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Magazines
abbreviations,
T.13
citation analyzed, R16
citation order, R1.4(i)
consecutively paginated, R16.3
generally, R16-R16.4
Internet sources, R18.2
nonconsecutively paginated, R16.4
“Magistrate,” abbreviation of, T.11
Maine
citation rules and style guides, BT.2
sources of law, R10.2.1,R10.9.(iii)
T.1
Mandamus actions, R10.2.1(k)
Manual for Complex Litigation, R15.8(b)
Manuscripts,
published as part of a collection,
R15.5
unpublished, R17.1.1
Maryland
citation rules and style guides, BT.2
sources of law, B10.1.3, B13, R13.3,
 T.1
Massachusetts
citation rules and style guides, BT.2
sources of law, B10.1.3, R6.1, R10.1, R10.3.1(b), R10.4(b), R12.3.1(g)
, R12.3.1(g), T.1
“Master of the Rolls,” abbreviation of, T.11
Materially different language in code and statute, R12.2.2(c)
Mathematical equations, R7(e)
Matthew Bender services (MB), T.15
(see also Services and topical reporters)
“Mediator,” abbreviation of,
T.11
Medium neutral citation (see Public domain citation)
Memorand[um, a],
B9-B13, R17.1.3, R21.7.4
Memorandum decision
indication of,
R10.6.1
prior history must be given, R10.7.1(a)
Merit Systems Protection Board, T.1
Mexico
sources of national law,
T.2
Michigan
citation rules and style guides, BT.2
sources of law, B10.1.3, R10.4(b), R10.8.1, R14.2(c)
T.1
Microfiche (see Microform)
Microform,
R18.4, R18.7(b)
Military courts, T.1
Military Justice Reporter,
T.1
Minnesota
citation rules and style guides, BT.2
sources of law,
BT.2, R10.2.1(a), R10.3.1(b), R12.1, T.1
Mississippi
citation rules and style guides, BT.2
sources of law, R10.3.3
 T.1
Missouri
citation rules and style guides, BT.2
sources of law, R1.1(c)
T.1
Mistakes in quotations, indicated by “[sic],” R5.2(c)
Model Code of Professional Responsibility, R12.8.6
Model codes, R12.8.5
Model Penal Code, R12.8.5
Model Rules of Professional Conduct, R12.8.6
“Modified” and “modifying,in case
history,
R10.2.1(k), T.8
(see also Explanatory phrases)
Monarchs, English,
T.2
Montana
citation rules and style guides, BT.2
sources of law, R1.1(c), R3.3(b)
T.1
Month used to indicate volume, R19.1(d)
Months, abbreviation of, T.12
Moore’s Federal Practice, R3.3, R15.3
Motions, B10-B13
Multinational materials (see International materials)
Multipart articles,
R16.6.5
Multiple authors, B8.1, R15.1(b)
Multiple decisions within a single year, R10.5(d)
Multiple dispositions of a case, R10.2.1(k)
Multiple editions and printings of book, R15.4
Multiple pages, footnotes, and endnotes,
R3.2
Multiple parties, words indicating, omitted in case names, B5.1.1, R10.2.1(a)
Municipal ordinances, R12.8.2
Music (see Audio recordings)