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Court Quizzes & Trivia

Courtroom dramas and legal thrillers are popular entertainment these days. Most of us know something about a courtroom, but do we know as much as we think we do? We hear the words lawyer, attorney, barrister, and solicitor frequently, but is there any real differences in meaning?
 
Why do some cases get heard by a jury, while others are decided by a judge? What does an appellate court do? There are several different courts in most jurisdictions - juvenile, family, small claims, magistrate, criminal, and others. What kind of cases go to each? Are there cases that could go to more than one of them, and if so, how are these situations decided? It doesn’t take a professional lawyer to know all about court procedures! Take some of our quizzes and prove that you have what it takes!
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    During a criminal or civil trial there are two sides called ____________________.



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    Which one of the following is NOT true about the federal district courts?

Courts in American can be divided into three levels, which include the district courts, the circuit courts, and then finally the Supreme Court. There is a way in which cases are can be decided by one and overturned by the other....

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    The powers of the national executive branch are defined in the:

How much do you know about warren court? The Warren Court is best remembered for expanding civil rights, civil liberties, judicial power, and the federal power in ways the courts before them never did, and others followed after...

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    Miranda v._______ established the Miranda Rights.

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    What is a court that is concerned with reviewing cases after they are initially tried?
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