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Monday, February 25, 2008

FastCase - Public Library of Law

From the Law Librarian Blog (2/15/2008):

"FastCase has just launched their Public Library of Law, a
free resource (registration required for caselaw) that brings
together all the available online caselaw, statutes, regulations,
court rules and constitutions from the federal and state

Contents currently include:

U.S. Reports: Vol. 1-546, inclusive (1757 to present)
F.2d Vol. 178-999, inclusive (1950 to 1995)
F.3d Vol. 1-491, inclusive (1995 to present)
State cases from 1997 to present
Statutes, regulations, court rules, and constitutions federal
and all 50 states
Commonly used legal forms

I love Julie Jones' comment on the Law Librarian
Blog post - "A bit more competition for our two party system."