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How is jurisdiction determined in our federal court system?
08.30.2017 : 12:10:04 PM | Educational Queries | John
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How is jurisdiction determined in our federal court system?


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08.30.2017 : 12:10:27 PM
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For the most part, federal courts only hear: Cases in which the United States is a party; Cases involving violations of the U.S. Constitution or federal laws (underfederal-question jurisdiction); Cases between citizens of different states if the amount in controversy exceeds $75,000 (under diversity jurisdiction); and.