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Vincent Tran The statue is blindfolded to symbolize that just should be handed out without fear or favor. The scales symbolize the balance and impartialness of the justice system. The sword symbolizes the power of decision. The statue is a good symbol of our justice system because it embodies the qualities that our justice system strives to maintain. Crime Control Due Process -Repression of crime should be the most important function of criminal justice - concentrate on vindicating victims’ rights -police powers should be expanded so it is easier to investigate and arrest - cases should be moved swiftly -police would be more reliable and people could be presumed guilty - fairness of the law is most important - we should concentrate of defendants rights not victims’ rights because of the Bill of Rights - Police powers should be limited to prevent oppression - police should be accountable to rules - government shouldn’t hold a person guilty solely on the basis of the facts The USA patriot act was passed in 2001. The acronym stands for Uniting and Strengthening
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