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"The legal system of the Republic of India", 2001, in Modern Legal Systems Cyclopedia, via HeinOnline. A "compilation of the various legal systems of the world".

Article 370: A Constitutional History of Jammu and Kashmir

Guide to Law Online: India, Library of Congress

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