Chapter 1 Quiz1.One of the important functions of law is to provide
2.The American legal system has been most strongly influenced by
3.Remedies are best described as
4.The IRAC method of legal reasoning does NOT include
5.Primary sources of American law include
6.Administrative agencies are created to perform specific governments functions7.Another term for case law or judge-made law is
8.Civil law can best be described as a law that governs relations between persons.9.In the field of legal research, a "citation" is a reference to a publications in which a legal authority can be found.10.Enrico is a state appeals court judge. In making judicial decisions, Enrico issues rulings that are consistent with precedents established in similar cases within his jurisdiction. Enrico is following the principle of
11.All of the cases that have been decided by American judges, as well as English judges prior to theAmerican Revolution, constitute a body of law known as?
12.J-Lo prevails in her lawsuit against Posh for injuries she got. In the US legal system the remedy will most likely be what?
14.Assume that congress passes a law establishing a new administrative agency to oversee cyberlawissues. The Agency writes rules to enable it to carry out its duties. The rules written by the agency will be known as a part of
15.Most appellate court judges write opinions in which they give the reasons for their decisions.
16.A case comes before a Wisconsin state trial court on the subject of free speech on the internet. It is a case of first impression, meaning that no case involving the same issue has been decided by the Wisconsin courts. In deciding such a case, it would not be considered proper for the judgeto consider
17.Morgan believes that some laws passed by his stateÕs legislature are bad, and he refuses to comply with them. He believes that there is a universal law above all others that grants rights to all people and that it is above all other laws. Morgan subscribes to what school of jurisprudentialthought?