Overview of the Federal Judicial System
After you view this video you will know the major record types created by the U.S. court system. You will know how the Federial Judicial System began, how it was initially setup, and how it is layed out today. The layers of jurisdiction from one level of government to another creates a vast array of records for us to us. You will know how using maps will help you identify courts and records for research.
Presented by: Holly T. Hansen
This presentation was recorded live for the "Learn to Use Court Records" Expo. The individual Research Guide for this class is included with this video. It is available to download as a PDF immediately upon purchase. If you would like a printed copy of the book, Learn to Use Court Records: A Research Guide, please click here.
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