6 Written questions
6 Multiple choice questions
- An opinion that agrees with the majority in a Supreme Court ruling but differs on the reasoning.
- the authority of a court to hear a case
- gives guidance to other judges by offering a model upon which to base their own decision on similar cases
- to return a case to a lower court for a new trial
- authority shared by both federal and state courts
- a court that reviews decisions made in lower district courts
6 True/False questions
Judicial Review → the power of the Supreme Court to declare laws and actions of local, state, or national governments unconstitutional
Constitutional → the reason for a court's judgment (as opposed to the decision itself)
Opinion → (law) the calendar of a court
Majority Opinion → An opinion that agrees with the majority in a Supreme Court ruling but differs on the reasoning.
Dissenting Opinion → an opinion disagreeing with the majority decision in a Supreme Court ruling
Exclusive Jurisdiction → only federal courts may hear and decide cases