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    1. Achieve continued growth in readership
    2. Focus on quality content
    3. Increase Participation
    4. Stabilize and improve the infrastructure
    5. Encourage Innovation

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    WikiLaw, a free site where anyone can practice law


    A website that allows volunteer lawyers to represent clients and prepare a defense for them


    People who cannot afford lawyers can have a volunteer lawyer from the web site represent him or her for free.

    Key Questions

    • How do we get people aware of this new web site?
    • Can "Wiki lawyers" practice law anywhere in the world or just in the United States/Canada?
    • How do we get judges to take "Wiki lawyers" seriously?

    Potential Costs

    getting to the coutroom, acquiring a business wardrobe, transportation, acquiring law books


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