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Guide for Law Journal Students

Grammar & Style Conventions

The Bluebook offers guidance for citations in footnotes ("below-the-line" text). For guidance about grammar and style, particularly for "above-the-line" text, you should refer to these style manuals:

Spelling Conventions

For guidance regarding spelling in the text of Articles, Notes, or Comments, you should refer to these dictionaries, or another dictionary your journal selects, along with any internal style sheets your journal develops.