The Art of Mackin: 10 Ways to Tell if You Are in the Home of a Chickenhead

If her home has that fried chicken and urine smell. If there are four or more kids running around. If all the food in the kitchen consists of milk, cheese and cereal products. If she has on an ankle bracelet because she’s on house arrest. If you go to use her telephone and the receiver […]

Donald Goines: The Black Gangster

By Mike Enemigo Donald Goines is considered by many to be the Godfather of street lit. Many of today’s street-lit stars including Kwame “Dutch” Teague, have been inspired by him. Born in Detroit to a relatively comfortable family, he attended Catholic elementary school and was expected to go into his family’s dry-cleaning business. Instead, after […]

How to Legally Protect Your Assets Once and For All

By Mike Enemigo Most people can benefit immensely by utilizing a strategy that many entrepre­neurs and criminals alike have used for years. The strategy is based on two very simple principles: 1) A corporation is separate from the owner of the entity, and 2) The fact that true asset protection can only occur when the […]

The Dominant Witness Theory: How Eyewitness Identification Becomes Flawed

By Brian Leslie Eyewitness interviews are a vital part of any criminal investigation. How police approach, question, and vet witnesses can be a critical factor in why they target a specific suspect. The truth is many police agencies, because of lack of resources, don’t provide specialized training in this area to new officers. Unfortunately, these […]

Mike Enemigo Interview Incarcerated Author Minister

Mike: Introduce yourself to the people. Who are you, where are you from? The Minister: They call me Minister. I’m from East Oakland [California]. How was life growing up in East Oakland? For me, life wasn’t about if you would jump off the porch, into the Game. The question was when you would make that […]

Pretty Girls Love Bad Boys: Sometimes, it Only Takes Three Words… I Love You!

By KING GURU Pretty Girls, a lot happens in prison that we won’t always tell you about. Whether it’s about our egos, or protecting you from the harsh realities of prison-life, our censorship is never meant to hurt you. What you need to know is that there will be times when the pressure in here […]

Get Rich Selling Real Estate that You Don’t Own

By Mike Enemigo How can you “sell” something if you don’t own or buy it first? What could be better than “controlling” real estate without buying that real estate? So WHO makes money in real estate? The seller makes money. The real estate agent, bank, appraiser, lawyer, insurance agent, and even the city, county and […]

A Prisoner’s Guide to Correct Analysis of Ineffective Assistance of Counsel Claims Pic: Raw Law graphic

By Frederick Ray The Sixth Amendment’s right to counsel guarantees a defendant the right to effective assistance of counsel. In Strickland v. Washington 104 S. ct 2052 (1984), the Supreme Court set out the analytical framework for evaluating claims in ineffective assistance of counsel. The court applied an outcome determinative approach. “The benchmark for judging […]

Pretty Girls Love Bad Boys: Women Are Unable to Separate Recreational Sex from Emotions

By King Guru Sex: Physical sexual contact between individuals that involves the genitalia. Emotions: Intense feelings (feelings like love and hate). In my search to dissect and then explain the science of cultivating long-term relationships between incarcerated men and free women, I’ve come to a specific conclusion when it comes to women and sex. When […]

Mike Enemigo’s Exclusive Interview with Incarcerated Street-Lit Legend Kwame Teague, aka Dutch

Iceberg Slim is credited with creating the street-lit genre with his 1967 autobiography Pimp: The Story of My Life, and though he sold over 6 million books before his death in 1992, it was Donald Goines who really ran with the genre. Goines, after learning about Iceberg Slim’s book Pimp while serving time in prison, […]