Tx Pol Chapter 12 Quiz
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What is one reason the judge gives in the video for Cole being wrongfully convicted?
The prosecutor deliberately ignored evidence.
What is one remedy requested by the Cole family?
Independent review of cases
Those who engage in organized crime, repeat offenders, and those who commit hate crimes receive enhanced punishment, which means:
They are punished as though they had committed the next higher degree of felony.
According to statistics compiled by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, two characteristics shared by inmates in state prisons are:
Poor education levels and substance abuse