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For law students, Twitter may not seem like the best use of your limited time, but you might be surprised to learn that there is a thriving #LawTwitter community.

Legal issues and current events get discussed, shade gets thrown, and there are plenty of laughs to be had. What law students might not suspect, however, is that some of their own professors might be on Twitter, and law prof Twitter is rather spectacular.

Below are five law profs to follow on Twitter.

When it comes to television programming for lawyers and law students, not every show about lawyers and the justice system are going to hit the mark. After all, entertainment is rather subjective.

But, if you crave "who-done-its" or law-related dramas/comedies, below you can find a list of five binge-worthy series to jam into your nights and weekends.

A law professor and American Bar Foundation researcher, Rebecca Sandefur, has been awarded a MacArthur Genius Grant to help advance her research in the field of access to justice.

Sandefur has been focused on figuring out how to help individuals attempting to navigate the civil justice system. As the ABA Journal explained, the civil access to justice problem impacts countless individuals in regards to housing, healthcare, family law matters, and employment issues. Sandefur specifically has been researching how low-income individuals view and obtain legal services for civil matters.

Recently, high school student Anne Salvatore started a law blog. And while high schoolers start blogs left and right, not many seem to get traction, especially when a blog focuses on a subject as mundane as the Supreme Court.

However, for Salvatore, her blog, High School SCOTUS, has earned the notoriety that most law firm and lawyer blogs dream about. She's the talk of the legal town, and even had a feature in NPR and other national media outlets. People across the country, and spectrums of age and politics, are reading, and for a few very good reasons. As a result, the blog has become more active with more teen writers wanting to write about the High Court.

Below, you can read about three of the reasons her blog is better than most lawyers' and law firms' blogs.

If you don't follow celebrity gossip (or news), then you may have missed the big fake Kim Kardashian news that Kanye West seemed to announce out of the blue:

"My wife is in law school now, and it's extremely serious to us."

Okay, maybe it wasn't out of the blue, after all Kanye was talking about how Kim has been fired up about social justice, particularly related to drug sentencing reform. However, clearly Kanye doesn't understand law student and lawyer social media, which just absolutely lit up after that statement, but would have gone absolutely bananas if Kim had really started law school this year.

While the passing of Prince Roger Nelson was profoundly felt by his fans, his family is still seeking answers about the superstar's death.

Prince's family recently filed a lawsuit against the late star's doctor due to an alleged failure in the standard of care that failed to recognize, treat and/or counsel Prince for opioid addiction. And though there were no criminal charges brought against the doctor, the family's lawsuit clearly states allegations that Prince's doctor took no steps to prevent Prince's foreseeable death as a result of opioid addiction.

It's been a big day for high profile attorneys getting busted. Attorney Michael Cohen, known for his former role as President Donald Trump's lawyer-fixer, has accepted a plea deal. And on the same day, Paul Manafort was found guilty.

The shocking news isn't wholly unexpected. The media coverage of both scandals indicated that Cohen was going to cooperate with authorities and that Manafort was just doomed from the get-go.

On social media, for attorneys, there's a fine line between cracking a few jokes and sharing stories and info, and just being irresponsible and stupid.

Believe it or not, what you say on the internet matters for a lot of different reasons. For lawyers, one of the biggest reasons is your and your firm's potential clients. This isn't a free speech issue. It's a what-your-speech-reflects-upon-your-character (and your firm's character) issue.

Below, you can read a few tips on how not to be dumb on social media.

Do you follow celebrity gossip to escape from the mundane reality that is law school (or firm life)?

If so, there's some interesting and recent celebrity law school news. Apparently, in addition to America's second first daughter being enrolled in law school, two other (somewhat) big names have announced that they're starting law school this fall.

Michael Avenatti is expected to emerge unscathed from the recently argued motion for a gag order against him. The high-profile attorney has a media, and social media, presence that would make most defendants want to seek a gag order against him.

However, the federal court judge expressed skepticism from the bench that gagging Avenatti would be constitutional, let alone legal. Judge Otero explained that doing so would have a chilling effect on civil rights. He also chided defense counsel for comparing free speech to a "trick or illusion" wielded by a "small-town carnival magician." For Otero, this issue is "serious business" (and probably one of the more legally fascinating ones on his docket too).