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Government Documents - Federal Courts: Appellate Courts

A guide to the Federal courts, including the U.S. Supreme Court, U.S. appellate and district courts, and special courts like the Bankruptcy Court and Tax Court. Guide created by Trisha Yee.

About Appellate Courts

The U.S. Courts of Appeals consists of:

  • 12 Regional Courts of Appeals
  • 1 U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit

Electronic/internet resources

Our Holdings

Government Documents does not receive appellate court decisions (use the resources listed in the Electronic/internet resources box). We have copies of confirmation hearings conducted in the Senate for judicial nominees to appellate courts and impeachment proceedings against federal judges. Search for these in ProQuest Congressional or OneSearch. In addition, you can find the following:

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