This dataset is maintained and distributed by the National Archive of Criminal Justice Data (NACJD), the criminal justice archive within ICPSR. NACJD is primarily sponsored by three agencies within the U.S. Department of Justice: the Bureau of Justice Statistics, the National Institute of Justice, and the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention.
Federal Court Cases, 1962-1964 (ICPSR 7245)
Principal Investigator(s): Nagel, Stuart S.
This study collected data from both civil and criminal federal cases tried in the fiscal years 1962-1963 and 1963-1964. Procedural, jurisdictional, and other legal information is provided, including the disposition of each case.
These data are available to the general public.
Nagel, Stuart S. Federal Court Cases, 1962-1964. ICPSR07245-v1. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2011-04-14. http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR07245.v1
Persistent URL: http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR07245.v1
This study was funded by:
- United States Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs. Bureau of Justice Statistics
Scope of Study
Subject Terms: administration, appellate courts, case dismissal, case processing, civil law, court cases, criminal law, defendants, disposition (legal), federal courts, judicial decisions, legal systems, pretrial procedures, records, trial courts, trial procedures
Geographic Coverage: United States
Date of Collection:
Universe: Civil and criminal federal court cases between 1962 and 1964.
Data Types: aggregate data
federal court records
Restrictions: The data are restricted from general dissemination. Users interested in obtaining these data must complete a Restricted Data Use Agreement form and specify the reasons for the request. A copy of the Restricted Data Use Agreement form can be requested by calling 800-999-0960. Researchers can also download this form as a Portable Document Format (PDF) file from the download page associated with this dataset. Completed forms should be returned to: Director, National Archive of Criminal Justice Data, Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research, Institute for Social Research, P.O. Box 1248, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48106-1248, or by fax: 734-647-8200.
Original ICPSR Release: 1984-05-03
- 2011-04-14 All parts are being moved to restricted access and will be available only using the restricted access procedures.
- 2006-01-18 File CB7245.PDF was removed from any previous datasets and flagged as a study-level file, so that it will accompany all downloads.
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