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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.
Where a plaintiff can shift their costs to the defendant if they win.
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 test of judges of ideological purity.
The principle of precedent.
A legal document that lays out the history and facts of a case and makes an argument for one side.
A lawsuit where the person who brings the suit also represents others in a similiar situation.
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.
Terms related to the Judicial Branch!!!!
Executes powers of Article III of the Constitution.
Means if you cannot afford a lawyer the government must provide you one.
A brief filed by a 'friend' of the court.
Highest court in the land.
The principle that a person cannot sue the government without the government's consent.
The minority opinion of a court.
Number of Supreme Court justices.
Courts created by Congress for a specialized and often temporary purpose.
The side that starts a lawsuit.
The U.S. has a total of 94 of these courts.

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Created Mar 26, 2010ReportNominate
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