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    Cool Brain Teasers

    Hey guys!

    heres sum brain teasers, enjoy!


    Question 1

    Patrick wants to find out if s.4 of the criminal justice and public order act 1994 is still in force. Should he:-

    1. Go and check the act in the library.
    2. Check the act online on the HMSO website.
    3. Use the current law citatory.
    4. any of the above.


    Question 2

    The binding part of a legal decision is known as the

    1. obiter dicta
    2. ratio decidendi
    3. inter alia
    4. stare decisis


    Question 3

    Who among the following could prosecute on behalf of the crown in criminal cases?

    1. The procurator fiscal.
    2. The advocate general.
    3. The lord advocate.
    4. The lord president.


    Question 4

    Arbitration has fallen into disuse because

    1. it is merely litigation without the wigs
    2. it is too slow and expensive
    3. it is not supported by the courts
    4. its decisions are not enforceable

    Question 5

    If a child does not accept grounds who may do so on their behalf

    1. Chair of the panel
    2. the reporter
    3. the sheriff
    4. the parents or relevant persons


    Question 6

    Which of the following statements are true

    1. There are 12 members of the jury in a Scottish criminal trial.
    2. all criminal appeals in Scotland are heard by the high court of justiciary
    3. the granting of bail before a trial always involves lodging a sum of money with court
    4. Under summary procedure the document which sets out the charge against the individual is called the indictment.

    Question 7

    In an average year how many Act of parliament has the Scottish parliament passed?

    1. 0-20
    2. 30-50
    3. 60-80
    4. 120-150


    Question 8

    Which of the following do not create statutory sources of law

    1. House of commons
    2. high court of justiciary
    3. the council of Europe
    4. the Scottish parliament
    5. the European union


    Question 9

    Adjudication in the construction industry is hugely successful because

    1. it is cheap and cheerful
    2. it is supported by the courts
    3. it is exactly what the industry wanted
    4. it is rough justice
    5. its decisions can be appealed

    Question 10

    The Children’s hearing system exists to

    1. Punish a child for criminal actions
    2. assist children who are victims of crime
    3. impose compulsory measures on parents
    4. review the changing needs of a child
    Question 11

    Which of the following can hear appeals in civil cases within the Scottish legal system?

    1. The sheriff principal
    2. the lord justice general
    3. the outer house of the court of session
    4. the inner house of the court of session
    5. the house of lords
    6. the high court of justiciary


    Question 12

    Which of the following courts deal with criminal cases within the Scottish legal system?

    1. The high court of justiciary
    2. the outer house of the court of session
    3. the house of lords
    4. the district court


    Question 13

    Which of the following does not have what is sometimes termed a ‘mixed or hybrid system of law?

    1. Louisiana
    2. Scotland
    3. South Africa
    4. England

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    Default Re: Brain Teasers

    Quote Quoting reece
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    Hey guys!

    heres sum brain teasers, enjoy!

    Brain teasers??

    sound more like homework questions to me.

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    Default Re: Brain Teasers

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    Brain teasers??

    sound more like homework questions to me.
    Agree - never seen this type of brain teasers before.

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    Could give her the wrong answers for tricking us.

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