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Manner in which the Court takes Jurisdiction
Variable Name
jurisdiction
Spaeth Name
JUR
Normalizations
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The Court uses a variety of means whereby it undertakes to consider cases that it has been petitioned to review. These are listed below. The most important ones are the writ of certiorari, the writ of appeal, and for legacy cases the writ of error, appeal, and certification.
 
Values:
1 cert
2 appeal
3 bail
4 certification
5 docketing fee
6 rehearing or restored to calendar for reargument
7 injunction
8 mandamus
9 original
12 stay
13 writ of error
14 writ of habeas corpus
15 unspecified, other
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