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Understanding the Federal Courts -- Criminal Cases
Source: United States Courts

This website explains criminal proceedings at the federal level and differentiates between civil and criminal cases.
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Understanding the Federal Courts -- Civil Cases
Source: United States Courts

Explains what a civil case is and the process that a civil case goes through at the federal level.
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Civil Procedure: An Overview
Source: Cornell Law School/The Legal Information Institute

This link gives a broad definition of what civil procedure is as well as hyperlinks to legal terms that someone may come across while learning about civil procedure.
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