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9th Circuit Court

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9th Circuit Court

9th Circuit Court

9th Circuit Court

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— NPR's Wendy Kaufman reports from Seattle on the effort by Republicans in Congress to divide in two the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals. The 9th Circuit is by far the largest of the federal appeals courts, and its rulings affect 50 million people in western states, most prominently California. Over the years, it's been criticized as being too liberal and too powerful.

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