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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Two University of Wisconsin Law School graduates will be arguing in front of the U.S. Supreme Court later this month.
The University of Texas at Austin did not back away from its affirmative action policy when opponents fought it all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court -- and shows no signs of doing it now that the Trump administration has officially renounced the use of race in admissions.
The U.S. Supreme Court has set January 20 to hear oral arguments in an appeal in a Bar grievance case where an attorney was disciplined for personally soliciting campaign contributions when she ran for a judgeship.
7 oral argument before the U.S. Supreme Court of a case out of Miller County over the legality of a class-action legal strategy used extensively by her husband, John Goodson.
The U.S. Supreme Court refused to hear an appeal by the anti-gun Brady Center regarding an accidental shooting in Illinois.
The U.S. Supreme Court follows suit in the landmark Loving v.
The Cruzans took the case before the U.S. Supreme Court, which ruled against the family, stating that the Missouri ruling didn't violate the U.S.
The U.S. Supreme Court upheld the constitutionality of private school vouchers in 2002, but advocates have seen little momentum since then.
THE STATE OF MICHIGAN IS AT the center of a heated affirmative action debate again, except this time the judges are state residents, not black-robed jurists on the U.S. Supreme Court.
U.S. Supreme Court decision on procedural aspects of a tax sale by a state