a law allowed by the Constitution
(law) the calendar of a court
a document stating the facts and points of law of a client's case
a statement that presents the views of the majority of Supreme Court justices regarding a case
An opinion that agrees with the majority in a Supreme Court ruling but differs on the reasoning.
a court opinion or determination on which all judges agree
an opinion disagreeing with the majority decision in a Supreme Court ruling
Latin Term meaning - "let the decision stand"
Number of District Courts in the United States
Number of Supreme Court Justices: 8 associate justices + 1 chief justice.
1st African American Supreme Court Justice
4 of 9 Justices
Number of Justices who must agree to accept a case to be heard.