Constitutional Law Criminal Law

Pirate Trials Offer Insight Into Today’s Crimes

With the arrest of Ahmad Khan Rahami, Donald Trump was quick to lament that Rahami would get medical care and due process. His assertion was that our nation had gone soft and was not willing to deal with terrorism harshly enough. In prior elections, it would be shocking for a Presidential candidate to express being […]

Copyright Law General

Future of Music Blogs Uncertain As Feds Crackdown

Thanksgiving weekend, the Federal Government, through the White House’s Intellectual Property Enforcement Coordinator Victoria Espinel and the Department of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), shut down over eighty (80) websites for copyright infringement. While many of the sites were for businesses that sold knock-0ff handbags, perfumes, etc., a fair number of the shuttered sites were […]