Circuit abbreviations bluebook. Abbreviations may also be found for common words or legal phrases. Do not rely solely on this page to bluebook. Court of appeals and us. Citation practices and the bluebook.
The bluebooks 20th edition prompts many musings from bryan garner. These tables give the various abbreviations for the us. 780 meanings of isp acronym and isp abbreviation. Karnow is a judge on the su perior court of san francisco county.
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