BCJ UNIT VII DISCUSSION BOARD QUESTION
Choose an episode of a television show in which a character is sentenced for a crime. Briefly describe the situation and sentence. If you think the outcome is fair, explain why. If not, explain what should have happened.
BCJ UNIT VII ASSESMENT QUESTIONS
|right to review|
|Coker v. Georgia|
|Woodson v. North Carolina|
|Thompson v. Oklahoma|
|Emmund v. Florida|
|Rehabilitation or reformation|
|Immediate reentry into society|
|Concurrent sentenceConsecutive sentenceDeterminate sentenceIndeterminate sentenceMandatory sentence||A.One of two or more sentences imposed at the same time served in sequence with the other sentenceB.A fixed term of imprisonment that may be reduced for good timeC.A sentenced imposed with an unspecific punishment used to encourage rehabilitationD.A statutorily required penalty that must be set and carried out in all cases upon conviction for a specific offenseE.One of two or more sentences imposed at the same time, after conviction for more than one offense, and served at the same time|
|RehabilitationRetributionIncapacitationGeneral deterrenceSpecific deterrence||A.Aims to discourage others from committing similar actsB.Removing criminals from societyC.Planned intervention intended to change behaviorD.Aims to discourage the offender from committing other crimesE.Punishment of criminals based on the severity of the crime|
Discuss Terry v. Ohio. What happened in this case, and why it is such an important case?
Your response should be at least 200 words in length. You are required to use at least your textbook as source material for your response. All sources used, including the textbook, must be referenced; paraphrased and quoted material must have accompanying citations.
This assignment, an Article Review, will assist you in thinking critically about sentencing in the United States. To begin this assignment, please access the CSU Online Library and select an article. This article should be from a professional or scholarly journal. Additionally, the article selected should be no more than four years old.
Upon selecting the article, please complete an Article Review. The review should include the following,