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The Court Interpreter As Guarantor Of Defendant Rights, Holly Mikkelson Nov 1998

The Court Interpreter As Guarantor Of Defendant Rights, Holly Mikkelson

Holly Mikkelson

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Testimony To President William Clinton's Advisory Committee On Public Interest Obligations Of Digital Television Providers, Janet K. Poley Jan 1998

Testimony To President William Clinton's Advisory Committee On Public Interest Obligations Of Digital Television Providers, Janet K. Poley

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The third meeting of the Advisory Committee on Public Interest Obligations of Digital Television Broadcasters was held on January 16, 1998 at the Hotel Madison in Washington, DC.


Awareness Of The Language Of The Law And The Preservation Of Register In The Training Of Legal Translators And Interpreters, Holly Mikkelson Jan 1998

Awareness Of The Language Of The Law And The Preservation Of Register In The Training Of Legal Translators And Interpreters, Holly Mikkelson

Holly Mikkelson

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Towards A Redefinition Of The Role Of The Court Interpreter, Holly Mikkelson Jan 1998

Towards A Redefinition Of The Role Of The Court Interpreter, Holly Mikkelson

Holly Mikkelson

Various federal and state statutes in the United States define the role of the court interpreter with clear and unequivocal rules. This definition is based on the underlying principles of the U.S. legal system, which is derived from the Anglo-Saxon common-law tradition. Consequently, the distinctive features of that system, including the jury trial and the concept of adversarial proceedings, make the function of the court interpreter quite different from that of his/her counterparts in other countries. In recent years, the judiciary has made an effort to enhance the public's access to the justice system, but at the ...


Verbatim Interpretation: An Oxymoron, Holly Mikkelson Jan 1998

Verbatim Interpretation: An Oxymoron, Holly Mikkelson

Holly Mikkelson

No abstract provided.


The Heinz Electronic Library Interactive On-Line System (Helios): An Update, Gabrielle Michalek Dec 1997

The Heinz Electronic Library Interactive On-Line System (Helios): An Update, Gabrielle Michalek

Gabrielle Michalek

In February 1994 Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) Libraries embarked on an ambitious project to convert approximately one million pages of the congressional papers of Pennsylvania Senator John Heinz into digital format. [1] Innovative image-management and text-retrieval software created at CMU provides the ability to search and retrieve these papers. Named in memory of the late Senator, the Heinz Electronic Library Interactive On-line System (HELIOS) currently allows researchers to browse, search, view, and print over 434,000 digital images from the collection. Accessible through the campus network and the Internet, HELIOS dramatically increases depth of indexing and quality of retrieval beyond ...