Outsourcing state law publication to a commercial entity isn’t inherently bad or a guarantee that access to the information will be limited. It does, however, complicate matters because it can mix copyrightable material into state created legal information that is not copyrightable. Related
Forget about PACER, y’all.
No, seriously, stop worrying about it. The crappy interface. The ridiculous format. The unjust costs. It doesn’t matter. None of it. I’m telling you it doesn’t matter if the data in PACER ever gets set free.
I mean, don’t get