Monday, June 27, 2011

Terry Stop Extension in Louisiana?

This story came across the wires today with regards to what is and is not enough for "probable cause" regarding a police search. The La. Supreme Court rules in an interim appeal that what the police in this case (see link) was enough to suggest probable cause. For more information see this short article at .

Wednesday, June 22, 2011

New Law School Dean

The Law Library would like to join in all of the other law school entities in welcoming our new Loyola University New Orleans Dean of the Law School, María Pabón López. For the official announcement see here. I've seen Dean López around the building this week so make sure and say hello when you get a chance to meet her.

Sunday, June 19, 2011

Password Safety

I ran across this site today that I thought was pretty interesting, can type in your password and it will tell you how long it would take a standard program to crack your password. Give it a try, it may surprise you.- BB