A court's purpose is to settle disputes.
The Constitution establishes the U.S. Supreme Court
and gives Congress the power
to create any lower courts it deems necessary.
Congress has established the U.S. District Courts,
Appeals Courts, and certain specialty courts.
State and local courts are controlled by state laws.
The first Monday in October.
Activist Supreme Court Judges Created Their Own Power
The Constitution Does Not Authorize Judicial Review
Ruling on Same-Sex Marriage Illustrates Appeals Process
Supreme Court Spectacle Illustrates the Nomination Process
And Senate Republicans Execute Outstanding Obstruction Obstacles
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