Answered By: Kate Britt
Last Updated: Feb 13, 2018     Views: 89

United States Law Week is a weekly publication of Supreme Court decisions and news. The print edition (Smith KF 175 .U58x) is a looseleaf service that has been published from 1933 to the present. Twe sections constitute each yearly volume: the Supreme Court Section and the General Section. 

The Supreme Court Section contains full text of the latest Supreme Court opinions. The "case status report" section of the index details actions taken on cases pending before the court. Separate lists in the "Supreme Court Today" section detail cases docketed, petitions filed, cases to which certiorari has been granted or denied, hearings scheduled, and some summaries of cases granted certiorari). Cases are indexed by case name and subject. 

The General Section contains a "Case Alert" section that provides news on court decisions and agency rulings and a "Legal News" section that provides synopses of state, federal, agency, and bar association opinions. The General Section also contains a subject and case name index. 

The "Legal News" section also contains a "Roundup of Circuit Splits", published monthly, usually at the beginning of the month.

United States Law Week is also available online through Bloomberg Law.

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