Presentation on theme: "Constitutional Research Publications and Helpful Hints."— Presentation transcript:
Constitutional Research Publications and Helpful Hints
Finding the Text Unannotated versions United States Code Annotated versions United States Code Annotated United States Code Service
Researching Constitutions Generally, the text of the Constitution is not as critical as the opinions of cases that interpret the Constitution The number of cases citing a particular provision may be endless which hinders research.
Helpful Hints--Generally Use secondary resources such as law review articles, treatises, or hornbooks to find THE relevant cases on that issue
Helpful Hints--Print Use Constitution of the United States of America: Analysis and Interpretation, KF4527.J39 1996, Core and Reserve collections
This one volume publication is both a primary and a secondary resource