Article III, Section 1

The judicial Power of the United States shall be vested in one supreme Court, and in such inferior Courts as the Congress may from time to time ordain and establish. The Judges, both of the supreme and inferior Courts, shall hold their Offices during good Behaviour, and shall, at stated Times, receive for their Services a Compensation, which shall not be diminished during their Continuance in Office.

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Published on October 25, 2011 at 12:55 pm  Comments (1)  

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  1. Article III, section 1 refers to the portion of the US Constitution dealing with creation of Federal courts, including the Supreme Court, and delineating rules for tenure and salary. Other sections of Article III deal with the judicial powers and limitations accorded there to, such as jurisdiction; and the rights of the people there under, such as right to a jury trial.


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