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Terms related to the Judicial Branch!!!!
The principle that the judicial branch cannot decide cases that fall under the authority of other branches of government.
The landmark case that established judicial review.
A legal document that lays out the history and facts of a case and makes an argument for one side.
A test of judges of ideological purity.
Courts created by Congress for a specialized and often temporary purpose.
Unofficial principle that if a senator from the same party as the president has an unofficial veto over any potential judicial nominees from hir/her state.
The minority opinion of a court.
The principle that a person cannot sue the government without the government's consent.
The principle of precedent.
The U.S. has a total of 94 of these courts.
Terms related to the Judicial Branch!!!!
Means if you cannot afford a lawyer the government must provide you one.
Where a plaintiff can shift their costs to the defendant if they win.
Highest court in the land.
Number of Supreme Court justices.
A brief filed by a 'friend' of the court.
Any court that has the power to hear an appeal of a trial court or lower tribunal.
The principle that the judicial branch has the power to decide what is constitutional or not.
A lawsuit where the person who brings the suit also represents others in a similiar situation.
The side that starts a lawsuit.
Executes powers of Article III of the Constitution.

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Created Mar 26, 2010ReportNominate
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