21. Which of the following is definitelyTrue? A. The Supreme Court reversed the 3rdCircuit’s ruling B. The Supreme Court remanded the 3rdCircuit’s ruling C. The Supreme Court affirmed the 3rdCircuit’s ruling D. All of the above E. None of the above 22. If Donald’s lawsuit against Hillary was for a $70,000 breach of contract, which of the following would allow for the case to be removed to a federal district court? 23. People enjoy gains more than they detest losses. 24. The function(s) of the legislative branch is to: 25. Which of the following is False? A. A Texas trial court is bound by the rulings of the US Supreme Court B. A Texas appellate court is bound by the decisions of the Texas Supreme Court C. The Texas 3rdCourt of Appeals is bound by the ruling of the Texas 4thCourt of Appeals D. A federal district court in Texas is bound by the rulings of the 5thCircuit Court of Appeals E. A federal district court is bound by the US Supreme Court 26. The US Constitution lays out in tremendous length and tremendous detail the powers of the federal government. It is a comparatively very long document. 27. Barbara sues the state of Texas in a federal district court claiming that she was treated differently inher job at the Texas Agriculture Commission (TAC) because she was a woman. Barbara was able toshow the court that her treatment was due to a TAC policy that required different training formen
D. All of the above E. None of the above and women. The state of Texas responded that it had important reasons for doing so and that it was inthe very best interest of all employees. The judge held that TAC had only showed a rational basis,directly related to the unequal treatment. The court will ultimately: A. Find for the plaintiff as the rule violates the Equal Protection Clause B. Find for the plaintiff as the rule violates the Supremacy Clause C. Find for the defendant as they met their burden of proof D. Ask a higher court to hear the issues of the case E. None of the above 28. General jurisdiction state courts are empowered to hear all cases except those expressly assignedto the courts of limited jurisdiction. 29. Obergefell v. Hodgesand Loving v. Virginiastand for the proposition that sometimes laws need to be modernized. A. True B. False
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