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AP Government Chapter 14: The Judiciary
Judicial Review
Adversary System
Criminal Law
Civil Law
the power of a court to refuse to enforce the law or governme…
the judicial system in which the court of law is a neutral ar…
a law that defines crimes against the public order
the law that governs relationships between individuals and de…
Judicial Review
the power of a court to refuse to enforce the law or governme…
Adversary System
the judicial system in which the court of law is a neutral ar…
30 terms
Ap Gov Chapter 14 : The Judiciary
judicial review
strict-constructionist approach
activist approach
constitutional court
power of the Courts to declare acts of the legislature and of…
view that judges should decide cases on the basis of the lang…
view that judges should discern the general principles underl…
federal court exercising the judicial powers found in Article…
judicial review
power of the Courts to declare acts of the legislature and of…
strict-constructionist approach
view that judges should decide cases on the basis of the lang…
30 terms
Ap Gov Chapter 14 : The Judiciary
judicial review
strict-constructionist approach
activist approach
constitutional court
power of the Courts to declare acts of the legislature and of…
view that judges should decide cases on the basis of the lang…
view that judges should discern the general principles underl…
federal court exercising the judicial powers found in Article…
judicial review
power of the Courts to declare acts of the legislature and of…
strict-constructionist approach
view that judges should decide cases on the basis of the lang…
22 terms
AP Government Chapter 14: The Judiciary
Judicial Review
Adversary System
Criminal Law
Civil Law
the power of a court to refuse to enforce the law or governme…
the judicial system in which the court of law is a neutral ar…
a law that defines crimes against the public order
the law that governs relationships between individuals and de…
Judicial Review
the power of a court to refuse to enforce the law or governme…
Adversary System
the judicial system in which the court of law is a neutral ar…
28 terms
AP Govt. Chapter 14 The Judiciary Vocab
Judicial Review
Strict-Constructionist Approach
Activist Approach
Constitutional Court
The Supreme Court has the power to declare laws unconstitutio…
The belief that judges should be confined just to what is in…
The belief that judges should be able to imply from the Const…
A court whose judges, under Article III of the Constitution,…
Judicial Review
The Supreme Court has the power to declare laws unconstitutio…
Strict-Constructionist Approach
The belief that judges should be confined just to what is in…
23 terms
Ap Gov- Chapter 14: The Judiciary
Judicial review
Adversary system
Criminal law
Civil law
The power of a court to refuse to enforce a law or government…
A judicial system in which the court of law is a neutral aren…
A law that defines crimes against the public order.
A law that governs relationships between individuals and defi…
Judicial review
The power of a court to refuse to enforce a law or government…
Adversary system
A judicial system in which the court of law is a neutral aren…
50 terms
AP Gov Chapter 14: The Judiciary
John Roberts
John Marshall
Judicial review
Adversary system
...
...
power of the court to refuse to enforce a rule or law of gove…
judicial system where the court of law is a neutral arena whe…
John Roberts
...
John Marshall
...
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Chapter 14- AP Gov: The Judiciary
bloc voting
civil law
Dred Scott v. Sandford
solicitor general
A pattern of voting behavior of two or more justices
Rules defining relationships among private citizens
A ruling that declared that Negroes could not be federal citi…
An individual who represents the federal government before th…
bloc voting
A pattern of voting behavior of two or more justices
civil law
Rules defining relationships among private citizens
28 terms
AP GOV Chapter 14-The Judiciary
judicial review
strict-constructionist approach
activist approach
constitutional court
the power of the courts to declare acts of the legislature an…
the view that judges should decide cases on the basis of the…
the view that judges should discern the general principles un…
federal courts exercising the judicial powers found in Articl…
judicial review
the power of the courts to declare acts of the legislature an…
strict-constructionist approach
the view that judges should decide cases on the basis of the…
Ap Gov Chapter 14 : The Judiciary
judicial review
strict-constructionist approach
activist approach
constitutional court
power of the Courts to declare acts of the legislature and of…
view that judges should decide cases on the basis of the lang…
view that judges should discern the general principles underl…
federal court exercising the judicial powers found in Article…
judicial review
power of the Courts to declare acts of the legislature and of…
strict-constructionist approach
view that judges should decide cases on the basis of the lang…
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AP government chapter 14 the judiciary
activist approach
amicus curiae
appellate jurisdiction
bloc voting
view that the judges should discern the general principles an…
"friend of the court"... interested groups that are not invol…
the authority of a court to review decisions made by lower co…
a pattern of voting behavior of two or more justices
activist approach
view that the judges should discern the general principles an…
amicus curiae
"friend of the court"... interested groups that are not invol…
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Ap Gov Chapter 14 : The Judiciary
judicial review
strict-constructionist approach
activist approach
constitutional court
power of the Courts to declare acts of the legislature and of…
view that judges should decide cases on the basis of the lang…
view that judges should discern the general principles underl…
federal court exercising the judicial powers found in Article…
judicial review
power of the Courts to declare acts of the legislature and of…
strict-constructionist approach
view that judges should decide cases on the basis of the lang…
27 terms
AP Government // Chapter 14 // The Judiciary
Judicial Review
Strict-constructionist approach
activist approach
district courts
the power of the courts to declare acts of the legislature an…
the view that judges should decide cases on the basis of the…
the view the judge should discern in the general principles u…
the lowest federal courts were federal cases begin. they are…
Judicial Review
the power of the courts to declare acts of the legislature an…
Strict-constructionist approach
the view that judges should decide cases on the basis of the…
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AP Gov Chapter 14 Judiciary
activist approach
amicus curiae
brief
civil law
An approach to judicial review which holds that judges should…
A Latin term meaning "friend of the court." Refers to interes…
A legal document submitted by lawyers to courts. It sets fort…
Rules defining relationships among private citizens.
activist approach
An approach to judicial review which holds that judges should…
amicus curiae
A Latin term meaning "friend of the court." Refers to interes…
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Ap Gov Chapter 14 : The Judiciary
judicial review
strict-constructionist approach
activist approach
constitutional court
power of the Courts to declare acts of the legislature and of…
view that judges should decide cases on the basis of the lang…
view that judges should discern the general principles underl…
federal court exercising the judicial powers found in Article…
judicial review
power of the Courts to declare acts of the legislature and of…
strict-constructionist approach
view that judges should decide cases on the basis of the lang…
31 terms
AP Government Chapter 14: The Judiciary
Judicial Review
Adversary System
Criminal Law
Civil Law
the power of a court to refuse to enforce the law or governme…
the judicial system in which the court of law is a neutral ar…
a law that defines crimes against the public order
the law that governs relationships between individuals and de…
Judicial Review
the power of a court to refuse to enforce the law or governme…
Adversary System
the judicial system in which the court of law is a neutral ar…
24 terms
AP Government Chapter 14: The Judiciary
Judicial Review
Adversary System
Criminal Law
Civil Law
the power of a court to refuse to enforce the law or governme…
the judicial system in which the court of law is a neutral ar…
a law that defines crimes against the public order
the law that governs relationships between individuals and de…
Judicial Review
the power of a court to refuse to enforce the law or governme…
Adversary System
the judicial system in which the court of law is a neutral ar…
26 terms
AP GOV Chapter 14: The Judiciary
judicial review
adversary system
justiciable dispute
class action suit
The power to authoritively interpret the Constitution
A judicial system in which a court of law is a neutral arena…
A dispute growing out of an actual case or controversy and th…
Lawsuit brought by an individual or a gorup of people on beha…
judicial review
The power to authoritively interpret the Constitution
adversary system
A judicial system in which a court of law is a neutral arena…
35 terms
AP Gov Chapter 14 judiciary
John Roberts
Anthony M Kennedy
Clarence Thomas
Ruth Ginsburg
Chief Justice... born in Buffalo... appointed by W Bush... Harvard Law…
born in Sacramento... appointed by Ronald Reagan ... Harvard Law De…
born in Savannah ... appointed by H Bush... 2nd black ever
born in Brooklyn ... oldest woman... appointed by Clinton
John Roberts
Chief Justice... born in Buffalo... appointed by W Bush... Harvard Law…
Anthony M Kennedy
born in Sacramento... appointed by Ronald Reagan ... Harvard Law De…
30 terms
AP Gov Chapter 14: The Judiciary
Judicial Review
Adversary System
Criminal Law
Civil Law
The power of a court to refuse to enforce a law or government…
A judicial system in which the court of law is a neutral area…
A law that defines crimes against the public order.
A law that governs relationships between individuals and defi…
Judicial Review
The power of a court to refuse to enforce a law or government…
Adversary System
A judicial system in which the court of law is a neutral area…
30 terms
AP Gov - Chapter 14: The Judiciary
judicial review
adversary system
justiciable dispute
class action suit
Authority given the courts to review constitutionality of act…
a judicial system in which the court of law is a neutral aren…
a dispute growing out of an actual case or controversy and th…
lawsuit brought by an individual or a group of people on beha…
judicial review
Authority given the courts to review constitutionality of act…
adversary system
a judicial system in which the court of law is a neutral aren…
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AP U.S. Government Chapter 14: The Judiciary
Judicial review
Adversary system
Criminal law
Civil law
The power of a court to refuse to enforce a law or government…
A judicial system in which the court of law is a neutral aren…
A law that defines crimes against the public order.
A law that governs relationships between individuals and defi…
Judicial review
The power of a court to refuse to enforce a law or government…
Adversary system
A judicial system in which the court of law is a neutral aren…
AP U.S. Government Chapter 14: The Judiciary
Judicial review
Adversary system
Criminal law
Civil law
The power of a court to refuse to enforce a law or government…
A judicial system in which the court of law is a neutral aren…
A law that defines crimes against the public order.
A law that governs relationships between individuals and defi…
Judicial review
The power of a court to refuse to enforce a law or government…
Adversary system
A judicial system in which the court of law is a neutral aren…
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AP Govt - Ch 14: The Judiciary (Magleby)
*Judicial review (Marbury v Madison (1…
Adversary system
Criminal law
Civil law
The power of a court to refuse to enforce a law or government…
A judicial system in which the court of law is a neutral aren…
A law that defines crimes against the public order.
A law that governs relationships between individuals and defi…
*Judicial review (Marbury v Madison (1…
The power of a court to refuse to enforce a law or government…
Adversary system
A judicial system in which the court of law is a neutral aren…
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Chapter 14 AP Gov. Vocab judiciary
Precedent
Criminal Law
Judicial Review
Defendant
Decisions made by judges in past cases that subsequent cases…
A system of law concerned with the punishment of those who co…
To declare laws unconstitutional.
In a civil suit, the person against whom a court action is br…
Precedent
Decisions made by judges in past cases that subsequent cases…
Criminal Law
A system of law concerned with the punishment of those who co…
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AP Gov't Chapter 14 Expedited: The Judiciary
Judicial Review
By what name is the right of the feder…
Describe the strict constructionist
How does the strict constructionist ap…
the right of the federal courts to declare laws of Congress a…
Judicial Review
Judges should restrict themselves to rules stated or clearl…
Activists believe that judges should discover general princip…
Judicial Review
the right of the federal courts to declare laws of Congress a…
By what name is the right of the feder…
Judicial Review
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AP Government Chapter 14: The Judiciary (Notecards)
Judicial Review
Adversary System
Criminal Law
Civil Law
the power of a court to refuse to enforce the law or governme…
the judicial system in which the court of law is a neutral ar…
a law that defines crimes against the public order
the law that governs relationships between individuals and de…
Judicial Review
the power of a court to refuse to enforce the law or governme…
Adversary System
the judicial system in which the court of law is a neutral ar…
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Chapter 14 - The National Judiciary (AP Government)
Jurisdiction
Original Jurisdiction
Appellate Jurisdiction
Concurrent Jurisdiction
Authority vested in a particular court to hear and decide the…
The jurisdiction of courts that hear a case first, usually in…
The power vested in an appellate court to review and/or revis…
Authority possessed by both the state and national government…
Jurisdiction
Authority vested in a particular court to hear and decide the…
Original Jurisdiction
The jurisdiction of courts that hear a case first, usually in…
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AP GOPO Chapter 14: The National Judiciary Vocabulary
Judicial Activism
Judicial Restraint
Amicus Curiae
Brief
an approach to judicial decision making whereby judges apply…
a theory of judicial interpretation that encourages judges to…
document submitted by parties interested in a certain case or…
a document detailing the legal argument for the desired outco…
Judicial Activism
an approach to judicial decision making whereby judges apply…
Judicial Restraint
a theory of judicial interpretation that encourages judges to…
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AP U.S. Government Chapter 14: The Judiciary
Judicial review
Adversary system
Criminal law
Civil law
The power of a court to refuse to enforce a law or government…
A judicial system in which the court of law is a neutral aren…
A law that defines crimes against the public order.
A law that governs relationships between individuals and defi…
Judicial review
The power of a court to refuse to enforce a law or government…
Adversary system
A judicial system in which the court of law is a neutral aren…
28 terms
Chapter 14: The Judiciary AP Gov Mr. Gonzalez
judicial review
strict-constructionist approach
activist approach
constitutional court
The power of the courts to declare acts of the legislature an…
The view that judges should decide cases strictly on the basi…
The view that judges should discern the general principles un…
A federal court authorized by Article III of the Constitution…
judicial review
The power of the courts to declare acts of the legislature an…
strict-constructionist approach
The view that judges should decide cases strictly on the basi…
28 terms
Chapter 14: The Judiciary
judicial review
strict-constructionist approach
activist approach
constitutional court
The power of the courts to declare acts of the legislature an…
The view that judges should decide cases strictly on the basi…
The view that judges should discern the general principles un…
A federal court authorized by Article III of the Constitution…
judicial review
The power of the courts to declare acts of the legislature an…
strict-constructionist approach
The view that judges should decide cases strictly on the basi…
28 terms
AP Govt. Chapter 14 The Judiciary Vocab
Judicial Review
Strict-Constructionist Approach
Activist Approach
Constitutional Court
The Supreme Court has the power to declare laws unconstitutio…
The belief that judges should be confined just to what is in…
The belief that judges should be able to imply from the Const…
A court whose judges, under Article III of the Constitution,…
Judicial Review
The Supreme Court has the power to declare laws unconstitutio…
Strict-Constructionist Approach
The belief that judges should be confined just to what is in…
PHS AP Gov. Chapter 14 (The Federal Judiciary)
When we say that the United States has…
In what cases do the federal courts ha…
In what cases does the Supreme Court h…
What is civil law?
we have both State and Federal courts
-federal crimes are committed... -civil suits under federal law…
-disputes between states... -disputes between a state and a pers…
a body of rules defining relationships among private citizens
When we say that the United States has…
we have both State and Federal courts
In what cases do the federal courts ha…
-federal crimes are committed... -civil suits under federal law…
23 terms
AP Gov Test Review Chapter 14 (The Judiciary)
Judicial review
Adversary system
Criminal law
Civil law
The power of a court to refuse to enforce a law or government…
A judicial system in which the court of law is a neutral aren…
A law that defines crimes against the public order.
A law that governs relationships between individuals and defi…
Judicial review
The power of a court to refuse to enforce a law or government…
Adversary system
A judicial system in which the court of law is a neutral aren…
23 terms
AP Gov Test Review Chapter 14 (The Judiciary)
Judicial review
Adversary system
Criminal law
Civil law
The power of a court to refuse to enforce a law or government…
A judicial system in which the court of law is a neutral aren…
A law that defines crimes against the public order.
A law that governs relationships between individuals and defi…
Judicial review
The power of a court to refuse to enforce a law or government…
Adversary system
A judicial system in which the court of law is a neutral aren…
63 terms
AP Gov't Chapter 14 Expedited: The Judiciary
Judicial Review
By what name is the right of the feder…
Describe the strict constructionist
How does the strict constructionist ap…
the right of the federal courts to declare laws of Congress a…
Judicial Review
Judges should restrict themselves to rules stated or clearl…
Activists believe that judges should discover general princip…
Judicial Review
the right of the federal courts to declare laws of Congress a…
By what name is the right of the feder…
Judicial Review
35 terms
Chapter 14 Judiciary
activist approach
civil law
constitutional court
dissenting opinion
the view that judges should discern the general principles un…
A law that governs relationships between individuals and defi…
A federal court authorized by Article III of the Constitution…
A statement written by a justice who disagrees with the major…
activist approach
the view that judges should discern the general principles un…
civil law
A law that governs relationships between individuals and defi…
17 terms
Chapter 14: The Judiciary
Judicial Review
Strict Constructionism (Strict Constru…
Judicial Activism (Activist Approach)
Constitutional Court
The power of the courts to declare acts of the legislature an…
The view that judges should decide cases on the basis of the…
The view that judges should discern the general principles un…
A federal court exercising the judicial powers found in Artic…
Judicial Review
The power of the courts to declare acts of the legislature an…
Strict Constructionism (Strict Constru…
The view that judges should decide cases on the basis of the…
28 terms
Chapter 14 Vocabulary Judiciary
Judicial review
strict-constructionist approachz
activist approach
constitutional court
The power of the courts to declare acts of the legislature an…
The view that judges should decide cases on the basis of the…
The view that judges should discern the general principles un…
A federal court exercising the judicial powers found in Artic…
Judicial review
The power of the courts to declare acts of the legislature an…
strict-constructionist approachz
The view that judges should decide cases on the basis of the…
31 terms
Chapter 14 - The Judiciary
justice
Corpus Juris Civilis (Body of Civil Law)
common law
precedent
Conformity to God's character; God has revealed his divine ch…
A collection of many Roman laws and other legal materials com…
Law that applies to the whole country, not just a portion of it
A court decision that guides subsequent decisions in related…
justice
Conformity to God's character; God has revealed his divine ch…
Corpus Juris Civilis (Body of Civil Law)
A collection of many Roman laws and other legal materials com…
20 terms
Pilakowski AP US Government Ch 14 Judiciary
Appellate courts
Jurisdiction
Judicial Review
Writ of Certiorari
They review all final decisions of trial courts
The power to make legal decisions and judgments
A process by which the courts interpret the Constitution and…
A decision by the Supreme Court to hear an appeal of a lower…
Appellate courts
They review all final decisions of trial courts
Jurisdiction
The power to make legal decisions and judgments
Chapter 14: The Judiciary (Vocab)
judicial review
adversary system
justiciable dispute
class action suit
The power of a court to refuse to enforce a law or government…
A judicial system in which the court of law is a neutral aren…
A dispute growing out of an actual case or controversy and th…
A lawsuit brought by an individual or a group of people on be…
judicial review
The power of a court to refuse to enforce a law or government…
adversary system
A judicial system in which the court of law is a neutral aren…
30 terms
Chapter 14- The Judiciary
judicial review
adversary system
criminal law
civil law
The power of a court to refuse to enforce a law or government…
A judicial system in which the court of law is a neutral aren…
A law that defines crimes against the public order
A law that governs relationships between individuals and defi…
judicial review
The power of a court to refuse to enforce a law or government…
adversary system
A judicial system in which the court of law is a neutral aren…
24 terms
Chapter 14- The Judiciary
judicial review
adversary system
justiciable dispute
class action suit
The power of a court to refuse to enforce a law or government…
A judicial system in which the court of law is a neutral aren…
A dispute growing out of an actual case or controversy and th…
Lawsuit brought by an individual or a group of people on beha…
judicial review
The power of a court to refuse to enforce a law or government…
adversary system
A judicial system in which the court of law is a neutral aren…
23 terms
AP Govt Chap 14 Vocab: The Judiciary
Judicial review
Adversary system
Criminal law
Civil law
The power of a court to refuse to enforce a law or government…
A judicial system in which the court of law is a neutral aren…
A law that defines crimes against the public order.
A law that governs relationships between individuals and defi…
Judicial review
The power of a court to refuse to enforce a law or government…
Adversary system
A judicial system in which the court of law is a neutral aren…
15 terms
Chapter 14: The Judiciary
judicial review
strict constructionism
judicial activism
constitutional court
the power of the courts to declare acts of the legislature an…
the view that judges should decide cases on the basis of the…
...
a federal court exercising the judicial powers found in Artic…
judicial review
the power of the courts to declare acts of the legislature an…
strict constructionism
the view that judges should decide cases on the basis of the…
29 terms
chapter 14: the judiciary
judicial review
adversary system
criminal law
civil law
the power of a court to refuse to enforce a law or government…
a judicial system in which the court of law is a neutral aren…
a law that defines crimes against the public order
a law that governs relationships between individuals and defi…
judicial review
the power of a court to refuse to enforce a law or government…
adversary system
a judicial system in which the court of law is a neutral aren…
23 terms
Chapter 14: The Judiciary
Judicial review
Adversary system
Criminal law
Civil law
The power of a court to refuse to enforce a law or government…
A judicial system in which the court of law is a neutral aren…
A law that defines crimes against the public order.
A law that governs relationships between individuals and defi…
Judicial review
The power of a court to refuse to enforce a law or government…
Adversary system
A judicial system in which the court of law is a neutral aren…
27 terms
Chapter 14 - The Judiciary
judicial review
adversary system
justiciable dispute
class-action lawsuit
review by the US Supreme Court of the constitutional validity…
a legal system used in the common law countries where two adv…
a dispute growing out of an actual case or controversy and th…
one in which a group of people with the same or similar injur…
judicial review
review by the US Supreme Court of the constitutional validity…
adversary system
a legal system used in the common law countries where two adv…
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