Where can I find a searchable index of case law to support my Federal civil case?
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You should check out Google Scholar. (https://scholar.google.com). It's a great free resource that you can search either for "case law" or "articles" which are great secondary sources explaining the law. Also, if there is a law school near you, their library might be open to the community as well.
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I suggest you go to a local law library. Speak with the librarians, who will ask you some questions to narrow down what you are after. The library should also have access to some of the paid services.
That is going to be your best way to start getting the research issue under control.
It’s called a law digest. The index is it is by subject matters and then subdivided. It is certainly one way of doing starting to do research. You can find it in a local lW school library.
Fast case has a version for tablets that’s not bad. You might try the Allegheny County Law Library... it looks like they have Lexis and Westlaw and others....
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