Law and Legislation

Essential First Stops

Lexis-Nexis Academic *

Search the legal sections of this robust database which covers the U.S., Canadian, European Union, and foreign countries.  Sources include law reviews, court cases, codes, statutes, directories, treaties, patents, constitutions and much more.

Proquest Congressional*

Includes official sources on all aspects of Congressional activity including bill tracking, legislative histories and federal regulations.

Subject Indexes and Directories

Copyright Office of the U.S.
FindLaw

Legal Information Institute (Cornell Law School)
Martindale-Hubbell Lawyer Locator

VT State Statutes and Regulations

Find the Vermont Constitution and the VSA on a page of the
Vermont State Legislature Web site.  There are links to the official versions of the statutes and the Code of Vermont Rules on that page as well. Lexis-Nexis Academic* is another search option for JSC students, staff and faculty.

Federal Legislation and Regulations

United States Code
Code of Federal Regulations
Federal Register 1994--

Case Law

VT State Supreme Court Opinions 154 VT Reports--
Environmental Division Opinions 2000--
Labor Relations Board Decisions 1978--
U.S. Supreme Court Opinions (From Bench Opinions to bound volumes  of US Reports 1991--)
United States Supreme Court 150 US Reports 1893--
(FindLaw Search)

Forms

FindLaw Court Forms Site
Findlaw: Forms Collection
The 'lectric Law Library Legal Forms Room
U.S. Legal Forms

Vermont Judiciary Forms New on this site is an interactive program for help in filling out Vermont court forms. 

 

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