Questions tagged [legal-research]

For questions about methods and sources for determining what the law is, or to find support for a legal argument.

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Where can I find actual UK law paragraphs?

In case I want to try to check plain English interpretations of the law against the actual law.
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How do I interpret a court judgement? What does it mean?

So I've figured out how to read a case citation and find the text of the judgement - maybe using some of the online resources. As a novice, I'm trying to decide when the judgement actually applies. ...
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How do I read an Australian case citation and find the text of the judgement?

I want to know more about a particular case. I've seen it referred to a couple of different ways: Tame v New South Wales [2002] HCA 35 Tame v New South Wales (2002) 211 CLR 317 How can I access ...