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5 Matching questions

  1. exclusive jurisdiction
  2. inferior courts
  3. writ of certiorari
  4. appellate court
  5. trial court
  1. a to review a lower court's actions and decisions to determine if they followed the law
  2. b federal courts beneath SC
  3. c "cases heard in ONLY federal courts"
  4. d "to be made more certain"
  5. e makes a judgement based on facts of case

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. hear a much narrower range of cases
  2. newest member of SC
  3. higher court sends a case back down to a lower court
  4. "Rule" by which SC
  5. Court's opinion on a case

5 True/False questions

  1. concurrent jurisdiction"cases heard in ONLY federal courts"


  2. clarence thomasbush 41 appointee to SC


  3. ruth ginsburgClinton appointee to SC


  4. court in conferencerefers to a meeting of the full court to discuss cases they have heard in oral argument


  5. JP stevenslongest serving in SC


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