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.

Series: Federal Court Cases: Integrated Database Series

Access Notes

  • The public-use data files in this collection are available for access by the general public. Access does not require affiliation with an ICPSR member institution.


DS0:  Study-Level Files
DS1:  Civil, 1962-1963
No downloadable data files available.
DS2:  Criminal, 1962-1963
No downloadable data files available.
DS3:  Civil, 1963-1964
No downloadable data files available.
DS4:  Criminal, 1963-1964
No downloadable data files available.

Study Description


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. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR07245.v1

Persistent URL: https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR07245.v1

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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

Time Period:   

  • 1962--1964

Date of Collection:   

  • 1963--1964

Universe:    Civil and criminal federal court cases between 1962 and 1964.

Data Type(s):    aggregate data


Data Source:

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

Version History:

  • 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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