Project Aims to Bring More Legal Decisions Online

The domination of two legal research services over the publication of federal and state court decisions is being challenged by an Internet gadfly who has embarked on an ambitious project to make more than 10 million pages of case law available free online. The project is the latest effort of Carl Malamud, an activist who founded in March, with the broad intent of building "public works" accessible via the network, and with the specific plan to force the federal government to make information more publicly accessible.

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