This project is dedicated to investigating and analyzing legal systems around the world.
Goal: Facilitate community-driven journalism on law related topics.
Parameters: Anything relating to judiciaries, constitutions, and court rulings.
Workflow: Get community input by linking to your WikiTribune article under “Stories in Progress”… Use TALK to offer suggestions… List useful terms and resources.
Stories in Progress:
Public Defenders looking for someone to enforce the Sixth Amendment (U.S.)
Criminalization of poverty around the world. (Call out here)
Marshall Project (U.S.) Criminal Justice Reform
ABA Journal (U.S.) Lawyers magazine
Gideon’s Promise (U.S.) Indigent Defense advocacy
Indigent: often used to refer to an accused criminal who is unable to pay for their own attorney. (U.S).