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Unformatted text preview: what they have and find a positive outcome. Ineffective: Unit 3 IP Long before our time, each court had its own jurisdiction defined. When a court exceeded its jurisdiction, a person would go to that court that had jurisdiction, and ask for an order directing the court stop its proceedings and release jurisdiction to the proper court. The phrase, "habeas corpus," meaning, "you have the body" was put at the end of pleadings to the second court asking that the first court be required to produce the body if it was being held....
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