Other Resources

Jose H. Varela, Public Defender

In the panels below you'll find a variety of helpful links to resources available on the web.  If you need further information or help, please don't hesitate to contact us.


Government Research

GOVERNMENT / also see legal research

ABAG Bay Area Cities + Governments
San Francisco area cities.
Alameda County Home Page, Courts, PD, etc.
American US Historical Documents online
California Ballot Propositions since 1911, courtesy of Hastings Law
California Board of Behavioral Sciences - Verify MFCC, LCSW, other licenses on line.
California Department of General Services
California Department of Industrial Relations - Worker Comp, OSHA, etc.
California Department of Motor Vehicles
California: LexisOne does good job of indexing the State Government, all courts, more.
California Professional Licenses for MANY professions
California Technology, Trade and Commerce Agency -
California STATE GOVERNMENT HOME PAGE - Start here for all agencies
California State Information + Services - agencies, courts, counties, politics. and more.
California Voter Foundation - nonpartisan elections + proposition info.
Center for Digital Government: technology issues in government
Census: State and federal
Cityspan - City and County of San Francisco Official Web Site
Contractors Calif. State License Board
Is this guy licensed to do this kind of work?
CSAC Calif State Association of Counties
California State Association of Counties (CSAC). Many governmental sites. Links to all counties who have Web sites. Governor's budget and such.
DMV Site Map California Department of Motor Vehicles
Federal: Ask the Government a Question. FAQs answered.
Federal: Congress.Org: Federal Congress, law, legislation, members
CapWeb: A Guide to the U.S. Congress | Policy Issues | Publications | Campaigns | Alerts |
Federal: Search Congressional Reports: Open CRS
Federal: U.S. Department of Justice / DOJ home site.
FirstGov.gov - Official website for searching the U.S. Government
Federal laws THOMAS search legislation
Full Text of Federal Legislation House and Senate bills searchable by keyword(s) or by bill number.
Federal Trade Commission - stop spam, telemarketing, etc.
FedWorld Federal Government Word Searching
The U.S. Federal Government Word Searcher: search dozens of Government WWW sites, hundreds of BBS connections via the Web, research. National Criminal Justice Reference System.
GovBenefits.gov - Your Federal Benefits
GovBenefits is a partnership of many Federal agencies and organizations with a shared vision - to provide improved, personalized access to government benefit programs.
Government: SearchGov.com word searches Federal + State Governments
Clueless? Maybe the government has a word to describe it.
Government Surveillance issues - cryptome.org
Development of Surveillance Technology and Risk of Abuse of Economic Information. Encryption, Privacy concerns.
Governing Magazine State, Local, Federal Government articles.
State+ Federal government articles. Surveys, analysis, technology, lots more. Published by Congressional Quarterly, Inc..
GovSpot.com - the government information portal of the Web
GTC Government Technology Magazine
Government Technology GTC magazine. Computers, imaging, document management, for local, state + federal government agencies.
GCN Government Computer News magazine.
Government Computer News is an 80,000 circulation, biweekly, newspaper covering government information systems, the people who specify and build them, and the products and technologies they use. It is the community newspaper of federal, state and local programs managers and information system professionals. Articles with pointers to products.
GTSI Government Technology / computer supplier
GTSI is a leading reseller of microcomputer and Unix workstation products to federal, state and local governments,
GIX: Government Information Xchange -- BIG site by GSA
GSA: Federal General Services Administration, has pointers to 3 levels of federal + many State / other government sites. Huge search engine.
Homeland Security Department
Terrorist activity, threat advisory, immigration and travel advisories, disasters.
Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) - FBI and others
Internet Crime Complaint Center
Library of Congress World Wide Web Home Page
Federal Governmental links, internet resources.
Marin County Home page.
MIDAS: Marin Information and Data Access System" Marin Government, Cities, Visitor info, NonProfits, People, Marin Civic Center.
Marin County Public Defender Home Page
Marin County, California -- Disaster/Emergency Resources
Marin County Sheriff's Office of Emergency Services. Disaster Prep + bulletins.
Marin County Park News Online - GOGA
Marin: G-Channel Online-Marin County Government Channel
Marin Market: Businesses, restaurants, etc.
Marin County California: restaurants, scenes, more.
Marin Telecommunications Agency
NASA National Aeronautics and Space Administration
NASA Space / satellite photos, etc.
NHTSA - National Highway Traffic Safety Administration - Tests on cars
Car safety, recalls, standards, crash tests, more.
NIST: National Institute of Standards and Technology
OSHA: Occupational Safety + Health Administration -
Social Security Online
SPAM: Federal site to stop Telemarketing and Spam + Junk Faxes
SPAM: National Do Not Call Registry - government site
SPAM: Junkbusters STOP Junk Fax
State Government Web Servers. Pick a State.
TAX: 26 USC TITLE 26 - Internal Revenue Code / Cornell
TAX: California Franchise Tax Board
California tax forms + instructions.
TAX: California Revenue + Tax Code
TAX: CCH Tax Briefing
TAX: EstatePlanning.Com
Tax: HR Block tax preparers
TAX: IRS - Federal Tax forms + instructions
IRS: Internal Revenue Service Tax Forms, instructions. Download forms.
TAX: IRS: Submit Tax Law Questions via Email to the IRS
TAX: IRS - Official Internal Revenue site, Income Tax Forms, Instructions, Publications, Regulations
TAX: IRS tax forms, state tax forms, plus IRS e-file and state e-file. WorldWideWeb Tax.
TAX: Planning MSN MoneyCentral Taxes
TAX: TurboTax and Quicken - software + tax hints
United Way of the Bay Area: Phone 211: Find Community Services
www.211bayarea.org: United Way of the Bay Area is the largest private funder of health and human services in Northern California. We partner with contributors to build healthy and safe communities in Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Napa, San Francisco, San Mateo, and Solano counties. Formerly, called "The Brain" database.
USC United States Code, full text, searchable
U.S. House Of Representatives - WWW site.
U.S. House of Representatives' World Wide Web service provides public access to legislative information as well as information about Members, Committees, and Organizations of the House and to other U.S. government information. resources.
U.S. Department of Justice Programs / Grant Funds / Drug Courts
U.S. Department of Justice Home Page. Federal Grant funding. Criminal Justice studies + programs. Drug Courts.
Veteran Affairs Dept.
Veterans Benefits Administration interactive benefits applications. Veterans Benefits Administration is an organizational element of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Site allows applicants to apply for certain VA benefits on line.
Virtual Tourist - California
Art, government, maps, cities, State, photos, picutures,
Welfare Guide: TANF, Medicaid, etc.
Supporting Families in Transition. A Guide to Expanding Health Coverage in the Post-Welfare Reform World. TANF, Medicaid, eligibility, etc...
The White House - visit George W Bush and friends.
Presidential Policy papers, tours, and stuff.


ABAG Local Government / Earthquake Maps
What's New | Bay Area Projects | Bay Area Commerce | Local Government | Discussion Groups | Services. Earthquake maps.
After a Disaster Series of Publications
AlertNet - Reuters News re disasters, crises
AlertNet provides news, information and analysis for everyone interested in emergency relief. AlertNet is run by Reuters Foundation.
AMA Medical (Terrorism) Center for Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Response
American Red Cross
Bay Area Transit Information 511.Org
AC Transit (East Bay) Amtrak BART Berkeley Electric Shuttle Transit CalTrain Contra Costa County Connection Dumbarton Express Ferries Golden Gate Transit Greyhound Lines Petaluma Transit ETC.
Biocomplexity Thesaurus NBII.GOV
Bioterrorism, Biodefense, Public Health UPMC-Biosecurity.org
Bioterrorism and Emergency Preparedness - Stanford Hospital and Clinics
Bioterrorism: WHO | Diseases covered by CSR
Calif Air Resources live feeds: air, smoke, video, more
The California Air Resources Board and the California Department of Food and Agriculture are required to submit joint, biennial reports to the Legislature on the progress of the phase down of rice straw burning in the Sacramento Valley
California Data Exchange Center CDEC Flood Gauges.
Real Time California river gauges, flood conditions, tides. Wet and wild.
Calif. OES Home Page / Governor's Off. Emergency Services
Governor's Office Emergency Services: OES - California Emergency Plan (Part I: Basic Plan) Current Conditions (EDIS, Weather, Roads) OES Earthquake Program Earthquake Resources (OASIS) Related Agencies and Organizations. California State Governor Office.
Calif. OES EDIS Emergency Digital Information Service, Governor's
Calif. County OES offices, National Guard too
Calif. State agency and employee phone listing
CALTRANS maps, road conditions, etc.
Calif. Department of Transportation.
CDC Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
US Government site on many types of diseases, bioterrorism issues, and more.
CDC Emergency Preparedness & Response Site
CDC Mass Trauma Preparedness and Response
CERES: California Environmental Resources Evaluation System
Environment: geography, plants, animals, resources, maps, fire prevention. etc.
CERT FEMA Community Emergency Response Team
DART: Disaster Assistance and Rescue Team Disaster Assistance and Rescue Team NASA Ames RC
The Disaster Assistance and Rescue Team (DART) is an all hazard Federal emergency response and recovery team that is home-based out of NASA's Ames Research Center at Moffett Field, California. DART has an elaborate training facility and program that is available to members of the emergency services community.
DARPA: Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency
The folks that brought us the Internet are now studying cyberwarfare, chemical + biological warfare, and other disasters.
DHS | Department of Homeland Security
Disabled ADA Accessibility Guidelines (ADAAG)
Disabled - CARD Emergency preparedness for First Victims - special needs
CARD – Collaborating Agencies Responding to Disasters - Oakland, CA / Alameda County nonprofit helping persons with special needs,
Disabled People and Disaster Planning (DP2)
DisabilityInfo.gov: Rights, resources for disabled
Disaster Center - News on North American incidents, links to news sources, satellites, etc.
DisasterPlan.Com: Planning and Disaster Recovery
Big site: Developing Disaster Plan, disaster recovery yellow pages.
DOT manual + more: Hazmat Safety U.S. Dept. Transportation / Poisons, etc.
Earthquake Engineering Berkeley NISEE.
National Information Service for Earthquake Engineering (NISEE) Earthquake Engineering Research Center (EERC) University of California at Berkeley
Earthquake Engineering Research Institute EERI
Huge site: audio visuals, laws, insurance, etc.
Earthquake Info from the USGS in Menlo Park, CA
Earthquake info provided by the United States Geological Survey in Menlo Park, California.
Earthquake IRIS Consortium - worldwide maps and reports
Earthquake SF_Bay Very Recent via USGS LIVE REALTIME
Earthquake Latest Quake Info USGS Info California
U.S. Geological Survey, 345 Middlefield Road, MS 870, Menlo Park, CA
Earthquake maps: Division of Mines and Geology
Calif. Department of Conservation Division of mines + geology, with recent California Earthquake hazard maps.
Earthquake MCEER: Multidisciplinary Center for Earthquake Engineering Research
Multidisciplinarty Center for Earthquake Engineering Research - Univ. Buffalo, New York. Quakeline.
Earthquake: Northern California ShakeMaps from USGS and others
Earthquake: Northern California Earthquake Data Center
Earthquake: Southern Calif. Earthquake Center / CalTech
The SCEC (Southern California Earthquake Center) Data Center is the primary archive and distribution center of seismological data recorded by the Southern California Seismic Network.
Earthquake: Southern CA: Latest Quake Info
Earthquake: UC Berkeley Seismological Laboratory / REDI alerts
Earthquake USGS NEIC National Info Center / Golden, Colorado. Worldwide.
USGS National Earthquake Information
Earthquake: USGS-National Seismic Hazards Mapping Project
National seismic hazards mapping project - earthquake maps.
Earthquake: USGS 1906 SF quake Simulations
USGS Earthquake Hazards Program, responsible for monitoring, reporting, and researching earthquakes and earthquake hazards
Earthquake: USGS Real-Time Forecast of EarthquakesNext 24 Hours
Earthquake: USGS Hayward Fault Virtual Helicopter Tour
EDIS: Emergency Digital Information Service from OES
This site is in frames, so you have to grope to get to the EDIS messages for very urgent messages.
Electrical Power Grid: California ISO electrical grid blackouts and status.
California Independent System Operator (Cal-ISO). Electrical Grid blackouts.
Electrical Rolling Blackouts per PG+E System status
EIIP Emergency Information Infrastructure Partnership / training, discussions
Emergency Information Infrastructure Partnership - EIIP - training, chat, etc. emergency managers.
EMAC, the Emergency Management Assistance Compact
Interstate Disaster Assistance Act administered by National Emergency Management Association (NEMA).
EPA: the United States Environmental Protection Agency - chemical + toxic waste issues
EPIX WWW Home Page
Emergency Preparedness Information eXchange (EPIX) at Simon Frasier University. Links to many emergency service sites.
FEMA: Are You Ready? Disaster Preparedness
FEMA - Federal Emergency Management Agency
FEMA DisasterHelp.Gov - start here for disaster help
FEMA EMI: Emergency Management Institute training + downloadables
FEMA ICS Resource Center - training ICS-100+
FEMA Independent Study Program - NIMS, NRP, more
FEMA: IS-700 National Incident Management System (NIMS), An Introduction
FEMA Independent Study Online disaster courses
FEMA: NRP National Response Plan from Homeland Security
NRP: National Response Plan, changes and Quick Reference Guide ,Joint Field Office Standard Operating Procedures, and National Incident Management System (NIMS) on the Homeland Security Website. Use for Incidents of National Significance: major disasters, terrorist incidents, and such.
FEMA: NIMS National Incident Management System
NIMS is the National version of SEMS Standardized Emergency Management System, which was based on ICS incident command system experience.
Fire Reports daily by US Forest Service
FIRESCOPE Calif. OES Statewide Emergency Services, ICS forms
Incident Command System Downloadable Forms, manuals, for EOC and ICS emergency operations.
Fire Weather- National Weather Service Boise, Idaho - NOAA.
NWS: NOAA weather and flood watches and warnings, public forecasts and advisories. Fire watch.
Firewise / Wildfire prevention info.
Wildfire protection, links to NIFC National Interagency Fire Center,
Floods: NOAA River Forecast Center - Sacramento, CA
California Nevada River Forecast Center - Your government source of hydrologic/weather data and forecasts for California, Nevada, and portions of southern Oregon
Floods: NOAA Hydrometeorological Prediction Center
GETS - NCS | Government Emergency Telecommunications Service (GETS)
Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District
Health and Human Services, Federal site
HHS.gov is the website for the United States Department of Health and Human Services, led by Secretary Mike Leavitt, and based in Washington, D.C.
HazMat Guide for First Responders - USFA - search for chemical spills
HazMat Pocket Guide to chemical hazards, by CDC and NIOSH.
Hazardous Substance Fact Sheets - PDF format- searchable
New Jersey State Haz Mat site: search on the chemical + view fact sheet in PDF format.
HazMat toxins database, poisons, dangerous chemicals. Government site: TOXNET
Government sponsored databases on toxicology, hazardous chemicals, poisons, medical response.
HIPAA Privacy Rule - HHS Emergency Disaster Data
HHS - Disasters & Emergencies Official Govt. info
Homeland Security Department
Terrorist activity, threat advisory, immigration and travel advisories, disasters.
Homeland Security NRP National Response Plan
NRP: National Response Plan, changes and Quick Reference Guide ,Joint Field Office Standard Operating Procedures, and National Incident Management System (NIMS) on the Homeland Security Website. Use for Incidents of National Significance: major disasters, terrorist incidents, and such.
Homeland - Center for State Homeland Security
Homeland Security Ready.gov - Prepare for disasters and terrorists
We must have the tools and plans in place to make it on our own if a terrorist attack occurs.
Incident Command / Art Botterell
Art Botterell, Formerly Calif OES, FEMA official, Founder, Networks In Emergency Management Forum, personal web page.
Law: Disasters and the Law: Katrina and Beyond
Maps: geodata.gov Detailed Govt. Maps
Maps California - Faults, firezones, etc Humboldt State
Marin County, California -- Disaster/Emergency Resources
Marin County Sheriff's Office of Emergency Services. Disaster Prep + bulletins.
Marin County Demographics - Home Page
Information about the demographics of Marin County, California. Includes census information, population and housing information from both the State of California and the Marin County Community Development Department. Also includes studies on the Emerging Trends and Needs Assessmsent in Marin as compiled by United Way.
Marin County Schools - Emergency Communication
Marin: CVNL.ORG: Center for Volunteer and Nonprofit Leadership - Marin's NonProfits
Marin: G-Channel Online-Marin County Government Channel
Medical: American Health Lawyers Association AHLA
AHLA (American Health Lawyers Association) Web site - The latest health law information.
Medical: CDC Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
US Government site on many types of diseases, bioterrorism issues, and more.
Medical: MedlinePlus: Disasters and Emergency Preparedness
Medical: Merck Manuals online: Home, Diagnosis, Aging, Geriatrics
Medical: NIAID: National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease
Medical: Oral Rehydration - diarrhea, influenza, more
Diarrhoea, diarrhea, diarrhoeal diseases, dehydration and oral rehydration are the focus of Rehydration Project. We create and support diarrhoea management programs that rehydrate a dehydrated child through the promotion of oral rehydration salts [ORS]. We also promote breastfeeding, achieving and maintaining high levels of immunization, improving access to clean water and safe sanitation and encourage hygiene education.
Medical: Pandemic Avian Flu in birds- OIE daily update
OIE : Organisation Mondiale de la Santé Animale - World Organisation for Animal Health - Organizacion Mundial de Sanidad Animal
Medical: Pandemic Avian Flu Southern Africa site
Medical: Pandemic Avian Flu (Bird Flu) - Patient Education Institute
This patient education tutorial explains what the avian flu is, what are its symptoms and treatment options. It also discusses its potential future threats and prevention.
Medical: Pandemic Avian flu / Nature Weekly Science Journal
Nature is the international weekly journal of science: a magazine style journal that publishes full-length research papers in all disciplines of science, as well as News and Views, reviews, news, features, commentaries, web focuses and more, covering all branches of science and how science impacts upon all aspects of society and life.
Medical: Pandemic Bird Flu Manual - Dr. Grattan Woodson, MD, FACP
Medical: Pandemic: California Influenza Surveillance Project- Dept HS
The California Department of Health Services is under the California Health and Human Services Agency (CHHSA).
Medical: Pandemic: CIDRAP Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy
Major site on H5N1 Bird Flu / Pandemic news.
Medical: Pandemic Cytokine Storm and the H5N1 Influenza Pandemic: The Bird Flu
Medical: Pandemic FDA Food and Drug Influenza Information
Pandemic Flu Information
Medical: PANDEMIC Flu OFFICIAL US GOVERNMENT site pandemicflu.gov
Medical: Pandemic: FluTrackers - Public Blog discussion of issues
Bird Flu Avian Flu Pandemic News and Information
Medical: Pandemic: Flu Wiki - People + Professionals share info
Medical: Pandemic MarinPanFlu.org: County Of Marin Health and Human Services - Avian Influenza
County of Marin: Health and Human Services Avian Influenza Health and Human Services - Avian Influenza
Medical: Pandemic National Disaster Medical Services NDMS Conference
Medical: Pandemic NPR Health Officials on Bird Flu
An especially virulent strain of the bird flu has spread from Asia to Europe and Africa. Known as H5N1, the virus can infect humans as well as birds. World leaders and health officials are taking the threat of a pandemic seriously, and pressure is on to develop effective containment measures and treatments.
Medical: Pandemic: PBS Bird Flu Television Pgms
Online NewsHour, Bird Flu: Spread of the H5N1 Strain
Medical: Pandemic ProMED.ORG International news medical issues
International Societ for Infections Diseases.
Medical: Pandemic: Recombinomics Virologist News
Henry L. Niman, PhD, a virologist with a special interest in recombinant viruses like influenza.
Medical: Pandemic: Red Cross San Juan Online Library
The American Red Cross helps keep people safe every day as well as in an emergency thanks to caring people who support our work in the community. Please support your local Red Cross
Medical: Pandemic San Diego County site
Medical: Pandemic Santa Clara Co. Public Health handouts
Medical: Pandemic symposium: PERI - Public Entity Risk Institute
Medical: Pandemic school kit: Contra Costa County
Medical: Pandemic School Kit: Marin County Schools
Medical: Pandemic: Trust for America's Health
Resources for Avian Influenza, Bioterrorism and such.
Medical: Pandemic UC Davis Avian Influenza site
Medical: Pandemic United Nation FAO's Avian Flu etc. site
AGA, Animal Production and Health Division,
Medical: Pandemic US Dept Agriculture - birds, poultry
Medical: Pandemic: (USDA - APHIS) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
Medical: UCSF Infection Control Manual
Medical: Video info on medical issues, XPlain.net
The Patient Education Institute is an established provider of patient and health education systems and software, serving hospitals, clinics, physician offices and related health care institutions.
Medical: WHO | World Health Organization
MMRS - FEMA's Metropolitan Medical Response System
NASA Earth Observatory - satellite photos
National Academy Sciences Bioterrorism links: more than 3,000 related Web pages.
National Guard: California County OES Links
Natural Disaster Reference Database / NASA satellites
NASA Database of information using satellite remote sensing for disaster mitgation. Graphic intensive site.
Natural Hazards Center, Univ. Colorado: large searchable database
The Natural Hazards Center, located at the University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado, USA, is a national and international clearinghouse for information on natural hazards and human disasters. Many cross links. Software available.
NCS National Communications Center / Satellite links + more.
National scale disasters: National Communications System - ERlink: emergency + secure communications, satellites, Presidential + National Security Council level.
News: ABC News Live TV Feed for Broadband
News: ALJAZEERA - International English Edition
News: CBSNews.com National + local.
News: CBS News online Video / CBSNews.com
News: Web Cams SF Bay area cbs5.com
News: KCBS SF Bay Area all news traffic; weather
News: abc7news.com for San Francisco Bay Area KGO TV 7
News, Video and Information for the San Francisco Bay Area
News: KGO-AM 810 News Talk live + KGO / ABC TV
News: KPIX TV SF area channel 5
News: KRON TV SF area channel 4
News: San Francisco KRON TV.
News: KTVU / Fox channel 2 Bay Area TV
News: KQED | Public TV, Radio
News: NBC.com National TV
News: Newsweek.com - National News, World News, Health, Technology and more... - MSNBC.com
News: NPR radio Podcast Directory
News: PBS Public Broadcasting System TV analysis, more
News: Radio 810 KGO AM Radio, San Francisco Bay Area
News: Radio: 560 KSFO SF Bay Area
NGOs: GuideStar.org NonProfit organizations of all types
Nuclear Biological Chemical attacks: SC-EMS
NVOAD: National Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster
NVOAD coordinates planning efforts by many voluntary organizations responding to disaster.
OSHA: Occupational Safety and Health Administration
Pagers: Send a text message to any Pager free: Cook Paging
Make sure your Browser is running JAVASCRIPT or the text message won't be sent.
Preparedness: 72hours.org - Are you prepared? SF Disaster Site.
Preparedness: BePrepared Mill Valley CA
Preparedness Cal_Pen University of California Television online
University of California Television provides informational, educational, and enrichment television programming to the public and draws upon the vast intellectual, scientific, and creative talents of the University of California.
Preparedness for Disabled: NOD National Organization on Disability
Preparing For Disaster -LA County OEM Emergency Mgmt
Preparedness: Disasters / Threats at Schools
Preparedness: Earthquake Safety: Homeowner's Guide Calif Seismic Safety Commission
Preparedness: Earthquake Handbook for SF Bay Area
Putting Down Roots in Earthquake Country - Your Handbook for the San Francisco Bay Region by USGS, Red Cross, OES, and others
Preparedness: Earthquake Hazards Program USGS
Preparedness: FEMA: Are You Ready? Disaster Preparedness
Preparedness: Ready.gov Business Continuity
Preparedness: Ready.org - many organizations, plans
Information and resources for ready
Preparedness: Terrorism Seminars on PBS
Bioterrorism, Dirty Bomb, etc. produced by Fred Friendly Seminars PBS programs
PrepareNow.org SF Bay Area Disaster Preparedness
Preparedness: Ready.gov - Homeland Security
Prepare.org Red Cross: Prepare for Disasters
Preparedness: San Diego County Office of Emergency Services
The San Diego County Office of Disaster Preparedness was originally the
Preparedness: California Preparedness Education Network
University of California Television provides informational, educational, and enrichment television programming to the public and draws upon the vast intellectual, scientific, and creative talents of the University of California.
Red Cross Bay Area Chapter
Red Cross Disaster Recovery Checklists
Red Cross: Disaster Education Library / Tallahassee Fl.
Well organized disaster education preparedness planning and mitigation library online.
Red Cross Preparedness Seniors + Disabled
The American Red Cross helps keep people safe every day as well as in an emergency thanks to caring people who support our work in the community. Please support your local Red Cross
Supplies: beprepared.com Emergency supplies
Emergency Essentials is devoted to helping people with emergency preparedness. Their website, Beprepared.com, offers information and great deals on food storage, emergency kits, water filtration, MREs, 72 hour kits, water storage, freeze dried food, dehydrated food, camping supplies, survival kits, emergency preparedness, disaster kits, first aid kits, emergency lighting, emergency food supplies, meals ready to eat, portable water filters, emergency car kits, 55 gallon drums, led flashlights, earth quake preparedness, hurricane preparedness, food dehydrators, and many other disaster preparedness items and topics. Beprepared.com also has many recipes to aid in rotating your food storage
Supplies: EarthquakeSupplyCenter.Com
Earthquake supply center, earthquake supplies, emergency supplies, emergency kits, first aid, survival, food rations, water, emergency water, water containers, purification, water preserver, five year shelf life food and water, emergency preparedness
Supplies: GEMPLER'S - industrial and safety supplies
Commercial-grade supplies for outdoor workers – cowhide gloves, workwear, safety supplies & more.
Sunrise + Sunset times by U.S. Navy
Terrorism: Nucl_Biol_Chem_War_SC-EMS
US Army nuclear, chemical, biological terrorism medical + similar information.
Terrorism: FindLaw legal news: War on Terror
Tide Prediction: Official NOAA tide tables
NOAA official National Ocean Service Tides
Tides Online - much easier tables than NOAA
Traffic: 511.org SF Bay Area travel guide
Traffic Map Live SF Bay Area via KCBS radio
Traffic Cam Hwy N/B 101 @ 580, San Rafael
Traffic Cams: cbs5.com - CBS 5 Web Cams SF Bay area
Traffic SF Bay Area Realtime traffic.com
Tsunamis and Earthquakes Links - USGS WCMG
Tsunami Warning West Coast & Alaska
West Coast and Alaska Tsunami Warning Center Web Page
Tsunami Warning Center - Pacific Warning Center Bulletins
United Way of the Bay Area: Phone 211: Find Community Services
www.211bayarea.org: United Way of the Bay Area is the largest private funder of health and human services in Northern California. We partner with contributors to build healthy and safe communities in Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Napa, San Francisco, San Mateo, and Solano counties. Formerly, called "The Brain" database.
US Forest Service / Fire Information
Fire Information. See www.r5.pswfs.gov/nfmanagement for Region 5: Pacfic Southwest.
Weather: El Niño NOAA official page
NOAA and El Nino: NOAA's role in studying, predicting and mitigating the El Nino Southern Oscillation (ENSO) phenomenon
Weather: Links / Fire info. FIRESCOPE Calif.
Weather: Marin County Local Weather
Weather NOAA Prediction Center
NOAA / NCEP weather prediction short + long term.
Weather NWS National Weather Service - SF BAY AREA / NOAA. - SUPERB!
National Weather Service San Francisco / Monterey Bay Areas. Huge site. Records to 1850s, hotlinks everywhere.
Weather: National Weather Service NWS Home Page -government warnings + forecasts
Weather: Maps U of Illinois - The Daily Planet
Weather: National Climatic Data Center (NCDC)
Huge Federal current + past weather site.
Weather: North America Satellite on Yahoo!
Weather: SF Gate Bay Area weather, tides etc.
SF Gate's Local Bay Area weather reports, current conditions and forecasts for the Bay Area including fog forecasts, radar, satellite and marine weather information
Weather: The Weather Channel
Wildfire CDF fire page.
California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection
Wildfire: FIRESafe Marin - prevent wildfires
FIRESafe Marin is a
Wildfire: National Fire Maps via NIFC
Wildfire: NWCG National Wildfire Coordinating Group
Wildfire: NOVA Online | Fire Wars | PBS program 
Wildland Firefighter magazine
Wildfire GeoMAC USGS / Official Federal Fire Maps, satellite photos.
Wildfire: Northern Calif. Current and background Info
Wildfire: USDA Forest Service fire information

Legal Research


ACLU Freedom Network Web page.
ACLU: American Civil Liberties Union: Government Research Tools, Courts, Constitution, Civil Liberties issues, The Bill of Rights Legal Research, Criminal Justice, Cyber Liberties, Free Speech, HIV / AIDS, Immigrant's Rights, etc.
Alcohol Drug California State Programs ADP
California Department of Alcohol Office and Drug Programs. Many criminal justice / rehab links.
Alcohol Drug: Calif. DMH Dept Mental Health Special Programs: forensic, sex offender, more.
Alcohol Drug: Center On Addiction and Substance Abuse
Alcohol Drug: cocaine, coca, and crack - illegal drug information
Pro-drug perspective on cocaine. Very controversial, but useful information on the drug.
Alcohol Drug: CSAM: Calif Society of Addiction Medicine
Alcohol Drug: CSAT Center for Substance Abuse Treatment
Alcohol Drug: Marin Family Service Agency
Alcohol, Drug, Suicide Prevention, Pregnancy to Parenthood.
Alcohol Drug: Mental Disability Facility Locator - SAMHSA Federal site
Alcohol Drug: Lindesmith Center, Drug Policy Research Institute. Medical Marijuana laws.
Medical Marijuana issues, policy studies.
Alcohol Drug: National Drug Court Institute.
Alcohol Drug: New Leaf Center / Dr. Alex Stalcup MD, Concord, CA. - methamphetamine, heroin, coke, and more.
Free methamphetamine treatment, detox from addictive drugs, expert testimony.
Alcohol Drug: NIAAA Government ETOH ethyl alcohol studies, reports
Alcohol Drug: PREVLINE: NCADI Information SAMHSA's National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information
The National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information (NCADI) is the information service of the Center for Substance Abuse Prevention of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. NCADI is the world's largest resource for current information about alcohol and other drugs.
Alcohol, Drug Resources sites: Web of Addictions
Alcohol Drug: Sober.com - Find treatment centers
Treatments, slang terms, more. Drug usage signs and symptoms.
Alcohol Drug: Street Terms: Drugs and the Drug Trade, slang. Government site.
National Drug Control Policy Site.
Alcohol Drug Rehab and Treatment Centers, info on drugs
ALSO! Multi State Law Searches
ALSO! a comprehensive, uniform, and useful compilation of links to all on-line sources of American law that are available without charge. Poor man's Lexis.
American Communication Association WWW law, privacy, access
Many hot links to areas: Law and Legal Research Privacy Rights and Issues
Attorney General California books; law booklets on line.
Attorney General California Opinions online.
Attrorney General on Megan's Law Sex Offenders
Attorney General US DOJ Violence Against Women resources
Appellate: Central California Appellate Project CCAP
Links to judges, cases, rules, news, etc.
Barry Melton's Home Page - PD of Yolo County
Barry Melton, of Country Joe and the Fish, lives life as a guitarist, singer, and Public Defender in Yolo (formerly Mendocino) County, CA. Hotlinks to more than the law here -
Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (Legal Reference)
BNA Bureau of National Affairs publications
Bureau of National Affairs, Inc. (BNA) offers information products covering these areas: Environment; Safety + Hazardous Materials; Health Care; Human Resources; Labor Employment Relations; Legal; business International.
CACJ: California Attorneys For Criminal Justice
Calif Administrative Law - CCR Searchable CALIF CODE REGULATIONS
Alternant URL to get you here: http://www.calregs.com/
Calif. Attorney General, Dept. of Justice - forensics, criminal law info.
Calif. Attorney Records Online -- State Bar of California - addresses, phones, discipline
Calif. Board of Parole Hearings aka Prison Terms
The Board of Parole Hearings (BPH), combines the Board of Prison Terms (BPT) the Youth Authority Board and the Narcotic Addict Evaluation Authority. Part of the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation.
Calif. Cases and New stories: CAL LAW Archive of recent news
Calif. Cases FindLaw California and Federal cases, FREE
Calif. Cases Findlaw's California Courts Searchable, FREE, 1934 - PRESENT!
Calif. Cases Full Text Searchable: San Diego - The Source -
BIG SITE: FULL TEXT Search California Advance Sheets via San Diego Transcripts.
Calif. Cases JuriSearch Information Network -
Search California cases, Calif. codes and 1967-present US Supreme Court cases and using ACCESS LAW and USSC+ search tools.
Calif. Cases LEXIS new cases only - federal too,
Calif. Cases PENDING in Supreme and Appellate Courts, California Courts - online dockets and orders.
Calif. Case Summaries: Law on Line
Free services include: Codes, rules of crt, ethics, BAJI, 9th Circuit Federal, recent case summaries, etc.
Calif. Case summaries, criminal law: Grace Suarez, ElectricLawyer
Calif. Cases Supreme Court and Courts of Appeal / FREE; OFFICIAL from A.O.C.
Calif. Cases, Courts of Appeal: UNPUBLISHED Opinions, FREE: OFFICIAL from A.O.C.
Calif. CCAP Central California Appellate District
Resources for Criminal Appeals lawyers.
Calif. Code of Regulations - CCR online
Westlaw version. See alternant URL to get you here: http://ccr.oal.ca.gov/
Calif. Courts: Self-Help Center by Judicial Council
Calif. Department of Justice. DOJ Firearms - Gun Laws
One of many Attorney General criminal justice searchable materials.
Calif. Dept Mental Health Sex Offenders / SVP etc, programs
Calif. Department of Mental Health manages SVP sexual violent predators, dual diagnosis, County and State hospitals Mental health programs.
Calif Estate Planning, Trust & Probate Law Section - State Bar free forms
Calif. Judicial Council; AOC Administrative Office of Courts
Court Rules, cases, policy memos, info on judges and courts.
Calif. Judicial Council Appellate Advocacy advice for appellate attorneys.
Calif. Judicial Council Center for Children and the Courts
Juvenile delinquency and dependency law from California AOC / Judicial Council.
Calif. Law and Government via Lawresearch.com
Calif. LEGISLATION EASY pending bills, AB__ and SB___ searches LEGINFO -
Legislative Counsel, California
Calif. Legislative Counsel's guide for findig legislation on Internet
Calif. Legislation via FindLaw Codes and Statutes
Calif. Legislative Analyst's Office - budget et. al.
The Legislative Analyst's Office (LAO) provides analysis and nonpartisan advice to the California Legislature on fiscal and policy issues, and has done so for over fifty years. Reports on budgets, crime analysis, bills, etc. New statute impact on local government.
Calif. Legislative Counsel: search codes; more
LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL'S official site for California legislative information. Excellent place to search for all Calif. law.
Calif. Legislative History Search Senate; Assembly.
Find Bills of Interest in the California legislature and legislative history, courtesy of California State Senate, Rules Committee. Search archives on all Senate And Assembly Bills via Legislative Counsel Bureau (LCB).
Calif. LexisOne does good job of indexing the State Government, all courts, more.
Calif. Mental Health Records Confidentiality laws
Calif. Senate, Search Calif. law and legislation; officials.
Search Calif. Senate + Assembly Bills, laws, officials, histories of same. TV links. Legislative service. Archives. Public information. Great site!
Calif. Senate Legislative Information and history - Bill Information
Calif. Service Bureau - database used by probation, fines, treatment compliance, etc.
Calif. Statutes / Legislation: FINDLAW California: Codes and Statutes - Great!
Calif. State Assembly / law searches with history to 1993
The California State Assembly. Legislative calendar. Committees. Politicians. Bill Searching, California Codes. Addresses. Government links.
Calif: SVP issues discussed on Atty Michael J. Aye's Home Page
Calif. Supreme Court opinions; recent hearings; calendars
Judicial Council keeps this official site for all Calif. Courts.
Calif Trial Courts Directory: Evidence.Com.
California Trial Courts: Sacramento, Marin, Los Angeles, San Diego, and other States. Search for dockets, names, calendars - civil mostly. Courtroom graphics company maintains site. Links to other Legal sites.
Calif. Will form, Free statutory will form
CEB: Continuing Education of the Bar - California
Cecil Greek's Criminal Justice Page
Searchable CRIMINAL LAW Databases - almost every grouping of interest, including tabloid journalism junk + solid legal research tools. BIG site, very current info via U. South Florida Criminalogy Dept. Search Legal USENET groups, Supreme court, federal cases, statutes, law enforcement sites, DOJ drug sites, more.
Comic Book Covers of Crime from '40s - '50s: Crimeboss
Conservatorships + Elder Law ABA
Conservatorship: Courts Self-Help Center
CourtTV Home Page / DNA etc.
Court TV: Electronic Tabloid Lawyering. O.J. Simpson DNA + Forensic transcripts. Other high profile transcripts.
CPDA's CLARA Web Server - subscribers only
California Public Defender Association's CLARA (Criminal Law Automated Research Assistant) home page. Awesome!
CPDA's California Public Defenders Association Public Entry Page
CrimeTime: Criminal Sentencing Calculation Software w/ On-Line calculator
Criminal Arrest: some Basic info for arrestees, DUI, etc. - Law office of Benjamin Rice
Santa Cruz Defense Attorney information.
Crime: Identity Theft, credit card theft, US Government FTC information site
Federal Trade Commission site.
Crime News, maps: SF Bay Area Crime Timeline
Criminal CrimeLynx - Denver based index to defense resources.
Jeralyn Merrit, Denver attorney, maintins this very slick and usful index to defense practitioner's research and commentary sites.
Criminal Justice Distance Learning Consortium
OnLine training info on many Crim Justice subjects.
Criminal Justice History Resources
Criminal Law summaries, outlines, cases via FindLaw
Criminal Law Law - Nolo.com Legal Encyclopedia
Quick overview of Criminal Law.
Criminal Justice links @ New Mexico State University
Criminal Law, Juvenile, Capital death penalty defense: probono.net for volunteer lawyers
Criminal National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL)
D.A.: Alameda D.A. office: Point of View Online
Alameda County District Attorney's office does commentaries from the prosecutor's perspective.
D.A. Calif. District Attorneys Association CDAA
D.A. National Prosecutor's online articles NDAA/APRI Publications
Death Penalty: A Capital Defender's Toolbox - Karl Keys case summaries
Legal summaries by Karl Keys, Boston lawyer. Excellent case summaries.
Death Penalty: Capital Defense Network / Federal Habeas + other resources
Death Penalty Curricula for High School - Michigan State Univ.
Death Penalty Focus of California
Death Penalty Information from American Society Criminology.
Death Penalty: The Justice Project.org - almost 70% capital cases flawed
Death Penalty Law / Cornell Univ. L.I.I.
Death Penalty: Louisiana capital defense motions
Death Penalty: Prison Law Office, The Other Side of the Wall.
Death Penalty Mental Retarded inmates, by Human Rights Watch: Beyond Reason
Death Penalty Ninth Circuit Capital Punishment Handbook
Dictionary / Legal / WWLIA
The WWLIA Legal Dictionary. World Wide Legal Information Association.
Discovery: Computer searches Kroll Ontrack
electronic evidence discovery, computer forensics and paper discovery by Kroll Ontrack®
DUI: Alcohol + Drugs / National Highway Transportation + Safety
Federal site has drinking driving reports, studies.
DUI: Attorney's Defense Guide
DUI: calculator insure.com - Blood-alcohol calculator
DUI: calculator for volume, weight, etc.
DUI: Calculator Intoximeters Inc. - Drink Wheel
Fill in the form, and the Web will tell you if you were DUI. Lots of stuff on Intoximeters, too.
DUI: California Department of Motor Vehicles
DUI: calculate your blood alcohol content, B.A.C., online or palm pilot.
DUI: Calif. Drunk Driving
An informative page maintained by Driver Performance Institutes First Offender DUI Program in SF. Includes cross links to DUI attorney pages.
DUI: California DUI - A Drunk Driving Law Guide
Southern California - Ventura County focus.
DUI: CALTRANS Official California Vehicle Code Traffic Manual Online
DUI: Drinking Driver Treatment Programs in California, by county.
DUI: Lawrence Taylor Drunk Driving website.
DUI hotlinks, laws, resources.
DUI: National College for DUI Defense
DUI: Professional Online. Drunk Driving Software, Breath testing software + hardware.
DUI Professional Online: Breath Alcohol testing software + info on the Intoxilyzer 5000+ other drunk driving materials.
Dumb Laws
Drug Courts: American University OJP clearinghouse.
Electronic Privacy Information Center EPIC / LAW
EPIC is a public interest research center in Washington, D.C. It was established in 1994 to focus public attention on emerging civil liberties issues relating to the National Information Infrastructure, such as the Clipper Chip, the Digital Telephony proposal, national ID cards, medical record privacy, credit records, and the sale of consumer data.
Ethics: ABA American Bar Association
Ethics: American Legal Ethics Library
Legal Ethics in Calif. + other states, searchable. LII Legal Information Institute, Cornell University.
Ethics: Judicial Public Discipline 1960 to Present, Calif. Admin. Office Courts / AOC.
Ethics: Legalethics.com: The Internet Ethics Site
Ethics: State Bar of California Ethics Hotliner, online opinions + laws
Estate Planning 101 - Findlaw for the Public -
Federal CFR: Code of Federal Regulations searchable
National Archives and Records Association searchable Code of Federal Regulations
Federal CFR: Code of Federal Regulations: LII Cornell Univ.
FindLaw Constitutional Law Center
Federal Constitutional Law via FindLaw: Constitutional cases annotated. Also excellent
Federal Courts' Home Page
U.S. Federal Courts' Home Page. This page is maintained by the Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts on behalf of the U.S. Courts.
Federal Judicial Center Home Page
Federal Judicial Center - Admin. Federal + U.S. Courts, Downloadable files include evidence manuals, sentencing studies.
Federal Law Library - Searchable U.S. Code. USCA statutes without annotations.
Searchable Federal Internet Law Library. Statutes and regulations.
Federal: National Archives and Records Administration / Historic docs + Photos
National Archives and Records Administration (NARA). NARA is the Federal government agency with HUGE amount of federal records, thousands of historic photos + documents, Genealogy and Individuals. valuable records of the three branches of federal government: executive (including the President), legislative, and judicial.
Federal: PACER Public Access to Court Electronic Records. Federal decisions online.
Federal: United States Sentencing Commission
Federal Prisons, manuals.
Federal: United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Search the opinions of the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, since May 1994, are brought to you by the the Villanova Center for Information Law and Policy
Federal US Circuit Courts FindLaw: Cases, Searchable
Federal: United States Code / LII Cornell Univ. Searchable
Federal: Fedstats: One search for Federal Statistics
More than 70 agencies in the United States Federal Government produce statistics of interest to the public. Here they are.
FindLaw MAIN PAGE great resource!
FindLaw: California statutes, cases, and more. SUPERB!
Search Government Web Sites of the State of California + many other Calif. legal materials. Great Site!
FindLaw Case Summaries Search recent US Supreme, Cal Supreme, 9th Circuit cases
FindLaw for The Public: basic info housing, arrest, wills, injuries, jobs, etc..
If you aren't a lawyer, or don't do practical family law, start here.
FindLaw Library - pick a legal subject from this index.
FindLaw: Summaries of Law by Legal Professionals - readable summaries topics of law.
FindLaw: Table of Contents - start here if you are confused.
FindLaw: Tutorial to use FindLaw to search Web for Law
Forensic: Anthropology experts. ABFA.
American Board of Forensic Anthropology, site kept by Dr. Murad @ Chico.
Forensic: (ASCLD) American Society of Crime Laboratory Directors
American Society of Crime Laboratory Directors (ASCLD). Lab Accreditation.
Forensic: Autopsy Resources via Johns Hopkins Medical School: search on autopsy findings
Forensic: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Glossary
Forensic: Biometric Consortium: ID by DNA, photos, iris, other body markings
Forensic: Blood Types Tutorial
Forensic: Bloodstain Pattern Analysis and Crime Scene Reconstruction
Forensic: Calif. Association of Criminalists
California Association of Criminalists: CAC Committees, find out dates of upcoming seminars, etc. You can also jump to forensic web sites around the world. Maintained by Peter D. Barnett, Forensic Science Associates, Richmond Calif.
Forensic: Calif Association of Criminalists - Laboratories listed.
Forensic: Calif. DOJ's BFS Toxicology Lab : Drugs, blood, other Physical Evidence
Forensic: Canadian Corrections Publications - SVP / Sexual Violent Predator reports
The study compared the predictive accuracy of three sex offender risk assessment measures: the RRASOR (Hanson, 1997), Thornton's SACJ-Min (Grubin, 1998), and a new scale, Static-99.
Forensic: Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS)
World's largest and most comprehensive databases of chemical information.
Forensic: Computer Seizure manual from Federal DOJ: C Y B E R C R I M E
Forensic: Computer file searches. NIST National Institute Standards and Technology (NSRL) methods
Forensic: Computer seizure memos, US DOJ, FBI, CCIPS
Forensic: Computer searches Kroll Ontrack
electronic evidence discovery, computer forensics and paper discovery by Kroll Ontrack®
Forensic: Computer seizure best practices, by United States Secret Service
Forensic: Computer crime, Encase software from Guidance Software Inc.
Forensic: Computer file retrieval, analysis. TUCOFS - Forensic Software
Forensic: CRC Press - forensic books.
CRC press publishes huge numbers of forensic books, guides, etc.. Read this to get some ideas, at least.
Forensic: Crime Scene Investigation - UC Riverside Police
Forensic: DNA: A Gene Map of the Human Genome
A Gene Map of the Human Genome with graphic gene browser by the National Center for Biotechnology Information, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda MD.
Forensic: DNA Applied Biosystems - PE Biosystems DNA test equipt.
Forensic: DNA Consulting Dr. Norah Rudin PhD
Forensic: DNA FBI's crime lab - what can they do?
FBI's Crime Lab services explained.
Forensic: DNA FBI misconduct: Tainting Evidence
"Inside the scandals at the FBI Crime Lab by John Kelly + Phillip K. Wearne"
Forensic: DNA Files / NPR / Public Radio series
Using Real Audio software, learn about DNA.
Forensic: DNA Human Genome Project Information / Government site
Forensic: DNA Learning Center / Cold Spring Harbor Labs. DNA "movies".
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory's DNA LEARNING CENTER. Download training "movies" of DNA test procedures, etc..
Forensic: DNA Dr. Laurence Mueller - statistics, lab error rates. STR Profile Finder.
University California Irvine. STR Profile Finder calculator for frequencies of alleles.
Forensic: DNA Mathematics by Charles H. Brenner, Ph.D., Oakland
Forensic: DNA National Institute Justice DNA Evidence papers online
Forensic: DNA Primer: Online Movies "From the Beginning"
Online, animated genetics primer uses RealPlayer, Shockwave, Javascript, from the Human Genome Project
Forensic: DNA papers / Promega / DA FBI DOJ experts
Promega Laboratories: Profiles in DNA - major symposium + papers site for FBI + DOJ experts.
Forensic: DNA test kits: Perkin-Elmer, RFLP, PCR, etc.
Mfgr. of most DNA testing kits, including ABI PRISM(tm) STR Primer Set AmpliType® PM+DQA1 PCR Amplification and Typing Kit, QuantiBlot(tm) Human DNA Quantitation System, and more. Calif. DOJ uses these kits.
Forensic: DNA: PBS program: Frontline: what jennifer saw / the Ronald Cotton ID case
Forensic: DNA research Nature Genetics Journal
Nature Gentics Journal was founded in April 1992 as a sister journal to Nature, and posts a couple dozen DNA related articles monthly.
Forensic: DNA tables Hopkins Genome Database /
Genome Database: DNA Databases which contain links to one another as well as links to other databases around the world. Human Genome Project / DNA research.
Forensic: DNA, Science made simple
Forensic: DNA: Understanding DNA Evidence: A Guide for Victim Service Providers, by DOJ.
Forensic: Drug Alcohol Testing Industry Association (DATIA)
Forensic: Drug Metabolism and Disposition journal.
Forensic: Kim Kruglick (deceased) forensic websites
Kim Kruglick, who passed away in 2005, was an expert on DNA + forensic + criminal law links + materials.
Forensic Enterprises, Inc - photo composites, crime scenes, etc.
Forensic Entomology Insects on the Web
Forensic: Expert Witnesses advertise here
Free source of experts, expert witnesses,
Forensic Expert Witness Directory on Law.com, may be expensive.
Forensic: FBI's journal Forensic Science Communications -
DNA, crime scene, trace evidence, and more.
Forensic: FBI's Handbook of Forensic Services - crime scene processing etc.
Forensic: firearms and bullets recoil formulas Sam Hokin
Forensic: Journal of Forensic Sciences ASTM index
Forensic Latent FingerPrints / identification
Many sites by Ed German, Army, Police expert.
Forensic: Microscopic Evidence photo sampler.
Molecular Expressions: The Crime Collection: pretty but simplistic examples of microscopic photos of DNA, chemicals, knives, etc.
Forensic: National Academy Press science books on line.
more than 1,000 health, science, and technology books on-line now, more coming.
Forensic: O.J. Simpson Court Transcripts
The O.J. Simpson Trial Court Transcripts. Useful for examples of DNA, fiber, forensic experts + analysis.
Forensic: Online criminalistics courses / Knowledge Solutions / DNA and more.
Online forensic courses and materials, incl. Norah Rudin, Ph.D., DNA course and criminal profiling.
Forensic: Scientific Testimony - An Online Journal - DNA articles, Expert Witness law.
Department of Criminology, Law + Society, University of California, Irvine. The editor is William C. Thompson. Contributors include Kim Kruglick, Laurence Mueller, others.
Forensic: Sex offenders: Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers. ATSA
Sexual Violent Predator Evaluators + others attend these seminars.
Forensic: SVP Center for Sex Offender Management's (CSOM)
The Center for Sex Offender Management is sponsored by the Office of Justice programs, in collaboration with the National Institute of Corrections and the State Justice Institute. CSOM is administered by the Center for Effective Public Policy and the American Probation and Parole Association.
Forensic: Statistics Every Writer Should Know - VERY simple.
Forensic: Statistics Homepage - BIG site.
Forensic: Zeno's forensic page
Hundreds of cross links to forensic sciences: police sources, psychiatry, chemistry, criminalistics, medicine, etc..
Forms: blank Judicial Council forms / AccessLaw
California Resources , including Local Rules of Court, Cal Administrative Code [California Code of Regulations], Calif. Civil Jury Instructions, Expert Witnesses, U.S. Supreme Court, 9th Circuit, etc.
Forms: FREE Judicial Council Fill - in blank Court Forms Search
Big Calif. FEE site with some FREE stuff.
Forms: Free California Legal Forms, and paid ones too. Lawca.com.
Forms: Free California Judicial Council, Legal Forms, Adoption, Bankruptcy, Divorce, law, Eviction, word processor law forms
Forms: FREE FindLaw Forms - many States and Federal forms.
Forms: Hot Docs court forms by Lexis.
Forms: Legal Documents, some free. LegalDocs.
Some free civil boilerplate, some to buy.
Forms: Forms, Dockets, Court Rules, LLRX
Forms: Microsoft Office Templates
FORECITE- Criminal Jury Instructions, new cases, CACJ articles and more
Free Legal Advice: pick a subject, any subject ...
Pick a legal subject. Click on it and get something for nothing.
Grace Suarez - ElectricLawyer - legal monographs.
HandsNet / Legal Aid and family law centers, welfare laws.
Hieros Gamos International Law links
Comprehensive guide to the worldwide practice of law by subject with over 400 discussion groups. International
HIPAA Privacy Rule - HHS Emergency Disaster Data
International Criminal Court [Proposed]
Genocide, war crimes, etc.
Internet Law, by U. San Diego Law proff. Tom Bell
Internet Legal Resource Guide
Over 4000 legal sites, 238 nations. Also free Legal FORMS. Law School subject outlines.
Interpreters: NCTA Northern California Translators Association
Investigators: Background Searcher online searches
Investigators: Black Book Online / Hundreds of investigative databases, free.
Investigators: BRB Sourcebook Public Records
Investigators: Calif. Defense Investigator's Association CDIA
Investigators: Crime Scene and Evidence Photography
Investigators: Directory: Email Addresses and Reverse Lookup / Freality - GREAT!
Reverse lookup Email, street addresses, directories, area codes, toll free numbers, much more. Find People, etc..
Investigators Guide to Sources of Information / Federal Govt. Guide
Investigators: InfoGuys - word search Govt. + other databases
Investigators: Intelius.com - Background + criminal checks
Investigative: Jeff Flax, Colorado atty, links many legal and investigative sites.
Investigators: Military Records Official Personnel Files (OMPF) including Active Duty Health Records
Investigators: NDIA - National Defender Investigator Association
Investigators: Polygraph Testing: A Research Review and Evaluation
Investigators: Search Systems - Largest Free Public Records Database Collection
Investigators: Telephone Fone Finder - where's that phone from?
Investigators: U.S. Department of Defense - Publications on military records, weapons, and more.
Freedom of Information Act and more.
Immigration: American Immigration Lawyers Association: AILA
Immigration Forms, Federal Forms Free to Download and Print
Law Offices of Carl Shusterman
Immigration Forms Center - pvt law office
Siskind, Susser, Haas + Chang, Attorneys.
Immigration ILRC: Immigrant Legal Resource Center
Immigration: INS Immigration Naturalization Service
Immigration: Law, memos, ILW.COM
Immigration Law collection at FindLaw
Immigration: Norton Tooby's Criminal and Immigration Law - Start here.
Excellent Immigration law resource: includes crimes of moral turpitude lists, and more.
Immigration: Violence Against Women Act: VAWA
International: Library of Congress Guide to (World) Law Online
Judges: American Judge's Association, online law articles.
Downloadable articles on juvenile justice, domestic violence, federal justice system, law related education, legal education, AJA/AJF, American judicial system.
Judicial Council of California AOC - Full text Calif. cases!
The Judicial Branch, State of California, California Courts: Publications Judicial Council of California Administrative Office of the Courts. (AOC).
Judicial Council Legal Forms - Official FREE forms.
Judicial Council : AOC California Court News
Juvenile: ABA American Bar Association JV justice website
Juvenile: Building Blocks for Youth Site / Color of Justice report / Racism in California Justice
Building Blocks for Youth
Juvenile: California Youth Authority
California Dept. of Corrections and Rehabilitation administers CYA.
Juvenile: Child Welfare Home Page
Gateway to Juvenile Law + Agencies, Services, public + private.
Juvenile Justice + Delinqency: OJJDP / U.S. Dept. Justice
OJJDP: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention - part of U.S. Dept. of Justice. Grants, studies, more.
LAW.COM Big site, formerly Law Journal Extra
DAILY ADVANCE SHEETS FROM THE RECORDER: latest court opinions from all appellate courts, topical updates and analysis from major law firms, plus links to California legal resources on the Internet and statewide job listings for lawyers. CalLaw is an online publication of The Recorder, California's leading legal newspaper.
Lawguru.com - Legal (re)search Page / DWI-lawyers listserv
Free Legal Research page. From here you can search on more than 160 legal search engines and tools. Subscribe / Unsubscribe to DWI-Lawyers + other mailing lists.
Law Links.com- Legal Resource Center by Lexis
Law Review: Boalt Journal Criminal Law Review
Law Review: Harvard Law Review -
Law Reviews: SEARCH many journals via WashLaw WEB -- Law Journals
Law Review: Stanford Technology Law Review
Law Review: Tarlton Law School - search full text
Over 750 Law Reviews table of contents. Order an article for a fee.
Law Reviews: Yahoo! - Law Journal search engine.
Fast Word searches many law journals
Law School: Avalon Project at Yale Historic Law documents
Great historic documents in law - 18th century + beyond.
Law School: Boalt Hall, University of California, Berkeley
Law School: Emory University
Emory law school, Georgia. Multiple links to law related sites. Federal laws. Undergrad + Grad programs + libraries.
Law School Hastings College of the Law
Law School Golden Gate University School of Law in San Francisco
Law School: Indiana University
Legal Journals Other Legal Information Servers
Law School Legal Information Institute, Cornell
Cornell Legal Information Institute ~ WW Virtual Library ~ "Virtual" Law Library Reference Desk ~ EINet Galaxy ~ Web of Wonder ~ THE SEAMLESS WEBsite ~ Yahoo. Great collection of law URLs.
Law Schools: NOCALL - Northern Calif. Association of Law Library Hotlinks
Great list of California sites.
Law School: University of Michigan
University of Michigan Law School
Law School: USC Law Library / Big California law search
Search University Southern California Law Library, statues, other law links, California statutes, legislation, cases, more.
Law School: USF University of San Francisco Law School
'Lectric Law Library Rotunda
Legal Aid Bay Area San Francisco Counties
Legal Engine.com: BIG topical index many States, laws
Legal LLRX.com topical legal subjects, courts, news stories.
Court Rules, forms, dockets, legal news.
Legal Research via Google Web Directory
Legal Research: free links to US + California Law / by MarinLaw.NET
Legal Software: WordPerfect Home Page
Legal topical areas / LII Cornell - pick a subject
Legal topical areas: Katsuey Kat's legal links - a legal research mega-site for attorneys
BIG + valuable site: pick a topic, and be lead to many other sites.
Lexis.com -- Home Page for subscription law library.
LexisNexis Online training
Lexis Nexis legal database search tutorials.
LOIS, Law Office Information System / cases + statutes
National coverage by subscription to cases + statutes. Some free stuff.
Los Angeles Superior Court and the Administratively Unified Courts - Homepage
LA forms, rules, experts, bail, fees, links, virtual courtroom, and all those courts + judges.
Los Angeles Attorney's Portal to the Internet, LTCOLA
Helpful front end index to California, Federal, other legal research.
Martindale-Hubbell Lawyer Directory.
Search names, etc. : every Lawyer in America.
Matthew Bender, Shepards, Lexis products Bookstore
Medieval Legal History
Back then, they tried to help people....
MegaLaw - Legal Research, Case Law, Supreme Court
The National Law Journal
National Legal Aid and Defender Association NLADA
NACDL: National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Champion magazine, and more. Defense lawyer's association.
Nolo Press Legal Self Help books + free articles
Plain-English articles about laws that Affect you every day. Business, Workplace. Estate Planning, Family Matters, Seniors. Homeowners, Landlords, Tenants. Immigration, Intellectual Property Money Matters, Consumer. Represent Yourself in Court.
Nolo's Lawyer Directory
Nolo's Lawyer Directory: Search our database to find a lawyer in your area that specializes in divorce, personal injury, real estate, bankruptcy, employment law, criminal matters, immigration, business law, trusts and estates, wills, family law
Paralegals: National Federation of Paralegal Associations
Ethics, Training, standards, organizations, etc.
Police: CHP Computer Aided Dispatch Media System
CHP: California Highway Patrol Dispatch Centers - LIVE links to traffic, weather, dispatches.
Police: CHP Drug Recognition Evaluator DRE - Eye Gallery
Droopy eyes photographed. Drugs or late night TV?
Police: CHP - SWITRS Statewide Integrated Traffic Records System
When and where traffic accidents occur in California.
Police: Community Policing Consortium / COPS training + policies
The Community Policing Consortium: training policies of 5 major police organizations in the U.S. - funded by COPS.
Police: COPS Home Page
U.S. Dept. of Justice Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) page, lots of stuff on gangs.
Police: Drug ONDCP High Intensity Drug Trafficking Areas (HIDTAs) / Narcs on-line
Click on map and review narcotics law enforcement efforts in your area.
Policy: Drug Court Technology. Center for Court Innovation site.
Drug Court information sharing from Center for Court Innovation. Integrated Civil + Criminal justice in New York City - now a model for Drug Courts, Community Courts, therapeutic justice, and more.
Police: Drug: Illegal / Street Drugs by Category
The Center for Substance Abuse/Treatment index to street / illegal drugs. Lots of info.
Police: Gangs in Los Angeles County, California Prisons.
Police: Gangs: National Alliance of Gang Investigators Associations
Police: Gang info from Florida Dept. of Corrections
Police: Justice Information Technology Network - National Institute of Justice
The Justice Technology Information Network (JUSTNET) - part of the National Law Enforcement and Corrections Technology Center (NLECTC)- part of the National Institute of Justice [NIJ]. Forensics. Corrections. etc.
Police: Los Angeles Police Department - search the LAPD Manual online
Police Officer's Internet Directory. WWW.OFFICER.COM
Almost every police agency, Web site, resource available to you.
Police: POST training and certification
Police Resource List - forensic links
Many police forensic links.
Police: Sexual Assault Response Team Sane-Sart materials.
Policy: 3 Strikes: Families to Amend California's Three-Strikes
Policy: Amnesty International
Policy: ARJIS - Automated Regional Justice Information System San Diego Area
Policy: BJA Bureau of Justice Assistance - Huge Federal justice site
Policy: Bureau of Justice Statistics, BJS: US Dept. Justice. / Faster and easier than NCJRS
U.S. Department of Justice Bureau of Justice Statistics. Statistics: crimes, offenders, courts, money, much more.
Policy: CA Dept. Justice - Criminal Justice Statistics Center Home Page
California Attorney General's Office Department of Justice, Crime stats, etc.
Policy: Calif. Little Hoover Commission
California's Little Hoover Commission (Milton Marks "Little Hoover" Commission on California State Government Organization and Economy) - studies show sentencing alternatives are better than prison.
Policy: Calif Association Drug Court Professionals CADCP
Policy: California First Amendment Coalition
Freedom of Press, access to government, Brown Act, and more discussed here.
Policy: Center for Court Innovation. Midtown Community Court New York and others.
Integrated Civil + Criminal justice in New York City - now a model for Drug Courts, Community Courts, therapeutic justice, and more.
Policy: CJCJ Center on Juvenile and Criminal Justice: - Three Strikes is a failure, and more.
Many studies on alternatives to prison, juvenile justice, and more.
Policy: Civil Rights.org - Invididual rights, Diversity, Justice for all.
Leadership Conference on Civil Rights - major Washington D.C. organization.
Policy: Court Futures CFNET
Policy: CPSR Computer Professionals for Social Responsibility
Electronic privacy, encryption, freedom, first amendment, etc.
Policy: CSAC California State Association of Counties
Many policies - note Prop 36 and Drug Court statistics.
Policy: Deschutes County Department of Community Justice, Bend, Oregon - innovative programs
Restorative Justice, competency development, victim offender mediation, employment programs, and more.
Policy: Department of Justice Strategic Plan for Justice
Yes, Federal law enforcement, but also contains some remarkable ideas about social justice, collaboration with community and health providers, and more.
Policy: Drug courts and similar innovations by American University.
Policy: Drug Court Professionals, National Association: NADCP
Drug Court publications, grants, official reports, much more. Sometimes it's better to help than to harm.
Policy: Drug / Alcohol/ Mental: SAMHSA: Substance Abuse Mental Health / Federal site.
Policy: Drug Reform, California Campaign for New Drug Policies
Policy: Drugs: Join Together Online - Substance Abuse, Gun control, Funding; studies.
Join Together , a project of the Boston University School of Public Health, is a national resource for communities working to reduce substance abuse and gun violence.
Policy: Drugs: NIDA: National Institute on Drug Abuse: MAJOR RESEARCH reports online on drug usage.
Drug addiction and neurology research. Slang definitions and practical information on street drugs, policy materials.
Policy: Drugs: Club Drugs: MDMA, GHB, Rohypnol, LSD, etc. per NIDA
National Institute on Drug Abuse information on drugs used at "raves" or "trances," dance clubs: MDMA (Ecstasy), GHB, Rohypnol, ketamine, methamphetamine, LSD, etc.
Policy: DrugSense : Drug Policy Reform / Calif. medical MJ laws
Policy: Federal Justice Statistics Resource Center
Policy: Homelessness: Programs and People They Serve: HUD report 12/99
Policy: JRSA Justice Research and Statistics Association
Alternatives to Incarceration, reports, members
Policy: Institute of Behavioral Science (IBS) at Univ Colorado
Policy: Integrated Justice Information Technology Initiative, US Dept. of Justice OJP
Studies and reports: automated criminal justice information sharing, rights of privacy, technology and use design.
Policy: Integrated Systems: Center for Technology in Government, University Albany, NY.
Policy: NACJD National Archive of Criminal Justice Data
National Archive of Criminal Justice Data (NACJD). Established in 1978 under the auspices of the Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR) and the Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS), U.S. Department of Justice, NACJD currently holds over 500 data collections relating to criminal justice - huge amount of criminal justice studies for downloading.
Policy: NASA - National Association of Sentencing Advocates
Sentencing Mitigation reports - associated with The Sentencing Project in Washington, D.C..
Policy: National Center for Youth Law -- SF Nonprofit / studies; seminars
Policy: NCJRS National Criminal Justice Reference Service - federal perspective
Federal National Institute of Justice (NIJ) the research and development agency of the U.S. Department of Justice, was established to prevent and reduce crime and improve the criminal justice system.
Policy: NCJRS Online Ordering new VIDEOS, CDs and other reports
Policy: NIJ: National Institute of Justice of US DOJ
Searchable research branch of U.S. Department of Justice. Funding + studies.
Policy: Organized Crime; Criminal Statistics commentary
Policy: Pavnet 7 Federal Agencies Prevent Youth violence / drugs
Partnerships Against Violence - a "virtual library" of information about violence and youth-at-risk, representing data from 7 different federal agencies. Funding, grants, studies.
Policy: PPIC Public Policy Institute of California
The Public Policy Institute of California (PPIC) is a private, nonprofit organization dedicated to independent, nonpartisan research on economic, social, and political issues affecting California.
Policy: PrivacyRightsNow! Ralph Nader site on privacy laws and rights.
Policy: RAND Corporation studies.
RAND is a nonprofit institution that helps improve public policy through research and analysis. Has sections specific to California + criminal Law + corrections + probation. Conservative policy making.
Policy: Restorative Justice | REAL JUSTICE Conferencing
Policy: Restorative Justice Online
Policy: Restorative Justice Project at FPU
Fresno Pacific University maintains this site.
Policy: The Sentencing Project - Alternative Sentencing studies.
Washington D.C. Independent studies since 1986, alternative sentencing programs and the reform of criminal justice policy.
Policy: S.E.A.R.C.H. Group, Inc. / Major California based Crim Justice Consultantants
SEARCH, The National Consortium for Justice Information and Statistics, is a private, nonprofit membership organization dedicated to improving the criminal justice system through the effective application of information and identification technology. SEARCH's headquarters are in Sacramento, California.
Policy: Sourcebook of Criminal Justice Statistics, U.S. Dept. Justice
Sourcebook of Criminal Justice Statistics, published by the U.S. Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Statistics. Massive amount of federal crime data.
Policy: Southern Poverty Law Center
Policy: U.S. Department of Justice Programs / Grant Funds / Drug Courts
U.S. Department of Justice Home Page. Federal Grant funding. Criminal Justice studies + programs. Drug Courts.
Policy: United Nations Crime and Justice Information Network
United Nations Crime and Justice Information Network, or UNCJIN.
Policy: US Dept. Health Human Services programs, many links. www.health.gov
The U.S. Department of Health and Human
Policy: Victim-Offender Reconciliation Program (VORP) Information and Resource Center
Articles + information on Restorative Justice.
Power of Attorney and Medical Treatment Forms, CCH
Prisons: Calif CDC Department of Corrections / Prisons
Photos, programs, staff, contacts, etc.
Prisons: Calif. Boards - parole hearings, JV and more
State of California - Board of Corrections - regulations, jail and prison and parole studies, grants, personnel, much more.
Prisons: California Prison Focus - links to many prisoner's rights groups
Prisons: Corrections Connection links to multiple State prisons
Prisons: Going Home: Serious and Violent Offender Reentry Initiative
Prisons: Inmate records many states: BLACK BOOK online
Prisons: Jail.Net - Public / Private Jail and prison links
Prisons: LSPC Legal Services for Prisoners with Children in San Francisco
Prisons: Ministry - Responsibility, Rehabilitation - Catholic Bishops
Prisons: Ministry to Prisoners, Families, and Victims, Catholic Conference
Prisons: National studies, state by state numbers, MotherJones.com
Prisons: NIC: National Institute of Corrections / Restorative Justice
Amazing! U.S. Department of Justice's National Institute of Corrections (NIC) Bureau of Prison page in Washington, D.C. has some great studies. Look for "Restorative Justice" materials - not your old "retributive Justice" model, here.
Prisons: NPR series on prisons: 360degrees
Prisons: Other Side of the Wall Prison Law Page by Arnold Erickson
Prisons: Prison Law Office
California CDC prisoner legal representation, with offices near San Quentin.
Prison Policy Initiative: Race, Place, and the Perils of Prisonomics
research and advocacy on incarceration policy
Prisons: Restorative Justice in Australia
Prisons: Sentencing National Center on Institutions and Alternatives
Sentencing Issues: National Center on Institutions and Alternatives. Studies show sex offenders are rarely recidivist, etc.
Prisons: Three Strikes, Prison Conditions, Overcrowding, more.
Prisons: US Gulag Prison System / ZNet magazine article
Psych: Treatment Advocacy Center: legislation and advocacy for mentally ill.
Public Defender: All California Counties / CPDA links. Start Here.
Public Defender Alameda County
Public Defender: Calif. State, Sacramento
State Public Defender in California, Fern Laethem.
Public Defender, Contra Costa County
Public Defender Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Many excellent articles, basic PC utilities, downloadable files laws.
Public Defender King County Washington The Defender Association
Washington State Seattle-King County site, with legal links.
Public Defender Los Angeles County
Public Defender Los Angeles County NEW Briefs and motions.
Hot California criminal law briefs and issues online.
Public Defender MARIN County: Calif PD Laws searchable.
MARIN COUNTY PUBLIC DEFENDER home page. Search Calif. statutes for PD laws. Websitter: Frank Cox.
Public Defender New York State NYSDA Public Defense
Public Defender Orange County
Public Defender Placer County
Public Defender Riverside County
Public Defender San Diego County
Public Defender San Francisco CA.
Public Defender Solano County
Public Defender Sonoma County
Public Defender Stanislaus County
Public Defender Tulare County
Public Defender Yolo County
The Redwood Highway: Crime, Law and Related Links on the Web
Sonoma State University. Practical site! Photos, courts, offices, reports, words of wisdom.
SF: Bar Association of San Francisco
Legal articles, often with SF interest.
Shepard's Homepage - owned by Lexis Nexis
Shepard's/McGraw-Hill Home page: CD ROM users can get daily updates. Legal News. How to Shepardize--A Web tutorial.
Southern Poverty Law Center - teaching tolerance.
The Southern Poverty Law Center was founded in 1971 as a small civil rights law firm. Today, the Center is internationally known for its tolerance education programs, its legal victories against white supremacists and its tracking of hate groups.
State Bar of California / Attorney Locator, etc.
California State Bar, MCLE News, Sections, Committees, Commissions, Ad Hoc Groups, Certified Lawyer Referral services, Ethics rules, court rules, etc. Attorney directory search tool.
State Bar of California Bar Journal (Main Index)
State Bar California Attorneys. Experts. Law Schools via Parker Directory
Experts, Attorney advertising + attorney listing. Don't forget to check the official State Bar Attorney Directory, too.
State and Federal cases, laws, legal sites. Huge index at: WASHLAW WEB
Washburn University Law School hotlinks for criminal justice, police, laws, courts.
State and Federal cases, statutes, many lists and indexes. Laws Online
State and Local Government on the Net/ Piper / searchable. - National Searches.
SEARCHABLE: State and Local Government on the Net. A Piper Resources guide to government sponsored Internet sites.
State Law sites, by LexisOne. Excellent!
State statutes and legislation on the Internet / Prarienet. Great!
Search statutes any State.
State laws via LII, Cornell University.
Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Assn. - Capital defense, etc.
The Voice for the Defense magazine, hotlinks to National Criminal Defense sites. Slow site, but good capital / death penalty links.
Texas: Harris County District Courts
Example of WWW site for Courts, lots of bells + whistles.
U.S. Government Printing Office
U.S. Government Printing Office / GPO / the Federal Register, Congressional Record, Congressional Bills, Federal Government, Online Databases, Search GILS Records, Search the U.S. Government Publications, Free Public Access Through a Federal Depository Library Gateway, Federal Locator Services. Law and politics.
U.S. Supreme Court of the United States OFFICIAL SITE
U.S. Supreme Court Opinions to 1893 via FindLaw, SEARCHABLE
FindLaw's searchable database of U.S. Supreme Court decisions since 1893 - present, free.
U.S. Supreme Court Argument Transcripts
U.S. Supreme Court Briefs via: FindLaw
U.S. Supreme Court Law.com's U.S. Supreme Court Monitor - recent cases, issues, briefs
U.S. Supreme Court cases and lore / Univ. Pittsburgh
By the JURIST: University of Pittsburgh law professor's network.
U.S. Supreme Court Decisions Summarized / Cornell Law School
DECISIONS OF THE U.S. SUPREME COURT, summarized, full text, circa 1991 on.
U.S. Supreme Court Syllabi / Search / Cornell Law School
Search all Supreme Court decisions archived at the Case Western Reserve ftp site (ftp.cwru.edu). (It does not, therefore, reach decisions prior to May 1990.) Indexed here are the Court prepared summaries of decisions.
U.S. Supreme Crt. Legal Information Institute Cornell Law U.S. Supreme Crt hypertext
hypertext front-end to recent Supreme Court decisions
U.S. Supreme Ct: Oyez Oyez Oyez: AUDIO arguments + more
Oyez Oyez Oyez: Using RealAudio software, hear oral arguments @ U.S. Supreme Court. Text info on major constitutional cases by the Supreme Court of the United States. Index cases by party, date, or subject.
U.S. Supreme Crt / Selected Historic Decisions
USSC+ U.S. Supreme Court on the Web
U.S. Supreme Court + CD ROM home page: Browse 1995 Term Cases - Search 1967 - 1995 Cases Classic Case of the week Constitutional Law (Mini)Library USSC+ CD-ROM Fact Sheet
U.S. Supreme Crt decisions; 9th Circuit + Oregon via Willamette Law Online
Pending issues before the U.S. Supreme Court listed here, as well as text of opinions.
U.S. Senate Web Site
United State Senate. LOCIS Library of Congress. Federal Laws + statutes. Politicians.
Vera Institute for Justice / New York Legal Aid
New York Legal Aid: many studies + links to legal sites, computerization in law. Richard Zorza, NLADA speaker, major architect.
Westlaw Online - You need a subscription password for most of the law.
Westlaw - Huge subscription legal and commercial database site.
Worker Comp, OSHA, etc. California Department of Industrial Relations -
Worker's Comp: Conference Calif. Judges: ccwcj4
World Wide Web Virtual Library: Law
MANY law libraries, government sources of law including American Association of Law Libraries Information System-AALLNet
Writ Legal Magazine by Findlaw - current legal topics

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