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Free Law Founders: New group promotes free access to law and citizens’ participation in lawmaking

Free Law Founders — a new organization promoting free online access to law and citizens’ participation in lawmaking — has launched. Here is a description of the group, from the group’s Website: Citizens, technologists and public officials working together to … Continue reading

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Crowdlaw in Action Part 2: GovLab legal crowdsourcing online conference: Video, storify, and resources

A second online conference on crowdsourced lawmaking, entitled The GovLab Academy Presents: #Crowdlaw Session 2, was held 16 June 2014, using Google + Hangouts on Air. The conference was produced by GovLab: The Governance Lab @ NYU. The event is … Continue reading

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16 June 2014: GovLab legal crowdsourcing online conference: Crowdlaw in Action Part 2

A second online conference on crowdsourced lawmaking, entitled The GovLab Academy Presents: #Crowdlaw Session 2, will be held 16 June 2014, using Google + Hangouts on Air. The conference is produced by GovLab: The Governance Lab @ NYU. The event … Continue reading

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Crowdlaw: Online conference on legal crowdsourcing, organized by NYU GovLab, 2 June 2014: Video, storify, tweets, and resources

An online conference on crowdsourced lawmaking, entitled The GovLab Academy Presents CrowdLaw – An Online Unconference, was held 2 June 2014, using Google + Hangouts on Air. The conference was produced by GovLab: The Governance Lab @ NYU. Video of … Continue reading

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2 June 2014: Legal Crowdsourcing: Online conference organized by NYU GovLab

An online conference on crowdsourced lawmaking, entitled The GovLab Academy Presents CrowdLaw – An Online Unconference, will be held 2 June 2014, using Google + Hangouts on Air. The conference is produced by GovLab: The Governance Lab @ NYU. The … Continue reading

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Crowdsourced lawmaking begins in New York City, with OpenGov Foundation’s Madison platform

A project has been launched to crowdsource drafting and discussion of seven proposed ordinances in New York City, using the OpenGov Foundation’s Madison platform, according to an announcement from the foundation last week: NYC Councilmember Ben Kallos unlocks 7 key … Continue reading

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