AS Law - The Judiciary

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1. Which of these is a judicial qualification requirement for a law lord?

  • 7 year general qualification
  • 15 years in supreme court or holding existing judicial office
  • 20 years in Parliament and 5 years practising in courts
  • 10 year high court qualification or existing high court judge position
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2. What does the judicial appointments commission do?

  • To appoint a jury
  • To select possible MPs
  • To select judges
  • To appoint magistrates

3. What is seperation of powers?

  • The idea of the three powers of the state: parliament, the monarch and the prime minister
  • The idea of the three powers of the state: the good, the bad and the ugly
  • The idea of the three powers of the state: legislative, executive and judicial
  • The idea of the three powers of the state: literal, broad and purposive

4. What is immunity from suit?

  • Removal of a duty of care
  • Ability to dress how they wish
  • Protection from being sued for court performance
  • Protection from dismissal

5. Which of these is not an inferior judge?

  • A puisne judge
  • A recorder judge
  • A district judge
  • A circuit judge

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Smith E

With the exception of question 1, an accurate resource. You might find some of the proposed answers amusing; a creative mind put this together. 

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