Essays Tagged: "Bail"

The Canadian Justice System vs. Aboriginal People

n grossly disproportionate numbers. Aboriginal people who are arrested are more likely to be denied bail, spend less time with their lawyers, and if convicted, are more likely to be incarcerated.It is ...

(2 pages) 85 0 5.0 Dec/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

People accused of Violent Crimes should not be to post bail

People accused of violent crimes should not be allowed to post bail and remain out of jail while their trial is pending. There are many reasons to why I strongly a ... simply reading in the paper about pending trials, or as complicated as researching previous trials. Bail is decided by a judge, and their lives are devoted to handling these types of decisions. There ... dling these types of decisions. There are three solid reasons to why I feel it is necessary to deny bail to those accused of violent crimes. One is that all conditions for release are decided by a jud ...

(3 pages) 79 1 3.9 Dec/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

Disrupting the universe

been present at 46 suicides since 1990. He has been to jail numerous times , but always let off on bail or another technicality. 38 times he has not even gone to court for his assisted suicides. Assi ...

(2 pages) 34 0 5.0 Jan/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

How unfair the justice system is in regards to race and the results of it.

idence that minorities serve longer sentences, have higher arrest and conviction rates, face higher bail amounts, and are more often the victims of police use of deadly force than white citizens. When ...

(7 pages) 370 2 4.5 Jan/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights

Feminism and reading advertising images.

s in alternative ways even if they do not realise that they are practicing feminism (Stewart, 2001; Bail, 1996;4). One way, in relation to advertising, is to learn a new way of reading images - a way ... ined or not, that is repelling a lot of young women away from associating themselves with feminism (Bail, 1996;4). Sexuality should not be confused with sexism (Lumby; 1997;16). Just because there is ...

(6 pages) 165 1 4.5 Jun/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies

This essay is about the 8th amendment and the dabate over cruel and unnatural punishments.

The Eighth Amendment"Excessive bail shall not be required, nor excessive fines imposed, nor cruel and unusual punishments inflicted ... stitution. The Eighth Amendment has protected our people from many things, including an overly high bail or "unnatural" punishments. It has ensured that in civil matters, as well as criminal cases, th ... n civil matters, as well as criminal cases, the people of America are protected from an overly high bail and cruel and unusual punishments. Today, the Eighth Amendment has stirred up many controversie ...

(5 pages) 114 0 4.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Airline Industry Analysis

in a 2001 net loss of over $10 billion. While the federal government intervened with a $15 billion bail-out package, one-third of which would be received in cash and the balance as guaranteed loans ( ... ental and Hawaiian's statements would have shown a greater loss, by the amount of the grant, if the bail-out package wasn't enacted. An investor should also take note that a portion of the funds were ...

(11 pages) 639 1 3.6 Feb/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

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

y be considered harsh and oppressive, denying various liberties provided to us such as the right to bail and a speedy trial. This was the case in the United States v. Kevin David Mitnick. Following a ... held in custody for nearly four years while awaiting trial. During this time he was not only denied bail, but he was also denied of the entire bail hearing process and was forced to spend time in pris ...

(13 pages) 126 2 2.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

How to hire the right personnel.

g reasons. If you make the wrong hiring decisions, all the new-employee training in the world won't bail you out. Or, as someone once said, if you hire tigers and train them, all you have is trained t ...

(6 pages) 232 0 4.8 Jun/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Human Resource Management

Acid House, by Irvine Welsh

aten him with an un-loaded sawn off shotgun. When they arrive Jock has second thoughts and tries to bail out but Gary persuades him not to. Jock gets a baseball bat from the boot and they knock on his ...

(3 pages) 15 0 3.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Children's Revenge This paper is about childrens behavior to their parents

police arrived at the mother's home and placed her under arrest for child abuse. After posting her bail, she was informed her son had been taken to social services, and she needed to pick him up. The ...

(3 pages) 35 0 4.5 Jul/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

When it is all said and done, the current criminal justice system is about as fair and effective as we can resonably expect

xposes the time in which offenders spend in remand prior totheir trial. The second, debates whether bail over remand is being used appropriately. The third showshow lenient judges sentencing decisions ... ntenced to prison, but are'either acquitted, sentenced to non-causational penalties, or released to bail before the courtappearance.' (Wilson n.d, p.1; Biles 1990). Biles (1990) suggests in his docume ...

(9 pages) 189 0 5.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

The Life of 2pac Shakur

is arrested and charged with conspiracy to bomb a number of public places in New York. While out on bail Afeni met a fellow Black Panther member named Billy Garland. Months later Afeni is acquitted of ... October 1995 luck befalls Tupac when Death Rock Records CEO Marian "Suge" Knight posts $1.4 million bail to get Tupac out of jail. Tupac immediately flies to Los Angeles to sign a record contract with ...

(8 pages) 37 0 5.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

The name of the book is Time to Kill

the town is upset with the incident and the two men are found quickly and brought into jail. At the bail hearing Tonga's father, Carl Lee Hailey, shoots the two rapists and now the town is split into ...

(1 pages) 34 1 3.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Friendship in Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck

t his entire life protecting Lennie. Whenever Lennie would get in trouble, George would be there to bail him out. They have known each other since they were kids and always seem to be together. Much o ...

(3 pages) 28 1 3.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > John Steinbeck

Children's Revenge.

police arrived at the mother's home and placed her under arrest for child abuse. After posting her bail, she was informed her son had been taken to social services, and she needed to pick him up. The ...

(3 pages) 16 1 3.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters

Thug Life

duction and appearances by Stretch the album was originally supposed to be titled Thug Life: Out On Bail. The album was advertised on the liner notes of the 2Pac - Papaz Song single. The single includ ... Life to submit a remix. The remix was later on used for the LP and the video. The title song Out on Bail was rejected and the title was changed to the generic sounding Thug Life: Volume 1. The Notoriu ...

(3 pages) 27 1 4.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

"Throughout web of English criminal law one golden thread is always to be seen, that is a duty of the prosecution to prove the prisoner's guilt". Woolmington v. DPP (1935) Viscount Shanley.

Exceptional reversal of the Legal Burden (Insanity)2. Standard of Proof3. Miscarriages of Justice4.BailC. Right to SilencePresumption of Innocence.The presumption of innocence is not explicitly state ... reland. Four people were arrested. After failuer of a 'book of evidence' four of them were released.Bail.Bail means a person is free until the next stage in the process of their case it is very import ...

(6 pages) 36 0 3.0 Feb/2007

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Credit Cards For The Young A Boon Or A Bane:

.Students' don't understand the consequences a.Free Money b.Interest Rates 3.May rely on parents to bail them out D.Credit Card Reform Targeted at Youth and Students 1.New bankruptcy bills 2.Legislati ... udents get credit so easily? Because credit card companies realize that parent can be counted on to bail out students who run up oversize balances or fall behind in payments.There is now a consumer an ...

(4 pages) 55 0 0.0 Jun/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Legalization Of Marijuana

are backed up and the jails are over populated. Not with child molesters or murders, who got out on bail because the judge didn't want to send them to jail because there is no room but with marijuana ... ens in good standing with the public because they smoke marijuana on the side. A murder could be on bail for 3 years because that has long it it's going to take before he gets a trial. Prison are over ...

(3 pages) 78 0 5.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol