Federal Court Judge

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Qualification

Age: no expressed qualifications


Citizenship: no expressed qualifications


Residency: no expressed qualifications


Term: hold office for life and may be removed only by impeachment


Appointed-a higher official picks the candidate

Responsibilties

-Interpret laws and administer justice


-Supreme court: decide whether state and federal laws are constitutional


-Hears appeals from lower courts


-District courts: start almost of all the federal cases


-Supreme court: can start some very important cases