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White Paper: The Necessity of an Accurate (Digital) Court Record

Thursday, December 10, 2015   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Martha Hill
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The importance of having an accurate, complete, and accessible court record cannot be overstated. The official record provides a fundamental building block for the judicial system, providing transparency for the public, accountability for the judiciary and the possibility of a meaningful appellate review for the losing party. An accurate, fully reviewable record builds respect and legitimacy for the court system, promotes accountability for court participants that may behave abusively, and enhances court effectiveness. At its core, the existence of a verbatim court record supports the due process of law and ultimately the assurance of justice.

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