Here's some web sites where basic legal research can be done to find cases to help your client for free or near-free.
www.Casemaker.us is available as a benefit for many state bar association memberships, but if you aren't a member, there are some other sources to tap. Everyone has their own preference but here's some to take a look at:
www.plol.org , the Public Library of Law
There are others out there, but if your budget doesn't allow a paid service for your research, these are some places to start out.
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