Rationale Court System

Rationale Court System - settle conflicts. Court cases can...

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Rationale: Why is it important for students to know how the court system works? It is important for students to know how the court system works in case they have a legal dispute they want to take up in court or in case they are arrested. The courts wait for cases or issues to be brought to them by citizens or other government agencies. The courts duty is to interpret and apply the law to
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Unformatted text preview: settle conflicts. Court cases can be either civil or criminal; in a civil case the court acts as a kind of referee to settle disputes between two or more parties. In a criminal case the state prosecutes someone charged with committing a crime. With this students should realize that the court system is not always against them but can be used as a neutral arbitrator....
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This note was uploaded on 06/06/2011 for the course EDUCATION TOSS taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '11 term at Kennesaw.

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