习题1
 
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1、请为下列术语选择合适的英文释义。

A.    habeas corpus

B.     affidavit

C.     arson

D.    amicus curiae

E.     alibi

(1)              It is a formal sworn statement of fact, signed by the author, who is called the affiant or deponent, and witnessed as to the authenticity of the fact.

(2)              Someone who is not a party to a case volunteers to offer information to assist a court in deciding a matter before it.

(3)              It is the crime of intentionally or maliciously setting fire to structures or wildland areas.

(4)              It is a type of defense found in legal proceedings by demonstrating that the defendant was not in the place where an alleged offense was committed.

(5)              It is a writ, or legal action, through which a prisoner can be released from unlawful detention.

2、请将下列汉语句子翻译成英文,注意其中专门术语的表达。

(1)              法人以它的主要办事机构所在地为住所。

(2)              1994年《行政诉讼法》允许公民对滥用职权或渎职的官员提起诉讼。

(3)              委托他人代为诉讼,必须向人民法院提交由委托人签名或者盖章的授权委托书。

(4)              无效的合同或者被撤销的合同自始没有法律约束力。

(5)              离婚案件有诉讼代理人的,本人除不能表达意志的以外,仍应出庭。

3、请将下列英文句子翻译成汉语,注意其中专门术语的表达。

(1)              We the people of the United States do ordain and establish this Constitution for the United States of America.

(2)              I do nominate my husband, Black Smith as Executor of this my Last Will and Testament.

(3)              An appeal is a request to a higher (appellate) court for that court to review and change the decision of a lower court.

(4)              The terms punitive damages or exemplary damages refer to money damages awarded to punish the other’s conduct, as well as to deter others from such conduct in the future.