JUS 531 Constitutional Issues in Criminal Justice GC Full Course

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JUS 531 Constitutional Issues in Criminal Justice GC Full Course

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JUS 531 Constitutional Issues in Criminal Justice GC Full Course


JUS 531 Grand Canyon Week 1 Discussion 1

Explain checks and balances and how that applies to judicial review. Do you think judicial review gives the judicial branch more power than the other branches of government? Why or why not?

 

JUS 531 Grand Canyon Week 1 Discussion 2

Compare and contrast the viewpoint of the Federalists with that of Jefferson’s view of the power of the federal courts.

 

 

JUS 531 Grand Canyon Week 2 Discussion 1

Should the Supreme Court have the authority to review the decisions of the executive branch? What risk is there, if any, to the president’s power as commander-in-chief and head of national security?

 

JUS 531 Grand Canyon Week 2 Discussion 2

What consequences might have developed if President Richard M. Nixon refused the Court’s order to turn over the tapes?

 

 

JUS 531 Grand Canyon Week 3 Discussion 1

Do the opinions of the Supreme Court give too much power to the federal government, too little power, or about the right amount? Give examples from Supreme Court cases to support your position.

 

JUS 531 Grand Canyon Week 3 Discussion 2

What is the significance of the Supreme Court’s decision in the case of McCulloch v. Maryland?

 

 

JUS 531 Grand Canyon Week 4 Discussion 1

What was the purpose of the 14th Amendment?

 

 

JUS 531 Grand Canyon Week 4 Discussion 2

Why were the provisions of the 14th Amendment not included in the original Bill of Rights?

 

 

JUS 531 Grand Canyon Week 5 Discussion 1

Do you think the language of the statute that the Supreme Court was interpreting in the Schenk case would be considered valid today? Would the language in The Espionage Act of 1917 pass the clear and present danger test today?

 

JUS 531 Grand Canyon Week 5 Discussion 2

Why do you think the Supreme Court extended some of the protections of the Bill of Rights to the states through the 14th Amendment, but not others? Why should the Court be selective?

 

 

JUS 531 Grand Canyon Week 6 Discussion 1

Do you think the intent of the Establishment Clause was to prohibit the government from giving any aid to public institutions that include religious education? Why or why not?

 

JUS 531 Grand Canyon Week 6 Discussion 2

Discuss the three tests as defined by the court in the Lemon case. Do you think these three cases inhibit freedom of speech? Explain your answer.

 

 

JUS 531 Grand Canyon Week 7 Discussion 1

Explain the difference between substantive due process and procedural due process. Give examples of both.

 

JUS 531 Grand Canyon Week 7 Discussion 2

Why do you think the Supreme Court moved so slowly in extending the due process clause to the states?

 

 

 

JUS 531 Grand Canyon Week 8 Discussion 1

Explain the difference between the rational basis test and the strict scrutiny test and how each impacts the burden of proof.

 

JUS 531 Grand Canyon Week 8 Discussion 2

What kinds of classifications do you think the Supreme Court should examine based on the 14th Amendment? Are there any classifications that the court has not reviewed that you think should be reviewed?

 

 

JUS 531 Grand Canyon Week 1 Assignment 1

Judicial Review

Details:

Define judicial review. Discuss in 750-1,000 words how the courts interpret this concept and how it has evolved. Discuss whether you think judicial review, as it is interpreted by the courts today, gives too much power to the judicial branch, is too limited in its scope, or strikes the right balance. Give your opinion as to whether you think it should be expanded or limited.

A minimum of two to three resources are required for this assignment.

Prepare this assignment according to the APA guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.

You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin. Please refer to the directions in the Student Success Center.

 

 

JUS 531 Grand Canyon Week 1 Assignment 2

The Role of the Judicial System in the United States

Details:

Write an essay of 250-500-words that discusses the role of the judicial system in the United States today. Discuss the historical context of the judicial system and whether you think our founding fathers contemplated the role the judicial system would have in modern times.

A minimum of one resource is required for this assignment.

Prepare this assignment according to the APA guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.

You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin. Please refer to the directions in the Student Success Center.

 

 

JUS 531 Grand Canyon Week 2 Assignment 1

Judicial Review-Branch of Government

Details:

Write an essay of 500-750 words that compares and contrasts the Supreme Court’s role, and the issues that arise when the Supreme Court is interpreting a law passed by Congress as compared to actions taken by the executive branch of government.

A minimum of one to two resources are required for this assignment.

Prepare this assignment according to the APA guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.

You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin. Please refer to the directions in the Student Success Center.

 

 

JUS 531 Grand Canyon Week 2 Assignment 2

The Role of the Judicial System in the United States: Separation of Powers

Details:

Write an essay of 250-500-words that explains the legal concept of separation of powers between the three branches of the U.S. government. Give your opinion as to whether or not you think this is an effective process and why you feel the way you do.

A minimum of one resource is required for this assignment.

Prepare this assignment according to the APA guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.

This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.

You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin. Please refer to the directions in the Student Success Center.

 

 

JUS 531 Grand Canyon Week 3 Assignment

U.S. Citizenship Presentation

Details:

You have been invited to give a presentation to a group of immigrants who are about to be granted U.S. citizenship. You have been asked to explain the rights of the states as compared to the rights of the federal government.

Create a PowerPoint presentation that discusses this topic so that this group will understand the distinction. Refer to some of the cases included in this section and cite them appropriately. Text is limited to no more than 5 lines per slide and 5 words per bulleted item.

Presentations should include the following:

Ten to twelve slides, appropriate for the audience, with detailed speaker notes that explain the key points listed on the slide.

Appropriate use of visual aids and elegant graphics.

Appropriate use of font sizes.

Major points clearly stated, supported by specific details, examples, or analysis, and organized logically.

While APA format is not required for the body of this assignment, solid academic writing is expected and in-text citations and references should be presented using APA documentation guidelines, which can be found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center.

You are not required to submit this assignment to Turnitin, unless otherwise directed by your instructor. If so directed, refer to the Student Success Center for directions. Only Word documents can be submitted to Turnitin.

 

 

JUS 531 Grand Canyon Week 4 Assignment 1

Incorporation Doctrine

Details:

Write an essay of 750-1,000 words on whether or not you think the 14th Amendment should extend the Bill of Rights to the states. Discuss whether or not you think alternate protections, such as protections in specific state constitutions, should govern. Cite at least two sources.

Prepare this assignment according to the APA guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.

You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin. Please refer to the directions in the Student Success Center.

You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin. Refer to the directions in the Student Success Center. Only Word documents can be submitted to Turnitin.

 

 

JUS 531 Grand Canyon Week 4 Assignment 2

The 14th Amendment

Details:

Write an essay of 250-500 words that discusses the relationship between the Fifth Amendment and the 14th Amendment. Discuss the intent of these two amendments and how you interpret due process.

A minimum of one resource is required for this assignment.

Prepare this assignment according to the APA guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.

You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin. Please refer to the directions in the Student Success Center.

 

 

JUS 531 Grand Canyon Week 5 Assignment 1

Censorship

Details:

Write an essay of 500-750 words that explains when censorship is acceptable under case law. Be sure to define censorship and use case law to support your position.

A minimum of one to two resources are required for this assignment.

Prepare this assignment according to the APA guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.

You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin. Please refer to the directions in the Student Success Center.

 

 

JUS 531 Grand Canyon Week 5 Assignment 2

Freedom of Speech

Details:

Write an essay of 750-1000 words that reviews the time, place and manner restrictions on freedom of speech.

Define what time, place and manner restrictions are under the law.

Review the cases Hill v. Colorado530 U.S. 703 (2000) and Lee v. International Society of Krishna Consciousness, 505 U.S. 830 (1992). What do these cases reflect concerning time, place and manner restrictions as interpreted by the Supreme Court?

Determine whether Hill and Lee are still considered valid case law.

Consider whether the Supreme Court rulings in Hill and Lee seem like appropriate interpretations of Constitutional limits of free speech.

A minimum of three resources is required for this assignment.

Prepare this assignment according to the APA guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.

This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.

You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin. Please refer to the directions in the Student Success Center.

 

JUS 531 Grand Canyon Week 6 Assignment 1

Religion and the Constitution

Details:

Examine the concept of establishment of religion and the relevancy of Zorach v. Clauson, 343 U.S. 306 (1952); Mueller v. Allen, 464 U.S. 388 (1983); and Rosenberger v. University of Virginia, 515 U.S. 819 (1995).

Write a 500-750 word essay that discusses the various court cases involving prisoner lawsuits and religion.

A minimum of one to two resources are required for this assignment.

Prepare this assignment according to the APA guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.

You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin. Please refer to the directions in the Student Success Center.

 

JUS 531 Grand Canyon Week 6 Assignment 2

Village School Board

Details:

You are the attorney for a village school board. The board wants to allow any teacher who so desires to provide a Christmas tree in the classroom during the Christmas season. They have invited you to the next board meeting to give your opinion as to whether the school district would violate the Constitution by allowing Christmas trees in the classroom.

Create a PowerPoint presentation (12-15 slides) that advises the school board of your decision and explains your rationale. Discuss principles of both freedom of expression and establishment of religion. Include detailed speaker notes and make sure the board understands the legal principles that form the basis of your opinion. Text is limited to no more than 5 lines per slide and 5 words per bulleted item.

Presentations should include the following:

Audience-appropriate slides, with detailed speaker notes that explain the key points listed on each slide.

Appropriate use of visual aids and elegant graphics.

Appropriate use of font sizes.

Major points clearly stated, supported by specific details, examples, or analysis, and organized logically.

While APA format is not required for the body of this assignment, solid academic writing is expected and in-text citations and references should be presented using APA documentation guidelines, which can be found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center.

You are not required to submit this assignment to Turnitin, unless otherwise directed by your instructor. If so directed, refer to the Student Success Center for directions. Only Word documents can be submitted to Turnitin.

 

JUS 531 Grand Canyon Week 7 Assignment

Due Process

Details:

Write an essay of 1,250-1,500 words that describes the change in the interpretation of the due process clause. Discuss whether or not the earlier interpretations gave the benefit of the doubt to government power or private interests. You should also answer the question as to whether or not you think the present interpretation is healthy and realistic.

A minimum of four to five resources are required for this assignment.

Prepare this assignment according to the APA guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.

You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin. Please refer to the directions in the Student Success Center.

 

 

JUS 531 Grand Canyon Week 8 Assignment 1

The Equal Protection Clause

Details:

Write an essay of 500-750 words on how the interpretation of the Equal Protection Clause has changed and what impact this change has had on public institutions, private enterprises and minorities.

A minimum of one to two resources are required for this assignment.

Prepare this assignment according to the APA guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.

You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin. Please refer to the directions in the Student Success Center.

 

JUS 531 Grand Canyon Week 8 Assignment 2

The Separate But Equal Doctrine

Details:

Write an essay of 250-500 words in which you discuss whether or not there is any rationale for a separate but equal doctrine. Is there any part of society in which such a doctrine could be fairly implemented?

Include an introduction, conclusion, and title page.

A minimum of one resource is required for this assignment.

Prepare this assignment according to the APA guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.

You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin. Please refer to the directions in the Student Success Center.

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