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Unformatted text preview: legal proceedings Jurisdiction- the power of a court to act in regard to the individual or subject matter Orientation goals- those goals of the justice system that are oriented in one of two opposite directions-law and order or individual rights Pragmatic goals- CJ goals related to preventing crime and developing better environmental conditions in the neighborhoods that foster law-abiding behavior Standards- detail goals to improve the justice system Trial by ordeal- an ordeal in which the accused was required to perform some physical task to prove his or her innocence Venue- the geographic location of the court...
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- Spring '08