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Yes, appeals courts hear cases that are being appealed from lower court decisions. That's what they are for.

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What court reviews decisions of lower courts and administrative agencies?

Twelve of the thirteen US Court of Appeals Circuit Courtshave appellate jurisdiction over cases heard in the 94 US District Courts. The Circuit Courts review decisions or other facets of cases that have been sent them on appeal.

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All federal courts hear cases on appeal or original jurisdiction cases.

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Twelve of the thirteen US Courts of Appeal Circuit Courts have territorial jurisdiction over appeals of general criminal and civil cases original tried in US District Courts. The US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit has nationwide subject matter jurisdiction over cases originally heard in special courts, such as the US Court of Federal Claims, the US Court of International Trade, the Court of Veterans' Claims, and cases involving patent disputes, decisions made by government boards and departments, and other entities.

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the Supreme Court was overwhelmed by cases

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Can appeals against a decision made in the magistrates court go to court of appeal?

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What branch of government reviews lower federal court decisions?

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What are the names of the 3 courts that make up the judicial branch?

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The tier of state courts that reviews decisions of trial courts is called courts?

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