Whether looking for information and announcements related to a particular case, appellate court opinions, court schedules or calendars,  or looking to view or listen to an oral argument of an appellate case, here is where you'll find out what is available online and also how to search for what you need.

Amicus Announcements

From time to time, the Supreme Judicial Court solicits amicus ("friend of the court") briefs or memoranda from parties not directly involved in a case, but that may have an interest or opinion about a case pending before the court. Learn more

Search the Court Dockets for Public Case Information

To the extent the information you are seeking about a particular court case is deemed "public information" and is currently available online, you will be able to search court dockets and records here for that information.  Read more

Search MassCourts  Search MassCourts for Dockets of the Boston Municipal Court, District Court, Land Court, Probate and Family Court, Housing Court, and Superior Court.

Search Appellate Case Information

Search the Appellate Court Dockets for Oral Argument Schedules and Single Justice Hearings

Do you want to find out if an appeal will be heard by the Supreme Judicial Court in the next two months? By a panel of justices of the Appeals Court? A single justice? Search here to access appellate court schedules and calendars. Learn how to view SJC oral arguments online and also how to purchase a CD of an appellate argument heard by the Appeals Court.

Search Appellate Court Opinions

Do want to read the published opinions of the Supreme Judicial Court and Appeals Court? Appellate Decisions includes information on how to access slip opinions, unpublished opinions and an archive of older opinions. Read more

Other Opinions and Information

Do you want to read older published opinions from the appellate courts? Learn how to convert a citation from its "nominative" version (like Gray) to a Mass. Reports cite? Or would you like to read opinions from the Land Court or District Court Appellate Division? The law libraries have brought together a wide range of sources to help you. Read more

Trial Court Calendars and Schedules

Court Departments
Do you want to know which judge will be hearing motions this month in a division of the Probate and Family Court or the Boston Municipal Court? Visit the Judicial Calendar pages for these departments. 

Land Court
Learn more about the Land Court monthly motions hearings and how to schedule a motion to be heard in a particular session: How to Schedule a Motion in Land Court.