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Caselaw Access ProjectThe Caselaw Access Project (“CAP”) expands public access to U.S. law. Their goal is to make all published U.S. court decisions freely available to the public online, in a consistent format, digitized from the collection of the Harvard Law School Library.
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LII - Legal Information Institute (Cornell Law School)Founded in 1992, Cornell Law School's Legal Information Institute Is an excellent source for free legal information. It includes not only case law but also statutes, the Code of Federal Regulations, federal rules, the Uniform Commercial Code, state laws, and international law. It contains a legal encyclopedia and dictionary called WEX, which includes entries with links to various cases, statutes, and other legal sources as well as related terms. In addition, it includes the Constitution with an explanation link next to the various Articles and Amendments. These explanations cite a variety of legal sources and particularly relevant Supreme Court cases.