criminal law

Identify the types of common law defenses used in criminal cases and analyze the similarities and differences among these types of defenses.Cite examples in which these defenses have been used in court cases.Your assignment is to write a 3-4 page paper (excluding cover and reference pages).The paper should contain a cover page, and it should follow APA guidelines, which means that you must provide in-text citations and references at the end of the paper for any source you use, including the textbook. Please note the paper may require you to use sources in addition to the textbook. The paper should be double-spaced and use 12 point font

Introduction to paralegal 107

Introduction to paralegal 107″Litigation and Discovery” Please respond to the following: Explain the main role of the paralegal within the litigation process. Next, discuss the importance of discovery to litigation, and explain the fundamental purposes that discovery serves to the courts. According the textbook, “the discovery process can be a time-consuming and sometimes frustrating phase in litigation” (p.253 of the textbook). Explain the main reasons why this statement is true. Next, suggest at least one (1) way—not discussed in the textbook—in which a paralegal could help the court to keep to its schedule during the discovery process.

Crime Prevention Criminal Justice

Robinson states that “Rational choice and deterrence theories are two related theories that help understand why criminal justice – including crime control and crime prevention activities of police, courts, and corrections – should help us reduce crime in society” (2012).   Answer one of the following questions: How do these theories help us understand the relationship between criminals and law enforcement, the courts, corrections, and society?What are some of the results we would expect to see if these theories are correct in assessing criminal activity?How would the rational choice and deterrence theories change the policing strategy of your department if you were in a police department utilizing traditional policing techniques or a department utilizing community oriented and problem solving techniques?Your initial post must be a minimum of 400 words in length. Support your post with scholarly sources, and provide in-text citation in APA style.

Critical Analysis Paper

Critical Analysis Paper

Describe an example of a contract that you or someone you know entered into (for example, rental agreement, cell phone agreement, property purchase or lease—car, home, furniture, etc.; home or car repair, student loan agreement). In your description, be sure to provide specific contractual details including parties and subject matter involved. You must also address the following:

Describe the five essential elements of an enforceable contract, and give an example of each element from the selected contract.Explain whether or not the contract was fulfilled. If not, discuss at least one available breach remedy.
Your paper must be three to four pages in length (not including title and reference pages), and it must be formatted according to APA style as outlined in the approved APA style guide. You must cite at least two scholarly sources in addition to the textbook.