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The State Judicial Branch

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Introduces state supreme courts, including how their justices are selected, how they study cases, and how cases are decided.

Introduces state supreme courts, including how their justices are selected, how they operate, and how cases are decided.

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Overview

Introduces state supreme courts, including how their justices are selected, how they study cases, and how cases are decided.

Introduces state supreme courts, including how their justices are selected, how they operate, and how cases are decided.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780736846912
  • Publisher: Capstone Press
  • Publication date: 9/1/2000
  • Series: The U. S. Government Series
  • Pages: 24
  • Age range: 6 - 8 Years
  • Product dimensions: 6.28 (w) x 7.78 (h) x 0.08 (d)

Meet the Author

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Mary Firestone has written more than thirty children’s books. Her books have been recommended by the National Science Teacher Association, and she has received a Best Writing in the Arts award from the Minneapolis Neighborhood Press Association. She has an MFA in Creative Writing and is currently acquiring her teaching license in Language Arts.

Mary currently lives in St. Paul, Minnesota with her son Adam and their cat Rigley. Their home is near the Mississippi River park system where they spend time outdoors riding bikes and soaking up the wonders of local wildlife.

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Mary Firestone has written more than 30 children’s books. Her books have been recommended by the National Science Teacher Association, and she has received a Best Writing in the Arts award from the Minneapolis Neighborhood Press Association. Mary and her son, Adam, love riding their bikes near their St. Paul, Minnesota, home. Their cat, Rigley, waves from the window.

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Table of Contents

State Courts Make Rulings 4
State Government 6
Justices Serve the Court 8
Chief Justices 10
Justices Study Cases 12
Justices Are Busy People 14
High Courts Hear Appeals 16
Justices Decide 19
Amazing But True! 20
Hands On: Be A Justice 21
Glossary 22
Read More 23
Internet Sites 23
Index 24
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