Offical Court System Websites
New York State Unifed Court System
United States Supreme Court
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Bar (Lawyer) Associations
New York State Bar Association
The New York State Bar Association's Law, Youth and Citizenship Program (LYC) promotes citizenship and law-related education in schools throughout New York State. LYC assists educators in creating opportunities for students to become effective citizens able to participate fully in our democratic society.
American Bar Association
Other useful sites
The Center for Civic Education is a nonprofit, nonpartisan, educational corporation that promotes an enlightened and responsible citizenry committed to democratic principles and actively engaged in the practice of democracy in the United States and other countries.
The OYEZ Project is dedicated to making the work of the Supreme Court of the United States accessible to all. The project chronicles the work of the Supreme Court and its members through text, images, audio, and video.
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