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Unformatted text preview: Petty offenses- offenses which have a maximum jail time of 6 months and a fine of not more than $500 Public trial- a trial that the public has a right to attend Right of the press and the public to access to criminal trials- the constitutional right of the public and the press to attend a criminal trial granted by the First Amendment Right to trial by jury- right of a defendant to have his or her case decided by a fair and impartial jury...
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This note was uploaded on 05/30/2011 for the course CJ 2350 taught by Professor Todd during the Spring '08 term at Texas State.
- Spring '08