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How the Supreme Court Decides Which Cases to Hear

Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer talked about the process that the Supreme Court uses to select only a few court cases out of the millions of state and federal cases each year. He explained the appellate process and the criteria that justices use to determine if a case should be heard by the Supreme Court.