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Fastcase Introduces e-Books, Beginning with Advance Sheets

Fastcase, the online legal research service, has begun publishing e-books in EPUB and .mobi formats, and the first set of Fastcase e-books consists of advance sheets of U.S. state and federal court decisions, according to Sean Doherty’s post, Fastcase’s Free … Continue reading

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Walters Revives Public Library of Law

Ed Walters of Fastcase has revived the Public Library of Law (PLoL) — a source of free, full text U.S. legal resources — according to a post by Greg Lambert entitled As LexisOne Goes Dark, Fastcase’s PLoL Comes Back To … Continue reading

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New on VoxPopuLII: Walters on The End of Private Copyright in Public Statutes

Ed Walters, Esq., of FastCase, has posted Tear Down This (Pay)Wall: The End of Private Copyright in Public Statutes, on the VoxPopuLII Blog, published by the Legal Information Institute at Cornell University Law School. In this post, Mr. Walters describes … Continue reading

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Weekly Report of Current Opinions (RECOP): First Raw Feed Available

The first raw feed of the Weekly Report of Current Opinions (RECOP), a collection of newly released U.S. court decisions, is now available at Public.Resource.Org, according to a tweet by Carl Malamud of Public.Resource.Org. Carl writes: Will release processed version … Continue reading

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New Source of Free U.S. Court Decisions: Weekly Report of Current Opinions (RECOP)

In 2011, Public.Resource.Org will publish a weekly release — called the Report of Current Opinions (RECOP) — of all slip and final opinions — in HTML — “of the appellate and supreme courts of the 50 [U.S.] states and the … Continue reading

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New Westlaw, Lexis, Bloomberg Systems Previewed by ABA Journal

[NOTE: Updated on 31 January 2010 to clarify the statement in the article that "[s]econdary sources will be coming soon to Fastcase.”] New and revamped online legal research systems offered by Westlaw, Lexis.com, and Bloomberg are previewed in an article … Continue reading

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