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Sunday, August 02, 2015

Justia ranks the popularity of 6,208 Blawgs in 74 subcategories


Justia ranks the popularity of 6,208 Blawgs in 74 subcategories
Source: http://blawgsearch.justia.com/topblawgs

Listed below are “the top 25 Blawgs” of the 6208 Law Blogs  reported by Justia for the week ending July 31, 2015. Blawgs are ranked based on the number of visits to the Blawg from the BlawgSearch search engine and directory listing pages. Click on the highlighted text in color to access the Blawg. 


Provides liberal coverage of crime-related political and injustice news.
Last Updated: July 31, 2015 - Rank this Week: 2

Covers mortgage fraud information, fraud schemes and indictments. By Rachel Dollar.
Last Updated: July 31, 2015 - Rank this Week: 3

Covers England and Walescase law, legislation, and legal news. From the Inner Temple Library.
Last Updated: July 31, 2015 - Rank this Week: 4

Covers mergers and acquisitions, investment banking, IPOs, private equity, hedge funds, venture capital and law. From The New York Times.
Last Updated: July 31, 2015 - Rank this Week: 5

Covers sex offender laws and cases.
Last Updated: July 5, 2015 - Rank this Week: 6

A legal tabloid that provides news and gossip about the profession's colorful personalities and powerful institutions, as well as original commentary on breaking legal developments.
Last Updated: July 31, 2015 - Rank this Week: 7

Includes news, cases and commentary on real estate and property law in New Yorkand nationwide. By Newman FerraraLLP.
Last Updated: July 31, 2015 - Rank this Week: 8

By Eugene Volokh, Dale Carpenter, David Kopel, David Bernstein, David Post, Erik Jaffe, Ilya Somin, Jim Lindgren, Jonathan Adler, Kevan Choset, Orin Kerr, Randy Barnett, Russell Korobkin, Sasha Volokh, Stuart Benjamin, Todd Zywicki & Tyler Cowen.
Last Updated: July 31, 2015 - Rank this Week: 9

Covers the Supreme Court of the United States. By Bloomberg Law.
Last Updated: July 30, 2015 - Rank this Week: 10

Covers legal news. From the University of Pittsburgh School of Law.
Last Updated: July 31, 2015 - Rank this Week: 11

Covers privacy, crime and security online. From Wired News.
Last Updated: July 31, 2015 - Rank this Week: 12

By University of Miamilaw professor Michael Froomkin. Covers civil liberties, the Internet, Guantanamo, Iraqattrocities, politics and more.
Last Updated: July 29, 2015 - Rank this Week: 13

Blogging resources, ideas and news for law firm bloggers. By Kevin O'Keefe.
Last Updated: July 31, 2015 - Rank this Week: 14

Covers Brazilian IT law. In Portuguese. By Alexandre Atheniense.
Last Updated: January 25, 2015 - Rank this Week: 15

Features notices of new Opinions and Orders from the Montana Supreme Court, library announcements, research tips, and Montanalegal news.
Last Updated: July 30, 2015 - Rank this Week: 16

Features law, marketing, Internet legal resources and technology news. By Sabrina I. Pacifici.
Last Updated: July 31, 2015 - Rank this Week: 17

Covers legal business news, analysis and intelligence. From The American Lawyer.
Last Updated: May 4, 2012 - Rank this Week: 18

Provides summary and commentary on selected court and administrative decisions and related matters affecting public employers and employees in New York State. By Harvey Randall, Esq.
Last Updated: July 31, 2015 - Rank this Week: 19

Features law-related calls for papers, conferences and workshops. From the Ohio State Moritz College of Law, University of Georgia School of Law, University of Pittsburgh School of Law and University of Washington School of Law.
Last Updated: July 19, 2015 - Rank this Week: 20

Covers federal criminal law topics such as identity theft, capital punishment, drug enforcement, environmental crimes, immigration, and military law. By Tom Withers.
Last Updated: July 2, 2014 - Rank this Week: 21

Covers research, studies, and court cases related to sex offender issues.
Last Updated: July 30, 2015 - Rank this Week: 22

Chronicles the high cost of our legal system.
Last Updated: July 31, 2015 - Rank this Week: 23

Covers food poisoning law. By Bill Marler.
Last Updated: July 31, 2015 - Rank this Week: 24

Covers fraud and forensic accounting, including tax fraud and the Sarbanes-Oxley Act. By Tracy Coenen.
Last Updated: July 22, 2015 - Rank this Week: 25
 

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