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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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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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Open Legislative Data in Paris II: Time has come for Law Tracking: Conference, 28 May 2014: Links and resources

Open Legislative Data in Paris II: Time has come for Law Tracking, a conference, is being held 28 May 2014 at Sciences Po in Paris. The conference is being organized by La Fabrique de la Loi (The Law Factory Project), … Continue reading

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New Legislative Crowdsourcing Platform in Washington, DC: MadisonDC

The OpenGov Foundation’s Project Madison legislative crowdsourcing system is now being used to enable the public to participate in drafting legislation of the District of Columbia in the U.S. — in a new crowdsourcing platform called MadisonDC – according to … 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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