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How many separate judicial systems are there in the United States?

Part of the answer depends upon how you count it. Also, before one gets lost in the "trees" of the many U.S. court systems, it is important to note that the bulk of litigation of ...
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What procedures are in place in the US for when multiple people in the line of succession are in the same place at the same time?

This refers to the "designated survivor" practice, which is not codified in law; rather, it is a choice made by presidents. There are no published details as to how Marty Walsh was selected ...
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How many separate judicial systems are there in the United States?

It's hard to say, without a clear definition of "a court system", but there are hundreds even under the broadest definition of court system. There is a federal system, 50 state systems, also ...
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