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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. Eighth Amendment
  2. Exclusionary Rule
  3. Dark Figure of Crime
  4. Bill of Rights
  5. Legal Guilt
  1. a 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.
  2. b A metaphor that describes crime that goes unreported to police and criminal justice officials and is never quantified.
  3. c when the prosecutor presents evidence to convince the judge the jury that the defendant is guilty as charged
  4. d The first ten amendments to the Constitution
  5. e a rule that provides that otherwise admissible evidence cannot be used in a criminal trial if it was the result of illegal police conduct

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. An attorney employed by the government to represent criminal defenders who cannot afford to pay for a lawyer.
  2. a distinct set of values beliefs and behaviors deemed acceptable within the law enforcement professions (authority, danger, social isolation and efficiency)
  3. the system of police, courts, and prisons set up to deal with people who are accused of having committed a crime
  4. Deals with the issue of whether the defendant is actually responsible for the crime of which he or she stands accused.
  5. the situation of having been charged with a crime

5 True/False questions

  1. Courtroom Work Group1950s, political campaign, decreased last 30 years


  2. Substantive Criminal LawThe part of the law that defines crimes and specifies punishments.


  3. War on Crimea government official who conducts criminal prosecutions on behalf of the state


  4. Constitutional Lawlaw based on the constitution and supreme court decisions


  5. Escobedo v. IllinoisRuled that a defendant must be allowed access to a lawyer before questioning by police.