http://www.duiblog.com/
  • Apr 20

    How Do I Choose the Right California DUI Attorney?

    How Do I Choose the Right California DUI Attorney?
    It goes without saying that the day a person is arrested on suspicion of a California DUI is very often the worst day of that person’s life. As the handcuffs are being slapped around the wrists, thoughts flood the mind of the person who…
  • Apr 13

    The DMV and License Suspension After a California DUI

    The DMV and License Suspension After a California DUI
    When a person is arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol, their license is usually taken and the officers give the driver a “pink slip.” The pink slip is a temporary license which will allow them to…
  • Apr 6

    Is Distracted Driving as Dangerous as Drunk Driving?

    Is Distracted Driving as Dangerous as Drunk Driving?
    I’ll be the first one to say that drunk driving is extremely dangerous, not just to the person driving under the influence, but also for the public as a whole. And it is that last part that has led to the hypervigilance in condemning…
Rank this Week: 2207

California Criminal Defense Lawyer…

California Criminal Defense Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.californiacriminaldefenselawyerblog.com/
  • Apr 20

    AN “EXPUNGED” CONVICTION MAY STILL BE A DEPORTABLE OFFENSE

    AN “EXPUNGED” CONVICTION MAY STILL BE A DEPORTABLE OFFENSE
    Many people who have been convicted on a misdemeanor charge or certain felonies for which they were not sentenced to prison can, after certain conditions are met, apply to the court for what is commonly called an “expungement” of…
  • Apr 14

    IS THE WAR ON DRUGS COMING BACK?

    IS THE WAR ON DRUGS COMING BACK?
    Way back in 1971, President Nixon declared a “War on Drugs.” The federal drug control agencies were dramatically beefed-up, the DEA was created (1973). Quaint as it seems now, much of the effort was directed at marijuana. Back in…
  • Mar 30

    California Law Regarding Search Warrant

    California Law Regarding Search Warrant
    KNOCK AND TALK: A TACTIC POLICE USE TO BYPASS THE WARRANT REQUIREMENT It’s the middle of the night. Someone is banging on your door yelling for you to open the door. Whoever it is does not identify himself and you do not recognize the…
Rank this Week: 1319

Orange County DUI Lawyer Blog

Orange County DUI Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.orangecountyduilawyerblog.com/
  • Apr 20

    DUI Drugs Roadside Mouth Swab Test

    DUI Drugs Roadside Mouth Swab Test
    ROADSIDE MOUTH SWAB DEVICE TESTS FOR SEVEN DRUGS IN A DRIVER’S SYSTEM Police are increasingly concerned about drivers who are under the influence of drugs (DUID), especially since marijuana has been legalized in the state. California…
  • Apr 14

    The History of California DUI Law

    The History of California DUI Law
    A BRIEF HISTORY OF DUI LAWS A couple of generations ago, drunk driving was almost acceptable. You’ve probably heard about “one for the road” — it was a common refrain at parties and bars and the phrase was often used…
  • Mar 30

    California DUI Laws Are Strict For Those Holding A Commercial Driver’s License

    California DUI Laws Are Strict For Those Holding A Commercial Driver’s License
    DUI LAWS ARE STRICT FOR THOSE HOLDING A COMMERCIAL DRIVER’S LICENSE A big rig carrying a load of steel beams and a crane flipped over on the 101 near San Rafael this past week. The accident, which blocked three of the four lanes,…
Rank this Week: 4305

Seattle Attorneys Blog

Seattle Attorneys Blog

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

http://www.seattleattorneysblog.com/
  • Apr 20

    Sale of the Family Home in Washington Divorce

    Sale of the Family Home in Washington Divorce
    Often, the family home is one of the more difficult assets to address in a divorce.  Even if both parties agree to sell the home, the process can still be difficult.  In a recent unpublished case, a Washington appeals court…
  • Apr 14

    Washington Courts May Not Base Custody on Sexual Orientation

    Washington Courts May Not Base Custody on Sexual Orientation
    Courts should remain impartial regarding religious beliefs and sexual orientation when considering custody arrangements and parenting plans.  When a court relies on and adopts the opinions and recommendations of witnesses who express…
  • Apr 7

    Washington Appeals Court Finds Church Not Liable for Driver’s Failure to Stop at Sign

    Washington Appeals Court Finds Church Not Liable for Driver’s Failure to Stop at Sign
    Most automobile accident cases are based on negligence.  To succeed in a negligence claim, the plaintiff must show that he or she would not have been injured “but for” the defendant’s negligence.  In some…
Rank this Week: 1401

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/
  • Apr 20

    Free Speech At Berkeley

    Free Speech At Berkeley
    "Freedom of speech is something that represents the very dignity of what a human being is. If you cannot speak... I mean, that's what marks us off. That's what marks us off from the stones and the stars. You can speak freely. It is almost…
  • Apr 11

    Passover And The Plague Of Trump

    Passover And The Plague Of Trump
    Three thousand years of beautiful tradition, from Moses to Sandy Koufax.  -- The Big LebowskiPassover is a celebration of the liberation of the Jewish people from Egypt three thousand years ago. We've been telling and re-telling the…
  • Mar 31

    Time Begins On Opening Day

    Time Begins On Opening Day
    You spend a good piece of your life gripping a baseball, and in the end it turns out that it was the other way around all the time.  -- Jim BoutonAs the vulgar talking yam occupying the White House seeks to delegitimize truth,…
Rank this Week: 3261

Maryland Criminal Lawyer Blog

Maryland Criminal Lawyer Blog

Covers criminal law. By Anthony A. Fatemi, LLC.

http://www.marylandcriminallawyer-blog.com/
Rank this Week: 2497

The San Diego Criminal Lawyer Blog

The San Diego Criminal Lawyer Blog

By Ozols Law Firm.

https://www.thesandiegocriminallawyer.com/blog.html
  • Apr 20

    Don’t Hold Your Phone while Driving in California

    Don’t Hold Your Phone while Driving in California
    In 2016, California Governor Jerry Brown signed AB 1785 into law. This law, which has been in effect since January 1, 2017, states that it is now illegal for any individual in California to hold a smartphone or cellphone while driving.…
  • Apr 20

    Burglary Suspect Joseph Jakubowski Writes Manifesto

    Burglary Suspect Joseph Jakubowski Writes Manifesto
    A 32-year-old Wisconsin man, Joseph Jakubowski, has recently been the suspect in a gun shop burglary as well as sending a detailed manifesto to the president. The gun shop owner told authorities that a large quantity of handguns as well as…
  • Apr 17

    Street Race Leads to Father-Daughter Fatalitie

    Street Race Leads to Father-Daughter Fatalitie
    Street racing may be exhilarating in movies and video games. In real life, however, the consequences can be deadly. One apparent example of this occurred back in February 2017 in Palmdale, where a father and her daughter lost their lives.…
Rank this Week: 1740

Baltimore Criminal Defense Lawyer…

Baltimore Criminal Defense Lawyer Blog

Covers Maryland laws on drug arrests, DUI and gun crimes. By the Herbst Firm.

http://www.baltimorecriminaldefenselawyerblog.com/
  • Apr 20

    Police Report Large Annapolis Drug Bust

    Police Report Large Annapolis Drug Bust
    Anne Arundel County police officers recently executed a search warrant of an Annapolis home and recovered a massive stash of controlled substances. The stash was large in both volume and in variety, as police seized over 11 pounds of high…
  • Apr 16

    Legislative Session Ends With Unresolved Marijuana Issue

    Legislative Session Ends With Unresolved Marijuana Issue
    Lawmakers celebrated the end of the state’s annual legislative session with balloons and confetti falling from the ceiling, but despite hundreds of passed bills not all elected officials left Annapolis feeling a sense of accomplishment.…
  • Apr 6

    Fast Food Robber Sentenced To 10 Year

    Fast Food Robber Sentenced To 10 Year
    A Prince George’s County man was recently sentenced to just over ten years in prison followed by three years of probation for robbing a fast food restaurant in Hyattsville. The sentencing occurred last week at the United States District…
Rank this Week: 3851

Brisk Legal Group

Brisk Legal Group

Covers criminal law and professional discipline.

http://www.brill-legal.com/blog/
  • Apr 20

    Medical malpractice lawsuit reopens against New York hospital

    Medical malpractice lawsuit reopens against New York hospital
    A state appellate panel revived a medical malpractice lawsuit against North Shore University Hospital in New York due to conflicting evidence. According to the four-judge Second Department panel, the trial judge should not have dismissed the…
  • Apr 13

    NYC Uber driver jailed on gun trafficking charge

    NYC Uber driver jailed on gun trafficking charge
    A former Uber driver faces four years in prison for his role in an interstate gun trafficking ring. Law enforcement officials said the group smuggled dozens of guns into New York City from South Carolina, North Carolina and Tennessee. As…
  • Apr 6

    Brooklyn man with history of domestic violence kills and dismembers wife

    Brooklyn man with history of domestic violence kills and dismembers wife
    Police charged a Brooklyn man with killing his wife and dismembering her body, marking a brutal culmination to the couple’s almost decade-long history of domestic violence. Phillip Martin, 42, was charged with murder and concealment of…
Rank this Week: 1765

Orland Park Criminal Defense…

Orland Park Criminal Defense Lawyer Blog

By the Law Office of John S. Fotopoulos, P.C.

http://www.fotopouloslaw.com/orland-park-criminal-lawyer/
  • Apr 20

    Can a Tattoo Prove Your Innocence on Drug Charges?

    Can a Tattoo Prove Your Innocence on Drug Charges?
    If you are arrested on drug charges, such as possession of a controlled substance with the intent to deliver, the burden is on police and prosecutors to prove you did something wrong. This includes establishing your identity and presence at…
  • Apr 13

    Can a Drug Conviction Be Used Against Me in a Future Case?

    Can a Drug Conviction Be Used Against Me in a Future Case?
    If you are on trial for a violent crime, such as assault and battery, prosecutors will make every effort to discredit you in front of the jury. Should you choose to testify—and remember, the Constitution protects your right to remain…
  • Apr 6

    Should I Allow the Police to Search My Car Without a Warrant?

    Should I Allow the Police to Search My Car Without a Warrant?
    A good criminal defense lawyer will always tell you two things: Never voluntarily answer police questions—remember, you have the right to remain silent—and never consent to a warrantless search of your car. If you are pulled…
Rank this Week: 1832

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/
  • Apr 20

    A Win for Judicial Sentencing Discretion in Armed Robbery Cases; Additional Reform Still Needed

    A Win for Judicial Sentencing Discretion in Armed Robbery Cases; Additional Reform Still Needed
    Earlier this month, in Dean v. United States, the Supreme Court ruled that federal sentencing judges retain some discretion to soften the notoriously draconian sentencing scheme of 18 U.S.C. §924(c). The statute establishes a mandatory…
  • Apr 7

    New Book on Avery Case

    New Book on Avery Case
    Hey, Making a Murderer fans, Marquette alumnus (and prolific author) Michael Cicchini has a provocative new book out on the Steven Avery case: Convicting Avery: The Bizarre Laws and Broken System behind Making a Murderer. I…
  • Mar 28

    Juvenile Court or Adult? New Research on the Consequences of the Decision

    Juvenile Court or Adult? New Research on the Consequences of the Decision
    Juvenile courts were invented at the end of the nineteenth century and spread rapidly across the U.S. Proponents argued that juvenile offenders were more readily rehabilitated than adults, and should be handled through a different court…
Rank this Week: 3128

Law Offices of G. Randolph Rice,…

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

Covers Maryland criminal law.

http://www.ricelawmd.com/blog
  • Apr 20

    Can the Police Search You if They Smell Marijuana in the Car

    Can the Police Search You if They Smell Marijuana in the Car
    A common question for criminal defense lawyers and their clients in Maryland is: Can the Police Search You if They Smell Marijuana in a Car? This question was recently decided in Joseph Norman, Jr., vs. State of Maryland by the Maryland Court…
  • Apr 19

    Should I Take a Plea Bargain?

    Should I Take a Plea Bargain?
    Being charged with a crime, whether it’s a felony or misdemeanor, is a serious matter that should not be taken lightly. Conviction of a criminal offense can carry many different consequences, such as jail time, fines, community…
  • Apr 17

    Charged with DUI: What Happens in Maryland?

    Charged with DUI: What Happens in Maryland?
    One of the most common questions I get, and it usually gets asked at a cocktail party or event where alcohol is served: What Happens If I’m arrested for DUI in Maryland? Attorney Randolph Rice is a Maryland DUI and DWI defense attorney.…
Rank this Week: 1649

Sevens Legal Criminal Law Blog

Sevens Legal Criminal Law Blog

Features recent criminal and DUI defense news.

http://www.sevenslegal.com/blog/
  • Apr 20

    San Diego Assault Classified as a Hate Crime

    San Diego Assault Classified as a Hate Crime
    According to San Diego police, a local man was beaten up, kicked, and smacked repeatedly with a bamboo stalk in a Logan Heights alley. Police are describing the incident a hate crime. Assault in San Diego Classified as Hate Crime Just after…
  • Apr 13

    2016 Marked San Diego’s Lowest Crime Rate in 47 Year

    2016 Marked San Diego’s Lowest Crime Rate in 47 Year
    According to city officials, San Diego‘s crime rate in 2016 year was the second-lowest in 47 years. And the violent crime rate had dropped by close to 5 percent, marking it the lowest it has ben in four decades. Police Chief Shelley…
  • Apr 6

    Ailes Faces Another Sexual Assault Case

    Ailes Faces Another Sexual Assault Case
    Another sexual assault lawsuit has been filed against Fox New Channel’s Roger Ailes, this time by Fox News contributor Julie Roginsky. Another Sexual Assault Case Against Ailes Julie Roginsky is just the latest Fox News contributor to…
Rank this Week: 2003

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/
  • Apr 20

    San Diego Assault Classified as a Hate Crime

    San Diego Assault Classified as a Hate Crime
    According to San Diego police, a local man was beaten up, kicked, and smacked repeatedly with a bamboo stalk in a Logan Heights alley. Police are describing the incident a hate crime. Assault in San Diego Classified as Hate Crime Just after…
  • Apr 13

    2016 Marked San Diego’s Lowest Crime Rate in 47 Year

    2016 Marked San Diego’s Lowest Crime Rate in 47 Year
    According to city officials, San Diego‘s crime rate in 2016 year was the second-lowest in 47 years. And the violent crime rate had dropped by close to 5 percent, marking it the lowest it has ben in four decades. Police Chief Shelley…
  • Apr 6

    Ailes Faces Another Sexual Assault Case

    Ailes Faces Another Sexual Assault Case
    Another sexual assault lawsuit has been filed against Fox New Channel’s Roger Ailes, this time by Fox News contributor Julie Roginsky. Another Sexual Assault Case Against Ailes Julie Roginsky is just the latest Fox News contributor to…
Rank this Week: 1500

Law Offices of Daniel R. Perlman…

Law Offices of Daniel R. Perlman Blog

Covers criminal and DUI defense news and updates.

http://www.danielperlmanlaw.com/blog.shtml
  • Apr 20

    Man Tries to Buy Car with Fake ID

    Man Tries to Buy Car with Fake ID
    According to deputies, a Los Angeles man was caught red-handed when he tried to buy a car with a fake ID. Fake ID Used by Man to Try and Buy Car A Los Angeles man was attempting to buy a car with a fake ID when he was stopped by deputies in…
  • Apr 13

    Vietnam War Memorial Vandalized

    Vietnam War Memorial Vandalized
    Once again the Vietnam War memorial in Venice, California has been marred by graffti. The memorial was vandalized last year by graffiti. Vandalism of Vietnam War Memorial Los Angeles County sheriff’s detectives are investigating the…
  • Apr 6

    Sexual Assault Allegations Again for Roger Aile

    Sexual Assault Allegations Again for Roger Aile
    Another lawsuit has been filed against Fox New Channel’s Roger Ailes is facing another sexual assault lawsuit, this time by Fox News contributor Julie Roginsky. The lawsuit alleges the network’s past chairman, Roger Ailes, made…
Rank this Week: 1989

Sixth Circuit Blog

Sixth Circuit Blog

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

http://circuit6.blogspot.com/
  • Apr 20

    The en banc reviews keep coming!

    The en banc reviews keep coming!
    Yesterday, the Sixth Circuit granted en banc review in United States v. Gibson, 15-6122. This case involves whether a co-conspirator who only directly handled a very small amount of drugs should be held accountable for the total amount of…
  • Apr 15

    Judges clash over venue for money laundering

    Judges clash over venue for money laundering
    Ronald Myers argued that he couldn’t be tried in the W.D. Mich. for money laundering because, although he stole motor homes in the W.D. Mich., he sold (and received laundered proceeds for) them solely in other districts.In US v. Myers,…
  • Apr 13

    Exciting development in Turner right-to-counsel case

    Exciting development in Turner right-to-counsel case
    Last February, Judges Merritt, Batchelder, and Rogers announced in Turner v. United States, 15-6060 that they did not like Sixth Circuit precedent holding that the right to counsel (and thus the right to effective assistance of counsel) did…
Rank this Week: 491

False Claims Counsel

False Claims Counsel

Covers False Claims Act and related statutes. By Ben Vernia.

http://www.falseclaimscounsel.com/wordpress
  • Apr 20

    Virginia, Wisconsin settle False Claims Act allegations arising from use of consultant in nutrition program

    Virginia, Wisconsin settle False Claims Act allegations arising from use of consultant in nutrition program
    On April 10 and April 12, the Department of Justice announced that the Commonwealth of Virginia and the state of Wisconsin, respectively, had agreed to pay multi-million dollar amounts to settle allegations that they had implemented improper…
  • Mar 30

    Charles River Labs settles cost mischarging case for $1.8 million

    Charles River Labs settles cost mischarging case for $1.8 million
    On March 13, the Department of Justice announced that Charles River Laboratories, a National Institutes of Health contractor, had agreed to pay $1.8 million to settle civil allegations under the False Claims Act that it had mischarged costs…
  • Mar 12

    CA, Inc. settles defective pricing qui tam for $45 million

    CA, Inc. settles defective pricing qui tam for $45 million
    On March 10, the Department of Justice announced that the computer company CA, Inc., had agreed to pay $45 million to settle allegations, originally brought by a whistleblower, that the company made false statements during negotiations with…
Rank this Week: 4235

Asia Death Penalty

Asia Death Penalty

Provides information about the death penalty in Asia.

http://asiadeathpenalty.blogspot.com/
  • Apr 20

    Beware Vietnam's Death Machine

    Beware Vietnam's Death Machine
    Source: The Diplomat (20 April 2017)http://thediplomat.com/2017/04/beware-vietnams-death-machine/One Thursday in July 2013, Barack Obama and his Vietnamese counterpart, Truong Tan Sang, sat down in the Oval Office to discuss Thomas Jefferson.…
  • Apr 10

    Amnesty flags China’s non-transparency on ‘capital offenses’

    Amnesty flags China’s non-transparency on ‘capital offenses’
    Source: Asia Times (11 April 2017)http://www.atimes.com/article/amnesty-flags-chinas-non-transparency-capital-offences/Lack of transparency in relation to enforcement of terrorism and drug laws in China is identified as a growing area for…
  • Apr 10

    'Alarming' executions in Vietnam: Amnesty

    'Alarming' executions in Vietnam: Amnesty
    Source: The Australian (11 April 2017)http://www.theaustralian.com.au/news/latest-news/alarming-executions-in-vietnam-amnesty/news-story/12cd7b02b61d356865c56651e4b90ad4Secrecy around executions continues to plague some Southeast Asian…
Rank this Week: 451

Athens DUI Law Blog

Athens DUI Law Blog

Covers criminal law. By Baker & Slider, LLC.

http://www.athensduilawblog.com/
  • Apr 20

    Court Determines that Georgia Police Officers Are Sufficiently Trained To Give Field Test

    Court Determines that Georgia Police Officers Are Sufficiently Trained To Give Field Test
    The state of Georgia permits law enforcement officers to conduct police roadblocks for the purpose of preventing drunk driving, but it requires that the officers abide by very specific requirements when doing so. Since an unjustified…
  • Apr 13

    Georgia Court Upholds Validity of Field Sobriety Test

    Georgia Court Upholds Validity of Field Sobriety Test
    In Georgia, when a driver is stopped on suspicion of possible drunk driving, one of the first things that police officers may do is conduct a field sobriety test with the driver to determine whether there are any initial indications…
  • Apr 7

    Georgia Court Affirms that State Must Give Notice to Habitually Impaired Driver

    Georgia Court Affirms that State Must Give Notice to Habitually Impaired Driver
    Under Georgia law, when drivers repeatedly engage in impaired driving, they may be convicted of an additional crime of being a habitually impaired driver. This means that not only may a drunk driver be charged with a DUI, but based on his…
Rank this Week: 1841

Marin DUI Lawyer Blog

Marin DUI Lawyer Blog

Covers DUI and traffic ticket defense. By Law Office of John Stanko.

http://www.marinduilawyerblog.com/
  • Apr 19

    DUI Driver crashes into 12 cars, knocks down several street signs and injures two in San Rafael

    DUI Driver crashes into 12 cars, knocks down several street signs and injures two in San Rafael
    The San Rafael police department arrested a 29 year old man after receiving a 911 call of reckless driving in the Canal area.  Officers from the central Marin County city arrested the driver for felony driving under the…
  • Nov 17

    SOLANO COUNTY PROBATION GETS DRUNK DRIVING ENFORCEMENT GRANT

    SOLANO COUNTY PROBATION GETS DRUNK DRIVING ENFORCEMENT GRANT
    The California Office of Traffic Safety has granted the Solano County Probation Department $290,000 to ensure that DUI offenders are complying with the terms of their court ordered probation. Felony and repeat misdemeanor drunk…
  • Nov 17

    SOLANO COUNTY PROBATION GETS DRUNK DRIVING ENFORCEMENT GRANT

    SOLANO COUNTY PROBATION GETS DRUNK DRIVING ENFORCEMENT GRANT
    The California Office of Traffic Safety has granted the Solano County Probation Department $290,000 to ensure that DUI offenders are complying with the terms of their court ordered probation. Felony and repeat misdemeanor drunk…
Rank this Week: 4145

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: 3368

Lawdiva's Blog

Lawdiva's Blog

Covers family law and criminal law in Canada. By Georgialee Lang.

http://lawdiva.wordpress.com
  • Apr 19

    Mr. No-Pay…You Can Run, But You Can’t Hide.

    Mr. No-Pay…You Can Run, But You Can’t Hide.
    Family law lawyers now have access to information that can transform a case from an up-hill battle to a slam-dunk, and it’s all thanks to the internet. Case in point: I have a client whose ex-husband, a venture capitalist, stopped…
  • Apr 15

    A Christian Response to Racism

    A Christian Response to Racism
    One common thread throughout mankind is the endemic ugliness of racism. Human history is rife with examples: early Romans subjugated the Jews; slavery was rampant; India’s caste system ostracizes the untouchables; Japanese immigrants to…
  • Apr 10

    MILLENIALS AND PRE-NUPS

    MILLENIALS AND PRE-NUPS
    CBC NEWS REPORT Millennials are more open to pre-nups than older generations, says B.C. family lawyer Georgialee Lang Millennials are marrying with more assets they would like to see protected, lawyer says. Prenuptial agreements are becoming…
Rank this Week: 4723

Salt Lake Criminal Defense

Salt Lake Criminal Defense

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

http://www.saltlakecriminaldefense.com
  • Apr 19

    Utah Mother Arrested Days After Seeking Help for Drug Addiction

    Utah Mother Arrested Days After Seeking Help for Drug Addiction
    A young Utah mother was arrested five days after reaching out to friends and family online along with a treatment center, seeking help for her drug addiction. Arrested for drugs On April 9th, 2017 Provo police arrested 24 year old Arali…
  • Apr 17

    “Double Jeopardy” is Constitutional in a Dual Sovereignty Case

    “Double Jeopardy” is Constitutional in a Dual Sovereignty Case
    A trio of southern Utah residents are being charged twice for the same crime, otherwise known as double jeopardy, but since the charges stem from a dual sovereignty case it is considered constitutional. Custody battle ends in murder After…
  • Apr 12

    Utah Football Players Arrested For Burglary May Face Consequences On and Off the Field

    Utah Football Players Arrested For Burglary May Face Consequences On and Off the Field
    Two University of Utah football players arrested for suspicion of burglary may face consequences on and off the field. Stolen video games- $30,000 total bail 19 year old red-shirt linebacker Troy Murray from Logan High School and Jay Brown, a…
Rank this Week: 5138

Georgia DUI Cases of Note

Georgia DUI Cases of Note

Covers decisions and opinions by The Georgia Supreme Court, Georgia Court of Appeals, and The Supreme Court of the United States regarding DUI law, Search and Seizure, and arrest procedures. By George C. Creal Jr.

http://www.georgecreal.com/BlogRetrieve.aspx?BlogID=6412
  • Apr 19

    DUI Breath tests are about to be Unconstitutional in Georgia

    DUI Breath tests are about to be Unconstitutional in Georgia
    Oral Arguments in the Georgia Supreme Court were held in Olevik a/k/a Plevik v. State, S17A0738, on August 18, 2017. The arguments were very telling. The Defendant was essentially asserting that Police can not compel acts under the Georgia…
  • Jan 24

    Pedersen v State - boarding a DNR boat for BUI fields does not trigger Miranda

    Pedersen v State - boarding a DNR boat for BUI fields does not trigger Miranda
     Pedersen v. State, 337 Ga App 159, 786 SE2d 535 (2016). Erick Pedersen was convicted of Boating under the Influence after a jury trial in Hall County State Court. Pedersen was stopped by Georgia Department of Natural Resources (DNR) for…
  • Jan 22

    Muthu v State - Judicial Comment-DUI Experts-Mistrial

    Muthu v State - Judicial Comment-DUI Experts-Mistrial
    Muthu v. State, 337 Ga. App. 97, 786 SE2d 696 (2016). Gajendra Muthu appealed his conviction after a jury found him guilty of DUI per se, DUI less safe and failure to maintain lane. Muthu alleged improper judicial comment, restricting of his…
Rank this Week: 3376

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/
  • Apr 19

    Former State of Florida Parks Director and Utility Regulator Faces DUI Charge

    Former State of Florida Parks Director and Utility Regulator Faces DUI Charge
    Lisa Edgar, who served 12 years on the Florida Public Service Commission before a brief stint as state parks director, was arrested Saturday on two charges each of DUI with property damage and leaving the scene of a crash with more than $50…
  • Apr 12

    First Time DUI Offenders: Florida DUI Ignition Interlock Bill Passes House Committee

    First Time DUI Offenders: Florida DUI Ignition Interlock Bill Passes House Committee
    There could be more severe penalties on the way for first time drunk driving offenders. A bill that would require an ignition interlock device on someone’s vehicle after their first drunken driving conviction has passed its first…
  • Apr 5

    Lakeland Man Facing DUI Manslaughter Charges After Father’s Death

    Lakeland Man Facing DUI Manslaughter Charges After Father’s Death
    A 33-year-old Lakeland man has been charged with DUI manslaughter after his father died from his injuries in a January crash. The man was already in Polk County Jail after the crash, which occurred Jan. 21. At that time, the man had been…
Rank this Week: 4327

New Jersey DWI Lawyer Blog

New Jersey DWI Lawyer Blog

Covers criminal law. By The Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall.

https://www.newjerseydwilawyerblog.com/
  • Apr 19

    Driving Under the Influence of Drugs in New Jersey

    Driving Under the Influence of Drugs in New Jersey
    Driving under the influence of drugs, legal or illegal, can be a serious offense in New Jersey. If you or someone close to you has been arrested for driving under the influence of drugs (DUID), it is important to reach out to an experienced…
  • Apr 14

    Urine Testing in New Jersey DWI Case

    Urine Testing in New Jersey DWI Case
    When a driver is arrested on suspicion of driving while intoxicated (DWI), police will conduct a chemical test to measure the driver’s blood alcohol content (BAC). Urine testing is one chemical way that New Jersey police can determine…
  • Apr 7

    Examining ‘Probable Cause’ in New Jersey DWI Stop

    Examining ‘Probable Cause’ in New Jersey DWI Stop
    DWI charges in New Jersey must stem from a lawful traffic stop. If you have been arrested or charged with a DWI, it is important to reach out to a hard-working New Jersey DWI attorney who can assess the merits of your case. Depending on the…
Rank this Week: 1794

Florida Law and the Criminal…

Florida Law and the Criminal Justice System

Covers Florida and federal criminal law topics. By Richard Hornsby.

http://blog.richardhornsby.com
  • Apr 19

    By What Authority: Reassigning State Attorney Ayala’s Case

    By What Authority: Reassigning State Attorney Ayala’s Case
    On March 16, 2017, Florida’s Ninth Judicial Circuit State Attorney Aramis Ayala announced she would not seek the death penalty against Markeith Loyd, a man caught on camera executing a helpless police officer. In the process, she also…
  • Jul 7

    George Zimmerman’s 10-20-Life Problem

    George Zimmerman’s 10-20-Life Problem
    To many people, there is no middle ground: George Zimmerman will either be convicted of Second Degree Murder or he will be found Not Guilty. But the reality is much more complex, because the jury will have a number of Lesser Included Offenses…
  • Jul 7

    George Zimmerman’s 10-20-Life Problem

    George Zimmerman’s 10-20-Life Problem
    To many people, there is no middle ground: George Zimmerman will either be convicted of Second Degree Murder or he will be found Not Guilty. But the reality is much more complex, because the jury will have a number of Continue reading →
Rank this Week: 4168