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A mother’s crusade to amend the RAVE Act & how you can help make festivals safer

Join The Festival Lawyer, Showbams and the new coalition Amend The Rave Act (ATRA) to make festivals safer for everyone.

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10 tips for safely navigating an entrance search at a festival

Here is some legal knowledge (and practical tips) that can help you navigate that festival entrance search like a pro.

Why ‘Morrissey was attacked in San Jose’ story is overblown

SHOW REVIEW: The Festival Lawyer opines about Morrissey’s already infamous show in San Jose.

The “Know Your Rights” infographic at a festival

This simple flowchart from The Festival Lawyer shows you everything you need to know to protect yourself from being unlawfully arrested.

Why Ultra Music Festival needs a new approach

Miami politicians want to ban Ultra Music Festival next year while promoters promise more security, so a coalition of EDM Community stalwarts have come together to offer a two-pronged solution.

The Orwells’ joyful anarchy underscores a band on the rise

SHOW REVIEW: Singer Mario Cuomo gets most of the attention onstage because he is a maniac live, but make no mistake — the Orwells aren’t a backup band for Cuomo.

10 music festival must-haves to elevate the experience

The Festival Lawyer asks the worldwide festival community: “What one item did you not know to bring to your first music festival that you always bring now?”

Why I will still go and see Morrissey in San Jose (Or at least buy tickets and see if he shows up)

The Festival Lawyer makes a strong case to spring for Morrissey tickets in San Jose, even though Moz has cancelled six consecutive shows in the Bay Area.

Marijuana & DUIs: What You Can Learn from Justin Bieber Getting Busted

With Marijuana now legal in two states, The Festival Lawyer offers 10 pro tips to help you avoid the same fate as the Beebs.

10 safety tips women should know when going to their first music festival

The Festival Lawyer interviewed several long time female festivalgoers and ravers to collect tips for women attending their first music fest.

Trouble in Transit: What to do if police stop you on the way to a music festival

Follow these 5 legal tips from the Festival Lawyer if the police stop you in your car, tent, hotel room, motor home or at the airport.

MDMA safety: Practical medical tips for ravers who choose to use ecstasy

The Festival Lawyer offers five important medical safety tips in collaboration with “harm reduction” authors and experts to help Ravers, Bassheads & Ragers dance safer.

The Law of MDMA: Practical Legal Tips for Ravers who Choose to Use Ecstasy

The Festival Lawyer offers five important legal tips to ravers, festival attendees and show goers that choose to use Molly or Ecstasy.

The Festival Lawyer: Upgrade Your Festival Experience Part 2

The Festival Lawyer highlights the best responses to the “3 Festival-Buddy Golden Rules” article by sharing some of the Festival Upgrade responses.

Upgrade your Fest Experience by following the 3 “Festival-Buddy Golden Rules”

The Festival Lawyer suggests Three Golden Rules to help Upgrade your festival experience along with everyone else’s around you.

The Festival Lawyer: What To Do if The Police Stop You at a Music Festival – Part 2

The Festival Lawyer presents “The Godfather 2″ of festivalgoer’s legal advice, highlighting the best reactions & responding to the most pertinent questions from the first article.

What to do if the police stop you at a music festival

If the police stop you out of the blue in the middle of a music festival and start questioning you, what do you do? Follow these 5 steps from the Festival Lawyer.