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When the US Supreme Court issues a writ of certiorari (an order to the lower court to send up records), it indicates they have agreed to review the case under their appellate jurisdiction.

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Can cases reach the Supreme Court through certificate and writ of certiorari?

can Cases reach the Supreme Court through certificate and writ of certiorari.


What is the main route to the Supreme Court?

the writ of certiorari.


When is a writ of Certiorari requested?

A Writ of Certiorari is requested when the supreme Court is going to hear the appeal of an order from a lower court. In Latin the term certiorari means to be informed of.


What do attorneys first submit to the US Supreme Court?

A petition for a writ of certiorari, or request for the Supreme Court to consider their case on appeal and issue a writ of certiorari to the lower (usually appellate) court. A writ of certiorari is a court order requesting the official records for a specified case.


What kind of jurisdiction uses a Writ of Certiorari?

A writ of certiorari is issued under appellate jurisdiction, most often by the Supreme Court.


What directs a lower court to send its records to the US Supreme Court?

A writ of certiorari


How does the US Supreme Court indicate that the justices have agreed to review a lower court decision?

The US Supreme Court issues a writ of certiorari, or an order to the court from which the case is being appealed, to send the case records to the Supreme Court.In reality, the Supreme Court no longer issues a formal writ after granting certiorari; requesting files is now an administrative procedure handled by the Clerk of Court as a matter of routine.


What does the us supreme court issue when they decide to hear a case?

Writ of Certiorari


When a right is granted in a case by the supreme court it is usually referred to as?

Writ of certiorari


What circumstances does the US Supreme Court grant Writs of Certiorari?

A writ of certiorari is the Supreme Court's equivalent of an appeals case in lower courts. In this process four of nine Supreme Court justices must agree that there is sufficient evidence to hear the case. If they do agree to go forward, a writ of certiorari is then created.


When the supreme court listens to a case that has been heard by a lower court it is called?

Writ of Certiorari


What written documents does the US Supreme Court receive when it accepts a case?

AnswerCase files and briefs.Contrary to popular belief, the Supreme Court does not receive a Writ of Certiorari when it accepts a case; the court issues a Writ of Certiorari, which is an order to the lower courts to send case records to the US Supreme Court for review.ExplanationA formal request for review by the US Supreme Court is called a petition for a writ of certiorari. If the Supreme Court agrees to hear the case, they grant certiorariand issue a writ of certiorari to the lower court.A writ of certiorari is an order from a higher appellate court to a lower court demanding a certified record of a particular case so the higher court (in this case, the US Supreme Court) can review the lower court's decision.When the lower court receives the writ, they send the case files to the Court. Meanwhile, the attorneys for both parties submit briefs, documents that present the points and arguments for each side of the case.The Supreme Court receives a petition for a writ of certiorari from one party to the case.The Supreme Court decides whether to hear the case: if they agree, they grant certiorari; if they refuse, they deny certiorari.If the Supreme Court grants certiorari, it sends a writ of certiorari to the lower court.The Supreme Court receives case files from the lower court.The Supreme Court receives briefs from the parties to the case.The Supreme Court may receive other documents, such as amicus briefs, etc.

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