Tag Archive: Criminal law

A must-have Kindle download

Harvey Silverglate’s fabulous book exposing the dramatic over-expansion of the scope of federal criminal law, “Three Felonies a Day” is currently available for Kindle download for $1.99. I cannot recommend this book more highly. If you’re at all interested in the over-criminalization problem, this is a must read book. (H/T: Point of Law)


Right on Crime?

That’s the title, minus the question mark, of a new website launched by the Texas Public Policy Foundation. The site bills itself as “the sone-stop source for conservative ideas on criminal justice.” As a conservative, and as a lawyer involved in the representation of criminal defendants, I will confess to a little confusion over what…