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LSTD 400 *********************************************Mid Term*************************************** Part 1 of 1 - 70.0/ 100.0 Points Question 1 of 30 2.5/ 2.5 Points In a constitutional democracy, when enforcing the criminal law: A. a. officials are restricted by the law of criminal procedure. B. b. officials are restricted by the legislature. C. c. officials are restricted by popular opinion. D. d. officials have wide latitude to decide what actions to take. Answer Key: A Question 2 of 30 2.5/ 2.5 Points
A petition for a writ of habeas corpus: I. is a continuation of the original criminal case. II. is a civil action. III. reviews the constitutionality of a petitioner's detention. IV. is another form of appeal.
Question 3 of 30 2.5/ 2.5 Points The term "due process revolution" refers to: Question 4 of 30 2.5/ 2.5 Points
In Hurtado v. California (1884), involving the murder by Hurtado of his wife's lover, the Supreme Court ruled that the Fourteenth Amendment due process clause:
Question 5 of 30 2.5/ 2.5 Points Selective incorporation means: A. a. the state legislatures can select which provisions in the Bill of Rights to
incorporate. B. b. only some of the Bill of Rights are incorporated into the due process clause of the Fourteenth Amendment. C. c. only the Fourth and Fifth Amendments are incorporated into the due process clause of the Fourteenth Amendment. D. d. state supreme courts shall decide which provisions in the Bill of Rights their states should incorporate Answer Key: B Question 6 of 30 2.5/ 2.5 Points According to the Supreme Court in Katz v. U.S., involving the use of an electronic listening device on the outside of a public telephone booth by the police: I. the Fourth Amendment did not create a general constitutional right to privacy. II. protection of a person's general right to privacy is left largely to the law of the individual states. III. what a person knowingly exposes to the public is not subject to Fourth Amendment protection. IV. what a person seeks to preserve as private, even in an area accessible to the public, may be constitutionally protected.

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