Criminal Justice

The LowCountry’s Legal Blog

Posts cover issues of concern to readers who have been in a car accident or charged with DUI.

The Maryland Lawyer Blog

This blawg covers legal news from Maryland and beyond, medical malpractice, legal writing, criminal law, legislation relating to accident law, verdicts and settlements.

The Michigan Lawyer

"Opinions and discussions about law-related topics of interest to lawyers and laypersons alike."

The Plea Bargaining Blog

"Dedicated to scholarship, articles and news regarding plea bargaining in criminal cases in the United States and around the world. The purpose of this blog is to further our understanding of the plea bargaining machine and its role in the criminal justice system."

The Ponzi Scheme Blog

"The Ponzi Scheme Blog regularly posts discussions about current legal opinions issued in Ponzi scheme cases, in addition to news in Ponzi scheme cases. Additionally, see the monthly roundup of news published on the last day of each month."

The Real Cost of Prisons Weblog

News, commentary and analysis on prisons: government proposals with the aim of stemming overcrowding and recidivism; inmate living conditions and changing demographics; sentencing issues.

The Rosenblum Law Firm » Blog

Posts discuss criminal law topics with a focus on New York and New Jersey.

The Sentencing Project

This blawg covers news related to legislation regarding criminal sentencing, disenfranchisement and other inmate-rights issues.

The Tax Wars Blog

Blog focuses on tax law, specifically what actions can expose a taxpayer to civil and criminal charges. Also featured is an original poem, "Tax: That Three Letter Four Letter Word."

The Truth About False Confessions

"False confessions are a terrible tragedy that is largely preventable. This blog has three specific goals for combating the tragedy:

"1. to educate the public and policymakers and deepen understanding of all aspects of the problem;

"2. to promote specific reforms; and

"3. to assist attorneys with clients who may have confessed falsely."

The Truth About Forensic Science

"An ongoing forensic science reference for DUI lawyers and criminal defense attorneys."

The Unwashed Advocate

Though not every post is law-related, those that are give an entertaining little window into military law practice.

The Volokh Conspiracy

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

The Watch

Posts cover criminal justice, the drug war and civil liberties.

The Whistleblower Blog

Posts have news and commentary related to whistle-blowing cases and legislation, both state and federal.

The Yin Blog

"Law, politics, pop culture, sports, and a touch of Oregon."

Think Outside the Cage

A blog of the Colorado Criminal Justice Reform Coalition, focused on reversing the trend of mass incarceration.

Third Circuit Blog

Commentary and summaries of cases before the Philadelphia-based 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.

Threat Level

"Privacy, crime and security online." Posts cover the criminal charges filed and appellate rulings handed down that contribute to the evolving definition of what online speech is legal and ethical, among other media law and technology law issues in the news.

Toledo Criminal Defense

Posts answer questions that might be posed by a potential criminal defense client.

Traffic Law Stop Blog

"St. Louis traffic ticket blog."

Trials & Tribulations

"I attended about 90 percent of the Phil Spector trial and wrote about my experiences. Even though the trial is over, I still have a few more stories coming. I plan on attending Spector round deux. I will attend as many of the hearings for the next trial as I can work into my schedule."

Tucson Criminal Law Blog

Posts discuss criminal cases in Arizona, the Ninth Circuit and more broadly around the country, especially SCOTUS decisions. Topics include drug cases, sex offenders and illegal searches.

Underdog Blog

Underdog Blog has posts about criminal defense law, including summaries of recent U.S. Supreme Court decisions. Posts also address First Amendment and other constitutional law developments.

Utah Criminal Blawg

Summaries of Utah Court of Appeals and of Utah Supreme Court decisions in criminal cases.