Federal Materials

United States Supreme Court

  • The court's own site offers decisions from 2000 forward, dockets, court schedules, court rules and other information pertaining to the Court.  
  • Findlaw provides full texts of Supreme Court cases dating from Volume 150 (1893) to the present.
  • FedWorld (FLITE database) contains Supreme Court decisions from the years 1937-1975. That totals 7,407 decisions from volumes 300-422.
  • The Legal Information Institute at Cornell University offers full texts of decisions from 1990 to the present.
  • The Oyez Project at Northwestern University is a multimedia site that provides audio files of important Supreme Court arguments. For more recent cases, there is about a 10-month turnaround between argument and when it appears on the Oyez site.
  • On The Docket, provided by The Medill School of Journalism, covers all the cases pending before the Court, from the day the court accepts review of the case through the issuance of the opinions.

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