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Affordable Legal Information Sources for Attorneys: Cases

This guide points you to reliable sources that are free or nearly free. Developed by Victoria Szymczak; updated by Rosemary Campagna and Eric Yap

Case Law Resources (Free)

The coverage in these free sources will differ; however most will contain current case law.  You will not find tools like B-Cite, KeyCite or Shepards on the internet for free.  Services like these can be purchased on a pay as you go basis for Lexis or Westlaw, or you can use one of th e local law libraries that offers access to these services at their faciility.

Also, the Gateways box is reproduced to the right and provides access to large free case law databases.


The links in this section serve as gateways to primary law.  Those marked with an F provide free or mostly free information.