Maplecroft Human Rights Risk Index 2012

Specialist multidisciplinary research (in risk intelligence and corporate responsibility) and advisory company Maplecroft, headquartered in Bath, England, has released its:

Human Rights Risk Map 2012

Cross-posted on Law Library Blog.

Guide to Trial Transcipts in England and Wales

Searching for docket information and trial transcripts in the UK can be tricky. The Inner Temple Libary has posted a 50 page guide to transcripts of judicial proceedings in England and Wales. Besides providing contact information for requesting transcripts, the document serves as a useful guide to the court system in England. 

Transcripts of Judicial Proceedings in England and Wales: A Guide to Sources

Sarah McLaren, Inner Temple Library

http://www.innertemplelibrary.org.uk/Guides/Transcripts%20Guide.pdf

Times of London Archive

For a limited time, the Times of London will provide free access to its archive online. Currently scanned pages from 1785 through 1985 are available.  This includes the law reports, with full-text or excerpts of cases, articles, advertisements and announcements.  Now is the time to search for those 18th and 19th Century English cases. Registration is required.

The Times Archive http://archive.timesonline.co.uk/tol/archive/