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5 Matching Questions

  1. concurring opinions
  2. senatorial courtesy
  3. dissenting opinions
  4. justiciable disputes
  5. US marshalls
  1. a written by justices opposed to all/part of majority's decision
  2. b unwritten trad whereby noms for state lvl fed jud posts are not confirmed if they are opposed by senator from the state
  3. c a req that to be heard a case must be capable of being settled as a matter of law rather than on other grounds
  4. d assigned to each district crt to protect jud process and serve writs that judges issue
  5. e written to support majority decision and also stress a diff const/legal basis for judgment

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. nom by pres and confirm by senate, serves at president discretion, prosecutes violations of fed law and rep US govt in civil cases
  2. decision w/o explanation; resolve immead case but have no value as preced
  3. formal document that calls up a case
  4. 91 federal courts of original jurisdict; only fed courts in which trials are held in which juries may be impaneled
  5. jud philos in which judges make bold policy decisions

5 True/False Questions

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

          

  2. class action suitslawsuits permit small # of ppl to sue of behalf of all other ppl similarly situated

          

  3. federal magistrates8 yr terms, issue warrants for arrests, determ to hold arrest ppl for action by grand jury and set bail

          

  4. judicial restraintjud philos in which judges play minimal policymak roles leaving that duty strictly to the legislatures

          

  5. standing to suelaws passed by legislatures

          

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