Monthly Archives: June 2014

Bad blood

There has been bad blood between the judges in Jefferson District Court and the Jefferson County Attorney’s office for some time now.  The latest incident raises that bad blood to a whole new level.  Story here.   (Full Disclosure: I … Continue reading

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A win for privacy

A unanimous Supreme Court recently decided that the police can’t search a cell phone taken from a suspect during an arrest without first obtaining a warrant.  The Instapundit writes about the decision here.

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Technology and the practice of law

This is an area of interest for me.  I am not a fan of Apple products and thus I found this interesting.

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Local code enforcement

Nine times out of ten when you read some outrageous news story regarding a city punishing some kid’s youthful exercise in entrepreneurship or charity, it will involve code enforcement or zoning enforcement.  It just amazes me that the law has developed to … Continue reading

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First amendment victory and second amendment too.

Story here.  If people keep this up we might just finally get the message thru that the citizens have the right to record the police.

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Outrageous

Story here.  Short version, police using a technology to track cell phones in law enforcement matters.  Doing so without a warrant and POSSIBLY lying to the courts about it.  ACLU files suit to obtain information on the use of the technology to … Continue reading

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The Supremes speak

It is rare for credit and collection attorneys to get decisions of interest out of the US Supreme court.  However, it does happen.  In a decision just released, there is interesting language regarding post judgment discovery under the Federal rules.  … Continue reading

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