News of Interest

"DOJ Needs to Consider Its Full Impact on System, Say Public Defenders and Private Criminal Defense Lawyers," NACDL & NLADA News Release, August 20, 2012.

"Missouri Public Defender Caseload Litigation," NACDL’s Weekly Podcast, August 17, 2012.

"New Attack on Counsel Access at GTMO to Be Heard Friday," NACDL News Release, August 17, 2012.

"Editorial: The Right to Counsel at Guantánamo Bay," International Herald Tribune, August 17, 2012.

"Russian Punk Band Is Found Guilty of Hooliganism for Anti-Putin Protest," by David M. Herszenhorn, The New York Times, August 17, 2012.

"When The Lawyer Becomes The Object Of Prosecution," by Carrie Johnson, NPR, August 17, 2012.

"Cal. Supreme Court Holds 110-Year Sentence For Juvenile Defendant Was ‘Cruel and Unusual,’" NACDL Press Release, August 16, 2012.

"Police must honor ambiguous requests for a lawyer: 9th Circuit," Reuters, August 16, 2012.

"Behind the Scenes of the 'Bedi' Case," by Joel B. Rudin, New York Law Journal, August 16, 2012.

"Bid to Overturn Verdict Suggests Witness Was 'Bribed for Testimony,'" by Andrew Keshner, New York Law Journal, August 15, 2012.

"Obama's Drug Czar Is Lying to You About Drug Courts," by Mike Riggs, Reason, August 15, 2012.

"Judge denies Kilpatrick bid for new lawyer in corruption trial," by Tresa Baldas and Joe Swickard, Detroit Free Press, August 15, 2012.

"Can We Be Tough on Crime Without Being Tough on Taxpayers?," by Julie Stewart, The Crime Report, August 14, 2012.

"Safety of Drones in U.S. Airspace," by G.W. Schulz, Wired, August 14, 2012.

"State Judges on Corporate Interest Spending in Judicial Elections," by Zoe Tillman, The National Law Journal, August 14, 2012.

"Misconduct by Prosecutors, Once Again," by Michael Powell, The New York Times, August 14, 2012.

"High Court Looking at Failures of Indigent Defense," by Kenneth Jost, Jost on Justice Blog, August 13, 2012.

"Cities use surveillance systems that identify potential ‘terrorists’ with facial recognition," by Charles Arthur, The Guardian, August 13, 2012.

"Coalition of Nearly 70 Former Judges, Prosecutors Urge High Court to Hear Gov’t Misconduct Dispute," by Molly McDonough, ABA Journal, August 13, 2012.

"Police see drones as cheap eye in the sky," by Jennifer Vogel, Minnesota Public Radio, August 13, 2012.

"Racial Profiling Rife at Airport, U.S. Officers Say," by Michael S. Schmidt and Eric Lichtblau, The New York Times, August 12, 2012.

"Texas prison population shrinks as rehabilitation programs take root," by Mike Ward, The Austin American-Statesman, August 11, 2012.

"Details Emerge on Government Study of Presidential Pardons," by Dafna Linzer, Pro Publica, August 8, 2012.

"Pussy Riot Make Final Pleas in Moscow Court," by Khristina Narizhnaya, Rolling Stone Magazine, August 8, 2012.

"Justice Dept. won't appeal computer fraud dismissal," by Steven Musil, CNET, August 8, 2012.

"The Uncertain Fate of Pennsylvania's Juvenile Lifers," by Matt Stroud and Liliana Segura, The Nation, August 7, 2012.

"DOJ pushes changes in attorney-client relations at Gitmo," by Mike Scarcella, The National Law Journal, August 7, 2012.

"NACDL President Steven D. Benjamin," NACDL’s Weekly Podcast, The Criminal Docket, August 7, 2012.

"A Personal Reflection on 'Brady' Violations," by Martin H. Tankleff, New York Law Journal, August 7, 2012.

"Gibson Guitar Agrees to $300K Penalty Over Disputed Wood Purchases," by Mike Scarcella, The Legal Times, August 6, 2012.

"Editorial: Mentally Retarded and on Death Row," The New York Times, August 4, 2012.

"Shots Fired: D.C. Circuit Sharply Divides in Machine Gun Dispute," by Mike Scarcella, The National Law Journal, August 3, 2012.

"Circuit Reverses Six Convictions Over 'Preventable' 'Brady' Errors," by John Caher, New York Law Journal, August 3, 2012.

"Despite Supreme Court Ruling, Many Minors May Stay in Prison for Life," by Suevon Lee, Pro Publica, August 2, 2012.

"Are crime labs reliable for court cases?," Minnesota Public Radio, August 2, 2012.

"Court Upholds Domestic Drone Use in Arrest of American Citizen," by Jason Koebler, US News and World Report, August 2, 2012.

"Goldman to Invest in City Jail Program, Profiting if Recidivism Falls Sharply," by David W. Chen, The New York Times, August 2, 2012.

"Tough Legal Issues Converge in Colorado Shooting Case," by Ethan Bronner, The New York Times, August 1, 2012. 

"2012-13 Officers and Newly Elected Board of Directors Members Sworn in at Annual Meeting," NACDL News Release, July 31, 2012.

"ACLU Executive Director Anthony Romero Awarded Champion of Justice Award by National Criminal Defense Bar," NACDL News Release, July 31, 2012.

"How Forensic Psychiatry Informs Trials," NPR, July 30, 2012.

"D.A. Policies Fail to Protect Rights," by Richard D. Willstatter, New York Law Journal, July 31, 2012.

"Defense Bar Proposes Pretrial Release Reform" NACDL News Release, July 30, 2012.

"D.A.s Challenge Claim by Bar Section Head They Undermine 'Brady,'" by Joel Stashenko, New York Law Journal, July 30, 2012.

"Richmond lawyer sworn in as head of national defense lawyers group," Richmond Times-Dispatch, July 29, 2012.

"Editorial: A lifetime sentence for felons," The Washington Post, July 29, 2012.

"Vicki Young Receives 2012 Heeney Award," NACDL News Release, July 28, 2012.

"Op-ed: Blowing the whistle on the federal Leviathan," by George F. Will, The Washington Post, July 27, 2012.

"Steven Benjamin Installed as President of NACDL," NACDL News Release, July 28, 2012.

"America, the Law-crazed," by John Stossel, Reason, July 25, 2012.

"NACDL President Lisa Wayne Reflects on Her Term," NACDL’s Weekly Podcast, The Criminal Docket, July 27, 2012.

"Jennifer Zito Picked for National Justice Reform Award," NACDL News Release, July 26, 2012.

"NACDL’s 11th Annual State Criminal Justice Network Conference,"NACDL News Release, July 26, 2012.

"Skype makes chats and user data more available to police," by Craig Timberg and Ellen Nakashima, The Washington Post, July 25, 2012.

"Law Enforcement’s Growing Reliance On Cell Phone Data," The Diane Rehm Show, July 25, 2012.

"NACDLcle+ Mobile App Released," NACDL, July 25, 2012.

"The Public Is Left in the Dark When Courts Allow Electronic Surveillance," by Adam Liptak, The New York Times, July 24, 2012.

"Supreme Court is asked to find that insanity defense is a constitutional right," by Robert Barnes, The Washington Post, July 22, 2012.

"SCOTUS Review with Stanford Law Professor Pamela S. Karlan," NACDL’s Weekly Podcast, The Criminal Docket, July 20, 2012.

"Hon. Beryl Howell Interprets Southern Union Co.," by Ellen S. Podgor, White Collar Crime Prof Blog, July 20, 2012.

"New Jersey Court Issues Guidance for Juries About Reliability of Eyewitnesses," by Benjamin Weiser, The New York Times, July 20, 2012.

"Caseload limits a win for public defenders, clients — and justice," by Robert C. Boruchowitz, Seattle Times, July 18, 2012.

"Undue Burden," by Andrea Lyon, The Huffington Post, July 18, 2012.

"Guantanamo war court holds secret session; accused not present," by Carol Rosenberg, Miami Herald, July 18, 2012.

"Keeping Kids Connected With Their Jailed Parents," by Gillian Ferris Kohl, NPR, July 18, 2012.

"More criticism of St. Paul's crime lab in second day of drug case," by Madeleine Baran, Minnesota Public Radio, July 17, 2012.

"Does the Constitution Even Apply at Guantanamo? Defense teams file a sealed motion seeking a ruling." NACDL Press Release, July 17, 2012.

"Should Former Felons Have The Right To Vote?," NPR, July 16, 2012.

"In DISROBED: An Inside Look at the Life and Work of a Federal Trial Judge, Judge Frederic Block provides a rare and revealing look at the career, cases and wisdom of a federal court judge," NACDL Press Release, July 17, 2012.

"Disrobed, a new book by Judge Frederic Block," NACDL’s Weekly Podcast, The Criminal Docket, July 16, 2012.

"Disenfranchised Felons," Editorial, The New York Times, July 16, 2012.

"That’s No Phone. That’s My Tracker." by Peter Maass and Megha Rajagopalan, The New York Times, July 15, 2012.

"Indiana prosecutor accused of silencing Chinese woman on murder charge," by Ed Pilkington, The Guardian, July 15, 2012.

"Mass. court tightens rules on indigent defendants," by Denise Lavoire, Associated Press, July 13, 2012.

"Florida supreme court upholds controversial drug law," by Thomas-Andrew Gustafson, WFSU, July 12, 2012.

"Fla. Supreme Court Upholds State’s Controversial Drug Law But decision is at odds with state’s arguments in federal court case," NACDL News Release, July 12, 2012.

"Philadelphia Seeks Balance as It Limits Stop-and-Frisk," by Erica Goode, The New York Times, July 12, 2012.

"FBI to review lab work on thousands of convictions," by Pete Yost, Associated Press, July 11, 2012.

"Lawmakers push ‘Stolen Valor’ fix to withstand future court challenges," by Jeremy Herb, The Hill, July 11, 2012.

"Justice Dept., FBI to review use of forensic evidence in thousands of cases," by Spencer S. Hsu, The Washington Post, July 10, 2012.

"Vicki Young to Receive 2012 Heeney Award At Gideon v. Wainwright 50th Anniversary Gala," NACDL Press Release, July 10, 2012.

"The NYPD and 'Reasonable Suspicion'," The Brian Lehrer Show, July 10, 2012.

"More Demands on Cell Carriers in Surveillance," By Eric Lichtblau, New York Times, July 9, 2012.

"Hard Case: Criminal defense lawyer Steve Benjamin never rests," by Gary Robertson, Richmond Magazine, July 8, 2012.

"Decriminalization of Drug Possession Doesn't Increase Drug Use, New Report Finds," by Ernest Drucker, Huffington Post, July 7, 2012.

"Weekly News Roundup," NACDL’s Weekly Podcast, The Criminal Docket, July 6, 2012.

"Courts Found DA Error in Nearly 25% of Reversed Cases," by Brandi Grissom, Texas Tribune, July 5, 2012.

"Where’s the punishment after Justice Dept. misconduct?" by Brendan V. Sullivan Jr., The Washington Post, July 5, 2012.

"Number of federal and state wiretaps dropped in 2011, report finds," by Todd Ruger, The National Law Journal, July 3, 2012.

"Bobby Ferguson adds lawyer for Kwame Kilpatrick corruption case," by Tresa Baldas, Detroit Free Press, July 3, 2012.

"Mob boss John Gotti's lawyer to defend Bobby Ferguson," by Robert Snell, The Detroit News, July 2, 2012.

"International court staff freed after detention in Libya," by Jomana Karadsheh, CNN, July 2, 2012.

"Assessing The Supreme Court's Recent Term," NPR, July 2, 2012.

"Miller and Alvarez," NACDL’s Weekly Podcast, The Criminal Docket, June 29, 2012.

"Land of the Free: the Best Investigative Reporting on U.S. Prisons," by Cora Currier, ProPublica, June 29, 2012.

"Supreme Court Rules Stolen Valor Act Violates First Amendment," NACDL Press Release, June 28, 2012.

"Government will try again after Bobby Ferguson's case ends in mistrial," by Tresa Baldas, Jim Schaefer, M.L. Elrick, Cecil Angel and David Ashenfelter, Detroit Free Press, June 27, 2012.

"Sentencing Ruling Reflects Rethinking on Juvenile Justice," by Ethan Bronner, The New York Times, June 27, 2012.

"Brain Science Behind Youth Life Sentence Ruling," NPR, June 26, 2012.

"In 5-4 decision, Court again limits sentences for juvenile offenders," by Tony Mauro, The National Law Journal, June 25, 2012.

"Supreme Court Decision on Arizona Immigration Law," by John Schwartz, The New York Times, June 11, 2012 (Updated June 26, 2012).

"Arizona Immigration Law Could Still Be Abused," NACDL Press Release, June 25, 2012.

"Supreme Court: Eighth Amendment Prohibits Schemes of Mandatory Life without Parole for Juveniles," NACDL Press Release, June 25, 2012.

"More Va. cases of innocence possible," by Frank Green, Richmond Times-Dispatch, June 24, 2012.

"Prosecutors say grand juries are helpful, but legislator seeks reform," by Mark Wilson, Courier Press, June 23, 2012.

"Overcriminalizing the Empire State?," by Isaac Gorodetski, Point of Law, June 22, 2012.

"Historic Senate Hearing on Solitary Confinement," NACDL’s Weekly Podcast, The Criminal Docket, June 22, 2012.

"Imprisoned Over 20 Years, Brooklyn Man Gets Retrial," by Mosi Secret, The New York Times, June 22, 2012.

"The Grim Realities Of Life In Supermax Prisons," NPR, June 21, 2012.

"Should Not Disclosing Your HIV Status Be a Crime?" by Nicole Pasulka, Mother Jones, June 21, 2012.

"Lawyers for Guantanamo detainee appeal to Canada for transfer," Associated Press, June 21, 2012.

"Prosecutors’ bad decisions should have real costs," by Abbe D. Lowell, The Washington Post, June 21, 2012.

"Court Reaffirms Fairness in Corporate, Cocaine Sentencing," NACDL Press Release, June 21, 2012.

"The Abuse of Solitary Confinement," The New York Times, June 21, 2012.

"GOP looks to block EPA from using drones to enforce clean-water rules," by Pete Kasperowicz, The Hill, June 20, 2012.

"Federal judge kicks out part of Chicago's gun law," by Dahleen Glanton and Liam Ford, The Chicago Tribune, June 20, 2012.

"Solitary confinement 'is driving men insane,' exonerated convict testifies," by Jamie Goldberg, The Los Angeles Times, June 19, 2012.

"The High Costs Of High Security At Supermax Prisons," by Jacob McCleland, NPR, June 19, 2012.

"Solitary Confinement: Human, Economic and Public Safety Costs," NACDL Press Release, June 19, 2012.

"High Court Takes Different Turn On Lab Tests," NPR, June 18, 2012.

"Va. DNA data supports innocence of 33 convicted of sex crimes, study concludes," by Frank Green, Richmond Times-Dispatch, June 18, 2012.

"Defenders dwindling," by Joe Gyan Jr., The Advocate, June 18, 2012.

"Australia's Carr visits Libya to press for release of detained lawyer," CNN, June 18, 2012.

"Pennsylvania Public Defenders Rebel Against Crushing Caseloads," by John Rudolf, Huffington Post, June 16, 2012.

"The Perils of Filming Police," by Bob Garfield, On the Media, June 15, 2012.

"Wash. High court sets public defender standards," by Gene Johnson, The Seattle Times, June 15, 2012.

"Jury Begins Deliberations in US Insider Trading Case," by Larry Freund, Voice of America, June 14, 2012.

"State Legislative Affairs Update," NACDL’s Weekly Podcast, The Criminal Docket, June 14, 2012.

"Russian Official’s Death Threat, in Bold Type," by David M. Herszenhorn, The New York Times, June 14, 2012.

"Michigan Finally Eyeing Changes To Lawyers For Poor," by Carrie Johnson, NPR, June 14, 2012.

"NATO chief calls for Libya to release ICC detainees," Reuters, June 14, 2012.

"The Big Three FCPA Lessons from the Morgan Stanley Case," by Amy Conway-Hatcher, Law.com/Corporate Counsel, June 14, 2012.

"ICC team visit detained colleagues in Libya," by Marie-Louise Gumuchian, Reuters, June 13, 2012.

"The Obama Administration Is Criminalizing Investigative Reporting," by Dan Froomkin, Huffington Post, June 12, 2012.

"‘NATO 3’ case puts state definition of ‘terrorism’ to the test," by Mark Brown, Chicago Sun-Times, June 12, 2012.

"No answers on Australian lawyer in Libya, Melinda Taylor," Australian Associated Press/Agence France Presse, June 12, 2012.

"Freedom of information as a prophylactic against tyranny," by Robert Steinbuch and Brett Tolman, Law.com/National Law Journal, June 12, 2012.

"Libya offers bargain for lawyer's release," by Michael Vincent, ABC (Australian Broadcast Company), June 12, 2012.

"Criminal Defense Lawyers Condemn Imprisonment Of International Criminal Court Lawyer and Interpreter," NACDL News Release, June 11, 2012.

"Efforts to relax pot rules gaining momentum in US," by David Klepper, AP, June 10, 2012.

"Return To Alcatraz: Will A Legend End After 50 Years?," by Laura Sullivan, NPR, June 10, 2012.

"For U.S. Inquiries on Leaks, a Difficult Road to Prosecution," by Charlie Savage, The New York Times, June 10, 2012.

"The drone over your backyard: A guide," The Week, June 8, 2012.

"Time Served: The High Cost, Low Return of Longer Prison Terms," The Pew Center On The States, June 6, 2012.

"How Louisiana Became The World's Prison Capital," NPR, June 5, 2012.

"Disrobed: An Inside Look at the Life and Work of a Federal Trial Judge is available for pre-sale now!" Video, Legal Current, June 4, 2012.

"Cuomo Seeks Cut in Frisk Arrests," by Thomas Kaplan, The New York Times, June 3, 2012.

"Texas DA linked to wrongful conviction out of job," by Nomaan Merchant, The Associated Press, June 2, 2012.

"Probing Questions: Experts Debate the Need to Create Exceptions to Rules on Coerced Confessions," by Richard Brust, ABA Journal, June 1, 2012. 

"John Edwards: How the prosecution stumbled," by Josh Gerstein, Politico, June 1, 2012.

"Hank Skinner, Death Row Inmate, Granted DNA Testing In Texas" by Nomaan Merchant, The Huffington Post, June 1, 2012.

"In the John Edwards trial, would a smaller jury have reached a verdict?," by Justin Moyer, The Washington Post, June 1, 2012.

"Safe Data: Amending the Constitution to protect informational privacy," by Adam Cohen, Slate, June 1, 2012.

"You can't fix the death penalty," by James S. Liebman, Los Angeles Times, June 1, 2012.

"Another High-Profile Failure for a Justice Dept. Watchdog," by Charlie Savage, The New York Times, June 1, 2012.

"The Benefits of NACDL Membership," NACDL’s Weekly Podcast, The Criminal Docket, May 31, 2012.

"Public-Place Laws Tighten Rein on Sex Offenders," by Ian Lovett, The New York Times, May 30, 2012.

"The City's Use of Stop-And-Frisk," WNYC Newsroom, May 29, 2012.

"Secret ‘Kill List’ Proves a Test of Obama’s Principles and Will," by Jo Becker and Scott Shane, The New York Times, May 29, 2012.

"The case for clemency: Pardon power too-long ignored among constitutional checks and balances," Grits For Breakfast, May 28, 2012.

"Two Stevens’ Prosecutors Suspended for Brady Violations," NACDL News Release, May 24, 2012.

"The Execution of Carlos DeLuna," NACDL’s Weekly Podcast, The Criminal Docket, May 23, 2012.

"Fairer Ways to Choose Judges," Editorial, The New York Times, May 23, 2012.

"Study: 2,000 convicted then exonerated in 23 years," The Associated Press, May 21, 2012.

"Plea-bargaining cases: Form over substance," by Harlan Protass, The National Law Journal, May 21, 2012.

"Criminalizing Wrongdoing: When Judges Disagree," by Joel Cohen, Law.com, May 21, 2012.

"Punishment Outside Prison," by Lincoln Caplan, The New York Times, May 20, 2012.

"Maryland high court blocks request to reconsider DNA ruling," by Yvonne Wenger, The Baltimore Sun, May 18, 2012.

"When the looter is the government," by George F. Will, The Washington Post, May 18, 2012.

"Encarcelacion: Latin America's Fatal Prison Problem," Series, GlobalPost, May 17, 2012.

"Faulting City's 'Cavalier Attitude,' Judge OKs Stop-and-Frisk Class," by Mark Hamblett, New York Law Journal, May 17, 2012.

"Preying on the Poor," by Barbara Ehrenreich, Huffington Post, May 17, 2012.

"The Crisis of Overcriminalization in America," NACDL’s Weekly Podcast, The Criminal Docket, May 15, 2012.

"Yes, America, We Have Executed an Innocent Man," by Andrew Cohen, The Atlantic, May 14, 2012.

"Injustices of Stop and Frisk," Editorial, The New York Times, May 14, 2012.

"Pardon Attorney Torpedoes Plea for Presidential Mercy," by Dafna Linzer, ProPublica, May 13, 2012.

"Lead FBI Agent in Stevens Case Undergoing Internal Ethics Review," by Elizabeth Murphy, Main Justice, May 9, 2012.

"Amicus Curiae Urge Supreme Court To Hear Rubashkin Case," by Debbie Maimon, The Yeshiva World News, May 9, 2012.

"Should U.S. Troops Fight the War on Drugs?" The New York Times, May 8, 2012.

"Trading fair trial for vengeance," by Andrew P. Napolitano, The Washington Times, May 9, 2012.

"The secret life of your cellphone," Editorial, Los Angeles Times, May 8, 2012.

"Federal appeals court rules against RI inmate," by Laura Crimaldi, Associated Press, May 7, 2012.

"Restore the Law’s FOCUS," by Paul J. Larkin Jr., National Review, May 7, 2012.

"Taking DNA samples should be limited," by Lisa M. Wayne, The Washington Post, May 6, 2012.

"9/11 defendants ignore judge at Guantanamo hearing," by Ben Fox, Associated Press, May 6, 2012.

"Opening the gate to criminal alien appeals," by Michael Kirkland, UPI, May 6, 2012.

"Rand Paul’s Strange Obsession With an Obscure, Century-Old Trading Act," by Thomas Stackpole, The New Republic, May 4, 2012.

"Cuccinelli: Va. law should help clear names of wrongly convicted," by Frank Green, Richmond Times Dispatch, May 4, 2012.

"Guantanamo Update with Mason Clutter," NACDL’s Weekly Podcast, The Criminal Docket, May 4, 2012.

"Accused 9/11 Defendants to Be Arraigned at Guantanamo," NACDL News Release, May 3, 2012.

"Top Judge Makes Free Legal Work Mandatory for Joining State Bar," by Anne Barnard, The New York Times, May 2, 2012.

"Yale Law Journal sponsoring prisoner writing contest," Sentencing Law and Policy, May 1, 2012.

"Child porn viewers share guilt of creators, purveyors," Editorial, The News Tribune, May 1, 2012.

"After They Check the Box," Editorial, The New York Times, April 30, 2012.

"Prosecutorial and judicial misconduct," by Alan Dershowitz and Ronald Rotunda, The National Law Journal, April 30, 2012.

"Debate rages over severity of child-porn sentences," Associated Press, April 29, 2012.

"When Lying is a Crime," NACDL’s Weekly Podcast, The Criminal Docket, April 27, 2012.

"Homeland Security Internet monitoring dropped from CISPA" Declan McCullagh, CNET, April 26, 2012.

"Why Misdemeanors Aren’t So Minor" Alexandra Natapoff, Slate, April 27, 2012.

"US gives employers fresh advice on background checks," by Susan Heavey, Reuters, April 26, 2012.

"Hearings on Barriers to Social Re-Entry for Ex-Offenders And Collateral Consequences of Criminal Convictions"NACDL News Release, April 25, 2012.

"Walmart Bribery Scandal: Retailer Took Part In Lobbying Campaign To Amend Anti-Bribery Law," Huffington Post, April 24, 2012.

"A Fair Shot at a Job," by Brent Staples, The New York Times, April 22, 2012.

"Untouched, Thousands Of Rape Kits Await Justice," by NPR Staff, NPR, April 21, 2012.

"Rethinking the War on Drugs," by Mark Kleiman, Jonathan Caulkins, and Angela Hawken, The Wall Street Journal, April 21, 2012.

"Bias Law Used to Move a Man Off Death Row," by Campbell Robertson, The New York Times, April 21, 2012.

"Failures at the FBI crime lab," Editorial, The Washington Post, April 20, 2012.

"What local cops learn, and carriers earn, from cellphone records," by Bob Sullivan, MSNBC, April 18, 2012.

"The Failed Drug War," NACDL’s Weekly Podcast, The Criminal Docket, April 20, 2012.

"What the Wall Street Journal Missed about False Statements Made to the FBI," by Harvey Silverglate, Forbes, April 18, 2012.

"Why Won't Prosecutors Make Amends for Flawed Investigations?" by Andrew Cohen, The Atlantic, April 18, 2012.

"DOJ review of flawed FBI forensics processes lacked transparency," by Spencer S. Hsu, Jennifer Jenkins and Ted Mellnik, The Washington Post, April 17, 2012.

"Taxpayers should demand cost-effective crime policies," by Julie Stewart, The Hill, April 17, 2012. 

"Homeland Security's 'Pre-Crime' Screening Will Never Work," by Alexander Furnas, The Atlantic, April 17, 2012.

"Stevens Prosecutor William Welch II Leaving DOJ," by Mike Scarcella, The Blog of LegalTimes, April 16, 2012.

"Convicted defendants left uninformed of forensic flaws found by Justice Dept.," by Spencer S. Hsu, The Washington Post, April 16, 2012.

"Liberal Academic, Tea Party Leader Rethinking Crime Policy," by Andrew Romano, Newsweek, April 16, 2012.

"Minesweeper at Lunchtime, a Federal Crime?" Editorial, The New York Times, April 15, 2012.

"The Unchecked Charging Power of the Prosecutor," by Radley Balko, The Huffington Post, April 13, 2012.

"State lawmakers reverse high court ruling on public defenders," by Tricia Bishop, The Baltimore Sun, April 13, 2012.

"Criminal Defense in Denmark and New Zealand," NACDL’s Weekly Podcast, The Criminal Docket, April 13, 2012.

"Documents provide rare insight into FBI’s terrorism stings," by Peter Finn, The Washington Post, April 13, 2012.

"Mother and son plead not guilty to killing dad," by Anthony R. Wood, Philadelphia Inquirer, April 12, 2012.

"House Votes To Repeal Death Penalty," by Daniela Altiimari, The Hartford Courant, April 12, 2012.

"Uncompromising Photos Expose Juvenile Detention in America," by Pete Brook, Wired, April 11, 2012.

"Zimmerman's Murder Charge: Prosecution Must Prove 'Depraved Mind'," Video and Transcript, PBS Newshour, April 11, 2012.

"Business Coalition Engages in Productive Discussion with Administration Regarding Foreign Corrupt Practices Act," Barron's, April 11, 2012.

"NACDL Plays Important Role in Summit with Senior Law Enforcement Officials Concerning Foreign Corrupt Practices Act," NACDL News Release, April 11, 2012.

"For Feds, 'Lying' Is a Handy Charge," by John Emshwiller and Gary Fields, The Wall Street Journal, April 9, 2012.

"Children Can Never Be Safe in Adult Prisons," Editorial, The New York Times, April 9, 2012.

"Strip Searching the Arrested," NACDL’s Weekly Podcast, The Criminal Docket, April 6, 2012.

"Death Penalty Charges Referred for Accused 9/11 Defendants," NACDL News Release, April 5, 2012.

"SCOTUS: Strip Searches in Jail Okay," by Pete Williams, NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams, April 2, 2012.

"A New Era Of Jim Crow?" An hour with Michelle Alexander and Tom Ashbrook, NPR, April 2, 2012.

"Tyler and Trayvon," by Bill Keller, The New York Times, April 2, 2012.

"Examining Marijuana Arrests," Editorial, The New York Times, April 2, 2012.

"Illinois Traffic Stop Of Star Trek Fans Raises Concerns About Drug Searches, Police Dogs, Bad Cops," by Radley Balko, The Huffington Post, March 31, 2012.

"The Stevens Case and Discovery Reform (starts at 2:09:50)," Dan Fagan Show, FOX-4 KTBY, Anchorage, Alaska, March 30, 2012.

"State Court Allows False-Confession Experts, but Bar Is High," by John Eligon, The New York Times, March 30, 2012.

"Juvenile Life Without Parole," NACDL’s Weekly Podcast, The Criminal Docket, March 30, 2012.

"Evidence of Innocence: The case of Michael Morton," 60 Minutes, March 25, 2012

"Soldier charged in Afghan massacre," by Richard A. Serrano, St. Louis Post-Dispatch, March 24, 2012.

"Right to Counsel in Maryland," NACDL’s Weekly Podcast, The Criminal Docket, March 23, 2012.

"Alaska's Murkowski proposes US Department of Justice reform," by Amanda Coyne, Alaska Dispatch, March 19, 2012.

"Seeking justice at the Justice Department," by Joe Davidson, The Washington Post, March 19, 2012.

"Sexual predators rarely committed under Justice program," by Brad Heath, USA TODAY, March 19, 2012.

"Justice After Senator Stevens," Editorial, The New York Times, March 19, 2012.

"Making Prosecutors Share: Stevens' Case Prompts Bill," by Carrie Johnson, NPR, March 18, 2012.

"Federal prosecutors need to play fair with evidence," Editorial, The Washington Post, March 18, 2012.

"The Abuse of Solitary Confinement," Editorial, The New York Times, March 16, 2012.

"Report: Prosecutors Hid Evidence In Ted Stevens Case," by Carrie Johnson, NPR, March 15, 2012.

"Too young for life without parole," by Katherine Ellison, Los Angeles Times, March 15, 2012.

"Giving jailed juveniles a second chance at life," by Marian Wright Edelman, The Washington Post, March 15, 2012.

"Give juvenile convicts a shot at hope," Editorial, The Washington Post, March 15, 2012.

"Probe into Ted Stevens case finds vital evidence concealed," by Sean Cockerham, The Kansas City Star, March 15, 2012.

"Reactions to the report on Ted Stevens corruption trial," by Amanda Coyne, Alaska Dispatch, March 15, 2012.

"Schuelke Report Released on Stevens Trial, Senator Murkowski Introduces Legislation," by GW Rastopsoff, Alaska Native News,  March 15, 2012. 

"Nat’l Criminal Defense Bar Launches Weekly Podcast, 'The Criminal Docket'," NACDL News Release, March 16, 2012.

"LIVE WEBCAST FRIDAY: With Ted Stevens’ Lawyer Robert Cary," NACDL News Release, March 15, 2012.

"NACDL Applauds Sensible, Bipartisan Discovery Reform Legislation Introduced Today in the United States Senate," NACDL News Release, March 15, 2012.

"Misconduct Report on Ted Stevens Prosecution: ‘Systematic Concealment of Exculpatory Evidence’," NACDL News Release, March 15, 2012.

"Ted Stevens Report: Prosecutors Concealed Evidence," by Mike Scarcella, The Blog of Legal Times, March 15, 2012.

"America Needs Sensible Discovery Reform," NACDL Video, March 15, 2012.

"Doctors and Drugs: Is it murder when a patient ODs?" by Julia Dahl, CBS News, March 12, 2012.

"The Power to Kill," Editorial, The New York Times, March 11, 2012.

"Justice, not convictions, more important," by Senator Lisa Murkowski, Anchorage Daily News, March 10, 2012.

"Go to Trial: Crash the Justice System," by Michelle Alexander, The New York Times, March 11, 2012.

"Prisons Rethink Isolation, Saving Money, Lives and Sanity," by Erica Goode, The New York Times, March 11, 2012.

"Lynne Stewart: 8 more years for mouthing off," Editorial, Los Angeles Times, March 8, 2012.

"Holder's troubling death-by-drone rules," Editorial, Los Angeles Times, March 7, 2012.

"House Members Join Senators in Taking on Lacey Act; Nat’l Defense Bar Applauds Another Important Step in Reining in Overcriminalization," NACDL News Release, March 8, 2012.

"Not Everything Can Be a Federal Crime," by Ilya Shapiro, CATO At Liberty, March 8, 2012.

"Hundreds of people in SF could get DUI do-over," by Ben Tracy, CBS News, March 7, 2012.

"It’s time to release the drone memos," by Editorial Board, The Washington Post, March 5, 2012.

"Federal sentences still vary widely," by Nedra Pickler, Associated Press, March 5, 2012.

"DOJ Prosecutor Challenges Release Of Ted Stevens Misconduct Report," by Mike Scarcella, The Blog of Legal Times, March 1, 2012.

"Christie proposes drug treatment instead of incarceration for offenders," by Matt Friedman, New Jersey Star-Ledger, March 2, 2012.

"Op-ed: We need reforms to increase confidence in the justice system," by retired Louisiana Supreme Court Justice Pascal F. Calogero Jr., New Orleans Times-Picayune, February 29, 2012.

"Justice and Open Files," Editorial, The New York Times, February 27, 2012.

"Unusual elements in state's murder case against a mother and son," by Anthony R. Wood, The Inquirer, February 26, 2012.

"Why Do Innocent People Confess?" by David Shipler, The New York Times, February 26, 2012.

"NACDL: Electronic Surveillance & Government Access to Third Party Records," Privacy Lives, February 24, 2012.

"U.S. Chamber Asks DOJ and SEC for Clear Guidance on FCPA Compliance," by Brian Glaser, Law.Com/Corporate Counsel, February 23, 2012.

"The NACDL White Collar Criminal Defense College at Stetson announces inaugural White Collar Criminal Defense Award recipients," White Collar Crime Prof Blog, February 22, 2012.

"NACDL Ethics Advisory Committee Opinion on mail review," by Raffaela Wakeman, Lawfareblog.com, February 22, 2012.

"The NACDL White Collar Criminal Defense College at Stetson announces inaugural White Collar Criminal Defense Award recipients," by Brandi Palmer, Stetson Law University, February 22, 2012.

"Special Court Puts Pet Owners on a Leash," by Nathan Koppel, The Wall Street Journal, February 22, 2012.

"Jimmy Dimora on the witness stand? Defense lawyers, legal experts divided on wisdom of controversial move," by James F. McCarty, The Plain Dealer, February 21, 2012.

"Texas Court of Inquiry Into Prosecutorial Misconduct Is Big News, " By Andrea Lyon, Huffington Post, February 21, 2012.

"Don’t throw away the key," Editorial, The Washington Post, February 20, 2012.

"Electronic Surveillance & Government Access to Third Party Records," NACDL White Paper, February 19, 2012.

"Drones Set Sights on U.S. Skies, " by Nick Wingfield and Somini Sengupta, The New York Times, February 18, 2012.

"Study: Military death sentence more likely for minorities, " Michigan State University, February 17, 2012.

"Lying about receiving a Medal of Honor? It’s shameful — but it shouldn’t be a crime," by Jonathan Turley, The Washington Post, February 17, 2012.

"Drones: Who Is Watching You?" Video, ABC News, February 15, 2012.

"National Task Force to Hold Hearings in Miami On the Restoration of Rights and Status After Conviction," NACDL News Release, February 14, 2012.

"STOCK Act's expansive jurisdiction could lead to abuse of power," by Shana-Tara Regon, The Hill, February 10, 2012.

"House of Representatives Correct to Reject Flawed ‘Public Corruption’ Amendment to STOCK Act," NACDL News Release, February 9, 2012.

"Release the Stevens Report," Editorial, The New York Times, February 8, 2012.

"Judge Orders Release Of Ted Stevens Prosecutorial Misconduct Report," by Mike Scarcella, Blog of the Legal Times, February 8, 2012.

"Virginia must let everyone know about wrongful convictions," by Michael Paul Williams, Richmond Times-Dispatch, February 7, 2012.

"Williamsburg DNA case raises question of effort," by Frank Green, Richmond Times-Dispatch, February 5, 2012.

"Sen. Rand Paul Takes Aim at Lacey Act," by Gary Fields, The Wall Street Journal, February 2, 2012.

"Sen. Rand Paul Takes on Lacey Act; Nat’l Defense Bar Applauds Important Step in Reining in Overcriminalization," NACDL News Release, February 2, 2012.

"NACDL and the Southern Center for Human Rights To Partner in Capital Defense Training, Technical Support," NACDL News Release, January 30, 2012.

"A Reform for Fair Courts," Editorial, The New York Times, January 30, 2012.

"The Caging of America," by Adam Gopnik, The New Yorker, January 30, 2012.

"Ex-C.I.A. Officer Charged in Information Leak," by Charlie Savage, The New York Times, January 24, 2012.

"CIA Officer Charged With Leaking Information," by Carrie Johnson, NPR, January 23, 2012.

"Former CIA Officer Arrested: NACDL Statement," NACDL News Release, January 23, 2012.

"Supreme Court Breathes Life into Fourth Amendment," NACDL News Release, January 23, 2012.

"Prison Beating Clouds Stanford Trial," by Jean Eaglesham, The Wall Street Journal, January 21, 2012.

"Misconduct in New Orleans?" Editorial, The Washington Post, January 16, 2012.

"Did prosecutors suppress evidence in Morton case?" Editorial, Houston Chronicle, January 14, 2012.

"Defense Bar Supports Military Defense Counsel in Opposing JTF-GTMO Order to Violate Attorney-Client Privilege," NACDL News Release, January 13, 2012.

"Paying a Price, Long After the Crime," by Alfred Blumstein and Kiminori Nakamura, The New York Times, January 10, 2012.

"Guantanamo Legacy: A Decade of Detentions," Statement of Lisa M. Wayne, President, National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, January 9, 2012.

"Appeals court ruling requires lawyers at bail hearings," by Tricia Bishop, The Baltimore Sun, January 4, 2012.

"Maryland High Court Affirms Right to Public Defender at Bail Hearings Statewide," NACDL News Release, January 4, 2012.

"Grand juries: A vital tool or in need of reform?" by L. L. Brasier, Detroit Free Press, January 3, 2012.

"Criminal Code Tough to Crack," by John Emshwiller and Gary Fields, The Wall Street Journal, December 29, 2011.

"Justice and Prosecutorial Misconduct," Editorial, The New York Times, December 28, 2011.

"Let Anderson's record be heard by a court," Editorial, Statesman, December 26, 2011.

"Murder Cases Put Questionable Evidence to Test," by Brandi Grissom, The New York Times, December 24, 2011.

"Being Unfit to Stand Trial Lasts Forever in Handful of Cases," by Ann Woolner and Laurence Viele Davidson, Bloomberg Businessweek, December 23, 2011.

"Inquiry warranted in Morton case," Editorial, The Dallas Morning News, December 22, 2011.

"Morton Case Shows Need for Discovery Reform," NACDL News Release, December 19, 2011.

"Exonerated of Murder, Texan Seeks Inquiry on Prosecutor," by John Schwartz and Brandi Grissom, The New York Times, December 19, 2011.

"Federal Police Ranks Swell to Enforce a Widening Array of Criminal Laws," by Louise Radnofsky, Gary Fields and John Emshwiller, The Wall Street Journal, December 17, 2011.

"Politics Over Principle," Editorial, The New York Times, December 15, 2011.

"Indefinite Military Detention Undermines the Rule of Law," NACDL News Release, December 15, 2011.

Convicted of a Crime He Didn't Know He Committed,” Neil Hickey interviewing NACDL Board Member Timothy O’Toole [Video], The Wall Street Journal, December 14, 2011.

"Criminal Code Is Overgrown, Legal Experts Tell Panel," by Gary Fields and John Emshwiller, The Wall Street Journal, December 14, 2011.

"Congress Must Reject Defense Authorization Act," NACDL News Release, December 13, 2011.

"The State of the Right to Counsel at Arraignment in New York," by John P. Gross, New York Law Journal, December 12, 2011.

"A Sewage Blunder Earns Engineer a Criminal Record," by Gary Fields and John Emshwiller, The Wall Street Journal, December 12, 2011.

"Blago Sentenced: He Joins the Justice Department's Smoke-and-Mirrors Show," by Harvey Silverglate, Forbes, December 9, 2011.

"Anti-corruption act would ban innocuous gifts, wreak havoc on local governments, critics warn," by Steven Nelson, The Daily Caller, December 7, 2011.

"Morton lawyers put prosecution on defense," by Chuck Lindell, Austin American-Statesman, December 6, 2011.

"Florida Supreme Court Hears Argument on State’s Strict Liability Felony Drug Law," NACDL News Release, December 6, 2011.

"Retaliation In The Work Place? Allegations Within The Bureau of Prisons," by Walter Pavlo, Forbes, December 6, 2011.

"Presidential Pardons: Shades of Mercy," ProPublica, December 5, 2011.

"America One Step Closer to Codifying Indefinite Detention Without Charge," NACDL News Release, December 2, 2011.

"The Bill of Rights Doesn’t Come Cheap," by Jeffrey Fisher, The New York Times, December 1, 2011.

"Woeful, Cynical Misconduct," Editorial, The New York Times, December 1, 2011.

"Stewart and Wayne: Broader DOJ Authority to Prosecute Public Officials is Wrong Priority,” by Julie Stewart and Lisa Wayne, Roll Call, November 30, 2011.

"Could botched Ted Stevens prosecution prompt federal legal system reform?” by Amanda Coyne, Alaska Dispatch, November 28, 2011.

"Judges saying 'no bond' to white-collar suspects,” by Tresa Baldas, Detroit Free Press, November 28, 2011.

"Nevada Supreme Court Justice Michael Cherry Receives NACDL Champion of Indigent Defense Award," NACDL News Release, November 28, 2011.

"Systemic Concealment in Ted Stevens Case: New Law Needed to Prevent Future Injustices," NACDL News Release, November 21, 2011.

"Defending the Brady rule,” Editorial, Los Angeles Times, November 21, 2011.

"Storied high court: Justices bring life to oral arguments,” by Joan Biskupic, USA Today, November 17, 2011.

"NACDL Releases Blueprint for Grand Jury Reform,” by Isaac Gorodetski, Point of Law, November 14, 2011.

"A Blue-Ribbon Indictment,” Editorial, The New York Times, November 13, 2011.

"Brady’s Mandate,” Editorial, The New York Times, November 12, 2011.

"A Case for Reforming the Grand Jury System,” The Crime Report, November 11, 2011.

"Judges Weigh Phone Tracking,” by Julia Angwin and Scott Thurm, The Wall Street Journal, November 9, 2011.

"America’s Grand Jury System: A Blueprint for Reform,” NACDL News Release, November 10, 2011.

"Judges Weigh Phone Tracking,” by Julia Angwin and Scott Thurm, The Wall Street Journal, November 9, 2011.

"Make police get a warrant for GPS tracking,” Editorial, USA Today, November 8, 2011.

"Justices Rebuke a New Orleans Prosecutor,” by Adam Liptak, The New York Times, November 8, 2011.

"Justices Invoke '1984' During GPS Case Arguments,” by Nina Totenberg, NPR, November 8, 2011.

"New Policy Allows Guantanamo Officials to Seize and Read Detainees' Privileged, Legal Mail,” by Jason Leopold, Truthout, November 3, 2011.

"Appeals Court to Decide Constitutionality of Florida’s Drug Laws,” NACDL News Release, November 2, 2011.

"Crack Offenders Get New Look for Lengthy Sentences,” by Jessica Dye, Thomson Reuters, November 1, 2011.

"Minorities Still Burdened with Mandatory Minimum Sentences,” NACDL News Release, November 1, 2011.

"DOJ Must Explain Missile Attacks on U.S. Citizens Abroad,” NACDL News Release, October 28, 2011.

"No Holds Barred: Dancing With Injustice on My Mind,” by Rabbi Shmuley Boteach, The Jersusalem Post, October 28, 2011.

"Expert Says DA's Office 'Invaded',” by John MacCormack, San Antonio Express-News, October 28, 2011.

"Brilliance and Humanity,” by Professor Andrea Lyon, Huffington Post, October 27, 2011.

"Accused Terror Plotter Pleads Not Guilty in US Court,” by Larry Freund, Voice of America, October 24, 2011.

"PENN LAW SYMPOSIUM - Sentencing Law: Rhetoric and Reality,” NACDL News Release, October 24, 2011.

"Mason C. Clutter Appointed National Security Counsel for Nation’s Criminal Defense Bar,” NACDL News Release, October 24, 2011.

"Can't Serve Justice in 3 Minutes, Alternative Programs Can Help,” by former Chief Justice of the Florida Supreme Court Gerald Kogan, Orlando Sentinel, October 23, 2011.

"Judicial Independence Symposium Oct. 20th at DePaul College of Law,” NACDL News Release, October 18, 2011.

"Nat’l Criminal Defense Bar to Hold Hearings on Barriers to Re-Entry and the Collateral Consequences of a Criminal Record,” NACDL News Release, October 17, 2011.

"Legal Storm Growing Over Secret Use of GPS Units to Track Suspects," by L.L. Brasier, Detroit Free Press, October 16, 2011.

"Gallup Poll: 35% Oppose Death Penalty," by Gary Strauss, USA Today, October 12, 2011.

"President Obama’s War on Medical Marijuana? by Azmat Khan, PBS Frontline, October 12, 2011.

"No Vindictive Prosecution Defense for Arrested DADT Protester,” by Zoe Tillman, Blog of the Legal Times, October 11, 2011.

"WORLD DAY AGAINST THE DEATH PENALTY,” NACDL News Release, October 7, 2011.

"Civil Liberties and Defense Groups Seek to Require Warrants for Police GPS Surveillance,” NACDL News Release, October 5, 2011.

"Amanda Knox Acquitted: Coming Home From Prison,” by ABC News, October 4, 2011.

The Most Important Supreme Court Ever?” by Jonathan Adler, National Review, October 4, 2011.

Prosecutors Are Getting In-House Lawyers' Attention,” by Sue Reisinger, Corporate Counsel, October 3, 2011.

Where Is the Judicial Branch on Targeted Killings?” by Andrew Cohen, The Atlantic, October 1, 2011.

Questions About Killing Awlaki,” by Amy Davidson, The New Yorker, September 30, 2011.

"The Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act Sets an Unusual Standard for Crime," by Gary Fields and John Emshwiller, The Wall Street Journal, September 27, 2011. 

"As Federal Crime List Grows, Threshold of Guilt Declines," by Gary Fields and John Emshwiller, The Wall Street Journal, September 27, 2011. 

Op-Ed: End the Death Penalty,” by E.J. Dionne Jr., Washington Post, September 26, 2011.

Sentencing Shift Gives New Leverage to Prosecutors,” by Richard A. Oppel Jr., New York Times, September 25, 2011.

"A Message from NACDL Executive Director Norman L. Reimer: Criminal Defenders’ New Home on the Web," NACDL News Release, September 22, 2011.

"A Message from NACDL President Lisa Wayne: Politics Killed Troy Davis Last Night," NACDL News Release, September 22, 2011.

"Clemency for Troy Davis," NACDL News Release, September 17, 2011.

Inquirer Editorial: Electing judges undermines trust in the judiciary,” Philadelphia Inquirer editorial, September 17, 2011.

ON THE DEFENSIVE: Self defense or cold-blooded murder,” by Tony Cotton, Wisconsin Law Journal, September 14, 2011.

Op-Ed: Should Faking a Name on Facebook Be a Felony?,” by Orin Kerr, Wall Street Journal, September 14, 2011.

Court Case Asks if ‘Big Brother’ Is Spelled GPS,” by Adam Liptak, New York Times, September 11, 2011.

Fate of Guantanamo Detainee Still Uncertain,” by Mike Hanna, Al Jazeera, September 9, 2011.

Op-Ed Contributor: The Lingering Injustice of Attica,” by Heather Ann Thompson, New York Times, September 8, 2011.

Feds Insist 'Honest Mistakes' Don't Warrant Tossing Out FCPA Case,” by Amanda Bronstad, National Law Journal, September 7, 2011.

Top Secret America,” PBS Frontline, September 6, 2011.

Legal responses to 9/11 still in flux,” by Tony Mauro, National Law Journal, September 5, 2011.

Federal Appeals Court Upholds Disclosure of Cell Phone Tracking Data,” by Mike Scarcella, Blog of the Legal Times, September 6, 2011.

Editorial: The Truth Behind Stop-and-Frisk,” New York Times editorial, September 3, 2011.

Videotaping Police Is Protected Speech, Says 1st Circuit,” by Zoe Tillman, National Law Journal, August 30, 2011.

Police Lineups Start to Face Fact: Eyes Can Lie,” by Erica Goode and John Schwartz, New York Times, August 28, 2011.

Rikers Island Prisoners Left Behind to Face Irene,” by Jean Casella and James Ridgeway, Mother Jones, August 27, 2011.

Leveling the playing field: Immunized Witnesses for the Defense,” by Harvey Silverglate, Forbes,  August 25, 2011.

NJ court orders changes to witness ID evidence,” by Beth DeFalco, Associated Press, August 24, 2011.

With CIA help, NYPD moves covertly in Muslim areas,” by Adam Goldman, Associated Press, August 24, 2011.

Federal Judge's Ruling Raises the Bar to Access Long-Term Cell Phone Records,” by Joel Stashenko, New York Law Journal, August 23, 2011.

“'West Memphis Three' walk free; plea deal reduces sentences to time served as trio maintain their innocence,” by Clay Bailey and Marc Perrusquia, Memphis Commercial Appeal, August 19, 2011.

Calling law flawed, Miami-Dade judge dismisses dozens of drug charges,” by Diana Moskovitz, Miami Herald, August 17, 2011.

Crime Lab Crisis,” by Thomas B. Scheffey, Connecticut Law Tribune, August 15, 2011.

"Michael DiLauro Receives NACDL's 2011 Inaugural Champion of State Criminal Justice Reform Award," NACDL News Release, August 11, 2011.

"Ohio Attorney William R. Gallagher Receives Criminal Defense Bar's Top Honor," NACDL News Release, August 11, 2011.

"Denver Attorney Lisa Monet Wayne Installed as President of National Assn. of Criminal Defense Lawyers," NACDL News Release, August 10, 2011.

Whose Prosecution Is it Anyway?,” By Prof. Andrea Lyon, Huffington Post, August 10, 2011.

"2011-12 Officers and Newly Elected Board of Directors Members Sworn in at Annual Meeting," NACDL News Release, August 8, 2011.

"How a Floridian busted for cocaine possession may save future white collar defendants," by Harvey Silverglate, Forbes, August 5, 2011.

"Due process returns to Florida's drug law," by Times Wire, St. Petersburg Times editorial, July 30, 2011.

"Federal Judge Rules Florida’s Drug Laws Unconstitutional," NACDL News Release, July 27, 2011.

"The ‘Clean Up Government Act’ What Could Be Wrong with That?NACDL News Release, July 25, 2011.

"Out-of-control fraud guidelines," by James Felman and Mary Price, National Law Journal, July 25, 2011.

"As Criminal Laws Proliferate, More Are Ensnared," by Gary Fields and John R. Emshwiller, Wall Street Journal, July 23, 2011

"New Report: Florida’s Broken Misdemeanor Court System – and How to Fix It," NACDL News Release, July 21, 2011.

"Stetson University and National Criminal Defense Bar Launch White Collar Criminal Defense College," NACDL News Release, July 19, 2011.

"Legislation Would Enforce Government’s Duty To Disclose Favorable Information to Accused," NACDL News Release, July 7, 2011.

"Criminal Defense Bar Applauds Retroactive Federal Crack Cocaine Sentencing Guideline," NACDL News Release, June 30, 2011.

"Judge orders FBI to cough up information about a previously secret computer drive," by Aaron Mehta, Center for Public Integrity, June 2, 2011.

"Pentagon files death penalty case against five accused 9/11 plotters," by Carol Rosenberg, The Miami Herald, May 31, 2011.

"ON THE DEFENSIVE: Wisconsin needs to address over-criminalization," by Anthony Cotton, Wisconsin Law Journal, April 26, 2011.

"FIRST PERSON: The DOJ Should Practice What it Preaches," by Jim E. Lavine and Ellen S. Podgor, Corporate Counsel, April 25, 2011.

"State budget crises push sentencing reforms," by Greg Bluestein, Associated Press, April 2, 2011.

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