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80 terms
Crime, Law, & Criminal Justice
Consensus View of Crime
Conflict View of Crime
Interactionist View of Crime
Moral Entrepreneurs
The majority of citizen's in society share common ideals and…
The law is controlled by the rich and powerful who shape its…
Criminal law reflects the values of people who use their soci…
People who wage moral crusades to control criminal law so tha…
Consensus View of Crime
The majority of citizen's in society share common ideals and…
Conflict View of Crime
The law is controlled by the rich and powerful who shape its…
80 terms
Crime, Law, & Criminal Justice
Consensus View of Crime
Conflict View of Crime
Interactionist View of Crime
Moral Entrepreneurs
The majority of citizen's in society share common ideals and…
The law is controlled by the rich and powerful who shape its…
Criminal law reflects the values of people who use their soci…
People who wage moral crusades to control criminal law so tha…
Consensus View of Crime
The majority of citizen's in society share common ideals and…
Conflict View of Crime
The law is controlled by the rich and powerful who shape its…
44 terms
Criminal Law and Juvenile Justice
Larceny
Homicide
Robbery
Assault
taking of another person's property. >$500 felony
Killing another person. felony
taking something from a person and using FORCE or threat of F…
Attempt to cause serious injury or to cause serious injury pu…
Larceny
taking of another person's property. >$500 felony
Homicide
Killing another person. felony
57 terms
Law and Justice: Criminal Law
four elements of a crime
mens rea
four categories of mens rea
intent
Mens Rea... Actus Reus... Causation... Concurrence
the mental requirement in criminal law, aka the guilty mind
intent... knowledge... recklessness... criminal negligence
the conscious desire to commit an illegal act
four elements of a crime
Mens Rea... Actus Reus... Causation... Concurrence
mens rea
the mental requirement in criminal law, aka the guilty mind
10 terms
Criminal Justice and Criminal Law
Felony
Misdemeanor
Infraction
Commerce Clause
A major crime that is punishable by a fine, imprisonment, or…
A less serious crime punishable by fine imprisonment or both.
A minor offense that is punishable by fine but not jail time.
Defined in the Constitution as the federals police force in t…
Felony
A major crime that is punishable by a fine, imprisonment, or…
Misdemeanor
A less serious crime punishable by fine imprisonment or both.
103 terms
criminal law and justice review
accidental death
accidental killing
homicide
criminal homicide
a death caused by unexpected or unintended means
A death that is the result of a purposeful human act lawfully…
(n.) the killing of one person by another
The purposeful, knowing, reckless, or negligent killing of on…
accidental death
a death caused by unexpected or unintended means
accidental killing
A death that is the result of a purposeful human act lawfully…
38 terms
Criminal Justice and Rule of Law
Procedural Law
Actus Reus
Substantive Law
Administrative Law
Process followed for the application of the law.
An act or omission for a crime to be committed.
Law which defines what is illegal and punishment afforded.
Laws regulating agencies: FCC, FDA, IRS, etc.....
Procedural Law
Process followed for the application of the law.
Actus Reus
An act or omission for a crime to be committed.
80 terms
Crime, Law, & Criminal Justice
Consensus View of Crime
Conflict View of Crime
Interactionist View of Crime
Moral Entrepreneurs
The majority of citizen's in society share common ideals and…
The law is controlled by the rich and powerful who shape its…
Criminal law reflects the values of people who use their soci…
People who wage moral crusades to control criminal law so tha…
Consensus View of Crime
The majority of citizen's in society share common ideals and…
Conflict View of Crime
The law is controlled by the rich and powerful who shape its…
80 terms
Crime, Law, & Criminal Justice
Consensus View of Crime
Conflict View of Crime
Interactionist View of Crime
Moral Entrepreneurs
The majority of citizen's in society share common ideals and…
The law is controlled by the rich and powerful who shape its…
Criminal law reflects the values of people who use their soci…
People who wage moral crusades to control criminal law so tha…
Consensus View of Crime
The majority of citizen's in society share common ideals and…
Conflict View of Crime
The law is controlled by the rich and powerful who shape its…
80 terms
Crime, Law, & Criminal Justice
Consensus View of Crime
Conflict View of Crime
Interactionist View of Crime
Moral Entrepreneurs
The majority of citizen's in society share common ideals and…
The law is controlled by the rich and powerful who shape its…
Criminal law reflects the values of people who use their soci…
People who wage moral crusades to control criminal law so tha…
Consensus View of Crime
The majority of citizen's in society share common ideals and…
Conflict View of Crime
The law is controlled by the rich and powerful who shape its…
18 terms
Law, Criminal, and Justice Quiz
Yes
stop and question
arrest warrant
Warrantless Probable
Can police go up to people on the street and speak to them?
If a law enforcement have a reasonable suspicion that a perso…
Ways to be arrested: They need an ______ ______
Ways to be arrested: ___________ arrest based on _______ cause
Yes
Can police go up to people on the street and speak to them?
stop and question
If a law enforcement have a reasonable suspicion that a perso…
35 terms
Law & Justice: Criminal Parties
principal
accomplice
accessory before the fact
accessory after the fact
the person who commits the crime
someone who helps another person commit the crime
a person who orders a crime or who helps the principal commit…
a person who, knowing a crime has been committed, helps the p…
principal
the person who commits the crime
accomplice
someone who helps another person commit the crime
45 terms
Criminal Law and Justice Quest
Defendant
Plaintiff
Prosecutor
Beyond the Reasonable Doubts
The person on trail/being charged with a crime
The person that brings the civil case
Attorney against defendant in criminal case
Criminal; there are reasonable doubts to guilt, not 100% but...
Defendant
The person on trail/being charged with a crime
Plaintiff
The person that brings the civil case
16 terms
Law and Criminal Justice Review
Name the institutions of social control
What percentage of cases end in a plea…
What are the 3 types of HAZMAT?
What is the police motto?
The CJS, the family, religion, schools, the media, and the law
90 %
Radiological, biological, and chemical
To serve and protect
Name the institutions of social control
The CJS, the family, religion, schools, the media, and the law
What percentage of cases end in a plea…
90 %
19 terms
Criminal Justice and Rule of Law
legal responsibility
civil law
substantive criminal law
procedural criminal law
the accountability of an individual for a crime because of th…
law regulating the relationships between or among individuals…
law that defines acts that are subject to punishment and spec…
law defining the procedures that criminal justice officials m…
legal responsibility
the accountability of an individual for a crime because of th…
civil law
law regulating the relationships between or among individuals…
35 terms
Law and Criminal Justice Systems
Due process
Fifth Amendment
What if you run your mouth to the cops…
What miranda rights to you have when i…
legal requirement that the state must respect all of the lega…
no person be required to testify against himself or herself i…
Voluntary Self Incrimination
Custody" is determined by a case-by-case... evaluation of the to…
Due process
legal requirement that the state must respect all of the lega…
Fifth Amendment
no person be required to testify against himself or herself i…
38 terms
Youth and Law: Criminal Justice
Arrest
Arrest Warrant
Probable Cause
Reasonable Suspicion
when a person suspected of a crime is taken into custody; con…
court order commanding that person named be taken into custod…
reason to believe that a specific person has committed a crim…
evidence that justifies an officer in stopping and questionin…
Arrest
when a person suspected of a crime is taken into custody; con…
Arrest Warrant
court order commanding that person named be taken into custod…
42 terms
Criminal Justice and the Rule of Law
Civil Law
Substantive Criminal Law
Procedural Criminal Law
Common Law
-law regulating the relationships between or among individual…
-law defining acts that are subject to punishment and specify…
-law defining the procedures that criminal justice officials…
-the anglo American system of uncodified law, in which judges…
Civil Law
-law regulating the relationships between or among individual…
Substantive Criminal Law
-law defining acts that are subject to punishment and specify…
29 terms
Criminal justice 2: criminal law
Presumption of innocence:
unanimous verdict
Hung jury
4th amend:
innocence until proven guilty beyond reasonable doubt
all of 12 of the jury members must agree otherwise it becomes…
no one agrees from the jury.... so what to do: ... 1. dismiss... 2. re…
search and seizure ( right to privacy)
Presumption of innocence:
innocence until proven guilty beyond reasonable doubt
unanimous verdict
all of 12 of the jury members must agree otherwise it becomes…
36 terms
Criminal Justice and the Rule of Law
Mala in se
Mala prohibita
Legality
Actus Reus
natural laws
man made laws
law that defines specific action as a crime
bad thought alone is not a crime
Mala in se
natural laws
Mala prohibita
man made laws
Vocab Criminal Justice (criminal law)
Torts
Plaintiffs
Damages
Punitive damages
private wrongs for which you can sure the party who wronged y…
those who sue for wrongs in tort cases
money plaintiffs get for the injuries they suffer
damages that make an example of defendants and punish them fo…
Torts
private wrongs for which you can sure the party who wronged y…
Plaintiffs
those who sue for wrongs in tort cases
16 terms
criminal justice- law
law
common law
statutory law
jurisprudence
the rules and regulations made and enforced by government tha…
law originating from usage and custom rather than from writte…
written or "codified" laws; the laws that are "on the books
the study of law and legal philosophy
law
the rules and regulations made and enforced by government tha…
common law
law originating from usage and custom rather than from writte…
11 terms
Criminal Law and Juvenile Justice Unit
crime
penalty
gangs
victim of crime
A violation of criminal law for which some governmental autho…
A punishment for doing something which is against a law or ru…
A group of people who take part in criminal activity... Synonyms…
A person that is injured or dies as a result of a crime.... Syno…
crime
A violation of criminal law for which some governmental autho…
penalty
A punishment for doing something which is against a law or ru…
15 terms
Law and Criminal Justice
Human Rights
Criminal laws
Felonies
Misdemeanor
The rights that all people have simply because they are human.
Regulate public conductand set duties owed to society
. More serious crimes such as Murder or robberies
Less serious crimes such as shoplifting
Human Rights
The rights that all people have simply because they are human.
Criminal laws
Regulate public conductand set duties owed to society
41 terms
Law & Justice Criminal
Crime
Criminal Case
Civil Case
Parties Of Litigation
public injury done with malice (society feels threatened, per…
costs of investigating and prosecuting are covered by govt
are private
prosecutor, plaintiff and defendant
Crime
public injury done with malice (society feels threatened, per…
Criminal Case
costs of investigating and prosecuting are covered by govt
36 terms
Criminal Justice & Law
Statutory Law
Common Law
Civil Law
Criminal Law
based on Constitution
judicially created, developed on case to case basis
relationships between individuals... Ex. divorce or custody, wills
offenses against individual deemed offensive to society, caus…
Statutory Law
based on Constitution
Common Law
judicially created, developed on case to case basis
45 terms
CRIMINAL JUSTICE-Criminal Law and Liberty
Rule of Law
Felony
Right to Privacy
Failure to Act
The restriction of the arbitrary exercise of power by subordi…
a crime, typically one involving violence, regarded as more s…
the concept that one's personal information is protected from…
An omission is a failure to act, which generally attracts dif…
Rule of Law
The restriction of the arbitrary exercise of power by subordi…
Felony
a crime, typically one involving violence, regarded as more s…
51 terms
Law and Criminal Justice
Referral Sale
Direct Action
Disclaimer
Recission
discount for giving name of person that referred product to you
action taken to impact business's profits
statement lessening responsibility
cancelling a contract and treating as if never happened
Referral Sale
discount for giving name of person that referred product to you
Direct Action
action taken to impact business's profits
62 terms
Crime, Law, & Criminal Justice
Consensus View of Crime
Conflict View of Crime
Interactionist View of Crime
Crime
The majority of citizen's in society share common ideals and…
The law is controlled by the rich and powerful who shape its…
Criminal law reflects the values of people who use their soci…
A violation of societal rules of behavior as interpreted and…
Consensus View of Crime
The majority of citizen's in society share common ideals and…
Conflict View of Crime
The law is controlled by the rich and powerful who shape its…
20 terms
Law and Criminal Justice
Human Rights
Reservations
Felony
Misdemeanor
The rights all people have simply because they are human beings
A legal way of making a provision less enforceable
A serious crime
Less serious crimes, the penalty being one year or less
Human Rights
The rights all people have simply because they are human beings
Reservations
A legal way of making a provision less enforceable
15 terms
Law & Criminal Justice
Human rights
Reservations
Felonies
Civil action
rights all people have simply becausd they are human beings
legal way of making a provision less enforceable than it othe…
more serious crime such as murder or robbery
lawsuit that can be brought by a person who feels wronged or…
Human rights
rights all people have simply becausd they are human beings
Reservations
legal way of making a provision less enforceable than it othe…
46 terms
Law: Criminal Justice
Probation
House arrest
Fine
Restitution
released and supervised
sentenced to serve a term in home. Defendants are now require…
money paid to the government
pay to make up for whatever loss or injury was caused to the…
Probation
released and supervised
House arrest
sentenced to serve a term in home. Defendants are now require…
20 terms
Criminal Justice: Criminal Law Quiz
Legality
Actus Reus (Pronunciation: Jose Reyes)
Causation
Harm
existence of a law about a crime; defining a crime.
a person must perform an ACT of omission; they cannot be conv…
there must be a causal relationship between an act and the ha…
an act must cause harm to some legally protected value (perso…
Legality
existence of a law about a crime; defining a crime.
Actus Reus (Pronunciation: Jose Reyes)
a person must perform an ACT of omission; they cannot be conv…
CRIMINAL LAW AND JUSTICE ADMINISTRATION
CRIME
CRIMINAL LAW
DIFFERENT TYPES OF CRIMES
PENAL CODE 148
-any act or omission in violation of penal law committed with…
rules and regulations that define and specify punishment for…
- STATUTORY LAW- laws or statutes made by legislature or gove…
willfully resist abstract or delay an officer or an emergency…
CRIME
-any act or omission in violation of penal law committed with…
CRIMINAL LAW
rules and regulations that define and specify punishment for…
9 terms
Criminal justice//Bail- Law
What is bail
Who can grant bail
Bail given by the police
Bail granted by the courts
Where any person is released after arrest and can remain at l…
-Police... -Magistrates ... -Crown court judge
-Can be given prior to the charge or following charge but has…
-Main power comes from the Bail Act 1976.... -Bail is a major co…
What is bail
Where any person is released after arrest and can remain at l…
Who can grant bail
-Police... -Magistrates ... -Crown court judge
75 terms
Criminal law and justice
Social justice
Criminal justice
Criminology
Civil justice
A concept that embraces all aspects of civilized life
The aspects of social justice that concern violations of the…
Scientific study of the causes and prevention of crime and th…
Concerns itself with fairness in relationship between citizen…
Social justice
A concept that embraces all aspects of civilized life
Criminal justice
The aspects of social justice that concern violations of the…
15 terms
Law and criminal justice
Human rights
Reservations
Criminal laws
Felonies
Rights that all people are born with
Legal way of making provisions less enforceable than it might…
Laws that would be brought only by government
Serious crimes
Human rights
Rights that all people are born with
Reservations
Legal way of making provisions less enforceable than it might…
21 terms
Criminal Justice System and Criminal Law
crime
mens rea
felony
misdemeanor
act that violates a duty to the community
required when your charged with a crime, a guilty mind ... inte…
large fine.. more than 1 year in prison, in prison you are se…
small fine.. less than 1 year in jail (hit with fist, steal l…
crime
act that violates a duty to the community
mens rea
required when your charged with a crime, a guilty mind ... inte…
27 terms
criminal justice and law
us constitution
statutory law
common law
civil law
"The supreme law of the land."
Law enacted by Congress, or by state legislatures or local le…
A system of law based on precedent and customs
Codes of behavior related to business and contractual relatio…
us constitution
"The supreme law of the land."
statutory law
Law enacted by Congress, or by state legislatures or local le…
19 terms
Criminal justice civil criminal law
Felony
Probation
Misdemeanor
Parole
I am a serious crime where the person is sentenced to a year…
I am a person who was arrested and convicted of a crime inste…
I am a minor crime which the person is sentenced for 11/29 or…
I am a person who was arrested and convicted of a crime and w…
Felony
I am a serious crime where the person is sentenced to a year…
Probation
I am a person who was arrested and convicted of a crime inste…
80 terms
Part 1: The Nature of Crime, Law, & Criminal Justice
Consensus View of Crime
Conflict View of Crime
Interactionist View of Crime
Moral Entrepreneurs
The majority of citizen's in society share common ideals and…
The law is controlled by the rich and powerful who shape its…
Criminal law reflects the values of people who use their soci…
People who wage moral crusades to control criminal law so tha…
Consensus View of Crime
The majority of citizen's in society share common ideals and…
Conflict View of Crime
The law is controlled by the rich and powerful who shape its…
51 terms
Law and Criminal Justice Final
Direct action
Warranty
Interest rates
Lease
the use of strikes, demonstrations, or other public forms of…
a written guarantee, issued to the purchaser of an article by…
the proportion of a loan that is charged as interest to the b…
Contract between two people
Direct action
the use of strikes, demonstrations, or other public forms of…
Warranty
a written guarantee, issued to the purchaser of an article by…
80 terms
Crime, Law, & Criminal Justice
Consensus View of Crime
Conflict View of Crime
Interactionist View of Crime
Moral Entrepreneurs
The majority of citizen's in society share common ideals and…
The law is controlled by the rich and powerful who shape its…
Criminal law reflects the values of people who use their soci…
People who wage moral crusades to control criminal law so tha…
Consensus View of Crime
The majority of citizen's in society share common ideals and…
Conflict View of Crime
The law is controlled by the rich and powerful who shape its…
59 terms
Criminal Law & Justice
17th and 18th Juvenile Court
First Juvenile Court in Illinois
Jacqualine
Parens Patriae
Adults and Juveniles were tried similarly
Established in Cook County
Convicted of murder and assist for another murder
"State as parent and guardian"... Children are not fully respons…
17th and 18th Juvenile Court
Adults and Juveniles were tried similarly
First Juvenile Court in Illinois
Established in Cook County
27 terms
Law and criminal justice
Human Rights
Reservation
Criminal Laws
Felonies
The rights of all people have simply because they are human b…
Legal way of making provisions less enforceable than it might…
Regulate public conduct and set out duties owed to society. O…
Murder or robbery are more serious crimes, punishment is more…
Human Rights
The rights of all people have simply because they are human b…
Reservation
Legal way of making provisions less enforceable than it might…
Criminal Law+Justice
Appeal
Appellate Jurisdiction
Bailiff court
Change of venue
Review the judgement
Lawful authority of a court to review a decision made by a lo…
Officer whose duties are to keep order in the courtroom
Movement of a trial
Appeal
Review the judgement
Appellate Jurisdiction
Lawful authority of a court to review a decision made by a lo…
19 terms
criminal justice law test
i am a serious crime where the person…
i am a person who was arrested and con…
i am a minor crime which the person is…
i am a person who was arrested and con…
felony
probation
misdemeanor
parole
i am a serious crime where the person…
felony
i am a person who was arrested and con…
probation
22 terms
Criminal law and justice .
Criminal law .
Penal code .
Civil laws .
Tort .
Fromal means of social control that uses rules . Interpreted…
The criminal law of a political jurisdiction .
A means of resolving conflicts between individuals .
A violation of the civil law .
Criminal law .
Fromal means of social control that uses rules . Interpreted…
Penal code .
The criminal law of a political jurisdiction .
19 terms
Criminal Justice Law
What percent of the world's prisoners…
Result of 25% of the prisoners being i…
Delinquent Offenders
Status Offenders
25%
overcrowding
youths who have committed acts that would be crimes if commit…
youths who have committed acts that would NOT be crimes if co…
What percent of the world's prisoners…
25%
Result of 25% of the prisoners being i…
overcrowding
21 terms
Criminal Law and Justice Midterm
Roper v. Simmons
Kennedy v. Louisiana
Mens reas
Mens rea- Purposely
Facts: juvenile commits murder (internationally/purposefully)…
Issue- does rape of a child constitute the death penalty. SC…
Culpable state of mind, the cognitive part of "willingly and…
Acting with a conscious desire to bring about a certain resul…
Roper v. Simmons
Facts: juvenile commits murder (internationally/purposefully)…
Kennedy v. Louisiana
Issue- does rape of a child constitute the death penalty. SC…
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