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Contains articles covering recent concepts (i.e. adoption, race, the Constitution, birthright citizenship) and court cases since 1992 offering comprehensive coverage of all aspects of constitutional law, as well as biographies of people who have had an impact on our government's legal framework.
Traces the evolution of the freedoms codified in the first 10 amendments to the U.S. Constitution throughout American history to the present. Includes discussion and chronology of relevant Supreme Court rulings, as well as analysis of key controversies or perspectives. Secondary sources, including magazine articles and book excerpts, add an additional layer of analysis and commentary.
Summarizes important Supreme Court decisions on topics such as abortion, antitrust and competition, civil rights and equal protection, contracts, due process, executive privilege, interstate commerce, labor unions, freedom of the press, privacy, freedom of religion, search and seizure, freedom of speech and assembly, taxation and jurisdiction.
HeinOnline is a database of legal resources, including laws, regulations, some trial and court reports, treaties, monographs, law journals, and a variety of other materials dealing with United States and foreign law. The database covers private and public international law, intellectual property and legal history. Law journals and legal periodicals are available from the beginning issue of each periodical to the most current allowed under contract.
Political Science Complete covers global political topics with a worldwide focus including comparative politics, humanitarian issues, international relations, law and legislation, non-governmental organizations and political theory. The database includes top-ranked scholarly journals plus reference books, monographs and conference papers, which includes those from the International Political Science Association.
Features thousands of full-text journal articles covering a broad range of topics including current events, government, politics, and law as well as topics in areas such as science, social science, the humanities and many other fields.
A full-text archive of scholarly journals in many disciplines, including law. Among the notable journals included in the collection are the Harvard Law Review, Yale Law Review and the ABA Journal. Full-text is available from the first issue, but does not include the most recent 2-5 years.
This introduction is designed to serve as a tutorial on how to cite the most widely cited forms of legal material. It has an introductory unit followed immediately by a unit on "how to cite" the types of documents that comprise the bulk of the citations in briefs and legal memoranda.