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Southern New Jersey Legal Blog

Southern New Jersey Legal Blog

Covers traffic law, criminal law, injury law, and family law news from around Southern New Jersey. By the Law Offices of Joseph Lombardo.

http://www.lombardolawoffices.com/legal-blog/
  • Sep 30

    MA, MO Ban Defective Guardrails Linked to Fatal Accident

    MA, MO Ban Defective Guardrails Linked to Fatal Accident
    Massachusetts and Missouri have placed temporary bans on highway guardrails manufactured by Trinity Industries.  State Highway officials say the guardrails, which have been linked to deaths and amputation injuries, have a defective…
  • Sep 25

    Increased Court Fees Coming to New Jersey November 17, 2014

    Increased Court Fees Coming to New Jersey November 17, 2014
    If you have a New Jersey court date scheduled for November 17, 2014 or later, get your wallet ready. On the heels of Senate Bill 946, a slew of new and increased fees are coming to the state judiciary this winter.  The state court…
  • Sep 16

    Gov. Christie Signs Bill to End Lifetime Alimony in New Jersey

    Gov. Christie Signs Bill to End Lifetime Alimony in New Jersey
    This September has been full of legislative changes for the Garden State.  Last week, we wrote about the Christie administration approving sports betting in New Jersey.  This week, the Governor signed off on a bill to end lifetime…
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PA & NJ Criminal Defense Legal…

PA & NJ Criminal Defense Legal News

By Young Klein & Associates.

http://www.ykacrim.com/blog/
  • Sep 30

    Warrants for Traffic Tickets Explained

    Warrants for Traffic Tickets Explained
    After you’re issued a traffic ticket, you have two options: you can accept it and pay the fine, or deny it and fight the ticket in court.  But if you do neither, a judge can issue a bench warrant for your arrest.  Our…
  • Sep 25

    The Formal Criminal Arraignment Process in Pennsylvania

    The Formal Criminal Arraignment Process in Pennsylvania
    The justice system can be confusing, especially for people who have never been charged with a crime and don’t know what to expect after an arrest.  However, the more you understand about the legal process, the more comfortable and…
  • Sep 23

    Is DUI Caused by Marijuana Covered by the ARD Program?

    Is DUI Caused by Marijuana Covered by the ARD Program?
    Pennsylvania offers an ARD Program (Accelerated Rehabilitative Disposition)  for certain DUI offenders.  ARD is a wonderful opportunity, because successful participation means you don’t have to plead guilty, you…
Rank this Week: 2981

Fort Walton Beach & Destin…

Fort Walton Beach & Destin Criminal & DUI Defense Blog

Answers common questions about arrests, court procedures and penalties that apply to the Fort Walton Beach & Destin, Florida area. By Shawn Lupella.

http://www.emeraldcoastdefense.com/q-a/
Rank this Week: 2772

TRACE Blog

TRACE Blog

Covers anti-bribery compliance.

http://traceblog.org/
  • Sep 30

    What was September’s biggest compliance story?

    What was September’s biggest compliance story?
    SEC announces record-breaking $30 million whistleblower award. The award, which is the largest in the Commission’s history, was for key information related to an ongoing fraud investigation.  It also marks the fourth time that…
  • Sep 18

    TRACE’s List of Top 5 Most Colorful Projects to Raise Anti-Bribery Awarene

    TRACE’s List of Top 5 Most Colorful Projects to Raise Anti-Bribery Awarene
    Raising awareness about bribery doesn’t always have to be serious business.  In fact, sometimes it can even be fun.  That’s why here at TRACE, we are interested in learning about unique campaigns designed to raise…
  • Aug 28

    What was this month’s biggest anti-bribery story?

    What was this month’s biggest anti-bribery story?
    Take a moment to read our poll and vote for which headline you think was most newsworthy this month: China announces Investigation into Volkswagen AG’s China Joint Venture: China’s anti-corruption authority — the…
Rank this Week: 2952

Norm Pattis Blog

Norm Pattis Blog

Covers criminal law.

http://www.pattisblog.com/
  • Sep 30

    "Everybody Talks," Especially the Rat

    "Everybody Talks," Especially the Rat
    “Everybody talks,” the prosecutor said. He was confident, strutting his stuff in the well of the court. “In the end, everyone talks,” he said again. I felt as though I were watching a bad version of Inspector Javert,…
  • Sep 28

    USA v. Rowland: A Potemkin Prosecution

    USA v. Rowland: A Potemkin Prosecution
    Somehow, the prospect of John Rowland's returning to a federal prison does not make me all warm, fuzzy and grateful to be living in this, the best of all possible worlds. Yet, you would think I would be thrilled. After all, wasn't the former…
  • Sep 28

    USA v. Rowland: A Potemkin Prosecution

    USA v. Rowland: A Potemkin Prosecution
    Somehow, the prospect of John Rowland's returning to a federal prison does not make me all warm, fuzzy and grateful to be living in this, the best of all possible worlds. Yet, you would think I would be thrilled. After all, wasn't the former…
Rank this Week: 4488

Constitutional & Legal Education…

Constitutional & Legal Education News

Covers constitutional and legal issues in a non-lawyerly way. By David J. Shestokas.

http://www.shestokas.com/
  • Sep 29

    A Will Alone Does Not Avoid Probate, A Living Trust Can Help

    A Will Alone Does Not Avoid Probate, A Living Trust Can Help
    There are many reasons to have a will, but avoiding probate is not among them. Other tools such as a living trust can help achieve that goal. There are legal documents and procedures beyond having a valid Last Will & Testament that…
  • Sep 16

    The Seventeenth Amendment: Destroying State Sovereignty

    The Seventeenth Amendment: Destroying State Sovereignty
    From 1789 to 1913 the power to choose United States Senators was vested by the Constitution in the State legislatures. The Seventeenth Amendment altered the process by providing for direct election of Senators by the people. This…
  • Sep 10

    The Tenth Amendment to the US Constitution

    The Tenth Amendment to the US Constitution
    Among the questions raised by opponents of the Constitution during the ratification debates was the lack of an express limit on federal power, and that it would be a danger to individual freedoms and to the powers of the states. In response…
Rank this Week: 3095

The Saile Law Blog

The Saile Law Blog

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

http://www.sailelaw.com/blog/index.cfm
  • Sep 29

    Winter Driving Safety Tip

    Winter Driving Safety Tip
    Southampton winters are often filled with cold temperatures, snowy days, and icy roads. While a lot of people look forward to snowy days, it can create difficulties for drivers trying to traverse more dangerous roads.Anyone who's driven on…
  • Sep 23

    Common Car Accident Injurie

    Common Car Accident Injurie
    Car accidents happen all of the time. Some cause minor bruises and bumps, while others are more damaging. Many people end up in pain because of car accidents and have no idea where to turn for help. According to the Centers for Disease…
  • Sep 17

    Worst and Best Cars for New Driver

    Worst and Best Cars for New Driver
    New drivers in Bristol are at a much higher risk of causing an accident. The increased accident risks facing these motorists are largely related to lack of driving experience. New drivers may not anticipate hazards as well as other drivers,…
Rank this Week: 2327

Law Blog Switzerland

Law Blog Switzerland

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

http://www.lawblogswitzerland.ch
Rank this Week: 3328

Joseph Potashnik & Associates Blog

Joseph Potashnik & Associates Blog

Answers questions regarding New York criminal charges and criminal procedures.

http://www.jpdefense.com/new-york-criminal-defense/
  • Sep 29

    Is It Legal To Send Spam Emails?

    Is It Legal To Send Spam Emails?
    The answer is maybe, as it depends on the nature of the spam and if it causes measureable harm to the recipient. The CAN-SPAM Act (Controlling the Assault of Non-Solicited Pornography And Marketing Act) of 2003 was an attempt by the federal…
  • Sep 29

    What Happens If I Am Arrested For Credit Card Fraud?

    What Happens If I Am Arrested For Credit Card Fraud?
    In New York, one of the crimes one may be charged with based on allegations of credit card fraud is Forgery in the Second Degree, which is a “D” felony punishable by up to seven years in state prison. A person is guilty of Forgery…
  • Sep 29

    What Is NY Credit Card Theft Crime?

    What Is NY Credit Card Theft Crime?
    Credit or debit cards theft and or possession of  stolen credit  or debit cards are commonly prosecuted felonies in New York. A defendant who is convicted of these  crimes faces up to four years in  prison. Cases …
Rank this Week: 3223

Chicago Criminal Lawyer Blog

Chicago Criminal Lawyer Blog

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

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

    Corporal Punishment of Illinois Children: Child Abuse or Parent’s Prerogative?

    Corporal Punishment of Illinois Children: Child Abuse or Parent’s Prerogative?
    The recent indictment of Minnesota Viking’s running back Adrian Peterson on charges of child abuse, which stemmed from his admission that he disciplined his young son with a switch, is raising questions over just what constitutes…
  • Sep 26

    Sex Abuse Conviction Overturned Due to Inadmissible Evidence

    Sex Abuse Conviction Overturned Due to Inadmissible Evidence
    An Illinois Court of Appeals reversed the conviction of an Illinois man on charges of criminal sexual abuse, finding that evidence of other sex crimes allegedly perpetrated by the defendant was inadmissible. Without that evidence, there was…
  • Sep 24

    Sexual Assault: It Happens to Men, Too

    Sexual Assault: It Happens to Men, Too
    A Chicago woman was arrested for her role in the alleged sexual assault of a Chicago man at gunpoint. The defendant and her friend picked up the man in their car as he walked down a Chicago street and proceeded to assault him. Male Rape…
Rank this Week: 3344

A Skokie Criminal Defense Lawyer…

A Skokie Criminal Defense Lawyer Explains The Law

By Matt Keenan.

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

    ILLINOIS TOUGHENS LAW ON DOMESTIC VIOLENCE OFFENDERS

    ILLINOIS TOUGHENS LAW ON DOMESTIC VIOLENCE OFFENDERS
    Starting January 1, 2015, Illinois law gives the Court new tools to discourage offenders from violating an order of protection. Known as “Diane’s Law,” the new law enables the court to keep tabs on an offender’s…
  • Sep 15

    CAN POLICE SEARCH YOUR GARBAGE WITHOUT A WARRANT?

    CAN POLICE SEARCH YOUR GARBAGE WITHOUT A WARRANT?
    Whether police need a search warrant for something like a garbage can generally depends on whether you have a reasonable expectation of privacy in the place or thing being searched. When it comes to garbage, your expectation of privacy can…
  • Aug 25

    "I CLICKED ON THE WRONG SITE!": THE ILLINOIS LAW ON CHILD CYBER-PORNOGRAPHY

    "I CLICKED ON THE WRONG SITE!": THE ILLINOIS LAW ON CHILD CYBER-PORNOGRAPHY
    You were browsing some adult content sites on your computer when you came across some links to other photos. You clicked on the links and to your horror, they were photos of children in suggestive poses. Somehow, the police found out and…
Rank this Week: 2655

Jax Florida Criminal Lawyer Blog

Jax Florida Criminal Lawyer Blog

Covers criminal law. By Richard Landes.

http://www.jaxfloridacriminallawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 2557

William T. Bly Blog

William T. Bly Blog

Covers Maine drunk driving and criminal defense topics.

http://www.williamblylaw.com/blog
Rank this Week: 3698

The Nielsen Group

The Nielsen Group

Provides information on Maine criminal defense law.

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

    What is a CBIP in Maine?

    What is a CBIP in Maine?
    The letters “CBIP” stand for “Certified Batterer’s Intervention Program.” I receive this question (What is a CBIP in Maine?) from clients who are facing domestic violence charges in Maine. Local organizations get…
  • Sep 11

    Does the Court make me a Habitual Offender?

    Does the Court make me a Habitual Offender?
    You don’t quite remember how your license got suspended. You never went to the Bureau of Motor Vehicles (BMV) to take care of it. Instead, you were stopped by police a few times for Operating After Suspension. Each time you got a…
  • Sep 9

    Felony Domestic Violence in Maine

    Felony Domestic Violence in Maine
    Dave had always considered himself to be a law abiding citizen. At the same time, he has had an on-again, off-again relationship with his girlfriend of six years, Kelly. They have one son together. Part of their rocky relationship included a…
Rank this Week: 3182

Connecticut Criminal Lawyers Blog

Connecticut Criminal Lawyers Blog

Covers criminal law. By Law Offices of Mark Sherman LLC.

http://www.connecticutcriminallawyersblog.com/
Rank this Week: 3111

Kathryn L. Harry & Associates,…

Kathryn L. Harry & Associates, P.C. Blog

Covers criminal news in the Chicago land area.

http://www.youraffordabledefense.com/illinois-criminal-law-blog/
  • Sep 29

    It’s Just a Speeding Ticket…Right?

    It’s Just a Speeding Ticket…Right?
    Sometimes a speeding ticket is “just” a speeding ticket. If drivers have a record of speeding tickets which include citations of  excessive speeds, infractions caught on camera, or in a construction zone, the effects on…
  • Sep 24

    Making Sense of Murder Versus Manslaughter in Illinoi

    Making Sense of Murder Versus Manslaughter in Illinoi
    Most states, including Illinois, differentiate the various types of homicide based on the context of the killing. “Homicide” is the blanket category that includes murder and manslaughter. It can be confusing to decipher the…
  • Sep 19

    Above the Law: White Collar Crime

    Above the Law: White Collar Crime
    The biggest misconception about white collar crimes is that they are committed only among the wealthy. Anyone, from any socioeconomic background, within any demographic, can be susceptible to being involved in white collar crimes. These…
Rank this Week: 4568

Cyber Crime Lawyer Blog

Cyber Crime Lawyer Blog

Covers topics such as technology and the law, computer forensics and cyber crime defense. By David S. Seltzer.

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

    What Does Apple’s New Privacy Policy Mean for Florida Cybercrime Defense?

    What Does Apple’s New Privacy Policy Mean for Florida Cybercrime Defense?
    One of the ways authorities identify potential cybercrimes in Florida is by accessing their mobile devices, such as smartphones and tablets. However, a recent development at Apple will prevent law enforcement – and Apple itself –…
  • Sep 24

    Former Grand Rapids Pharmacy VP Faces Drug, Child Pornography Charge

    Former Grand Rapids Pharmacy VP Faces Drug, Child Pornography Charge
    Fighting an erroneous Florida cybercrime case can be difficult enough. When additional charges enter the mix, the result is often a longer case and stiffer penalties. Richard Michael Clarke, a former executive at Kentwood Pharmacy in Grand…
  • Sep 15

    Los Angeles Deputy City Attorney’s Child Pornography Arrest

    Los Angeles Deputy City Attorney’s Child Pornography Arrest
    Believe it or not, many people who get arrested and accused of cybercrimes in Florida have no idea that they've committed illegal actions until the police arrive to take them to jail. Such arrests can shock whole families and communities.…
Rank this Week: 4532

Orange County Criminal Defense…

Orange County Criminal Defense Lawyer Blog

Covers criminal law. By Karren Kenney.

http://www.orangecountycriminaldefense.guru/
  • Sep 28

    Cooperating With the Feds – Is It Worth It??

    Cooperating With the Feds – Is It Worth It??
    As an Orange County criminal attorney who practices in both state and federal courts, I’ve had cases with clients who wanted to cooperate with the prosecution in hopes of getting a reduced sentence. Those who make the decision to…
  • Aug 31

    California Three Strikes Law – Still Unfair for Some!

    California Three Strikes Law – Still Unfair for Some!
    As an experienced Orange County criminal defense attorney, I have handled numerous “three strikes” cases.  Those cases were considered “life cases” under the prior three strikes law, and included cases where the…
  • Jul 26

    The Importance of Invoking Your Right to Remain Silent

    The Importance of Invoking Your Right to Remain Silent
    As an Orange County criminal defense attorney, I am often faced with a situation where my client has voluntarily given a statement to the police, and later claims that he was never given his Miranda rights.  Although it depends on the…
Rank this Week: 2590

Public Defender Dude

Public Defender Dude

Commentary on criminal law by a public defender.

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

    Why can't prosecutors convict cops?

    Why can't prosecutors convict cops?
    It drives me crazy!  You see the police do something that's just nakedly illegal, it's caught on video, it's morally and legally reprehensible.  And yet there are no charges brought, or if charges are brought they're undercharged.…
  • Sep 7

    Prop 36 - drugs and 3 strike

    Prop 36 - drugs and 3 strike
    I've written before on the fact that I consider propositions to be the scourge of California politics.  I still consider them to be so. In general, I think propositions are WAY overused in California, and they've actually replaced…
  • Sep 6

    PD Dude - Back posting again?

    PD Dude - Back posting again?
    Why post?  Why write?  How to keep it up? How to stay relevant?  How to write about things that are interesting to people who look at a specific type of blog and don't necessarily want to see someone pontificating on the rest…
Rank this Week: 2834

DeKalb County Criminal Law Blog

DeKalb County Criminal Law Blog

By Cohen Law Firm.

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

    We seek justice for those facing criminal charges and more

    We seek justice for those facing criminal charges and more
    We understand that a variety of reasons and circumstances can result in a Georgia resident's arrest. Although those reasons might not always be evident at first, we represent those who are facing criminal charges, no matter the…
  • Sep 18

    Felonies vs. misdemeanor

    Felonies vs. misdemeanor
    When it comes to facing criminal charges in Georgia, these charges are typically classified as either a felony or a misdemeanor. A misdemeanor typically results in less serious consequences, while felonies are usually associated with more…
  • Sep 2

    I'm facing criminal charges -- can an officer search my property?

    I'm facing criminal charges -- can an officer search my property?
    In general, a police officer in Georgia is required to have a search warrant before searching and seizing any of your personal property. This is due to the Fourth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, which is meant to protect American...
Rank this Week: 3259

Boston Drunk Driving Accident…

Boston Drunk Driving Accident Lawyer Blog

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

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

    Country Singer Lynn Anderson Arrested After Drunk Driving Crash

    Country Singer Lynn Anderson Arrested After Drunk Driving Crash
    Country music legend Lynn Anderson has been charged with drunk driving after crashing her car, according to recent news report from News 2 Nashville. Anderson had a series of chart-topping hits in the 70s and 80s including "I never promised…
  • Sep 22

    UFC Fighter Nick Diaz Arrested Again for Drunk Driving

    UFC Fighter Nick Diaz Arrested Again for Drunk Driving
    Our Boston attorneys who represent victims of alcohol-related car accidents understand that the findings of the criminal court may aid plaintiffs in a later civil lawsuit. According to a recent news report from Fox Sports, UFC fighter, Nick…
  • Sep 20

    Greater Driver Accountability Urged by Grieving Massachusetts Father

    Greater Driver Accountability Urged by Grieving Massachusetts Father
    A 20-year-old student studying physical therapy at Simmons College was killed on Father's Day while jogging along a road in Sharon. The vehicle that caused her death was driven by a man who never should have been behind the wheel because his…
Rank this Week: 3983

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/
  • Sep 27

    Good Time in Wisconsin: Why and How

    Good Time in Wisconsin: Why and How
    In a couple of recent posts (here and here), I have discussed the possibility of Wisconsin reinstituting “good time.”  I have developed the argument for good time at much greater depth in a new article that is…
  • Sep 14

    “Good Time” in Washington: A Model for Wisconsin?

    “Good Time” in Washington: A Model for Wisconsin?
    In my previous post, I argued that Wisconsin should consider reinstituting “good time” for prisoners, that is, credits toward accelerated release that can be earned based on good behavior.  An established program that…
  • Sep 1

    Why No “Good Time” in Wisconsin?

    Why No “Good Time” in Wisconsin?
    Unlike most other states, Wisconsin does not recognize prisoners’ good behavior with credits toward accelerated release.  Wisconsin had such a “good time” program for well over a century, but eliminated it as part of…
Rank this Week: 3531

Gregory & Waldo Blog

Gregory & Waldo Blog

Covers personal injury and criminal defense.

http://gregoryandwaldo.com/blog/
  • Sep 26

    Gun Rights and Domestic Violence Conviction

    Gun Rights and Domestic Violence Conviction
    The post Gun Rights and Domestic Violence Convictions appeared first on Gregory & Waldo. As we have previously pointed out, a conviction for battery constituting domestic violence can have life altering consequences. Because this charge…
  • Aug 26

    How Can I Drop Charges in a Domestic Violence Case?

    How Can I Drop Charges in a Domestic Violence Case?
    The post How Can I Drop Charges in a Domestic Violence Case? appeared first on Gregory & Waldo. In cases where a person has filed a police report against someone they know, such as a friend or family member, it is very common for them to…
  • Aug 5

    What To Do If You Are Arrested For A Battery Domestic Violence

    What To Do If You Are Arrested For A Battery Domestic Violence
    The post What To Do If You Are Arrested For A Battery Domestic Violence appeared first on Gregory & Waldo. Imagine you and your spouse are enjoying a nice evening in. You are sharing a few glasses of wine and your favorite pasta dish.…
Rank this Week: 2567

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/
  • Sep 26

    Costly Medical Marijuana Licenses Expected In Maryland

    Costly Medical Marijuana Licenses Expected In Maryland
    Back in the spring when Maryland's revamped medical marijuana law passed the General Assembly it wasn't just the thousands of patients suffering from debilitating medical conditions that rejoiced. Hundreds of potential investors immediately…
  • Sep 20

    Regulations Unsettled For Maryland Medical Marijuana

    Regulations Unsettled For Maryland Medical Marijuana
    As the Medical Marijuana Commission inches closer to establishing a viable program in Maryland, there are still numerous key details that need to be hammered out. The Commission was established soon after the governor signed the revised…
  • Sep 9

    Baltimore Heroin Epidemic Receives National Attention

    Baltimore Heroin Epidemic Receives National Attention
    Heroin use throughout the Baltimore metropolitan area has been on the rise for the last few years, and now the national media has taken notice. A recent episode of National Geographic Channel's television series Drugs Inc., was filmed in…
Rank this Week: 4272

Law Office of Michael West P.C.…

Law Office of Michael West P.C. Blog

Covers Georgia law.

http://lawofficeofmichaelwest.com/blog/
  • Sep 26

    What Happens During the Bankruptcy 341 Meeting?

    What Happens During the Bankruptcy 341 Meeting?
    A number of Georgian residents have been experiencing ongoing difficulty meeting their financial obligations due to the economic hardship our country has been suffering since 2008.  Because of these difficulties, many Georgians have…
  • Sep 15

    Can I Keep My Inheritance If I File for Bankruptcy?

    Can I Keep My Inheritance If I File for Bankruptcy?
    Our office speaks to many Georgians every day who contact our attorneys to discuss the possibility of filing for bankruptcy.  Filing for bankruptcy may be a good solution for a person whose income cannot keep pace with the person’s…
  • Sep 2

    What does it cost to file bankruptcy?

    What does it cost to file bankruptcy?
    One of the first question I get when clients call my office is what does it cost to file bankruptcy? Your cost to file Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy will always depend on the complexity of your case. Are you currently being sued,…
Rank this Week: 2774

Subject to Inquiry

Subject to Inquiry

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

http://www.subjecttoinquiry.com/
Rank this Week: 2764

Federal Criminal Law Blog

Federal Criminal Law Blog

Covers criminal law. By Frost Bussert LLC.

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

    DOJ To Modify Plea Agreements’ Waiver Provision

    DOJ To Modify Plea Agreements’ Waiver Provision
    Following news of Attorney General Eric Holder’s intention “to leave the Justice Department as soon as his successor is confirmed” comes a story today from Joe Palazzolo at the Wall Street Journal that next week the Attorney…
  • Apr 23

    U.S. Supreme Court provides guidance on how sentencing courts should award restitution in child pornography case

    U.S. Supreme Court provides guidance on how sentencing courts should award restitution in child pornography case
    Our firm has handled a number of child pornography cases, especially within the past few years as the FBI and the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Connecticut have made these cases a high priority.  In every one of these…
  • Oct 5

    “A person, even if convicted of a crime, retains his humanity.”

    “A person, even if convicted of a crime, retains his humanity.”
    So begins the discussion section of United States v. McLaurin, — F.3d –, Docket No. 12–3514–cr. (2d Cir., Oct. 3, 2013), a recent Second Circuit opinion holding penile plethysmography, as a condition of supervised…
Rank this Week: 2815

Laybourne Law Firm Blog

Laybourne Law Firm Blog

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

http://www.coloradospringsattorneys.org/blog/
  • Sep 26

    Jimmy John’s has Settled “Freaky Fast” Motorcycle Lawsuit

    Jimmy John’s has Settled “Freaky Fast” Motorcycle Lawsuit
    Sandwich chain Jimmy John’s touts its delivery service as “Freaky Fast.”  A motorcyclist who was severely injured by a sandwich delivery driver settled his suit after three weeks of trial. The theme of the trial was…
  • Nov 4

    New Colorado Law for DUI License Suspension

    New Colorado Law for DUI License Suspension
    On January 1, 2014, a new law will go into effect in Colorado regarding DUI license suspensions.  If you are revoked for a refusal under current law, it is one year of no driving, period.  Under the new law, the … Continue…
  • Aug 25

    TriCare for Military Member

    TriCare for Military Member
    TriCare is the medical insurance for military members here in town.  After your case settles, you have to pay back TriCare for the health care they provided you.  This is called subrogation.  However, the subrogation amount is…
Rank this Week: 3250

South Carolina DUI Lawyers

South Carolina DUI Lawyers

Covers DUI and DWI in South Carolina. By Strom Law Firm L.L.C.

http://stromlawdui.com/category/sc-dui-lawyers-blog/
  • Sep 26

    Man Charged with 4 DUIs Times in One Day

    Man Charged with 4 DUIs Times in One Day
    Rhode Island Resident Charged for 4 DUIs in 30 Hours An unfortunate new DUI arrest record has been set – a resident of Rhode Island has been arrested for 4 DUIs in the span of 30 hours. The DUI spree began on Sunday evening. John…
  • Sep 16

    Miami Hurricanes QB Arrested on DUI Charge

    Miami Hurricanes QB Arrested on DUI Charge
    QB Arrested on DUI Charges from the Miami Hurricanes, Fake ID Miami Hurricanes, Kevin Olsen, backup QB arrested on DUI charges Monday, September 15th, for using a fake ID. According to records from the Miami-Dade County Jail, the…
  • Sep 15

    Country Music Star Arrested on DUI Charge

    Country Music Star Arrested on DUI Charge
    Lynn Anderson, Grammy and CMA Winner, Arrested on DUI Charges On Thursday evening, September 11th, country music legend Lynn Anderson was arrested on DUI charges after causing a crash. Around 9 PM, Nashville police responded to a collision…
Rank this Week: 3926

Ohio Criminal Appeals Blog

Ohio Criminal Appeals Blog

Provides Ohio criminal appeals news, views and insights. By J. Adam Engel, LLC.

http://www.adamengel.net/appealsblog/
Rank this Week: 2507

New York City Criminal Lawyer Blog

New York City Criminal Lawyer Blog

Covers criminal law. By John Buza.

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

    Agency Law in New York Drug Case

    Agency Law in New York Drug Case
    Hypothetically speaking, suppose you are in college and your friend calls you up and says, “hey man, a couple of my friends and I are going to be hanging out tonight and we’d like to smoke a little weed, would you mind getting…
  • Sep 17

    Etan Patz Murder Trial and Corroboration of a Confession

    Etan Patz Murder Trial and Corroboration of a Confession
    On May 25, 1979, a 6-year old boy named Etan Patz left his home to go to school for the first time without being accompanied by his parents. He lived in lower Manhattan and was supposed to walk just two blocks alone to catch a bus…
  • Sep 16

    Adrian Peterson Child Abuse Allegation

    Adrian Peterson Child Abuse Allegation
    Adrian Peterson was criminally accused of child abuse when a Texas Grand Jury indicted him last week. Disturbing pictures were released that showed lacerations on his four-year old son’s legs. I suspect this story is gaining a lot of…
Rank this Week: 2767

Criminal Law Blog

Criminal Law Blog

By Justin T. Surginer.

http://jtslegal.com/blog/
  • Sep 26

    How Much Beer Can You Legally Drink at a Party?

    How Much Beer Can You Legally Drink at a Party?
    Drinking alcohol at a party is a common practice that many people enjoy responsibly. However, most people can probably recall attending a party and witnessing a person who had consumed more alcohol than they could handle. Not only can this…
  • Sep 22

    DWI Arrest: You May Lose Your Job

    DWI Arrest: You May Lose Your Job
    A conviction for Driving While Intoxicated can turn someone’s life upside down. Fines, fees, court dates and probation meetings can drastically alter the way that someone conducts their day-to-day activities. One of the most significant…
  • Sep 17

    Drug Paraphernalia Charges: Pick a Good Defense Strategy

    Drug Paraphernalia Charges: Pick a Good Defense Strategy
    Many types of illegal drugs are used with the aid of certain tools or devices. For example, marijuana can be consumed with rolling papers or a pipe. Heroin can be snorted through a straw or injected with a hypodermic syringe. All of these…
Rank this Week: 2785

Criminal Law Blog

Criminal Law Blog

By Brett A. Podolsky.

http://brettpodolsky.com/blog
  • Sep 26

    Not Guilty: Get the Jury to Favor Your Side

    Not Guilty: Get the Jury to Favor Your Side
    Relating to the members of a jury in an engaging and winsome manner is an essential part of a jury trial. Both the defense attorney and defendant have a role to play in creating a favorable impression with jurors. There’s every reason…
  • Sep 22

    Texas Criminal Charges for Failure to Report Date Rape

    Texas Criminal Charges for Failure to Report Date Rape
    Sometimes what you know can hurt you. This is especially true when it comes to violating a failure to report law in Texas. That’s right. You can be charged with wrongdoing for failing to report serious crimes such as date rape. Just…
  • Sep 17

    6 Child Injury Defenses to Prove Your Innocence

    6 Child Injury Defenses to Prove Your Innocence
    No one wants to see a child get hurt, so it’s easy to understand why the community almost always casts a negative light on child injury defendants. Yet false allegations of inflicting a child injury are not at all uncommon. It’s…
Rank this Week: 2782

Criminal Law Blog

Criminal Law Blog

By Law Office of James Alston.

http://houstoncrimedefense.com/blog
  • Sep 26

    Felonies and Misdemeanors: How Are They Different?

    Felonies and Misdemeanors: How Are They Different?
    Many people have heard the terms “felony” and “misdemeanor.” But what exactly do these terms mean? The difference between the two is an important part of the justice system. Felonies and Misdemeanors: What’s the…
  • Sep 22

    Prison: How to Survive Your Sentence

    Prison: How to Survive Your Sentence
    Horror stories surrounding prison abound, so it’s not unusual for people to be concerned whenever they receive a jail sentence. The truth is that, while violence inside prisons does happen, it’s much less common than people…
  • Sep 17

    I’m Guilty: Should I Tell My Attorney?

    I’m Guilty: Should I Tell My Attorney?
    The attorney-client privilege is something that is deeply rooted in our justice system. Despite the fact that attorneys are bound by confidentiality, many clients hesitate to tell their lawyers every detail about their case. Others may…
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Fort Lauderdale Criminal Attorney…

Fort Lauderdale Criminal Attorney Blog

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

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

    Blood Evidence Questioned in Florida DUI Manslaughter Case

    Blood Evidence Questioned in Florida DUI Manslaughter Case
    Five counts of DUI manslaughter have been dropped against a South Florida man accused of causing a crash while high on marijuana. Prosecutors simply said there was not enough evidence to support those charges, but the move comes after serious…
  • Sep 25

    Florida v. Wiggins - Video in DUI Case Refutes Key Officer Testimony

    Florida v. Wiggins - Video in DUI Case Refutes Key Officer Testimony
    More than ever, our criminal justice system relies on technology to aid in the fact-finding (or disputing) process. From DNA analysis to reviewing the contents on a computer hard drive, our Fort Lauderdale DUI defense lawyers know the ability…
  • Sep 20

    Lane v. Florida - 2nd DCA Suppresses Evidence in "Consensual Encounter"

    Lane v. Florida - 2nd DCA Suppresses Evidence in "Consensual Encounter"
    Consensual encounters with police have been the subject of numerous Florida court decisions and muchpublic debate. A central point in these discussions is whether such an encounter is ever truly consensual, where one of those parties is armed…
Rank this Week: 4298

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: 3821

Reisig & Associates, LLC Blog

Reisig & Associates, LLC Blog

Covers current events that affect New Jersey criminal defense.

http://www.nj-defense-lawyer.com/lawblog/
Rank this Week: 2402

NJ DUI Questions & Answers

NJ DUI Questions & Answers

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

http://www.newjersey-dui-attorney.com/blog/
Rank this Week: 2954

Minnesota DWI Defense Blog

Minnesota DWI Defense Blog

Covers DWI/DUI news, issues and defenses. By Charles A. Ramsay.

http://www.mndwidefenseblog.com/
  • Sep 24

    Does Our Breath Deserve 4th Amendment Protection?

    Does Our Breath Deserve 4th Amendment Protection?
    In this post, we focus on whether breath testing—as opposed to blood or urine testing—is (or should be) protected by the Fourth Amendment. Why would there be a difference and what are the implications? Towards the end of  the…
  • Sep 5

    Minnesota Supreme Court Hears Bernard Oral Argument

    Minnesota Supreme Court Hears Bernard Oral Argument
      Yesterday, in State v. Bernard the Minnesota Supreme Court was presented with a fundamental question  that has been brewing in Minnesota: is it constitutional to criminally punish one's refusal to waive their…
  • Aug 15

    Texas Finds Per Se DWI Search Statute Unconstitutional

    Texas Finds Per Se DWI Search Statute Unconstitutional
    If we told you Texans were smarter than Minnesotans, you would laugh all the way to the Alamo. That is, perhaps, unless you happened to stumble upon the recent Texas Supreme Court Decision of Aviles v. The State of Texas. In the wake of last…
Rank this Week: 3469

San Diego DUI Lawyer Blog

San Diego DUI Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.sandiegoduilawyer-blog.com/
Rank this Week: 3893

Lafayette Criminal Defense Law…

Lafayette Criminal Defense Law Blog

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

http://www.jsguillorylaw.com/blog/
  • Sep 24

    Drug-crime sentencing reform shrinks federal prison population

    Drug-crime sentencing reform shrinks federal prison population
    The United States holds the unfortunate distinction of incarcerating more of its own citizens than any other country in the world. The so-called “war on drugs” is largely responsible for swelling prison populations. The nation’s…
  • Sep 18

    Facing a dark past: The link between racism and wrongful conviction

    Facing a dark past: The link between racism and wrongful conviction
    The civil unrest in Ferguson, Missouri, this summer has reminded the nation that racism is definitely not a settled issue, particularly when it comes to interactions between law enforcement agencies and minorities. Here in Louisiana and other…
  • Sep 9

    Louisiana legislators passing stricter drunk-driving law

    Louisiana legislators passing stricter drunk-driving law
    Every state in the nation has problems with drunk driving. Except for being illegal in all states, however, the consequences associated with driving under the influence vary widely between jurisdictions. Last month, an editorial in the…
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Maryland Criminal Lawyer Blog

Maryland Criminal Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.marylandcriminallawyer-blog.com/
Rank this Week: 3264

Jackson White Criminal Defense Law…

Jackson White Criminal Defense Law Blog

Covers Arizona criminal law.

http://www.jacksonwhitelaw.com/criminal-defense-law/blog/
  • Sep 24

    Minor in Possession of Liquor Charges in Tempe, Arizona

    Minor in Possession of Liquor Charges in Tempe, Arizona
    Tragic Death at ASU You may remember the tragic death of Naomi McClendon back in March. McClendon was an 18-year-old ASU student who fell 10 floors from a Tempe apartment’s balcony ledge to her untimely death. Well, now the men who…
  • Sep 22

    Types of Arson in Arizona

    Types of Arson in Arizona
    According to The New York Times, Wayne Alan Huntsman is being held on a $10 million bond after being arrested Wednesday for suspicion of arson. Huntsman is accused of starting a wildfire that has burned almost 71,000 acres over the last…
  • Sep 17

    The NFL and Domestic Violence

    The NFL and Domestic Violence
    Since 2000, 80 players in the National Football League have been arrested on charges related to domestic violence, accumulating 84 arrests. The only criminal offense that ranks higher among league members is DUI. Below the National Average…
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Nuevo Código Procesal Penal - Una…

Nuevo Código Procesal Penal - Una Lectura Fácil

Temas de Derecho de preferencia, también de debate en otras áreas del quehacer humano e intereses personales del autor. By José Guillermo Anderson Anderson.

http://www.joseguianderson.blogspot.com/
  • Sep 24

    DEROGUEMOS LA LEY DEL SISTEMA PRIVADO DE PENSIONES

    DEROGUEMOS LA LEY DEL SISTEMA PRIVADO DE PENSIONES
    Comparto con ustedes un artículo de Blog del Diario Gestión que acabo de leer, hoy 24 de setiembre de 2014 y les adjunto mi comentario. El autor, es el señor Luís Ramirez y el Blog se llama "Smart Money". " Unas…
  • Sep 23

    DEROGUEMOS LA LEY DE LAS AFP

    DEROGUEMOS LA LEY DE LAS AFP
    Buenos días amigos, me permito  opinar sobre la acción que propongo y forma parte del Título de este Entrada. Antes compartiré una nota aparecida el día de hoy, 23 de Setiembre de 2014, en el Diario…
  • Sep 3

    Deroguemos la Ley de creación del Sistema Privado de Pensione

    Deroguemos la Ley de creación del Sistema Privado de Pensione
    He tenido la oportunidad, gracias a la lectura de un enlace, ubicar el comentario que a continuación comparto con todos ustedes amigos; lo pueden encontrar en la siguiente dirección de…
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Tacoma Criminal Lawyer Blog

Tacoma Criminal Lawyer Blog

Covers criminal defense issues in sex crimes cases. By Law Office of Timothy L. Healy.

http://www.tacomacriminallawyerblog.com/
  • Sep 24

    Washington v. Andlovec - Jury Unanimity in Accusation of Multiple Act

    Washington v. Andlovec - Jury Unanimity in Accusation of Multiple Act
    In Washington criminal cases where a defendant faces charges stemming from multiple criminal acts extending over a period of time, it's important that jurors be instructed on the specific acts they are considering. Otherwise, there is a risk…
  • Sep 17

    Washington v. Slocum - Appeals Court Reverses Molestation Conviction

    Washington v. Slocum - Appeals Court Reverses Molestation Conviction
    Courts in Washington recognize that, while there may be some value in consideration of the prior bad acts of the accused, there is also danger a defendant may be found guilty not on the strength of evidence supporting the current charge, but…
  • Sep 10

    Washington v. Peltier - Be Wary of Waiver of Rights in Plea Agreement

    Washington v. Peltier - Be Wary of Waiver of Rights in Plea Agreement
    The Washington Supreme Court recently ruled a defendant in a child rape case has the ability to expressly waive the criminal statute of limitations in a pretrial agreement, as long as the clock hasn't yet run out on the underlying charge at…
Rank this Week: 3173