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  • Sierra Leone's Trial Court
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  • South Carolina and U.S. Court Systems
    Kayla Wright Monday, March 18, 2013 Due: Thursday, March 21, 2013 Chapter#3 Assignment #2 1) Who are the justices of the South Carolina Supreme Court? * Chief Justice Jean Hoefer Toal * Justice Costa M. Pleicones * Justice Donald W. Beatty * Justice John W. Kittredge * J...
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  • Aruna Shanbaug Case - Supreme Court of India
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  • Faderal Court
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  • Jury in court
    Jury It must be recognise that the early function of jury is very different form what it is today. The very first jury had acted as witness and provides information to the court. Later, Henry II changed the function of jury to one who deliberates on evidence. Slowly, the jury system mold...
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  • Personal Jurisdiction
    1. Why is personal jurisdiction an issue for those who post Websites? Personal jurisdiction could be an issue for those who post websites because there seems to be a fine line between what is considered strictly interactive v. strictly passive use of websites. What is clear, however, is that if th...
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  • Outline and Describe the Structure and Jurisdiction of the Scottish Criminal and Civil Courts. Give Examples of the Types of Cases These Courts Will Hear and Indicate Which Scottish Legal Personnel You Would Expect to Find There.
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  • Internet Jurisdiction
    Linda Howard Business Law Instructor: Katz Internet Jurisdiction Definitions Court jurisdiction is determined two ways, by due process and state statures known as long arms. Part 1 Answer these Questions, after reading article “Internet Jurisdiction”.  Why is personal...
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  • Personal Jurisdiction
    The site that I chose was http://www.blazebullykennel.com. Based upon Mr. Wolf’s article this website would be considered The Middle Spectrum: Neither Interactive or Passive. “These cases include situations where a defendant operates an informational Web Site, but also allows a user to exchange...
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  • 2nd Arc Personal
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  • Service Outside Jurisdiction
    1. Principles that govern Service Outside Jurisdiction Service of a claim is the procedure used to give legal notice to a defendant of a court's exercise of its jurisdiction over the defendant, enabling them to respond to the proceedings before the court. Service outside the jurisdiction is somet...
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  • jurisdiction in the presidency towns
    Este libro forma parte del acervo de la Biblioteca Jurídica Virtual del Instituto de Investigaciones Jurídicas de la UNAM www.juridicas.unam.mx www.bibliojuridica.org LEGAL CULTURE AND LEGAL TRANSPLANTS THE EVOLUTION OF THE INDIAN LEGAL SYSTEM (WITH REFERENCE TO PRIVATE LAW) J. CYRIL...
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