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Legal Research

How Laws Become Laws aka Legal Research is Complex

Finding Federal, State, Local Laws

Federal: United States

Constitution

Legislative

Judicial

Executive (Administrative)

State: California

Constitution

Legislative

Judicial

Executive (Administrative)

Local

Finding Federal, State Laws In Progress

Federal: United States

Legislative

Judicial

Executive (Administrative)

State: California

Legislative

Judicial

Executive (Administrative)

Finding Law Review Articles

Law Review articles are scholarly articles on the law and legal issues. They can be useful in understanding legal issues AND for finding references to relevant law and court decisions relating to legal issues.

The rest of these links are "open access" (OA) law review resources, freely available online to anyone who can access the Internet.

Books/Websites about the Law and Doing Legal Research

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