United States Court of Appeals For The Ninth Circuit
Annually, the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit sits specially at the school to hear some appeals from the United States District Court for the Districts of Hawaii and Guam.
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... The court has 29 seats for active judges, numbered in the order in which they were filled ... That seat is filled by the next circuit judge appointed by the president ... Seat 1 Established on December 10, 1869 by the Judiciary Act of 1869 as a circuit judgeship for the Ninth Circuit Reassigned to the United States Circuit Court of Appeals for the ...
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