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1.Majority Opinions of the SCOTUSa.are the judicial explanations and justifications that set forth the rationale for the majority decisionb.are judicial opinions agreed to by more than half of the Justices of the Courtc.are the opinions written by the “winning” sided.are usually written by the Chief Justice if he/she is in the majoritye.all of the above
2.An opinion of the SCOTUS in agreement with the Majority but that stresses other related issues may bea(n)
3.An opinion written by a justice that disagrees with the Majority Opinion refers to
4.Unanimous Opinions of the Court
5.When the attorneys from both sides of a case come to the Supreme Court to argue their case while theJustices ask them questions refers toa.amicus curiaeb.oral argumentsc.a conferenced.certiorarie.petitions for a writ of certiorari
6.A party wishing to have their case heard by the SCOTUSmust be sufficiently connected to and harmedfrom the challenged law.This refers to that party’s
7.The major difference between most state court systems and the federal court system is that most statecourt systems
8.The Senate must give approval for all but which of the following?
9.The power of the President as Commander-in-Chief is checked bya.War Powers Resolution of 1973b.Congress’ power to declare warc.Congress’ power to appropriate fundsd.All of the abovee.Only a and b

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Term
Spring
Professor
Fred Cocozzelli
Tags
Marbury v Madison, Supreme Court of the United States, President of the United States, Supreme Courts, E Amtrak

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