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About BlumsLaw

Welcome to, featuring the legal and political commentary of Bill Blum. Please note that this site is restricted to Bill's opinion pieces. (Please note: This site does not offer legal services or legal advice of any kind, nor is it associated in any way with a law firm.)

Bill Blum is a retired judge and a lawyer in Los Angeles. He is a lecturer at the University of Southern California Annenberg School for Communication. He writes regularly on law and politics and is the author of three widely acclaimed legal thrillers originally published by Penguin/Putnam: Prejudicial Error, The Last Appeal, and The Face of Justice. The novels are available for purchase as Kindle ebooks.

Bill's articles and columns have been published by numerous media outlets, including Yahoo News, The Progressive, Truthdig, Salon, Alternet, Raw Story, the LA Times, Truthout, Bill Moyers, The Nation, LA Weekly, LA Magazine, Real Clear Politics, National Memo, Big News Network, Citizen Truth, Huffington Post, Common Dreams, California Lawyer, American Bar Journal, and New Europe.

You will find both original commentary and reprints of previously published works here. Follow Bill on Twitter @Blumslaw.