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Essentials of Dental Assisting - Ch. 2 professional and legal aspects of dental assisting
Professional appearance
Responsibility and initative
Laws
Ethics
Good health, good grooming and appropriate dress
Arriving on time, staying for the full shift and not asking t…
Written to indicate the minimum standard of required behavior…
Voluntary chosen standards included values, high standards of…
Professional appearance
Good health, good grooming and appropriate dress
Responsibility and initative
Arriving on time, staying for the full shift and not asking t…
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Corrections test 1
Corrections
Police
Citation
Jurisdiction
The network of government and private agencies responsible fo…
Law enforcement officials who are sworn to uphold the law kee…
A police-issued ticket ordering a citizen to pay a fine for a…
A predefined geographic area
Corrections
The network of government and private agencies responsible fo…
Police
Law enforcement officials who are sworn to uphold the law kee…
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1.04 Study guide
John is convicted of selling medicatio…
What do stopping the use of a feeding…
Tommy called Mr. Adams an "old geezer"…
Duke Hospital receives federal aid. Wh…
Felony
End of life dilemmas
Verbal abuse
Patient Self-Determination Act
John is convicted of selling medicatio…
Felony
What do stopping the use of a feeding…
End of life dilemmas
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Constitution: Article 3 Quiz
Section 2: Says what cases the _______…
Section 2: It also guarantees ______ _…
Trial by jury is also an ___________.
The Supreme Court _________ the Consti…
Supreme Court, decide
trial by jury
Amendment
interprets
Section 2: Says what cases the _______…
Supreme Court, decide
Section 2: It also guarantees ______ _…
trial by jury
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Constitution Quiz
Article 1
article 2
article 3
art 4
legislative
executive
judicial
interstate relations
Article 1
legislative
article 2
executive
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Week 1
1908 Juvenile Delinquents Act
1984 Young Offenders Act
2003 Youth Criminal Justice Act (YCJA)
Preamble & Declaration of Principle
Emphasis on social welfare. Doctrine of parens patriae & best…
Introduction of basic rights and freedoms under the law. Focu…
Preamble & declaration of principle provides philosophical ap…
Society responsible to address developmental challenges and n…
1908 Juvenile Delinquents Act
Emphasis on social welfare. Doctrine of parens patriae & best…
1984 Young Offenders Act
Introduction of basic rights and freedoms under the law. Focu…
31 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Civics midterm
New Jersey Plan
Virginia Plan
CT Compromise (Great Compromise)
3/5ths Compromise
Y
...
...
...
New Jersey Plan
Y
Virginia Plan
...
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Civics Ch. 8
Law
Rule of Law
Procedure
Due Process
A rule created and emforced by the federal or state government.
Everyone must follow the law regardless of who they are.
The process of how law is conducted.
Right to a fair trial guaranteed by the 6th amendment.
Law
A rule created and emforced by the federal or state government.
Rule of Law
Everyone must follow the law regardless of who they are.
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Criminal Law
What is voluntary manslaughter?
When may deadly force be used in self-…
Describe Possession as an Act.
What are the major specific intent cri…
A killing that would otherwise be murder but is distinguishab…
When one is:... 1) without fault... 2) confronted with unlawful for…
Criminal statutes that penalize the possession of contraband…
Solicitation; Attempt; Conspiracy; First-Degree Premeditated…
What is voluntary manslaughter?
A killing that would otherwise be murder but is distinguishab…
When may deadly force be used in self-…
When one is:... 1) without fault... 2) confronted with unlawful for…
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citizenship: our rights and responsibilities
what are rights
why are rights important
what are legal rights
give an example of a legal right
things you're entitled or are free to do
they make sure people are treated fairly
rights set down in laws of countries
the right to vote
what are rights
things you're entitled or are free to do
why are rights important
they make sure people are treated fairly
44 termscreated on January 16, 2017
history mid term
name of british paramilitary group of…
term for virus which caused the potato…
treaty that ended irish war of indepen…
variety of laws that were meant to opp…
black and tans
blight
anglo irish treaty
irish penal laws
name of british paramilitary group of…
black and tans
term for virus which caused the potato…
blight
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WIC Challenges of modern society
criminal law
to protect so
citizen
civil law
Strafgesetz
jnd schützen
Streit
Zivilgesetz
criminal law
Strafgesetz
to protect so
jnd schützen
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HRA S 3 - Statutory Interpretations
Rule 1)
Rule 2)
Rule 3)
Literal definition
Literal
Golden
Mischief
The literal rule provides that words must be given their plai…
Rule 1)
Literal
Rule 2)
Golden
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L201 Chapter One: The Nature of Law
separation of powers
federalism
uniform acts
common law
branches and subdivisions of the government and stating the p…
states have certain power
what some statutes were originally drafted as; model statuses…
law made and applied by judges as they decide cases not gover…
separation of powers
branches and subdivisions of the government and stating the p…
federalism
states have certain power
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Practical Law
Felony
Misdemeanor
Civil action
Unconstitutional
A serious crime
A crime that is not serious
A law suit between two private companies
Not allowed by the constitution of a country of government
Felony
A serious crime
Misdemeanor
A crime that is not serious
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Stare Decisis - PRECEDENT
Stare Decisis
'The life of law has not been logic; i…
'A trick which has been tried before,…
'The purpose of any case is to decide…
let the decision stand - binding court decision on courts of…
Oliver Wendell Jr
Miles Kingston
R. Buxton
Stare Decisis
let the decision stand - binding court decision on courts of…
'The life of law has not been logic; i…
Oliver Wendell Jr
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8.10 Shari'ah
What is the Shari'ah ( 4 things)
Madinah significance
(S) places actions of individuals into…
(s) OUTLINE M'S DUTIES TOWARD OTHERS G…
1) collection of Islamic law based on Quran and sunnah... (based…
m explained the book/ served as a judge... after m dies cali[hs…
one of the 5 categories such as, ... 1) forbidden... 2) discouraged…
1) CRIMINAL ... 2) COMMERCIAL ... 3) FAMILY... 4) INHERITANCE ... { BRAOD…
What is the Shari'ah ( 4 things)
1) collection of Islamic law based on Quran and sunnah... (based…
Madinah significance
m explained the book/ served as a judge... after m dies cali[hs…
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Civics Final
Expressed Powers
Concurrent Powers
Reserved Powers
Implied Powers
those delegated powers of the National Government that are sp…
those powers that both the National Government and the States…
those powers that the Constitution doesn't grant to the Natio…
powers that aren't in the Constitution, but are reasonably su…
Expressed Powers
those delegated powers of the National Government that are sp…
Concurrent Powers
those powers that both the National Government and the States…
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legal jurisdiction
jursdiction
levels of jurisdiction
piracy
hijacking
the power to create and enforce laws
*federal... *state... *county... *township... *city/town... *u.s. military... *…
the seizure of a sea vessel while it is in transit
the seizure of an aircraft
jursdiction
the power to create and enforce laws
levels of jurisdiction
*federal... *state... *county... *township... *city/town... *u.s. military... *…
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English: Dangers of alcohol
Dangers
Alcohol
To drink
to risky situations
Dangers
Alcool
boire
...
Dangers
Dangers
Alcohol
Alcool
33 termscreated on January 16, 2017
AP Government Chapter 5
Red Scare
Sedition Act
Smith Act
Internal Security Act
The government suppression of American leftists after the 191…
A Federalist bill of 1789 criminalizing criticism of governme…
A 1940 act criminalizing the advocacy of violent revolution.
A 1950 act requiring the registration of all communists.
Red Scare
The government suppression of American leftists after the 191…
Sedition Act
A Federalist bill of 1789 criminalizing criticism of governme…
20 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Criminal Offenses Review
Criminal Code
State Jurisdiction
Place of Trial
Kidnapping (720 ILCS 5/10)
Criminal offenses, cannabis control act, controlled substance…
offense committed wholly or partially in the state
will happen in the county where the offense was committed
-Secret confinement... -By force or threat of force carries some…
Criminal Code
Criminal offenses, cannabis control act, controlled substance…
State Jurisdiction
offense committed wholly or partially in the state
10 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Legal Definitions
Defendant
Prosecution
Verdict
Conviction
Person charged with the crime
Lawyer who attempts to prove the accused person guilty
Final decision the jury has made as to the guilt or innocence…
A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant
Defendant
Person charged with the crime
Prosecution
Lawyer who attempts to prove the accused person guilty
18 termscreated on January 16, 2017
humanites
Redress
Infringed
Prescribed
affirmation
remedy or set right
actively break the terms of
state authoritatively or as a rule that (an action or procedu…
the action or process of affirming something or being affirmed.
Redress
remedy or set right
Infringed
actively break the terms of
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Unit 1: National Brokerage Quiz: Real Estate Brokerage: Agency Law
The Criminal Antitrust Penalty Enhance…
An agent's duties to a principal inclu…
Which of the following duties is NOT o…
Paul Shafer is acting as the agent of…
$350,000... $1 million... $2 million... $10 million
Legal advice
Confidentiality
must report all offers to Smith.
The Criminal Antitrust Penalty Enhance…
$350,000... $1 million... $2 million... $10 million
An agent's duties to a principal inclu…
Legal advice
9 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Mock Trial Vocabulary Part 1
Affidavit
Affirmative defense
Allegation
Attorney
A written statement of facts sworn to or made under oath befo…
The defendant's response to the complaint that sets our new f…
A criminal accusation that has not been proven
A lawyer admitted to practice law in at least one jurisdictio…
Affidavit
A written statement of facts sworn to or made under oath befo…
Affirmative defense
The defendant's response to the complaint that sets our new f…
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Judicial Branch
Majority Opinion
Judicial Review
Concurring Opinion
Original Jurisdiction
A judicial opinion agreed to by more than half of the members…
Review by the US Supreme Court of the constitutional validity…
Agrees with the decision but for different reasons
The authority of a court to hear and decide a case for the fi…
Majority Opinion
A judicial opinion agreed to by more than half of the members…
Judicial Review
Review by the US Supreme Court of the constitutional validity…
34 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Chapter 5 AP Gov Vocab (and cases)
civil rights
inherent characteristic
suspect classifications
heightened scrutiny (intermediate scru…
The rights and privileges guaranteed to all citizens under th…
Individual attributes such as race, national origin, religion…
Distinctions based on race, religion, national origin, and se…
The guidelines used most frequently by the courts to determin…
civil rights
The rights and privileges guaranteed to all citizens under th…
inherent characteristic
Individual attributes such as race, national origin, religion…
13 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Biology I EOC
G1 phase
S phase
G2 phase
Prophase
Stage of interphase where cell grows and matures
Stage of interphase where DNA is copied
stage of interphase where cell prepares for division
chromatin in nucleus begins to condense
G1 phase
Stage of interphase where cell grows and matures
S phase
Stage of interphase where DNA is copied
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Forensic Science
What is Forensic Science?
Rigor Mortis
Livor Mortis
Chemicals used in Kastle-Meyer test
The application of science to criminal and civil laws
Limbs of Corpse stiffen
discoloration of skin due to pooling of blood
Phenolphthalein, hydrogen peroxide
What is Forensic Science?
The application of science to criminal and civil laws
Rigor Mortis
Limbs of Corpse stiffen
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Chapter 18 The Federal Court System
plaintiff
defendant
dissenting opinion
certificate
a person who files a suit
a person whom the complaint is against
Justices who do not agree with the Court's decision
when a lower court is not clear about the procedure
plaintiff
a person who files a suit
defendant
a person whom the complaint is against
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Blood on the River Word Wall
page
blight
magistrate
gallows
A man or boy employed as the personal attendant of a person o…
A disease that causes plants to wither and die
an officer of a government who has the power to apply the law
a structure used for hanging criminals
page
A man or boy employed as the personal attendant of a person o…
blight
A disease that causes plants to wither and die
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Judiciary Review Guide
judicial review
criminal law
civil law
senatorial courtesy
The power of a court to refuse to enforce a law or government…
A law that governs relationships between individuals and defi…
A law that defines crimes against the public order.
The presidential practice whereby the President consults with…
judicial review
The power of a court to refuse to enforce a law or government…
criminal law
A law that governs relationships between individuals and defi…
27 termscreated on January 16, 2017
27 Amendments
1st Amendment
2nd Amendment
3rd Amendment
4th Amendment
5 Freedoms: Speech, Press, Religion, Petition, and Assembly
Right to bear arms
Soldiers cannot be housed in homes in times of peace
Prohibits unreasonable search and seizures
1st Amendment
5 Freedoms: Speech, Press, Religion, Petition, and Assembly
2nd Amendment
Right to bear arms
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Ch.1 TCOM 384
Courts
Trial Courts
Appellate Courts
Precedent
Play decisive role in interpreting laws
Decide factual issues. Guilt or innocence of accused
Precedent decisions interpret meaning of law. Finding from lo…
Case that other courts rely on when deciding future cases wit…
Courts
Play decisive role in interpreting laws
Trial Courts
Decide factual issues. Guilt or innocence of accused
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Midterm Kenney Class
Which court handles most federal Cases?
How long is a federal Judge appointed?
How can a federal judge be removed?
What would the process for impeachment…
District Courts
For life
death or impeachment
brought up by the House and tried by the Senate
Which court handles most federal Cases?
District Courts
How long is a federal Judge appointed?
For life
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RS Topics 3 & 4
3. Aggression
3. Exploitation
3. Forgiveness
3. Respect
attacking without being provoked
taking advantage of a weaker group
stopping blaming someone and/or pardoning them for what they…
treating a person or their feelings with consideration
3. Aggression
attacking without being provoked
3. Exploitation
taking advantage of a weaker group
150 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Law 2 final study guide (Multiple Choice)
Judicial order
Probable cause
Reasonable suspicion
Affidavit
an official proclamation by a judge (or panel of judges) that…
more than suspicion but less than actual knowledge. Suspicion…
reasonable belief that an act did occur, is occurring, or wil…
a written statement of the info know to the officer that serv…
Judicial order
an official proclamation by a judge (or panel of judges) that…
Probable cause
more than suspicion but less than actual knowledge. Suspicion…
64 termscreated on January 16, 2017
gov midterm 2
crime
crime rates are highest in
highest age group for committing crimes
gender that commits the crimes
something one does or fails to do in violation of the law
urban areas and cities
15 to 26
males 6x more than women
crime
something one does or fails to do in violation of the law
crime rates are highest in
urban areas and cities
31 termscreated on January 16, 2017
AP Government Chapter 5
Red Scare
Sedition act
Smith Act
Internal security act
The government suppression of American leftists after the 191…
A Federalist bill of 1789 criminalizing criticism of government
A 1940 act criminalizing the advocacy of violent revolution
A 1950 act requiring the registration of all communists
Red Scare
The government suppression of American leftists after the 191…
Sedition act
A Federalist bill of 1789 criminalizing criticism of government
23 termscreated on January 16, 2017
gov midterm 1
law
folkways
mores
constitutional law
a set of rules made and enforced by a gov't that is binding o…
ordinary rules of daily behavior which are excepted by a give…
customs which are believed to be necessary to the welfare of…
all constitutions, Supreme court decisions (U.S./state)
law
a set of rules made and enforced by a gov't that is binding o…
folkways
ordinary rules of daily behavior which are excepted by a give…
38 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Legal Research, Analysis, and Writing - chapter 1
Legal Dictionary
Thesaurus
Precedent
Venue
A dictionary that is similar to a standard english dictionary…
A book that provides synonyms and antonyms
Prior decisions of the same or a higher court, which a judge…
The specific geographical area over which the court has the a…
Legal Dictionary
A dictionary that is similar to a standard english dictionary…
Thesaurus
A book that provides synonyms and antonyms
48 termscreated on January 16, 2017
AP GOV FINAL
Plessy v. Ferguson (1896)
Schenck v. United States (1919)
Gitlow v. New York (1925)
Brown v. Board, 1st (1954)
The Supreme Court case that upheld a Louisiana segregation la…
Oliver Wendell Holmes; clear and present danger test; shoutin…
Established precedent of federalizing the Bill of Rights (app…
School segregation unconstitutional; segregation psychologica…
Plessy v. Ferguson (1896)
The Supreme Court case that upheld a Louisiana segregation la…
Schenck v. United States (1919)
Oliver Wendell Holmes; clear and present danger test; shoutin…
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AP GOV- JUDICIARY
Judiciary committe
Majority opinion
Unanimous opinion
concurring opinion
Standing committee of the us senate that has oversight respon…
A written opinion by one member of the supreme court that ref…
a written opinion in which all 9 justices agree
a written opinion filed by supreme court justices who agree w…
Judiciary committe
Standing committee of the us senate that has oversight respon…
Majority opinion
A written opinion by one member of the supreme court that ref…
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Dumpster diving by Niki and Nadine
edible
bear risk
dumpster
cross the boundaries of "good" taste
essbar
Risiko tragen
Müllcontainer
die Grenzen des guten Geschmacks überschreiten
edible
essbar
bear risk
Risiko tragen
33 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Civil Rights & Liberties Test
civil liberties
clear-and-present danger
due process of law
espionage Act & Sedition Act (1917-18)
chiefly, rights to be free of government interference—accorde…
law should not punish speech unless there was a clear and pre…
denies the government the right, without due process, to depr…
made it a crime to utter false statements that interfere with…
civil liberties
chiefly, rights to be free of government interference—accorde…
clear-and-present danger
law should not punish speech unless there was a clear and pre…
32 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Test 1
british
looking back at past decisions
can know the probability of winning or…
stare decisis AKA stand & decide
Where did the US get the common law system?
What is precedent?
What is an advantage of precedent?
What is the latin phrase for precedent?
british
Where did the US get the common law system?
looking back at past decisions
What is precedent?
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Government Final
14th Amendment
1st Amendment
2nd Amendment
4th Amendment
restrict the basic rights of citizens or other individuals
freedom of assembly, press, religion, and freedom of speech
right to keep and bear arms
protects the people from unreasonable search and seizure
14th Amendment
restrict the basic rights of citizens or other individuals
1st Amendment
freedom of assembly, press, religion, and freedom of speech
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English voc group 10
benediction
malediction
benefactor
malefactor
an utterance of good whishes
accurse ; imprecation ; the utterance of a course
a person who confers a benefit ; kindly helper
a person who violates the law ; criminal
benediction
an utterance of good whishes
malediction
accurse ; imprecation ; the utterance of a course
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RE: crime and punishment
Addiction
Capital punishments
Crime
Deterrence
A recurring compulsion to engage in an activity regardless of…
The death penalty for a crime or offence
An act against the law
The idea that punishment should be of such a nature that they…
Addiction
A recurring compulsion to engage in an activity regardless of…
Capital punishments
The death penalty for a crime or offence
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