Research Projects

The following projects were developed by the Robert Crown Law Library in collaboration with Stanford Law School faculty, staff, and students, and span a wide range of subject matter.

Campaign Finance

Campaign Finance

A collection of documents related to the campaign finance debate and litigation, including case materials, legislation, news and opinion, and other resources.

Gould Diary

Diary of a Contraband

This site is intended to complement Professor William B. Gould IV‘s book about his great-grandfather, Diary of a Contraband: The Civil War Passage of a Black Sailor.

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Election 2000

This guide contains selected court documents related to state and federal cases on the 2000 Presidential Election.

World Map

Global Class Actions Exchange

A companion to a series of international conferences on the worldwide spread of class actions, group proceedings and other forms of collective litigation.

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Prop 8

Key filings and a timeline of events in the litigation on California's Proposition 8 that preceded Hollingsworth v. Perry.



Houses free opinions from 1934 to the present, annotations, briefs, documents and news relating to California Supreme Court opinions.

University Women

University Women

This site includes policies, reports, and resources relating to the work/life of women faculty at Stanford University.