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Interpreters Virtually Visit Florida Courtrooms - Government Technology

Interpreters Virtually Visit Florida Courtrooms - Government Technology | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
Government TechnologyInterpreters Virtually Visit Florida CourtroomsGovernment TechnologyTwo-way video-conferencing technology has a history of connecting prisoners virtually to their court arraignments, but more recently, the technology's been...
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Interpreter. One who enables two persons of different languages to understand each other by repeating to each what it would have been to the interpreter's advantage for the other to have said. (Ambrose Bierce)
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IAPTI2017 - Early bird ends on March 10

IAPTI2017 - Early bird ends on March 10 | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
Don't say "bye bye" to this great opportunity to join #IAPTI2017 at reduced prices
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Sign language could become official language in Romania

Sign language could become official language in Romania | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
Sign language could become an official language in Romania, which means that every public authority in the country will have to have an interpreter.
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What the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation Means for You

What the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation Means for You | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
Are you ready for the changes required by GDPR? Check out this overview.
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Revealed: UK NHS Hospital Trusts and Ambulance Trusts’ emergency BSL policy

Revealed: UK NHS Hospital Trusts and Ambulance Trusts’ emergency BSL policy | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
This article is by Liam O’Dell. Distressed, in pain, in an unfamiliar environment with no means to communicate. It’s a feeling of isolation one would usually associate with your typical horro…
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Problems and Strategies in Consecutive Interpreting: A Pilot Study at Two Different Stages of Interpreter Training – Meta

Problems and Strategies in Consecutive Interpreting: A Pilot Study at Two Different Stages of Interpreter Training. An article from journal Meta (Volume 57, Number 3, September 2012, p. 541-842), on Érudit.
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Seal of Biliteracy: A much needed opportunity for bilingual students

Seal of Biliteracy: A  much needed opportunity for bilingual students | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
I just learned a piece of news that makes me extremely happy. The governor of Colorado just signed a bill establishing a   Seal o
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In the Absence of Words

In the Absence of Words | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
A new compilation of stories about the impact of interpreting on access health care services has been published by PALS for Health , funde
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10 Reasons Why the Fourth Amendment Third Party Doctrine Should Be Overruled in Carpenter v. US

10 Reasons Why the Fourth Amendment Third Party Doctrine Should Be Overruled in Carpenter v. US | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
If SCOTUS doesn't overrule the Third Party Doctrine in Carpenter v. US, the Fourth Amendment will fade into obsolescence in today’s digital age.
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Insights from a Regulator into the application of Machine Learning and AI to enhance compliance

Insights from a Regulator into the application of Machine Learning and AI to enhance compliance | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
Insights from a Regulator into the application of Machine Learning and AI to enhance compliance
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The Human Rights You Lose When You Don't Speak English

The Human Rights You Lose When You Don't Speak English | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
Does Australia have enough systems in place to ensure social equity for everyone?
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How a Mistranslation Can Ruin Your Case

How a Mistranslation Can Ruin Your Case | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
It's a rare condition, in this day and age, that a non-English speaking litigant in a courtroom will get an unqualified translator. However, when it does happen, and it does happen, the consequences can be rather pronounced. Given th
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CALL FOR PAPERS IAPTI2018

CALL FOR PAPERS IAPTI2018 | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
IAPTI Fifth International Conference 29-30 September 2018, Valencia, Spain IAPTI is inviting all translators and interpreters to submit their presentation proposals for its 5th International Conference in Valencia, Spain.
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(EN) (€) – Legal Translation and Court Interpreting: Ethical Values, Quality, Competence Training | Frank & Timme

(EN) (€) – Legal Translation and Court Interpreting: Ethical Values, Quality, Competence Training | Frank & Timme | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
Recently published by Frank & Timme, the book “Legal Translation and Court Interpreting: Ethical Values, Quality, Competence Training” should be of interest to many readers. Here is the publisher’s blurb: This multidisciplinary volume offers a systematic analysis of translation and interpreting as a means of guaranteeing equality under the law as well as global perspectives…
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An Afghan Military Interpreter Finds Footing In The U.S. Gig Economy | Georgia Public Broadcasting

An Afghan Military Interpreter Finds Footing In The U.S. Gig Economy | Georgia Public Broadcasting | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
The gig economy has been criticized for failing to provide workers the benefits and stability of full-time employment and celebrated for its ability to
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Rallies across the state call attention to Hawaiian language

Rallies across the state call attention to Hawaiian language | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
HONOLULU - Hundreds sang and held signs in front of the Supreme Court building across from 'Iolani Palace Friday evening. Everyone there hopes what took place in a Maui courtroom on Wednesday will never happen again.
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How are multilingual challenges addressed at the ICC?

How are multilingual challenges addressed at the ICC? | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
In June 2017, I observed the testimony of a prosecution witness in The Prosecutor v. Dominic Ongwen trial at the International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague. Ongwen stands accused of directing attacks by members of the Lord's Resistance Army in May 2004 against civilians in an internally displaced persons' camp in northern Uganda. The…
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Here's how much West Yorkshire Police will have to spend on interpreters

http://www.examiner.co.uk/news/west-yorkshire-news/heres-how-much-west-yorkshire-14114060   4 January 2018 Here's how much Wes
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Does “damage” go wider than injury? Supreme Court on jurisdiction

Does “damage” go wider than injury? Supreme Court on jurisdiction | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
Four Seasons Holdings v. Brownlie [2017] UKSC 80, 19 December 2017, read judgment Professor Ian Brownlie Q.C., an eminent international lawyer, and members of his family were killed in a road accident in Egypt, when on their way to Al-Fayoum. His widow, also injured, had booked the driver through their hotel, the Four Seasons in Cairo. The family wished…
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The Art of Reading — Jean Bollack | Harvard University Press

The Art of Reading — Jean Bollack | Harvard University Press | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
The Art of Reading is the first -- long overdue -- collection of essays by the French classical philologist and humanist Jean Bollack to be published in English. As the scope of the collection shows, Bollack felt equally at home thinking in depth about both the classics of Greek poetry and philosophy and modern, including contemporary, poetry.
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Read Early Sonnets By Walter Benjamin, for the First Time in English

Read Early Sonnets By Walter Benjamin, for the First Time in English | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
That Walter Benjamin wrote an extensive series of sonnets to mourn the death of Christoph Friedrich Heinle, a promising poet who took his own life at the age of
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'Britain's moral duty to aid Afghans who served with troops'

'Britain's moral duty to aid Afghans who served with troops' | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
Britain has a ‘moral obligation’ to help Afghan interpreters who served with UK troops, a former head of the military said yesterday.
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Microsoft Challenged the Wrong Law. Now What?

Microsoft Challenged the Wrong Law. Now What? | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
Microsoft is challenging its compliance with a U.S. search warrant for electronic communications stored on a server in Ireland under the Stored Communications Act. It should be challenging its compliance under the All Writs Act.
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Translator From Trump Tower Meeting Meets With House Panel

Translator From Trump Tower Meeting Meets With House Panel | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
The House Intelligence Committee on Tuesday afternoon interviewed the translator who attended a controversial meeting at Trump Tower in June 2016 between Donald Trump Jr. and a Russian lawyer at the height of the presidential campaign.
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Museum of the Bible opens in Washington, D.C.

Museum of the Bible opens in Washington, D.C. | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Eight years ago, Hobby Lobby president Steve Green found a new way to express his Christian faith. His family's $4 billion arts and craft chain was already
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Blame game begins as Google Translate stands in for court interpreter

https://www.lawgazette.co.uk/law/blame-game-begins-as-google-translate-stands-in-for-court-interpreter/5062426.article   11 August 2017
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Approval of California Health Care Bill to Boost Interpretation Services | Slator

Approval of California Health Care Bill to Boost Interpretation Services | Slator | On Interpreting | Scoop.it
A new bill passed in California aims to strengthen health care language assistance services to individuals with limited English proficiency.
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