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Legal Research

Wisconsin Legal Research - Primary Resources

This lesson will introduce you to primary legal materials in Wisconsin. You will learn how to locate Wisconsin constitutional provisions, state statutes, case opinions, and regulations using both print and electronic resources.

Learning Outcomes
On completion of the lesson, the student will be able to:
1. Define primary legal materials.
2. Describe where primary resources are located, whether in print or electronically.
3. Explain the structure of the Wisconsin Court system.
4. Distinguish Administrative law from judicial decisions.