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Introduction to Law

Criminal Justice

Quiz 2 :

The Courts

Quiz 2 :

The Courts

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What is the first step in preparing a case brief?
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The Supreme Court most commonly employs what type of jurisdiction?
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B

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What is the primary function of the U.S.Supreme Court today?
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C

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Who determines the boundaries for the circuit court of appeals?
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Originally,the U.S.Constitution provided for which of the following?
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The specific elements of a judicial opinion are often written in which format?
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The primary distinction between the appellate and trial court is
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When there are no judicial precedents,a judge must create one.This is known as
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Which court has the general authority to change the trial court's verdict on review?
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What is the initial step in case analysis?
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The goal of the case analysis is to identify why the appellate court ultimately agreed or disagreed with which court?
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Which of the following is not a reason for the limited number of published trial court opinions?
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How many levels do the federal courts comprise (excluding specialty courts)?
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Judicial opinions from a single court are published in what manner?
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In law-related professions,the term brief usually refers to some type of document containing
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A case brief contains two types of facts: occurrence facts and
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Legal analysis is performed with respect to statutes and
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Statutes are generally written
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Federal trial courts are known as
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What is the general function of the appellate court in all cases?
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