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    Situations of business entrapment and in the workplace

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    1) In the future, how can you prevent yourself from being a victim of entrapment?

    2) What situations of entrapment occur in the workplace and are never recognized or defined as such?

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    The legal definition of entrapment is when a person is induced or persuaded by law enforcement officers or their agents to commit a crime that he or she had no previous intent to commit; and the law as a matter of policy forbids conviction in such a case (Entrapment, 2010). Entrapment in the workplace does not go beyond federal agents, police officers, or government officials. A supervisor may be able to entrap someone but it cannot be used as a legal defense. The only ...

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    This is a detailed explanation of how to prevent yourself from being a victim of entrapment. The solution goes on to describe areas in which entrapment can occur in the workplace.