All web sites listed are up-to-date and working at the time of publication.
American Bar Association
Full-text articles on legal issues and research are provided along with other resources for continuing legal education about federal and state courts, judges, and lawyers.
Cornell Legal Information Institute
Contains all U.S. Supreme Court opin- ions since May 1990 and 600 opinions on major cases throughout the Court's history.
Federal Judicial Center
Provides general information about the federal judiciary, including a history of federal courts and a biographical database of federal judges since 1789.
Provides the latest news about the federal judicial system; answers to frequently asked questions; and information about the structure and functions of the federal courts.
Includes information about the U.S. federal judiciary and the judiciaries of the 50 states. Provides opinions from the Supreme Court and all 13 federal circuits and the appellate courts of the 50 states.
History of the Federal Judiciary
Presents information about the history of the federal courts, the judges who have served since 1789, and landmark judicial legislation from the Judiciary Act of 1789 to the present.
This online discussion list stresses legal and constitutional history. It includes book reviews and links to the American Society for Legal History.
Opinions, briefs, and secondary materi- als on U.S. Supreme Court cases are provided; daily opinion service provides immediate access to decisions of all U.S. district courts, U.S. Circuit Courts of Appeals, specialized federal courts, and state courts.
Library of Congress: U.S. Judicial Branch Resources
Links are provided to numerous sites related to the federal judicial branch of government, including those with information about federal laws, judicial opinions, court rules, and law journals.
Oyez, Oyez, Oyez: A U.S. Supreme Court Database of Northwestern University
Provides access to U.S. Supreme Court cases with texts of opinions and record- ings of oral arguments in recent cases; contains biographical data on all Supreme Court justices and links to their opinions.