Court of the United States Law and Legal Definition

Pursuant to 18 USCS § 6001 (4), [Title 18. Crimes and Criminal Procedure; Part V. Immunity of Witnesses; Chapter 601. Immunity of Witnesses] the term court of the United States means “any of the following courts: the Supreme Court of the United States, a United States court of appeals, a United States district court established under chapter 5, title 28, United States Code [28 USCS §§ 81 et seq.], a United States bankruptcy court established under chapter 6, title 28, United States Code [28 USCS §§ 151 et seq.], the District of Columbia Court of Appeals, the Superior Court of the District of Columbia, the District Court of Guam, the District Court of the Virgin Islands, the United States Claims Court [United States Court of Federal Claims], the Tax Court of the United States, the Court of International Trade, and the Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces.”