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General Legal News Sources
JURIST This link opens in a new window
Legal News articles updated daily. Most articles contain links to court filings and decisions.
Reports and Studies
Congressional Research Service Reports via U. of North Texas Library This link opens in a new window
Over 15,000 CRS reports on a variety of subjects. These reports are usually well-researched with loads of references.
Congressional Research Service Reports This link opens in a new window
This is an example of CRS Report related to Sexuality and U.S. federal law. This report discusses issues surrounding the proposed Employment Non-Discrimination Act, which would prohibit discrimination based on an individual's actual or perceived sexual orientation or gender identity by public and private employers in hiring, discharge, compensation, and other terms and conditions of employment. Search this site for other CRS reports.
Finding Law Review Articles
Want to see what has already been written on a particular topic? Want to read existing articles to get ideas for new or related topics? Have an idea for a unique topic and you want to do a pre-emption search? Or perhaps you want to find law review articles that discuss a particular statute or case? The following sources may be helpful:
Lexis+ This link opens in a new window
Use Lexis to find law review articles by searching directly for articles or Shepardizing a case or statute.
Westlaw This link opens in a new window
Use Westlaw to find law review articles by searching directly for articles OR by KeyCiting a case or statute to find articles on that law.
HeinOnline This link opens in a new window
Diverse collection of databases including extensive law journals library, current and historical federal materials, specialized collections and more.
Google Scholar This link opens in a new window
Links to articles and abstracts of articles on HeinOnline, SelectedWorks and SSRN.
US Law Week via BloombergLaw This link opens in a new window
In the first issue of each month, US Law Week lists cases under the heading CIRCUIT SPLITS. To access, search within U.S. Law Week for "circuit splits reported."
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