Quiz 1 Essay

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***Quiz 1****
Question 1 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points

The search for the correct result essential to criminal procedure in a constitutional democracy means to: I. convict the guilty. II. plea bargain in weak cases. III. search for truth at any cost. IV. acquit the innocent. A. I, II, III, IV B. b. I, II, III C. c. I D. d. I, IV

Answer Key: D
Question 2 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points

The trend today in balancing results and means in criminal justice: A. a. continues to be strongly in favor of individual rights by emphasizing process (means). B. b. has shifted away from process to results. C. c. is impossible to determine because the Supreme Court has not made it clear. D. d. is equally poised
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D. d. he felt the Court had no business reviewing state court convictions.

Answer Key: B
Question 11 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points

According to the interest in fact-finding and the search for truth, the greater the deprivation the decision imposes, the greater the factual foundation required to support it. A. True B. False

Answer Key: True
Question 12 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points

The due process revolution was led by the Burger Court. A. True B. False

Answer Key: False
Question 13 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points

The due process revolution increased the power of the police in America. A. True B. False

Answer Key: False
Question 14 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points

The Constitution always binds the government. A. True B. False

Answer Key: True
Question 15 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points

The United States Supreme Court has no authority to interpret state constitution as long as state constitutional provisions and the decisions interpreting them meet the standards set by the United States Constitution. A. True B. False

Answer Key: True
Question 16 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points

The fear of fascism and the rise of Nazi Germany did not revive the historical fears Americans had of arbitrary government. A. True B. False

Answer Key: False
Question 17 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points

In Powell v. Alabama, the 1932 Supreme Court decision involving several black youths accused of raping two white

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