Landmark Supreme Court Cases

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== '''United States Supreme Court''' ==
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==About the US Supreme Court==
  
 
[[Image:Us supreme court seal.png|thumb|U.S. Supreme Court Seal]]
 
[[Image:Us supreme court seal.png|thumb|U.S. Supreme Court Seal]]
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'''<big>Common Landmark Supreme Court Topics with Specific Cases and Citation Numbers</big>'''
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==Common Landmark Supreme Court Topics with Specific Cases and Citation Numbers==
  
 
Here are some specific landmark Supreme Court topics and cases along with the case citation number for the Supreme Court’s written opinion.  This is a great starting point to help research the case and surrounding issues.   
 
Here are some specific landmark Supreme Court topics and cases along with the case citation number for the Supreme Court’s written opinion.  This is a great starting point to help research the case and surrounding issues.   
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*'''Affirmative action -''' ''Grutter v. Bollinger'', 539 U.S. 306  
 
*'''Affirmative action -''' ''Grutter v. Bollinger'', 539 U.S. 306  
  
==LexisNexis Academic==
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==Landmark Cases in LexisNexis Academic==
 
LexisNexis Academic now has a specialized area dedicated to Landmark Supreme Court Cases. In LexisNexis Academic, click on the Search By Content Type menu, and then Federal & State Cases. There, you will see a collapsible area that houses various Landmark Supreme Court Cases by Topic, such as:  
 
LexisNexis Academic now has a specialized area dedicated to Landmark Supreme Court Cases. In LexisNexis Academic, click on the Search By Content Type menu, and then Federal & State Cases. There, you will see a collapsible area that houses various Landmark Supreme Court Cases by Topic, such as:  
 
*Abortion & Birth Control
 
*Abortion & Birth Control

Latest revision as of 18:29, 22 December 2013