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Criminal Justice: CRJS 110 - Pesca

Resources and library services for Criminal Justice students.

Access Westlaw

What are "Headnotes?"

A "Headnote" is a summary of a legal issue that is discussed within a case. Headnotes are editorial interpretations of the issues being discussed in the case, and are not an official part of the judge's decision.

Introduction to Criminal Law Using Westlaw - Finding Cases

Subject Guide

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