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United States Government Documents: A Guide
Access to contemporary and historical information and documents created by the three branches of the United States federal government: Legislative, Executive, and Judicial.
U.S. Supreme Court (1790-present) U.S. Circuit Courts of Appeals U.S. District Courts (1789-present) State court decisions at all court levels for all 50 states and territories Also Bankruptcy Courts; U.S. Court of International Trade; Tax Courts; Courts of Customs and Patent Appeals, and Veterans, Commerce, and Military Courts.
Provides the latest term "slip" opinions of the Court. Slip opinions are replaced within a few months by preliminary print opinions, and replaced (again) one year later by the final version in a U. S. Reports bound volume. Current term only
Provides opinions of the United States Supreme Court handed down since 1990, together with over 600 earlier decisions selected for their historic importance. Provided by Cornell University's Legal Information Institute. 1990-present
Includes case law reported in official and parallel citations: From 1 U.S. (1790 - current); from 1 L.Ed.2d (1956 - current); 1 - 100 L.Ed. (1790 - 1956); and from 1 S.Ct. (1882 - current). 1790-present