Case Law Citation Help

Get a Specific Document from the Home Page

If you are using the Get a Specific Document option on the Home Page, enter the citation (e.g., 2002 1 All ER 595). You may ignore brackets and other punctuation.

Find a Case by Citation - Cases Search Form

If you are using a Cases search form to locate a case by citation, enter the citation in Citation.

For example, to search for [2002] 1 All ER 595 :

  1. Open one of the cases search forms.
  2. Enter 2002 1 all er 595 in Citation.
  3. Click on Search.

Find Specific Page or Paragraph within a Citation - Cases Search Form

If you are using a Cases search form, you may also target your search to a specific page or paragraph of a citation. Select Page or Para from the drop-down list and specify a page or paragraph in the third text box.

For example, to search for [2002] 1 All ER 595, page 597 :

  1. Open one of the cases search forms.
  2. Enter 2002 1 all er in Citation.
  3. Select Page from the drop-down list, and enter 597 in the third text box.
  4. Click on Search.

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