Article III of the Constitution established the US Supreme Court Why does this article refer to this court as supreme It hears more cases than any other court It has authority over all other courts in the United States ID: 655181 Download Presentation
The Judicial Branch – The Federal Court System. The Federal Court System. Articles of Confederation. Major Weakness – No Courts. Each State had own courts and laws. The Judicial Branch – The Federal Court System.
Separation of Powers. . Distributes power equally among . three. branches of government. . Ensures no person or branch of government is too powerful. Legislative Branch. Created in Article I. Congress is the .
Checks and Balances. Whose got the power???. Key Question. What are the two most important powers a government can have?. What are the two most important powers a government can have?. Power of the SWORD.
Jurisdiction . The authority to hear certain court cases. State. courts have jurisdiction over state laws. Federal. courts have jurisdiction over . U.S. laws. Treaties with foreign nations. Interpretations of the Constitution.
Hierarchy . US Judges. Qualifications. No qualifications. Appointed by President- approved by Senate. Senatorial Courtesy . President asks for recommendations from state senates. Benefits of Federal Judges.
Chapter 18. The . Special Courts. Section . 4. What are The Special Courts?. Also known as the legislative courts – they are courts created by Congress acting under its authority granted in Article I; Section 8 of the Constitution..
Article III of the Constitution established the U.S. Supreme Court. Why does this article refer to this court as “supreme”?. It hears more cases than any other court.. It has authority over all other courts in the United States..
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Judicial Branch Practice Questions
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