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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 Procedures
  • Learn how the Court operates, how cases are heard, and how opinions are handed down.