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The world's first online legal magazine, demystified significant law and justice events around the world, published from 1996 to 2014.

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Nov 2009

07
Sep 2013
The Oral Hearing - An Endangered Species?

The Oral Hearing - An Endangered Species?

That most central component of our justice system, the right to an oral hearing, may be quitely disappearing.

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03
Apr 2010
Court Rules Revolution: Out With Old, In With New

Court Rules Revolution: Out With Old, In With New

Yes Virginia, there is a Santa Claus. And with Canada’s most comfortable summer in full swing, an old Saint ‘Nick in legal gowns will be showin’ up at the fifty-year old Victoria Court house round Canada Day with a brand new set of access-to-justice Supreme Court rules.

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03
Feb 2013
Dreams of America's First Law Review, 1852

Dreams of America's First Law Review, 1852

The American Law Register first published in 1852, a fact often trumpeted by the publishers. And people read it.

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28
Oct 2007

CANLii, Poulin and the Future of Legal Information

Backrooms and computer servers never served humanity better than what those of Lexum and CANLii do for Canadians.

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25
Jul 2010

Law Reports Rest In Peace

Private law reporters - West Law, Canada Law Book, Carswell - are on the precipice of corporate death. Good riddance! » Continue Reading

11
Feb 2010

Misguided Well-Intentioned Lawyers: Discover Haiti!

Lawyer groups want to help but a jigsaw puzzle of lawyer money, agencies and a plethora of makeover plans may do more harm than good to Haiti’s dead justice system.

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16
Jul 2008
Birthday Legal Information Ramblings

Birthday Legal Information Ramblings

It only takes two psychiatrists to lock someone away. Birthday or not, here's enough to find ten.

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