PartialQuestion 1 1.25 / 2.5 pts The earliest known example of a formal written legal code was the: Code of Hammurabi Retributive Code of Romans Declaration of Independence U.S. Constitution Question 2 2.5 / 2.5 pts Which of the following requires a party to be held liable regardless of culpability? Tort Law of succession Negligence standard Strict liability standard Question 3 2.5 / 2.5 pts Which of the following refers to an action that violates a statute duly enacted by the proper public authority? Civil action Crime Precedent Forfeiture Question 4
2.5 / 2.5 pts Which type of remedy requires one party to perform certain acts or refrain from certain actions? Habeas corpus Injunctive relief Monetary damages Judicial discretion Question 5 2.5 / 2.5 pts Which of the following refers to an agency or unit of the judicial branch of government, authorized or established by statute or constitution, and has the authority to decide upon cases, controversies in law, and disputed matters of fact brought before it? Court Tribunal Congress Senate Question 6 2.5 / 2.5 pts Attempts to limit court jurisdictions have most often come in the form of legislative proposals by members of Congress as a means of voicing their displeasure with controversial court decisions. True False Question 7 2.5 / 2.5 pts
The Center of Court Innovation has been instrumental in the formation of innovative problem- solving courts. True False Question 8 2.5 / 2.5 pts Judicial elections are common in both the higher courts and lower courts. True False Question 9 2.5 / 2.5 pts Federal question jurisdiction refers to the authority of federal courts to hear cases touching on the Constitution or other federal laws.
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