Compare And Contrast Courts And California Courts

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According to the Superior Court of California website, there are two systems of courts in California such as federal and state. State courts divide in trial courts and appellate courts. Trial courts may also be called Superior courts, and each county has at least one trial court. Criminal cases, civil cases, appeals of small claims cases and other civil cases worth $25,000 or less are handed to trial courts. Sometimes, superior courts also handle the appeals of misdemeanor cases. Courts of Appeal, California Supreme Court are two types of Appellate courts. There are total six courts of appellate and one Supreme Court. Some defendants do not accept the Trial Courts decision, so they appeal their case to Appellate court which has power to change
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