Tag Archives: Link rot and digital legal information

Link Rot, Legal Citation and Projects to Preserve Precedent: Conference: Storify, links, and resources

Link Rot, Legal Citation and Projects to Preserve Precedent: 404/File Not Found, a conference, was held 24 October 2014 at Georgetown University Law Center in Washington, DC, USA. The conference Website and program are available at: http://www.law.georgetown.edu/library/404/ One Twitter hashtag … Continue reading

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Law-related semi-finalists for Knight News Challenge 2014

Several law-related projects have been selected as semifinalists in the 2014 Knight News Challenge: Mary Hodder: Open Notice & Consent Receipts (by the Open Notice.org) Keerti Nagappa et al.: An interactive online India-focused portal which will track, discuss & analyze … Continue reading

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Liebler and Liebert on Broken Hyperlinks in U.S. Supreme Court Decisions

Raizel Liebler, JD, MSLIS, and June Liebert, JD, MLS, both of John Marshall Law School, have published Something rotten in the state of legal citation: The life span of a United States Supreme Court citation containing an Internet link (1996-2010), … Continue reading

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Rhodes on The Chesapeake Project Legal Information Archive’s Examination of URL Stability

Sarah Rhodes of Georgetown University Law Library and the Chesapeake Project Legal Information Archive, has published Breaking Down Link Rot: The Chesapeake Project Legal Information Archive’s Examination of URL Stability, Law Library Journal, v. 102, no. 4 (2010) [article 33]. … Continue reading

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New Report on “Link Rot” and Legal Resources on the Web, from Chesapeake Project

A new report on “link rot” respecting archived digital legal resources has been issued by the Chesapeake Project Legal Information Archive. The report is entitled: “Link Rot” and Legal Resources on the Web: A 2010 Analysis by the Chesapeake Project. … Continue reading

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