PSCI 4220 – Civil Liberties/Rights
Professor Mark S. Hurwitz

Department of Political Science
Western Michigan University


Useful Links related to this course:

Official website of the U.S. Supreme Court

The New York Times' Politics Page , which includes includes link to The Times' Supreme Court Guide

Cornell Law School's Legal Information Institute , a source for nearly every Supreme Court decision

UB's link to Lexis-Nexis , a source for legal and political information from the U.S. and the world, including judicial decisions, newspaper articles, etc

FindLaw is a portal which serves as a source for, among other things, judicial decisions from many federal courts in addition to the Supreme Court, along with serving as a source of information for (prospective) law students

Northwestern University's Oyez Project , which is a source for Supreme Court cases, information on justices, and transcripts of oral arguments before the Court

Web site of the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)

Web site of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)

Web site of the National Organization of Women (NOW)

Web site of National Abortion Rights Action League (NARAL)

The Civil Rights Division of the U.S. Department of Justice

Web site of the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commision

The Civil Rights Bureau of the N.Y.S. Office of the Attorney General

The Bill of Rights section of the National Archives and Records Administration

The Leadership Conference on Civil Rights hosts this web site, civilrights.org , which concerns a wide variety of civil rights issues

The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) is concerned with "protecting rights and promoting freedom in the electronic frontier

Libertarian.org is a web site for those who take free-market approach to civil liberties and other government issues

LawSchool.com is a commercial site with a information for (prospective) law students