Bluebook: How to Cite Statutes?

Answer The Bluebook is a style guide for a uniform system of citation in the legal field. The Bluebook is used to cite legal authorities and court cases in legal briefs, academic writings and court procee... Read More »

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How to Cite State Codes or Statutes in APA Style?

Cite state codes and legal statutes in APA style for college research or professionally written papers and reports. APA style is a method of citing references developed 80 years ago by the American... Read More »

Bluebook Tips?

First year law students undertake the monumental task of mastering extremely complex legal topics. However, many new law students are surprised to learn that they must also master a bizarre system... Read More »

HIPAA & STD Statutes?

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPPA) of 1996 is a set of federal laws that, among other things, protects patient privacy. This includes information related to sexually tr... Read More »

The Purpose of Fiscal Statutes?

Fiscal statutes are designed to allow Congress to raise funds for particular purposes. The general rule, as laid out by the Supreme Court in United States v. MacCollom, is that, "The expenditure of... Read More »