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Citation of Cases.  

Lauren Fischer and Paul Frank

in AMA Manual of Style: A Guide for Authors and Editors (11th edn)

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Feb 2020
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Feb 2020
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10.1093/jama/9780190246556.003.0003.022.0126
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The citation of a case (ie, a court opinion) generally includes the following, in order: ■ The name of the case (including the v) in italics; to shorten the case name, use only the name of the first party; omit “et al” and “the”; use only the last names of individuals...

Legislative Materials.  

Lauren Fischer and Paul Frank

in AMA Manual of Style: A Guide for Authors and Editors (11th edn)

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Feb 2020
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10.1093/jama/9780190246556.003.0003.022.0127
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US Government Publishing Office Federal Digital System website (https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/) and the website for the US Congress (https://www.congress.gov) are valuable resources for looking up US federal bills and laws. Include the full title of the hearing, the subcommittee (if any) and committee names, the number and session of the US Congress, the date, and a short description if desired....

Method of Citation.  

Lauren Fischer and Paul Frank

in AMA Manual of Style: A Guide for Authors and Editors (11th edn)

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Feb 2020
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10.1093/jama/9780190246556.003.0003.022.0125
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A legal reference may be included in the reference list in full, with a numbered citation in the text, or it may be included in the text parenthetically and not included in the reference list. In scholarly articles, a full citation in the reference list is preferred, but in a news article or book review, for example, a parenthetical citation in the text might be adequate....

US Legal References.  

Lauren Fischer and Paul Frank

in AMA Manual of Style: A Guide for Authors and Editors (11th edn)

Print Publication Year: 
Feb 2020
Published Online: 
Feb 2020
DOI: 
10.1093/jama/9780190246556.003.0003.021.0062
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A specific style variation is used for references to legal citations. Because the system of citation used is complex, with numerous variations for different types of sources and among various jurisdictions, only a brief outline can be presented here. For more details, consult The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation...

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