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Research Guides: U.S. Legal Sites
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Supreme Court of the United States
- ABA's Preview of United States Supreme Court Cases provides summaries of cases pending before the Court. It also has links to the parties briefs of pending cases
- Findlaw's collection of Supreme Court Opinions
- LII's collection of Supreme Court Opinions
- Nomination Resources
- Congressional Research Services' Report on Supreme Court Appointment Process: Roles of the President, Judiciary Committee, and Senate
- Jurist Coverage of Alito Nomination
- Library of Congress' Samuel A. Alito- Selected Resources
- Washington Post's Dossier on Judge Alito
- On the Docket - Summaries & analysis of cases pending before the Court
- Oyez Multimedia site devoted to the Court. Includes a virtual tour of the Court and a collection of mp3 recordings of current and historic oral arguments
- SCOTUS blog
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- CRS Reports are highly respected reports prepared for Congress by non-partisan staff of the Library of Congress. You can find these reports by searching a specialized search engine designed to find only CRS reports or by browsing one of the subject collections below.
- Intellectual property, cyberlaw and e-commerce CRS Reports are available from the The Franklin Pierce Law Center IP Mall.
- Thurgood Marshall School of Law has a collection of CRS reports that you can view by subject.
- The Federation of American Scientists provides access to CRS reports on a variety of national security-related topics.
- The National Council for Science and the Environment provides access to over 1200 CRS reports on a variety of environmental issues.
- Foreign Relation and related CRS Reports are posted at The U.S. State Department website.
- Penny Hill Press has the most comprehensive collection of CRS reports. The abstracts are available online.
- History of Bills and Resolutions
- History of Lawmaking for a New Nation - Text and images of historical (1774-1875) US Congressional documents and debates including Journals of Congress, bills and resolutions, debates of Congress and materials from the Continental Congress and the Constitutional Convention.
- Public Laws
- Thomas - Legislative information including text of bills, information about congressional committees, and the Congressional Record.
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