Regarding the case U.S. v. Haynes (1998) 143 F.3d 1089 (7th Cir, 1998), present an argument in defense of Haynes’ conduct. Make sure you back up your argument with a legal and factual basis. Must be at least 250 to 300 word count in APA format.
Theoretical Perspectives and Delinquency There are many perspectives used to explain juvenile delinquency. One such perspective, the psychodynamic theory, suggests delinquent behavior is rooted in both social experiences and individual characteristics. The routine activities theory suggests that delinquency is the result of criminal opportunities present to would-be offenders. On the basis of the given information, answer the following questions: Is delinquency learned, or is it just a part of one’s genetic makeup? Should juveniles be treated for their delinquent behaviors, or should they be punished? Do you think juvenile delinquent theories can be applied to all behaviors of juveniles? How […]
Assignment: 300 to 400 words First of all, read the short article below and watch the following videos: Military LSD Testing (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site. Inside the Tripper’s Brain (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site. Inside LSD (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site. LSD for Depression and Addiction (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site. How do you feel about the military using soldiers to test drugs such as LSD without their knowledge? If it were legal, would you consider trying LSD? Why or why not? What […]
Write a well informed paragraph in which you explain the pretrial process, along with the following associated activities: The prosecutor’s duty to disclose exculpatory information Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.
Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper in which you articulate how a defendant’s rights at trial can be assured. Discuss the pretrial process, jury selection (ex: voir dire), and determine how to insure this defendant is provided the rights to: a speedy trial an impartial judge an impartial jury Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.
You will complete the assigned readings and post a 400-word thread answering the Discussion Board question assigned from the readings. Threads require a minimum of 3 properly formatted citations. The thread must be submitted in the Discussion Board Forum’s textbox as well as a properly formatted, current APA Word document. In his 2001 article, “Good to Great”, Jim Collins found 11 companies that went from good to great and metaphorically discussed how each of them did this. Of particular note was how Collins described the transformation of Wells Fargo. Using the Hedgehog Concept, Collins argued that leaders are hedgehogs, not […]
In order to get the maximum points, each student MUST answer the discussion question substantively and provide an example that demonstrates his or her understanding of the material. Substantially answering each question means using AT LEAST six (6) detailed sentences. In addition, each student must respond to AT LEAST two other student’s postings in the Discussion Forum using AT LEAST six (6) detailed sentences. Students SHOULD NOT agree or compliment other students, as this will not count towards their grade. APA referencing IS NOT required. 1. What are the typical motivations of most active shooters in the United States? How […]
Criminal justice administrators must be aware that the public maintains great interest in the operation of their agencies. Particularly when dangerous lawbreakers are involved, mistakes can be costly, and are reported publicly. To what extent does an agency’s dependence on public opinion impede or encourage planned change? What changes should the management of a troubled correctional facility make to keep the employees happy and prevent the public from going against the facility? Provide an example of a significant research study done in the criminal justice field. How have the results of this research study revolutionized the working of the criminal […]
This week’s required readings discuss the legal rights and remedies of crime victims. Victimization can be devastating to an individual, to families, to communities, and to society. With contemporary understanding of the immediate and residual effects of victimization came the development of certain rights to redress and remedies to attempt to address the wrongs perpetrated against victims. Address the following in your initial post: In what ways can victimization be addressed? In your response, critically analyze the rise of victimology and at least one remedy stemming from the criminal justice system’s response to victimization. Explain its pros and cons and […]
This week’s required readings discuss crime victims’ participation in the criminal justice system and the impact that it has on the victim. Contemporary victimization is multifaceted. On the one hand, advancements in technology and knowledge acquisition have allowed investigators and law enforcement officials to effectively and efficiently address instances of victimization. On the other hand, residual effects of advancements have also presented negative costs to society and to individual victims and their families. Address the following in your initial post: Analyze the evolution of the media’s role in assisting and hindering investigation of victimization. Critique the criminal justice system’s response […]