Use the following template to cite a court case using the Chicago Manual of Style citation style (16th edition). For help with other source types, like books, PDFs, or websites, check out our other guides. To have your reference list or bibliography automatically made for you, try our free citation generator.

Notes-Bibliography Format

Reference list

Place this part in your bibliography or reference list at the end of your assignment.

Template:

Title, Document Title/Name Pages Used (Location Year Published).

Example:

(Tribunal Constitucional 1995).

In-text citation

Place this part right after the quote or reference to the source in your assignment.

Template

Title, Document Title/Name Pages Used (Location Year Published).

Example

opinión, noticia o información sobre el acontecer nacional o internacional (Tribunal Constitucional 1995).

Author-Date Format

Reference list

Place this part in your bibliography or reference list at the end of your assignment.

Template:

Title. Year Published, Volume number Document Title/Name Pages Used. Location.

Example:

australian provincial co ltd v coroneo. 1938.

In-text citation

Place this part right after the quote or reference to the source in your assignment.

Template

(Title Year Published)

Example

"the fact that the fixing is very slight helps to support an inference that it was not intended to be permanent" (australian provincial co ltd v coroneo 1938)

 


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