Researching the Law from the Newsroom

Special Libraries Association 2004 Annual Conference
Wednesday, June 9, 2004, 7:30-8:45 am

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Researching the Law from the Newsroom

Biographical Sources's Lawyer Locator

A record in's Lawyer Locator

Biographical Sources

FindLaw's West Legal Directory

An Entry in FindLaw's West Legal Directory

Biographical Resources

Federal Judicial Center Record

Legal Authorities

The Courts

The Courts — Some Statistics*

Court Documents: Why Do You Need Them?

Court Documents


A Docket from PACER

Docket Proceedings in PACER

Court Documents

Court Documents — Other Resources

LexisNexis CourtLink

US District Court Civil Docket

Search Results in LexisNexis CourtLink


Case Reporting - Federal


Caselaw — US Supreme Court

Caselaw — Where to Find It

Caselaw — Where to Find It

Opinion of the Supreme Court of the United States

Another Record of a US Supreme Court Case in LexisNexis CourtLink

Caselaw - Unreported


LexisNexis Total Research System

Criminal Information

Government Materials

Legislative Research

THOMAS: Legislative Information on the Internet

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Researching the Law from the Newsroom

Author: Leanne Battle

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