Does Pop Culture Libel Law and Lawyers?
Source: Picturing Justice: The On-Line Journal of Law and Popular Culture
This essayby Lisa Trach discusses how lawyers and the justice system appear in popular culture such as TV shows and movies. She argues that popular culture almost always paints a negative picture of either lawyers or the justice system. Several examples are used such as the TV shows "Law and Order" and "Matlock", as well as movies such as "Liar Liar".