Self Check Chapter 5 Quiz (WK2)

Self Check Chapter 5 Quiz (WK2) - Self Check Chapter 5...

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Self Check Chapter 5 Quiz (WK2) 1 One cannot be convicted of a RICO violation for non-violent crimes like securities fraud. A) True B) False 2 In order to convict a person of a crime, the government must prove beyond a  reasonable doubt that the person committed an act in violation of a criminal statute and  had the capacity to form a criminal intent. A) True B) False 3 The Eighth Amendment prohibits the government from imposing a sentence that his  grossly and exceedingly disproportionate to the offense. A) True B) False 4 Voluntary intoxication is a complete defense to criminal liability. A) True B) False 5 A corporation may be held liable for criminal offenses committed by employees who  acted within the scope of their employment and for the benefit of their employees. A) True B) False 6 If a criminal defendant wishes to protest the government's conduct in obtaining her  personal brokerage records, her strongest argument is: A) The fourth amendment's prohibition against unreasonable searches and  seizures B) The fifth amendment's prohibition against requiring self-incrimination C) The sixth amendment's guarantee of a fair trial D) The fourteenth amendment's provision of equal protection under the law 7 If a court rules that evidence was improperly obtained, it is subject to: A) Warrant
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B) Sarbanes-Oxley Act C) RICO D) The exclusionary rule 8 Which of the following statements is true? (select one) A) Under the double jeopardy clause of the Fifth Amendment, criminal defendants 
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