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Consider how each system would abbreviate words in court documents in cases in litigation.
Using the Bluebook, you would abbreviate words according to Table 8, at 307-08, but you would also omit articles and prepositions, unless doing so causes confusion.
The Bluebook does not abbreviate words in the title.