Judicial Branch Test

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the numbers refer to amendments

2

Right to bear arms

3

quartering of troops

4

search and seizure

5

rights of the accused

grand jury, double jeopardy, eminent domain, due process, right to remain silent

what are the rights of the accused?

6

rights during trial (fair and speedy trial, jury, witnesses)

7

civil suits

8

no cruel unusual punishment/excessive fines

9

powers of the people

10

rights reserved to the states

11

suits against states

12

voting for president and vice president

13

abolition of slavery

14

freed slaves became citizens

15

all male freed slaves could vote

16

income tax

17

direct election of senators

18

prohibition

19

women's suffrage

20

lame duck

21

prohibition is repealed

22

presidential terms (limits)

23

Electoral votes for DC

24

poll taxes abolished

25

presidential succession

26

voting age

27

congress salaries (raises)

94

number of US District Courts

13

Number of US Courts of Appeals

1

Number of Supreme courts

civil and criminal

types of cases that all US District, Courts of Appeals, and Supreme Court handles

original

type of jurisdiction-District Courts

appellate

type of jurisdiction-Courts of Appeals

original and appellate

type of jurisdiction-Supreme Court

guilt or innocence AND for plaintiff or defendant in civil cases

type of court decisions-District courts

uphold, reverse, remand

type of court decisions-Courts of appeals

uphold, reverse, remand

type of court decisions-supreme court

district

which is the only level of court to use a jury?

550

number of judges-district

6 to 27

number of judges-court of appeals

9

number of judges-supreme court

equal justice under law

Visit supreme court, these words written on the building

article 3

what article of the constitution was the federal court created from?

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