Law and Society Study Set 1

Sociology

Quiz 8 :

Juries

Quiz 8 :

Juries

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Lisa was convicted of her third felony and the judge had to give her a set sentence without looking at her past history. Her sentence is an example of ______.
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Which of the following is NOT true about Gregg v. Georgia?
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Tom was convicted of rape and received the sentence of life in prison with the possibility of parole. He is up for parole board review. His sentence is an example of ______.
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Identify which of the important functions of trials assures that the government will intervene to protect citizens by prosecuting wrongdoers.
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Judges establishing the actual time served refers to ______.
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Identify which of the following is true about jury size.
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Which of the following cases started the moratorium on the death penalty.
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Tommy is a juror in a case where there is ample evidence of the defendant's guilt. However, Tommy believes that the system is imposing harsh sentences for that specific crime and does not want to participate in it. He tells other jurors they should vote the defendant not guilty. Tommy is engaging in ______.
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The exclusion of a juror for no reason whatsoever is known as ______.
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Identify which of the following cases ended the moratorium on the death penalty.
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Boot camps are an example of ______.
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House arrest is an example of ______.
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Legislature requires judges to sentence an offender to a minimum sentence no matter the mitigating factors. This refers to ______.
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Tony believes that individuals who commit crime can learn to become productive members of society. He most likely agrees with what purpose of punishment?
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Gregg v. Georgia ended the moratorium on the death penalty. Identify which of the following WAS NOT factored into the decision process?
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Retribution refers to ______.
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Identify which case decided that a 12-person jury is not constitutionally required.
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Incapacitation refers to ______.
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Community service is an example of ______.
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Rehabilitation refers to ______.
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