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Law - United States

Family Law in the 50 States (American Bar Association)

Contains tables that compare alimony, custody criteria, child support, grounds for divorce, property division, third party visitation, and guardianship information for the 50 states.

Fed Law

A comprehensive collection of links to WWW sources for federal laws, regulations, and decisions. Links to state laws and regulations are also available. Subjects are arranged in 61 subject categories.

Find Law

A comprehensive site arranged by topics such as subject area, cases and codes, reference materials, and law reviews.

Legal Information Institute (Cornell University Law School)

Guide to federal and state law and regulations, which is arranged by subject category. The resource is browsable by broad or narrow subject category and searchable by keyword.

Meta-Index for U.S. Legal Research

A searchable index to major Federal Court jurisdictions including the Supreme Court 1937 and Federal Circuit Courts. This site also contains Federal Legislature and regulations.

National Indian Law Library

"The National Indian Law Library (NILL) is a public law library devoted to federal Indian and tribal law." The available resources include Supreme Court and Lower Court Actions; Current Legislation; Tribal Constitutions & Codes; Tribalizing Indian Education Series; Catalog of publications in the library; and Research Links to Other Sites.

Zimmerman's Online Encyclopedia for Legal Researchers

A list of topics arranged alphabetically from "abbreviations to zines" and directly or indirectly related to legal research. It includes a brief description of sources for research, including links to web sites.

Law - United States - State

StateLaw Search

StateLaw Search provides links to law, legislation, and other legal subjects for each state.

Law - United States - Local

Municipal Codes Online (Seattle Public Library)

City and county codes.

Law - International

EISIL (The Electronic Information System for International Law) (American Society of International Law)

EISIL is authenticated primary and other materials created and maintained by the American Society of International Law. Users may browse using 13 broad subject categories or use the search engine provided.

Foreign and International Law Resources: An annotated guide (Harvard University)

A comprehensive site of links for both foreign and international organization law as well as Islamic and Roman law resources.

Global Legal Information Network (Library of Congress)

A database of national laws of contributing countries (over 35 at present), the database has searchable abstracts in English and some full text files in the language of the contributing country. Also provides Legislative information on the country is also provided.

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