Research Repository Update: July 2022

During July 2022, the contents of the WVU College of Law community in the Research Repository @ WVU had 10,879 new full-text downloads of the 5,698 total works archived in our collections. Readers came from 728 different institutions across 136 different countries. This brings the total full-text downloads of scholarship from the College of Law collections to 375,956.

Law faculty scholarship was downloaded a total of 2,780 times in July 2022. The most downloaded articles from the faculty scholarship collection last month are:

The Carbon Storage Future of Public Lands by Tara Righetti, Jesse Richardson, Kris Koski, and Sam Taylor, 73 new downloads.

Reckoning: A Dialogue about Racism, AntiRacists, and Business & Human Rights by Erika George, Jena Martin, and Tara Van Ho, 52 new downloads.

An Analysis of Mandatory Hookup Law: Cases & Statutes, by Jesse Richardson, 48 new downloads

Use of Artificial Intelligence to Determine Copyright Liability for Musical Works  by S. Sean Tu, 45 new downloads

Geographic Discrimination: Of Place, Space, Hillbillies, and Home by William Rhee and Stephen Scott, 44 new downloads. 

Articles from the West Virginia Law Review were downloaded 9,476 times in July 2022. The most downloaded articles from the West Virginia Law Review are:

Drafting a Contract Mining Agreement--The Owner's Perspective by Charles Q. Gage, 264 new downloads.  

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, 256 new downloads.

Different Shades of Bias: Skin Tone, Implicit Racial Bias, and Judgments of Ambiguous Evidence by Justin D. Levinson & Danielle Young, 234 new downloads. 

A Survey of the Law of Easements in West Virginia by John W. Fisher II, 181 new downloads. 

John Locke's Theory of Government and Fundamental Constitutional Rights: A Proposal for Understanding by Nicholas L. DiVita, 121 new downloads