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Supreme Court of the United States

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  1. the highest judicial body in the United States, and leads the federal judiciary

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  2. It consists of the Chief Justice of the United States and eight Associate Justices, who are nominated by the President and confirmed with the "advice and consent" of the Senate

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  3. Justices serve "during good Behaviour," which terminates at death, resignation, retirement, or conviction on impeachment

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  4. meets in Washington, D.C. in the United States Supreme Court building

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  5. The Supreme Court is primarily an appellate court, but has original jurisdiction in a small number of cases

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