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Chp 16 civics vocab

QuestionAnswer
A _________ claims a loss? plaintiff
What is an injunction? a court order
What is it called when a judge can rule an injunction? Equity
What kind of case is it when a plaintiff claims a loss? A civil case
What kind of case is it when there is punishment for an offense against person or society? A criminal case
How does a civil case start? From a complaint filled out by a lawyer
What is it called when a person agrees to plead guilty but to a lesser charge? Plea Bargaining
Sets punishment for each crime? Penal Code
"The whole truth nothing but the truth..."? Testimony
Witness must answer? Cross- Examine
A _________ claims a loss? plaintiff
What is an injunction? a court order
What is it called when a judge can rule an injunction? Equity
How does a civil case start? From a complaint filled out by a lawyer
What is it called when a person agrees to plead guilty but to a lesser charge? Plea Bargaining
Sets punishment for each crime? Penal Code
"The whole truth nothing but the truth..."? Testimony
Witness must answer? Cross- Examine
Does not admit guilt? No contest
Defendant is charged and must enter a plea? arraignment
Does not admit guilt? No contest
Defendant is charged and must enter a plea? arraignment
Created by: Luis 3