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Robert W. Ritchie · Jan 9, 2017 · 9 min read
Tips on Drafting Ordinances and By-Laws
Drafting town bylaws and city ordinances is a challenge for local leaders across the state. This article attempts to provide some guidance to help local leaders avoid some of the pitfalls that can lead to disapproval of their local laws.
Open Law Library · Dec 26, 2016 · 4 min read
Why isn't there a Google for the law?
The value locked away in the citations that link our body of laws together is enormous. Open Law Library creates the foundation for accessing it.
Vincent Chuang · Dec 12, 2016 · 4 min read
Better Access To Laws Through Better Lawmaking
It is a common refrain that government moves slow, that government is conservative; especially when it comes to technology. Of course, why change something that isn't broken? But even if this was true in the past, it is apparent now that government is accepting technology into the fold.