Fault Lines is the Seinfeld of the Criminal Blogosphere

Ken Womble of Fault Lines won the Simple Justice award for blog entry of 2015 and that is fitting. Scott Greenfield has been complaining about the lack of vibrancy in the criminal blogsphere and Womble is a refreshing… Read More

“Bite Me, Asshole”: Reflections on SEO and Blogging

Search engine optimization (SEO) can be a powerful tool when it comes to marketing your firm’s legal services. It can also be helpful when it comes to settling grudges. When I was setting up my law firm in… Read More

ABA Blawg 100 for 2014

The ABA Journal has again issued its list of the top 100 legal blogs, this time for 2014, and I was honored to have my blog included once again. The Journal is now accepting votes for the top… Read More

Why I Post Late At Night And On Sundays

Ever since Google discontinued its reader, I have relied on “Feedly” for my daily dose of blog reading.  You enter the URLs for all of the blogs you want to follow into the system, and Feedly organizes the… Read More

Kennedy Wins Criminal Law Invitational

Congratulations to Paul Kennedy for winning the Fourth Annual Criminal Law Fantasy Football Invitational.  Riding a series of late season wins, the “Paulie-Wogs” upset front-runner David Benowitz in the first round of the playoffs.  Kennedy then went on… Read More

ABA Blawg 100 for 2013

I was honored to be included again on the ABA Journal’s list of the top 100 law blogs, this time for 2013. The Journal is now taking popular votes to determine the top law blog in each of… Read More

PDS Launches Criminal Law Blog

The Public Defender Service (PDS) has just begun a blog — the PDS Criminal Law Blog — that reviews recent D.C. Court of Appeals opinions.  With Samia Fam, Nancy Glass, Jackie Frankfurt, and a handful of other public… Read More

Liberty & Justice For Y’all Calls It Quits (For Now)

Brandon Barnett of Liberty & Justice for Y’all announced yesterday that he is shutting down his blog: As our law firm grows and the demands on our time increase, the blog continues to get moved to the back burner.  I hate… Read More

The ABA Journal’s Most-Voted-For Criminal Justice Blog for 2012

This blog again received the most popular votes in the criminal justice category of the ABA Blawg 100. Thank you very much to everyone who nominated and/or voted for it. Here are the blogs that received the most… Read More

Liberty and Justice for Y’all Wins Fantasy Football League

Congratulations to Brandon Barnett of Liberty & Justice for Y’all for taking first place in the 2012 criminal law blogger fantasy football league. Barnett barely squeaked into the playoffs with a 7-7 record. He then beat Tempe Criminal Defense in the first… Read More