Below are links to assist you in preparing for the Mock Supreme Court  -- the search engine below is provided compliments of FindLaw

FindLaw's searchable database of the Supreme Court decisions since 1893 (U.S. Supreme Court Decisions: US Reports 150-, 1893-).   Browsable by year and US Reports volume number and searchable by citation, case title and full text.


Citation Search Title Search Full-Text Search

Text Box: This is the best site to start with
Wrightslaw (a great place to start; also helpful to use to study IDEA principles) 

Listen to a real case, read it, and hear the final opinion announcement:

Guide to Disability Rights Laws

The Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (Section 504) as Applied to Private Schools

Resources by Jurisdiction (by state or otherwise)


OYEZ:  US Supreme Court Multimedia

An example of a case with summary and audio from the above site: Cedar Rapids Comm. Sch. Dist. v. Garret

Selected Historic Decisions of the US Supreme Court

Related Information:

Office of the  Solicitor General

Other Supreme court information and opinions


Some fun and interesting sites:

Steven does his work from the BEACH??? --> Stevens: High Court's Supreme Dissenter?

Appointment of John Roberts as Chief Justice .... Click here to Listen to the story

Family Wins Suit for Autistic Son's Health Care

High Court to Hear Lethal Injection, Voter ID Cases (blog)  and Supreme Court Considers Lethal Injection, Voter I.D. (report)

O'Connor Taking Swing Vote Into Retirement