Cartoon Caption Contest

Cartoon Caption: Will this one-eyed octopus find blind justice?

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This octopus doesn’t seem too thrilled about the foundation of justice. Send us your best caption for this month’s cartoon to give this eight-legged creature its due process. The winner of our June challenge will see their caption and credit printed in an upcoming issue of the ABA Journal.

Congrats to May’s winning contest contributor, Tom Frenkel of Carbondale, Illinois. His caption will appear in an upcoming issue of the ABA Journal.


Octopus destroys justice sign and pillars while lawyers run away.

Submit the caption you think best fits this cartoon by emailing captions[at]abajournal[dot]com with “June Caption Contest” in the subject line. Only entries received by 11:59 p.m. Sunday, June 11, will be considered.

Man with magnifying glass.

“Counselor, I believe the witness has testified that she succumbed to lies, not lice.”

How the contest works: Readers are asked to consider what’s happening in the cartoon in this post and submit clever, original captions. ABA Journal staff will review entries, pick their favorites, then ask readers to vote on the best of the bunch.

How to enter: Submit the caption you think best fits the scene depicted in the cartoon by emailing captions[at]abajournal[dot]com with “June Caption Contest” in the subject line.

Deadline for entry: Contest entries must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. Sunday, June 11.

The prize: Bragging rights. Plus, the winning caption and credit to the caption writer will appear in an upcoming issue of the ABA Journal.

For complete rules, follow this link. To view past cartoons, check out this gallery or follow the Cartoon Caption Contest RSS feed

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