Supreme Court of the United States
Follow a petition through the nation’s highest court; hear from the Chief Justice; and identify the key issues in landmark cases.
- About the Supreme Court
Article III of the Constitution establishes the federal judiciary. Article III, Section I states that "The judicial Power of the United States, shall be vested in one supreme Court, the Supreme Court of the United States."
- Landmark Supreme Court Cases
Learn about high-profile cases that have shaped history and continue to impact us today.
- Landmark Supreme Court Cases About Students
These cases involve students and their constitutional rights. Find out how they were decided and how the decision impacts you.
- Supreme Court Dialog
The chief justice and associate justices discuss the importance of the Judicial Branch, jury service, and interpreting the Constitution.
- Supreme Court Procedures
Learn how the Court operates, how cases are heard, and how opinions are handed down.