Includes index. Revised edition of: Federal courts / Richard D. Freer. 3rd ed. 2004.
Formatted Contents Note
Federal courts and the political branches of the federal government. Problems of judicial review ; Congressional power to regulate federal jurisdiction ; Legislative courts The structure of federal jurisdiction. Federal-question jurisdiction ; Diversity and alienage jurisdiction ; Supplemental jurisdiction ; Removal ; Supreme Court jurisdiction Federal courts, federalism, and the states. State courts and federal power ; State sovereign immunity and the Eleventh Amendment ; The Anti-Injunction Act ; Abstention ; Actions to vindicate federal civil rights ; Habeas corpus ; Federal common law ; Claim and issue preclusion in the federal system.
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