The three most prominent defendant characteristics used in the discussion of

The three most prominent defendant characteristics

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20.The three most prominent defendant characteristics used in the discussion of crime and crime policy area.age, race, and marital status.c.family background, sex, and age.b.race, education, and income.d.sex, poverty, and race.REF:22321.In crimes of violence such as assaults, robberies, and rapes, Hispanic women report the crime to the authorities what percent of the time?REF:22522.Which of the following court participants is supposed to stand at the center of the criminal court drama?151
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REF:22623.Most members of the courtroom work group are essentially part of what class?.REF:22624.Most of what we know about the ordeal of testifying in court comes from research on victims ofREF:22825.Which participants in the criminal justice system have traditionally been forgotten?REF:22826. Most victim compensation programsREF:23627. Which of the following is not a requirement of victim compensation fund programs?a.victims must assist in the prosecution of the defendant.b.victims must be “innocent victims.”c.victims living in the same household as the offender are ineligible.d.The defendant must be found guilty in court.REF:236-23728. The first victim compensation program in the United States began in what state in 1965?REF:236152
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29. Dharun Ravi, a freshman at Rutgers University, used a web cam to spy on his gay roommate’s dorm-room sexual encounters and streamed the video (Shallwani 2012). A few dayslater hisroommate Tyler Clemnti, a talented young musician, committed suicide. These events quickly became the subject of intense national interest and Ravi was charged under New Jersey law with hate crime, invasion of privacy, witness intimidation, and bias intimidation (but not murder).What was the basis of the governments’ case?REF:227-228
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