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cheeseman_buslaw7_tif_02 - 2 COURTSYSTEMSAND JURISDICTION 1...

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1) General jurisdiction trial courts can be found in every state. Answer: TRUE Diff: 2 Topic: The State Court Systems 2) An inferior court is also known as a limited jurisdiction trial court. Answer: TRUE Diff: 1 Topic: The State Court Systems 3) In many situations, the parties in a small claims court cannot have a lawyer represent them. Answer: TRUE Diff: 2 Topic: The State Court Systems 4) An intermediate appellate court does not allow the introduction of new testimony or evidence. Answer: TRUE Diff: 1 Topic: The State Court Systems 5) Most states use specialized courts to handle commercial litigation. Answer: FALSE Diff: 2 Topic: The State Court Systems 6) General jurisdiction trial courts hear evidence and testimony. Answer: TRUE Diff: 1 Topic: The State Court Systems 21 COURT SYSTEMS AND  JURISDICTION 2
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7) Small claims courts are considered courts of record. Answer: FALSE Diff: 3 Topic: The State Court Systems 8) Decisions of state supreme courts can always be appealed to the U.S. Supreme Court. Answer: FALSE Diff: 2 Topic: The State Court Systems 9) In Delaware, the Chancery Court hears and decides business litigation. Answer: TRUE Diff: 2 Topic: The State Court Systems 10) The majority of states have a supreme court. Answer: TRUE Diff: 1 Topic: The State Court Systems 11) The U.S. courts of appeal were created by Congress rather than the U.S. Constitution. Answer: TRUE Diff: 2 Topic: The Federal Court System 12) The United States District Court is the general jurisdiction trial court in the federal system. Answer: TRUE Diff: 1 Topic: The Federal Court System 13) Each state has only one U.S. District Court. Answer: FALSE Diff: 1 Topic: The Federal Court System 14) In the U.S. Circuit Courts of Appeals, a review en banc is an appeal heard by a three-judge panel. Answer: FALSE Diff: 2 Topic: The Federal Court System 22
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15) A majority decision of the U.S. Supreme Court that is not unanimous does not become precedent. Answer: FALSE Diff: 2 Topic: The Federal Court System 16) There is concurrent state and federal jurisdiction for diversity of citizenship cases so long as the minimum amount in controversy is met. Answer: TRUE Diff: 1 Topic: The Federal Court System 17) The Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit was the thirteenth court of appeals that was created. Answer: TRUE Diff: 2 Topic: The Federal Court System 18) The Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit may review the decisions made in the Patent and Trademark Office. Answer: TRUE Diff: 1 Topic: The Federal Court System 19) Appeals from the Court of International Trade are heard by the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. Answer: TRUE Diff: 1 Topic: The Federal Court System 20) A federal question case brought in federal district court must meet the minimum dollar amount limit of $75,000. Answer:
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This note was uploaded on 12/13/2011 for the course LAW LAW taught by Professor Ricks during the Spring '09 term at Rutgers.

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