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Terms in this set (13)
Seeking a new trial after a court decision.
Courts whose responsibility is to review prior court cases.
Presiding justice of the Supreme Court.
An area under the jurisdiction of the superior court.
An area under the jurisdiction of the Court of Appeals.
Branch of government responsible for interpreting the laws.
Area that a court is responsible for.
A court with a jurisdiction of only one county.
A court with the powers to issue warrants and try minor criminal cases, civil cases for sum of $15,000 or less, and civil disputes.
Court with the power to rule on wills and estates, traffic violations, violations of game and fish laws, grant marriage and firearms licenses, appoint legal guardians, and misdemeanors.
Court responsible for ruling in misdemeanor cases, preliminary criminal cases hearings, civil cases, and can issue search warrants.
Court responsible for hearing civil and criminal trials, divorce cases, felony cases, and land titles.
Court responsible for reviewing decisions made in civil or criminal cases, determining the constitutionality of laws, changes to elections, and death sentences.