Best Places to Start

U.S. Supreme Court

This is the web site of the United States Supreme Court, providing the docket of cases and full text access to recent opinions and orders starting in 2005.

Bureau of Justice Statistics

This is the major portal for statistics relating to the criminal justice system throughout the United States. It includes information on crime, criminals, law enforcement, corrections, courts and sentencing.

Wisconsin Statutes

This site provides access to the Wisconsin statutes as a searchable database/index and allows retrieval of portions of the statutes in pdf format.