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State court (United States)

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In the United States, a state court has jurisdiction over disputes with some connection to a U.S. state, as opposed to the federal government. State courts handle ...

Comparing Federal & State Courts | United States Courts - U.S. Courts

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Due to federalism, both the federal government and each of the state governments have their own court systems. Discover the differences in structure, judicial ...

Federal vs. State Courts - Key Differences - FindLaw

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State courts have broad jurisdiction, so the cases individual citizens are most likely to be involved in -- such as robberies, traffic violations, broken contracts, and ...

How is a federal court different from a state court - Inside the Federal ...

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There are two kinds of courts in this country--federal courts and state courts. ... State courts, in contrast, have broad jurisdiction, so the cases individual citizens ...

State Courts - by Jurisdiction - Cornell University

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Legal information organized by topic and source from Cornell Law School.

Federal, State, or Local: Who has Jurisdiction? - HG.org

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Courts' jurisdiction, on the other hand, is a little more complicated. In many instances, state courts can hear matters of federal law, and federal courts can hear ...

The Courts in a Nutshell | iCivics

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List one type of case that federal courts have jurisdiction over, one type that state courts have jurisdiction over, and one type that BOTH court systems can hear.

Colorado's State Court - Colorado Judicial Branch - Courts

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The Colorado Supreme Court is the court of last resort in Colorado's state court system. ... Water Courts have exclusive jurisdiction over cases relating to the ...

Courts of Limited Jurisdiction - Washington State Courts Washington ...

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Excluding parking infractions, seven out of every eight cases filed in all state courts are filed at this level. This is due primarily to the broad jurisdiction these ...

Georgia Courts - Judicial Council of Georgia

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The State Court was established by a 1970 legislative act that designated certain existing countywide courts of limited jurisdiction as state courts. State courts ...

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State Court Jurisdiction | Nolo.com

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What Is the Difference Between State and Federal Courts? | The ...

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State courts are courts of "general jurisdiction". They hear all the cases not specifically selected for federal courts. Just as the federal courts interpret federal laws, ...

Jurisdiction | Wex Legal Dictionary / Encyclopedia | LII / Legal ...

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Subject matter jurisdiction is the court's authority to decide the issue in controversy such as a contracts issue, or a civil rights issue. State courts have general ...