Tag Archive | law

The Supreme Court Database

http://scdb.wustl.edu/index.php

The Supreme Court Database allows users to access in-depth information about all Supreme Court cases.  But, it also enables users to search for cases that meet particular parameters to create subsets of data.  So, if a researcher needs to find all the cases that resulted in the reversal of an appeals court decision on the topic of unions, this is the site to use.  Supported by the National Science Foundation.

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Memphis Legal Help

From Today’s (12/02/08) Commercial Appeal:

“The Memphis Bar Association has launched a new website to provide public information on how find legal help and resources. 

The site — legalhelp.memphisbar.org — includes an online MBA attorney directory by practice area and a ‘Frequently Asked Legal Questions and Answers’ section.

Topics also include ‘What To Look For In A Lawyer,’ ‘Tips On How to Be a Responsible Client,’ ‘Things You Should Know Before You Go To Court,’ and ‘Check the Standing of an Attorney’ sections.”

The site also lists upcoming dates for free legal clinics.