Unit 3 Criminal Law and Cyber Crimes

Unit 3 Criminal Law and Cyber Crimes - Unit 3 Criminal Law...

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Unit 3 Criminal Law and Cyber Crimes Assignment 3: Case Analysis MT311-06 Business Law StevenPorter7 Professor Noel Ransom Unit 3 Case Analysis The Case Review the following case. Prepare an analysis that will demonstrate your ability to both answer the questions presented and incorporate theories and concepts from this week’s material. Armington, while robbing a drugstore, shot and seriously injured Jennings, a drugstore clerk. Armington was subsequently convicted in a criminal trial of armed robbery and assault and battery. Jennings later brought a civil tort suit against Armington for damages. Armington contended that he could not be tried again for the same crime, as that would constitute double jeopardy, which is prohibited by the Fifth Amendment to the Constitution.
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Is Armington correct? Explain. Armington was found guilty in criminal proceedings. However, Armington felt that his constitutional rights would be violated if he was prosecuted civilly for a civil tort from his actions which occurred when he committed the criminal offences for which he
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This note was uploaded on 08/22/2011 for the course BUSINESS L ls311 taught by Professor Starcher during the Spring '11 term at Kaplan University.

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