The Courtroom of the Future is Here: Introduction to Emerging Technologies in the Legal System
Abstract:This introductory article overviews the articles in this special issue on emerging technologies in the legal system. The articles concern videotaped confessions, videoconferencing in criminal proceedings, animations and simulations, and immersive virtual environment technology. The article then highlights issues raised by the articles related to important policy and legal principles underlying our system of justice.
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: Federal Judicial Center
Publication date: April 1, 2006