Law and Le­gal systems

TagLast edit: 9 Apr 2021 6:08 UTC by Yoav Ravid

Courts, juries, lawyers, Law enforcement, justice, but also the legislative process.

External posts:
Book Review: Legal Systems Very Different From Ours
Legal Systems Very Different From Ours, Because I Just Made Them Up
Slightly Skew Systems Of Government
A Comprehensive Reboot of Law Enforcement

Related tags: Government, Mechanism Design

Book Re­view: Work­ing With Contracts

johnswentworth14 Sep 2020 23:22 UTC
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Al­most ev­ery­one should be less afraid of lawsuits

alyssavance27 Nov 2021 2:06 UTC
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Scien­tific Ev­i­dence, Le­gal Ev­i­dence, Ra­tional Evidence

Eliezer Yudkowsky19 Aug 2007 5:36 UTC
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The Amanda Knox Test: How an Hour on the In­ter­net Beats a Year in the Courtroom

komponisto13 Dec 2009 4:16 UTC
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Prevent­ing over­charg­ing by prosecutors

ChristianKl6 Apr 2021 11:13 UTC
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How fac­to­ries were made safe

jasoncrawford12 Sep 2021 19:58 UTC
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Is Le­gal Rea­son­ing Fun­da­men­tally Ir­ra­tional?

ThomasMore7 Oct 2021 8:22 UTC
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Hearsay, Dou­ble Hearsay, and Bayesian Updates

Mass_Driver16 Feb 2012 22:31 UTC
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“Should Black­mail Be Le­gal” Han­son/​Zvi De­bate (Sun July 26th, 3pm PDT)

Ben Pace20 Jul 2020 4:06 UTC
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[Question] What so­cieties have ever had le­gal or ac­cepted black­mail?

clone of saturn17 Mar 2019 9:16 UTC
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Free Speech as Le­gal Right vs. Eth­i­cal Value

ozymandias28 Nov 2017 16:49 UTC
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I Am not a Tax Lawyer

Jacob Falkovich24 Dec 2017 3:20 UTC
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The US Already Has A Wealth Tax

jefftk19 Aug 2020 14:50 UTC
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Beyond Rea­son­able Doubt? - Richard Dawk­ins [link]

Dreaded_Anomaly10 Feb 2012 2:28 UTC
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Knox and Sol­lecito freed

komponisto3 Oct 2011 20:24 UTC
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A Fed­eral Judge on Bi­ases in the Crim­i­nal Jus­tice Sys­tem.

Costanza3 Jul 2015 3:17 UTC
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How would you gov­ern Mars?

Bernhard31 Dec 2020 2:32 UTC
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From Per­sonal to Pri­son Gangs: En­forc­ing Proso­cial Behavior

johnswentworth24 Jan 2019 18:07 UTC
129 points
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