lawyers

OpSec

How a Simple Copy/Paste Revealed Explosive New Detail in Manafort’s Case

Redacted court documents keep getting unredacted because of simple, relatively easy to avoid errors. Here’s how to better redact PDFs.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
1.9.19
Artificial Intelligence

New App Lets You 'Sue Anyone By Pressing a Button'

DoNotPay is a free app that is designed to help normal people fight big corporations in small claims court.
Caroline Haskins
10.10.18
access to justice

This Company Wants to Give You a Divorce on the Blockchain

StonePaper lets users complete legal matters over the blockchain, instead of hiring a lawyer.
Samar Warsi
5.30.17
Toronto

Lawyers Are Too Damn Expensive, and These Legal Hackers Want to Fix That

Everyone has the right to justice, but not everyone can afford it.
Samar Warsi
6.24.16
uk

The Fight to Make Revenge Porn Perpetrators Pay

Ann Olivarius is representing YouTube star Chrissy Chambers in an unprecedented revenge porn action.
Victoria Turk
6.8.15
crime

Ellen Pao Was Not Discriminated Against by Kleiner Perkins, Jury Finds

Weeks of courtroom testimony led the jury to bring down the verdict on Friday.
Kaleigh Rogers
3.27.15
politics

There Is an Alternative to Lawyers Running the Country

Imagine for a moment if the US government was run by a cross-section of people.
Zoltan Istvan
3.20.15
robots

Your Lawyer May Soon Be an Algorithm

Algorithms can already do menial law tasks as well as a junior lawyer.
Victoria Turk
12.3.14
prison

A Dispatch From Outside the Prison Holding Barrett Brown

We chauffeured two lawyers to visit Barrett Brown in prison outside of Dallas.
Daniel Stuckey
3.8.14