Illinois Legislative HistoryBy James E. DugganNovember 2000Column, Page 665Difficult though they may be to research, legislative histories can make a difference in your case. Here's how to find what you need.
Evidence Practice GuidesBy James E. DugganSeptember 2000Column, Page 543Illinois lawyers are fortunate to have several good sources for guidance on evidence law. Here are thumbnail sketches of the leading treatises and practice guides.
Illinois RegulationsBy James E. DugganJuly 2000Column, Page 417Keeping abreast of Illinois regulatory law remains a challenge, but now there are more options than ever.
Illinois StatisticsBy James E. DugganJuly 1999Column, Page 387Put the facts at your fingertips with these helpful references.
The Illinois Court of ClaimsBy James E. DugganMay 1999Column, Page 283The court of claims is an unfamiliar realm to many lawyers; here's a guide.
Using Illinois Legal EncyclopediasBy James E. DugganMarch 1999Column, Page 167You loved 'em as a kid and as a law student — now that you're a lawyer, don't overlook encyclopedias as you begin your legal research.