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AJU 310 Study Guide for Exam 11. What are the four functions of the Courts?2. Define jurisdiction and contrast geographic and subject matter jurisdiction.3. List 5 examples of a state specialty court4. List the 3 primary types of federal courts5. Name the only two African Americans to serve on the U.S. Supreme Court6. Who are the only women named to the U.S. Supreme Court?
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Ruth Bader GinsburgElena Kagan7. Besides the Judge, who are the other 3 members of a typical courtroom work group?8. Who said in the Federalist Papers that the U.S. Supreme Court would be the “least dangerous branch of government”?9. Who was the first Chief Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court?10. Who usually assigns the task of writing the opinions for the U.S. Supreme Court?11. Who was the Chief Justice during the Criminal law revolution of the 1960’s and 1970’s?12. Who presides over the impeachment trial of U.S. Federal Judges?13. How many Federal Judges have been impeached?14. What is included in the U.S. Supreme Courts opinion in a case that they decide?
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Rules of law that apply15. How many clerks help each Supreme Court Justice?16. What three things are a U.S. Supreme Court’s decision based on?Written arguments (briefs)that the attorneys submit
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