This page provides a list of links to many helpful legal web sites. The links are classified into four general topics: General Information Regarding Law, California Law, Federal Law and Local Law.
General Information Regarding Law
FindLaw This is a comprehensive source for general information on law. Includes information on law schools, law firms and lawyers and legal news. Also provides a legal subject index as well as Supreme Court decisions, state laws, foreign and international resources, etc.
Nolo Press Self-help Law Center This site provides basic legal information to non-attorneys on a variety of everyday legal issues, such as tax problems, personal injury, landlord/tenant disputes, etc.
Official Government Page This is the official page of the government of California. Provides information on today's events, bills, laws, your legislature and legislative publication.
Secretary of State
State Agencies This is a complete list, with links, to all the government agencies of California.
California Law Revision Commission
California Franchise Tax Board You can download currently tax forms from this government site!
Cal Law Up to the minute information on California Law, including daily court opinions, etc. However, you must subscribe in order to use this service.
Netlaw Libraries, Inc. This site's guest services provides full-text access to many California local rules of court as well as the State Rules of Court, Rules of Professional Conduct, California Code, California Constitution and the California Civil Jury Instructions.
Legislative Bills (search by bill number) Provides full-text legislative bills since 1993. Part of the Official Government web page of California.
Statutes and Constitution Full-text California statutes. Part of the Official Government web page of California.
California Supreme Court and Court of Appeals Cases: recent from Lexisone.com.
California Courts This provides comprehensive information on the Judicial Branch of California including court minutes, court calendars, and court opinions.
California Rules of Court This site provides the California Rules of Court in full-text.
Judicial Council Legal Forms
Federal/State Court Directory Comprehensive listing of all state and federal courts in the United States.
State Court Locator Directory of state courts provided by the Center for Information Law and Policy.
California Bar Association
Local Barrister Associations This provides a list of local county bar associations in California.
Lawyer Referral Services This provides a complete list of all lawyer referral services in California. It is arranged by county.
Code of Federal Regulations
U.S. Government FirstGov.gov
Senate, House and Treaty Documents This site is part of GPO Access (see Government Printing Office below) and provides full-text access to recent Senate, Hose and Treaty documents.
Senate, House and Executive Reports This site is part of GPO Access (see Government Printing Office below) and provides full-text access to recent Senate, House and Executive Reports.
THOMAS This is a very comprehensive site on legislative information. It includes bills, House and Senate roll call votes, Public Laws, committee reports, Congressional Record, etc. back to 1989.
U.S. Federal Courts Home Page
Supreme Court Decisions The Legal Information Institute offers all Supreme Court Decisions from May, 1990 to the present.
FedWorld The National Technical Information Service has put this site together to serve as the online locator service for a comprehensive inventory of information disseminated by the Federal Government.
FedLaw This site assembles various federal legal resources for legal resources purposes. It is broken into 1) Federal Law and Regulations, 2) Federal Judiciary, 3) Legislative Branch, 4) State and Territorial Laws, 5) Arbitration and Mediation, 6) General Research and References, 7) Professional Associations and Organizations and 8) How to legal related sites.
Government Printing Office Home Page
GPO ACCESS This is the main "data center" for the Government Printing Office. It contains over 70 databases with links to over 2,300 agency databases.
Tax Forms Download federal tax forms directly from the IRS.
Department of Justice Home Page
Bureau of Justice Statistics
SEC Home Page
Santa Barbara County Code
City of Carpinteria Municipal Code
Santa Barbara City Code
Santa Barbara Courts
Local County and City Government Web Sites
Local County Information This site provides basic information regarding the small claims courts for each of the California counties, including Santa Barbara County.
County of Santa Barbara The official web page for the County of Santa Barbara.
County Government Profile Provided by the California State Association of Counties
City of Santa Barbara The official web page for the City of Santa Barbara.
City of Santa Maria The official web page for the City of Santa Maria.
City of Carpinteria The official web page for the City of Carpinteria.
City of Lompoc The official web page for the City of Lompoc.
Santa Barbara County Clerk - Assessor - Recorder - Elections Office
Santa Barbara County District Attorney's Office
Santa Barbara Grand Jury
Santa Barbara Public Library
University of California - Santa Barbara Library
Santa Barbara City College
San Luis Obispo Superior Court and Municipal Court
Ventura Superior Court and Municipal Court
Los Angeles Superior Court
Orange County Superior Court
Riverside County Superior Court
San Bernardino County Superior Court
San Diego Superior Court
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