Preview of United States Supreme Court Cases


Available exclusively as an online publication through HeinOnline

About Preview of United States Supreme Court Cases

The American Bar Association’s Preview of United States Supreme Court Cases is a publication that provides comprehensive expert analysis of all cases granted certiorari before the Supreme Court prior to the arguments. A subscription to this online publication includes eight issues annually. Issues 1-7 summarize the Court’s seven argument sessions from October through April. Issue 8, which is published subsequent to the close of the Court’s term at the end of June, reviews the entire term using statistics, charts, essays, and case summaries.

Features of ABA Supreme Court Preview in HeinOnline

Since the American Bar Association’s Preview of the United States Supreme Court Cases has been added to HeinOnline, subscribers now have a substantial advantage when accessing this publication online. HeinOnline allows users the ability to view the most current issue and archives in a fully searchable database. All PDFs of the publication are available in full color.

Other Benefits:
  • Inline hyperlinks within the documents connect to other cited articles and cases in HeinOnline
  • Electronic Table of Contents (eTOC) alerts when new issues are added
  • Links to Amicus & Merit Briefs
  • Browse or Search Cases by Docket #, Term, Case Name, Subject, etc.
  • Additional case indexing and links to oral arguments and transcripts of each case
  • HeinOnline’s ScholarCheck analysis on Preview articles & Supreme Court cases
  • Custom Case Locator tool for quick retrieval of any case covered by Preview
  • Review option for other scholarly works written by Preview authors available in HeinOnline
  • Full coverage available from inception to current
  • Much more!

Using Preview in the Classroom

Each month, the American Bar Association features a current case before the Court along with a modified case study and focus questions for classroom use. Access these ready-to-use resources through the American Bar Association.

Background on the Legal Issue

Each case study provides key definitions relating to the case, as well as the case at a glance and the facts of the case.

Argument Summaries

The issue that is brought before the court is defined and includes argument summaries from both sides of the case.

Focus Questions

Insight focus questions are provided to promote and provoke dialogue regarding different aspects of the case.

Pricing Information

Online-only subscription pricing:

Organizations: $175.00
Individuals (Non-ABA Members): $130.00
Individuals (ABA Members) – 50% Discount:  $130.00  $65.00
Undergraduate/Law Students: $25.00
K-12 Teachers: $25.00

Hard bound Volume*: $75.00

*Hardbound volume is only available to online subscribers.