Greetings from Tampa – home of this week's RNC where, as of Thusday afternoon, two protesters had been arrested. TWO! Take that St. Paul and your 800 arrests. Take that New York and your 1800 arrests. Our cops are controllers of chaos. They even deliver free food to hungry protestors. OK, maybe I am a little too excited about how our city pulled this off, seemingly without incident, but it's not every day you get props from Brendan of Occupy Wall Street! On to the links…
Legal Examiner Articles
School bullies have hit the cyberspace. John Mckiggan offers tips for the parents who have children heading back to school this fall.
Are spam text messages filling up your inbox? Ed Normand explains how to stop receiving them.
Bret Hanna expresses concern about the process for Utah hospitals reporting "provider-preventable conditions." Inaccurate reporting and hospital confidentiality sounds reasonable, right? Right??
Upon further review of Todd Akin's comments last week, Patrick Quinlan points out the lack of legal protection many rape victims have once they give birth.
Elsewhere Around the Web
"'Esquire' could mean lots of things." Kevin Underhill takes a look at (non)lawyer John Mark Heurlin on Lowering the Bar.