Research Repository Update: May 2021

During May 2021, the contents of the WVU College of Law community in The Research Repository @ WVU had 9.059 new full-text downloads of the 5,628 total works archived in our collections. New readers came from 719 different institutions across 128 different countries. This brings the total full-text downloads of scholarship from the College of Law to 217,932.

The most downloaded faculty scholarship in May 2021 were:

Geographic Discrimination: Of Place, Space, Hillbillies, and Home by William Rhee and Stephen Scott

The United Postal Service—The One Word that Makes all the Difference by Jena Martin and Matthew Titolo

Raining on the Litigation Parade: Is It Time to Stop Litigant Abuse of the Fraud on the Court Doctrine? by Hollee Temple

Collateral Damage: Turning a Blind Eye to Environmental and Social Injustice in the Coalfields by Patrick McGinley

Constitutional Limitations on the Ability of States to Rehabilitate Their Failed Electric Utility Restructuring Plans by James Van Nostrand

The most downloaded articles from the West Virginia Law Review in May 2021 were:

People of the State of Illinois vs. John Gacy: The Functioning of the Insanity Defense at the Limits of the Criminal Law by Donald H. Herman, Helen L. Morrison, Yvonne Sor, Julie A. Norman & David M. Neff

Different Shades of Bias: Skin Tone, Implicit Racial Bias, and Judgments of Ambiguous Evidence by Justin D. Levinson & Danielle Young

Drafting a Contract Mining Agreement--The Owner's Perspective by Charles Q. Gage

A Survey of the Law of Easements in West Virginia by John W. Fisher II

"But They're Already Paid": Payments In-Kind, College Athletes, and the FLSA by Sam E. Ehrlich