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Airport Wireless Passwords

A map of airport wireless passwords.

Justia

Justia provides Internet users with free case law, codes, regulations, legal articles and legal blog databases, as well as community resources.  Provides U.S. District Courts' civil case filings. Search new cases by state, court, lawsuit type (eg patent law) or party name.  For some case filings, PDF images of pleadings are available.

Government Documents

The U.S. Government Printing Office disseminates official information from all three branches of the Federal Government.

Google Scholar

Google Scholar’s legal database of US cases is extensive. Users can search and read published opinions of US state appellate and supreme court cases since 1950, US federal district, appellate, tax and bankruptcy courts since 1923 and US Supreme Court cases since 1791. Google Scholar embeds clickable citation links within the case and the How Cited tab allows lawyers to research prior case law and the subsequent citations to the court decision. The Google Scholar Legal Content Star Paginator extension inserts Westlaw and LexisNexis style page numbers in line with the text of the case. 

State Court Web Sites

Links to state and local court web sites, from the National Center for State Courts.  Also provides a “Court Structure Chart” for each state.

Voter Records

Links to all 50 states.  Info available varies by state.

Wayback Machine

Browse through over 150 billion web pages archived from 1996 to a few months ago. To start surfing the Wayback, type in the web address of a site or page where you would like to start, and press enter. Then select from the archived dates available. The resulting pages point to other archived pages at as close a date as possible.

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