Tag Archives: Constitutional law information systems

The Constitute Project: Comparative constitutional linked data for display, download, and analysis

The Constitute Project is a database of comparative national constitutions, with an interface enabling comparison of provisions, and Linked Data available for querying or for download. In addition to display of comparative data through the user interface, the system enables … Continue reading

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Legal informatics papers at CeDEM 14

Several papers on legal informatics were presented at CeDEM 14: International Conference for E-Democracy and Open Government 2014, held 21-23 May 2014 at Danube University Krems, in Krems, Austria: Guido Boella, Llio Humpreys, Robert Muthuri, and Leendert van der Torre: … Continue reading

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Law-related semi-finalists for Knight News Challenge 2014

Several law-related projects have been selected as semifinalists in the 2014 Knight News Challenge: Mary Hodder: Open Notice & Consent Receipts (by the Open Notice.org) Keerti Nagappa et al.: An interactive online India-focused portal which will track, discuss & analyze … Continue reading

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Deely and Nesh-Nash: my.con: An Online Constitution-Making Platform

Dr. Sean Deely of the University of York and Tarik Nesh-Nash, M.S., of Software Centre, presented a paper entitled The Future of Democratic Participation: my.con: An Online Constitution Making Platform, at CROWD 2014: Sintelnet WG5 Workshop: Crowd Intelligence: Foundations, Methods, … Continue reading

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Dodson and Starger: Mapping Supreme Court Doctrine: Civil Pleading: Article and Video

Professor Scott Dodson of the University of California Hastings and Profesor Colin Starger of the University of Baltimore have published Mapping Supreme Court Doctrine: Civil Pleading, Federal Courts Law Review, 7, 275-284 (2014). The article, and the video on which … Continue reading

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Katz and Schneider on Ethereum and legal applications of blockchain technology

Professor Dr. Daniel Martin Katz of Michigan State University and the ReInvent Law Laboratory has posted Ethereum – A Revolutionary New Platform for Applications (including Computable Contracts), at Computational Legal Studies. Dan’s post links to the Website of the Ethereum … Continue reading

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Starger and Dodson: Video: Mapping Supreme Court Doctrine: Civil Pleading, using SCOTUS Mapper Software

[Update: The authors have published a paper based on the video presentation: Mapping Supreme Court Doctrine: Civil Pleading, 7 Federal Courts Law Review 275 (2014), and have made the paper available on SSRN. HT @colinstarger] Profesor Colin Starger of the … Continue reading

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