Organization of the Federal Courts
Organization of the Federal Courts will take you and your students on a journey through the judicial branch of the federal government. With the help of this section, you’ll know how each level of the court system contributes to the administration of justice.
This section explains the kinds of cases the court will hear as well as explaining the process by which judges are appointed. This section will also help you to understand the organization of the federal courts, the role of the Supreme Court, and the importance of judicial independence.
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