Question 4. 4. A federal court is said to have a “federal question” jurisdiction because (Points : 1) federal courts supersede state courts. all laws are federal. they hear cases that touch the Constitution and other federal laws. they hear

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  1. SS

    Which of the following responsibilities are held by the federal government? Choose all that apply. (2 points) protecting national parks administering healthcare providing Social Security managing intercity traffic creating garbage collection services

  2. SOCIAL STUDIES (CHECK ANSWERS) ASAP

    1. Which of the following responsibilities are held by the legislative, rather than the executive branch? Select two answers. A) writing and voting on new laws**** B) providing social programs to citizens C) selecting new judges for federal courts D)

  3. SS

    1. The U.S. Constitution calls for how many branches of government? (1 point) two three*** four five 2. Which of the following responsibilities are held by the legislative, rather than the executive, branch? Select all that apply. (2 points) writing and

  4. american goverment check answers

    9. What criteria might a judge who abides by a philosophy of judicial restraint use to decide a case? (1 point) The judge would consider previous court decisions on the topic but ultimately consider the current circumstances and changes in society. The

  5. English - help

    I just opened a savings account at the First Federal Bank Main Street Office. First Federal Bank is underlined. Choices: First Federal Banks First Federal Bank's First Federal Banks' I think it is B...?

  6. History

    Which type of courts exercise the broad power of judicial review? A:Article I courts B:Article II courts C:Article III courts*** D:Article IV courts Which jurisdiction does the Supreme Court exercise most often? A:Original B:Exclusive C:Appellate***

  7. Government

    1. How is the supreme court equal to the other branches of government? a. It has the same powers as the legislative branch and executive branch. b. It enforces the laws along with the president. c It creates laws like the legislative branch. d. It

  8. pleasse check social studies

    The type of jurisdiction to consider the decisions of lower courts is known as _______________. (1 point) appellate original limited juvenile*** 2. Which of the following courts would hold jurisdiction over the violation of a parking ordinance in Atlanta?

  9. History

    8.)Andrew Jackson was a supporter of which of the following? A.)Abolition of slavery B.)Limited federal government*** C.)Implied powers of the Supreme Court D.)Preservation of Native American land B? 9.)Which answer best describes an important outcome of

  10. History

    How did the case McCulloch v. Maryland cement the power of the federal government? The ruling stated the Constitution had established the right of the federal government to coin money in each state. The ruling clarified the balance of power between the

  11. social studys

    1.which precedent was established by the supreme court ruling in marbury v. madison A.the federal government has the power to regulate trade amoung the states B.State governments lack the authority to regulate federal bureaus. C. Federal courts determine

  12. Government

    Which of the following BEST describes the interpretation of the balance of power between the states and the federal government as laid out in the McCulloch v. Maryland decision? A. States may not seek to influence federal office holders. B. States may not

  13. History

    Why did Thomas Jefferson believe that the creation of a national bank was unconstitutional? Jefferson sided with the Supreme Court’s ruling in Marbury v. Madison that stated the federal government had no authority over banking regulations. Jefferson

  14. American Governent

    1. What type of power does the Constitution grant to the Supreme Court? (1 point) executive power federal power judicial power legislative power 2. Which are examples of judicial restraint in the Supreme Court? Select all that apply. (3 points) The verdict

  15. History

    Both the Senate and the House of Representatives have formal and informal qualifications for membership. 1:What is the main difference between formal and informal qualifications? A:Formal qualifications are outlined in the Constitution.*** B:Formal

  16. History

    16.)Which answer best describes the impact of the McCulloch vs. Maryland court case? A.)The case proved that federal banks had to follow state laws. B.)The case established the right for states to tax federal agencies. C.)The case proved that the states

  17. AG

    1. The framers included the supremacy clause in the constitution for the purpose of a. giving the federal government complete authority over all actions of state governments. ******* b. making the individual stte governments more powerful thank the federal

  18. American Government

    Please I need Help!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! 1. What type of power does the Constitution grant to the Supreme Court? (1 point) executive power federal power judicial power legislative power 2. Which are examples of judicial restraint in the Supreme Court? Select

  19. Constitution

    When the courts have federal jurisdiction whenever a national law is at issue, it is considered: A. stare decisis. B. federal question jurisdiction. C. diversity jurisdiction. D. All of the above im confused between A and D

  20. criminal justice

    Responsibilities of State and Federal Courts:response describing each court level and its responsibilities. Then, describe the two main differences you found between the state and federal court systems.

  21. History

    How did the case of Gibbons v. Ogden have an economic impact on America in the 19th century? The Supreme Court's decision allowed state laws to override federal laws when they conflicted regarding economic matters. The Supreme Court's decision allowed

  22. Social Studies

    Which two of the following are examples of Spanish influence on Albuquerque? The Spanish founded the village of Albuquerque. The annual hot air balloon festival came from a Spanish tradition. Most of Albuquerque's current buildings were built during the

  23. Amerian government

    PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE HELP ME 1. What type of power does the Constitution grant to the Supreme Court? (1 point) executive power federal power judicial power legislative power 2. Which are examples of judicial restraint in the Supreme Court? Select all that

  24. American Government

    The trial of a person charged with a federal crime, or a suit involving the infringement of a patent or a copyright, or one involving any other matter arising out of an act of congress is....within the...jurisdiction of the federal courts. A. Concurrent

  25. american goverment check answers

    3. What type of court has original jurisdiction over a case involving an American suing a citizen of another country? (1 point) federal court state court Supreme Court special court 3.B

  26. History

    Which branch of government is Article III about? Who is given judicial power? How many justices are on the Supreme Court? Who appoints a justice to the Supreme Court? Who confirms the nomination? P. 26 How long is the term? P. 26 Why is this the length of

  27. Criminal Justice/Judicial System

    The __________ is/are the federal trial court(s) and is/are the "entry point" into the federal judicial system. A. U.S. Supreme Court B. circuit courts C. district courts D. court of appeals I think it's C., but not sure.

  28. 8gradeHistory

    Which of the following is the BEST interpretation of the Supreme Court decision in McCullough v. Maryland? a.The federal government cannot tax state institutions. b. States have no power to control federal institutions within their borders. c. States can

  29. business law

    1.Why is personal jurisdiction an issue for those who post Websites? 2.What are some reasons that a website owner might be concerned with whether a court is able to obtain 'personal jurisdiction' over them? 3.What is normally required for a court to have

  30. government

    the federal trial courts with original jurisdiction over most federal cases are the a. district courts b. courts of appeals c. special courts a

  31. American Government

    How are the presidents executive powers of clemency an example of checks and balances? a. clemency can overturn federal court decisions*** b. clemency can employ congress to stop the federal courts c. clemency can influence the way the federal courts will

  32. Government

    Senatorial courtesy refers to the tradition whereby: A.nominees for federal judgeships are treated with respect during Senate confirmation hearings ,even by senators who plan to vote against the nominee. B.senators usually defer to the president's choice

  33. Law

    What is the subject matter jurisdiction of federal courts?

  34. History.

    Name the two factors that give federal courts jurisdiction over a case? (in your own words.) please explain.

  35. government

    cases from the internal revenue service are often heard by the a. court of federal claims b. tax court c. court of appeals for veterans claims a

  36. government

    redress from the united states may be secured in a. congress b. the supreme court c. the court of federal claims b.

  37. Criminal justice

    1. What protects offenders by ensuring proportionate and non-arbitrary punishment? A. Criminal law B. Criminal action C. Criminal rights D. Criminal activists is it C 2. At the federal level, what reference is used when referring to trial courts? A. Courts

  38. Civics

    1.The constitution grants the federal courts ____ in several different kinds of court cases. This gives them the authority to hear and decide cases properly brought before them. 2. The lowest federal courts are trial courts, which have ___, the authority

  39. pol201

    Question 4. 4. A federal court is said to have a “federal question” jurisdiction because (Points : 1) federal courts supersede state courts. all laws are federal. they hear cases that touch the Constitution and other federal laws. they hear cases that

  40. government

    A federal court is said to have a “federal question” jurisdiction because

  41. government

    concurrent jurisdiction means that a case may be tried by a. a federal court b. either a state or a federal court c. the supreme court b

  42. History

    Which of the following best describes the Framers’ intentions concerning the relationship between state and federal courts? A.Federal courts were to be the primary courts under the Constitution, hearing all important cases, i.e., felony criminal

  43. Civics

    Why limit the jurisdiction of the Supreme Court? A. People prefer to go to local courts because they don't have to travel so far. B. The justices sitting on the court have a limited amount of time. C. Congress made decisions that limited the jurisdiction.

  44. pol201

    Question 1. 1. A district court is considered to be (Points : 1) a court that determines the validity of a law. a place where decisions from state courts can be appealed. a court to settle disputes between Congress and the President. a court of original

  45. Government US

    The United States has two court systems, state and federal. The federal system a. has discretionary jurisdiction over all cases arising in the state system. c. is the only one based on the constitutional doctrine of the separation of powers. e. None of

  46. Government US

    What is the greatest restriction on appeals in the United States? a. the refusal by state appeals court judges to grant even a first appeal b. a federal law that bars in most instances a second federal appeal by a state prison inmate c. the lack of any

  47. Government

    Article III of the Constitution creates the judicial branch. This article: A. grants Congress the authority to establish lower federal courts as it deems fit. B. prohibits states from creating their own judicial systems. C. establishes a Supreme Court and

  48. Business Law

    Joe an Idaho resident was driving in Tenn. and struck Jane, a Tenn. resident. Which is true? 1. Jane can sue Joe in Tenn. federal court if her damages are greater than $75,000. 2. Jane can't see Joe in Tenn federal court because Joe isn't a resident. 3.

  49. constitution

    In which era did the Court begin to expand the powers of the federal government? A. Marshall Court B. Taney Court C. Pre-New Deal D. Rehnquist Court is it A 2. Statutes passed by Congress are found in the: A. U.S. Code. B. Federal Register. C. U.S.

  50. government

    Which court has the highest jurisdiction? A county traffic court A State court of appeals A State court A federal appeals court

  51. Government

    i need help on 2 questions. heres the scenario, Connie Craft lives in Stockton, which is located in San Joaquin County in California. She stole a new computer from her neighbor's home and was arrested within an hour in her own home, where the computer was

  52. Law

    Please check my answer thanks :) Mary files a suit in federal court. What would give the court subject matter jurissiction? I said the claim involves a federal statue

  53. THE AGE OF JEFFERSON TO THE AMERICAN EXPANSION

    Which of the following was true of the Judiciary Act of 1801? A. It expanded the federal court system. B. It was opposed by the Federalists. C. It packed the Supreme Court with Democratic Republicans. D. It reduced the power of the federal courts.

  54. Business (Legal Environment of Business)

    Edward received unsolicited faxes from Direct Access in violation of the Federal Telephone Consumee Protection, Act, which makes it illegal to send unsolicited faxes. Edwards, a Nevada resident, sued Direct, not a Nevada resident, in state court in Nevada

  55. history

    Which of the following was true of the Judiciary Act of 1801? A. It packed the Supreme Court with Democratic Republicans. B. It was opposed by the Federalists. C. It expanded the federal court system. D. It reduced the power of the federal courts. I put a

  56. Allied Health

    A woman in one state is suing a woman in another state for $25,000. Which one of the following statements is accurate regarding the jurisdiction of the court in which the case was filed? A. The court can exercise personal jurisdiction over the nonresident.

  57. law

    A woman in one state is suing a woman in another state for $25,000. Which one of the following statements is accurate regarding the jurisdiction of the court in which the case was filed? A. The court can exercise personal jurisdiction over the nonresident.

  58. history

    Which of the following was true of the Judiciary Act of 1801? A. It packed the Supreme Court with Democratic Republicans. [B. It expanded the federal court system.] C. It was opposed by the Federalists. D. It reduced the power of the federal courts is my

  59. Check Business Law

    (TCO 4) State court jurisdiction can be established in all of the following ways EXCEPT: a)when the defendant is a resident of the state, a summons may be served at that residence. b)cases involving more than $75,000 where the plaintiff and the defendant

  60. English/ please revise

    The issue arising out of the Yunis case is the concern over the authority of the United States statues permitting extraterritorial jurisdiction and application of the United States constitution to aliens. Thus, Yunis argued that under general principles of

  61. Civics

    How do federal district courts and federal appeals court differ?

  62. history

    which choice does NOT accuartely complete the sentence the judiciary act of 1789 A. appointed the first chief justice B. created federal circuit and federal districat courts C. helped federal laws remain "the supreme Law of the Land" D. provided for the

  63. American Constitutional Law

    If a state court decides a case on independent and adequate state grounds, the Supreme Court will: A. not review the federal issues. B. review the federal issues if they are parallel to the state issues. C. review all federal issues. D. vacate the state

  64. please check history

    Two powers of Congress. 1. declare war 2. pass laws Two powers of the President: 1. make treaties 2. appoint ambassadors Three types of Federal Courts: 1. District Courts 2. Court of Appeals 3. The Supreme Court and then I just have one extra question that

  65. American Goverment

    A district court is considered to be (Points : 1) a court that determines the validity of a law. a place where decisions from state courts can be appealed. a court to settle disputes between Congress and the President. a court of original jurisdiction.

  66. criminal justice

    Read Chapter Four in The Courts in Our Criminal System and then write a 200 -300 word response comparing your home state court system and the federal court system. In your response, describe in detail how the court system in your home state structured, how

  67. tough question

    Why in the Emancipation Proclamation did Lincoln make exceptions to certain areas (I am not talking about the Border States that remained loyal and did not cede, but there were other areas also, like New Orleans, York, St.Bernard, St.Charles, and some

  68. Intergovernmental Relations

    I am doing a paper on the balance of power between federal local and state governments in the even of a national disaster. One of the questions posed to me was Should the federal government's superior financial resources supersede concerns about

  69. goverment

    The basic tool in fiscal federalism is (Points : 1) the federal government’s power of the purse. the federal government’s ability to raise armies. the federal government’s ability to sue states. the Interstate Commerce Clause.

  70. American National Government

    Can someone please help me with this question? I have looked and I am just not finding anything. How have federal court rulings in the civil liberties area affected public policy? I am writing a paper about the freedom of religion. Thanks.

  71. college

    CheckPoint: Court System Structure I * Resource: The Courts in Our Criminal Justice System * Due Date: Day 2, 10/20/2009 [Individual forum] * Review Ch. 4 in The Courts in Our Criminal Justice System. * Write a 200- to 300-word response comparing the state

  72. Health/Law

    Please check my answer thanks :) Judgement has been entered against Sue in the Eastern District Court of Kentucky . Which of the following must be true for the judgement to be valid against her personally ? 1. She was a redsident of KY 2. The court had

  73. Environmental Science

    When do government agencies have to file and Environmental Impact Statement (EIS)? A) Any time a federal agency proposes a project that will use taxpayer money*** B) Any time a federal agency proposes a project that will cost more than $1 billion C) Any

  74. POL201 American National Government

    Question 1.1. Despite the greater federal authority in the federal relationship, federalism is still important for all the following reasons except that (Points : 1) it provides the best means of developing a vast country because it allows for

  75. Government Help Please

    All of the following statements regarding the process of selecting a case for Supreme Court consideration are true EXCEPT 1) A case selected for argument usually involves interpretations of the U. S. Constitution or federal law. 2) At least seven Justices

  76. History

    Virginia and Kentucky Resolutions Webster Hayne Debate Harford Convention Nullification Crisis The events above all have which concept in common A.states rights B.manifest destiny C.Womens suffrage D.freedom of religion A? The doctrine of nullification

  77. Government

    The lowest level of the federal court system is. A.District court. B.circuit court of appeal. C.justice of the peace. I say A

  78. Introduction to the Criminal Justice System

    There is a large round up of gang members, this is a federal case but is being supported by about 50 local officers and state troopers. I need help please, coordinating he informaiton for briefing on the jprocess at the federal court building. the briefing

  79. American government

    A shift toward cooperative federalism was evidenced by President Obama support of the silly bill that included temporary ________ funding for ________ function such as education and public safety. A. Federal;federal B. State;state C. State;federal D.

  80. Social Studies

    I need help understanding Federalist #46. I have to do a brief summary of it? One of the major controversies about the Constitution was the power given to individual states versus power of the federal government. Federalist Paper # 46 stresses that the

  81. international law paper

    can you please revise. thank you Indeed, the Supreme Court of the United States and the lower federal courts have established the set of rules defining the law and practice of the United States. In particular, regarding the exercise of criminal and civil

  82. Civics

    Explain how federal income taxes support the economy and benefit the common good. I have to have at least one well-developed paragraph, and this question is worth 10 points which is why I need help!!

  83. healthcare

    explain the subject matter jurisdiction of federal courts.

  84. court law

    Determine whether or not each case falls under federal or state jurisdiction

  85. Health

    Explain the subject matter jurisdiction of federal courts.

  86. Law

    Could someone please explian the subject matter jurisdiction of federal courts ?

  87. Health

    Explain the subject matter jurisdiction of federal courts.

  88. Law

    Explain the subject matter jurisdiction of federal courts.

  89. American government

    Name the two factors that give federal courts jurisdiction over a case?

  90. English/ please help revise

    In the Federal Court case United States vs. Fawaz Yunis, five men hijacked a Jordanian airliner. Among the passengers were two American citizens who were apparently not the target of the terrorist activity. Hijackers latter released the passengers and blew

  91. Can someone proofread before submission?

    Narcotics trade is one of many criminal activities that exist today, and therefore particular actions will have to be taken according to the intensity of the situation. The police officer investigating a large narcotics trafficking organization will gather

  92. Social Studies

    There are two questions: 1) Rob is riding his jet-ski, John steals the jet-ski, John gets arrested what court does he have to go to if it was a MARITIME CRIME? A) Federal Court B) District Court C) Supreme Court D) Maritime Court 2) How many judges of the

  93. Social Studies

    There are two questions: 1) Rob is riding his jet-ski, John steals the jet-ski, John gets arrested what court does he have to go to if it was a MARITIME CRIME? A) Federal Court B) District Court C) Supreme Court D) Maritime Court 2) How many judges of the

  94. federal court system/criminal justice

    There is a large round up of gang members, this is a federal case but is being supported by about 50 local officers and state troopers. I need help please, coordinating the informaiton for briefing on the process at the federal court building. The briefing

  95. Government

    The structure of the lower federal court system is established by. A. congress B.the constitution. C.the Supreme court. I think c

  96. please revise my intro

    Hello, I am writing a paper for international law course can someone please revise my intro? thank you. It is ordinarily accepted among all nations that territorial jurisdiction is based on the fact that a crime is committed within their territory.

  97. college bus. law

    Hello, I need help writing my short essay. Instructions: IRAC stands for Issue, Rule, Application and Conclusion. When properly answering a legal essay, the writer should clearly identify the legal ISSUE in the fact pattern given. The proper RULE of LAW

  98. Civics

    What factors determine whether a case will be tried in a state court or a federal court?

  99. History

    What was the significance of McCulloch v. Maryland? The case identified federal authority over interstate commerce. The case identified the procedures for the Supreme Court to review federal legislation. The case overturned the notion of “separate but

  100. American Goverment

    The Judiciary Act of 1789 established all of the following except that the Supreme Court would (Points : 1) have one Chief Justice. have five associate justices. sit in two sessions each year. determine how many federal districts there would be.

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