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Standing

We have right to be in court and seek relief from court

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Without standing we can't ask for

Suppression

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Mootness

Difunious case

The issue has been resolved so no longer needed to go to court

Difunious case- sues school bc ppl got in with lower scores so he has temp admission

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Ripeness

Means the case is ready to be resolved and brought to court

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Jurisdiction

Power/authority for certain court to dual out justice

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Types of jursidiction

Geographical- keep it regional- don't resolve outside of yours
Subject matter- certain cases can be tried
-- custody - fam court
-- felonies - county court

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Statue of limitations

Gov only has certain amount of time to charge someone
If not within 5 years then it's dropped ( for felony other than A level- drug sale. Rape, kidnapping, murder)
How long for MISDOMEANERS - 2 years
How many days to file civil claim - 90 days

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Doctrine of stare decisis (precedent)

No new ruling on old issues
All courts follow Supreme Court precedent
States have own hierarchies

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Oviter dictum

Way to get around percedent
"By the way"

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Ratio decidendni

Reason or ration for decision