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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: 3236

Alabama Litigation Lawyer Blog

Alabama Litigation Lawyer Blog

Covers criminal, employment and family law. By Ingram Law LLC.

http://www.alabamalitigationlawyer.com/
Rank this Week: 1791

Houston Criminal Law Blog

Houston Criminal Law Blog

By Rand Mintzer.

http://www.mintzerlaw.com/blog
  • Jul 22

    What Will Happen to Me if I Aided or Assisted a Fugitive?

    What Will Happen to Me if I Aided or Assisted a Fugitive?
    Aiding a Fugitive in Texas It is against the law in Texas to directly or indirectly participate in the commission of a crime. This may sound fairly straightforward to most people but it can have far-reaching implications. For example, many…
  • Jul 15

    How Public is the Information About My Arrest? Who Can Find Out About It?

    How Public is the Information About My Arrest? Who Can Find Out About It?
    Arrest Information When a person is placed under arrest in Texas, information about the incident can be stored in a record. Although this information is not always freely available to the public, it may still be available under certain…
  • Jul 9

    How Serious is Shoplifting?

    How Serious is Shoplifting?
    Shoplifting in Texas Shoplifting is a fairly common crime. Compared to other offenses, this one may seem like a relatively minor criminal charge. In reality, the penalties for shoplifting can be serious. Being convicted for this offense can…
Rank this Week: 1473

Criminal Law Blog

Criminal Law Blog

By Brett A. Podolsky.

http://brettpodolsky.com/blog
  • Jul 22

    Statute of Limitations for Statutory Rape

    Statute of Limitations for Statutory Rape
    Statute of Limitations for Statutory Rape in Texas In Texas, a person who is convicted of statutory rape may face severe criminal penalties. These penalties can include years in prison, thousands of dollars in fines and lifelong sex offender…
  • Jul 15

    Public Lewdness and the Associated Consequence

    Public Lewdness and the Associated Consequence
    Public Lewdness in Texas In Texas, a person who engages in public activities that may be deemed inappropriate or obscene could be charged with public lewdness. In general, this charge is applied in cases that involved one or more people…
  • Jul 8

    What Happens if I Accidentally Viewed Child Porn?

    What Happens if I Accidentally Viewed Child Porn?
    Possessing, viewing or distributing child pornography is a very serious crime in Texas. Whether these kinds of images are printed or found online, the consequences for a child pornography offense can be severe. Because illegal pornography is…
Rank this Week: 1481

Atlanta DUI Attorney Blog

Atlanta DUI Attorney Blog

Discusses Georgia DUI defenses. By Douglas B. Chanco.

http://chancolaw.com/blog/
  • Jul 21

    Hello world!

    Hello world!
    Welcome to WordPress. This is your first post. Edit or delete it, then start blogging!
  • Oct 1

    Real Scientific Knowledge is Needed to Defend DUI Case

    Real Scientific Knowledge is Needed to Defend DUI Case
    Lawyers graduate from law school with a basic knowledge about the law, but many lack practical training. Many learn about basic strategies, but not the in-depth knowledge that’s necessary attack the evidence in the…
  • Sep 25

    Ignition Interlock Devices – Inaccuracy and False Trigger

    Ignition Interlock Devices – Inaccuracy and False Trigger
    IIDs (Ignition Interlock Devices) are used across the US in all states for repeat DUI offenders. It’s a device about the size of an average mobile phone, which lets you start your car after it gauges the alcohol content level in your…
Rank this Week: 3207

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
  • Jul 21

    Bostic v State - Trial Court reversed on DUI Probable Cause Denial

    Bostic v State - Trial Court reversed on DUI Probable Cause Denial
    Bostic v. State, A15A0600, Reversed, June 25th, 2015.  Perry Bostic appealed from the Trial Court's denial of his motion to suppress his state-administered alcohol breath test from the Laurens County Superior Court where in the Trial…
  • Jul 21

    Davis v State - Submitting to Authority is not Actually Consent

    Davis v State - Submitting to Authority is not Actually Consent
     Davis v. State, A15A0324-Vac/Rem-June12 2015.  Cameron Davis was convicted after a bench trial of DUI less safe and DUI per se and reckless driving.  Davis contended that his consent to the chemical test of his blood was only…
  • Jun 11

    Jones v State - you can get a DUI with synthetic marijauna

    Jones v State - you can get a DUI with synthetic marijauna
    Jones v. State, A15A1142-AFF-June 9th, 2015. Brandon Jones was found guilty of Driving Under the Influence (DUI) less safe drugs under OCGA 40-6-392(a)(2).  He challenged the sufficiency of the evidence and contended that Count 1 failed…
Rank this Week: 3250

Criminal Defense Blog

Criminal Defense Blog

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

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

    Questions Linger Over the Death of Sandra Bland in a Texas Jail Cell

    Questions Linger Over the Death of Sandra Bland in a Texas Jail Cell
    The deaths of African Americans at the hands of police officers have dominated headlines nationally over the last 18 months. Texas has not been immune to cases like this. In the Dallas area, the death of a woman in a Waller County jail cell…
  • Jul 14

    Woman from Irving Whose Three Kids Drowned in Pool is charged with Injury to a Child

    Woman from Irving Whose Three Kids Drowned in Pool is charged with Injury to a Child
    A woman whose three children drowned in a swimming pool in Irving, Texas, has been charged with a criminal offense over the tragedy. The Dallas Morning News reported on how Patricia Allen posted $50,000 bond at the Irving City Jail, according…
  • Jul 13

    Dallas Criminal Defense Lawyer Helps Explain White Collar Crime

    Dallas Criminal Defense Lawyer Helps Explain White Collar Crime
    Although white-collar crimes are generally considered non-violent, “paper” crimes, they often carry harsh punishments. In 2010, the National Public Survey on White Collar Crimes reported that research conducted by the Bureau of…
Rank this Week: 1935

Los Angeles DUI Attorney Blog

Los Angeles DUI Attorney Blog

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

http://www.losangelesduiattorneyblog.com/
  • Jul 21

    Don’t Mess with North Dakota on Outstanding DUI Charge

    Don’t Mess with North Dakota on Outstanding DUI Charge
    Anyone charged with a Los Angeles DUI can expect a fairly speed resolution to their case, whether that means paying a fine, spending some time in jail or having an ignition interlock system installed on their car. But it took 20 years for…
  • Jul 15

    No Expert Witness? No DUI Charges!

    No Expert Witness? No DUI Charges!
    Prosecutors typically have no qualms about bringing charges against someone who’s operating a motor vehicle after drinking to excess. They rely on breathalyzer results to help them get convictions for DUI in Los Angeles and other…
  • Jul 13

    Two Strikes and He’s Out

    Two Strikes and He’s Out
    A good rule of thumb: if cops pick you up for a DUI in Los Angeles, don’t hit the road again before the intoxicating substance has left your bloodstream. If a West Virginia man had followed that advice, a teenager in that state might…
Rank this Week: 4441

Los Angeles Criminal Defense…

Los Angeles Criminal Defense Attorney Blog

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

http://www.losangelescriminaldefenseattorneyblog.com/
  • Jul 21

    Second Down on DUI for former NFL Player

    Second Down on DUI for former NFL Player
    Quarterbacks in the NFL typically have a lot of room to run. But one former NFL player, Donovan McNabb, will be looking at much closer quarters for three months if a recent second arrest for a DUI holds up in court and he ends up in jail.…
  • Jul 15

    DUI Driver Damages Dwelling – Astonishing Story of Destruction

    DUI Driver Damages Dwelling – Astonishing Story of Destruction
    Local TV and newspapers frequently report on DUIs in Los Angeles or other incidents where motorists smash into homes, restaurants or other buildings. It’s usually an accidental encounter. But when Cheri Tenney ran her vehicle into her…
  • Jul 13

    DUIs Spark Arrests Over Holiday

    DUIs Spark Arrests Over Holiday
    Police officers patrolling Los Angeles County highways found little to celebrate over the Fourth of July holiday weekend. From Friday, July 3rd at 6 p.m. through midnight July 6th, they made 229 arrests for DUI in Los Angeles County and dealt…
Rank this Week: 1008

Brown & Little Blog

Brown & Little Blog

Covers Arizona criminal defense.

http://brownandlittlelaw.com/blog/
  • Jul 21

    All The Power

    All The Power
    Adrian keeps telling me: Sometimes I wish we just dealt with those people from Hellraiser instead of some prosecutors; then, at least, my mom could understand why my job is so damn frustrating. I went to court a while back for a felony DUI…
  • Jul 8

    A Small Step

    A Small Step
    For any lawyer who practices a lot in federal court, the recent Supreme Court decision in Johnson v. United States is a pretty big deal. It involves the “Armed Career Criminal Act,” a part of 18 U.S.C. § 924 that has an…
  • Jun 15

    Two Different System

    Two Different System
    The recent opinion from the Supreme Court of the United States in San Francisco v. Sheehan hits awfully close to home for me. Just a few days ago, I dismissed a civil suit against a police officer who created a situation where the only…
Rank this Week: 981

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/
  • Jul 21

    FBI to Start Reporting Data for Instances of Animal Cruelty

    FBI to Start Reporting Data for Instances of Animal Cruelty
    Cruelty to animals is a crime, but in terms of being reported as a crime on the National Incident Based Reporting System, instances of animal cruelty have always been reported under the category of “all other offenses”. The U.S.…
  • Jul 16

    When Toy Guns Look Real, Confusion Ensue

    When Toy Guns Look Real, Confusion Ensue
    Boston police have recently called for legislation to be put into place concerning toy and replica guns. Not only are BB guns and air rifles commonly used by teens to commit acts of vandalism such as the destruction of property. In light of…
  • Jul 7

    Police Make One of the Biggest Heroin Trafficking Busts in New England History

    Police Make One of the Biggest Heroin Trafficking Busts in New England History
    At the end of June, police stumbled onto evidence of heroin trafficking activity while investigating a home invasion, which lead to the discovery of one of the largest drug crimes ever in New England. WMUR9.com News reports that more than…
Rank this Week: 1024

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/
Rank this Week: 3195

Colorado Criminal Lawyer Blog

Colorado Criminal Lawyer Blog

Covers Colorado plea bargaining, statutes of limitations and mental health issues in criminal cases. By H. Michael Steinberg.

http://www.colorado-criminal-lawyer-online.com/
Rank this Week: 5020

Asia Death Penalty

Asia Death Penalty

Provides information about the death penalty in Asia.

http://asiadeathpenalty.blogspot.com/
  • Jul 21

    Capital punishment: On the way out—with grisly exception

    Capital punishment: On the way out—with grisly exception
    Source: The Economist (4 July 2015)http://www.economist.com/news/international/21656666-few-countries-are-applying-death-penalty-more-freely-global-trend-towards?fsrc=scn/tw_ec/on_the_way_out_with_grisly_exceptionsDEPENDING on where you are,…
  • Jul 21

    Mumbai bomber Yakub Menon's mercy plea rejected

    Mumbai bomber Yakub Menon's mercy plea rejected
    Source: BBC News (21 July 2015)http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-india-33605248India's Supreme Court has rejected a final mercy plea of a man found guilty of financing the 1993 serial bombings in the western city of Mumbai.Yakub Memon will…
  • Jul 20

    New Thai Anti-Graft Law Extends Death Penalty to Foreigner

    New Thai Anti-Graft Law Extends Death Penalty to Foreigner
    Source: The New York Times (14 Jul 2015)http://www.nytimes.com/aponline/2015/07/14/world/asia/ap-as-thailand-anti-corruption.html?_r=0Thailand has enacted a new anti-corruption law that extends a maximum penalty of capital punishment to…
Rank this Week: 624

Arizona Criminal Defense Attorney…

Arizona Criminal Defense Attorney Blog

Find Arizona criminal laws and information for criminal defense defendants by Tempe AZ lawyer criminal defense attorney and Arizona drunk driving legal representation.

http://blog.arizonacriminaldefenselawyer.com/
  • Jul 20

    3 Ways Arizona Underage DUI Accident can Impact Minors and their Parent

    3 Ways Arizona Underage DUI Accident can Impact Minors and their Parent
    Your Guide to Understanding Consequences of DUI with Accidents; and Unforeseen Parental Liability Actions  In a tragic turn of events, Phoenix police reported that a 14-year-old boy, driving a mid-size sedan, was allegedly under the…
  • Jun 29

    Arizona Supreme Court Limits Warrantless Home Searche

    Arizona Supreme Court Limits Warrantless Home Searche
    “Police officers are not exempt from search warrant requirements, in order to perform community caretaking duties.”    Under the Fourth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution and the Arizona Constitution, you have a right to…
  • May 21

    Arizona Passes Law Allowing First Responders to Administer Lifesaving Overdose Drug

    Arizona Passes Law Allowing First Responders to Administer Lifesaving Overdose Drug
    Overview of new law: Qualified first responders and training; Liability & Immunities; Good Samaritan Laws; Criminal Penalties & Defense       Overview of AZ HB 2489: Combatting Heroin Overdoses A bill we have…
Rank this Week: 2929

Questions and Answers About…

Questions and Answers About Arrests, Criminal Procdures and Policies

By the Law Offices of Patituce & Associates, LLC.

http://www.patitucelaw.com/faqs/
  • Jul 20

    Penalty For Aggravated Menacing (O.R.C. 2903.21) In The Cleveland, Ohio Area

    Penalty For Aggravated Menacing (O.R.C. 2903.21) In The Cleveland, Ohio Area
    Aggravated Menacing Penalties In Cleveland, Ohio When you cause another person to believe you may cause serious physical harm to them or a loved one, or serious physical harm to property they own, you can be charged by Cleveland prosecutors…
  • Jul 20

    Penalty For Menacing (O.R.C. 2903.22) In The Cleveland, Ohio Area

    Penalty For Menacing (O.R.C. 2903.22) In The Cleveland, Ohio Area
    Cleveland, Ohio Penalties For Menacing Menacing (O.R.C. 2903.22) to Cleveland prosecutors is the act of knowingly causing a person to believe you will hurt them, damage their property, or cause harm to someone close to them. Read More
  • Jul 20

    Penalty For Vehicular Manslaughter (O.R.C. 2903.06) In The Cleveland, Ohio Area

    Penalty For Vehicular Manslaughter (O.R.C. 2903.06) In The Cleveland, Ohio Area
    Vehicular Manslaughter Penalties In Cleveland, Ohio In a traffic accident where a person dies, if police believe you were operating your vehicle under conditions that constitute a minor misdemeanor or violation of local ordinance, you can be…
Rank this Week: 2592

Lawyer'd Up

Lawyer'd Up

Covers criminal law news, cases and developments. By Jack Joseph Gold.

http://www.lawyerdup.com/
  • Jul 20

    CalCAP EVCS

    CalCAP EVCS
    CalCAP EVCSThe goal of the CalCAP Electric Vehicle Charging Station (EVCS) Financing Program is to increase installation of electric vehicle (EV) charging stations by small businesses in California.     Program…
  • Jul 16

    {New blog post} Title Issue

    {New blog post} Title Issue
    Occasionally parties may find themselves worked up when buying a work / commercial truck. After weeks {or maybe months} of waiting for the truck to be delivered, buyers may wonder about the dealer/seller not releasing the actual…
  • Jul 10

    [New Blog Post] Cuban: "Put That Coffee Down"

    [New Blog Post] Cuban: "Put That Coffee Down"
    Does anyone think DeAndre Jordan negotiates his own deals? There probably are some athletes who do. The media makes it confusing because it always reports the news as, “DeAndre Jordan has just agreed to ….” Or “So and…
Rank this Week: 5083

Boston Criminal Defense Lawyer…

Boston Criminal Defense Lawyer Blog

Covers harassment crimes, motor vehicle crimes, drug crimes and entrapment defenses. By Patrick J. Murphy.

http://www.bostoncriminaldefenselawyer-blog.com/
  • Jul 20

    Probable Cause in Massachusetts Drug Crime Case

    Probable Cause in Massachusetts Drug Crime Case
    In Commonwealth v. Jovani A. Garcia, the defendant was charged with possession with intent to distribute crack cocaine. Two detectives were doing undercover surveillance in a "high crime area" at the prompting of neighbor complaints. One…
  • Jul 1

    Armed Assault with Intent to Murder in Massachusett

    Armed Assault with Intent to Murder in Massachusett
    In Commonwealth v. Rivera, co-defendants were convicted of armed assault with intent to murder, armed robbery, assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, kidnapping, and armed carjacking. They appealed from their conviction. One claimed the…
  • Jun 15

    Motor Vehicle Homicide in Massachusett

    Motor Vehicle Homicide in Massachusett
    Under G. L. c. 90, § 24G(b), somebody who operates a car or other vehicle recklessly or negligently and endangers the lives of others, and thereby causes another's death, can be convicted of homicide by a motor vehicle. The punishment is…
Rank this Week: 3108

Charlotte Criminal Lawyer Blog

Charlotte Criminal Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.charlottecriminallawyer-blog.com/
Rank this Week: 2618

Arizona Common Law

Arizona Common Law

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

http://azcommonlaw.com
  • Jul 20

    Finished Adding Arizona Case Law Reporters in Public Domain

    Finished Adding Arizona Case Law Reporters in Public Domain
    All of the Arizona case law reporters that are in the public domain are now added to the website.  The case law spans from 1866-1921.  This is an important resource for individuals research Arizona case law because these cases are…
  • Jul 10

    City of Glendale and Arizona Coyotes Lease Dispute

    City of Glendale and Arizona Coyotes Lease Dispute
    The lease dispute with the City of Glendale is putting a crimp in the Arizona Coyotes courting of free agents this off-season. “You’re honest with them,” Arizona Coyotes General Manager Don Maloney told the Arizona…
  • Jul 7

    Hacking Team Alleged to Market to MCAO

    Hacking Team Alleged to Market to MCAO
    It appears leaked documents from the controversial Italian surveillance firm, Hacking Team, indicate the firm tried to market their wares to the Maricopa County Attorney’s Office. The newspaper, The Intercept, reports the Maricopa…
Rank this Week: 1859

Andrew Flusche, Virginia Lawyer

Andrew Flusche, Virginia Lawyer

Covers Virginia drunk driving, reckless driving and speeding offenses.

http://www.andrewflusche.com/blog/
  • Jul 20

    [VIDEO] Does Your Demeanor at Court Matter?

    [VIDEO] Does Your Demeanor at Court Matter?
    You can’t imagine how many people I’ve seen talk themselves into the judge convicting them. This is one reason why it can really pay off to have an experienced traffic and misdemeanor attorney representing you in court. Video…
  • Jul 15

    [VIDEO] Motorists Can Cross Double Yellow Line to Pass Bicyclist

    [VIDEO] Motorists Can Cross Double Yellow Line to Pass Bicyclist
    There’s been a major change in the law as it relates to motor vehicles and bicycles. Effective July 1 of 2015, when a motor vehicle is trying to pass a bicyclist or pedestrian on the roadway, motor vehicle operators are now allowed to…
  • Jul 14

    [VIDEO] Can You Drive to Court on a Restricted License?

    [VIDEO] Can You Drive to Court on a Restricted License?
    The answer is normally yes, but now there’s caveats as with everything under the law. If you’re charged with an offense of driving outside your restrictions, definitely contact me so we can begin analyzing your defense and seeing…
Rank this Week: 1251

Tampa Bay Criminal Defense Lawyer…

Tampa Bay Criminal Defense Lawyer Blog

Covers Florida violent crimes, drug offenses, DUIs, traffic offenses and federal crimes. By Blake & Dorsten, P.A.

http://www.tampabaycriminaldefenselawyerblog.com/
  • Jul 20

    DUI manslaughter convictions in Florida bring wide range of penaltie

    DUI manslaughter convictions in Florida bring wide range of penaltie
    In a previous blog, we had written about a Florida woman who was texting as she ran a red light, causing a fatal automobile accident. She was charged with DUI manslaughter as a result of her actions. Coming on the heels of this, the Miami…
  • Jul 15

    Suspects captured in Bradenton homicide

    Suspects captured in Bradenton homicide
    A quick blurb from a BayNews9 article about a local crime that shocked the community. Three suspects are now in custody in a killing where there is more then meets the eye... Bradenton police have arrested three suspects in last weeks…
  • Jul 6

    DUI "Wolfpack" in Pinellas nets multiple arrest

    DUI "Wolfpack" in Pinellas nets multiple arrest
    A quick story in BayNews9 about a coordinated law enforcement "wolfpack" that took place the day before the holiday last Friday. The end result? 12 arrests for driving under the influence, several arrests for drug possession and a whopping…
Rank this Week: 3991

duilawyerskokie.com

duilawyerskokie.com

Covers Illinois DUI law. By Matt Keenan.

http://duilawyerskokie.com/
  • Jul 20

    IT’S ALL ABOUT THE DRIVING: DUI EVIDENCE IN ILLINOIS

    IT’S ALL ABOUT THE DRIVING: DUI EVIDENCE IN ILLINOIS
    To be convicted of DUI in Illinois, the state must prove beyond a reasonable doubt that you were in physical control of a vehicle while under the influence of alcohol or another drug. To determine if a defendant was really … Continue…
  • Jul 3

    PROPOSED ILLINOIS LAW TAKES MARIJUANA OUT OF THE DUI TRACE LAW

    PROPOSED ILLINOIS LAW TAKES MARIJUANA OUT OF THE DUI TRACE LAW
    A proposed Illinois law would resolve some of the conflict between liberalized marijuana laws and their impact on DUI. Under a current Illinois law, known as the “trace law,” you may be convicted of DUI if you have any unlawful…
  • Jun 18

    “BUT I WASN’T NEAR MY CAR!”: THE “DRIVING” IN ILLINOIS DUI

    “BUT I WASN’T NEAR MY CAR!”: THE “DRIVING” IN ILLINOIS DUI
    If you are walking down the street, it seems reasonable to assume that you aren’t in the act of driving. Yet, under Illinois law, you can be charged with drunk driving even if you are nowhere near your car. How … Continue reading…
Rank this Week: 1870

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/
  • Jul 20

    Federal Grand Jury Indicts 14 In Organized Theft Ring

    Federal Grand Jury Indicts 14 In Organized Theft Ring
    The U.S. Attorney’s Office recently announced the indictments of more than a dozen defendants involved in a large-scale theft ring in Prince George’s County, Montgomery County, the Washington D.C. metro area. This particular…
  • Jul 17

    Baltimore City Settles Costly False Arrest Case

    Baltimore City Settles Costly False Arrest Case
    Not that they deserve one, but the Baltimore Police Department cannot catch a break. After months of negative publicity surrounding the death of Freddie Gray, dozens of new accusations of police brutality, spiking crime rates, and allegations…
  • Jun 28

    Former Public School Principal Pleads Guilty To Theft

    Former Public School Principal Pleads Guilty To Theft
    The shamed Baltimore City public school teacher charged with eleven theft crimes almost a year ago has now pled guilty to one count of felony theft scheme. This past week in the Circuit Court in downtown Baltimore a special statewide…
Rank this Week: 3730

Las Vegas Criminal Defense…

Las Vegas Criminal Defense Attorney Blog

By Ross Goodman.

http://www.rossgoodmancriminaldefenselawyer.com/
  • Jul 20

    4 Questions about OR Release for Arrested Tourists in Las Vegas Answered!

    4 Questions about OR Release for Arrested Tourists in Las Vegas Answered!
    A tourist who got arrested in Las Vegas can be released by posting a bail.  However, if he doesn’t want to post a bail, another way to be released is through an OR Release.1.   What is an OR Release?An OR Release is also…
  • Jun 4

    All About Dual Arrest in Nevada

    All About Dual Arrest in Nevada
    The police officer should identify the primary physical aggressor (PPA) first before arresting one of the parties in a mutual battery case. However, there are situations when law enforcers find it difficult to identify which party is the PPA.…
  • May 11

    4 Common Reasons Why People Kill

    4 Common Reasons Why People Kill
                    Violent crimes such as murder and non-negligent manslaughter, robbery, aggravated assault, forcible rape, etc. are some of the most common crimes committed in the United States.In…
Rank this Week: 1741

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
  • Jul 19

    California's Fractional Statute

    California's Fractional Statute
    One interesting phenomenon I have noticed in a few of California's statutes is the numbering of sections with fractions rather than decimal points. I first noticed this when I ran across California's law prohibiting the destruction or…
  • Jul 12

    California Penal Code 602.12 and Unlawful Entry Onto Property to Interfere With Research

    California Penal Code 602.12 and Unlawful Entry Onto Property to Interfere With Research
    Consider a couple of hypothetical situations.Al is a graduate student at UCLA who lives in Los Angeles, California. It is summertime so Al's grading duties are more relaxed than they normally are during the school year. But Al has a…
  • Jul 10

    Concerns Over the California State Bar's Practical Training Proposal

    Concerns Over the California State Bar's Practical Training Proposal
    Paul Caron has this post at TaxProf Blog quoting extensively from a (paywalled) article at The National Law Journal. From the quoted portion of the article:The State Bar of California is pushing forward with a proposal to require…
Rank this Week: 1963

Orlando Criminal Defense Attorney…

Orlando Criminal Defense Attorney Blog

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

http://www.orlandocriminaldefenseattorneyblog.com/
  • Jul 19

    Judge Waves His Magic Wand, But Cannot Deny a Seal and Expunge

    Judge Waves His Magic Wand, But Cannot Deny a Seal and Expunge
    Most decisions by judges do not get overruled, even when they’re wrong.  For some, this may only re-enforce their bad behavior because the fact is, challenges to bad rulings are often not made because most clients do not have the…
  • Jun 30

    A Different Approach to Expunging a Record

    A Different Approach to Expunging a Record
    Expunging a record can be a time consuming process, because you have to wait on the government at several different stages.  For example, at the very beginning of the expunge process (as opposed to the sealing process), you must get the…
  • Jun 28

    It’s a Crime to be Poor

    It’s a Crime to be Poor
    “A poor girl wants to marry, and a rich girl wants to flirt  A rich man goes to college, and a poor man goes to work” – Charlie Daniels Band Let’s face it, the deck is stacked against the poor.  If…
Rank this Week: 4629

Law Office of Michael West P.C.…

Law Office of Michael West P.C. Blog

Covers Georgia law.

http://lawofficeofmichaelwest.com/blog/
  • Jul 19

    What is a Bankruptcy Retainer Agreement?

    What is a Bankruptcy Retainer Agreement?
    If you are reading this post, it is likely that you are thinking about filing for bankruptcy – and you are not alone.  Due to the recent economic crises, many Georgians have made the important to decision to file for bankruptcy in…
  • Jul 19

    Bankruptcy Mills and Why You Should Avoid Them

    Bankruptcy Mills and Why You Should Avoid Them
    If you or a loved one are considering filing for bankruptcy, you have likely spent a good deal of time Googling and otherwise searching the Internet for information on the bankruptcy process and for information on bankruptcy lawyers and law…
  • Jul 7

    How Could the Supreme Court’s Decision on Same-Sex Marriage Affect My Financial Affairs?

    How Could the Supreme Court’s Decision on Same-Sex Marriage Affect My Financial Affairs?
    Last week the U.S. Supreme Court handed down one of the most momentous decisions of our age.  In the case Obergefell v. Hodges, the majority of the court ruled that states could no longer deny same-sex couples the right to marry. …
Rank this Week: 1878

New Orleans Criminal Defense…

New Orleans Criminal Defense Attorney Blog

Focuses on local and national news, Louisiana criminal law and public policy concerning criminal law. By Elizabeth B. Carpenter.

http://www.neworleans-criminal-defense.com/attorney-blog/
  • Jul 19

    Federal Carjacking Law

    Federal Carjacking Law
      Carjacking Crimes — Federal Law The statute for federal carjacking is found at 18 U.S.C.A. § 2119. Under federal law, carjacking is the taking of a motor vehicle that has been transported, shipped, or received in…
  • Jul 18

    Warrantless Search & Seizure of Computer

    Warrantless Search & Seizure of Computer
      Issues of Privacy Rights Pertaining to Computers and other Electronic Devices Winding Their Way Through the Courts In a separate web posting I detailed the ruling and background pertaining to Riley v. California, a 2014 U.S. Supreme…
  • Jun 29

    SCOTUS: Cops Need a Warrant to Search Cell Phone

    SCOTUS: Cops Need a Warrant to Search Cell Phone
      Riley v. California: Supreme Court of the United States Says Law Enforcement May Not Look at Contents of Cell Phone without Warrant Can a cop seize your smart phone or flip-top phone and have his way with it — combing through…
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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/
  • Jul 18

    Denver Nuggets Ty Lawson Charged with DUI

    Denver Nuggets Ty Lawson Charged with DUI
    Denver Nuggets star Ty Lawson was arrested for DUI in Los Angeles Tuesday night making this his second DUI arrest this year. Lawson was apparently pulled over by CHP for speeding on the 101 Freeway early Tuesday morning. Officers allege he…
  • Jul 2

    DUIs on the Fourth of July

    DUIs on the Fourth of July
    The Fourth of July is just days away and people all over Tampa Bay will be planning to attend various celebrations, or perhaps planning one of their own. As is the case with other holidays, Fourth of July festivities often involve the…
  • Jun 24

    John Stamos Booked for DUI

    John Stamos Booked for DUI
    John Stamos, the actor mostly known for his role as Uncle Jesse on televisions’ Full House, was arrested in Beverly Hills for DUI on June 12. According to reports, police began receiving phone calls that Friday evening reporting that a…
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Lori Levin Blog

Lori Levin Blog

Covers Illinois criminal justice, juvenile justice, guardianship and mental health law issues.

http://www.lorilevinlaw.com/blog.html
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Jay Cohen DWI & Texas Criminal Law…

Jay Cohen DWI & Texas Criminal Law Blog

Discusses Texas criminal laws, types of criminal cases, and trials in the news.

http://www.cohendwilawyer.com/blog
  • Jul 17

    Alcohol Allowed at University of Texas Football Game

    Alcohol Allowed at University of Texas Football Game
    In a major change for the University of Texas, alcohol—but not hard liquor—will be available for purchase at future football games, beginning on September 12, 2015. University Makes Decision to Offer Beer and Wine for Sale at Doak…
  • Jul 17

    In a major change for the University of…

    In a major change for the University of Texas, alcohol—but not hard liquor—will be available for purchase at future football games, beginning on September 12, 2015. University Makes Decision to Offer Beer and Wine for Sale The…
  • Jul 2

    U.S. NHTSA Aims to Decrease Drinking and Driving with New Technological Advance

    U.S. NHTSA Aims to Decrease Drinking and Driving with New Technological Advance
    In the year 2013 in Texas, there were more fatalities caused by drunk drivers than there were in any other state in the nation. And while nationally drunk driving is on the decline, alcohol-related crashes accounted for more than 15,000…
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Traffic Ticket Lawyers Blog

Traffic Ticket Lawyers Blog

Covers criminal law. By Palumbo & Associates, P.C.

http://www.trafficticketlawyersblog.com/
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Texas Criminal Lawyer Blog

Texas Criminal Lawyer Blog

Covers arrests, criminal appeals, drug offenses, federal crimes and searches and seizure in Texas. By Michael J. Brown.

http://www.texascriminallawyerblog.com/
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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
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Shaun Kaufman Law, PC

Shaun Kaufman Law, PC

Covers criminal law, litigation tactics, parenting rights and medical marijuana.

http://shaunkaufmanlaw.com/
  • Jul 17

    Feds Dismantle A Global Cybercrime Shop

    Feds Dismantle A Global Cybercrime Shop
    On July 12, with the help of my content manager-webmaster (writer-PI Colleen Collins), I posted “Can a Hacker Take Over Your Computer? Short Answer: Yes.” The article covered the true story of a writer whose computer was…
  • Jul 12

    Can a Hacker Take Over Your Computer? Short Answer: Ye

    Can a Hacker Take Over Your Computer? Short Answer: Ye
    Recently, my wife (who’s a PI and a writer) told me about a friend of hers, a writer who’s written several dozen novels, who had her personal computer hacked into, and then… Hackers Demanded a Ransom They informed her…
  • Jul 4

    Fourth of July DUI Checkpoints: Enjoy Your Drinks, Just Don’t Drive Afterward

    Fourth of July DUI Checkpoints: Enjoy Your Drinks, Just Don’t Drive Afterward
    This weekend is a holiday, which means there’ll be barbeques, parties, fun, beer…and DUI checkpoints. What Are DUI Checkpoints? A DUI checkpoint is a station where law enforcement will pull over every vehicle on the road.…
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White Collar Securities Defense

White Collar Securities Defense

Tracks developments in notable white collar and securities enforcement actions. By Brune & Richard LLP.

http://whitecollarsecuritiesdefense.com/
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Merkle | Trublood | Adam Blog

Merkle | Trublood | Adam Blog

Covers Florida family and criminal law.

http://jacksonvillecriminalandfamilylawyers.com/blog/
  • Jul 17

    When Do Obligations Under Florida’s Parental Relocation Statute Begin?

    When Do Obligations Under Florida’s Parental Relocation Statute Begin?
    As we’ve discussed in prior  family law blogs, Florida has a parental relocation law, Fla. Stat. 61.13001, that requires a parent relocating more than 50 miles from their residence to obtain the other parent’s formal consent…
  • Jul 3

    Supreme Court Steps in to Protect Privacy Right

    Supreme Court Steps in to Protect Privacy Right
    Anyone who has ever watched a television or movie crime drama has watched a scene where law enforcement officers go to a hotel or motel and find a critical piece of information by checking the establishment’s records. This is an…
  • Jun 30

    Relative Adoption

    Relative Adoption
    It’s very common for family members to temporarily or permanently care for the child of another relative. Nationally, more than 2.5 million children are being raised by family members other than their parents. Often, these family…
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Southern California Criminal…

Southern California Criminal Lawyer Blog

Covers criminal law. By The Justice Firm.

http://www.southerncaliforniacriminallawyerblog.com/
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Florida Criminal Law Blog

Florida Criminal Law Blog

Covers criminal law issues, news, and trials in the Pensacola Florida Area. By M. James Jenkins, & Associates.

http://www.floridacriminallawblog.com/
  • Jul 16

    Florida Defendants who receive "withholding of adjudication" on a felony must be cautiou

    Florida Defendants who receive "withholding of adjudication" on a felony must be cautiou
    Florida judges have a special authority vested upon them to “withhold adjudication” in a criminal matter pursuant to Fla. Stat. §948.01. This means that the person who enters a plea of "no contest" or guilty plea to a felony…
  • Jun 19

    Confrontation Clause Not Applied to Child Hearsay Statement

    Confrontation Clause Not Applied to Child Hearsay Statement
    Under Florida Statute 90.803(23) Florida courts may allow a witness other than the child testify as to what type of sexual abuse a child may have told them occurred under certain circumstances. In other words, an alleged sex crime child…
  • Jun 19

    Confrontation Clause Not Applied to Child Hearsay Statement

    Confrontation Clause Not Applied to Child Hearsay Statement
    Under Florida Statute 90.803(23) Florida courts may allow a witness other than the child testify as to what type of sexual abuse a child may have told them occurred under certain circumstances. In other words, an alleged sex crime child…
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Wright Law Group Blog

Wright Law Group Blog

Covers personal injury and criminal law topics.

http://wrightlawgroupnv.com/blog/
  • Jul 16

    Recovery Of Attorney’s Fees In Criminal Cases Attorney Las Vega

    Recovery Of Attorney’s Fees In Criminal Cases Attorney Las Vega
    Recovery Attorney’s Fees In Criminal CasesLas Vegas AttorneyIn the past, it has not been possible for a criminal defendant to recover their attorney’s fees upon acquittal or dismissal of the charges. However, in some instances…
  • Jul 6

    Las Vegas Law Enforcement Agencies Wrongful Use Utility Info

    Las Vegas Law Enforcement Agencies Wrongful Use Utility Info
    Law Enforcement Agencies’ Improper Use Of Utility InformationWe recently reported on teams of law enforcement agents showing up at the private residences of persons who have been issued a registry identification card by the Division of…
  • May 13

    Banks Going After Homeowner’s Association (HOA) Foreclosure

    Banks Going After Homeowner’s Association (HOA) Foreclosure
    Banks are Going After Homeowner’s Associations and The Agencies Conducting Foreclosure Sales Many banks are unwilling to accept the Nevada Supreme Court ruling that Homeowners Associations’ Super-priority Liens are…
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Illinois DUI Lawyer Blawg

Illinois DUI Lawyer Blawg

Covers Illinois DUI laws and news. By Harvatin Law Offices.

http://www.illinoisduilawyerblawg.com/
  • Jul 16

    Ten Illinois Cities with the Most DUI Arrest

    Ten Illinois Cities with the Most DUI Arrest
    Based on close to 700 surveys given to law enforcement agencies throughout the state, the Alliance Against Intoxicated Motorists (AAIM) compiled crucial statistics regarding DUI arrests in Illinois. AAIM, a non-profit citizens’ action…
  • Jul 1

    Six Hundred California Traffic Cases Under Review for Corruption

    Six Hundred California Traffic Cases Under Review for Corruption
    Hundreds of court cases in Orange County, California are under review amid allegations that someone forged court records to fix DUI and other traffic cases.  The FBI and Orange County prosecutors are…
  • Jun 9

    Illinois Bill Setting Legal Marijuana Limit Awaits Governor’s Signature

    Illinois Bill Setting Legal Marijuana Limit Awaits Governor’s Signature
    A bill setting 15 nanograms as the THC threshold for DUI-marijuana is awaiting the governor’s signature. Governor Rauner has 60 days to decide whether to sign it or veto it. Under the current law, a driver caught with any…
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Think Outside the Cage

Think Outside the Cage

Covers criminal law. By the Colorado Criminal Justice Reform Coalition.

http://thinkoutsidethecage2.blogspot.com/
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Pinellas County Florida Criminal…

Pinellas County Florida Criminal Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.pinellascountyfloridacriminallawyerblog.com/
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Los Angeles DUI Lawyer Blog

Los Angeles DUI Lawyer Blog

Covers California criminal defense and DUI law. By Hoffman & Associates.

http://www.losangelesduilawyerblog.com/
  • Jul 16

    Ways to get a Los Angeles DUI Case Dismissed

    Ways to get a Los Angeles DUI Case Dismissed
    If you have been charged with suspicion of driving under the influence, there is a whole process that must be completed prior to having been found guilty. Your case may be dismissed right from the very onset, before you even set foot in…
  • Jul 9

    Is it Possible to Have a Los Angeles DUI Case dismissed? (Part Two)

    Is it Possible to Have a Los Angeles DUI Case dismissed? (Part Two)
    In the previous blog titled “Is it possible to have a Los Angeles DUI case dismissed (Part One)” we discussed a scenario in which it was likely that Prosecutors would file charges. Let’s now consider an example in which…
  • Jul 2

    Is it Possible to Have a Los Angeles DUI Case dismissed? (Part One)

    Is it Possible to Have a Los Angeles DUI Case dismissed? (Part One)
    In order to answer the question of whether it is possible to get a Los Angeles DUI case dismissed, it is important to first explain the process of how a case goes to criminal court in the first place. When a person is arrested for suspicion…
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