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What would happen if a US circuit court consistently issued decisions contrary to recent Supreme Court precedent?

The judges involved would probably risk impeachment. The question refers to a US circuit court where the majority of judges were ideologically opposed to the present direction of the Supreme Court. ...
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What would happen if a US circuit court consistently issued decisions contrary to recent Supreme Court precedent?

In this situation, most of the decisions would likely be reversed by the Supreme Court. How swiftly could they reverse? Would the increased number of disputed cases slow down the Supreme Court's ...
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What would happen if a US circuit court consistently issued decisions contrary to recent Supreme Court precedent?

Predictability of law rests on the assumption that lower courts will follow the precedents established by the higher courts in their respec-ive jurisdictions. There is no assurance, however, that the ...
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