Criminal Justice Study Set 1

Criminal Justice

Quiz 9 :

The Courts: Structure and Participants

Quiz 9 :

The Courts: Structure and Participants

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A trial de novo occurs when
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A ________ is a low-level court that focuses on quality-of-life crimes eroding neighborhood morale and is an official component of the formal criminal justice system.
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How are federal district court judges selected?
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While Bob was studying in the library,his wallet was stolen.When the person who stole his wallet was caught,Bob opted to resolve the case informally at a ________ staffed by volunteer mediators.
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Which of the following is not one of the three levels of the federal judiciary?
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What is the Missouri Plan?
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Which of the following is not a member of the courtroom work group?
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________ appeals to federal appellate courts involve major questions of law and policy where there is considerable professional disagreement among the courts.
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Deciding what charges are to be brought against a defendant is an example of ________ discretion.
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The TV court show Judge Judy is an example of which type of court?
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The judge
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Which of the following is not part of the court structure developed by states following the federal model?
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What does the power of judicial review allow the Supreme Court to do?
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The U.S.District Courts are the
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Which of the following provides the first appellate level for courts of limited jurisdiction?
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Which of the following refers to the lawful authority of a court to hear or to act on a case from its beginning and to pass judgment on the law and the facts?
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________ created the federal court system.
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In which U.S.Supreme Court case was the Court's authority as the final interpreter of the U.S.Constitution established?
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Because the states wanted to retain significant legislative authority and judicial autonomy,the United States has a(n)________ system.
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Courts that have the authority to review a decision made by a lower court are said to have ________ jurisdiction.
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