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Zimmerman's Research Guide



Internet links to Mississippi government agencies statutes, regulations, cases, etc. are posted by FindLaw and the Georgetown Law Library. Primary legal materials are also available from Lexis, Westlaw and LOIS. Subscription services Versuslaw Fastcase have cases back to 1950; Google Scholar has cases back to 1950 for free. Supreme and appellate court cases are reported in West's Southern Reporter.

For a summary of Mississippi law, see the Encyclopedia of Mississippi Law, which is available in print and on Westlaw (MSPRAC-ENC). You can search the Encyclopedia along with Mississippi practice handbooks, jury instructions and litigation forms in the MSPRAC database on Westlaw.

To check on the status of pending litigation, call the Mississippi Bill Status Office at 601-359-3719, -3358 or -3229.

For questions about Mississippi legal materials, copies and/or inter-library loan, try calling the Mississippi State Law Library (601-359-3672), the University of Mississippi Law Library (601-232-7361) or the Mississippi College Law Library (601-925-7120).

See Also
Attorney General Opinions
Docket Sheets
Legal Ethics
Legal Treatises
State Cases
State Constitutions
State Court Rules
State Government Agencies
State Laws, generally
State Regulations and Administrative Codes
State Statutes and Codes

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Copyright 2015 Andrew Zimmerman