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This research guide provides resources related to Appellate Advocacy.


On this page, you will find resources for accessing case law in print and online.

You can find a case by citation on Bloomberg Law, Lexis, and Westlaw by typing the case citation in the search box.

Federal Cases

In Print


The three major research services also provide access to federal caselaw from the U.S. Supreme Court, the U.S. Court of Appeals, the Federal District Courts, and various other specialized federal courts (including the Minnesota Bankruptcy Courts).

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