5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Judicial Restraint
- Circuit Courts
- Apellate Jurisdiction
- a say something in a solemn and emphatic manner.
- b An effort by judges to avoid overturning laws and to leave policymaking up to the other two branches of government.
- c A court's authority to hear an appeal of a decision by another court.
- d Another name for the courts of appeals.
- e An individual or a group of people who bring a complaint against another party in a civil case.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- To ask a higher court to review a decision and determine whether justice was done.
- Not helping or supporting either of two opposing sides, countries at war; impartial.
- Of, for, or relating to someone young.
- Give a brief statement of the main points.
- Make less confused and more clearly comprehensible.
5 True/False Questions
Dissenting → Hold or express opinions that are variance with those previously, commonly, or officially expressed.
Original Jurisdiction → A court's authority to hear a case first
Focus → To ask a higher court to review a decision and determine whether justice was done.
Defendant → A guideline for how similar cases should be decided in the future.
Contract → A written or spoken agreement, one concerning employment, sales, or tenancy, that is intended to be enforced by law.