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A broad overview of the law, organized by legal topic. Am Jur 2d articles collect, examine, & summarize the broad principles of American law & at the same time, provide direct leads to supporting cases, related annotations, forms, proofs, & trial techniques.
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LexisNexis Academic: Shepard's Citations
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The Shepard's Citations Service provides a comprehensive case citation & treatment history to verify the validity of case law, statutes, agency opinions, & other legal documents. Only case law is covered in LexisNexis Academic. CU subscription.
Legal Citation Formats from LexisNexis
In LexisNexis, if you are searching for a legal citation you must use the precise format, including exact punctuation. This page provides numerous examples, based on citation formats found in the Uniform System of Case Citation (Blue Book).
The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation
Call Number: KF245 .U54, latest in Reference