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Noun1.federal court - a court establish by the authority of a federal governmentfederal court - a court establish by the authority of a federal government
Federal Judiciary - the judiciary of the United States which is responsible for interpreting and enforcing federal laws
court, judicature, tribunal - an assembly (including one or more judges) to conduct judicial business
Supreme Court, Supreme Court of the United States, United States Supreme Court - the highest federal court in the United States; has final appellate jurisdiction and has jurisdiction over all other courts in the nation
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The articles of confederation obliged the parties to submit the matter to the decision of a federal court. The submission was made, and the court decided in favor of Pennsylvania.
Mike Lee (R-UT) issued the following statement after introducing the Federal Courts Access Act of 2019, Thursday.
Since 1985, the Supreme Court has generally barred federal courts from considering claims for just compensation for government takings of private property arising at the state and local levels until after state courts have weighed in.
Understanding Federal Courts and Jurisdiction, 2nd Edition
The history of Australian federal courts, from the creation of the Commonwealth Court of Conciliation and Arbitration in 1904 until now, is part of the broader history of how Australians have come to see themselves and their relationship to courts as institutions of an evolving Australian government.
A Southwest Florida Federal Court Bar Association has been formed to service attorneys who currently practice or are interested in practicing in the federal courts.
ISLAMABAD -- Federal Law Minister Ahmer Bilal Soofi here on Monday issued directions for the up-gradation of Federal Courts and Tribunals to make them more efficient.
Islamabad -- Federal Law Minister, Ahmer Bilal Soofi, Monday, issued directives for the up gradation of Federal Courts and Tribunals to make them more efficient.
According to Erie, federal courts must defer to state supreme courts concerning the content and scope of state law.
ISSUE: Will state trial courts tolerate a trial motion to have a case removed to the Federal Courts filed just three hours before trial is to begin?
Tompkins, the Supreme Court held that the Constitution forbade the federal courts from generating a body of general common law and required them instead to apply state substantive law when adjudicating many common-law causes of action.
Two federal courts have considered the case in the more than two years since it was filed, yet neither has dealt with the core issue it presents: Did these actions by government officials violate the separation of church and state?

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