This talk will be presented by CSH intern Anna Eaton (Princeton University) on Monday, August 1st at 11am. Anna will show the results of the projects she was working on during her stay at CSH.
Title: “Understanding SCOTUS opinion texts for justice dynamics analysis”
The US Supreme Court publishes written opinion argumentation for every decision it makes, which is typically analyzed qualitatively by legal scholars. How can we best leverage NLP strategies to quantitatively process this data and improve our understanding of dynamics between justices on the court over time?