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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And attorneys say at least one could wind up being the first ever considered by the U.
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This is a legal shot heard round the world," says attorney Ellis Rubin, who filed the suit and promises to appeal it all the way to the U.
Health maintenance organizations breathed a sigh of relief on June 21, 2004, when the U.
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The Missouri Supreme Court, however, took the relatively unusual step of holding that if the U.
The service also carries new legislation and regulations, judicial and agency developments, a list of pending legislation, the U.
Douglass, would not only excel as practitioners of law, but distinguish themselves as judges at every level of our legal system, including the U.
Unified School District immediately appealed to the U.
In late 2002 the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund, which fights for comic sellers' and creators' legal rights, filed an appeal in the U.
Rebuffed, 4-3, by the California Supreme Court, Nike appealed to the U.
In the one instance when this matter was considered by the U.