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Law in Society | Chapter 3
In the state court system, it is the m…
When a decision is made by a mediator,…
The U.S. Supreme Court has original ju…
Appellate courts usually decide whethe…
False
False
False
False
In the state court system, it is the m…
False
When a decision is made by a mediator,…
False
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Law & Society Chapter 3
Intuitionist conception of justice
Utilitarian conception of justice (pra…
Contractual conception of justice
Egalitarian conception of justice
- German philosopher Kant, developed the view that people kno…
- Bentham; view determines what is good/just by calculous ... -…
- Rawls; the equation of justice with fairness ... - By agreemen…
- Marx advanced this conception... - Justice with equality ... - So…
Intuitionist conception of justice
- German philosopher Kant, developed the view that people kno…
Utilitarian conception of justice (pra…
- Bentham; view determines what is good/just by calculous ... -…
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Chapter 3| Law in Society
In the state court system, it is the m…
When a decision is made by a mediator,…
The U.S. Supreme Court has original ju…
Appellate courts usually decide whethe…
False
False
False
False
In the state court system, it is the m…
False
When a decision is made by a mediator,…
False
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Law & Society Chapter 3
Bill
Bill of Rights
Congress
Concurrent Resolution
A legislative proposal for enactment of a law. It is called a…
The first ten amendments to the federal Constitution. Adopted…
The bicameral legislature of the federal government of the Un…
An informal pronouncement by Congress that does not have an e…
Bill
A legislative proposal for enactment of a law. It is called a…
Bill of Rights
The first ten amendments to the federal Constitution. Adopted…
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Law and Society Chapter 3
Bill of Rights
Congress
Concurrent Resolution
House of Representatives
the first 10 amendments
Make Laws (House of Representatives and Senate)
Informal pronouncement by Congress that does not have the eff…
435 members, elected every 2 years from the 50 states based o…
Bill of Rights
the first 10 amendments
Congress
Make Laws (House of Representatives and Senate)
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Law & Society - Chapter 3
A​ _____ is a court order directing th…
The original plaintiff must file a​ __…
The​ bringing, maintaining, and defend…
The document the plaintiff files with…
D. summons
C. reply
D. litigation
C. a complaint
A​ _____ is a court order directing th…
D. summons
The original plaintiff must file a​ __…
C. reply
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Law in Society Chapter 3 , 1
appellate briefs
appellate court
arbitrator
associate circuit courts (county courts)
written argument on the issues of law submitted by opposing
reviews decisions of lower courts to determine if a significa…
independent third party who develops a binding and enforceabl…
court that hears minor criminal cases, state traffic offenses…
appellate briefs
written argument on the issues of law submitted by opposing
appellate court
reviews decisions of lower courts to determine if a significa…
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Chapter 3 law in society
false
false
false
false
Marshal's duty to summon witnesses, keep order in court, and…
mediator's decision is binding to the parties
U.S. supreme court has original jurisdiction over all cases i…
Appellate courts usually decide if there were errors in the t…
false
Marshal's duty to summon witnesses, keep order in court, and…
false
mediator's decision is binding to the parties
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Law & Society: Chapter 3
Judicial Review
Jurisdiction
Long Arm Statute
Probate Court
The process by which a court decides on the constitutionality…
The authority of a court to hear and decide a specific case.
A state statute that permits a state to obtain personal juris…
A state court of limited jurisdiction that conducts proceedin…
Judicial Review
The process by which a court decides on the constitutionality…
Jurisdiction
The authority of a court to hear and decide a specific case.
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Law and Society Chapter 3
In the state court system it is the ma…
When a decision is made by a mediator,…
The United States Supreme Court has or…
Appellate courts usually decide whethe…
false
false
false
false
In the state court system it is the ma…
false
When a decision is made by a mediator,…
false
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Law/Society Chapter 3
True or False: A tort is a wrong commi…
True or False: Public officials must p…
True or False: Invasion of privacy is…
True or False: Even the most careless…
True
True
False
True
True or False: A tort is a wrong commi…
True
True or False: Public officials must p…
True
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law and society chapter 3
impose
arbitrator
and arbitra
probate courts
...
who makes desions that bind parties to a dispute
...
courts that administer wills and estates are called..
impose
...
arbitrator
who makes desions that bind parties to a dispute
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Law and Society Chapter 3
primary function of courts
private disputes
example of private dispute
public-initiated dispute
conflict resolution
dispute between two individuals who are not a part of the gov…
suing someone for compensation because of an injury in an acc…
government counts on the courts to make laws that protect the…
primary function of courts
conflict resolution
private disputes
dispute between two individuals who are not a part of the gov…
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Chapter 3: Law in Society Vocabulary
Litigate
Mediator
Arbitrator
Court
Allow a court to resolve their disputes
Independent third party who tries to develop a non-binding so…
Independent third party who develops a binding and enforceabl…
Governmental forum that administers justice under the law
Litigate
Allow a court to resolve their disputes
Mediator
Independent third party who tries to develop a non-binding so…
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Chapter 3 Law & Society
Crimes can be grouped as?
One or more of the following circumsta…
Why is the distinction between 1st & 2…
What is voluntary manslaughter?
Crimes against- business, people & property
Another felony ... Premeditated ... Cruel death
1st degree has the death penalty
Heat of the moment
Crimes can be grouped as?
Crimes against- business, people & property
One or more of the following circumsta…
Another felony ... Premeditated ... Cruel death
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Law In Society Chapter 3 Vocabulary
Litigate
Mediator
Arbitrator
Court
Allow a court to resolve their disputes.
Develops a solution for both sides of the dispute.
Holds an informal meeting to find out what happened.
Can be defined as governmental forum that administers justice…
Litigate
Allow a court to resolve their disputes.
Mediator
Develops a solution for both sides of the dispute.
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Law in society! Chapter 3 Terms
Shoplifting
Burglary
Arson
Murder
The act of stealing goods from a store
Breaking and entering of a structure with the intent to commi…
The willful and malicious burning of a structure
Unlawful killing of another human being with malice
Shoplifting
The act of stealing goods from a store
Burglary
Breaking and entering of a structure with the intent to commi…
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Law In Society-Chapter 3 Review
shoplifting
burglary
arson
murder
the act of stealing goods from a store
breaking and entering of a structure with the intent to commi…
the willful and malicious burning of a structure
unlawful killing of another human being with malice
shoplifting
the act of stealing goods from a store
burglary
breaking and entering of a structure with the intent to commi…
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Chapter 3 Vocabulary Law in Society
Litigate
Mediator
Arbitrator
Court
to allow the court to resolve their disputes
tries to develop a solution acceptable to both sides of the d…
holds informal hearing to determine what happened
a governmental forum that administers justice under the law
Litigate
to allow the court to resolve their disputes
Mediator
tries to develop a solution acceptable to both sides of the d…
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Law In Society Chapter 3 Vocabulary
Litigate
Mediator
Arbitrator
Court
Allow a court to resolve their disputes.
Develops a solution for both sides of the dispute.
Holds an informal meeting to find out what happened.
Can be defined as governmental forum that administers justice…
Litigate
Allow a court to resolve their disputes.
Mediator
Develops a solution for both sides of the dispute.
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Law in Society: Chapter 3 Vocab
Appellate Brief
Appellate Court
Arbitrator
Associate Circuit Court
Written argument on the issues of law submitted by opposing a…
Reviews decisions of lower courts to determine if a significa…
A third party who's solution to a dispute is binding by both…
court that hears minor criminal cases, state traffic offenses…
Appellate Brief
Written argument on the issues of law submitted by opposing a…
Appellate Court
Reviews decisions of lower courts to determine if a significa…
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chapter 3 law and society test
Declaration of Independence
Articles of Confederation
U.S. Constitution
Bill of Rights
Document drafted that asserts the rights desired by the colon…
Loose form of charter for common government adopted prior to…
Document that consists of seven articles that provide a worka…
First ten amendments of the U.S. Constitution
Declaration of Independence
Document drafted that asserts the rights desired by the colon…
Articles of Confederation
Loose form of charter for common government adopted prior to…
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Chapter 3: Law and Society (Definitions)
ANARCHY
BURDEN OF PROOF
CASE
FUNDAMENTAL RIGHTS
When there is no law or government, people are free to do as…
The legal principle that the prosecution must prove that the…
A proceeding in a court of law.
Those rights to which every human is entitled.
ANARCHY
When there is no law or government, people are free to do as…
BURDEN OF PROOF
The legal principle that the prosecution must prove that the…
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Police Law and Society Chapter 3
DiCarlo
Knowles
Johnson, Johnson, and White had simila…
Reece and Walker
instead of teachers focusing on facts, they should limit cont…
major contributor of modern adult learning; andragogy. He say…
Suggested trainees needed to work with practical ethical expe…
since thoughts, feelings, and actions are interconnected peop…
DiCarlo
instead of teachers focusing on facts, they should limit cont…
Knowles
major contributor of modern adult learning; andragogy. He say…
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Chapter 3: Law and Society (Definitions)
ANARCHY
BURDEN OF PROOF
CASE
FUNDAMENTAL RIGHTS
When there is no law or government, people are free to do as…
The legal principle that the prosecution must prove that the…
A proceeding in a court of law.
Those rights to which every human is entitled.
ANARCHY
When there is no law or government, people are free to do as…
BURDEN OF PROOF
The legal principle that the prosecution must prove that the…
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Law and Society Chapter 3 Review
Adjudication
Administrative Laws
Agency Capture
Article III Courts
Courts decision of a dispute
Laws regulating administrative agencies
Agency that works on behalf of an individual or industry regu…
Courts created under the authority of Article 111 of the US C…
Adjudication
Courts decision of a dispute
Administrative Laws
Laws regulating administrative agencies
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Law Enforcement & Society Chapter 3
Organization
Bureaucracy
Management
PODSCORB
deliberate arrangement of people doing specific jobs, followi…
Organizational model 1. Hierarchy 2. Promotion based 3. Caree…
Process of running an organization to accomplish goals.
Planning, Organizing, Directing, Staffing, Coordinating, Repo…
Organization
deliberate arrangement of people doing specific jobs, followi…
Bureaucracy
Organizational model 1. Hierarchy 2. Promotion based 3. Caree…
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law and society chapter 3 review
intentional tort
negligence
strict liability
remedy
when someone acts with intent to hurt someone, their property…
a person's failure to use reasonable care that causes injury…
person engaged in act so dangerous that harm may come even if…
no recovery
intentional tort
when someone acts with intent to hurt someone, their property…
negligence
a person's failure to use reasonable care that causes injury…
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Law in Society Chapter 3: Court Systems Vocabulary
appellate briefs
appellate court
arbitrator
associate circuit courts (county courts)
written argument on the issues of law submitted by opposing
reviews decisions of lower courts to determine if a significa…
independent third party who develops a binding and enforceabl…
court that hears minor criminal cases, state traffic offenses…
appellate briefs
written argument on the issues of law submitted by opposing
appellate court
reviews decisions of lower courts to determine if a significa…
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Business Law Chapter 3 Problems in Society
Public Policy
Drug Use
Addiction
Sobriety Checkpoint
right given to federal and state government to regulate healt…
use of an illegal substance that are harmful and includes alc…
when a person can no longer function normally without regular…
temporary roadblock set up by police to stop cars at random t…
Public Policy
right given to federal and state government to regulate healt…
Drug Use
use of an illegal substance that are harmful and includes alc…
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Chapter 3 Problems In Society(business and law)
__ is that act of stealing goods from…
Criminal damaging is another word for __
Use of substances that are illegal and…
A minor who has done something that wo…
shoplifting
vandalism
drug use
unruly child
__ is that act of stealing goods from…
shoplifting
Criminal damaging is another word for __
vandalism
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Law in Society Chapter 3- Criminal Law- Study guide
Shoplifting
Burglary
Arson
Murder
The act of stealing goods from a store
Breaking and entering a structure with the intent to commit a…
The willful and malicious burning of a structure
Unlawful killing of another human being with malice
Shoplifting
The act of stealing goods from a store
Burglary
Breaking and entering a structure with the intent to commit a…
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ch3 vocab law and society
litigate
mediator
arbitrator
court
go to law; be a party to a lawsuit.
a person who attempts to make people involved in a conflict c…
an independent person or body officially appointed to settle…
a tribunal presided over by a judge, judges, or a magistrate…
litigate
go to law; be a party to a lawsuit.
mediator
a person who attempts to make people involved in a conflict c…
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CH.3 LAW IN SOCIETY
Appellate Brief
Appellate Court
Arbitrator
Associate Circuit Court
Written argument on the issues of law submitted by opposing a…
Reviews decision of lower courts to determine if a significan…
A third party who's solution to a dispute is binding by both…
Court that hears minor criminal cases, state traffic offenses…
Appellate Brief
Written argument on the issues of law submitted by opposing a…
Appellate Court
Reviews decision of lower courts to determine if a significan…
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Law in Society Midterm Study Guide Chapter 3
In the state court system, it is the m…
When a decision is made by a mediator,…
The US Supreme Court had original juri…
Appellate courts usually decide whethe…
False.
False.
False.
False.
In the state court system, it is the m…
False.
When a decision is made by a mediator,…
False.
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Law and American Society Midterm - Chapter 3
Article One
Bill
Bill of Rights
Congress
...
...
the long list of your rights
House of reps and senate together
Article One
...
Bill
...
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Law in Society mid term study guide Chapter 3
In the state court system it is the ma…
when a decision is made by a mediator,…
The unite states supreme court has ori…
Appellate courts usually decide whethe…
false
false
true
false
In the state court system it is the ma…
false
when a decision is made by a mediator,…
false
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Business Law Chapter Three - Problems in Society
vandalism
domestic violence
unruly child
rehabilitation
Willful or malicious causing of damage to property.
A reckless form of physical or mental abuse directed at or be…
Minor who has done something that would not be a crime if don…
The process of steering youthful offenders in the right direc…
vandalism
Willful or malicious causing of damage to property.
domestic violence
A reckless form of physical or mental abuse directed at or be…
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Law in Society Chapter 2
Jurisdiction
Original jurisdiction
Appellate Court
Limited jurisdiction
the power and authority given to a court to hear a case and m…
over most federal court cases, meaning they try a case the fi…
U.S. courts of appeals
handle minor matters, such as misdemeanors and civil actions…
Jurisdiction
the power and authority given to a court to hear a case and m…
Original jurisdiction
over most federal court cases, meaning they try a case the fi…
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Chapter 1 Law in Society
false
false
true
false
The laws, or enforceable rules of conduct in a society, do no…
laws in this country are created at only the federal and stat…
The supreme court of the U.S is the final interpreter of the…
The world's two greatest systems of law are the English commo…
false
The laws, or enforceable rules of conduct in a society, do no…
false
laws in this country are created at only the federal and stat…
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Law & Society Chapter 33
Lessee
Lessor
Tenancy
Tenancy for years
the tenant
the landlord
a renter's right to hold interest in the property that is bei…
the right to occupy property for a definite or fixed period o…
Lessee
the tenant
Lessor
the landlord
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Law and Society Chapters 1-3
What is Law?
What are the six elements of culture a…
How does society and law interact?
What are natural laws?
*law is a written body of general rules of conduct... *applicabl…
*Beliefs- laws are enacted to support deeply held beliefs (ex…
Law binds people of a common culture
laws that are written by man based on what we naturally or au…
What is Law?
*law is a written body of general rules of conduct... *applicabl…
What are the six elements of culture a…
*Beliefs- laws are enacted to support deeply held beliefs (ex…
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Law in Society Chapter 3 Vocab Court Systems terms Zaynah C. 5th period
Litigate
Mediator
Arbitrator
Court
to place a dispute before a court of law for resolution
independent third party who tries to develop a non-binding so…
independent third party who tries to develops a binding and e…
governmental forum that administers justice under the law
Litigate
to place a dispute before a court of law for resolution
Mediator
independent third party who tries to develop a non-binding so…
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Law and Society Test 3
Minnesota v Carter
Advisory Opinion
Case or Controversy
Adversarial Legal Process
Arrested for bagging cocaine. Police looked through window, d…
Issued in the absence of a case or controversy, opinion by a…
Role given to the Supreme Court through the constitution, the…
Designed to be a truth finding mission
Minnesota v Carter
Arrested for bagging cocaine. Police looked through window, d…
Advisory Opinion
Issued in the absence of a case or controversy, opinion by a…
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Law and society chapter 2
Primitive legal system
Transitional legal system
modern legal system
Baron de Montisquieu
small agrarian societies, laws not written, laws are ancient…
industrial society, greater differentiation between law and c…
more distinguished transitional elements, proliferation of ad…
separation of powers (legislation, executive, judicial), infl…
Primitive legal system
small agrarian societies, laws not written, laws are ancient…
Transitional legal system
industrial society, greater differentiation between law and c…
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Life in Society; Chapter 3
traditional
focus
furthermore
intense
伝統的な
焦点を合わせる、集中させる《on》、焦点、フォーカス
さらに
激しい
traditional
伝統的な
focus
焦点を合わせる、集中させる《on》、焦点、フォーカス
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law and society chapter 1
what is law
Max Weber's 3 features of law
Donald Black's 4 styles of social cont…
Donald Black's accusatory style
a form of social control with explicit sanctions for noncompl…
external pressure to comply, pressure is coercive, individual…
penal (labor, jail prison), compensatory (compensation for vi…
where there is a complainant and a defendant... a definite wi…
what is law
a form of social control with explicit sanctions for noncompl…
Max Weber's 3 features of law
external pressure to comply, pressure is coercive, individual…
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Chapter 6| Law in Society
Acceptance
Bilateral Contract
Consideration
Contracts
In contracts, occurs when a party to whom an offer has been m…
Offeree can accept offer by giving a promise to the offeror i…
What a person demands and generally must receive in order to…
Agreement between two parties that creates an obligation.
Acceptance
In contracts, occurs when a party to whom an offer has been m…
Bilateral Contract
Offeree can accept offer by giving a promise to the offeror i…
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Chapter 1 - Law in Society
Non Legal Rules
Legal Rules
Parliament
criminal law
made by and only affect people in families, schools or sporti…
rules created by law-making bodies such as courts and parliam…
the supreme law-making body
an area of law concerned with behaviour that is harmful to so…
Non Legal Rules
made by and only affect people in families, schools or sporti…
Legal Rules
rules created by law-making bodies such as courts and parliam…
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Law in Society - Unit 3
consumers
caveat emptor
bait and switch
unordered merchandise
people who buy or lease goods, real estate, or services for p…
"Let the buyer beware"
FTC violation where seller advertises bargains which do not e…
According to the FTC Act, anyone who receives _________ _____…
consumers
people who buy or lease goods, real estate, or services for p…
caveat emptor
"Let the buyer beware"
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