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What is appellate jurisdiction?

Courts with appellate jurisdiction only hear cases that have been brought to them on appeal from a lower court. This means that the case has already gone through one trial bef (MORE)

Can an appellate court decision be appealed?

Yes, it can be appealed. All the way to the US Supreme Court if one has the means by which to pay all those hefty fees. Lawyers, court costs, food and lodging, etc.   Th (MORE)

What is the function of the appellate court?

An appellate court reviews whether the lower court (where the trial took place) applied the correct body of law to the facts that were adduced, and applied that law correctly. (MORE)

Stocks 101: Learn Stock Market Basics

The stock market is one of the more intimidating subjects in all of personal finance. You may want to get into the stock market, but are hesitant because you don't understand (MORE)

What is the role of an appellate court?

The appellate courts are the courts of appeals. Essentially when a case is heard in a lower court and the defendant, plantiff, attorneys, etc are not happy with a ruling or ou (MORE)