Using the internet to assist court processes : delivery of justice in an electronic age

Jackson, Sheryl & MacDonald, Ros (2004) Using the internet to assist court processes : delivery of justice in an electronic age. Reform, 85(Summer), pp. 38-60.

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Abstract

This article presents an overview of two aspects of the role the internet now plays in the court system - first, the extent to which judges, administrators and court officials at the different levels in the court hierarchy are using the internet to deliver enhanced access to the Australian justice system for the community as a whole, and second, how they have embraced that same technology as an aid for accessing information for better judgment delivery and administration.

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ID Code: 71502
Item Type: Journal Article
Refereed: No
Keywords: court services over the internet, e-filing, electronic courts, integrated justice systems, privacy considerations
ISSN: 0313-153X
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > TECHNOLOGY (100000) > OTHER TECHNOLOGY (109900) > Technology not elsewhere classified (109999)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LAW AND LEGAL STUDIES (180000) > LAW (180100) > Litigation Adjudication and Dispute Resolution (180123)
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Law
Current > Schools > School of Law
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2004 The Author(s)
Deposited On: 14 May 2014 22:09
Last Modified: 11 Jul 2014 05:39

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