Resources

The following is a list of web links which deal with criminal law issues:

U.S. ATTORNEY’S MANUAL, CRIMINAL DIVISION

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE, OFFICE OF PARDON ATTORNEY

  • Includes information on Federal Pardon Application Procedure and Forms

U.S. BUREAU OF PRISON’S INMATE LOCATOR

  • Where to locate someone in federal prison

U.S. Constitution

Constitutional Amendments (Note: Amendments 1-10 make up the Bill of Rights)

Codes, Statutes and Regulations

Case Law

  • U.S. Supreme Court – Opinions & Web Site
  • Federal Judiciary Homepage – maintained by the Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts. Features publications, directories, news and more.
  • US Courts of Appeals – Opinions & Web Sites
    1st – ME, MA, NH, PR, RI
    2nd – NY, VT, CT
    3rd – PA, NJ, DE, VI
    4th – MD, NC, SC, VA, WV
    5th – LA, TX, MS
    6th – MI, OH, KY TN
    7th – IL, IN, WI
    8th – ND, SD, MN, NE, IA, MO AR
    9th – CA, OR, WA, AZ, MT, ID, NV, AK, HI
    10th – CO, KS, NM, OK, UT, WY
    11th – AL, GA, FL
    DC – DC, Tax Court, fed admin agencies.
    Federal Patent, Int’l Trade, Claims Court and Veterans’ Appeals.

U.S. Trial Courts Web Sites

United States Congress:

United States Judiciary:

Federal Rules of Evidence

Federal Agencies:

OFFICE OF INSPECTOR GENERALS

State Law Criminal Law Resources:

California Codes and Statutes:

Attorney Organizations

California Codes & Statutes

California Legislative Information

  • California Legal Resources:

    Periodicals:

  • Favorite Legal Blogs