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Outline

  1. Introduction
  2. State Court Systems
  3. How State Courts Work
    • Trial Courts
    • Appellate Courts
    • Courts of Last Resort
    • Problem-Solving Courts
  4. Judicial Selection
    • Partisan and Nonpartisan Elections
    • Judicial Appointments and the Merit System
  5. Current and Future Challenges Facing State and Local Courts
  6. State and Local Courts and Sustainability
  7. Conclusion


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