Constitutional Law

Balkinization

"Balkinization an unanticipated consequence of Jack M. Balkin." This blawg focuses on constitutional, First Amendment and civil liberties issues.

Constitution Daily

"Smart conversation about the Constitution." Posts cover cases before the U.S. Supreme Court, and blogger Lyle Denniston also writes a "constitution check" series of posts in which he investigates assertions made about the constitution in the media and appellate opinions.

FourthAmendment.com

FourthAmendment.com has summaries of search-and-seizure cases and news.

Gamso - For the Defense

Posts cover recent cases in the news related to criminal defendants; the wrongfully convicted and the exonerated; the death penalty and sentencing in general.

How Appealing

How Appealing calls itself the first blawg devoted to appellate litigation. Updated frequently throughout the day, it posts links to breaking legal news stories and important court decisions. The site is an affiliate of law.com and also has links to its stories.

Jotwell

Jotwell—which stands for Journal of Things We Like (Lots)—features relatively brief law prof-authored reviews of recent scholarly articles in plain English.

Popehat

Ken White and his flock are fighting a holy war for free speech. His creed: You don't have the right not to be offended. The writing is clear, funny and instructive: Check out his semi-regular "lawsplainer" posts that offer his lawyerly take on the constitutional issues of the day.

PrawfsBlawg

The authors post about books and papers, law school job openings, concerns of working professors, and "a variety of topics related to law and life."

The Volokh Conspiracy

"Mostly law professors, blogging about whatever we want since 2002."

Verdict

Posts cover interesting cases of first impression throughout the country; the constitutionality of institutions' laws and policies; and op-eds on controversies in the news.