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Court of Last Resort

Mental Illness and the Law

by Carol A. B. Warren

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by University Of Chicago Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Crime & criminology,
  • Disability: social aspects,
  • Public health & safety law,
  • Law,
  • Legal Reference / Law Profession,
  • USA,
  • Mental Health,
  • Law / Mental Health,
  • California,
  • Commitment and detention,
  • Insane,
  • Mental health laws,
  • Mentally ill

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages273
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9353300M
    ISBN 100226873897
    ISBN 109780226873893
    OCLC/WorldCa21216355

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    lower level trial courts and the court of last resort. Their jurisdiction is often broader than courts of last resort. They can review both the facts and the law of a case. Like courts of last resort, they have a wide variety of names, such as the Court of Appeals (e.g. Federal), Superior Court, Commonwealth Court, Court of Criminal Appeals File Size: 67KB. The State of Texas has two courts of last resort (state supreme courts): The Supreme Court of Texas is the highest appellate court for juvenile and civil cases; The Court of Criminal Appeals is.

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