Skip to main content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

Federal Judiciary: Appellate Courts

Federal courts

REFERENCE DESK

Individual Circuits

Briefs & Dockets

Try the individual court websites for possible access to dockets.

Secondary Resources

How Appealing

  • The first blog devoted to appellate litigation.

U.S. Eleventh Circuit

  • From Findlaw, features daily summaries of federal appellate opinions and other court news
  • Legal Blog Network - court news and information for all the circuit courts

U.S. Law Week (Bloomberg)

  • The editors select and summarize the federal and state court and administrative cases that establish new precedents, address new statutes, contribute to emerging legal doctrines, tackle current controversies, or further splits in the Circuits.

Empirical Research Tools

Judicial Research Initiative (University of South Carolina)

  • The project was designed to create a collection of databases to facilitate the empirical analysis of the votes of judges and the decisions of U.S. courts.
University of Georgia Law LibraryUniversity of Georgia  |  Non-Discrimination Policy  |  Privacy Policy  | Contact Site Administrator 
225 Herty Drive Athens, GA 30602-6012 | (706) 542-5077 | University of Georgia School of Law.  All rights reserved.