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The concept of sentencing in the U.S. was formulated in the 18th century. According to the Race, sentencing and the tough crime movement (n.d.), In the late 18th and early 19th century, federal and state legislators typically set mandatory penalties for violations of law (n.p.) Details >>


Torture is the practice of inflicting ruthless pain on someone in order to coerce them to say or do something, or to punish them for the wrongs they may have committed. The 1985 United Nations Convention defined torture as any act that intentionally inflicts severe pain or suffering to serve a states purpose such as the need to intimidate government dissenters or gather intelligence information Details >>

Criminal Justice from a Global perspective

Running head: CRIMINAL JUSTICE FROM A GLOBAL PERSPECTIVE 1. Different global outlook of different nations to unite in terms of society, economy and politics is what is referred to as Globalization. It has had major impact on the lives of American people and the world in general since it has directly affected the movement of goods and services within the nations boundary and this has made it easier to access external financial opportunities within the countries Details >>

Plea Bargaining

Plead bargaining refers to the process during which the prosecutor and defendant reach an agreement in a criminal case whereby the defendant is ready to plead guilty to charges for an aim of attaining some benefits from the prosecutor (Fisher, 2003). For instance, the defendants will plead guilty to one of the charges with the aim of experiencing dismissal of the rest of the charges Details >>

Comparative Evaluation

Comparative Evaluation of Criminal Justice Systems. Comparative Evaluation of Criminal Justice Systems. In this paper, I will analyze criminal justice systems of the three countries: the United States, Switzerland, and the Netherlands Details >>

Police Pursuits

The research paper covers one of the most widespread issues of the American justice police pursuits. It is a well known fact that the USA is the worlds automobile country. As a result, cars of many types and sizes are used not only by law-abiding citizens, but also by all the criminals and gangs Details >>