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Guide to Legal Writing and Style: Home

Guide to print and online resources for legal writing

LawProse by Bryan Garner

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This guide gathers resources for legal writing, and includes books and links to helpful websites.  There is information about Bluebooking and avoiding plagiarism as well.

Court Documents on Westlaw, Lexis, and Bloomberg Law

Use the court documents available on Westlaw, Lexis, and Bloomberg Law as examples when you are writing a brief or motion. Both Westlaw and Lexis include a tab for documents filed in a case with the opinion. Bloomberg Law includes the docket for some cases under related documents on the right. Some court documents are available via the docket in Bloomberg Law. Lexis includes drafting guidance in its Practice Advisor.

Avoiding Plagiarism

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Cynthia Pittson
Elisabeth Haub School of Law at Pace University
Pace Law Library
78 North Broadway
White Plains, NY 10603