Casetext is a new free legal resource tool that combines research and analysis with networking capabilities. Founded and run by a team of attorneys and engineers, Casetext aims to make the law more accessible and more understandable by providing a community where people can easily interact and discuss the law. The databases’s crowdsourcing approach to research has been discussed in a variety of articles and blogs, including this ABA Journal article.
Legal Research: Searching for primary sources is simple and straight forward. You can search by case name, citation, keyword or phrase. A quick glance to the Quick Facts section provides the holding, summary and key facts of a case. Save cases, statutes, and regulations with bookmarks and easily return to where you left off.