Helpful Web Sites:
The Constitution and the Emergence of Political Parties Timeline
a timeline that shows major events in the development of political
parties in the United States.
The Avalon Project at Yale Law School
A History Of The Supreme Court
Law School has designed an excellent site to search documents related
to the Constitution. This link takes you to the page to search the
at Find Law is a brief history of the Supreme Court. The advantage is
that the page has many links to additional information concerning John
Marshall, Marbury v. Madison, and the evolution of Judicial Review.
About The Supreme Court
official site of the United States Supreme Court has it's own
biographical sketches of past and current justices.
Understanding The Federal Courts
This is a
great site if you want to understand the "nuts and bolts" of how the
court system works.