Media Law Resources

The Ohio State Bar Association has developed a number of resources to assist journalists in understanding the law.  Explore these resources below:

Supreme Court of the United States

One First Street, NE
Washington, D.C. 20543

Public Information Officer Office: 202.479.3211 (reporters press 1)

United States Courts

Administrative Office
One Columbus Circle, NE
Washington, D.C. 20544

Public Affairs Office: 202.502.2600

Access to court electronic records:

American Bar Association


321 N. Clark St.
Chicago IL 60654

1050 Connecticut Ave., NW Suite 400
Washington, D.C. 20036

American Judicature Society

Center Building
2014 Broadway, Suite 100
Nashville, TN 37203


Media inquiries: 773.248.6005 or

National Center for State Courts

Nationwide court data/statistics

300 Newport Ave.
Williamsburg, VA 23185

Media inquiries: 757.259.1525

Media Law Resource Center (MLRC)

520 Eighth Ave., North Tower 20th Floor
New York, NY 10018

Media inquiries: 757.259.1525 or