Judicial Branch Quiz

Random Miscellaneous Quiz

Can you name the Judicial Branch Quiz?

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

How to Play
Score 0/20 Timer 10:00
Terms related to the Judicial Branch!!!!
The minority opinion of a court.
A lawsuit where the person who brings the suit also represents others in a similiar situation.
The principle that the judicial branch cannot decide cases that fall under the authority of other branches of government.
A legal document that lays out the history and facts of a case and makes an argument for one side.
Any court that has the power to hear an appeal of a trial court or lower tribunal.
A brief filed by a 'friend' of the court.
The principle that a person cannot sue the government without the government's consent.
The principle of precedent.
The landmark case that established judicial review.
Where a plaintiff can shift their costs to the defendant if they win.
Terms related to the Judicial Branch!!!!
Executes powers of Article III of the Constitution.
The side that starts a lawsuit.
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.
A test of judges of ideological purity.
Means if you cannot afford a lawyer the government must provide you one.
The U.S. has a total of 94 of these courts.
The principle that the judicial branch has the power to decide what is constitutional or not.
Number of Supreme Court justices.
Courts created by Congress for a specialized and often temporary purpose.
Highest court in the land.

You're not logged in!

Compare scores with friends on all Sporcle quizzes.
Sign Up with Email
Log In

You Might Also Like...

Show Comments