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Gale LegalForms

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Westlaw - FREE Access from HOME

Patrons can register for a free Westlaw login that provides 10 hours of usage for 7 days. Content includes Westlaw Edge, secondary sources, and litigation.

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Click this link for registration instructions or call the law library for more information (775)328-3250.

Nevada Law Library from the Legislative Counsel Bureau on CD-ROM - FREE Access at the Law Library

The "Official Nevada Law Library from the Source" from the Nevada Legislature.
This CD includes the Nevada Reports Nevada Revised Statutes with Annotations, Nevada Attorney General's Opinions, Nevada Administrative Code, Nevada Court Rules, Nevada and U.S. Constitutions, U.S. Court Rules for Nevada and the Ninth Circuit, Nevada City Charters, Gaming Regulations, and the Statutes of Nevada. Due to licensing restrictions, may be used at the law library only.

Nevada Law Legislative History - Nevada Legislative Counsel Bureau Library

Sample Pleadings

Sample pleadings created for Washoe County Second Judicial District Court using Rule 10 of the Rules of Practice. These samples were created using MS Word. Click on the title below to view.

Sample Family Court Heading Sample General Heading

Pleading Instructions found at the Nevada Supreme Court Law Library.

Please contact the specific court with any questions you may have.

Nevada Courts

Nevada Supreme Court

First Judicial District (Carson City and Storey County)

Second Judicial District (Washoe County)

Third Judicial District (Lyon County)

Fourth Judicial District (Elko County)

FIfth Judicial District (Esmeralda and Nye Counties)

Sixth Judicial District (Humboldt County)

Seventh Judicial District (Eureka, Lincoln, and White Pine Counties)

Eighth Judicial District (Clark County)

Ninth Judicial District (Douglas County)

Tenth Judicial District (Churchill County)

Eleventh Judicial District (Lander, Mineral, and Pershing Counties)

Other Information for Use in Washoe County

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