Civil Law $200200 What is the standard of proof in a civil case?
Civil Law $200-Answer$200-Answer Preponderance of Evidence
Civil Law $300$300 What are the two sides in a civil case referred to as?
Civil Law $300-Answer$300-Answer Plaintiff and Defendant
Civil Law $400$400 How are verdicts in civil cases different from criminal cases?
Civil Law $400-Answer$400-Answer In a civil case you are liable for damages and the standard of proof is preponderance of evidence. In a criminal case the standard of proof is beyond a reasonable doubt.
Civil Law $500$500 What is the difference between a grand and petit jury?
Civil Law $500-Answer$500-Answer A grand jury decides if there is enough evidence to have a trial while the petit jury decides liability.
Federal Courts $100$100 What is the lowest level federal court?
Federal Court $100-Answer$100-Answer District Court
Federal Court $200$200 What two federal courts hear appeals?
Federal Court $200-Answer$200-Answer Circuit and Supreme
Federal Court $300$300 What court has original jurisdiction involving treaties and ambassadors?
Federal Court 300-Answer300-Answer Supreme Court
Federal Court $400$400 What court has appellate jurisdiction in cases being appealed from the district court?