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U.S. Supreme Court Research

Find information about the Court, its justices and its cases. Get opinions, briefs, argument transcripts, and the latest news.


Start here to get breaking news about the Court.

See the "Pending Cases" section of this guide for news of grants of certiorari or review as soon as they are announced, and for analyses of pending cases.

Best News Sites

These are two of the best, most thorough, and most up-to-date source for Supreme Court news.

Other Good Web Sites for Breaking News

iSCOTUSNow - Breaking Court News

Lexis & Westlaw for Breaking News

Use Lexis Advance to find recent articles by Adam Liptak of the New York Times and by Robert Barnes of the Washington Post. Use Westlaw to find recent articles by David Savage of the Los Angeles Times.

Model your searches on the examples below.

The Zief Law Library research librarians can also show you how to set up "alerts" to run periodically on Westlaw or Lexis Advance to capture the latest stories by these reporters.

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