How to Get Your Phone Fixed Under Warranty

I submitted this request to Motorola, and I am eagerly anticipating a new, free phone. —— To Whom it May Concern: Dearest Sweet Motorola Person, I purchased my Motorola MB526+ from some random person on eBay, I guess, whatever. After that I got on XDA Developers and unlocked my phone before I rooted it. I ...

Best Legal or Criminal Defense Shows (Part 1)

I was having some pizza at Vino’s and Law and Order: Criminal Intent was on. You may assume I like this show because it is ostensibly related to what I do. You know what they say about assuming though. Frankly, most legal or criminal shows absolutely bore me or even get me riled up with ...

Most Boring, Generic Attorney Commercial Ever

Most Boring, Generic Attorney Commercial Ever
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Do it Live: the Art of Criminal Defense

Bill O’Reilly famously yelled at his Fox News crew “[expletive deleted] I’LL DO IT LIVE.”   Bill was annoyed due to a technical failure, I cannot remember if it was a teleprompter or a recording.  In any event, I feel like I am in this position a lot during the work week. Arkansas has 75 ...

Detroit Files for Chapter 9 Bankruptcy

The largest ever municipal bankruptcy in the history of the United States was filed this afternoon, just a few minutes ago.  There is a State law that says the Governor has to approve the filing, but the retirees who are on Detroit provided pensions will be impacted negatively by a bankruptcy, so they are fighting ...

How to Defend Aaron Hernandez

If you believe internet commentators, Aaron Hernandez is guilty and that’s all there is to it.  I see numerous opportunities for a defense attorney to make arguments to create reasonable doubt in this situation.  (Even cases close to me like the West Memphis Three, unless I read the whole file – I have no opinion, ...

Arrest Warrant Issued for NFL Player Aaron Hernandez

Arrest Warrant Issued for NFL Player Aaron Hernandez
New England Patriots Tight End Aaron Hernandez is presently facing “Obstruction of Justice” charges. Right now the comments on sports websites are more likely to presume he is guilty than innocent.  This is contrary to how we pretend our justice system works.  The media released some circumstantial “evidence.”  We do not know whether or not ...

Cell Phone Service

Our firm uses Nexus 7″ tablets, smart phones, and cloud storage. We are always driving around and operating our “mobile office.” While most courts do have have wifi, we can usually get a 3G signal. We were spending about $300 a month on Sprint so we opted for T-Mobile at $80 a month (if you ...

Immigration Law Guide

A fellow attorney I work with recently put out a Guide on Upcoming Immigration Legislation. This is a must read for anyone who is facing or has loved ones facing immigration issues. When you hire a criminal defense attorney, you need to make sure they are familiar with immigration ramifications. At Bowman Lewis Law we ...

Apps for Signing Contracts – New Technology to Test

Today alone I received calls from folks in half a dozen States. Typically we get an email address and send them a .word and .pdf of their contract. Our clients can sign them and return them to us via fax, email, or snail mail. This usually works, but sometimes time is of the essence. Many ...