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  • Supreme Court of the United States

    |Name: |Date: 2/10/13 | Graded Assignment Korematsu v. the United States (1944) Use the background information and the primary sources in the Graded Assignment: Primary Sources sheet to answer the following questions. (2 points) |Score | | | 1. What did Fred T. Korematsu do that resulted in his arrest and conviction? Answer: After

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  • Supreme Court of the United States and U.s. Supreme Court

    understand the law and procedures.  The judge chooses who will serve on the jury and will consider the recommendation of the jury in a bench trial.  The judge selects what evidence may be shown at trial and what evidence will be reserved for the appeals court. Points earned on this question: 5 Question 2 (Worth 5 points) During a jury trial‚  each side in a criminal or civil case will present evidence to support their position  the prosecution presents evidence supporting the innocence of a defendant

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  • History Of The United States Supreme Court

    After the creation of the United States Constitution‚ the major rules and regulation that now defend the rights of the people and the land have perpetually changed. The major changes to the laws that are provided for the people and their government have occurred in hopes to be fair and just. Unfortunately‚ there are at least two sides to each argument that debate the civility of the laws. One side may say that changing the given law will benefit the people‚ while the other side may believe that it

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  • Federalism: Supreme Court of the United States

    and state share power and derive authority from the people. While they each share certain powers‚ each type of government is supreme in some cases. Over the years‚ federalism has certainly changed because more ideas have been proposed‚ but ultimately it has centralized the meaning for the better. In order of importance‚ the Marshall Supreme Court Decisions ranks number one. This began when the state of Maryland attempted to impede operation of a branch of the Second Bank of the United States

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  • Supreme Court of the United States and Question

    Question : One should always use a capital “C” for “court.”   Student Answer: True  False   Comments: Question 2. Question : When the U.S. Supreme Court‚ in its discretion‚ decides to take a case‚ it is said that the Court has:   Student Answer: acted in conference  certified the case  granted certiorari  acted en banc   Comments: Question 3. Question : Any case decided by the highest court in a state may be reviewed by the U.S. Supreme Court.   Student Answer: True  False   Comments:

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  • Corona: Supreme Court of the United States

    Issues: 1. SALN 2. Which of the two court is superior in the impeachment case the Supreme Court or the Impeachment Court 3. Cold Neutrality of Impartial Judges Facts: First and foremost regarding the SALN of Chief Justice Corona the prosecution claims that CJ Corona has 45 properties. However they were able to present only 21 properties which in his account named after him and his family. According to a key member of the President Aquino’s Cabinet the government

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  • United States Constitution and Supreme Court

    upon the powers of the United States Supreme Court. First‚ the U.S. Constitution and Supreme Court are at the top of a pyramid with a very wide state and local base of criminal justice administration. So the Supreme Court has to depend on local courts‚ prosecutors‚ and police officers to apply its decisions to day-to-day operations. Second‚ and just as important‚ U.S. Courts of Appeals‚ U.S. District Courts‚ and state courts answer constitutional questions the Supreme Court hasn’t answered yet—and

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  • United States Constitution and Supreme Court

    130 S. Ct. 3020- Supreme Court 2010 2) Facts: Otis McDonald‚ a Chicago resident‚ tried to purchase a handgun for the purpose of protecting his home and body but was denied due to a Chicago city ordinance that banned the possession of personal handguns. McDonald filed suit against the city of Chicago under the claim that the 2nd amendment of the U.S Constitution gave individuals the right to own a handgun‚ and that the 14th amendment for due process made the 2nd binding to the states. The case of District

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  • Supreme Court of the United States and Federal Circuit Courts

    |The courts in our country create what type of law: | | | |(4). |Which of the following is a secondary source of law: | | | |(5). |Identify each of the following as either a primary or a secondary source: | | | |(6). |If a case may be brought in either federal court or in state court

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  • Supreme Court of the United States and Instructor Explanation

    1. | Question : | The litigant who brings charges against an individual‚ corporation‚ or government in a civil or criminal court case is called the | |   | Student Answer: | | plaintiff. |   | | | defendant. |   | | | counsel. |   | | | prosecutor. |   | | | attorney. |   | Instructor Explanation: | L.O. 16-1: Identify the basic elements of the American judicial system and the major participants in it‚ pp. 468-470. | | |   | Points Received: | 1 of 1 |   |

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