The links listed below will help you find the cases, statutes, and regulations that correspond to the exercises in our book, Legal Analysis: 100 Exercises for Mastery. Click on “Open Access Websites Coverage Chart” to see the free legal authority that is available on each website. Click on “How to Navigate Open Access Websites” for a step-by-step guide on how to access the case or statute.
LexisNexis Communities: http://www.lexisnexis.com/community/portal/
Cornell’s Legal Information Institute: http://www.law.cornell.edu/
Google Scholar: http://scholar.google.com/
Open Jurist: http://openjurist.org/
Public Library of Law: http://www.plol.org/Pages/Search.aspx
Below are links to the Supreme Court case Miranda v. Arizona. We downloaded the full text of the Court’s opinion from both Westlaw and LexisNexis. Each opinion is labeled and annotated to show you the key parts of a case opinion, such as the case citation, case name, the year the case was decided, etc. All of this information will help you navigate a court opinion and better understand the court’s discussion and its precedential value.