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  1. Chrome bug - chron order of docket reverts

    When first going to a docket, the PACER website provides a drop-down to sort the docket oldest to newest (default) or newest to oldest. If I select newest to oldest, the docket is in that order until I go to a document. After downloading the document, when one uses the "back" button to return to the docket, the docket sort order goes to the default, i.e., oldest to newest.

    MAC OS X 10.6.8
    Chrome Version 30.0.1599.101

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    • Show the date a docket was last cached outside of PACER

      Currently, when researching archived case information in the public domain the date a docket report was last uploaded is not easily discernible on the information pages published on archive.org and archive.recapthelaw.org. As far as I've been able to find, the only place to see this is on PACER's Docket Sheet page where the RECAP info box message is displayed.

      This is cumbersome when following active cases for someone without a PACER account who has no way of knowing how dated the docket information is on the case they are viewing in the archives. And I think surfacing that date would…

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      • Be nice to the federal courts!

        We spend about $1700 a year on Pacer, and I am happy that Recap exists to help us reduce this and help others get affordable access. But let's be nice about the federal court system, which is badly underfunded, for not making PACER free. Pacer remains, even at 10 cents a page (less for very long documents), a great bargain compared to commercial services.

        I think a more realistic request is that orders be made free. Already many districts make orders free, but some don't.

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        • explain why entering a case name into the Adv search case name box doesn't work but it works if I enter the name into the basic search box

          You could use an online user manual or tutorial to explain how to search. I searched by a case name (Dana J Rosenberg) in the Advanced case name box and limited it to Cal C.D. and no results. When I entered Dana J Rosenberg into the top basic search box and limited it to Cal C.D. it came back with 2 cases, but only one was Dana J Rosenberg. I tried using Dana J Rosenberg v. Ventura County in the adv search box and also tried Rosenberg-no results. What is the correct way of entering a case name into the…

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          • Related to "accusations by courts", is data authenticity an issue here?

            Has the authenticity of data in the RECAP system been questioned? Expertise and systems to integrate digital signing to the process are available, possibly gratis.

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            • allow users to submit requests for PACER docs

              someone with PACER access could choose to download and view interesting PACER docs which may not be in the archive.

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                  • cases not updating

                    I recently installed RECAP on Chrome. I was looking at documents on PACER today in this case:
                    http://ia600303.us.archive.org/1/items/gov.uscourts.ncwd.58301/
                    I downloaded the docket and a few documents. The "R" was blue and the extension told me the documents were being uploaded. Yet, when I click on the link, it is only updated as of 8/24/12, without anything transmitted today.
                    Thank you

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                      • Response to World Justice System1st Mayl 2013

                        1st Mayl 2013
                        Contact : Musicflow Worldwide For immediate release
                        Tel: 417-619-1792
                        musicflow2@att.net

                        Title: Shock to the World Justice System:
                        Sub title: Nations better respect the work of United Nations or face new system:
                        Two American Judges and the Australian/UK legal systems have ignored International copyright laws thus violating the International laws of United Nations article 10bis (Paris Convention)
                        Introduction

                        In the United States, the law of unfair competition attempts, in part, to ensure free competition while protecting trademark owners' goodwill and preventing consumer confusion. Federal and state statutes incorporate the broad unfair competition law that has developed in the…

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                        • fix a problem with bankruptcy matters

                          In this case: http://ia600507.us.archive.org/6/items/gov.uscourts.ctb.229822/gov.uscourts.ctb.229822.docket.html
                          I'm finding that the system overwrites main bankruptcy case data with adversary proceeding data. What's the best way to fix this?

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                          • I have to say, I'm thoroughly disappointed with RECAP. There's been plenty of time to fix the bugs and get thing running smooth, but as of n

                            I have to say, I'm thoroughly disappointed with RECAP. There's been plenty of time to fix the bugs and get thing running smooth, but as of now, it's a completely crappy waste of time. It should be overflowing with seminal cases, yet all it has is a hodgepoge of random, meaningless documents that don't do anyone a bit of good.

                            RECAP could be so much more than it is, but it's just being left out in the sun to rot. Whymarent the students, teachers, and programmers working on it?

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                                • Bug Report: Documents not being saved when linked from archive.recapthelaw.org

                                  When you click on the "Buy from PACER" link on a docket from archive.recapthelaw.org the document does not get saved by RECAP. For an example click on items 70 or 71 at http://archive.recapthelaw.org/cand/208758/ which are available from PACER at no charge.

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                                    • After clicking on a filing, I am not getting a notice that RECAP has uploaded the file. I do get message for docket uploads.

                                      I am getting notices that RECAP is activated, but do not get any notices when clicking on a link to a filing on the docket. I primarily deal with Bankruptcy courts.

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                                      • Feed discontinued -- why? The feed on a case I have been following has been discontinued. Why is this happening?

                                        Feed discontinued -- why? The feed on a case I have been following has been discontinued. Why is this happening?

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