5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- War on Crime
- Gideon v. Wainwright
- Administrative Law
- Operation Ceasefire
- a A person who cannot afford an attorney may have one appointed by the government
- b a serious crime (such as murder or arson)
- c 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.
- d 1950s, political campaign, decreased last 30 years
- e address gun violence among juveniles/gangs. creation of interagency working partnership to assess the nature of gun problem & dynamics of youth violence, and identify effective intervention
5 Multiple choice questions
- A licensed trial lawyer hired or appointed to conduct the legal defense of a person accused of a crime and to represent him or her before a court of law.
- Laws written to separate blacks and whites in public areas/meant African Americans had unequal opportunities in housing, work, education, and government
- the system of police, courts, and prisons set up to deal with people who are accused of having committed a crime
- evidence that justifies an officer in stopping and questioning an individual believed to be involved in criminal activity
- A metaphor that describes crime that goes unreported to police and criminal justice officials and is never quantified.
5 True/False questions
Equal Protection Clause → (means after the fact) congress cannot pass a law that punishes a person retroactively; a person cannot be punished for something he/she did that was not a crime when it was committed
Eighth Amendment → the constitutional amendment that forbids cruel and unusual punishment, although it does not define this phrase. Through the fourteenth amendment, this bill of rights provision applies to the states.
Terry v. Ohio → established the exclusionary rule; evidence illegally obtained cannot be used in court; Warren Court's judicial activism
Escobedo v. Illinois → Ruled that a defendant must be allowed access to a lawyer before questioning by police.
Crime Control Model → A criminal justice perspective that emphasizes individual rights at all stages of justice system processing.