Draft a response to each of the bulleted questions below. Each question must have its own response and have a minimum of 75 words.
- How would you define the adversarial system?
- How does the adversarial system relate to the criminal justice system overall? What recommendations would you make to the system?
- What is your take on the effectiveness of the adversarial system compared to other systems (such as the inquisitive system that is used in some European countries)?
- What is the role of a defense attorney? How does this role of defense attorney impact the criminal court system?
- What would happen if the role of the defense attorney had more, or less, limitations placed on them?
- What do you think of public defenders versus private attorneys and the effectiveness of each?
- What is the role of a judge? How does this role impact the criminal court system?
- What would happen if the role of the judge had more, or less, limitations placed on them?