Law Chapter 1 Midterm Review. By: Marshall Higley and Alex Felt. The power to decide a case is termed. Fiat The long arm of the law Sanction Jurisdiction. D. Jurisdiction. Governing rules and regulations passed by a city council or county government are referred to as. Statutes
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By: Marshall Higley and Alex Felt
The long arm of the law
In order to provide stability to a legal system, courts use prior as a guide for deciding similar new cases. These prior cases are known as
All of These
D. All of these
Bill of Rights
First ten amendments
Both b and c
D. Both b and c
the Bill of Rights
The Uniform Commercial Code
C. A constitution
The U.S. Constitution
The state constitution
Neither prevails- the matter is referred to Congress
Neither prevails- the matter is referred to the President
A. The U.S. Constitution
D. common law
C. Civil Disobedience
Rules and regulations
B. Rules and regulations
Criminal conspiracies to fix prices
All of the above
D. All of the above
Meryle Ann’s mother recently died and, unfortunately, did not leave any type of will for her estate. In order to properly divide her mother’s estate among her and her brothers, Meryle Ann will hire a lawyer to handle this case. In which specialty area should she seek to find a lawyer?
C. Civil Law
By: Kayla Moore & Giuseppe Scavone
Which of the following federal agencies is charged with the responsibilities of eliminating discrimination based on race, religion, sex, color, national origin and age and disability in the work place.
The fourteenth amendment applied to all state governments the restrictions that had previously limited only the powers of the federal government.
Even though political parties are very important in the selection of candidates for federal offices, they are not mentioned in the constitution.
Almost universal access by anyone with a computer to the information contained on the internet was facilitated primarily through a program developed in the spare time of Tim Berners-Lee.
By: Abby and Vanessa
The United States Supreme Court has original jurisdiction over all cases in this country
The state Supreme courts issue the final decision on all matters of law appealed to them
“Justice” is the proper title for judges sitting on state supreme courts as well as for the judges sitting on the US Supreme court
The trial court in a particular case will apply the appropriate law to the facts to reach a(n) _______
When an appellate court overturns the decision of a lower court, the lower court’s decision is said to have been _______
Attorneys generally are not required to resolve the civil litigations in __________ court.
United States vs. Basic Construction Company
All the evidence of the court finds them guilty of the crime. Also finds them to be criminally liableThe Decision
Angelica Frantz &
Injunctions and damages
The answer is B) Conspiracy
When a civil judgment for the plaintiff becomes final, the defendant normally pays the judgment. If the defendant does not pay, what may the plaintiff obtain to enforce the judgment?
Writ of execution
Under specific circumstances some individuals are immune from liability for defamation of character even if the statements were made with malice. Which individual or circumstance is not immune from liability?
Legislator during a political campaign
The Closing Arguments
If a coach leaves him coaching contract to go to a different university because of there is a bigger salary the new university may be liable for the tort of __________.
Interference of contractual relations
A. Offer and accommodation
B. Genuine Assent
By Josh and Chaz