UNIT 10 CIVICS TEST
Terms in this set (53)
counties in louisiana
laws that regulate land use
all laws made by lawmaking body
outlines political principles of gov.
chief exec of a state
subdivisions of a state
counties in alaska
pardons granted by gov
popular vote on proposal
process for citizens to propose/ enact laws
process to remove an official
unit of government for a special function
line item veto
gov. rejects part of a bill
every state will have gov. similar to national gov.
way of selecting state judges
division of counties
municipalities given legal authority by state
cities, towns, and villages incorporated by the state
laws that deal with relationships between individuals
laws that deal with laws being broken
seat occupied by judges in court
private office of the judge
civil law- person who sues
civil-person being sued, criminal-person accused of crime
person who gives testimony
an agreement between parties in a lawsuit
questioning of potential jurors to pick a jury
decision of the jury
official who attends to the needs of the court
jury that decides if there is enough evidence for trial
jury thats decides verdict
prosecuting attorney who represents the state
formal request of the court by an attorney
a formal accusation by a grand jury
defendants answer to the charges
examination of a witness by the party that called them
examination of a witness by the opposing party
a witness qualified to testify authoritatively on a subject
a person who takes and transcribes the official court record
an officer elected to preside and administer the law
legal representative of a party in a trial
john bel edwards
who's the governor in LA?
who's the lt. governor in LA?
who's the attorney general in LA?
who's the superintendent of education in LA?
who's the secretary of state in LA?
who's the state treasurer in LA?
who's the commissioner of agriculture in LA?
who's the commissioner of insurance in LA?
bill cassidy and john kennedy
who are the two US senators from LA?
who is the district 1 us representative from LA?
who is the district 2 us representative from LA?
who is the district 3 us representative from LA?