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Supreme Court2 ppt - SUPREME COURT Courts different from...

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SUPREME COURT Courts different from legislatures: how? 1. Process of decision making 2. Appointed, not elected
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Supreme Court jurisdiction Appellate and Original jurisdiction Writ of certiorari How does Court decide which cases to accept? One federal appeals court decision on an important question conflicts with another federal appeals court decision One federal appeals court decision on an important question conflicts with a state supreme court decision A state supreme court decision on an important question conflicts with another state supreme court decision A state appeals court decision on an important question conflicts with previous Supreme Court decision(s), or the first court has decided an important question that the Supreme Court thinks should be reviewed
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How does Court decide which cases to accept? One federal appeals court decision on an importan question conflicts with another federal appeals court decision
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This note was uploaded on 08/19/2011 for the course POS 2041 taught by Professor Rosenson during the Spring '08 term at University of Florida.

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Supreme Court2 ppt - SUPREME COURT Courts different from...

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