Isn’t That Special? Special Masters and the Supreme Court

2019-03-18T18:47:28-05:00May 12th, 2015|Tags: , , , |

  The Constitution gives the Supreme Court "original jurisdiction" over several small but important categories of cases: Cases affecting ambassadors, other public ministers, and consuls; Cases of admiralty and maritime jurisdiction; Controversies in which the United States is a party; Controversies between two or more states; Controversies between a state and citizens of another state; [...]