The Department of Homeland Security in collaboration with the public and private sectors, tribes, territorial governments, and nongovernmental organizations publishes the Quadrennial Homeland Security Review (QHSR) every four years for Congress for review. The last QHSR was published 2014 and will be published again in 2018. Read the fact sheet for the 2014 Quadrennial Homeland Security Review (QHSR) and respond with support to the following questions: Can you identify any additional key drivers of risk that should appear in the 2018 QHSR to Congress? Review the 2014 Strategic Priorities for Homeland Security. Identify a priority and discuss if you think […]
The use of capital punishment has long been a contentious issue in America. While there seems to be little evidence that the death penalty acts as a deterrent, proponents argue that deterrence is not the only function of punishment. Proponents believe that certain crimes simply deserve the harshest punishment, regardless of its potential for deterrence. Prepare a PowerPoint presentation of 8-10 slides that addresses the following points about capital punishment. Your slides should be clear and concise, with supporting elaboration in the “notes” area. What does it typically cost to execute someone? Why does it take so long and cost […]
1) 250 Words MIN!! Here are the articles: https://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/news/politics… https://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/news/politics… Two Union Tribune articles that cover the SDSU Racial Profiling report submitted to the SD Mayors Office have been linked in Course documents. The first article was written right after the findings became public. The second article was written a few months later and outlined the impact the study had on the city. The original report was written by several members of the SDSU Criminal Justice Department and as with any study of a controversial topic, there is disagreement in regards to their findings. I’ve attached the full report from […]
150 Words MIN** https://www.factcheck.org/2018/06/is-illegal-immig… Most would agree that the issue of immigration is among the most polarizing political issues facing this country. In the Course documents I’ve attached a link to an article regarding the relationship of crime to immigrants and how that perceived relationship is used to help shape policy. Please read and offer up your own assessment. How has the politics of immigration impacted your own lives, if at all? This forum is worth up to two points and is available through next Monday March 18th.
PLEASE CREATE MYS POST AND THE PEERS POST: Reflect on partisanship in the Congress and discuss the proper role of the minority party in each house of the Congress. Is the frequent use of the filibuster for ideological purposes an act of patriotism or partisan politics at its worst? Also discuss the proper role of the majority party in each house of the Congress. In responding to your classmates, discuss if you think its members should exclude the minority party whenever possible or try to compromise with them. PEER 1 POST: The chief job of the minority party is to […]
PLEASE CREATE MY POST AND MY PEERS POST: Lacey is involved in a violent marriage for five years. One night, after her husband pushes her down the stairwell and proceeds to continuously beat her, Lacey shoots him. She calls 911, reports the crime, and asks for an ambulance. At the hospital, a detective interviews her and notes that she appears to be quite calm when explaining what happened. Lacey admits to killing her husband but claims that it was a cycle of abuse and that she was scared for her life. The detective charges Lacey with murder in the first […]
PLEASE CREATE MY POST AND MY PEERS POST; After reviewing Georgia v. Randolph and Fernandez v. California, answer the following questions: What defenses, if any, were asserted in these cases? How did these cases impact law enforcement and prosecutors? Do you agree with the U.S. Supreme Court’s decisions? Were these decisions consistent with each other? How does consistency in legal decisions positively and negatively impact law-enforcement officers and attorneys? Review the posts of your fellow learners and respond to at least two. In your response posts, you must do one or more of the following: Ask an analytical question. Offer […]
Visit the Choose Your Business Structure (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site. section of the U.S. Small Business Administration’s website. If you were to start your own business, which business entity structure would you choose? Justify why your chosen structure is the best organizational form. Explain the following business structures: sole proprietorship, partnership, LLC, and a corporation. In your analysis address the following for each business structure: Steps to form Personal liability for owners Taxation Advantages and disadvantages Your paper must be three to five pages (excluding title and reference pages), and it must be formatted according […]
Research the U.S. Supreme Court case, Miranda vs. Arizona, paying particular attention to the transcript of the oral arguements. Prepare a 700- to 1,050-word summary of the argument of the case. Include the following: Briefly describe the facts of the case. When was the case argued? Which lawyers argued the case for each side? Summarize the arguments of counsel regarding self-incrimination. Why is the case significant with respect to the right to counsel and self-incrimination?
Question Description Please respond to each question set in the order in which it appears below, inserting thenumber of the question set as a heading or in the first line of the response to that set. QUESTION SET ONE Repacordy, Inc. is thinking about revising its employee 401(k) plan. When it recently met with Total Investments: Total suggested that after deducting employee plan contributions from paychecks, Repacordy delay investing the funds for 90 days. Total said that many employers use that approach to create a floating pool of income for their own operational costs. Total agreed that the 401(k) plan […]