Federal Judicial Center. Federal Court Cases: Integrated Data Base, 2004. ICPSR04348-v3. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2011-11-11. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR04348.v3
Persistent URL: https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR04348.v3
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Smallest Geographic Unit:
Date of Collection:
Unit of Observation:
Appellate terminations data - case,
Civil terminations data - case,
Criminal data - defendant
All federal court cases in the United States in 2004.
administrative records data
Data Collection Notes:
Starting with the year 2001, each year of data for Federal Court Cases is released by ICPSR as a separate study number.
Federal Court Cases data for the years 1970-2000 can be found in FEDERAL COURT CASES: INTEGRATED DATA BASE, 1970-2000 (ICPSR 8429).
computerized court records
Extent of Processing: ICPSR data undergo a confidentiality review and are altered when necessary to limit the risk of
disclosure. ICPSR also routinely creates ready-to-go data files along with setups in the major
statistical software formats as well as standard codebooks to accompany the data. In addition to
these procedures, ICPSR performed the following processing steps for this data collection:
Created variable labels and/or value labels.
Performed recodes and/or calculated derived variables.