Individuals can read about upcoming court hearings on state court websites that offer a query database to search for cases by the defendant's name, hearing date or case number, explains The North Carolina Court System. It is also possible to obtain a calendar of court cases at the courthouse.
Federal notices of upcoming hearings are posted online at SupremeCourt.gov, according to the Supreme Court of the United States. Individuals can also find information about federal hearings on the Supreme Court's website. Available information includes cases filed, parties involved, final judgments or continuances, fines, court hearings, and documents received by the clerk's office.