Official Online Version of the President’s FY2018 Budget Proposal

The Government Publishing Office provides the print and electronic publishing services for the federal government. Yesterday it released the official publication of President Trump’s proposed budget. The official online version can be found here (along with associated documents)

Featured Database: Preview of United States Supreme Court Cases

The Preview of United States Supreme Court Cases has been published since 1973. It is now available electronically on HeinOnline. For those tracking Court activity, this is an invaluable resource. Click the “Create eTOC Alert” button to get each new issue emailed to you upon release (contact your Barry law librarian if you need assistance).

Published monthly from September through April, each issue provides a summary of the procedural history of each case that will be heard by the Court in the month to come, and presents an analysis of the legal issues, including a summary of the arguments by both sides. The most recent issue was released March 20; the table of contents is pictured below, and lists the cases previewed.



New Books in the Euliano Law Library

landscapes_of_the_secularLandscapes of the Secular: Law, Religion, and American Sacred Space
by Nicolas Howe
University of Chicago Press, 2016

BL65.S8 H69 2016


they_cant_kill_us_all“They Can’t Kill Us All”: Ferguson, Baltimore, and a New Era in America’s Racial Justice Movement
by Wesley Lowery
Little, Brown & Company, 2016

E185.86 .L69 2016



America’s War on Same-Sex Couples and Their Families: And How the Courts Rescued Them
by Daniel R. Pinello
Cambridge University Press, 2016

HQ1034.U5 P556 2017


9780190491420Women in Presidential Cabinets: Power Players or Abundant Tokens?
by Maria C. Escobar-Lemmon & Michelle M. Taylor-Robinson
Oxford University Press, 2016

HQ1390 .E83 2016



Fingerprints and Other Ridge Skin Impressions (2d edition)
by Christophe Champod et al.
CRC Press, 2016

HV6074 .F564 2016



The ISIS Apocalypse: The History, Strategy, and Doomsday Vision of the Islamic State
by William McCants
Picador/MacMillan, 2015

HV6433.I722 M35 2016



Democratizing Legal Services: Obstacles and Opportunities
by Laura Snyder
Rowman & Littlefield, 2016

K133 .S63 2016



God and the Secular Legal System
by Rafael Domingo
Cambridge University Press, 2016

K3280 .D66 2016



Strategic Legal Research: Finding the Information You Need Efficiently and Cost-Effectively
by Tobin. A. Sparling
Aspen/Wolters Kluwer, 2016

KF240 .S63 2016



what_every_law_student_needs_to_knowWhat Every Law Student Really Needs to Know: An Introduction to the Study of Law (2d edition)
by Tracey E. George & Suzanna Sherry
Aspen/Wolters Kluwer, 2016

KF283 .G46 2016


law_and_religion_in_american_historyLaw and Religion in American History: Public Values and Private Conscience
by Mark Douglas McGarvie
Cambridge University Press, 2016

KF4783 .M25 2016


us_supreme_court_and_the_modern_common_law_approachThe U.S. Supreme Court and the Modern Common Law Approach
by Simona Grossi
Cambridge University Press, 2016

KF8748 .G76 2016


missing_american_juryThe Missing American Jury: Restoring the Fundamental Constitutional Role of the Criminal, Civil, and Grand Juries
by Suja A. Thomas
Cambridge University Press, 2016

KF8972 .T477 2016


human_rights_and_humanitarian_interventionHuman Rights and Humanitarian Intervention: Law and Practice in the Field
by Elizabeth M. Bruch
Routledge, 2016

KZ6369.B78 2016


committedCommitted: The Battle Over Involuntary Psychiatric Care
by Dinah Miller & Annette Hanson
Johns Hopkins University Press, 2016

RC455.2.E8 M55 2016