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16 Jul

Avvogatto in AVVO

 Image from Library of Congress's website.Blogger Scott Greenfield has written repeatedly about (partly) consumer-driven lawyer ranking site AVVO (whose spelling can mistakenly be seen as "awo", depending on how closely one's computer screen places the vees in the word).Having learned about AVVO from Scott's site,...

18 Jan

The camera never blinks

As much as I worship at the altar of the First Amendment, that does not automatically justify worshipping journalists. (Image from the public domain).Last year, I spoke on a criminal continuing legal education panel where a lawyer who had a high-profile case said "No publicity is...