5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Comparative Negligence
- Interference with prospective advantage
- Plea bargain
- a a tort where there is an intentional and unjustified intervention with a relationship that a party had been developing with others in an effort to obtain new business or more business
- b juries are permitted to compare the levels of negligence to determine if Plaintiff was in any manner at fault for the injuries s/he sustained, and if so then reduce a verdict by the amount
- c a negotiated agreement between a prosecutor and a criminal defendant for the defendant to plead guilty to a lesser offense or to only one of multiple charges in exchange for concessions such as a lighter sentence or a dismissal of the other charges
- d the failure to do something that a reasonable person, guided by the ordinary considerations that regulate human affairs, would do or the doing of something that a reasonable person would not do
- e generally, a legal excuse for the use of force to resist an attack on one's person or to defend another person who is under attack or property that is under attack
5 Multiple choice questions
- the offering, giving, receiving, or soliciting of something of value for the purpose of influencing the action of an official in the discharge of public or legal duties
- land, the products of land and property that cannot be moved
- the intentional detention or restraint of an individual by another
- "Beyond a Reasonable Doubt.
- a wrong committed upon the person or property of another, where the actor is expressly or impliedly judged to have intended to commit the act that led to the injury
5 True/False questions
Mens rea → the state of mind of the actor
Misrepresentation → words or conduct by a person to another that, under the circumstances, amount to a false statement
Actus reus → guilty act; the wrongful deed that constitutes the physical component of a crime; usually must be joined with mens rea to establish criminal liability
Misdemeanors are charged by a document known as an → Information which is compiled by a victim and the police.
Statute of limitations → actus reus and mens rea are proven in evidence law then a conviction results.