[WikiEN-l] Wikipedia used in the courtroom?
thomas.dalton at gmail.com
Fri Feb 15 15:03:03 UTC 2008
On 15/02/2008, Chris Howie <cdhowie at gmail.com> wrote:
> "Judge Sciarrino's order, which managed to quote both Wikipedia and
> 'Hamlet,' meanwhile served as something of a primer for the
> technologically challenged."
It's quite common for Wikipedia to be cited for background information
by both judges and lawyers. I'm not sure I would do so personally...
As for that specific case, how is that newsworthy? Who would ever
think that contacting someone on MySpace didn't constitute contacting
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