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Criminal Justice, Government & Law: Web sites

Finding resources related to criminal justice and law.

Citing Legal Materials

Legal, Public and unpublished Materials - Purdue Writing Lab
A guide to cite legal documents by Purdue University's OWL

How to Cite Legal Materials
Bluebook style examples provided by Lloyd Sealy Library

 

Copyright

Copyright Term and the Public Domain in the United States
Copyright information on using information from public domain / digitized collection provided by Cornell University. This information applies only in the US. If you are using digital resources from other countries please be aware that copyright laws vary in different countries and take the required steps when using them. 

Free web materials

Federal Materials

  • USA.gov
    Online guide to government information and services
  • Congress.gov
    Full text legislation, amendments, committee reports, bill summary and status
  • LAWGURU.com
    Site with legal questions answered by attorneys the same day
  • FindLaw.com
    Legal research on many US topics. Includes cases and codes.
  • Martindale.com
    National Lawyer Directory

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