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Psychology and the Law: Law and Legislation

Golden Barrel Cactus by Helst1

LIbrary Databases Useful for Law Aspects

Refer to the database help screens for searching tips. From the 'Federal and State Cases' search, you can use 'Advanced Options' to restrict to individual states. From the 'LexisNexis Academic' search, click 'Advanced Options' and then under 'Source' option type 'NC Supreme Court Cases from 1778' to search just that collection, or browse for other collections there.

For many more law related databases in our collection, please take a look at our 'Government and Law' databases here

Selected Books

Selected websites

One of the best resources for finding detailed information on North Carolina's Supreme Court and Court of Appeals cases from 1998 to the present, including capital and death penalty cases.

From Cornell University Legal Information Institute this site provides federal and state material and links to key Internet resources.

The National Center for State Courts. Includes full-text documents, journal articles, and key Supreme Court cases.

Full-text of capital punishment cases

Data from the Death Penalty Information Center

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Additional resources


Oxford Scholarship Online - Law
Search the full text of Oxford scholarly publications dealing with law.

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Top image, 'Golden Barrel Cactus' by Helst1 is used according to the terms of a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 2.0 Generic license.