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The Right to Appeal

The structure and foundation of our court system is grounded that every person is entitled to a fair and swift trial. However, there have been those cases in which the law wasn't upheld and the defendant felt they didn't receive a just trial (often based on evidence, jury, court actions, or law). Furthermore, it's the person's right to appeal the outcome of a trial court's decision provided there's just cause. Regardless of the person's crime, it's their Constitutional right to receive fair treatment in the court of law based on the laws.

Discuss the legal basis that a person can appeal to a trial court's decision. Additionally, discuss the legal basis for pursuing a case in appeals court and how it differs from the legal basis for a case in the trial court.

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A trial court is the first court that a person will be tried for the crime they committed. The trial court entails all members of the court; judge, prosecutor, defense attorney, and jury. Facts and evidence are argued by the prosecutor and defense attorney and presented to the jury during the trial. The legal basis for a trial court is based on the laws governing the crime, evidence, and court room proceedings and etiquette. Failure of a judge to follow these laws, such as overruling objections that might have been detrimental to the defendant's case, ...

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A trial court is the first court that a person will be tried for the crime they committed. The trial court entails all members of the court; judge, prosecutor, defense attorney, and jury. Facts and evidence are argued by the prosecutor and defense attorney and presented to the jury during the trial. The legal basis for a trial court is based on the laws governing the crime, evidence, and court room proceedings and etiquette.....

325 word essay with reference

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