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the process by which you attempt to influence the behavior of others, often according to predetermined goals.

Advocacy

2

A proceeding within an administrative agency that seeks to resolve a dispute in a manner that is similar to a court (i.e. judicial proceeding)

Quasi- Judicial proceeding

3

Procedural protections that are required before the government can take away or refuse to grant liberty or a public benefit.

Procedural Due Process

4

Information about a fact; knowledge of something

notice

5

A proceeding convened to resolve a dispute during which parties in the dispute can present their case.

hearing

6

prejudice for or against something or someone. An inclination or tendency to think and to act in a certain way. A danger of prejudgment.

Bias

7

Being present when others give evidence against you and having the opportunity to question them

confrontation

8

questioning of a witness at a hearing by an opponent after the other side has conducted a direct examination of that witness.

Cross-Examination

9

Logically tending to establish or disprove a fact. Pertinent. Evidence having any tendency to make the existence of a fact more probable or less probable that it would be without the evidence.

relevant

10

Asking a higher tribunal to review or reconsider the decision of an inferior tribunal.

appeal

11

A government officer who presides over a hearing at an administrative agency.

Administrative law judge (ALJ)

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Pertaining to a conflict-resolution proceeding in which all opposing parties to the conflict or dispute are not present.

nonadversarial

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noted or recorded in an official record of the proceeding

on the record

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A written or printed statement of facts made by a person (Affiant) before a person with authority to administer the oath.

Affidavit

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to go through all dispute-solving avenues that are available in an administrative agency before asking a court to review what the agency did

Exhaust Administrative Remedies