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Federal Courts

Eastern District of Washington

District of Idaho

Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals

United States Supreme Court

PACER web links
Public Access to Court Electronic Records

Criminal Defense Resource Pages

Federal Public and Community Defender Directory
This directory is updated daily

CJA Panel Attorney District Represenatives

National Association for Public Defense

National Immigrant Justice Center
Summaries of all immigration-related decisions from the Courts of Appeals and Supreme Court.

Linking attorneys, law firms and legal professionals to thousands of leading experts

Cornell Law School Search Engine
Open Access to Law since 1992

Federal Defenders Sentencing Resource Page

The Sentencing Resource Counsel Project
"The primary purpose of this website is to make available a large number of documents and materials from the public record of the United States Sentencing Commission that are not currently available on its website and are otherwise difficult to obtain. These include public comment (including public comment regarding the initial guideline development process), written hearing testimony from early amendment cycles (and some others), hearing transcripts (before 1997), and various reports."

National Institute of Justice
"The National Institute of Justice — the research, development and evaluation agency of the U.S. Department of Justice — is dedicated to improving knowledge and understanding of crime and justice issues through science. NIJ provides objective and independent knowledge and tools to reduce crime and promote justice, particularly at the state and local levels."

Northwest Immigration Rights Project
"NWIRP promotes justice for low-income immigrants by pursuing and defending their legal status. We focus on providing direct legal services, supported by our education and public policy work. "

U.S. Sentencing Commission
    Federal Sentencing Statistics by State, District & Circuit

Meta-Index for U.S. Legal Research
This page illustrates the use of searchable legal indexes on the World Wide Web.

Office of Defender Services Training Branch

Web Cites for Federal Defenders
Pinpoint Citations to the Criminal Law

Daubert on the Web

DC Federal Defender Brief Bank

Interpreter Services
Court Interpreter Search

Police Search Records from LexisNexis
Order and access police reports from one source

An interactive encyclopedia of courts and judges. It gives useful background data on thousands of judges and on the state and federal court systems.

The Robing Room
Where Judges are judged. Focusing mostly on Federal judges, is a place where lawyers provide ratings of trial judges.

Calls itself the "World's most trusted judge rating site."

Executive Branch & Law Enforcement Agencies

Benton County Jail Roster

Bureau of Justice Statistics

Bureau of Prisons Inmate Locator
Use this page to locate a Federal inmate incarcerated from 1982 to present.

Chelan County Jail Roster

Spokane County Jail/Geiger Roster

Sunnyside Arrest Reports

United States Sentencing Commision

United States Marshals - Eastern WA

United States Marshals - Idaho

Yakima County Jail Roster

U.S. Attorney's Manual

General Reference

Merriam-Webster's Dictionary

Oxford English Dictionary


Statutes, Regulations, and Rules

Code of Federal Regulations

Federal Rules (Criminal Procedure & Evidence)

Idaho Administrative Code

Idaho Statutes

Immigration Laws & Regulations

Jury Instructions (9th Cir. Criminal)

Legislative History from the Library of Congress

Local Rules(Eastern District of Washington)

Local Rules(Idaho)

Revised Code of Washington

Rules of Appellate Procedure (Federal & 9th Circuit)

United States Sentencing Guidelines

United States Code

United States Code Legislative History

Washington Administrative Code