17 - 15 A majority decision of the U.S Supreme Court that...

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The Federal Court System 11. The U.S. Courts of Appeal were created by Congress rather than the U.S. Constitution. T [moderate p. 24] 12. The United States District Court is the general jurisdiction trial court in the federal system. T [easy p. 24] 13. Each state has only one U.S. District Court. F [easy p. 24] 14. In the U.S. Circuit Courts of Appeals, a review en banc is an appeal heard by a three- judge panel. F [moderate p. 24]
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Unformatted text preview: 15. A majority decision of the U.S. Supreme Court that is not unanimous does not become precedent. F [moderate p. 26] 16. There is concurrent state and federal jurisdiction for diversity of citizenship cases so long as the minimum amount in controversy is met. T [easy p. 28] 17. The Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit was the thirteenth court of appeals that was created. 15 T [moderate p. 25]...
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This note was uploaded on 03/28/2011 for the course LAW 101 taught by Professor Steinfield during the Spring '11 term at UCSC.

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