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Case Briefs & Dockets Online
Since approximately 2005, the Supreme Court's Clerk posts order and the briefs on the argument
calendar. Dockets for cases back to 2002 are also available on the calendar.
More on Cases & Courts
state court dockets may be found in:
Try searching for dockets on the court's web site. The
National Center for State Courts offers judicial branch links for each state, focusing on the administrative office of the courts, the court of last resort, any intermediate appellate courts, and each trial court level. Court Records & Documents
Briefs and Trial Court Documents may be available on Westlaw.
CourtLink and Briefs, Pleadings and Motions may be found on Lexis. To locate state court materials not available within Westlaw, Lexis or Bloomberg Law, see
Dockets & Court Documents page in our Briefs, Oral Arguments and Other Court Documents Research Guide. Some state appellate courts may make
recordings of oral arguments and hearings available on their web sites. The Law Library's ILL Services, a library-to-library resource sharing service, does not order court materials from a court's clerk. Please contact the court directly for copies.
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