Research Repository Update: June 2023

During June 2023, the contents of the  WVU College of Law community in the Research Repository @ WVU had 12,770 new full-text downloads of the 5,772 total works archived in our collections. Readers came from 861 different institutions across 152 different countries and territories. This brings the total full-text downloads of scholarship from the College of Law collections to 518,562.

Law faculty scholarship was downloaded a total of 3,471 times in June 2023. The most downloaded articles from the  faculty scholarship collection last month are:

An Analysis of Mandatory HookupLaw: Cases & Statutes by Jesse Richardson, 90 new downloads

Use of Artificial Intelligence to Determine Copyright Liability for Musical Works by S. Sean Tu, 54 new downloads

Geographic Discrimination: Of Place, Space, Hillbillies and Home by Will Rhee and Stephen C. Scott, 47 new downloads

Raining on the Litigation Parade: Is It Time to Stop Litigant Abuse of the Fraud on the Court Doctrine? by Hollee S. Temple, 44 new downloads

The Carbon Storage Future of Public Lands by Tara Righetti, Jesse Richardson, Kris Koski, and Sam Taylor, 39 new downloads

Articles from the West Virginia Law Review were downloaded 10,783 times in June 2023. The most downloaded articles from the  West Virginia Law Review are:

Shoot First, Ask Questions Later: Double-Tapping under the Laws of War by Stephen W. Simpson, 345 new downloads

John Locke's Theory of Government and Fundamental Constitutional Rights: A Proposal for Understanding by Nicholas L. DiVita, 276 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, 263 new downloads

Drafting a Contract Mining Agreement--The Owner's Perspective by Charles Q. Gage, 226 new downloads

A Survey of the Law of Easements in West Virginia by John W. Fisher II, 185 new downloads