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1.The constitution grants the federal courts ____ in several different kinds of court cases. This gives them the authority to hear and decide cases properly brought before them.
2. The lowest federal courts are trial courts, which have ___, the authority to hear and decide a case for the first time.
3. An appeal is usually made to a ____ when lawyers want the case to be reviewed by a higher court.
4.All _____, except those in U.S. territories, are appointed for life by the president and must be approved by the Senate.