Supreme Court of the United States

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Noun1.Supreme Court of the United States - the highest federal court in the United StatesSupreme Court of the United States - the highest federal court in the United States; has final appellate jurisdiction and has jurisdiction over all other courts in the nation
federal court - a court establish by the authority of a federal government
judicial branch - the branch of the United States government responsible for the administration of justice
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
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As the Supreme Court of the US ruled in 1974, 'A responsible press is an undoubtedly desirable goal, but press responsibility is not mandated by the constitution, and like many other virtues it cannot be legislated.'
The First Amendment in the United States protects the right to use social networks like Facebook and Twitter, the Supreme Court of the US declared last week.

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