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OUTLINE OF U.S. LEGAL SYSTEM (pdf - 5.35MB)
This Outline covers the history and organization of the federal and state judicial systems; the criminal and civil court processes; the background, qualifications, and selection of federal judges; the role of other participants (lawyers, defendants, interest groups) in the judicial process; and the implementation and impact of judicial policies.
- Thomas: Legislative Information on the Internet
Bills and Laws in Full Text Since 1989.
- United States Code
General And Permanent Laws Organized By Subject.
- Legislative Branch Publications
Public Laws, Bills, Congressional Hearings, Congressional Record And Other Publications.
- GPO Gate
Federal Government Publications.
- Glossary of Congressional and Legislative Terms
- Code of Federal Regulations
Collection of Executive-Agency Regulations by Subject
- Federal Register
Official daily publication for Rules, Proposed Rules, and Notices of Federal Agencies and Organizations, as well as Executive Orders and other Presidential documents.
- Supreme Court Opinions
Decisions Since 1893.
- Supreme Court Collection
(Cornell Law School. Legal Information Institute)
Supreme Court Decisions Since 1990, and a Collection of the Most Important Decisions.
- Treaties in Force
(Department of State)
Legal Indexes and Search Engines
Other Sources of Legal Information
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