Code of Massachusetts Regulations (CMR) The Code of Massachusetts Regulations (CMR) is not available online in its entirety. Instead,
individual agencies may choose to mount their regulations. To make your searching easier, we provide three areas on the CMR: The CMR FAQ answers common questions about the CMR, CMR by Citation provides links to those sections which are available (listed in numerical order).
is an index to the entire code, and provides links where available. Massachusetts Executive Orders. Here we provide chronological lists of Executive
Orders, as well as an index to them. Most of the orders are not available online, but any of the Trial Court Law Libraries
would be happy to assist you in locating them.
Massachusetts General Laws
Mass. General Laws with links to current session laws. Users can browse, search by subject, or retrieve a
Massachusetts Rules of Court are not available online in their entirety. The following sections are available:
Massachusetts Rules of Domestic Relations Procedure Rule 1.3(9) Computer Generated Forms
Rules of the Board of Bar Examiners
Supreme Judicial Court
Appeal From Single Justice Denial of Relief on Interlocutory Ruling
Petitions Under GL c.211 sec.3
Legal Assistance to the Commonwealth and to Indigent Criminal Defendants and to Indigent Parites in Civil Proceedings
Limited Practice by Attorneys from Other Jurisdictions Who are Engaged in Certain Graduate Law Studies or Programs of Legal Assistance Rule 3:05
Licensing of Foreign Legal Consultants Rule 3:07
Massachusetts Rules of Professional Conduct
Uniform Small Claims Rules (Trial Court Rule III)
- Massachusetts Rules of Civil Procedure Rule 1 Scope of Rules
Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court and Appeals Court Cases:
This site requires free registration, and provides fully searchable opinions from January 1996 to date.
Lawyers Weekly This site allows searching of SJC and Appeals Court cases from January 1997 to date. Cases are available by 1:30 p.m. on the day they're issued.
Social Law Library:
Cases from 1999 to date are available for no charge. Cases are available by 1 p.m. on the day they're issued. A similar database of cases going back to 1937 is available for subscribers only
Supreme Judicial Court Office of Reporter of Decisions
SJC and Appeals Court cases are only available for the most recent two weeks. This site does provide the earliest access to new decisions, however, usually by 10:30 a.m. It also provides a selective e-mail service, through which you can register for cases on selected topics to be sent to you.
Massachusetts Superior Court Opinions Selected cases are available from September 1999 to date.