- DO find proper LEGAL SUPPORT for your paper. Legal support can come from:
You may use news articles to support FACTUAL ASSERTIONS but not for legal support. DON'T use news articles for legal support.
- DO conduct an interview, if desired, to obtain support for your paper. The Bluebook has a citation format for interviews.
- DO cite to reliable sources such as law review articles, primary sources of law, legal treatises, etc. DON'T cite to Wikipedia or other web sources of questionable reliability.
- DO start by searching law review and journal articles. Use Google Scholar, Lexis or Westlaw and SSRN.