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Should human rights be Capitalised?

Do not capitalize words like “annual meeting.” Smith attended a conference on human rights [not Human Rights] at Kentucky Law School. Smith attended the third annual “Assessing Human Rights in a Quickly Globalizing World” speaker series. Capitalize courses, clinics, and externships only when used as proper nouns.

Is progressive movement capitalized?

Names of national and international organizations, movements, alliances, and members of political parties are capitalized: Republican Party, Progressive Movement.

Does modernism need a capital M?

Capitalize names of cultural movements and styles if they are derived from proper nouns; otherwise they should be lowercased: Cynicism, Doric, Gothic, Neoplatonism, Pre-Raphaelite, Romanesque; but baroque, classical, cubism, Dadaism, modernism, neoclassicism, postmodernism, romanticism.

Are names of buildings capitalized?

Buildings. Capitalize the full names of specific buildings, centers, laboratories, libraries, and offices. On second reference, if no proper name is used, lowercase building, center, laboratory, library and office.

Do you capitalize National Monument?

Do not capitalize words describing these features when they are used generically, in names that are not official, or in plural forms: an Anglican church.

Is the White House capitalized?

Proper names of buildings, thoroughfares and monuments are capitalized: the White House.

Convention calls for capitalizing court when referring to the highest tribunal within the system in which you are appearing. In California, when referring to a state trial court, capitalize “department,” as in “law and motion department,” only when stating the formal title, such as in the caption of a pleading.

When should the word court be capitalized?

With respect to the word “court,” capitalize when naming any court in full, or when referring to the U.S. Supreme Court. You should also capitalize “Court” in a court document when referring to the court that will be receiving that document.

Is federal court capitalized?

federal court: capitalize only when part of an official court name or when referring to a specific official court (“the U.S. Federal Court of Appeals” can subsequently be referred to as “the court” or “the federal court.”

Do you italicize court cases?

Standardize titles of legal sources in your prose unless you refer to the published version: as the MLA Handbook indicates, italicize the names of court cases, but capitalize the names of laws, acts, and political documents like titles and set them in roman font. In the names of court cases, use the abbreviation v.