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4 Feb 2012, 5:09 pm by johntfloyd
Special Rule of Privilege in Criminal Cases Provides Greater Protection to the Criminally Accused By: Houston Criminal Lawyer John Floyd and Paralegal Billy Sinclair Ernest “Randy” Comeaux is currently an inmate serving six life sentences, without the benefit of parole, at the David Wade Correctional Center in Homer, Louisiana. [read post]
13 Aug 2008, 7:35 pm
By Houston Criminal Attorney John Floyd and Mr. [read post]
5 May 2011, 9:59 am by johntfloyd
The Cost of the War on Terror: Orwellian Inspired Torture, Extrajudicial Rendition, Racial/Religious Profiling, Warrantless Wiretaps, Investigations without Reasonable Cause… By: Houston Criminal Lawyer John Floyd and Paralegal Billy Sinclair Osama bin Laden is dead. [read post]
28 Dec 2010, 12:52 am by johntfloyd
Promoting Fear of Muslim Terror Government Continues Invasion into Privacy, Civil Rights By: Houston Criminal Lawyer John Floyd and Paralegal Billy Sinclair Did you know that the nation’s Department of Homeland Security (“DHS”) has given $31 billion in grants, including $3.8 billion in 2010 alone, to state and local governments to find and protect Americans from terrorists? [read post]
26 Oct 2009, 11:32 am
Death Cause by Distracted Driving While on Cell Phone Leads to Conviction for Negligent Homicide By Houston Criminal Lawyer John Floyd and Paralegal Billy Sinclair. [read post]
6 Sep 2008, 10:37 pm
By: Houston Criminal Defense Lawyer John Floyd and Senior Paralegal Billy Sinclair In July 2008 a Schleicher County grand jury indicted five members of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, including FLDS leader Warren Jeffs, on sexual assault of children charges and a sixth member for failure to report a child abuse charge. [read post]
23 Aug 2011, 2:52 pm by johntfloyd
Reasonable Prosecutors Should Know Constitution is Implicated When Person is Deprived of Liberty by State Sponsored Seizure and Detention By: Houston Criminal Lawyer John Floyd and Paralegal Billy Sinclair We have posted up several posts this year about prosecutorial misconduct and the tendency by the courts to tolerate, if not bless, this increasing phenomenon which is a disgrace to our criminal justice system. [read post]
6 Oct 2012, 6:22 pm by johntfloyd
“Convict At Any Cost” Mindset of Criminal Prosecutors Has Become Way of Doing Business By: Houston Criminal Lawyer John Floyd and Paralegal Billy Sinclair We believe in balanced and fair reporting. [read post]
12 Dec 2008, 9:13 am
Texas Juries Can No Longer Recommend Community Supervision When Victim is Child Under 15, Elderly or Disabled By: Houston Criminal Defense Attorney John Floyd and Paralegal Billy Sinclair Community supervision, or probation as most people know it, has been defined by federal courts as an "imprisonment substitute" because the criminal sentence is not served in a penal institution. [read post]
18 Dec 2010, 5:51 pm by johntfloyd
Legislative Rush to Punish “Sex” Offenders Removes Punishment Alternatives, Probation, Unnecessarily Increases Prison Overcrowding By: Houston Criminal Lawyer John Floyd and Paralegal Billy Sinclair In 2008 we posted a piece about the restrictions the Texas Legislature had placed on the availability of probation. [read post]
4 Oct 2008, 9:19 pm
By Houston Criminal Defense Lawyer John Floyd and Paralegal Billy Sinclair If you were raped at age nine by your local YMCA counselor, do you think you would endure what is known in legal parlance as "future mental anguish? [read post]
26 Oct 2008, 7:45 pm
The Critical Need For Timely And Specific Objections During A Criminal Trial By Houston Criminal Attorney John Floyd and Paralegal Billy Sinclair There is rarely a time when a defense attorney does not find the need to object during a criminal trial because the prosecution either attempts to introduce inadmissible evidence or engages in some questionable conduct concerning the proffer of evidence. [read post]
4 Nov 2008, 10:45 pm
From Floyd Norris at Notions on High and Low Finance » In 1960, when Richard Nixon lost narrowly to John Kennedy in another recession year, he is said to have blamed William McChesney Martin, the Federal Reserve chairman, for not doing more to stimulate the economy. [read post]
24 Jan 2010, 3:52 pm by johntfloyd
Prison Systems Breed Future Violence By: Houston Criminal Attorney John Floyd and Paralegal Billy Sinclair The Wall Street Journal (Jan. 8, 2010) carried a report about the decreasing violent crime rate across the country. [read post]
17 Dec 2008, 11:05 pm
Ethical Lapses, Forensic Impropriety and Extreme Carelessness; Another Day at the Harris County Criminal Justice Center By Houston Criminal Defense Lawyer John Floyd and Paralegal Billy Sinclair In October 2002 two young boys were playing together in downtown Houston when they were approached by a stranger who offered them money in exchange for removing some trash. [read post]
28 Apr 2010, 11:14 pm by johntfloyd
Legislatively Mandated Innocence Commission to Review Claims of Wrongful Convictions and Bring Accountability for Wrongful Convictions Needed By: Houston Criminal Attorney John Floyd and Paralegal Billy Sinclair There have been 252 DNA exonerations in this country through April 2010. [read post]
8 Sep 2011, 2:05 pm by johntfloyd
By: Houston Criminal Lawyer John Floyd and Paralegal Billy Sinclair Jury selection has begun in the high profile criminal case against Dr. [read post]
20 Sep 2019, 3:30 am by Jack Sharman
This panel I shared with Erica Barnes, John Floyd, and Jamila Hall about “Big Data” at the recent ABA Southeastern White Collar Crime Institute was fun and, one hopes, useful. [read post]
27 Apr 2013, 6:00 am
In INDIVIDUAL PRIVACY VERSUS CELLPHONE PINGING: The Tension between Modern Technology, Constitution and the Courts, Houston criminal lawyer John Floyd and paralegal Billy Sinclair describe cell phone pinging and how it can be subject to abuse, e.g. violation of privacy. [read post]
6 Apr 2012, 9:52 am by johntfloyd
Warrants for Government Eavesdropping, Targeted Killings and Torture By: Houston Criminal Lawyer John Floyd and Paralegal Billy Sinclair We live in a scary world! [read post]