California Lawyer
The Classical Liberal Constitution

The Uncertain Quest for Limited Government

Erwin Chemerinsky is impressed and disturbed by Richard Epstein's The Classic Liberal Constitution.

Choosing the Future for American Juvenile Justice

Choosing the Future for American Juvenile Justice, examines the ongoing impact of the 1990's "superpredator" myth.

Black Against Empire

The History and Politics of the Black Panther Party

Black Against Empire is an unprecedented in-depth chronicle of the Black Panther Party.

The Divorce Papers

In The Divorce Papers, Susan Rieger's entertaining debut novel centers around family law and relationships.

Law and Disorder

Absurdly Funny Moments from the Courts

An excerpt from Law and Disorder: Absurdly Funny Moments from the Courts, by Charles Sevilla.

Redeeming the Dream

The Case for Marriage Equality

Frederick Hertz reviews the new book by David Boies and Theodore Olson.

Keeping It Civil

The Case of the Pre-nup and the Porsche & Other True Accounts from the Files of a Family Lawyer

Deborah Wald reviews a collection of stories by family law attorney Margaret Klaw.