Go #10 judicial branch 2011 2012Document Transcript
GO #10 Judicial Branch • The judicial function is exercised in a ______________________ system, which consists of __________ courts and ___________ courts. • The U.S. Court system derives its organization and jurisdiction from the ________________________________________ and _____________. • Virginia, like each of the other 49 states, has its own court system whose organization and jurisdiction are derived from the ______________________________________ and __________________.U.S. Court System U.S. Supreme Court (Justices/no jury) Jurisdiction: U.S. Court of Appeals ( ) Jurisdiction: Jurisdiction: Appellate U.S. District Court (Judge with jury) Jurisdiction:
Virginia Court System Virginia Supreme Court (Justices/______) • • Court of Appeals of Virginia (_________/_________) • Circuit Court (_________/__________) • • Appellate jurisdiction from ______________ General District Court Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court (Judge/____________) • • • Judicial Review• The Supreme Court of the United States and the Supreme Court of Virginia determine the _____________________ of laws and acts of the executive branch of government. This power is called "_________________."• ____________________ established judicial review at the national level.• The Constitution of the United States is the __________________________________________________• State laws must conform to the Virginia and U.S. ________________________.