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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 ...

State Court Jurisdiction | Nolo.com

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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 ...

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, ...

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 ...

Introduction To The Federal Court System | USAO | Department of ...

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This type of jurisdiction is called “original jurisdiction.” Sometimes, the jurisdiction of state courts will overlap with that of federal courts, meaning that some cases ...

2.9 State Court Jurisdiction over Federal Claims | Federal Practice ...

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In determining whether state courts are allowed to entertain jurisdiction over federally created causes of action, the Supreme Court has applied a presumption of ...

State Court Caseload Statistics - Court Statistics Project

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The analysis presented in Examining the Work of State Courts is derived in part from the data found in ... Jurisdiction and State Court Reporting Practices, 2010.

Federal and State Jurisdiction - National Criminal Justice Reference ...

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In order to understand the principles of federal and state court jurisdiction, it is essential to have a clear understanding of how the American judicial system ...

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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 ...

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

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The differences between federal courts and state courts are further defined by jurisdiction. Jurisdiction refers to the kinds of cases a court is authorized to hear.

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 ...