The Supreme Judicial Court (SJC) is the Commonwealth's highest appellate court.
The Supreme Judicial Court (SJC) offers a number of resources to bar applicants and attorneys in Massachusetts.
Free access to basic case information and scheduled court dates.
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 how to find and watch oral arguments.
Obtain the newest appellate opinions, search the archive of past opinions, see opinion revisions, sign up for our e-mail notification service, and follow us on Twitter using the links below.
The Supreme Judicial Court Clerk's Office for the County of Suffolk is primarily responsible for the Supreme Judicial Court single justice caseload.
Rules and orders that govern practice before the Supreme Judicial Court.
The historic John Adams Courthouse, constructed in the 19th century, is located in Pemberton Square between the Massachusetts State House and Government Center in Boston.
Learn about the trial and executions of Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti.
The Massachusetts Court System's jury instructions are written statements that explain the jury's role and laws that apply to the specific case.
Learn about what the different Massachusetts Court System commissions and committees do.
A collection of memorials of former justices.