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Legal Writing: International Students

About the U.S. Legal System

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See the library's books that explain the U.S. legal system and U.S. legal writing.


Law Dictionaries: English to Another Language

The library has a variety of law dictionaries that equate English terms with terms in another language. Languages available include Chinese, French, German, Italian, Russian, and Spanish.

See the library's legal translation dictionaries.

Sources of American Law

Branches of the U.S. Government

Branches of U.S. Government

How the U.S. Supreme Court Works

How the Supreme Court of the United States Works

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