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Federal Cases (Online Resources)
Presented below are some valuable resources for searching for federal cases online. For Westlaw and Lexis, please be sure to have your username and password to access the materials.
Enables users to search by legal documents.
Researchers should be sure to check out their "Criminal Law" section, which features articles, a glossary, and criminal law lawyers.
This archive is dedicated to the US Supreme Court. To research issues in criminal procedure, select "Cases" and then "View Cases by Issue" and then select the "Criminal Procedure" link.
Public Library of Law
Free searchable database powered by FastCase.
Free website powered by Thomson Reuters. Of particular note is their lawyer directory, which allows users to search by location or legal issue.
When conducting federal statutory research, please use the resources linked to below.
Use the links below to access the Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure and the Federal Rules of Evidence.
Please check out our Pennsylvania-specific Primary Resources in our Pennsylvania Criminal Law Practice Resources guide.