5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Case Law
- Due Process Model
- Equal Protection Clause
- Miranda v. Arizona
- a A criminal justice perspective that emphasizes individual rights at all stages of justice system processing.
- b (civil law) a law established by following earlier judicial decisions
- c 14th amendment clause that prohibits states from denying equal protection under the law, and has been used to combat discrimination
- d The accused must be notified of their rights before being questioned by the police
- e a form of government in which power is divided between the federal, or national, government and the states
5 Multiple choice questions
- The body of law created by administrative agencies (in the form of rules, regulations, orders, and decisions) in order to carry out their duties and responsibilities.
- The period of American Policing during the late 19th century and early 20th centuries during which police forces served more to regulate crime pursuant to the wishes of corrupt politicians.
- An exception to the exclusionary rule. Law enforcement officers who conduct a search or who seize evidence on the basis of good faith that is, when they believe they are operating according to the dictates of the law and who later discover that a mistake was made perhaps in the format of the application for a search warrant may still use the seized evidence in the court.
- 1950s, political campaign, decreased last 30 years
- extremely high rates of imprisonment, particularly of African American males
5 True/False questions
Felony → a form of government in which power is divided between the federal, or national, government and the states
Factual Guilt → Deals with the issue of whether the defendant is actually responsible for the crime of which he or she stands accused.
Indictment → the situation of having been charged with a crime
Exclusionary Rule → Deals with the issue of whether the defendant is actually responsible for the crime of which he or she stands accused.
Reasonable Suspicion → (law) evidence sufficient to warrant an arrest or search and seizure