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Civil Commitment Overview

How often is the insanity defense used and how successful is it? Identify and discuss the major criticisms of the insanity defense. When a mentally ill person is convicted and incarcerated, what are some of the difficulties in providing appropriate psychological treatment for these offenders? Be sure to support your answ

InJuries and Negligence

Case 1: Nova Southeastern University, Inc. v. Gross a. What is the institutions legal duty with respect to a student for whom it arranges an off campus internship or practicum? b. If the institution required the student to arrange her own internship or practicum, what would the institutions legal duty be? c. Is there a

Courts and women

Do you agree with this statement? Why or why not? Explain the statement that â??many courts continue to believe that women are partially, if not primarily, responsible for their own domestic violence and sexual harassment victimization and also pre-judge the type of juror or witness a woman will be based solely upon her gende

Law ethics/professional conduct

Looking for help to put together a paper on professional conduct and rules for lawyers. This is for consumers to learn about rules regulating lawyers in U.S that a group of us are trying to develop to help show the reason all states should use ABA rules or have more rules than the ABA not less. The idea is to write it as a l

Society, Law and Government

In the US today almost 6.5 million people, about one of every thirty-two are either incarcerated or on probation or parole. Explain why you believe this is... Please provide at least two articles that support your answer What impact has stratification had on the delivery and quality of legal services in the United States? P

Future Changes in Criminal Justice

Three changes expected in the field of criminal justice over the next 50 years. 1. Discuss the current state of criminal justice for the areas you choose and provide support for the ways in which criminal justice will change. 2. Provide your opinion whether or not these changes are beneficial or detrimental to society

Analyze Case Law

Read the United States Supreme Court case of Preston v. Ferrer, 128 S.Ct. 978 (2008). Located at http://www.law.cornell.edu/supct/html/06-1463.ZO.html. Using issues, rule, analysis and conclusion (IRAC) formatting as explained below, please analyze the courtâ??s ruling and its rationale for ruling as it did. Do you agree with t

Bush v. Gore case analysis

When the Supreme Court handed down its decision in Bush v. Gore, many critics portrayed the decision as the latest and best example of the contention that legal decisions are, at their core, just political decisions masquerading as higher law. a) To what extent is a â??politicalâ? element involved in every

Homework problem about AMerican judicial selection

Nations differ in the education training and professional qualifications of their judges and lawyers. The systems used in the U.S., in fact, differ between states. a) What does the U.S. Constitution require for judicial selection? b) How have the President and the U.S. Senate dealt with the proc

BP Ethical Issue

Do you feel it was ethical that BP had to put aside a 20 billion dollar fund for gulf victims of the oil rig disaster? Why or why not? What models did you use to reach your conclusion?

Mission Statement

Could you help me form a Mission statement for a prison facility that I am creating for a project?

Correctional choices in identity theft related crimes.

You are a judge and an individual appears before you having been convicted of stealing others' identities for monetary gain. What specific information would be important to know before imposing a sentence?How would you incorporate the sentencing goals of retribution, incapacitation, deterrence, rehabilitation, and restitution in

Introducing the topic and effects of modern technology in future policing; its effects on management, officers and the public; and the progression in the history of technology in policing

Topic: Technology in Policing Evaluate the topic and predict the issues it may present in the future from the perspective of individual police personnel, police management, and the community A.)How technology helps policing. B.)History/explanation on technology in policing. Assistance is needed with an introduction

Police Personality

Target the concept of police personality, focusing on unique traits versus socialization and experience. Choose one viewpoint and explain why it makes the most sense to you.

Police, Policing and Public Perception

Please help answer the following questions. Provide at least 300 words in the solution. How does the use of police discretion influence community perceptions? What may police agencies do to improve the image of policing?

LEGAL RESEARCH

Mark has been assigned to research a case for the firm's client, Desiree Darden, which relates to a contract for the sale of goods in Illinois on credit. Mark asks you for advice about legal research. He has located several legal resources, and all of them seem to address facts and issues that are similar to the facts in the Dar

Advanced Topic in Criminal Justice

You attend the annual Criminal Justice Symposium at the local convention center and are lucky enough to listen to a guest lecture entitled Police Communication Interoperability: Working Together for Public Safety. The Monday after the conference, your supervisor asks you to create a presentation to share what you learned wit

Inmates who work

Some correctional institutions have arrangements with private industries for the inmates to work while they are incarcerated. Some inmates work phone banks, and some work in manufacturing. Explain what you think would be the pros and cons of this type of employment within a correctional setting. I understand the pros howev

Advanced Topics in Criminal Justice

Requesting help with the following question (information and references) Your supervisor informs you that your department will have a significant amount of extra funds available at the end of the year. These funds must be spent before the formulation of the next year's budget. Your supervisor tasks you to write a proposal for

Advanced Topics in Criminal Justice

Requesting help (information and references) with the question below. Thanks. You have been asked to give a speech at a public rally to promote voter turnout. The organizers have asked you to speak about so-called blue laws. The rally organizers would like you to address whether you believe it is better to leave blue laws on

Advanced Topics in Criminal Justice

Requesting help (information and references). Thanks Your training coordinator has requested that your group present a report at your next training meeting. This report will help your colleagues better understand how technology affects the administration of justice and the outcome of court cases in particular. Your training c

Legal system identification, comparison and analysis memorandum

Mr. Jones's projects include some of the largest residential subdivisions within the city. While Mr. Jones' business was developing the infrastructure of its newest and largest subdivision, the city discovered an easement for a city utility line on the subdivision that did not belong to Mr. Jones. The owner of the property where

Computer Crime Detective

Requesting help (information and references) with this question. 2. A prominent local newspaper in the Washington, DC area would like to interview DC Investigative and discuss the nature and growth of high-tech crime, also known as the following: cybercrime, computer crime, Internet crime, and hi-tech crime, and the link to

Computer Crime Detective

Requesting help (information and references) for the following question 1. A university in the Washington, DC area would like to offer a class next school year on protecting against cybercrime and would like to contract your team to provide a course design for its implementation. Explain to the school in a whitepaper the cha

Comuter Crime Detective

Requesting help (information and references)on the 2 questions below. 1. The federal law enforcement agency is preparing for a court appearance. They need assistance in how to explain the forensic process and techniques used to uncover and prove criminal activity. When challenging the admissibility of the digital evidence t

Computer Crime Detective

Requesting help (information and references) with the following 2 questions. 1. In a weekly coordination meeting, several senior investigators from the state crime lab request that DC Investigative prepare a (4-5 pages)standard operations procedure document concerning the general processing of computer evidence. Recent forens

Computer Crime Detective

1. The Virginia state crime lab forensic supervisor has concerns about the technology used in the field by its investigators to retrieve evidence from multimedia devices and the training of the investigators to retrieve all the possible evidence from all the possible source devices. DC Investigative has been asked to provide a 7