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American Samoa


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State and Local

U.S. Appellate Courts

  • None

U.S. District Courts

  • None

U.S. Bankruptcy Courts

  • None

State and Local

Courts - State & Local

For more background on the American Samoan judicial system and structure, see Pacific Islands Report.

Appellate Division of the High Court of American Samoa
"Typically, five justices sit on a panel; one of the justices of this court, two others selected by the Secretary of the Interior, usually from the U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit, and two associate judges from the Trial Division of the High Court of Samoa." from BNA's Directory of State and Federal Courts, Judges, and Clerks (2000)

Laws, Regulations, and Orders

Local Government

State Agencies & Offices

General Resources

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Contents updated September 2018

Updated September 26, 2018

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