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Legal Citation

About the McGill Guide

The Canadian Guide to Uniform Legal Citation, commonly called the McGill Guide, is the most commonly used guide for legal citation in Canada. It provides a uniform approach to citation of case law, legislation, periodicals, books, online sources, government documents, and other secondary materials across all jurisdictions. This guide has been officially adopted by various courts and major law reviews across the country, establishing itself as an important tool for legal research and writing. The McGill Guide is a bilingual and bijuridical guide to citation of legal materials.

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