This intermediate appellate court designed as "Court of Civil Appeals" takes cognizance of cases assigned to it for disposition by the Supreme Court. It functions as an appendage to the Supreme Court but its decisions are final unless the Supreme Court grants Certiorari.
Federal District Court for the Western District of Oklahoma
Federal District Court for the Eastern District of Oklahoma servicing the following counties: Adair, Atoka, Bryan, Carter, Cherokee, Choctaw, Coal, Haskell, Hughes, Johnston, Latimer, LeFlore, Love, Marshall, McCurtain, McIntosh, Murray, Muskogee, Okfuskee, Okmulgee, Pittsburg, Pontotoc, Pushmataha, Seminole, Sequoyah and Wagoner
U. S. Federal District Court petitions for the Northern District of Oklahoma serving the following counties: Craig, Creek, Delaware, Mayes, Nowata, Osage, Ottawa, Pawnee, Rogers, Tulsa and Washington.