Legal Studies

LawBox As Featured In the ABA’s “iPad Apps In One Hour For Lawyers” by Tom Mighell.
LawBox is a legal reference and search utility for the iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad. LawBox features the fastest full text legal search engine on any mobile device. A built-in library allows users to download additional state and federal codes as they need them.
The following code packages are available as free downloads:
• Federal Rules of Appellate Procedure
• Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure
• Federal Rules of Civil Procedure
• Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure
• Federal Rules of Evidence
• 28 U.S.C. – Judiciary and Judicial Procedure
• United States Constitution
For more info see  their site or download from iTunes.

CrimeSpot Keep track of the crime in your neighborhood — whenever you see suspicious activity, report it for others to see with Crime Spot! Crime Spot shows you a map, and all the spots around you where others have reported a crime. Use it to gauge the safety of a particular route home, keep track of crime sprees, and learn how to better protect yourself.
When you see suspicious activity, Crime Spot allows you to report what you see, and let others know what is going on. The Crime Spot community relies on users like you, so please, do your neighborhood a favor and keep a watch out for crime!
For more of their apps see their site or download the app from iTunes.

LawStack bills itself as a “legal library in your pocket.” The app is preloaded with the text of the U.S. Constitution, Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure, Federal Rules of Appellate Procedure, Federal Rules of Evidence, and the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure (as effective as of December 1, 2009). Once LawStack is downloaded to your device, you may also download titles of the Code of Federal Regulations, the U.S. Code, and statutes from a number of states, including California.
News and updates available through twitter or download the app from iTunes.

2 comments on “Legal Studies

  1. “Law Library”, allows for quick search and find of previous court cases and rulings for CJ students.

  2. “Criminal Spot”, national database for all criminal acts. Uses- help create virtual crime scenes.

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