Wednesday, October 25, 2017

How to Resolve Contradictory Citation Rules

I found the best rules for resolving the problem on the Smith Moore Leatherwood firm. First, when you have to deal with grey areas in citation form, pick one solution and stick with it; be consistent. Second, and most important and most practical:

The author of a brief shall use the version of the Bluebook in effect the year the author graduated

from law school.

You can read more here.

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https://lawprofessors.typepad.com/legal_skills/2017/10/how-to-resolve-contradictory-citation-rules.html

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