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5 Matching questions

  1. US marshalls
  2. standing to sue
  3. federal magistrates
  4. senatorial courtesy
  5. dissenting opinions
  1. a 8 yr terms, issue warrants for arrests, determ to hold arrest ppl for action by grand jury and set bail
  2. b req that plaintiffs have a serious interest in a case
  3. c unwritten trad whereby noms for state lvl fed jud posts are not confirmed if they are opposed by senator from the state
  4. d assigned to each district crt to protect jud process and serve writs that judges issue
  5. e written by justices opposed to all/part of majority's decision

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. formal document that calls up a case
  2. let the decision stand
  3. 91 federal courts of original jurisdict; only fed courts in which trials are held in which juries may be impaneled
  4. nom by pres and confirm by senate, serves at president discretion, prosecutes violations of fed law and rep US govt in civil cases
  5. with all judges present

5 True/False questions

  1. concurring opinionswritten by justices opposed to all/part of majority's decision

          

  2. justiciable disputesa req that to be heard a case must be capable of being settled as a matter of law rather than on other grounds

          

  3. original jurisdictionhear a case 1st usually in a trail; 90% cases begin/end here

          

  4. appellate jurisdictionhear a case 1st usually in a trail; 90% cases begin/end here

          

  5. statutesnom by pres and confirm by senate, serves at president discretion, prosecutes violations of fed law and rep US govt in civil cases

          

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