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LGL 110: Introduction to Law and the Legal Assistant (AL)

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Find Cases, Statutes, and Legislation in Westlaw

On Westlaw's main page, select the type of source you want:

  • Cases
  • Statutes & Court Rules
  • Proposed & Enacted Legislation

After making your selection, you will be taken to a page where you can either search that content, or navigate to more specific content (e.g., by state).

Search Tips

AND Type AND between each new word or ideas. 
For example:  animals AND welfare
"   " Use quotation marks when you want two or more words to be together. 
For example:  "South Korea"     "climate change"
OR Include one or more words. 
For example:   pets OR dogs OR cats
/n

Find words within "n" words of the second.
For example:   animal /3 rescue