It's the kind of story that tends to get big play on the blog Above the Law: A prominent University of Miami School of Law professor and civil rights advocate arrested on suspicion of soliciting an undercover officer for sex. The blog had plenty of fun with the story in October 2007 with a series of posts about Donald Marvin Jones, whom it dubbed "The Nutty Professor." The only problem, according to a lawsuit Jones has filed in federal court, was that it didn't happen that way, and the blog's coverage veered into racism.
Law Professor Sues Above the Law Blog, Alleging 'Viciously Racist Series of Rants'
The National Law Journal
November 3, 2009