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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Federal_Court_of_Australia

The Federal Court of Australia is an Australian superior court of record which has jurisdiction to deal with most civil disputes governed by federal law along with some summary (less serious) criminal matters. Cases are heard at first instance by single Judges. The Court includes an appeal division referred to as the Full ...

www.fjc.gov

FJC Statute. The Federal Judicial Center is the research and education agency of the judicial branch of the U.S. government. The Center was established by Congress in 1967 (28 U.S.C. §§ 620–629). At left, the Center's statutory purpose is superimposed on the photo of the Thurgood Marshall Federal Judiciary Building in ...

www.uscourts.gov/faqs-federal-judges

One is not nominated or appointed to the position of chief judge (except for the Chief Justice of the United States); they assume the position based on seniority. The same criteria exists for circuit and district chiefs. The chief judge is the judge in regular active service who is senior in commission of those judges who are (1) 64 ...

www.americanbar.org/groups/committees/federal_judiciary.html

The Standing Committee provides the Senate Judiciary Committee, the administration, and the public with its independent, nonpartisan peer evaluation of the professional qualifications of every judicial nominee to the Article III and Article IV federal courts.

www.supremecourt.gov/fellows/commission.aspx

Director, Federal Judicial Center Judge, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California. The Honorable Robert A. Katzmann Chief Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. Jeffrey P. Minear Executive Director, Supreme Court Fellows Program Counselor to the Chief Justice, Supreme Court of the United ...

judiciallearningcenter.org/about-federal-judges

Use this module in order to better understand the Federal Judges in the United States. Common Core social studies. Judicial Learning Center, St. Louis.

www.supremecourt.gov/fellows

We place Fellows at the Supreme Court of the United States, the Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts, the Federal Judicial Center, and the U.S. Sentencing Commission. Explore the four different fellowship placements and the special activities that are part of the year-long experience. How to Apply. We invite applications ...

www.americanprogress.org/issues/general/news/2013/01/29/50996/federal-judicial-nominations-9-steps-from-vacancy-to-confirmation

Jan 29, 2013 ... Federal judges make decisions that affect our lives – from hearing cases impacting the environment, health care, Social Security benefits and immigration – to having the .... 9. Lifetime Appointment Begins: The president signs the nominee's commission, a large, engraved document to conclude the process.

www.judicialselection.us/federal_judicial_selection/federal_judicial_nominating_commissions.cfm?state

In 1974, Florida's U.S. senators became the first to establish a nominating commission to recruit and recommend candidates for federal district court judgeships. Between 1976 and 1979, senators in 29 other states established 30 ad hoc or permanent district judge nominating commissions, and in 1977 President Carter ...