Double Jeopardy

Instructions: What is double jeopardy? Examine the Blockburger rule. identify and explain the four situations in which double jeopardy does not apply.

Shock incarceration

Instructions: In regards to juveniles what is shock incarceration. What are the advantages and disadvantages of this type of confinement

Legislative Initiative

Instructions: Identify a legislative initiative that applies to your selected topic. The legislation can be a bill or law already passed or one that is pending. Research the legislation in the following areas: The legislation’s history: What events initiated the legislative movement? Who would benefit […]

Forensic Psychology

Instructions: You are required to respond to the discussion questions, they are designed to address course topics and course objectives 1.Discussion question one based on chapter one:  There are five pathways for influencing the legal system.  Discuss the role of the expert witness.  Include comments […]

American Legal System

Instructions: You are required to respond to each of the discussion questions. You are not required to use an outside source for your response; however, if you do use an outside source you are expected to properly cite it as a reference based on APA […]

Critiquing an oral argument

Question: Now it is your turn to critique an oral argument. I imagine you have all seen the headline Fisher v University of Texas (2016) ruling (or at least the concept of affirmative action as it relates to university acceptance). Your assignment is to listen to the […]

Supreme Court

Question: Text book –  Magstadt, T. M. (2017). Understanding politics: Ideas, institutions, and issues (12th ed.). Boston, MA: Cengage. Discussion- Required ResourcesRead/review the following resources for this activity: Textbook: Chapter 11, 12, 13 Lesson Minimum of 1 scholarly source Initial Post InstructionsUsing the Supreme Court’s […]

Law article analysis

Question: Using the article, “Atlanta Man Convicted by Jury for Multimillion Dollar Fraud Schemes,” explain who would likely have been called in as an expert witness in this case and why. Imagine the interview that took place with Jean Daniel Perkins, what would the interviewer(s) likely have […]

Lawsuit Defense Strategy

Question: Perform an analysis of the problem facing Allied Insurance and prepare a report that summarizes your findings and recommendations. Be sure to include the following items: A decision tree A recommendation regarding whether Allied should accept John’s initial offer to settle the claim for […]

Cumulative essay

Questions: Discuss the advantages and disadvantages of alternative dispute resolution compared to litigation.If you were entering into a business contract which would you prefer to see in the contract? Why? Shoplifting is a very serious problem for retail store owners, with millions of dollars of […]