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  1. Fernandez V. California: Fourth Amendment Upheld?

    Fernandez v. California: Fourth Amendment Upheld? POL 303 August 4, 2013   The Merit case of Fernandez v. California is seeking to determine whether the Constitutional rights of Walter Fernandez were violated under the 4th Amendment when law enforcement conducted a search of his residence...

  2. Us Bill of Rights " First Amendment"

    Killingsworth | U.S. Bill of Rights | “Amendment I” | | | 2/19/2011 | | “The First Amendment” In the beginning, our founding fathers where working on drafting a formal Constitution for our newly formed country. The representatives for some of the newly formed states, worried about...

  3. The Sixth Amendment

    The Sixth Amendment The 6th Amendment focuses completely on the rights of a person accused of committing a crime by the government. The 6th Amendment contains seven specific protections for people accused of crimes. These seven rights are: the right to a speedy trial, the right to a public trial...

  4. First Amendment Paper

    1 First Amendment Lynda Davis Hist/301 September 16, 2012 Nort Seever 2 The word “privacy” is not mentioned in the Constitution, although the Constitution does strongly imply the right to privacy. The right to privacy is evident in the first 10 amendments. The First Amendment protects the...

  5. The Abortion Case Roe vs Wade

    The Abortion Case: Roe vs. Wade Abstract Roe vs. Wade is one of the most controversial cases in U.S. history. The historic decision made by the U.S. Supreme Court in 1973 legalized abortion on a federal level. Now more than thirty years later people all over the country are trying to overturn the...

  6. Court Systems Essay 1

    Court Systems Tiffany M. Jones Survey of Justice and Security/AJS 502 August 31, 2011 Richard S. Teresi Sr. Court Systems The criminal court system in the United States of America is very important today. Without it, there would be no justice for anyone. With the help of local, state, and federal...

  7. Easy Availablity of Information Regarding Public Issues and Policies

    to vote is the easy availability of information regarding public issues and policies. The information is all nonbiased - it is just the facts. People can get on this website and research the issues that are important to them, the ones that will make a difference in their live, and see how the people...

  8. Criminal Justice in Action: Responsibilities of State and Federal Courts

    Responsibilities of State and Federal Courts   Federal court and State court are the two main court systems today. There are several levels of court that these two systems are made up to. Every court is limited in some way, one being jurisdiction. A state trial court has jurisdiction over residents over...

  9. miranda case

    974, 16 L.Ed.2d 694, 36 O.O.2d 237, 39 O.O.2d 63 (Cite as: 384 U.S. 436, 86 S.Ct. 1602) tained in violation of Fifth Amendment privilege against self-incrimination. Supreme Court of the United States Ernesto A. MIRANDA, Petitioner, v. STATE OF ARIZONA. Michael VIGNERA, Petitioner, v. STATE OF...

  10. The Fourth Amendment

    fourth amendment, unlawful search and seizure, and will explain what is considered to be unlawful and what is not. This paper will also discuss the right of privacy that Americans are entitled to as citizens of the United States. Events that have marked history in regards to the fourth amendment will...

  11. Amendment 4 Project

    Dorisel Pena Amendment 4 Search and Seizure Project August 9, 2015 Article 1 Bibliographic Information: Doty, R. L., Wudarski, T., Marshall, D. A., & Hastings, L. (2004). Marijuana odor perception: Studies modeled from probable cause cases. Law and Human Behavior, 28(2), 223-33. Retrieved from...

  12. Research Proposal

    Research Project Case study on Tesco Plc New product development Abstract New product development is considered as the most important issue in the global competitive market. The aims and objectives of this research are to investigate and study how to develop new products and services ofTesco Plc...

  13. it is a very good one

    Kulkarni of Interlake High School The 2001 USA PATRIOT Act was first signed to take care of national security concerns in the light of the twin towers attacks. This act was re-signed by president Obama in 2015 as the USA Freedom Act and was incomplete in its protection of American citizens from unwarranted...

  14. The Role Of Plea Bargaining

    no coincidence how it has changed the court system in its entirety. The role of the plea bargain in the criminal justice system is often misunderstood and frequently critiqued. Plea bargains help to avoid lengthy trials and help to manage the caseload that passes through court, but they come with the...

  15. United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit Robert A McClure, Petitioner Appellant, V. Frank Thompson, Respondent-Appellee

    United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit. Robert A. McClure, Petitioner Appellant, v. Frank Thompson, Respondent-Appellee A brief overview to the case we will review is basically the petitioner, convicted in state court of three counts of aggravated murder, sought federal habeas relief...

  16. Landmark Supreme Court Decisions

    Landmark Supreme Court Decisions Scott Nagao 3/10/97 Period 7 About 32 years ago, in December of 1965, a group of adults and students from Des Moines, Iowa gathered to show their dislike towards American involvement in the Vietnam War. They decided to wear black armbands and fast...

  17. Court Issues

    Court Issues JoyAnn Czudek CJA/394 June 24, 2013 Kevin Dzioba Court Issues The criminal justice system has changed tremendously over the decades and so has society. It is important that the court system make changes to keep up with the times. There are parts of the court system that need to...

  18. Death Penalty and Furman V. Georgia Case

    The death penalty or capital punishment has been part of our humanity for years and years. It has existed since ancient times, according to people a person who has committed an atrocious act, was sentence to death penalty or capital punishment. The death penalty began back in the 18th century B.C. in...

  19. Miranda V Arizona Case Brief

    IDENTIFICATION: Miranda v. Arizona, 384 U.S. 436, 86 S. Ct. 1602, 16 L. Ed. 2d 694, 1966 U.S. 2. FACTS: Miranda was arrested and taken to the police station where officers questioned him for two hours. Miranda signed a confession. The confession stated that it was made voluntarily and that Miranda had full...

  20. 10th Amendment

    10th Amendment is to draw a line between the federal and state government’s powers. This amendment also protects their powers from each other. This amendment has been used to define the federal government’s power to tax, law enforcement and federal regulations. At one point in time this amendment was...

  21. CONTEMPT OF COURT

    CONTEMPT OF COURT Black’s Law Dictionary defines “contempt of court” as: any act which is calculated to embarrass, hinder, or obstruct the court in administration of justice, or which is calculated to lessen its authority or its dignity. Committed by a person who does any act in wilful contravention...

  22. Gun Control Case in the Supreme Court

    Control On the date November 20, 2007 the Supreme Court decided to hear the Gun Control Case. They would decide whether or not the Constitution grated individuals the right to keep guns in their hoes for private use. The court accepted the case on the District of Columbia’s 31 year old prohibition...

  23. The History of Disability Issues

    Why reflect on disability issues through our history? The saying “Those that do not learn from the past are destined to repeat it” might be a very good reason for reflection. What we have to learn and feel about disabilities and the individuals that are physically and mentally bound to living with them...

  24. Tort/Criminal Case Study

    Case Study: Bolam v Friern Hospital Management Committee [1957] (Queen's Bench Division). Instruction: a) You have to highlight the fact, issue and decision in this case to the standard of care in clinical negligence as well as the standard of care for professional defendant. b) Discuss the standard...

  25. Mabo V Queensland (No.2) Case Brief (Australian Indigenous Law)

    Case Citation Mabo v Queensland (No 2) [1992] HCA 23; (1992) 175 CLR 1 Facts of the Case: The Mabo case began when the plaintiffs, the Merriam people (of the Murray Islands in the Torres Strait) initiated proceedings in the High Court in 1982, in retort to the Queensland Amendment Act 1982, which...

  26. Research Paper on the Judicial Branch

    Federalist 78. He stated “The Judiciary…has no influence over the sword or the purse… it may be truly said to have neither force nor will, but merely judgment… the judiciary is beyond comparison, the weakest of the three departments of power…” This statement has only grown more valid with each passing...

  27. The 4th Amendment Right and Patriot Act

    4th Amendment and NYPD surveillance The United States has leaded the world as the dominant super power. Today many people around the world are wondering how did the United States come into existence and more importantly how has it been able to maintain its place as the most dominant nation. One thing...

  28. Defying the Ten Amendments

    Defying the Ten Amendments On December 15, 1971, the first Ten Amendments of the United States Constitution were ratified. For the most part the ratification of this document forever changed how Americans lived their lives. Throughout history, Americans as well as the American Government have been...

  29. Ring V. Arizona Case Brief

    Ring v. Arizona 122 S Ct 2428 (2002) Facts of the case: On November 28, 1994, The body of an armored van driver was found dead inside the vehicle. Also, there was more than $800,000 missing from the van leading police to believe that this was a robbery and homicide case. There were no witnesses to...

  30. Jurors Drawn from the General Public Are Unduly Influenced by Extra-Evidential Factors, and Should Be Replaced by Professional Legal Decision Makers.’ to What Extent Does Psychological Research Support This Argument

    what extent does psychological research support this argument? The above statement has an underlying suggestion that a jury made up from the general public is somehow more influenced by external factors than an expert jury (or perhaps single judge) presiding over a court situation. There is an aspect...

  31. Second Amendment

    up in recent years regarding the Second Amendment and the right to keep and bear arms. Many people say that the government should regulate fire arms more. Some say that they should not be aloud in homes at all. I am asking this question; As American citizens do we have the right to have fire arms in...

  32. Court System

    Court Structure - Federal For Federal cases the 5th Circuit Courts are used for Texas. This court has twenty-nine active seats for judges. Some of the judges have different duty stations. The Honorable Catherine Haynes, appointed by President G.W. Bush is responsible for the Dallas duty station. ...

  33. Supreme Court Case

    There have been many landmark cases in the US that have set precedents over cases and really affected how we look at certain amendments. One such case is Terry vs. Ohio. In this case on October 31, 1963 Detective McFadden saw two men acting suspiciously. John Terry and Richard Chilton were walking past...

  34. Using Daubert -- Will It Help or Hurt Your Case

    HURT YOUR CASE John Elliott Leighton Miami, FL I. Introduction and Background A. Admissibility of Expert Testimony The first attempt to develop a clear rule regarding the admissibility of scientific evidence occurred in 1923, with the opinion of the Circuit Court of Appeals...

  35. Hong Kong Case on Nullity or Judicial Separation

    Q1. Updated statistics Recent HK case on nullity/judicial separation petition for decree of {text:bookmark-start} nullity {text:bookmark-start} {text:bookmark-end} of {text:bookmark-end} marriage {text:bookmark-start} {text:bookmark-end} for non-consummation petition for decree of nullity...

  36. Constitutional Outline Essay

    CONSTITUTIONAL LAW CHAPTER 1: THE NATURE and SOURCES of the SUPREME COURT’S AUTHORITY Judicial Review 1) Whether the courts have the power to exercise judicial review over the other 2 branches of gov’t ? 2) If they have that power, can the court exercise the power of judicial review? 3) Assuming #1...

  37. United States Court System

    The United States Court System: An Overview Article III of the United States Constitution states “… Judicial Power of the United States shall be vested in one Supreme Court, and in such inferior courts as the Congress may from time to time ordain and establish,” (Osterburg& Ward, 2004, p. 617) providing...

  38. Should Racist Speech Enjoy Protection Under the First Amendment?

    Persuasive Speech - Should Racist Speech Enjoy Protection under the First Amendment? Prejudice and racial stereotyping are two of this country's greatest problems today. Many people in our society have tried to find ways to eliminate or at least limit these types of behavior, but have met with...

  39. Week 5 Case Study

    penalty has been a major issue of debate within the American criminal justice system for hundreds of years. Although it has undergone several reforms, its violation of human rights remains questionable. This study shows the public opinion and evolution of the death penalty over the past one hundred years...

  40. Supreme Court

    In the 1970s, the Supreme Court was entering into a new era known as the “Modern” era. In this new era, the Justices were known for reinterpreting legal doctrine previously established in a number of issues. Some of these reinterpretations have had substantial influences on the Court, federal government...

  41. Roe vs. Wade Case Study

    410 U. S. 113 (1973) Prof Coordinator: Student: Adela Horatiu Damian Marina Riza Year: 2007 - 2008 Roe v. Wade is one of the most...

  42. 5th/6th Amendment

    7/13/2010 12:29:40 PM | From: |   | To: | Dewey, Richard | Subject: | 5th and 6th Amendment Question | Hello Mr. Dewey, I am having a difficult time understanding the difference between the Fifth and Sixth Amendment. I can not quite figure out what the paragraph is fully saying on page 188 under...

  43. MGMT 520 You Decide

    Week Five - You Decide Response Question #1 – Memo to Teddy’s Supplies CEO From: Ron Shelton, Human Resources Consultant To: Teddy’s Supplies, Inc. (Attn: Mr. Ted Moore) Subj: PENDING SEXUAL DISCRIMINATION CASE ICO MS. VIRGINIA POLLARD Mr. Moore: This memorandum is to notify you that a former...

  44. Supreme Court of Speech

    Rev. Fred Phelps and his extended family who make up the Westboro Baptist Church are no strangers to controversy. In fact, whenever one of them speaks of their deeds, it's as if they revel in being abhorred by the general public. Perhaps most well-known for brandishing signs with phrases such as "God...

  45. the flaws of research

    Volume 19, Issue 2, Ver. IV (Feb. 2014), PP 20-25 e-ISSN: 2279-0837, p-ISSN: 2279-0845. www.iosrjournals.org “The  Role  of  Judicial  Activism  in  the  Implementation  and   Promotion of Constitutional Laws and Influence of Judicial Overactivism” Vipin Kumar (NET, M.Phil.), Research Scholar,...

  46. Criminal Court

    CRIMINAL COURT Criminal court is the luxury of going through a tedious process of breaking a law. Once you have been arrested and have to go to court because of the arrest, you now have a criminal case appointed against you. The first thing you should do is contact a good well known lawyer that has many...

  47. Double Jeopardy - the 5th Amendment

    July 13th, 2010 “The 5th Amendment is an old friend and a good friend, one of the great landmarks in men's struggle to be free of tyranny, to be decent and civilized.” William O. Douglas Prepare a paper analyzing why, under certain circumstances, two state trials in two different states for the...

  48. Supreme Court Decisions

    Supreme Court Decisions Decisions of the United States Supreme Court have had a significant impact on the nation. Multiple cases that have been brought upon the Supreme Court have huge impacts on the nation. A lot of these cases have had such an impact on American society that they’ve left a permanent...

  49. Gun Control - a Nation's Major Issue

    gun control has been one of our nation’s central issues. It has led to the formation of major organizations such as the Second Amendment Committee, the Brady Campaign, the Coalition for Gun Control, the NRA-ILA, and much more. It has also been the central issue in many Supreme Court cases including the...

  50. Case Analysis Texas V. Johnson

    SUPREME COURT OF THE UNITED STATES ________________________________________ 491 U.S. 397 Texas v. Johnson CERTIORARI TO THE COURT OF CRIMINAL APPEALS OF TEXAS ________________________________________ No. 88-155 Argued: March 21, 1989 --- Decided: June 21, 1989 This case analysis of Texas v...

  51. In Re Gault Case Brief

    Case Brief-In Re Gault Intro. To Criminal Law 26 March 2013 In Re Gault I. Defendant- Gerald (“Jerry”) Francis Gault Planitiff- The State of Arizona II. Background of the case- A 15 year old male, Gerald Francis Gault, and...

  52. Legal Case Brief

    Appellant) v. Her Majesty The Queen (Respondent) Supreme Court of Canada, hearing an appeal from the Court of Appeal for British Columbia. Criminal law - Trial -Procedure -Challenge for cause - Racial bias. Appeal by accused of lower courts' decision regarding whether prospective jurors can be...

  53. Research

    Research Project Whenever the word "death penalty" comes up, extremists from both sides of the spectrum begin to wildly express their opinions. One side says deterrence, the other side says there's a potential of executing an innocent man. One says justice, retribution, and punishment; the other side...

  54. Court Systems

    Court System Paper Ronnie Allen Survey of Justice and Security/AJS/502 Version 1 June 10, 2013 Mr. Joseph Laronge This paper is about a court case, different types of federal and state courts, and new technology used in court cases. In everyday life all over the world...

  55. Moot Court Brief

    THE SUPREME COURT OF DESMOND CORRECTLY RULED THAT THE SMITHS SENTENCE OF LIFE IMPRISONMENT WITHOUT PAROLE DOES NOT REPRESENT CRUEL AND UNUSUAL PUNISHMENT IN VIOLATION OF THE FEDERAL CONSTITUTION. “The Eighth Amendment, which applies against the States by virtue of the Fourteenth Amendment provides:...

  56. Was the US justified in dropping the atomic bomb

    Amendment: 4th Title: UNITED STATES v. WHITE Court type: Supreme Court, Justice Burger Facts about the case: This case took place in the Supreme Court. Harvey Jackson, wore a radio transmitter and talked in four conversations with defendant White at three places. Those locations are Jackson's...

  57. Merriman Case

    An Examination of Ex Parte Merryman Copyright 1994, Patrick S. Poole Introduction At the beginning of the darkest period in American History, Lt. John Merryman of the Baltimore County Horse Guards and a resident of Maryland, not only found himself imprisoned in Baltimore's Fort McHenry, but also the...

  58. Miranda v. Arizona case: How it changed law enforcement

    trial if the accused was not properly advised of his rights, has been so thoroughly integrated into the justice system that any child who watches television can recite the words: "You have the right to remain silent. Anything you say can and will be used against you in a court of law. You have the right to...

  59. Case Analysis

    Factual Scenarios for Case Analyses 1. (Laurel v. Hardy) Main Issue * Is there a lack of personal jurisdiction against Mr. Hardy? Relevant Legal Concepts From Text * Writ of summons “A summons warns the defendant that a default judgment can be awarded unless the defendant responds with an...

  60. Citizen Rights and the Fifth Amendment

    Citizen Rights and the Fifth & Sixth Amendments Debra Van Dyke National University CJA 464 Instructor Lewis August 19, 2011 The Fifth and Sixth Amendments are part of the Bill of Rights, the first ten amendments to the United States Constitution stating...