Research Repository Update: March 2022

During March 2022, the contents of the WVU College of Law community in the Research Repository @ WVU had 11,835 new full-text downloads of the 5,678 total works archived in our collections. Readers came from 1,129 different institutions across 150 different countries. This brings the total full-text downloads of scholarship from the College of Law collections to 328,672.

The most downloaded articles from the faculty scholarship collection in March 2022:

Geographic Discrimination: Of Place, Space, Hillbillies, and Home by William Rhee and Stephen Scott, 111  new downloads. 

Reprogramming Recidivism: The First Step Act and Algorithmic Prediction by Amy B. Cyphert, 63 new downloads.

The Carbon Storage Future of Public Lands by Tara Righetti, Jesse Richardson, Kris Koski, and Sam Taylor, 49 new downloads.

Reckoning: A Dialogue about Racism, AntiRacists, and Business & Human Rights by Erika George, Jena Martin, and Tara Van Ho, 48 new downloads.

Data Privacy Issues in West Virginia and Beyond: A Comprehensive Overview by Jena Martin, 41 new downloads

The most downloaded articles from the West Virginia Law Review in March 2022:

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, 597 new downloads

Drafting a Contract Mining Agreement--The Owner's Perspective by Charles Q. Gage, 267 new downloads 

A Survey of the Law of Easements in West Virginia by John W. Fisher II, 205 new downloads 

Different Shades of Bias: Skin Tone, Implicit Racial Bias, and Judgments of Ambiguous Evidence by Justin D. Levinson & Danielle Young, 169 new downloads

A Comparison of Legal Education in the United States and West Germany by Wilfried Schluter and William O. Morris, 142 new downloads