7th Grade Civics (Chapter 8 Test Notes)
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Any disagreement between _____________ are initially heard by federal courts.
The _________opinion states the facts of the case, announces the ruling and explains the court's reasoning in reaching the desision.
When the Supreme Court accepts a case for review, it places it on the _______ or calendar.
By _______, the Supreme Court decides if a law is constitutional.
An ________ offers a detailed explanation of the legal thinking behind a court's decision.
The job of the ________ courts is to review decisions made in lower district courts.
If a case can be heard in either a federal or state court, those courts have _______ jurisdiction.
_________ is the court's authority to hear and decide a case.
A justice who disagrees with the majority's decision may write a ___________ opinion.
A _______ is a court order requiring someone to appear in court.
A _______ is a written document that explains one's side's position on a case.
Marbury vs. Madison
The Supreme Court claimed the power of judicial review in the decision of ______________.
An appeals court can _____ a case, that is, send it back to the lower court for retrial.
A _________ is a previous case that gives guidance to other judges hearing similar cases.
District courts have _______ jurisdiction, or the authority to hear federal cases first.
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