Meaning of “state court” in the English Dictionary

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"state court" in Business English

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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 state laws rather than federal law:

in state court They may sue for damages in state court under state disability rights laws.
A judge ruled that the state court system has jurisdiction in the case.

(Definition of “state court” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)