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Apps for Law School and the Legal Profession: Free Government Apps

This guide provides links and basic information on a variety of apps related to law study, law practice, and personal and professional organization

Find more free apps from the government! Mobile Apps Gallery:  

Government Apps

The White House:  latest news from the White House news room, featured videos, and live video streaming   


House and Senate Member Guide  - pictorial directory of the 112th Congress; also searchable by name, party affiliation and state, accompanied by brief history of the congressman's time in office               


Congressional Record: read the daily edition, plus view archived editions back to January 14, 1995


PocketJustice: the business of the Supreme Court, on the go, including access to abstracts on the top 100 Supreme Court cases, audio files of oral arguments and decision announcements for many cases, and profiles on the justices.

Free; other versions of this app can be purchased in order to receive access to more content

IRS: get your tax refund status, subscribe to tax updates, and follow the IRS on Twitter


OpenRegs: this app allows you to monitor agencies' regulatory activities, including upcoming comment periods and final notices; you can star ones you are interested in for later reference, and email them to yourself or others

Free covering consumer products, motor vehicles, boats, food, medicine, cosmetics, and environmental products


Infographic: Government Apps