State court

Two English-speaking federations use the phrase "state court" to describe courts operated by their constituent states:

Two non-English-speaking federations have similar courts whose names can be translated into English as "state court":

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  • state court — n: a court established in accordance with a state constitution and having jurisdiction to adjudicate matters of state law Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. state court …   Law dictionary

  • state court — ➔ court1 * * * state court UK US noun [C or U] ► LAW in the US, a court that makes decisions about cases according to state laws rather than federal law: »Federal courts must recognize class action shareholder settlements approved by state courts …   Financial and business terms

  • state court — n a court in the US which deals with legal cases that are concerned with state laws or a state s ↑constitution …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • state court — noun (C) a court in the US which deals with legal cases that are concerned with state laws or a state s constitution (1) …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • state court — 1. государственный суд, термин, обычно используемый для того, чтобы подчеркнуть, что определенный спор должен быть вынесен на рассмотрение арбитража (arbitration), а не государственного суда; 2. в США суд штата, термин, используемый по контрасту… …   Glossary of international commercial arbitration

  • State Court of Bosnia and Herzegovina — [http://www.sudbih.gov.ba/?jezik=e The Court of Bosnia and Herzegovina] was officially established in November 2000 after approval by a government working group and the [http://www.ohr.int/decisions/judicialrdec/default.asp?content id=5228 final… …   Wikipedia

  • New York State Court Officers — Patch worn by New York State Court Officers. Agency overview …   Wikipedia

  • Conference of State Court Administrators — Type Charitable organization Founded 1955 Location National Center for State Courts, 300 Newport Avenue, Williamsburg, VA 23185, United States Coordinates …   Wikipedia

  • certification to state court — Procedure by which a Federal Court abstains from deciding a state law question until the highest court of the state has had an opportunity to rule on the question so certified by the Federal Court. Clay v. Sun Insurance Office Ltd., 363 U.S. 207 …   Black's law dictionary

  • following state court decisions — The duty of a federal court, not only as to questions of the statutory law of the state, but also as to questions of general common law or commercial law. Erie Railroad Co. v Tompkins, 304 US 64, 82 L Ed 1188, 58 S Ct 817, 114 ALR 1487; Fashion… …   Ballentine's law dictionary


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