“Decision Making in Collegial Courts” Please respond to the following:
- Describe at least four (4) factors that affect the decision-making process through collegial contact between judges. Provide a rationale for your response.
- Compare and contrast two (2) of the four (4) theories that influence acceptance of a case for appeal, as discussed in Chapter 13 of the text.
- Identify the theories that you believe are the most effective during the appeals process at increasing the likelihood that an appeal would be granted. Provide a rationale in your response.