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Website of the Week for January 23, 2006

Cheryl Nyberg, editor

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The History of the Supreme Court, http://historyofsupremecourt.org/welcome.htm

Developed for teachers and students, The History of the Supreme Court is sponsored by the New York Life Insurance Company.

The website is in the development stages, with the following topics underway:

  • The Court Defines Itself
  • The Court and Young People
  • The Court and Gender
  • The Court Today

Other categories to be developed include:

  • The Court and Basic Rights
  • The Court and Congress
  • The Court and the Presidency
  • The Court and Business
  • The Court and Race

Essays, timelines, teacher resources, and an encyclopedia are currently available.

For related information, see the Supreme Court Historical Society, http://www.supremecourthistory.org/ (featured as a Website of the Week, May 26, 2003).

Suggested by Jonathan Franklin.

2008, M.G. Gallagher Law Library, University of Washington