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Unformatted text preview: enter a plea of guilty or not guilty 7. Corrections- discretion of what punishment to impose Models to know: • Crime Control Model (cops/prosecutors) 1. Primary Function: reduce crime 2. Presumption: guilty 3. Efficiency: accept mistakes (conveyor belt) 4. Results: guilty pleas and convictions 5. Remedy: harsh penalties • Due Process Model (accused [defendants]/defense attorneys) 1. Primary Function: protect individual freedoms 2. Presumption: innocent 3. Inefficiency: do not accept mistakes (obstacle course) 4. Results: acquittals and dismissals 5. Remedy: rehabilitation...
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This note was uploaded on 04/15/2008 for the course CJ 2300 taught by Professor Colton during the Fall '07 term at Saint Mary's University Texas.
- Fall '07