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Civics Resources for Teachers and Students

The Supreme Court and My Hometown — 2024: Indianapolis & Chattanooga

Delve into the inner-workings of the Federal judiciary and the Supreme Court of the United States.

Life Story: Lucile Lomen (1920-1996)

The story of an attorney who became the first female Supreme Court Law Clerk and broke barriers for women in the legal profession and corporate America.

Life Story: John Marshall (1755-1835)

The soldier, attorney, and American statesman who became the longest serving Chief Justice of the Supreme Court.

Co-Equal Leader: The Role of the Chief Justice of the United States

The Chief Justice of the United States presides over the third branch of the federal government.

Case Summary: Fletcher v. Peck

The first time the Supreme Court ruled a state law unconstitutional and a formative decision upholding the Commerce Clause.

Life Story: Joseph Story (1779-1845)

The poet-at-heart who became the youngest Associate Justice of the Supreme Court and a leading Constitutional scholar whose work continues to influence modern interpretations of law.