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Flashcards in Vocab 1-30 Deck (30):
1

A court order to not discuss a case

Gag order

2

Of little weight or importance

Frivolous

3

Right to conduct business

Free enterprise

4

A false representation of a matter

Fraud

5

Right to send mail without paying

Franking privileges

6

Owner gives permission to another to sell product

Franchise

7

Alters the writing of another

Forgery

8

Mortgaged property is sold to satisfy a debt

Foreclosure

9

Amount paid for bringing lender and borrower together

Finders fee

10

Founded upon trust/confidence

Fiduciary

11

Social security

F.I.C.A.

12

A crime of more serious nature

Felony

13

The BANK of all banks

Federal reserve system

14

Present market value

Fair value

15

Television stations provides both sides of a controversial issue

Fairness doctrine

16

Ensures equal television time for political candidates

Equal time doctrine

17

State surrenders a person to another state

Extradition

18

After the fact

Ex post facto

19

Removal of charge

Exonerate

20

Banishment

Exile

21

Appointed to carry out directions of a will

Executer

22

The act of avoiding or dodging

Evasion

23

Painless putting to death

Euthanasia

24

Relating to moral conduct or character

Ethics

25

Spying for a foreign country

Espionage

26

Fairness and justness between parties

Equity

27

Protection of right under the 14th

Equal protection clause

28

Inducing a person to commit a crime

Entrapment

29

Transfer of money/property as a gift

Endowment

30

Taking a persons money/property to apply towards a debt owned

Garnishment