Monthly Archives: December 2012

Chung and Greenleaf: Policies and technologies in development of free access to law

Slides have been posted of Philip Chung and Professor Dr. Graham Greenleaf‘s recent presentation, entitled Policies and technologies in development of free access to legal information AustLII’s experience, 1992-2012, at JURISIN 2012: International Workshop on Juris-Informatics, held 30 November-1 December … Continue reading

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Suhaka: Average and median word counts of legislative bills in the 50 U.S. states, with maps

Karen Suhaka of LegiNation has posted How long is too long? Not long enough? Just right?, at BillTrack50 Political Eye Candy. The post shows mean, median, and maximum word counts for legislative bills in the 50 U.S. states, with maps. … Continue reading

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Palmirani, Paschke, et al.: Slides of LegalRuleML Tutorial at Jurix 2012

Professor Dr. Monica Palmirani of the University of Bologna has posted slides of the LegalRuleML Tutorial given at Jurix 2012 on 17 December 2012, in Amsterdam. The slides include a general tutorial by Prof. Palmirani and colleagues, and a use … Continue reading

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Griffin on Narrative, Truth and Trial

Professor Lisa Kern Griffin of Duke University Law School has published Narrative, Truth & Trial, 101 Georgetown Law Journal 281 (2012). Here is that abstract: This article critically evaluates the relationship between constructing narratives and achieving factual accuracy at trials. … Continue reading

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Strauss on Private Standards Organizations and Public Law

Professor Peter L. Strauss of Columbia Law School has posted Private Standards Organizations and Public Law, on SSRN. Here is the abstract: Simplified, universal access to law is one of the important transformations worked by the digital age. With the … Continue reading

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Jaquith on Opening Up State Legal Data

Waldo Jaquith of The State Decoded has posted Opening Up State Legal Data, at VoxPopuLII. In this post Waldo provides an update on The State Decoded, his open legal data and e-participation platform for U.S. states. A new version 0.5 … Continue reading

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