Court Procedures Test

53 Questions | Total Attempts: 60

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Court Procedures Test


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  • 1. 
    What is evidence?
  • 2. 
    What is legal evidence?
  • 3. 
    Who presents evidence?
    • A. 

      Legislature

    • B. 

      Judge

    • C. 

      Lawyer

    • D. 

      Witnesses

    • E. 

      Jury

  • 4. 
    Who introduces evidence?
    • A. 

      Legislature

    • B. 

      Judge

    • C. 

      Lawyer

    • D. 

      Witnesses

    • E. 

      Jury

  • 5. 
    In case vs the state, the case is a ______ case. (criminal or civil)
  • 6. 
    What are the 4 types of evidence?
  • 7. 
    What is judicial discretion?
  • 8. 
    When does the defense have the burden?
  • 9. 
    What is the burden of proof?
  • 10. 
    Who is the trier of law?
  • 11. 
    Who is the trier of facts?
  • 12. 
    What is the burden of persuasion?
  • 13. 
    What is case law?
  • 14. 
    What is stare decisis?
  • 15. 
    Who creates laws?
  • 16. 
    What are the 4 levels of court in the state system?
  • 17. 
    What are the 4 levels of court in the federal system?
  • 18. 
    Habaeus Corpus is:
  • 19. 
    What are the 3 main sources that cases come to court?
  • 20. 
    What happens at a preliminary hearing?
  • 21. 
    What is unsecured bail?
  • 22. 
    What is straight bail?
  • 23. 
    An information tells you:
  • 24. 
    The grand jury does what?
  • 25. 
    What happens at the stage of discovery?