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American Bar Association

American Civil Liberties Union
National organization advocating individual rights, by litigating, legislating, and educating the public.

FindLaw
Contains legal forms, a searchable directory of lawyers and law firms and a database of materials on legal topics.

Free Advice
This site provides free legal advice for consumers, with easy to understand answers to legal questions from expert lawyers and attorneys.

Law Guru
Find free answers and get legal advice to legal questions from a network of attorneys.

Lawyers.com
Find an attorney, lawyer or law firm.

Legal Information Institute
The Legal Information Institute is part of Cornell Law School. This site includes recent and historic Supreme Court decisions, Federal Rules of Evidence, links to many government publications and an e-mail directory of faculty and staff at U.S. law schools.

Martindale-Hubbell
Locate a lawyer by name, practice, firm, etc.

Legal Forms

Federal Court Forms

FindForms.com
Access thousands of free legal forms.

FindLaw Forms for Texas
Legal forms for the state of Texas.

Forms from the Feds
Provides downloadable versions of frequently requested forms from Federal agencies.

LegalDocs.com
Allows for the simple preparation of personalized, downloadable and printable legal documents and legal forms to your computer instantly.

Official Bankruptcy Forms
Offers a collection of bankruptcy forms maintained by the U.S. Court System.

Texas

Directory of Legal Services and Law Libraries
A listing of legal services and law libraries by city from the United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas.

FindLaw Resources for Texas
Provides Texas federal and state court information, sample forms, government links, attorneys, law firm web sites and more.

Legal Aid of Northwest Texas
Provides legal aid to the low-income community in North & West Texas.

State Bar of Texas
The official site of the State Bar of Texas includes information for law professionals as well as for the general public. Use the "Find a Lawyer" feature and instructions on filing complaints about a lawyer.

Texas Attorney General
This state web site provides links to the Public Information Handbook, the Open Meetings Act Handbook, Open Government Training Information, information on consumer protection, cyber crimes, resources for crime victims and much more.

Tarrant County Law Library

Texas Constitution
Search or download the Articles of the Texas Constitution.

Texas Court of Criminal Appeals

Texas Courts Online
Directory of the state court system including appellate and trial courts, and agencies. Includes courts rules and other resources, ethics issues, etc.

Texas Department of Criminal Justice

Texas LawHelp.org
An online resource for free and low-cost civil legal assistance in Texas.

Texas LawHelp.org (Español)
A spanish version of the online resource for free and low-cost civil legal assistance in Texas.

Texas Register
A weekly publication that serves as the notice bulletin of state agency rulemaking.

Texas State Law Library
Includes library catalog, information, and classes, with legal and general reference links, and employment information.

Texas Statutes
Current through the 79th Legislature. Includes a word and phrase search.

Texas Supreme Court
The official site of the Supreme Court of Texas which has final appellate jurisdiction in all civil and juvenile cases. News, searchable orders and opinions, administrative information, and justice biographies.

Texas Wesleyan School of Law Library

Federal

Federal Courts Finder
Locate U.S. federal courts.

Federal Rules of Civil Procedure
These rules govern the conduct of all civil actions brought in Federal district courts.

Federal Rules of Evidence
These rules govern the introduction of evidence in proceedings, both civil and criminal, in Federal courts.

How Our Laws are Made
Provides a description of the legislative process so that the American people can better understand how legislation is enacted by Congress. Prepared by the Parliamentarian of the House of Representatives.

Oyez Project
A multimedia archive devoted to the Supreme Court of the United States and its work. It aims to be a complete and authoritative source for all audio recorded in the Court since the installation of a recording system in October 1955. The Project also provides authoritative information on all justices and offers a virtual reality 'tour' of portions of the Supreme Court building, including the chambers of some of the justices.

Supreme Court Collection
Contains decisions of the Supreme Court from 1990 to the present, plus selected historic decisions from the founding of the Court.

Understanding the Federal Courts
Provides an introduction to the federal judicial system.

U.S. Code
Searchable U.S. Code from the U.S. House of Representatives. From the publishers of the United States Code, the Office of the Law Revision Counsel.

U.S. Code
Another method for searching the U.S. Code provided by the Cornell Law School site.

United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
Published opinions of the New Orleans Federal Court from 1991; court and hearing calendars; downloadable pattern jury instructions and more.

U.S. Federal Judiciary
Explains how the US court system functions.

U.S. Supreme Court
Features the court's opinions and orders, calendar and schedules, rules, news releases and general information.

U.S. Supreme Court Decisions
A database of Supreme Court decisions from 1990 to the present, plus selected historic decisions from the founding of the Court.