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Hinkle et al.: Theory & Empirical Analysis of Strategic Word Choice in District Court Opinions

Rachael K. Hinkle, JD, and Professor Dr. Andrew D. Martin, both of Washington University Department of Political Science, and colleagues, have published A Positive Theory and Empirical Analysis of Strategic Word Choice in District Court Opinions, Journal of Legal Analysis, … Continue reading

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Kastellec on the Statistical Analysis of Judicial Decisions and Legal Rules with Classification Trees

Professor Jonathan Kastellec of the Princeton University Department of Politics has published The Statistical Analysis of Judicial Decisions and Legal Rules with Classification Trees, 7 Journal of Empirical Legal Studies No. 2, pages 202-230 (2010). Here is the abstract: A … Continue reading

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