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Full-text reference books on topics including biography, business, the environment, history, law, social sciences, medicine, religion, the sciences, and multicultural studies.*
Full-text of scholarly law journals.*
Online full text for many of the top consumer legal reference books and thousands of legal forms. Content offers users detailed “how-to” instructions to address a wide-range of legal issues including business law, financial planning, family law, and property & real estate.
AILA is the national association of more than 13,500 attorneys and law professors who practice and teach immigration law.
Statistics on crime and criminals, victims, and the justice system.
Find your elected federal representatives by Zip code, or research current issues and legislation.
Directory of lawyers by state, by name, and by practice area, as well as tips on how to choose the right one.
Provides free online access to official Federal Government Publications.
Legal assistance from the Houston Bar Association.
Lawyers providing pro bono service to low-income residents of Harris County.
Law directory that allows you to search lawyer/law firm or area of law.
Bills and information from the Texas legislature. Includes information on the most current legislation as well as historical information dating back to 1870.
One-stop website to find, view, and comment on Federal regulations and other Federal actions.
The most comprehensive information about lawyers licensed to practice in Texas.
Texas state regulations by topic.
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Find information about citizenship, immigration, working in the U.S., verification of employee eligibility, adoption and more.
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