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§ 6-200. Citations and Related Text [BB|ALWD]

Principle 1: While footnote citation is the norm for law journal and treatise writing, citations in memoranda and briefs are integrated with the text «e.g.».

Principle 2: Under most circumstances citations should take the form of citation sentences, beginning with capital letters and ending with periods, directly following the sentence they support or the quotation they identify «e.g.». When a citation or citations relate to a portion of a sentence they should be embedded in the sentence as a citation clause, set off by commas, directly following that portion «e.g.».

Principle 3: Multiple citations whether within a citation sentence or a citation clause are set off from one another with semi-colons «e.g.».

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