Unit 6 - Intro to Corrections

Unit 6 - Intro to Corrections - Some of the surveillance...

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Robert L. Kerin 1-7-2010 Intro to Corrections-1004 Unit 6 What legal issues surround the death penalty?   Legal issues could cover a wide range of  topics from  Methods of Execution  which would include but not limited to the Lethal Injection on  Trial: An, analysis of the Arguments before the supreme court in  1 Baze vs. Rees  which a brief  summery is On Jan. 7 th  2008, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments  in Baze vs. Rees  a  case that challenges the constitutionality of lethal injection as it currently is administered by the  federal government and 36 states. In the case, the court will attempt to determine the standard  that lower courts should employ when evaluating whether a specific method of lethal injection  amounts to “cruel and unusual” punishment, which is prohibited by the Eighth Amendment to  the U.S. Constitution.   What techniques of surveillance and control are now in use?  
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Unformatted text preview: Some of the surveillance techniques used in todays correction systems include closed circuit television cameras, normal man power also known as correction officers, wardens. There are four general types of control strategies: drugs, electronics, human surveillance, and control programs. What is community justice? Community Justice is a concept which recognizes the importance of the role of the community in dealing with offenders, and the need for offender, victim, and community to be restored. How does it differ from criminal justice? Criminal Justice is the formal training and education. Resources Sited: 1 http://pewforum.org/docs/?docid=271 Http://www.deathpenaltyinfo.org http://www.fathom.com/course/10701044 http://pewforum.org/docs/?docid=271 http://www.wisegeek.com/ http://www.wiki.com Intro to Corrections CCJ 2306 Cengage Learning 2009...
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