Legal Resources

Supreme Court of South Carolina
Listings by month and week of all decisions filed from 1999 to present. Withdrawn and Substituted opinions also indexed.

U.S. Supreme Court Decisions
Info on pending cases, Archive on decisions 1990-present, 600 of the most important decisions throughout the whole period of its existence.

S.C. Attorney General
Office overview, formal opinions of Attorney General Charlie Condon are available for viewing, search through press releases, Topics of public interest include: Medicaid and insurance fraud, sex offenders registry, Stop Violence Against Women, Victim Services, Missing and Exploited Children, Deadbeat Parents, Youth Mentor Program.

S.C. Judicial Department
S.C. State Supreme Court & Court of Appeals: bio of justices, roster of cases, calendar, published opinions, rules and forms, list of what the library contains, the history of the Court of Appeals, and contact information.

S.C. Administrative Law Court
Provides a neutral forum for fair, prompt and objective hearings for any person affected by an action or proposed action of certain agencies of the State of South Carolina.

S.C.Bar Member Resources
Searchable database of S.C. Bar members, Full text of all ethics opinions since 1958, Circuit & Family Court schedules and assignments, Rules of Conduct, Bar related news, Reference Area- forms etc., Public Area- Legal Clinic schedule, tips, publications and programs.

American Civil Liberties Union
Landmark cases, Press releases, the ACLU in Congress, Find out how the ACLU rated your elected official for the Congress, Supreme Court Watch , Search previous court terms, Search the news archives by state and then by keyword, ACLU Library, ACLU info.

Electronic Privacy Information Center
Latest news, List of links to resources and guides, EPIC policy archives, Info about EPIC, Visit the EPIC bookstore, FOI info.

Federal Judicial Center
General information about the Center, Annual Report available for download, general Center telephone numbers, Selected materials from Center education programs for the judiciary, Selected Center publications, Current employment vacancy announcements, History of the Federal Judiciary (bio of judges since 1789, history of federal courts). The Center is host to the information homepage for the Silicone Gel Breast Implant Products Litigation.

National Criminal Justice Reference Service
Search databases that contain summaries of more than 160,000 criminal justice publications.

Student Press Law Center
Provides legal help and information to the student media and journalism educators. Legal Clinic (links to searchable databases and answers frequently asked questions), Phone numbers to contact a student for legal assistance, Online versions of SPLC magazine Report dating back to 1996, list of publications, internship applications and links.

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