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Terrorism Statutes Under Criminal Law

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You are a law enforcement officer assigned to the new Terrorism Task Force. Your supervisor asks you to create a presentation on recent changes to federal statutes on terrorism.

In your presentation, include:
? A description and analysis of recent changes to terrorism statutes under criminal law.
? Any other pertinent case law that addresses this case.

For information on terrorism research, visit the following Web site: http://www.terrorism.com/

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RESPONSE:

1. You are a law enforcement officer assigned to the new Terrorism Task Force. Your supervisor asks you to create a presentation on recent changes to federal statutes on terrorism. In your presentation, include:

a. A description and analysis of recent changes to terrorism statutes under criminal law.

Terrorism defined...
...violent acts or acts dangerous to human life that are a violation of the criminal laws of the United States or of any State, or that would be a criminal violation if committed within the jurisdiction of the United States or of any State; and appear to be intended to intimidate or coerce a civilian population; to influence the policy of a government by intimidation or coercion; or to affect the conduct of a government by mass destruction, assassination, or kidnapping.
--18 U.S. Code Part I, Chapter 113b, ยง 2331

Anti-Terrorism Legislation:

? Anti-Terrorism and Effective Death Penalty Act of 1996
U.S. Code dealing with Terrorism:
? Title 18, Part I, Chapter 113b - Terrorism
? Title 8, Chapter 12 - Immigration and ...

Solution Summary

Based on the scenario, this solution provides a description and analysis of recent changes to terrorism statutes under Criminal Law and any other pertinent case law that addresses this case.

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