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CrimProf Blog

CrimProf Blog

Criminal law issues and commentary. Edited by Kevin Cole, Lawrence A. Alexander, Donald A. Dripps, Yale Kamisar, Adam J. Kolber, and Jean Ramirez.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/crimprof_blog/
  • Sep 21

    "Massachusetts top court rules field sobriety tests not definitive for marijuana impairment"

    "Massachusetts top court rules field sobriety tests not definitive for marijuana impairment"
    From Jurist: The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court [official website] ruled [opinion, PDF] Tuesday that evidence of a field sobriety test is not conclusive evidence of driving under the influence of marijuana. The court found that although…
  • Sep 21

    "Massachusetts High Court Drops Felony Murder"

    "Massachusetts High Court Drops Felony Murder"
    Kent Scheidegger has this post at Crime & Consequences, linking to this case.
  • Sep 21

    Vyas on The Ascendant Cycle of Cyber Crime

    Vyas on The Ascendant Cycle of Cyber Crime
    Rahul Vyas (Pacific Business School) has posted The Ascendant Cycle of Cyber Crimes: An Ordeal for the Present Legal Framework (Pacific University Journal of Social Sciences, Vol. 1, Issue 2, May 2017) on SSRN. Here is the abstract: The…
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Gregory & Waldo Blog

Gregory & Waldo Blog

Covers personal injury and criminal defense.

http://gregoryandwaldo.com/blog/
  • Sep 21

    What Is Double Jeopardy?

    What Is Double Jeopardy?
    The post What Is Double Jeopardy? appeared first on Gregory & Waldo 702-830-7925. Outside of the entertainment world, is there really such a thing as double jeopardy? The answer is yes; there really is. However, despite what you may have…
  • Aug 30

    I Was Hit by a Car While Cycling

    I Was Hit by a Car While Cycling
    The post I Was Hit by a Car While Cycling appeared first on Gregory & Waldo 702-830-7925. It started out as a wonderful day for a bike ride. Now, your bike lies broken at the side of the road, and you lie broken in an ambulance. Accidents…
  • Aug 17

    Pedestrian Rights in Nevada

    Pedestrian Rights in Nevada
    The post Pedestrian Rights in Nevada appeared first on Gregory & Waldo 702-830-7925. While every Nevada pedestrian does have rights, they may not be exactly what people believe. To make matters worse, not all drivers are entirely certain…
Rank this Week: 1116

Idaho State Police News and…

Idaho State Police News and Information Blog

Covers news releases and other items of interest. By the Idaho State Police.

http://idahostatepolice.blogspot.com/
  • Sep 21

    Final Update: Crash Eastbound On I84 Near Black Canyon Blocking

    Final Update: Crash Eastbound On I84 Near Black Canyon Blocking
    IDAHO STATE POLICE NEWS RELEASE - generated by our News Release ListServer DO NOT REPLY --------------------------------------------------------------------------- IDAHO STATE POLICE NEWS RELEASE District 3 Patrol 700 S. Stratford Dr.,…
  • Sep 21

    Update: Crash Eastbound On I84 Near Black Canyon Blocking

    Update: Crash Eastbound On I84 Near Black Canyon Blocking
    IDAHO STATE POLICE NEWS RELEASE - generated by our News Release ListServer DO NOT REPLY --------------------------------------------------------------------------- IDAHO STATE POLICE NEWS RELEASE District 3 Patrol 700 S. Stratford Dr.,…
  • Sep 21

    Crash Eastbound On I84 Near Black Canyon Blocking

    Crash Eastbound On I84 Near Black Canyon Blocking
    IDAHO STATE POLICE NEWS RELEASE - generated by our News Release ListServer DO NOT REPLY --------------------------------------------------------------------------- IDAHO STATE POLICE NEWS RELEASE District 3 Patrol 700 S. Stratford Dr.,…
Rank this Week: 502

Crime and Consequences

Crime and Consequences

By the Criminal Justice Legal Foundation.

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

    The New Solicitor General

    The New Solicitor General
    Marcia Coyle and Mike Scarcella have this article in the National Law Journal on recently confirmed U.S. Solicitor General Noel Francisco.  Free registration is required for access....
  • Sep 21

    Criminally Negligent Homicide in a Hurricane?

    Criminally Negligent Homicide in a Hurricane?
    Terry Spencer reports for Associated Press:HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (AP) -- Nine elderly patients died after being kept inside a nursing home that turned into a sweatbox when Hurricane Irma knocked out its air conditioning for three days, even though…
  • Sep 21

    Teaching Kids to Hate Cop

    Teaching Kids to Hate Cop
    LifeZette posts this mind-boggling story:The Chicago Public School system is introducing a new curriculum for eighth- and 10th-grade students....As part of a 2015 reparations deal, Chicago public school students will be [exposed] to a new…
Rank this Week: 4209

California Criminal Defense Lawyer…

California Criminal Defense Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.californiacriminaldefenselawyerblog.com/
  • Sep 21

    THE WAR ON DRUGS IN CALIFORNIA

    THE WAR ON DRUGS IN CALIFORNIA
    PORTUGAL’S DRUG POLICY IS WORKING As the “War on Drugs” threatens to heat up, we might ask our current administration to take a step back and consider Portugal. In 2001, Portugal decriminalized all drugs—yes,…
  • Sep 20

    Equifax Breach: A Cybercrime That Affected…

    Equifax Breach: A Cybercrime That Affected Millions of Americans You have probably heard about the Equifax breach by now. As far as identity theft crimes goes, this was a big one. An estimated 143 million people in the United States may have…
  • Sep 7

    ALTERNATIVE SENTENCING IN CALIFORNIA

    ALTERNATIVE SENTENCING IN CALIFORNIA
    Fire season is upon us and Firefighter Crew 13-3 is ready to swing into action. But Crew 13-3 isn’t the firefighting crew you imagine. Crew 13-3 is an inmate firefighting crew, stationed in Malibu, is one of many inmate crews stationed…
Rank this Week: 634

Orange County DUI Lawyer Blog

Orange County DUI Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.orangecountyduilawyerblog.com/
  • Sep 21

    ALTERNATIVE DUI COURTS IN CALIFORNIA

    ALTERNATIVE DUI COURTS IN CALIFORNIA
    DUIs are unfortunately routine in the Orange County courts. Usually the offender is punished with license suspension and probation and required to attend DUI education classes. But DUIs are often a symptom of a deeper problem. Two alternative…
  • Sep 20

    CALIFORNIA DUI ARRESTS

    CALIFORNIA DUI ARRESTS
    EVEN POLICE OFFICERS, DISTRICT ATTORNEYS, AND JUDGES GET ARRESTED FOR DUI How can we explain all the people who should know better getting DUIs? Never mind the average driver, who should know better, what about the cops, the firefighters, the…
  • Sep 11

    Driving Under The Influence Of Marijuana In California

    Driving Under The Influence Of Marijuana In California
    IF YOU ARE HIGH, DON’T DRIVE Driving under the influence of marijuana is an evolving subject of concern to safety experts and law enforcement. Last week I wrote about the difficulties California and other states are having establishing…
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TalkLeft: The Politics of Crime

TalkLeft: The Politics of Crime

Provides liberal coverage of crime-related political and injustice news.

http://www.talkleft.com/
  • Sep 21

    D.C. Appeals Court Rules Sting-Ray Devices Unconstitutional

    D.C. Appeals Court Rules Sting-Ray Devices Unconstitutional
    The D.C. Court of Appeals has overturned the convictions of a man named Prince Jones because the police employed a "sting ray" (cell-site simulator) device without a warrant. The opinion is here. We agree with Mr. Jones that the…
  • Sep 21

    Insurers Balk at Republican Health Care Plan

    Insurers Balk at Republican Health Care Plan
    Does anyone not hate the proposed Republican health care bill? Major insurance companies joined the opposition to the bill today. The two major trade groups for insurers, the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association and America’s Health…
  • Sep 20

    Happy Rosh Hashanah and Open Thread

    Happy Rosh Hashanah and Open Thread
    Today is the beginning of the High Holy Days for those of the Jewish faith. The ten day period begins tonight at sundown with Rosh Hashanah (the new year), and ends in 10 days with Yom Kippur (day of atonement). The customary greeting…
Rank this Week: 3

New York Criminal Defense Blog

New York Criminal Defense Blog

Covers high-profile crimes and the NYS criminal system. By Arkady Bukh.

http://www.nyccriminallawyer.com/blog
  • Sep 21

    New York Police Release Body Camera Footage of Bronx Shooting

    New York Police Release Body Camera Footage of Bronx Shooting
    The New York Police Department has released body camera footage related to the standoff between the police and Miguel Richards, a 31 year old exchange student from Jamaica. The police repeatedly asked Richards what he had in his hand and even…
  • Sep 21

    Will The Most Hated Man In America Be “Loved” In Prison

    Will The Most Hated Man In America Be “Loved” In Prison
    Fun and games for Martin Shkreli are over. It’s impossible to say what may happen to Shkreli but everyone knows it won’t be fun.  The smug 34-year-old who jacked-up AIDS medicine, stole from investors and called Washington DC…
  • Sep 14

    New York Prosecutors Don’t Always Play By the Rule

    New York Prosecutors Don’t Always Play By the Rule
    Pushed by political dreams, ineptness or something else, prosecutors don't always follow the rules. When they ignore accepted “best practices”, justice is delayed. A legal maxim says “justice delayed is justice…
Rank this Week: 2208

White Collar Crime Prof Blog

White Collar Crime Prof Blog

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

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/whitecollarcrime_blog/
  • Sep 21

    Mission Creep for Mueller? What Mission Creep? His Charter is Boundless.

    Mission Creep for Mueller? What Mission Creep? His Charter is Boundless.
    I was on Tucker Carlson's show Tuesday night and he asked me whether Bob Mueller was guilty of "mission creep on a grand scale" by investigating "financial dealings going back some years." Presumably this was a reference…
  • Sep 16

    DOJ Considering Changes to Yates Memo

    DOJ Considering Changes to Yates Memo
    According to Reuters, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein said on Thursday that there may be changes to the Yates Memo "in the near future." As discussed at length on this blog (see here, here, here, and here; see also here...
  • Aug 25

    Second Circuit Chills Joint Defense Communications in U.S. v. Krug.

    Second Circuit Chills Joint Defense Communications in U.S. v. Krug.
    In a remarkable opinion issued last Friday in United States v. Krug, the Second Circuit ruled that a courthouse hallway conversation between two co-defendants covered by the same Joint Defense Agreement, and overheard by a third covered…
Rank this Week: 2312

Innocence Project

Innocence Project

Covers capital punishment and wrongful convictions.

http://www.innocenceproject.org/
  • Sep 21

    Innocence Blog Q&A with Innocence Ambassador John Mulaney

    Innocence Blog Q&A with Innocence Ambassador John Mulaney
    Comedian and raconteur John Mulaney is renowned for his colorful storytelling and caricatures. From playing one-half of a wry, geriatric couple in his recent Broadway hit Oh, Hello alongside friend and fellow comedian Nick Kroll, The…
  • Sep 20

    Legal Groups Say All Cases Tested By Tainted Massachusetts Drug Analyst Must Be Dismissed

    Legal Groups Say All Cases Tested By Tainted Massachusetts Drug Analyst Must Be Dismissed
    In 2014, former Amherst drug lab chemist Sonja Farak was convicted and sentenced to 18 months in prison after it was discovered that for nearly a decade she stole and used drugs that she The post Legal Groups Say All Cases Tested By Tainted…
  • Sep 19

    Texas Prosecutors Rethink the Use of Incentivized Witnesses in Light of Innocence Project Case

    Texas Prosecutors Rethink the Use of Incentivized Witnesses in Light of Innocence Project Case
    A feature on KERA News details how an Innocence Project client’s case changed the way prosecutors handle incentivized witnesses in one Texas county. John Nolley was convicted in Tarrant County of a 1996 murder The post Texas Prosecutors…
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FourthAmendment.com

FourthAmendment.com

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

http://fourthamendment.com/
Rank this Week: 1173

Florida Criminal Attorney Blog

Florida Criminal Attorney Blog

Covers Florida criminal law and DUI news. By Law Offices of Whittel & Melton, LLC.

http://www.floridacriminalattorneyblog.com/
  • Sep 21

    Top UF Official Accused of Stealing Over $180K From University

    Top UF Official Accused of Stealing Over $180K From University
    A top University of Florida housing official has been charged with stealing more than $180,000 to buy $16,000 worth of lunches, nearly $45,000 in furniture and $37,000 more in electronics, a report shows. The 41-year-old senior director of UF…
  • Sep 13

    Nashville Woman Accused of Shooting Homeless Man after He Asked Her to Move Her Porsche

    Nashville Woman Accused of Shooting Homeless Man after He Asked Her to Move Her Porsche
    A woman was arrested and charged in the attempted murder of a homeless man in Nashville. Police claim the 26-year-old allegedly shot a 54-year-old homeless man Aug. 26 near Music Row. The man was critically wounded and is being treated at…
  • Aug 23

    Jupiter Doctor Accused of Practicing Medicine Without License

    Jupiter Doctor Accused of Practicing Medicine Without License
    A Jupiter man’s license to practice medicine was suspended in 2015 after he was allegedly found dispensing powerful pain medications to drug addicts, patients with mental-health issues and, in one case, a “morbidly obese”…
Rank this Week: 661

CYB3RCRIM3

CYB3RCRIM3

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

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

    First Degree Perjury, Attempt to Influence a Public Servant and Tracing IP Addresse

    First Degree Perjury, Attempt to Influence a Public Servant and Tracing IP Addresse
    This post examines a recent opinion from the Colorado Court of Appeals – Division III: People v. Garrison, 2017 WL 3431820 (2017). The court begins the opinion by explaining that thecommon knowledge and experience of an ordinary person…
  • Sep 15

    The Judge, the Email and “Violating a Criminal Protection Order”

    The Judge, the Email and “Violating a Criminal Protection Order”
    This post examines an opinion issued by the Presiding Disciplinary Judge of the Supreme Court of Colorado: People v. Lesuer, 2017 WL 3588713. The opinion begins by explaining that thePresiding Disciplinary Judge approved the parties'…
  • Sep 11

    “Doing Something on a Laptop,” Ineffective Assistance of Counsel and the Bench Trial

    “Doing Something on a Laptop,” Ineffective Assistance of Counsel and the Bench Trial
    This post examines a recent decision from the Appellate Court of Illinois – Second District: People v. Perry, 2017 WL 3328365 (2017). The court began the opinion by explaining thatthe trial court properly summarily dismissed defendant's…
Rank this Week: 103

Michigan Criminal Attorneys Blog

Michigan Criminal Attorneys Blog

Covers criminal law. By Hilf & Hilf, PLC.

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

    Troy Ticket

    Troy Ticket
    May people have questions when they receive a ticket in from a police officer or in the mail.  The first question usually is how can the ticket be taken care of.  When tickets are issued the officer will indicate the…
  • Sep 4

    Retail Fraud Arraignment

    Retail Fraud Arraignment
    In Michigan once a ticket for Retail Fraud (also known as shoplifting or retail theft) is issued, or a criminal charge is filed (or sworn to) at the district court, the first court date is known as the arraignment.  There are…
  • Aug 22

    Michigan Center for Forensic Psychiatry

    Michigan Center for Forensic Psychiatry
    The Michigan Center for Forensic Psychiatry (also referred to as the Forensic Center) is located at 8303 Platt Road in Saline, Michigan 48176.  The Forensic Center performs several functions for the State of Michigan. The Forensic Center…
Rank this Week: 1686

Idaho Criminal Defense Blog

Idaho Criminal Defense Blog

Covers criminal law, DUI and civil rights. By Peterson Law Offices.

http://www.idahocriminaldefenselaw.com/
  • Sep 21

    Lawyer Prepare! Challenge Suggestive Lineups.

    Lawyer Prepare! Challenge Suggestive Lineups.
    The Idaho Supreme Court once again points out the importance of challenging line-up identifications whenever the issue arises. Many people do not understand how common such evidence is, or how often jurors rely on the identification as the…
  • Sep 19

    “So how do I get my record expunged?” Here’s help.

    “So how do I get my record expunged?” Here’s help.
    We receive daily inquires regarding the expungement of convictions, dismissing convictions, and reducing felony judgments to misdemeanors. Here are the Idaho options for someone who has completed probation. I hope this post helps…
  • May 31

    Most people accused of a crime are treated like criminals, that’s why we fight to protect your rights and keep you out of jail.

    Most people accused of a crime are treated like criminals, that’s why we fight to protect your rights and keep you out of jail.
    I saw it again the other morning in court – a young kid whose lawyer was paying little more than lip service in protecting his right to a fair and speedy trial. The truth is most people accused of a crime are treated like criminals,…
Rank this Week: 4141

Conroe Criminal Lawyer Blog

Conroe Criminal Lawyer Blog

Covers criminal law. By Ron Voyles & Associates.

http://www.conroecriminallawyerblog.com/
  • Sep 21

    A View to a Wrongful Arrest

    A View to a Wrongful Arrest
    In the James Bond as 007 movie A View to a Kill, Christopher Walken plays the evil villain Max Zorin who poses as a wealthy race horse breeder. Playing the part of James Bond, Roger Moore drops into Zorin’s palatial estate under the…
  • Sep 7

    A Reliable Test for Marijuana Related DWI is Unlikely

    A Reliable Test for Marijuana Related DWI is Unlikely
    NPR and the Wall Street Journal are some of the many news agencies featuring op-ed articles on the problem states and even countries are facing with impaired driving as it relates to marijuana.  Although marijuana is still illegal in…
  • Aug 22

    Questions for Your Doctor After Your Car or Truck Accident- Part II

    Questions for Your Doctor After Your Car or Truck Accident- Part II
    Last week we started a new article on what to ask your doctor after you have been involved in an auto or truck accident.  We discussed your diagnosis and your treatment options.  But what happens when the conservative care…
Rank this Week: 1583

Sixth Circuit Blog

Sixth Circuit Blog

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

http://circuit6.blogspot.com/
  • Sep 21

    Court clarifies Mathis is not a new rule

    Court clarifies Mathis is not a new rule
    The Court today denied a defendant's right to file a second or successive 28 U.S.C. section 2255 petition, confirming that the Supreme Court's decision in Mathis v. United States, 136 S. Ct.2243 (2016) did not create a new rule of law, but…
  • Sep 15

    Crazy or Cunning Like a Fox?

    Crazy or Cunning Like a Fox?
    Sovereign citizens and tax protestors—public defenders of have represented them all.  Some sovereign citizens may not explicitly identify themselves as such, but they firmly believe a bevy of unorthodox theoriesabout the U.S.…
  • Sep 14

    The Post-Hurst Hydra Loses a Head

    The Post-Hurst Hydra Loses a Head
    In Hurst v. Florida, the Supreme Court held that Florida’s death-penalty sentencing scheme unconstitutionally authorized judges to find facts necessary to impose a death sentence.  Under Florida’s unconstitutional system,…
Rank this Week: 615

King Law Offices Blog

King Law Offices Blog

Discusses traffic matters, family law, criminal law, wills and estate planning and personal injury law as it relates to North Carolina and South Carolina.

https://kinglawoffices.com/blog/
  • Sep 21

    Join Attorney John B. Crotts at the NBI Seminar

    Join Attorney John B. Crotts at the NBI Seminar
    Join Attorney John B. Crotts, partner of King Law, in Asheville, NC on Monday, October 23rd as he presents at the NBI seminar, The Probate Process from Start to Finish. This seminar will cover everything from the initial filing, law of…
  • Sep 19

    So, You’re in a Lawsuit, What is “Discovery”?

    So, You’re in a Lawsuit, What is “Discovery”?
    In the state of South Carolina “discovery” is a pretrial process in which each party through the rules of civil procedure can obtain evidence from the other side. Even though engaging in discovery can add to the expense of a case,…
  • Sep 14

    Traffic Stops and the 4th Amendment

    Traffic Stops and the 4th Amendment
    When the framers of the constitution drafted the 4th amendment, it is safe to say they could not anticipate the invention of the automobile and certainly not their essential function in the daily life of Americans. Fortunately, the…
Rank this Week: 2674

Sentencing Law and Policy

Sentencing Law and Policy

By Douglas A. Berman.

http://sentencing.typepad.com/sentencing_law_and_policy/
Rank this Week: 50

Browning Law News Blog

Browning Law News Blog

Legal comments about the news. By Allen Browning.

http://abrowninglaw.blogspot.com/
  • Sep 21

    Moonshiners Get Caught on Facebook

    Moonshiners Get Caught on Facebook
    Bladen County sheriff's deputies caught a South Carolina man and woman attempting to sell moonshine across state lines and now they are facing multiple charges. Dillen Wright, 20, and Kaytee Nielsen, 26, were arrested following an undercover…
  • Sep 19

    "Pranking" Parents get Probation

    "Pranking" Parents get Probation
    Michael and Heather Martin, the couple on the YouTube 'prank' channel DaddyOFive, were sentenced to years of probation due to child neglect. Their videos had them playing 'pranks' on their five children. The videos triggered outrage and…
  • Sep 11

    Prison Time for Former Boise Boatmaker's Ponzi Scheme

    Prison Time for Former Boise Boatmaker's Ponzi Scheme
    Prosecutors are asking that Christopher Bohnenkamp be sentenced to more than 5 years in prison, $3.2 million in restitution and $3.7 million forfeiture judgment. Bohnenkamp pleaded guilty in April to wire and bank fraud. He was aware…
Rank this Week: 2547

New York Criminal Lawyer Blog

New York Criminal Lawyer Blog

Covers New York criminal law topics such as criminal procedure, DWI and traffic offenses, drugs and narcotics, fraud related offenses, and violent crimes. By Jeremy Saland.

http://www.newyorkcriminallawyer-blog.com/
Rank this Week: 64

Jachimowicz Law Group Blog

Jachimowicz Law Group Blog

Covers injuries, criminal defense, DUI, employment and workers compensation.

http://www.jachlawgroup.com/san-jose-law-blog
  • Sep 21

    FAQs About Online Defamation

    FAQs About Online Defamation
    Online defamation is a huge problem nowadays. The Internet enables the average Joe to instantly post defamatory statements with only a few strokes of the keyboard, and we now have social media websites that are so deeply embedded in our…
  • Sep 21

    Workers’ Compensation for Construction Accident

    Workers’ Compensation for Construction Accident
    While any job site can hold the potential for on-the-job injuries, none are as dangerous as an active construction site. Each day, workers put their health and well being on the line working with hazardous materials and performing any number…
  • Sep 19

    What to Do and Not to Do When Firing an Employee in California

    What to Do and Not to Do When Firing an Employee in California
    Firing an employee is never a pleasant thing to do. Nonetheless, it is sometimes a necessary part of conducting business. When letting an employee go in California, there are a number of important legal considerations that employers should…
Rank this Week: 1447

Marijuana Law, Policy & Reform

Marijuana Law, Policy & Reform

Edited by Douglas A. Berman.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/marijuana_law/
Rank this Week: 1099

Simple Justice

Simple Justice

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

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

    Trust, Inc.

    Trust, Inc.
    Journalists came to the realization a while back that they could accomplish far more by toying with your emotions than by reporting facts. In fact, by trying to stem the tide of untruths, we were probably making everything worse. Repeating a…
  • Sep 21

    On Deaf Ear

    On Deaf Ear
    It was entirely coincidental that the example of a deaf person was used as an alternative example to police use of force against an autistic child. The story broke shortly thereafter of Sgt. Christopher Barnes shooting, and…
  • Sep 20

    Kopf: What If Seventh Circuit Nominee Professor Amy Coney Barrett Was An Ardent Atheist?

    Kopf: What If Seventh Circuit Nominee Professor Amy Coney Barrett Was An Ardent Atheist?
    Professor Amy Coney Barrett, a most certainly qualified nominee[i] to the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit and a law professor at Notre Dame, recently had her confirmation hearing.  The hearing resulted in quite a…
Rank this Week: 286

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 21

    SIGRID BAZAN y el MACHISMO

    SIGRID BAZAN y el MACHISMO
    http://larepublica.pe/politica/1100603-no-te-entiendo-ppk La autora del artículo para mí es una muñequita por la delicadeza de sus formas de las que toda mujer goza pero en ella en particular para mis "libidinoso ojos"…
  • Sep 20

    MÉXICO; TODA SOLIDARIDAD ES INSUFICIENTE

    MÉXICO; TODA SOLIDARIDAD ES INSUFICIENTE
    LAMENTO, como todos y cada uno de los peruanos lo sucedido en vuestra Patria amigos mexicanos, se que de poco ha de servir para tanto sufrimiento y tantas muertes. Reciban de mi parte y todos mis compatriotas un inmenso abrazo y las…
  • Sep 20

    LOS fujimori y su FARSA para alcanzar el poder

    LOS fujimori y su FARSA para alcanzar el poder
    LOS fujimori y su FARSA para alcanzar el poder El 10 de julio de 2017 escribí bajo el título que cito y vaticinaba y sostengo el mismo futuro para las elecciones del año 2021 que, los hermanos fujimori están…
Rank this Week: 1096

Aggressive Criminal Defense Blog

Aggressive Criminal Defense Blog

By Kronzek & Cronkright, PLLC.

https://aggressivecriminaldefense.com/blog.html
  • Sep 21

    Does Juror Misconduct Happen More Often Than We Thought? (Part 1)

    Does Juror Misconduct Happen More Often Than We Thought? (Part 1)
      In our previous article we talked about a trial that took place recently in the Ingham County Circuit Court, but ended in a mistrial the next day due to jury misconduct. Which brings us to the subject of jury misconduct itself, and…
  • Sep 20

    Mistrial Declared in Doctor’s Fraud Case: Was Juror Misconduct The Reason?

    Mistrial Declared in Doctor’s Fraud Case: Was Juror Misconduct The Reason?
        A mistrial has been declared in the case of Dr. Demian Naguib, a doctor formerly practicing in Port Huron, Michigan. Dr. Naguib’s trial began on Monday, in the Ingham County Circuit Court. But by mid morning the very next…
  • Sep 15

    Veteran’s Court in Monroe County – New Hope For Struggling Warrior

    Veteran’s Court in Monroe County – New Hope For Struggling Warrior
      The way Michigan approaches the issue of veterans caught up in the legal system has changed dramatically in recent years – a fact that has seen countless former soldiers and war heros offered a new lease on life. It’s…
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The FRAUDfiles Blog

The FRAUDfiles Blog

Covers fraud and forensic accounting, including tax fraud and the Sarbanes-Oxley Act. By Tracy Coenen.

http://www.sequenceinc.com/fraudfiles
  • Sep 21

    Net Worth Method of Proof: Calculating Income in Divorce Case

    Net Worth Method of Proof: Calculating Income in Divorce Case
    In divorce cases, forensic accountants can use the “net worth method of proof” to calculate income. This is used to search for hidden or unreported income. Rather than simply taking a spouse’s word for it that his or her…
  • Sep 18

    How to Commit Fraud and Get Away With It

    How to Commit Fraud and Get Away With It
    If a fraud is worth committing, it’s worth committing right. A little extra effort in the commission of a fraud can go a long way toward profiting from it as long as possible. Follow these recommended steps to increase your chances of…
  • Sep 14

    Why Women Are Often at a Disadvantage in Divorce

    Why Women Are Often at a Disadvantage in Divorce
    In many divorces, women are at a significant disadvantage, especially when it comes to money. In many marriages, the husband has been the main breadwinner. He often controls the purse strings, and often knows much more about where money has…
Rank this Week: 22

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/
  • Sep 21

    An Empirical Window into Retrospective Review

    An Empirical Window into Retrospective Review
    Wendy Wagner, William West, Thomas McGarity & Lisa Peters, Dynamic Rulemaking, 92 N.Y.U. L. Rev. 183 (2017), available at SSRN.Christopher WalkerRetrospective review remains a hot topic in administrative law. The Administrative Conference…
  • Sep 20

    Limitations on the Business Case for Diversity

    Limitations on the Business Case for Diversity
    Jamillah Bowman Williams, Breaking Down Bias: Legal Mandates vs. Corporate Interests, Wash. L. Rev. (forthcoming 2017), available on SSRN.Marcia L. McCormickThose working in antidiscrimination law are well-versed in the central role that the…
  • Sep 19

    Who Should Terminate or Modify Irrevocable Trusts?

    Who Should Terminate or Modify Irrevocable Trusts?
    Bradley E.S. Fogel, Terminating or Modifying Irrevocable Trusts by Consent of the Beneficiaries—A Proposal to Respect the Primacy of the Settlor’s Intent, 50 Real Prop., Tr. & Est. L.J. 337 (2016). Michael Yu Professor Bradley…
Rank this Week: 182

Strafakte.de

Strafakte.de

German blawg from Hamburg about criminal law and criminal procedure.

http://www.strafakte.de
  • Sep 21

    StPO-Reform 2017: Änderungen im Ermittlungsverfahren

    StPO-Reform 2017: Änderungen im Ermittlungsverfahren
    Am 24. August 2017 ist das „Gesetz zur effektiveren und praxistauglicheren Ausgestaltung des Strafverfahrens“ in Kraft getreten. Diese StPO-Reform beschert uns neben starken Grundrechtseingriffen, wie der…
  • Jul 21

    Was wird aus dem Konfrontationsrecht?

    Was wird aus dem Konfrontationsrecht?
    Die Justizminister der Länder wollen prüfen, ob Videovernehmungen zur Vermeidung von Mehrfachvernehmungen bei möglichen Opfern von Sexualdelikten auch auf heranwachsende sowie erwachsene Personen ausgeweitet werden können.…
  • Apr 17

    Schlaflos in München

    Schlaflos in München
    Viele Strafverteidiger werben für ihre Dienstleistung mit Google AdWords – und auch das Schlagwort „Klickbetrug“ dürfte den Kollegen ein Begriff sein. Klickbetrug (eng. „Click Fraud“) meint das gezielte…
Rank this Week: 2637

Peek and Toland Blog

Peek and Toland Blog

Covers immigration policies and criminal defense law in Austin, Texas.

http://www.peekandtoland.com/blog
  • Sep 21

    Does Trump’s ‘Hire American’ Executive Order Impact Immigration Law?

    Does Trump’s ‘Hire American’ Executive Order Impact Immigration Law?
    In April, President Donald Trump issued his Hire American immigration order. The order issued on April 18 was called Buy American and Hire American. Although the executive order does not directly impact immigration law, it could have a longer…
  • Sep 20

    H1-B Petitions Fall But Still Exceed the Cap

    H1-B Petitions Fall But Still Exceed the Cap
    The cap for H1-B petitions was reached again quickly in April. However, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) saw petitions fall to the lowest figure in five years. The cap for skilled worker visas was reached on April 7…
  • Sep 19

    Why Federal Detainer Requests Violate the Constitutional Right to Due Proce

    Why Federal Detainer Requests Violate the Constitutional Right to Due Proce
    Federal immigration detainer requests have been in the news recently as President Donald Trump moves forward with his agenda to enforce federal laws related to immigrants. But while local governments are under pressure to comply, there are…
Rank this Week: 3401

DeKalb County Criminal Law Blog

DeKalb County Criminal Law Blog

By Cohen Law Firm.

http://www.cohenlawatlanta.com/blog/
  • Sep 20

    Investigation leads to drug charges for two sisters in Georgia

    Investigation leads to drug charges for two sisters in Georgia
    Law enforcement agencies across the nation put a great deal of time and resources into disrupting drug activity. Being the subject of such an investigation can be intimidating at best, and for those who are accused of drug crimes, seeking...
  • Sep 6

    Burnt-out tag light leads to drug charges for woman in Georgia

    Burnt-out tag light leads to drug charges for woman in Georgia
    There are numerous circumstances that can lead a law enforcement agent in Georgia or elsewhere to initiate a traffic stop. While commonly associated with speeding or reckless driving, these can also occur due to a burnt-out or busted…
  • Aug 24

    2 facing drug charges after falling asleep in car in Georgia

    2 facing drug charges after falling asleep in car in Georgia
    Many individuals have pulled over to rest after becoming too drowsy or tired to continue driving. While this might simply be an act of safety, unfortunately in some cases, it may also be viewed as suspicious activity. Two individuals have...
Rank this Week: 2616

Justice Building Blog

Justice Building Blog

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

http://justicebuilding.blogspot.com/
  • Sep 20

    ...THE BELL TOLLS FOR THEE

    ...THE BELL TOLLS FOR THEE
    TIME PERIODS TOLLED ...film at 11.Supreme Court of FloridaNo. AOSC17-71IN RE: EMERGENCY REQUEST TO EXTEND TIME PERIODS UNDER ALL FLORIDA RULES OF PROCEDURE FOR MIAMI-DADE COUNTY IN THE ELEVENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUITADMINISTRATIVE ORDERWHEREAS…
  • Sep 20

    END OF DAYS AND WITHER THE KEYS CASES?

    END OF DAYS AND WITHER THE KEYS CASES?
    The End Of Days? We have a false prophet speaking at the league of nations. Item: On Monday a massive earthquake struck Mexico City. In in 1985, on the exact same day, a massive earthquake struck Mexico City. Item: In the last…
  • Sep 15

    CRIMINAL COURT SCHEDULE - WEEK OF 9/18/17

    CRIMINAL COURT SCHEDULE - WEEK OF 9/18/17
    THE CAPTAIN REPORTS:CRIMINAL COURT SCHEDULE FOR WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 18, 2017 .....Administrative Judge of the Criminal Division, Judge Sayfie, has issued the following information as to what we can expect to take place at the GJB next…
Rank this Week: 1745

Broden & Mickelsen Law Blog

Broden & Mickelsen Law Blog

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

http://www.brodenmickelsen.com/blog/
  • Sep 20

    Can You Get Arrested for Laughing at the Police

    Can You Get Arrested for Laughing at the Police
    Is taunting police officers a criminal offense? Most people know what’s legal and which types of behavior will get you arrested. If you rob a bank, for example, you’re going to get charged with theft. If you punch someone in a…
  • Sep 18

    Texas Town Makes It an Offense for a Child to Witness an Assault

    Texas Town Makes It an Offense for a Child to Witness an Assault
      The habitual exposure of children to violence in one Texas town has led the city council to make an assault in the presence of a child a criminal offense. The city council in Burleson near Fort Worth passed an ordinance with the…
  • Sep 16

    Criminal Charges for Looting After Hurricane Harvey

    Criminal Charges for Looting After Hurricane Harvey
    Just a handful of states have specific laws that address looting The flooding and devastation caused by Hurricane Harvey will affect Houston and greater Texas for years to come. As people slowly begin to return to their homes and rebuild,…
Rank this Week: 1794

Criminal Defense Blog

Criminal Defense Blog

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

http://www.brodenmickelsen.com/blogs/
  • Sep 20

    Can You Get Arrested for Laughing at the Police

    Can You Get Arrested for Laughing at the Police
    Is taunting police officers a criminal offense? Most people know what’s legal and which types of behavior will get you arrested. If you rob a bank, for example, you’re going to get charged with theft. If you punch someone in a…
  • Sep 18

    Texas Town Makes It an Offense for a Child to Witness an Assault

    Texas Town Makes It an Offense for a Child to Witness an Assault
      The habitual exposure of children to violence in one Texas town has led the city council to make an assault in the presence of a child a criminal offense. The city council in Burleson near Fort Worth passed an ordinance with the…
  • Sep 16

    Criminal Charges for Looting After Hurricane Harvey

    Criminal Charges for Looting After Hurricane Harvey
    Just a handful of states have specific laws that address looting The flooding and devastation caused by Hurricane Harvey will affect Houston and greater Texas for years to come. As people slowly begin to return to their homes and rebuild,…
Rank this Week: 2176

Ninth Circuit Blog

Ninth Circuit Blog

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

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

    Browning v. Baker, No. 15-99002…

    Browning v. Baker, No. 15-99002 (9-20-17)(Gould w/Wardlaw; dissent by Callahan).  The 9th gave habeas relief in this Nevada capital matter. The 9th found that in a prosecution for a robbery and murder in a Las Vegas jewelry store, the…
  • Sep 17

    Case o' The Week: Ninth Seals the Deal - Doe and Closed Dockets for 5K Sentencing

    Case o' The Week: Ninth Seals the Deal - Doe and Closed Dockets for 5K Sentencing
      “Snitches get stitchessealed dockets.” United States v. John Doe, 2017 WL 3996799 (9thCir. Sept. 12, 2017), opinion available here. Players: Decision by Judge Christen, (mostly) joined by Judge Watford and DJ…
  • Sep 15

    US v. Hernandez Martinez, No. 17-50026…

    US v. Hernandez Martinez, No. 17-50026 (9-15-17)(Ikuta w/Fletcher & Barker).  This is a significant 1326 sentencing case under the 2016 amended  2L1.2 guidelines.  The 9th holds that the enhancement for 2L1.2(b)(2)(B) will…
Rank this Week: 1737

San Diego Criminal Lawyers Blog

San Diego Criminal Lawyers Blog

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

http://www.sandiegocriminallawyersblog.com/
  • Sep 20

    Video of San Diego Police Dog Biting Man in Handcuffs Creates Stir

    Video of San Diego Police Dog Biting Man in Handcuffs Creates Stir
    A video that has made its way through social media of a San Diego police canine biting an unarmed man in handcuffs has caused outrage. The footage, posted by Facebook user Angel Nuñez, shows the dog latched on to the man’s arm…
  • Sep 11

    California Corrections Officials Want to Know What You Think About the State’s New Parole Guideline

    California Corrections Officials Want to Know What You Think About the State’s New Parole Guideline
    California corrections officials on Friday began accepting public comments on the new set of proposed regulations that have overhauled the state parole system. See Proposition 57, the Public Safety and Rehabilitation Act of 2016. State…
  • Sep 8

    Cal State San Marcos Student Sues Over Rape Investigation

    Cal State San Marcos Student Sues Over Rape Investigation
    A graduate student at Cal State San Marcos accused of rape has filed a federal lawsuit, alleging the university violated his rights to due process through an unfair investigation. The student, who is not identified by name in the suit, was…
Rank this Week: 2069

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/
  • Sep 20

    Serial, Cell Site Location Information, and Experts . . . on a Wednesday

    Serial, Cell Site Location Information, and Experts . . . on a Wednesday
    It’s not Thursday, but I’m going to throw it back a few years to 2014. Like the rest of the nerds I know, I became obsessed that year with the podcast Serial. The first season of that podcast chronicled the prosecution of Adnan…
  • Sep 19

    Misdemeanor Attorneys Come to the SOG

    Misdemeanor Attorneys Come to the SOG
    Last week we hosted nearly 30 mostly new attorneys for the Misdemeanor Defender program. The training takes place here every fall, and focuses on preparing attorneys for handling cases at the district court level. If you’d like to know…
  • Sep 18

    Facial Recognition, Biometric Identification, and the Fifth Amendment

    Facial Recognition, Biometric Identification, and the Fifth Amendment
    Apple just introduced the iPhone X, a new high-end smartphone. The phone can be unlocked using facial recognition, just as current iPhones can be unlocked using a fingerprint scanner. According to Forbes, the phone “uses a combination…
Rank this Week: 3279

The Orange County Criminal Lawyer…

The Orange County Criminal Lawyer Blog

Covers criminal law. By Staycie R. Sena.

http://criminal-lawyer-blog.irvinecriminallawyer.com/
  • Sep 20

    Softball Coach Accused of Lewd Acts with 10-Year-Old Girl

    Softball Coach Accused of Lewd Acts with 10-Year-Old Girl
    On Thursday, Glenn Thomas Kauffman was arrested after being accused of sexually assaulting two 10-year-old girls. He has resided in Orange County since 1981, and he currently lives in Laguna Nigel. 53-year-old Kauffman has been a financial…
  • Sep 18

    Marine Accused of Fatally Shooting Wife

    Marine Accused of Fatally Shooting Wife
    On Thursday, Sheriff’s deputies responded to a call from an undisclosed party reporting the need for a welfare check at Camp Pendleton. When they arrived they discovered the body of a 23-year-old mother of three in her Laguna Hills…
  • Sep 15

    Elderly Woman Sexually Assaulted in Garden Grove

    Elderly Woman Sexually Assaulted in Garden Grove
    Police received a call in the early morning hours on Sunday, September 10th concerning a woman who was lying on the ground outside. When they arrived at the scene they discovered a 68-year-old Garden Grove woman who appeared to be the victim…
Rank this Week: 2764

Law Offices of G. Randolph Rice,…

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

Covers Maryland criminal law.

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

    Son or Daughter Killed in an Accident: What Can I Do As a Parent?

    Son or Daughter Killed in an Accident: What Can I Do As a Parent?
    The Law Offices of Randolph Rice have been helping Maryland families who have lost a son or daughter in an accident. We strive to ensure that the families of the lost soul receive fair compensation after an accident because of someone…
  • Sep 19

    Should I Hire a Maryland Injury Lawyer After My Accident?

    Should I Hire a Maryland Injury Lawyer After My Accident?
    Should I Hire An Injury Lawyer After A Car Accident? As trusted injury lawyers, we always recommend that if an individual has been hurt in a car accident or any other type of vehicle accident, that they should hire a lawyer as soon as…
  • Sep 19

    Don’t Give a Recorded Statement to the Insurance Company

    Don’t Give a Recorded Statement to the Insurance Company
    Why You Don’t Want to Give a Recorded Statement to the Insurance Company After an Accident After an accident, you will more likely than not receive a call from the other driver’s insurance company. They want to record your…
Rank this Week: 368

Criminal Jurisdiction

Criminal Jurisdiction

Covers Texas criminal law topics, including drug crimes, sexual assault, and the death penalty. By John Floyd and Mr. Billy Sinclair.

http://www.johntfloyd.com/blog
  • Sep 20

    Convictions of Police Officers Indicted for Fatal Shootings Rare

    Convictions of Police Officers Indicted for Fatal Shootings Rare
    Some of the facts in the fatal shooting of Anthony Lamar Smith in December 2011 by former St. Louis police officer Jason Stockley are not in dispute.   On December 20, 2011, Stockley and his partner Brian Bianchi witnessed a… The…
  • Sep 17

    Muslims Wrongfully Placed on Terrorist Selectee List Can’t Sue

    Muslims Wrongfully Placed on Terrorist Selectee List Can’t Sue
    The Terrorism Screening Center (TSC) is a multi-agency center created in 2003 in the wake of 9/11 terror attacks on the Twin Towers in New York City. The TSC is administered by the Federal Bureau of Investigation which is part… The…
  • Sep 16

    Appeals Court Reverses Mandatory Sentence for Sex Offender

    Appeals Court Reverses Mandatory Sentence for Sex Offender
    According to a January 2017 report by The Pew Charitable Trusts, the number of federal offenders serving a period of supervised release—post-prison community monitoring similar to state parole supervision—reached an all-time high…
Rank this Week: 4065

Versus Texas Criminal Defense Blog

Versus Texas Criminal Defense Blog

By Varghese, Summersett & Smith, PLLC.

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

    DWI Jury Instructions Must Be Tailored to the Evidence | DWI Defense

    DWI Jury Instructions Must Be Tailored to the Evidence | DWI Defense
    Proper DWI Jury Instructions The Court of Criminal Appeals handed down its decision in Burnett v. State today holding that trial courts must tailor the definition of “intoxication” in DWI jury instructions to the facts raised in…
  • Sep 18

    Is CBD Oil Legal in Texas? | CBD Oil Prescriptions in Texa

    Is CBD Oil Legal in Texas? | CBD Oil Prescriptions in Texa
    CBD Oil Prescriptions in Texas CBD Oil is legal by prescription in Texas to treat seizures caused by intractable epilepsy. CBD Oil is not legal recreationally, for pain relief, anxiety, depression or other any other purpose. Although CBD Oils…
  • Sep 14

    How to Keep the Police Out of Your iPhone | iPhone X Edition

    How to Keep the Police Out of Your iPhone | iPhone X Edition
    Apple unveiled its newest iPhones this week – the iPhone 8 and the iPhone X (“iPhone 10 not iPhone “X”.) Tim Cooks assured the world that Face ID – Apple’s face recognition technology – is 20 times…
Rank this Week: 1956

Versus Texas: A Criminal Law Blog…

Versus Texas: A Criminal Law Blog by Texas Defense Attorneys

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

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

    DWI Jury Instructions Must Be Tailored to the Evidence | DWI Defense

    DWI Jury Instructions Must Be Tailored to the Evidence | DWI Defense
    Proper DWI Jury Instructions The Court of Criminal Appeals handed down its decision in Burnett v. State today holding that trial courts must tailor the definition of “intoxication” in DWI jury instructions to the facts raised in…
  • Sep 18

    Is CBD Oil Legal in Texas? | CBD Oil Prescriptions in Texa

    Is CBD Oil Legal in Texas? | CBD Oil Prescriptions in Texa
    CBD Oil Prescriptions in Texas CBD Oil is legal by prescription in Texas to treat seizures caused by intractable epilepsy. CBD Oil is not legal recreationally, for pain relief, anxiety, depression or other any other purpose. Although CBD Oils…
  • Sep 14

    How to Keep the Police Out of Your iPhone | iPhone X Edition

    How to Keep the Police Out of Your iPhone | iPhone X Edition
    Apple unveiled its newest iPhones this week – the iPhone 8 and the iPhone X (“iPhone 10 not iPhone “X”.) Tim Cooks assured the world that Face ID – Apple’s face recognition technology – is 20 times…
Rank this Week: 2425

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 20

    Prior Crimes Can Impact Your Sentence

    Prior Crimes Can Impact Your Sentence
    Police recently arrested a hit-and-run suspect in Sunrise after the man allegedly struck a bicyclist who was on her way home fro work. The suspect comes to court as an experienced defendant, as this offense represents his sixth traffic…
  • Sep 7

    Sheriff Promises Arrests for Outstanding Warrants at Hurricane Shelter

    Sheriff Promises Arrests for Outstanding Warrants at Hurricane Shelter
    While monster Hurricane Irma threatens the Florida peninsula after battering the Bahamas, Floridians everywhere are making plans either to evacuate or hunker down. Those who choose to stay (or are unable to leave) may have only one option…
  • Sep 2

    The Nurse, The Deputy and the Warrantless Blood Draw

    The Nurse, The Deputy and the Warrantless Blood Draw
    In an explosive video that went viral recently, a Utah nurse is manhandled and arrested by a sheriff’s deputy, irate that the charge nurse refused to take a blood sample from an unconscious patient absent a warrant. He threatened her…
Rank this Week: 853

James M. Burns Blog

James M. Burns Blog

Covers criminal defense and family law in Florida.

http://pensacoladefenselawyer.com/blog
  • Sep 20

    Are drunk driving checkpoints legally justified?

    Are drunk driving checkpoints legally justified?
    In the state of Florida, police frequently set up drunk driving checkpoints where they randomly stop drivers to determine if they might be too drunk to drive. These checkpoints have caught many intoxicated drivers. However, some opponents to…
  • Jul 28

    Consider this when making your Florida parenting plan

    Consider this when making your Florida parenting plan
    If you and your ex-spouse can work together and come to peaceful agreement on important issues, you could be excellent candidates for shared 50-50 parenting plan arrangements. These days, Florida courts are eager to support parents in…
  • Jun 30

    Build a strong strategy to divorce with confidence

    Build a strong strategy to divorce with confidence
    When divorce comes knocking, it affects every area of your life. For those already well established in their careers and well into saving for retirement and other investments, the process can prove quite complex. Still, if you know that...
Rank this Week: 1940

Seattle Attorneys Blog

Seattle Attorneys Blog

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

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

    Washington Protection Order Violations and Burglary

    Washington Protection Order Violations and Burglary
    Washington defendants are entitled to a unanimous jury verdict.  Washington criminal defense attorneys know, however, that this general rule can become complicated when there are multiple acts underlying the charges.  If multiple…
  • Sep 13

    Washington Left-Turn Driver Not Liable for Motorcyclist’s Injurie

    Washington Left-Turn Driver Not Liable for Motorcyclist’s Injurie
    Under Washington law, a driver intending to turn left at an intersection must yield to a vehicle approaching from the opposite direction that is in the intersection or close enough to be an immediate hazard.  This rule seems fairly…
  • Sep 7

    Sentencing Enhancement for Proximity to School Bus Stop in Washington Drug Case

    Sentencing Enhancement for Proximity to School Bus Stop in Washington Drug Case
    Drug possession, manufacture, or sale that occurs in certain public places carries enhanced penalties under Washington law. Prison time or fines may be as much as double as what is otherwise allowed. Under RCW 69.50.435, locations that can…
Rank this Week: 2088