Web Archive United States District Court for the District of Puerto Rico
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- United States District Court for the District of Puerto Rico
- "The United States District Court for the District of Puerto Rico (in case citations, D.P.R.; Spanish: Tribunal del Distrito de Puerto Rico) is the federal district court whose jurisdiction comprises the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico. The court is based in San Juan. The main building is the Clemente Ruiz Nazario U.S. Courthouse located in the Hato Rey district of San Juan. The magistrate judges are located in the adjacent Federico Degetau Federal Building, and several senior district judges hold court at the Jose V. Toledo Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse in Old San Juan. The old courthouse also houses the U.S. Bankruptcy Court. Most appeals from this court are heard by the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit, which is headquartered in Boston but hears appeals at the Old San Juan courthouse for two sessions each year. Patent claims and claims against the U.S. government under the Tucker Act are appealed to the Federal Circuit. The current United States Attorney is Rosa Emilia Rodríguez-Vélez." -- Summary retrieved on October 7, 2019 http://dbpedia.org/resource/United_States_District_Court_for_the_District_of_Puerto_Rico
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- United States.
- - Law
- Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., 20540 USA
- - prd.uscourts.gov (domain)
- - www.prd.uscourts.gov/ (domain)
- web page
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United States District Court for the District of Puerto Rico. United States, 1998. Web Archive. https://www.loc.gov/item/lcwaN0013790/.
APA citation style:
(1998) United States District Court for the District of Puerto Rico. United States. [Web Archive] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/lcwaN0013790/.
MLA citation style:
United States District Court for the District of Puerto Rico. United States, 1998. Web Archive. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/lcwaN0013790/>.