False Question 19 1 / 1 pts The relationship between law enforcement and the prosecutor's office is symbiotic in nature. Correct! True
False Question 20 0 / 1 pts The plea bargaining process takes place once a guilty plea has been entered. You Answered True Correct Answer False Question 21 0 / 1 pts Bail is a constitutional right. You Answered True Correct Answer False Question 22 0 / 1 pts Prosecutors have the option to dismiss cases through a nolo contendere. You Answered True
Correct Answer False Question 23 1 / 1 pts The right to counsel is guaranteed in the Sixth Amendment. Correct! True False Question 24 0 / 1 pts Release on recognizance is a condition of sentencing. You Answered True Correct Answer False Question 25 1 / 1 pts What is the most important factor a prosecutor considers when deciding on criminal prosecution? Existing caseloads
Police certainty of guilt Correct! Sufficient evidence for conviction The victim's wishes Question 26 0 / 1 pts The primary purpose of discovery is for the ____________________________ . You Answered prosecutor to seek evidence for conviction. judge to set the trial parameters for evidence. defense to obtain information from the judge. Correct Answer defense to request information from the prosecutor . Question 27 0 / 1 pts The American justice system is classified as ________________________ . You Answered democratic. autocratic. symbolic. Correct Answer
adversarial. Question 28 1 / 1 pts Who is responsible for issuing an indictment? Judge or magistrate Prosecutor Correct! Grand jury Attorney general Question 29 0 / 1 pts What is the defense attorney's largest responsibility? Ensure a not guilty verdict You Answered Make sure the defendant does not serve time in prison or jail File motions to dismiss charges Correct Answer Serve as advocate for the defendant Question 30 0 / 1 pts
Prosecutors have discretion to do all of the following EXCEPT _____________________ . stop the prosecution of a defendant. Correct Answer issue an indictment. determine the level of criminal charges to be brought against a suspect. You Answered determine if an individual will be charged with a crime. Question 31 0 / 1 pts A challenge for cause does not have to specify a reason that a prospective juror should be excused. You Answered True Correct Answer False Question 32 0 / 1 pts With a writ of habeas corpus, a lawyer orders an incarcerated person to be produced in court. You Answered
True Correct Answer False Question 33 1 / 1 pts The United States Supreme Court does not require a trial by jury for defendants charged with misdemeanor crimes. Correct! True False Question 34 1 / 1 pts The burden of proof in a criminal trial lies with the defense. True Correct! False Question 35 0 / 1 pts Double jeopardy always prevents a criminal defendant from being tried twice for the same crime.
You Answered True Correct Answer False Question 36 1 / 1 pts Evidence is anything used to prove the existence or nonexistence of a fact.
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