U.S. Supreme Court Justices Philip Karlovetz CRJ 2220 Introduction to courts Dr. Virginia Redman
What does the US Supreme Court Do? TheSupreme Courthas original jurisdiction in the following circumstances Cases involving diplomats from foreign nations Cases involving a state AND the federal government Cases involving a dispute between states In all other cases, the Supreme Court is an appellate court.
The main job of the U.S. Supreme Court is to decide whether laws are allowable under the U.S. Constitution. Judges who serve on the Supreme Court are called justices