The current supreme court sees itself as the champion of the rights of the criminal defendant

26. The current supreme court sees itself as the champion of the rights of the criminal defendant.

a. True

b.False

 

28. The contemporary Supreme Court tends to favor law enforcement over the right of the criminal defendant.

a. True

b. False

 

29. Actus rea means that for a crime to occur there must be an act of either commission or omission by the accused.

a. True

b. False

 

30. offensive and harmful behaviors are almost always illegal.

a. True

b. False

 

31. The duress is used when people break the law in order to save themselves or prevent some greater harm.

a. True

b. False