Guide: How to cite a Court case in MLA style

Guide: How to cite a Court case in MLA style

Cite A Court case in MLA style

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Use the following template to cite a court case using the MLA citation style. 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.

Key:

Pink text = information that you will need to find from the source.
Black text = text required by the MLA style.

Reference list

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

Template:

Title. Volume number. Year Published. Print.

Example:

Casimaty V FCT. 1997. Print.

In-text citation

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

Template

(Title)

Example

The issues for determination are whether the subdivision and sale of various portions of the taxpayer's former farming property were undertaken as part of the conduct of a business with the result that the profits are assessable under s 25(1) of the Income Tax Assessment Act 1936 (``the Act'') or whether the proceeds are assessable under the second limb of s 25A of the Act. (Casimaty V FCT)

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