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CJ 100 week 2 notes

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lecture notes from Criminal Justice 100 week 2
Intro to Criminal Justice
Douglas Klutz
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This 2 page Class Notes was uploaded by Conner Jones on Sunday September 4, 2016. The Class Notes belongs to CJ 100 at University of Alabama - Tuscaloosa taught by Douglas Klutz in Fall 2016. Since its upload, it has received 36 views.


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Date Created: 09/04/16
CJ 100 week 2 notes August 31, 2016 More amendments th  5 amendment – Habeas corpus: “fundamental safeguard for individual freedom against an arbitrary government”  right to remain silent  Miranda rights – does not have to be read right after arrest, you can ask “officer am I being detained or am I free to go?”, you also have to be read Miranda rights before potentially incriminating questions  Cant testify against yourself in a court of law  Salinas v Texas – if you start answering questions then suddenly stop, your silence can be used against you in court  Exigent circumstances – if officer/public safety comes into question Miranda rights don’t necessarily have to be read  Double jeopardy doctrine – cannot be tried for the same crime at the same level of court twice  Grand jury process – preliminary check before trial starts to decide whether or not there is probable cause and sufficient evidence  Indictment – formal notice of what you’re being charged with  Due process – overall fairness in the criminal justice system (only for federal criminal cases)  6 amendment – right to a fair trial  speedy trial doctrine – now its backlogged so much but it was intended to make trial happen within months of crime  public trial – everyone has the right to a public trial, exceptions military, grand jury trials  7 amendment – guarantees the right to a jury trial in civil suits involving $20 or more  only amendment that pertains solely to civil law  8 amendment – protection against cruel and unusual punishment  Furman v Georgia – application of death penalty is inconsistent, supreme court said you have to be consistent with capital punishment  Protects us against excessive fines and excessive bail  Bail v. bond  Bail – temporary release of an accused person awaiting trial, sometimes on condition that a sum of money be lodged to guarantee their appearance in court, the person gets money back if they do what they’re supposed to do  Bond – dealing with a third party (not directly relating with court) September 2, 2016  9 amendment – protects our un enumerated rights (rights that aren’t directly written down) o right to privacy  10 amendment – separation of state v federal powers, any rights not specifically enumerated to federal government are given to the states. other laws th  14 amendment – due process clause (no state shall deny a person of life, liberty, property without due process of law), equal protection clause (regardless to race, ethnicity, etc. you are equally protected under the bill of rights)  Bills of Attainder o constitution prohibits congress from passing bills of attainder (declaring people guilty of a crime in the absence of a trial)  Ex post facto laws o you’re protected for any act that was not criminal when committed important cases  Schenck v. United States (1919) – Schenck mailed out letters to people against the military draft o court said it established “clear and present danger test” o falsely shouting fire in a crowded theatre  Brandenburg v. Ohio – government can’t punish inflammatory speech unless that speech is directed to incite imminent lawless action o Brandenburg Test:  Intent – mens rea: the guilty mind, was the person trying to cause harm  Imminence – time proximity, how likely was the speech to cause a riot right then and there Likelihood – how likely was the speech to cause imminent and lawless action (was speech in front of a few people or thousands of people)


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