The default news search on the main LexisNexis screen is the Look up a Legal Case widget, located in the center of the screen.
To access the Look up a Legal Case widget, click on the drop-down arrow at the end of the box to expand the widget
Cases can be located in the following ways:
Note the links to help for citations, and locating cases and law reviews.
For a more targeted search of legal materials, review the Legal section within the Search by Content Type menu
Select the type of legal content you wish to search:
Once you have selected the type of legal material you wish to search, click on the Advanced Options arrow under the main search box. Advanced options will vary depending on the type of legal material you are researching.
Note: You may also limit your search by date using the date restriction boxes. For a search of specific segments of the document, use the Build Your Own Segment Search Box. (Detailed information on how to Build Your Own Search using segments is available from Lexis.)
Click Apply to apply all of your search restrictions and search terms. Search terms will appear inside the main search box, while restrictions will be listed below the search window: