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myung76
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TLS, i need your help!

Postby myung76 » Sat Feb 09, 2013 11:56 pm

in legal writing,

if ive cited to a case in my application section.

if i use it again in a sentence or two later (without any cases that come in between)


can i just use Id. or do i have to put See Id.? (italics)

there is NO direct quotation, just reference to case

thanks!

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manofjustice
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Re: TLS, i need your help!

Postby manofjustice » Sun Feb 10, 2013 12:09 am

Bluebook.

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Postby Myself » Sun Feb 10, 2013 12:19 am

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Re: TLS, i need your help!

Postby tfer2222 » Sun Feb 10, 2013 12:27 am

myung76 wrote:in legal writing,

if ive cited to a case in my application section.

if i use it again in a sentence or two later (without any cases that come in between)


can i just use Id. or do i have to put See Id.? (italics)

there is NO direct quotation, just reference to case

thanks!


How are you a second semester 1L without already knowing this Bluebooking basic?

Also, if you decide "See id." is appropriate, don't capitalize the id. as you did above.




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