Terroristic Threatening or Rap Music
Terroristic Threatening: can you be incarcerated for rap lyrics? Absolutely.
On March 12, 2015 KC and Tantra from the Power 104.3 morning show here in Honolulu called me up to ask this question. Like Tantra said, “That’s his first amendment! Of course he can say that […]
Solving Prostitution Part II
This all started because I read a petition that used sensationalism over substance to achieve a visceral reaction to gain a signature for a petition. A member of the Pacific Alliance to Stop Slavery told me that he agrees with me that the […]
Pacific Alliance to Stop Slavery – Landsberg Law Office
I read something on a friend’s webpage today, a friend who I trust and respect to use the brain and best judgment. And when I read it, it literally blew my mind.
I. Here is where I lose friends.
What I’m talking […]
Hawaii Juvenile Law — The CASA program
Since I’ve gone into private practice I’ve been lucky enough to participate in all different types of judicial/non-judicial hearings. I’ve done negotiations, the national TTAB, Federal Court, and military court. One of my first cases as a private attorney involved a family involved […]
Ace Attorney — Phoenix Wright
About two months ago I had the pleasure of seeing my new favorite movie, “Phoenix Wright — Ace Attorney”. I saw it at the Hawaii International Film Festival and I loved it. Capital L O V E, LOVED it. I recommend it wholeheartedly for anyone who is in the […]
A conversation I had. Another conversation I had.
Before trial the Prosecutor’s supervisor walked into the room. Everyone knows the prosecuting deputy was new. I knew her to be a good attorney, but by simply being in the room the supervisor was going to make the new prosecutor more nervous, I asked the supervisor “What […]
Judaism and Defense Lawyers
Today I had two people ask me, at completely unrelated times “How do you defend people when you know they are guilty?” And people don’t realize how 1. Clearly insulting that is, and 2. they have no concept how the system works. OR I should say, how […]