American law has a fun, fascinating and colorful history and ALL the bizarre terms to go with it. Take this quiz to see how well you know the definitions of some very unusual words that are as much a part of American law system as are the lawyers, laws and court system itself. They are terms you've heard ever since you can remember—but do you know what those words really mean? There's only one way to tell—take this quiz to see how well you can identify these pretty tricky legal terms!
Do you know what happens in the court system? Do you know what a lawyer does? Do you know the different types of law there are? Do you know what happens when someone is arrested? Do you know how a lawyer argues a case? Do you know what laws are on the books? Do you even know what "on the books" means? If you said "yes' to any of those questions, this is the quiz for you!
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