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chap 8

circuit the area of jurisdiction of federal court of appeals
juirsdiction a court authority to hear and decide a case
exclusive jurisdiction authority of only federal court to hear and decide a case
concurrent jurisdiction authority for both state and federal courts to hear and decide a case
district court federal court where trails are held and lawsuits begain
original jurisdiction thw authority to hear cases for the first time
appeals court a court that reviews decision made a district courts
appeliate the autgority of the court to hear a case from the law
remand to send a case back to a lower court to be tried again
judicial review
majority opinion
unanimous opinion
cocurring opinion
dissenting opinion
stare decisis
Created by: somonnemclean