To search for a case, the citation is:
TIP: All the above citations are for the same case, but printed in different books by different publishers!
Some recent Supreme Court cases have links to PDFs!
The APA style manual 6th edition includes Appendix 7.1: References to Legal Materials, pages 216 - 224.
Westfield State University has an excellent online guide to Citing Legal Materials, specifically:
(Ask your instructor if case names should be underlined or italicized.)
Meritor Sav. Bank v. Vinson, 477 U.S. 57 (1986).
Envtl. Def. Fund v. EPA, 465 F.2d 528 (D.C. Circ. 1972).
United States v. Jardine, 364 F.3d 1200 (10th Circ. 2004).
W. St. Group LLC v. Epro, 564 F. Supp.2d 84 (D. Mass. 2008).
Harris v. Roderick, 933 F. Supp. 977 (D. Idaho 1996).
People v. Armour, 590 N.W.2d 61 (Mich. 1999).
Chaudhary v. Gen Motors Corp.,649 P.2d 224 (Cal. 1982).
Kaplan v. Ziff, 530 N.W.2d 807 (Minn. Ct. App. 1995).
Campbell v. Sellers-Morris Corp., 82 Cal.Rptr. 2d 202 (Ct. App. 1999).
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