Citing the law

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Citing the law
Why do I need to cite?
Activity: When to cite?
Inserting footnotes
Example
Case law
Activity: Which report do I cite?
EU cases
ECHR cases
Example
Legislation
Welsh legislation
Scottish legislation
Northern Ireland legislation
EU legislation
Books
Edited books and encyclopedias
Journal articles
Electronic journal articles
Government publications
Hansard
Newspaper articles
Websites and blogs
Correspondence
Activity: Putting it all together
Bibliographies
FAQs and notes

Judgments of the European Court of Human Rights

Where possible, refer to the official reports, the Reports of Judgments and Decisions (ECHR) or the European Human Rights Reports (EHRR).

Cite a case in your work by the party names, year published, volume, law report abbreviation and the page number.

Example:

Omojudi v UK (2010) 51 EHRR 10

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