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Court of Appeals
Court that reviews civil and criminal cases that have been previously heard by trial courts.
Justices
Members of the Supreme Court; in the Georgia Supreme Court, justices hold six year terms and are selected by popular vote.
Civil Law
Deals with laws created to deal with relationships amongst individuals.
Crimes
Serious offenses that are punishable with fines, community service, prison, and sometime death.
Criminal Law
Deals with laws that are created to protect society from wrong-doers.
Tort
A civil wrong doing against an individual