Unformatted text preview: He may also search other areas if he has probable cause. However the search must be related to the arrest. Criminal Prosecution= To punish an individual for a crime the government must prove both Actus Reas (Accuesed Committed Illegal Act) and Mens Rea (They Had Intent/knowledge). The Burden of Proof is on the State- meaning they must convince a jury beyond reasonable doubt the accused committed the crime. – Criminal Prosecution is the Gov. vs. Person (State of California vs. Oj Simpson.)...
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- Fall '08
- criminal law, OJ Simpson, actus reas, arrest= Pursuant means