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blue book

also blue·book (blo͞o′bo͝ok′)
n.
1. An official list of persons in the employ of the US government.
2. A book listing the names of socially prominent people.
3. A blank notebook with blue covers in which to write the answers to examination questions.

bluebook

n
1. (Parliamentary Procedure) (in Britain) a government publication bound in a stiff blue paper cover: usually the report of a royal commission or a committee
2. informal chiefly US a register of well-known people
3. (in Canada) an annual statement of government accounts
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(6) Other than that, Rule 9.800 refers to The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation, or if the proper citation form is not there, to the Florida Style Manual.
She details sources and strategies for researching legal practice, including platforms like WestlawNext and Lexis Advance; provides a historical perspective on legal research; and describes primary and secondary sources, including finding federal and state statutes, cases, administrative law, and legislative history; strategies for book and online research; and citation rules in both the fourth edition of the Association of Legal Writing Directors Citation Manual and the 19th edition of The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation. The text can be used with Experiential Legal Writing: Analysis, Process, and Documents.
The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation BY THE COLUMBIA LAW REVIEW, THE HARVARD LAW REVIEW, THE UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA LAW REVIEW, AND THE YALE LAW JOURNAL CAMBRIDGE, MASS.: THE HARVARD LAW REVIEW ASSOCIATION, 19TH ED., 2010, PP.
Lawyers might be tempted to think that the history of American legal citation begins in 1926 with the publication of the first edition of A Uniform System of Citation, (67) now commonly known as The Bluebook.
You get bonus points if you noticed that the first cite conforms to the style dictates of The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (18th ed., Harv.
Citations should conform to the current edition of A Uniform System of Citation. Cash prizes will be awarded to first, second, third and fourth place winners in the amounts of $5,000, $3,000, $2,000 and $1,000 respectively.
The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation was expected to be used by counsel and/or judges in 33jurisdictions.
(4.) THE BLUEBOOK: A UNIFORM SYSTEM OF CITATION [sections] 1.2(c), at 23 (15th ed.
Prince (legal research, Vanderbilt U., Tennessee) updates again her reference guide for attorneys, legal secretaries, paralegals, and law students on citing legal authorities according to the rules in The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation 19th edition, 2010.
The world of legal citation has long been dominated by the little blue-covered manual, A Uniform System of Citation, a.k.a., the Bluebook.
The Bluebook schools are sometimes accused of suffering from a conflict of interests because, on the one hand, a uniform system of citation must maintain consistency over time but, on the other, these schools derive significant income by augmenting the rules and publishing new editions.
This dictionary cites legal authorities according to The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (eighteenth edition, 2005).