Unit 4, Question #2: Most Americans think that crime just keeps getting worse.
Using what you learned from your text, what do the statistics tell us? Is there more
crime or less crime today? What types of crime have increased or decreased in
Unit #3, Question #1: Discuss the theory behind why, at common law, a man could
not be charged with raping his wife, and the rationale behind most modern statutes
that permit such a charge that is supported by the evidence.
In order to discuss the theory
Unit 2, Question #1: Discuss the requirements of self-defense according to the text
and explain what they mean (good faith belief, imminent danger, threat of harm,
proportionate use of force to repel attack).
In discussing the requirements of self-defense
Unit #1, Question #2: What is the historical basis of the ex post facto and bill of
attainder provisions, and why would they have application in todays legal system?
Ex Post Facto is a legal principal that originated in ancient civilization that means a l