Unlike the other unincorporated territories, American Samoa lacks federal judicial presence; thus, it is not under the jurisdiction of any federal district court. See Adam C. Clanton, How to Transfer Venue When You Only Have One: The Problem of High Profile Criminal Jury Trials in American Samoa, 29 U. Haw. L. Rev. 325, 326 (2007).
Alexandra K. Langton, Comment, The Inconsistent Limits of the Commerce and Import-Export Clauses on Territorial Governments’ Taxing Ability, 69 Tax Law. 883 (2016).