Constitutional Law Blogs
Posts offer news updates, legal analysis and documents related to the multiple constitutional challenges to the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
This decidedly left-leaning blog from the American Constitution Society covers court cases and proposed legislation that threatens individual rights. Editorials coming from the likes of the ACLU, the First Amendment Center and gay-rights groups appear regularly.
“A blog providing the knowledge you need to form your true beliefs about police misconduct, wrongful convictions, government transparency, and other civil rights issues.” Posts also discuss whistleblower protection and the Freedom of Information Act.
Covers law, politics and the general musings of law professor Ann Althouse.
"Curmudgeonly comments on the current trials and tribulations of being in the Episcopal Church and the Anglican Communion at the same time, with emphasis on canon law and litigation involving the Episcopal Church, on the interface between law and politics, and between religion and science."
The blog offers insight on various legal topics in Arizona, debates, contradictions, conflicts and legislation.
Posts are addressed to teens and cover how the law may affect them, such as First Amendment issues in schools, cyberbullying and litigation brought by teens against other teens, charges relating to parenting decisions.
"Balkinization an unanticipated consequence of Jack M. Balkin." This blawg focuses on constitutional, First Amendment and civil liberties issues.
"The blog devoted to blog law—that is, the legal aspects of blogging. Topics include blog-related intellectual property law, Internet regulation, defamation, and censorship, as well as how blogs are used as evidence and authority in the courts."
"Blog Law Online covers the spectrum of blog and Internet law and policy." Also discusses freedom of expression and privacy law.
"The purpose of my blog is to educate (and occasionally entertain) you in the area of California defamation law, obviously."
"We provide news and commentary daily on the civil justice system in the U.S., focusing mainly on mass torts, employment discrimination, and injury law. The blog also covers related news in the pharmaceutical and medical industries and developments at the U.S. Supreme Court."
Topics include board structures and procedures; community and economic development; elections; emergency management; ethics and conflicts; finance and tax law; general local government; land use and code enforcement; legislative updates; open government; public health; and property transactions.
"CommLawBlog covers and comments on developments in all areas of spectrum regulation by the Federal Communications Commission, as well as issues relating to copyright, trademark, First Amendment and Internet."
"Focuses on criminal defense and constitutional law issues for everyday situations."
Concurring Opinions is a general-interest blawg.
"Smart conversation about the Constitution." Posts cover cases before the U.S. Supreme Court, and blogger Lyle Denniston also writes a "constitution check" series of posts in which he investigates assertions made about the constitution in the media and appellate opinions.
"Tracks and analyzes cases, current developments, and scholarship in constitutional law, with a particular eye toward teaching constitutional law." Daily posts cover congressional authority, federalism and legislative action at the state and federal levels related to interpretation of the U.S. Constitution.
"An educational legal blog that updates regularly on case law and current events pertaining to constitutional law. The site also has educational information on U.S. Supreme Court Justices, Chief Justices and information about important Supreme Court cases."
"Analysis and commentary regarding federal, state and local pay-to-play laws, campaign finance law, lobbying and ethics. This blog provides up-to-date information about the ever-changing complex landscape of legal obligations in the area of political law."
A popular and influential liberal blog featuring commentary and analysis on the latest political maneuvering.
"The tao of criminal-defense trial lawyering." Posts discuss the criminal justice system and related topics, with a focus on Texas.
Features news, commentary and analysis of a variety of mainly legal and political topics mixed with personal musings.