On May 15, 1946, this man, a lawyer & law professor, was hanged for murder. His name forever stains the roster of those who profess to a greater knowledge of the law in order to facilitate justice and fairness in their communities. Eberhardt Karl Schoengarth (also sometimes presented as Schongarth), born in 1903, was a German… Read More Lawyer & Law Professor who believed in Hitler’s justice
The Jewish Bar Association in San Francisco has created an “Adopt-a-Nazi” campaign to fight back against white supremacists. Obviously, the organization isn’t actually advocating that anyone adopt a Nazi or white supremacist. Instead, the “Adopt-a-Nazi (Not Really)” GoFundMe campaign is raising funds for the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC), which monitors hate groups and litigates on behalf of minorities and keep… Read More Lawyers start ‘Adopt-a-Nazi’ campaign to combat White Supremacists
The legal profession is supposed to weed out people who aren’t morally fit to be lawyers. But they let neo-Nazis in. “I don’t think it should be the state bar’s job to police people for being racists or other assholes,” says Kenneth White of the legal blog Popehat. “If white supremacists are doing objectionable stuff, you should… Read More Should White Supremacists be Allowed to Practice Law?