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Civil Procedure: Summaries and Explanations

Get started with these books aimed at law school students.

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Acing Civil Procedure, 3d - A. Benjamin Spencer
Call Number: Law School KF8841 .S63 2011x
ISBN: 0314276076
Publication Date: 2011

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Questions & answers : civil procedure : multiple choice and short answer questions and answers - William V. Dorseano
Call Number: Law School KF8841 .D67 2012
ISBN: 9781422411728
Publication Date: 2012

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Understanding Civil Procedure - Gene R. Shreve; Peter Raven-Hansen
Call Number: Law School KF8840 .S484 2009
ISBN: 1422407128
Publication Date: 2009

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Principles of Civil Procedure - Kevin M. Clermont
Call Number: Law School Reserve KF8841 .C57 2012
ISBN: 0314276580
Publication Date: 2012
Concise Hornbook Series

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Civil Procedure - Samuel Issacharoff
Call Number: Law School KF8840 .I87 2012
ISBN: 9781609300364
Publication Date: 2011-11-16
Concepts & Insights Series

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The Glannon Guide to Civil Procedure - Joseph W. Glannon
Call Number: Law School KF8841 .G59 2009
ISBN: 9780735579545
Publication Date: 2009-02-26

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Civil Procedure: Examples and Explanations - Joseph W. Glannon
Call Number: Law School Reserve KF8839 .G58 2013
ISBN: 1454815485
Publication Date: 2013

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Civil procedure in a nutshell - Mary Kay Kane
Call Number: Law School KF8841 .K36 2007x
ISBN: 9780314180063
Publication Date: 6th ed., 2007


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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Federal Practice and Procedure - Charles Alan Wright, et. al.  Icon
Call Number: Law School KF8840 .W68
Publication Date: 1969-
Available in print or via Westlaw

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Moore's Federal Practice - James Wm. Moore, Daniel R. Coquillette  Icon
Call Number: Harvard Depository KF8820.A313 M632x
Publication Date: 3rd ed. 1997-

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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 

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Civil Procedure Stories, 2d edition - Kevin M. Clermont
Call Number: Law School KF8839 .C455 2008
ISBN: 1599413477
Publication Date: 2008


Civil Procedure Law News

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