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The official decision of the Supreme Court is known as what?


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2014-08-22 06:56:53
2014-08-22 06:56:53

The official decision of the Supreme Court is known as an opinion. Rulings by the US Supreme Court cannot be appealed by a higher court.

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The US Supreme Court's official decision is known as the "opinion" of the Court.

It is known as the Supreme Court.

The opinion of the Court, or the majority (or plurality) opinion, is the formal decision on a case heard by the US Supreme Court.

The judicial branch also known as the Supreme Court.

Judges of the US Supreme Court are known as Justices.

There is only one Supreme Court, while there are thousands of regular courts.The Supreme Court makes the final decision on all cases which gain appeal to it. Therefore, once the Supreme Court has made a decision it is final.The only way a Supreme Court decision can be appealed is by the case again going through the whole process of appeal through the lower "regular" courts then coming up again to the Supreme Court. Even then the Supreme Court can rule that it has already ruled on such a case, and therefore will not hear the appeal.That is partly why the Supreme Court is known as the "court of last resort."For more information about the federal court system, see Related Questions, below.

Judges on the Supreme Court are known as justices.

Yes, the Supreme Court in the United States is the "Court of Last Resort".

The Dred Scott decision is known as the worst decision ever by the Supreme Court. It said that blacks could not be citizens. Slavery was a decision of the new territories.

Five or more justices who agree on a decision form a majority. The written decision is sometimes called the "majority opinion," but is officially known as the "opinion of the Court" to signify its importance.

The U.S Supreme Court is known as "the court of last resort." It is the highest court in the United States.

The US Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces Since cases can be appealed to the US Supreme Court from the Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces, it is really not the equivalent of a supreme court.

The judicial branch system plays a major role in the supreme court. This is known as the federal court in general.

The US Supreme Court, as an institution, leads the Judicial branch of government. The Chief Justice of the United States (colloquially known as Chief Justice of the Supreme Court) leads the Supreme Court during his tenure.

The decision of a judge in court is known as the verdict. This is what will determine is a person is guilty or not and the type of penalty for the guilty ones.

age limit for supreme court judge

There is no court known as India High Court. We have Supreme Court of India and High Court of each state.

It depends on the state. Most states have a Supreme Court at the highest level, but others have different names for that court. For example, New York's highest court is known as the New York Court of Appeals.

To the US Supreme Court. It is part of the US federal judicial system and was formerly known as the US Customs Court. It has limited jurisdiction. See below link for further infoirmation: Decisions from the US court of international trade can be appealed at the US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.

The circuit level courts. E.g., "The Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals"

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