First Amendment

Pay to Play Law Blog

"Articles, resources, insights on pay to play regulations on the federal and state level."

Politics and Law

"News at the intersection of technology, politics, and law, ranging from intellectual property to censorship to tech policy."


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.

Post or Perish

Internet laws and the legal consequences of social media are covered by this blog, along with more general labor & employment and regulatory issues. There's a focus on Illinois, but federal laws are examined as well.

Privacy and Security Law Blog

Covers privacy and security issues, with topics ranging from the First Amendment and identity theft, to homeland security, phishing and personal privacy.

Reasonable Expectation

Posts all related to privacy and data security issues, frequently about online databases.

Religion Clause

Posts are devoted to news, issues and commentary relating to the free exercise of religion and church-state separation. Some posts cover the intersection of religious law and secular law.

RLUIPA Defense

Posts detail filings and rulings on cases related to the Religious Land Use and Institutionalized Persons Act.

Scrivener’s Error

"Law and reality in publishing (seldom the same thing) from the author's side of the slush pile, with occasional forays into military affairs, censorship and the First Amendment, legal theory, and anything else that strikes me as interesting."

The BHBA IP & New Media Blog

"Posts cover news, court rulings, and practice tips related to intellectual property law, privacy law, and issues pertaining to technology and new media."

The Broward Law Blog

"Commentary about legal news and columns which represent a cross section of American law and justice, with a clear slant to the left."

The Great Writ

"Two law students blogging about law school, the First Amendment, and other various topics."

The Legal Satyricon

"Occasionally irreverent thoughts on law, liberty, tech and politics." This blog focuses on First Amendment, entertainment, and intellectual property law issues as well as commentary on legal practice and legal education issues.

The Shout

This blawg comments on criminal law and cyberlaw, with an emphasis on free speech, privacy and computer security.

The Volokh Conspiracy

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

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.

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.