Tag Archives: Criminal procedure information systems

CourtDate App wins award at Startup Weekend Oakland 2014

A team of young people has developed a new app called CourtDate App, which sends SMS messages to young people to remind them of their upcoming court dates. The app won an award at this past weekend’s Startup Weekend Oakland … Continue reading

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Bushway et al. on the Influence of Advisory Sentencing Guidelines on Judicial Decision Making

Professor Dr. Shawn D. Bushway of the University of Albany, Professor Dr. Emily G. Owens of Cornell University, and Professor Dr. Anne Morrison Piehl of Rutgers University, have published Sentencing Guidelines and Judicial Discretion: Quasi-Experimental Evidence from Human Calculation Errors, … Continue reading

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Fulda on Implications of a Logical Paradox for Computer-dispensed Justice Reconsidered

Dr. Joseph S. Fulda has published Implications of a logical paradox for computer-dispensed justice reconsidered: Some key differences between minds and machines, forthcoming in Artificial Intelligence and Law. Here is the abstract: We argued [Since this argument appeared in other … Continue reading

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Legal Informatics Papers @ ECEG 2011

The following legal informatics papers were presented at ECEG 2011: The 11th European Conference on eGovernment, held 16-17 June 2011, at the University of Ljubljana Faculty of Administration, in Ljubljana, Slovenia. (If you know of other legal informatics papers presented … Continue reading

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Lanzara on How New Media Change the Way Judges Deal with Trial Transcripts

Professor Dr. Giovan Francesco Lanzara of Università di Bologna Dipartimento di Scienza Politica has published Remediation of practices: How new media change the ways we see and do things in practical domains, First Monday, v. 15, no. 6-7 (June 2010), … Continue reading

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Hartley, Miller, & Spohn on Type of Counsel and Its Effect on Criminal Court Outcomes

Professor Dr. Richard D. Hartley and Professor Dr. Holly Ventura Miller, both of The University of Texas at San Antonio Department of Criminal Justice, and Professor Dr. Cassia Spohn of The Arizona State University Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice, … Continue reading

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Jackson on Court-Provided Trial Technology in Criminal Trials

Professor Sheryl Jackson of the Queensland University of Technology School of Law has published Court-Provided Trial Technology: Efficiency and Fairness for Criminal Trials, 39 Common Law World Review 219-249 (2010) (Issue No. 3). Here is the abstract: In Australia, trials … Continue reading

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Hoffmeister on Jurors in the Digital Age

Professor Thaddeus Hoffmeister of the University of Dayton School of Law has posted a paper entitled Jurors in the Digital Age. Here is the abstract: Improper use of new technology by jurors inside and outside the courtroom has become so … Continue reading

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Gazal-Ayal & Sulitzeanu-Kenan on Ethnic In-Group Bias in Judicial Decisions

Dr. Oren Gazal-Ayal of the University of Haifa Faculty of Law, and Dr. Raanan Sulitzeanu-Kenan of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem Political Science Department and Federmann School of Public Policy, have published Let My People Go: Ethnic In-Group Bias in … Continue reading

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Bex et al. on A Hybrid Formal Theory of Arguments, Stories, and Criminal Evidence

Dr. Floris J. Bex of The University of Dundee Argumentation Research Group, and colleagues, have published A Hybrid Formal Theory of Arguments, Stories, and Criminal Evidence, forthcoming in Artificial Intelligence and Law. Here is the abstract: This paper presents a … Continue reading

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