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NCJ Number: 44174 Find in a Library
Title: GLOSSARY OF TERMS USED IN THE FEDERAL COURTS
Author(s): L G WHYTE
Date Published: 1977
Page Count: 33
Sponsoring Agency: Administrative Office of the United States Courts
Washington, DC 20544
Sale Source: Administrative Office of the United States Courts
Supreme Court Building
Washington, DC 20544
United States of America
Type: Vocabulary/Thesaurus
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: DESIGNED FOR USE IN THE OFFICE OF THE CLERK OF COURT, THIS GLOSSARY EXPLAINS OPERATIONS AND TERMINOLOGY OF THE COURT.
Abstract: A NARRATIVE INTRODUCES COMMON TERMS USED IN CIVIL ACTIONS, APPEALS, RECORDKEEPING, AND CRIMINAL ACTIONS. THE CONCEPT OF JURISDICTION IS DISCUSSED. THE NARRATIVE SECTION IS SUPPLEMENTED BY A GLOSSARY OF TERMS IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER.
Index Term(s): Court clerk; Federal courts
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