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Amendment
Burglary
Common Law
Constitution
Copyright
Defendant
Equity
Lawsuit
Mistrial
Statutory Damages

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Bill of rights crossword puzzle

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Which amendment protects you from searches without reason? Amendment4
Which amendment stops soldiers from staying in a home without the owners consent? Amendment3
You have the _ to a speedy and public trial.(what is the blank) Right
Amendment 1 allows you to practice your what dreely? Religeon
Acoording to amendment 2 You have the right to BearArms
How many amendments are in the bill of rights? Ten
Crime that is punishable by the death sentance captial
If you are the defendant you have the right a? Lawyer
You have the right to peacefully _ ? Assemble
First ten amendments of the costitution? Bill of Rights
Cops need this to search your home. Warrant
Gathering signatures to make a change is called a ? Petition
The 7th amendment gives the right to a trial by a ? Jury
Amendment 9 gives you rights not listed in the Constitution
What is a abreviation for the president? POTUS
You can't make a law removing your freedom of ? Speech
Amendment 5 does not allow _ jeopardy Double
Amendment 5 does allow? Self incrimination
Amendment 6 gives you the right to a __ Jury impartial
Amendment 2 says there can be a well regulated? Militia

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Legal terms Crossword

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_____ law is for disputes between individuals Civil
________ law is for wrongs committed against the state Criminal
lying in court while under oath Perjury
Mens ____ the mental element of a crime (2) rea
Actus ______ the physical element of a crime (2) reus
the party being sued in a lawsuit Respondent
the party suing someone else in a lawsuit Plaintiff
compensation paid to a successful litigant Damages
a previous legal decision that courts rely on to make future decisions Precedent
one of the words in ADR Alternative
a written statement under oath Affidavit
when a higher court reviews the judgement of a lower court trial Appeal
a formal accusation of a serious crime Indictment
money given to the court to ensure that the defendant will return to face trial Bail
_______________ law, used in English Canada, has been developed through case decisions by judges, not by legislation Common
____________ claim: when the defendant in a civil action sues the plaintiff right back Counter
_____________ judgements are made if the defendant in a civil action doesn't appear for the trial Default
a formal meeting before a lawsuit begins in order to disclose information or facts Discovery
to collect money or property via a court order Garnish
testimony given by a witness who tells second hand information, generally not allowed Hearsay
Habeas __________ a court order used to bring a person physically before a court in order to see if there is enough evidence to proceed to criminal trial Corpus
a court order to stop doing, or to start doing, a specific act Injunction
a resolution process where an impartial third party assists to voluntarily reach a mutually acceptable settlement Mediation
release from incarceration after serving part of a sentence Parole
temporarily, or indefinitely, stopping a judicial proceeding Stay
a civil injury or wrong to someone else Tort
_____________ damages: compensation for future lost earnings, or pain and suffering General
_____________ damages are compensation for lost wages or expenses before a civil trial begins Special
an order to appear in court to testify as a witness Subpoena

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Principles of the Constitution Crossword

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Law-making Branch LEGISLATIVE
Law-enforcing Branch EXECUTIVE
Law-interpreting Branch JUDICIAL
In Congress, 1 of 100 SENATOR
First 10 Amendments BILLOFRIGHTS
1st says: say what you want (2 wds.) FREESPEECH
2nd says: right to ___ (2 wds.) BEARARMS
Law of the Land CONSTITUTION
3rd says: they can't stay SOLDIERS
Half of Congress: 1 of 3 HOUSE
Half of Congress: 2 of 3 OF
Half of Congress: 3 of 3 REPRESENTATIVES
Before it alaw BILL
Change to the Constitution AMENDMENT
Simply, doc to search your stuff WARRANT
5th says: right to remain __ SILENT
Type of court for 6th CRIMINAL
Type of court for 7th CIVIL
President of the Senate VICEPRESIDENT
Powers given to the fed. gvmnt. ENUMERATED
Powers given to the States RESERVED
8th says: no unusual __ PUNISHMENT
Gvmt. pay for what they take away (2 wds.) EMINENTDOMAIN
Intro to Constitution PREAMBLE
"...provide for the common __" DEFENSE
"...secure the blessings of __" LIBERTY
"1st Constitution"? ARTICLES
Chief Executive; commander-in-Chief, ... PRESIDENT
"People Rule": 1 of 2 POPULAR
Principle of shared power between fed gvmt & states FEDERALISM
Greatest power of Sup. Court: 1 of 2 JUDICIAL
Greatest power of Sup. Court: 2 of 2 REVIEW
Full Faith and __ CREDIT
__ & Proper: The Elastic Clause NECESSARY
Powers shared by nat. & state gvmts. CONCURRENT
To approve an Amendment RATIFY
The R of RAPPS RELIGION
6th says: right to a __ LAWYER
__ Clause: nothing higher than Constitution SUPREMACY
"People Rule": 2 of 2 SOVEREIGNTY

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Federal Judicial Branch Quiz Review Crossword

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the amendment that allows the accused the right to a lawyer or legal representative sixth
process by which the person asks a higher court to review the result of the trial appeal
the person in a civil case who is suing plaintiff
the person in a civil case who is being sued defendant
a minor crime misdemeanor
when the jury finds a defendant not guilty of the crime acquit
a type of law that comes from judges' decisions that rely on common sense and previous cases common law
having enough evidence to make an arrest and charge someone with the crime probable cause
the power for a court to decide whether a law or presidential action is in agreement with the Constitution judicial review
an earlier decision precedent
the authority of a court to hear and decide a case for the first time original jurisdiction
laws that are passed by lawmaking bodies statutory law
law based on the Constitution and on Supreme Court decisions interpreting the Constitution constitutional law
a writ ordering someone to come to court subpoena
the power to review decisions made by lower courts appellate jurisdiction
the reasoning that led to a decision or verdict opinion
laws that affect our daily lives administrative law
when the defendant enters a plea of guilty or not guilty to the charge arraingment
a major crime felony
the amendment that protects the accused's right to due process of law fifth
sending a case back to a lower court fro a new trial remand

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StreetLaw Chapter 1/2 Vocabulary Crossword

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Regulate public conduct (behavior) and set out duties owed to society Criminal Laws
More serious crimes i.e. murder/robbery Felonies
Less serious crime i.e. assault/minor theft Misdemeanors
Regulate relations between individuals/groups of individuals Civil Laws
Lawsuit that can be brought by a person who feels wronged or injured by another person Civil Actions
The person accused of committing the crime Defendant
The person/company harmed by the defendant Plaintiff
Fundamental notion in US constitution; national government with limited powers, authority to pass laws in Article 1 of constitution Limited Government
Division of power among 3 branches of the federal government; the executive, the legislative and the judicial Seperation of Powers
Division of power between the states and the federal government. Federalism
The first 10 amendments of the US Constitution; define and guarantees the fundamental rights and liberties of all Americans. Bill of Rights

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7th Amendment Word Search

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Civil Cases
Common Law
Compensation
Equity law
Federal
Injunction
Juror
Jury
Lawsuits
Monetary
Seventh Amendment
Trial

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Unit 4 Vocabulary Crossword

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branch of law dealing with formation, construction, and interpretation of the Constitution. constitutionallaw
concerned with disputes between people/groups in which no criminal laws have been broken. civillaw
serious consequences for victim and criminal, meant to cause harm, violent act, stays on permanent record. felony
less serious, not meant to cause harm, can be expunged from permanent record. misdemeanor
taking a person's property without the intent to return it (stealing). larceny
group or person accused of the crime. defendant
unlawful entering of a dwelling to commit a crime. burglary
taking a person's property using threats of violence or force. robbery
civil law, person claims injury at the fault of a person or business, allegiance. tortlaw
printing false or damaging information about an individual with malice. libel
making verbal statements that are false or damaging about an individual with malice. slander
an order forbidding something. prohibitions
going after a victim in court. plaintiff
based on prior court decision rather than legal code. commonlaw
laws that try to prevent people from deliberately or recklessly harming one another or another's property. criminallaw
laws that apply to a city or country. ordinances
decisions based on common earlier ruling. precedent
written rules and regulations passed by states. statutes
law rules and regulations that govern our everyday life (speed limits, food safety, obtaining a driver's license, etc.) statutorylaw

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U.S. Constitution Crossword Puzzle

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This Article states that the Constiution is the "Supreme Law of the Land" Six
The first 10 Amendments of the Constitution BillofRights
A major source of income for the government incometax
the introduction to the Constitution preamble
changes made to the Constitution Amendments
This Article outlines how laws are made one
This Article says that 9 states must ratify the Constitution Seven
This Article explains how Amendments are made Five
This Article outlines the responsibilities of our President Two
This Article describes the branch of the government that is responsible for "interpreting the law" Three
There are Seven of these in the Constitution Articles
The branch of government that houses the President and Vice-President Executive
The branch of government that houses the Supreme Court Judicial
The branch of government that houses Congress Legislative

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Types of laws Crossword

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Law that sick prevent people from delivery or recklessly harming each other's property. Criminal law
The party that brings charges against the alleged criminal. plaintiff
About 95% of the criminal trails in The United States for violations of state law Defendant
cases involve disputes between people or groups of people civil law
Siri serious case questions Felonies
offenses such as vandalism, stealing inexpensive items, writing bad checks or flop amounts and so on. Misdemeanors
A legal action is which a person or group shoes to collect damages from Summit or that is down Lawsuit
The copying or stealing another person's words and ideas, and passing them off as your own Plagiarism
A person may suffer in injury in claim yet another party is reasonable because of negligence Torts
Compares treaties, customs, and agreements among nations International law
Involves rights granted under the constitution or spelled out in congressional legislation Public law

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Bill of Rights Crossword Puzzle

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You can't make a law removing your freedom of ___ speech
Gathering signatures to make a change is called a ___ petition
According to the 2nd Amendment, you have the right to ___ bear arms
The 9th Amendment gives you rights not listed in the __ Constitution
Which amendment stops soldiers from staying in a home without consent from the owner? Third
Crime that is punishable by the death sentence ___ capital
5th Amendment does not allow ___ jeopardy double
Which amendment protects you from searches without reason? Fourth
The 1st Amendment allows you to practice your ___ freely religion
Under the 1st Amendment, you have the right to peacefully __ assemble
5th Amendment allows you __ self-incrimination
How many amendments are in the Bill of Rights Ten
The 7th Amendment gives you the right to a trial by ___ jury
If you are a defendant, you have the right to a ___ lawyer
The 2nd Amendment says there can be a well regulated ___ militia
What is the abbreviation for the President? POTUS
Law enforcement needs this to search your home. warrant
You have the ___ to a speedy and public trial right
The name for the first ten amendments of the Constitution Bill of rights
The 6th Amendment gives you the right to an ___ jury fair

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