Law Blogs & News Sites
In an effort to help members of the judiciary keep up to date with pertinent legal issues and news, we present below a listing of some of the more popular and current law blogs and news sites.
Please keep in mind that the websites we link to below are not a part of the Texas State Law Library or any other state agency. We have no control over the content found on these sites nor do we endorse any of the information they contain. Please use your own discretion if you wish to access any of the sites below.
A directory of law blogs, which also includes a search feature, to help you find law blogs on specific topics.
- Grits for Breakfast
Law blog that primarily covers issues in the Texas criminal system.
- How Appealing
This law blog focuses on appellate litigation.
Led by a law professor at the University of Pittsburgh's School of Law and powered mostly by law students, this ad-free site covers legal news stories from the U.S. and abroad.
Regional and national news stories pulled from legal publications. Some content requires a subscription.
- Reverse & Render
This law blog provides commentary on Texas appellate litigation.
Covers issues that have to do with the U.S. Supreme Court's jurisprudence.
- SCOTX Blog
Focused on the Supreme Court of Texas, the SCOTX blog covers the latest opinions, tracks currently pending petitions, and analyzes voting patterns of the Justices.
- Sua Sponte
Sua Sponte discusses civil cases from the Dallas Court of Appeals and The Supreme Court of Texas.
- Texas Appellate Watch
This law blog focuses on Texas appellate litigation.
- Volokh Conspiracy
Law blog maintained mostly by law professors.
- Wall Street Journal Law Blog
A collection of essays and blog entries on current legal topics that affect the larger business community.