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Civil Procedure Basics

CVN - AudioCaseFiles

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Download recordings of cases commonly read in first and second year courses.



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Test your knowledge!

CALI provides access to an extensive collection of interactive, computer-based lessons designed to augment traditional law school instruction. Use the lessons to supplement your studies and to review specific concepts.


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Wex is a free legal dictionary and encyclopedia sponsored and hosted by the Legal Information Institute at the Cornell Law School. Wex entries contain a definition, subject overview and useful links. All entries are collaboratively created and professionally reviewed

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Civil Procedure: Summaries and Explanations

Get started with these books aimed at law school students.

Civil Procedure in Depth

Go deeper with these leading works on civil procedure or search the HOLLIS catalog for more sources.

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Civil Pro Stories

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Explore the stories behind your favorite civ pro cases!

 Each chapter contains sections on social, legal and factual background of the case and it's contribution to the development of the law.

Images, maps, court documents and other supplemental material is available online in the Civil Procedure Stories digital supplement 

Civil Procedure Law News

Headlines from the Civil Procedure Prof Blog