Essays Tagged: "defendants"

Court Case Number 15: Bowers v. Hardwick (June 30, 1986)

wick asserted that he was a practicing homosexual, that the Georgia statute, as administered by the defendants, placed him in imminent danger of arrest and that the statute for several reasons violate ...

(2 pages) 55 0 5.0 Feb/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

R. v Burns case Breif

Case FactsThe defendants Glen Sebastian Burns and Atif Ahmad Rafay were accused to have committed aggravated first ... ey were to be extradited to the United States, where if convicted could face the death penalty. The defendants appealed the extradition to the Minster of Justice.Burns' argument and Ministers Find ... would be violated if they were extradited, and that as a result the Minister should consider if the defendants could be tried in Canada (para.16). The respondents also claimed section 7 (fundamental j ...

(7 pages) 152 0 4.3 Mar/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Cases

The Trial of Hermann Goering, speak of crimes commited by germans in WWII.

lso the first war crimes trials conducted by the winners of a war. There were a total of twenty-one defendants. Included in these was Hermann Goering (Shaver, 1). This following is a study of his tria ...

(4 pages) 46 0 3.9 Apr/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

The Trial of Hermann Goering, speak of crimes commited by germans in WWII.

lso the first war crimes trials conducted by the winners of a war. There were a total of twenty-one defendants. Included in these was Hermann Goering (Shaver, 1). This following is a study of his tria ...

(4 pages) 51 0 3.9 Apr/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

The Trial of Hermann Goering, speak of crimes commited by germans in WWII.

lso the first war crimes trials conducted by the winners of a war. There were a total of twenty-one defendants. Included in these was Hermann Goering (Shaver, 1). This following is a study of his tria ...

(4 pages) 25 0 3.6 Apr/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Classification System in California's Prisons

ave committed, is an economic waste and a serious danger to society. Allowing the release of bitter defendants into society, individuals who are turned out of prison unwilling and unable to earn an ho ...

(6 pages) 358 4 4.0 Apr/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

People accused of Violent Crimes should not be to post bail

s for release are decided by a judge who is fully aware of the circumstances. Another is that these defendants, since being arrested, should be considered a threat to public safety. My last, and final ... dge takes into account the nature and circumstances of the offense charged. This judge looks at the defendants family ties, employment, financial resources, character and mentality, having resided in ...

(3 pages) 79 1 3.9 Dec/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

Worldcom Meltdown A current event speech. Describes the history of Worldcom and the downfall

urt House. These men aren't violent criminals, but they both face up to 25 years in prison. The two defendants hid a huge company's 41 billion dollars in debt from millions of investors and from the S ...

(3 pages) 270 0 3.5 Nov/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

"To Kill a Mockingbird" and "A Lesson before Dying " through logos, pathos, and ethos (appeals to logic, emotion, and credibility).

iffer in many respects as to how they go about arguing for the same purpose: the acquittal of their defendants. In the end, Atticus Finch's argument is, objectively, more persuasive. Unlike the other ... riking difference between the two arguments is the place that the orators attempt to position their defendants. Atticus, who plans to use logic as his weapon, treats his client with respect. He never ...

(3 pages) 57 1 4.3 Jul/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "To Kill a Mockingbird" by Harper Lee

Medical Malpractice Problems in Florida.

, inflame them with accounts of the plaintiff's suffering and then demand substantial payments from defendants invariably portrayed as wealthy and uncaring" (Law 2). With Florida being one of the twel ...

(5 pages) 121 0 5.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

Just some notes on Socrates and the Trial of the Generals.

titional manner: by law the generals should have been tried individually, not collectively, and the defendants should have had time to put their case, which they did not. The generals were collectivel ...

(14 pages) 107 1 3.9 Oct/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Essay regarding the public's Misperception of the criminal court system and due process of the law

o views the court system through warbled glasses. The prosecutors are always seen making deals with defendants and judges are viewed as being too lenient. Because there is little faith in the fairness ... assacre case wept openly when she discovered how much prison time the federal government gave those defendants. She further stated, if the jury had known the accused were going to receive such severe ...

(8 pages) 215 0 3.7 Jan/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

The Watergate scandal : key facts, names and dates

t be forwarded to the House Judiciary Committee for inclusion in its impeachment investigation. The defendants were variously charged with conspiracy,obstruction of justice, perjury, and making false ... ed that he had assigned himself to hear the case. The overall conspiracy charge involving all seven defendants detailed a complex scenario in which the defendants, along with others, arranged "hush mo ...

(2 pages) 94 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The Court Case Of Mary Maloney A continuation of Roald Dahl's Lamb to the Slaughter

opening scene of the play is a court. There is a judge facing the audience. Mary Maloney is in the defendants seat , looking very calm.Prosecutor: The defendant, Mary Maloney, is accused of murdering ...

(4 pages) 40 0 0.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

And indepth look at the trial of Kevin Mitnick. Fully cited. References included.

al release as stated by the American Bar Association recommends that "the law favors the release of defendants pending determination of guilt or innocence. Deprivation of liberty pending trial is hars ... tence as stated in the Bail Reform Act of 1984 under section 18 U.S.C. § 3568 which even gives defendants credit while on pretrial release (Adair, 1988 p78-79). Throughout this time there was no ...

(13 pages) 126 2 2.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

EXTRA TERRESTRIALS

say that the prosecutors are the people who believe in the existence of extra terrestrials and the defendants are the one who disapproves. Those who believe their existence says that their technology ... bjects soaring through the sky during night are the most common of this unexplained phenomenon. The defendants say that the prosecutors are hallucinating because they are the only person who experienc ...

(2 pages) 49 0 4.1 Oct/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Astronomy

Description and Objective of a Juvenile Court

le court or teen court is a court that's operates like any other court. The only difference is that defendants, attorneys, jury, bailiff and court clerk are all teenagers. The only adults involved are ... nvolved are the judge, the adult attorney mentors who are present for support during the trial. The defendants in a teen court are between 13 and 17. They usually are arrested for shoplifting using to ...

(1 pages) 42 0 4.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

The "Kaohsiung Incident" of 1979 A turning point in Taiwan's history

lly all leading members of the present-day democratic opposition had a role in the event, either as defendants or as defense lawyers.Below, we present a summary of the event and its aftermath, while a ...

(10 pages) 35 0 4.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

I gave this as a speech a little while ago. It is about Saddam Hussein's trial

The stars of this summer's blockbuster movies have nothing on the high-profile defendants facing trial in the criminal court system. Michael Jackson is a marquee attraction that g ...

(2 pages) 24 1 2.3 Feb/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

"Some Sleeping Pill Users Range Far Beyond Bed"

dual could not recall any event leading up to the arrest, according to interviewed police officers. Defendants of the drug pointed out however that in many instances, the user combined the drug with a ...

(1 pages) 619 0 5.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Drugs