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state courtnoun [C or U]

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LAW in the US, a ​court that makes decisions about ​cases according to ​statelaws rather than federallaw: Federal ​courts must ​recognize class-action ​shareholdersettlementsapproved by ​statecourts.in state court They may ​sue for ​damages in ​statecourt under ​statedisabilityrightslaws. A ​judgeruled that the statecourtsystem has ​jurisdiction in the ​case.
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