In preparation for the final Portfolio Project, and based on what youâ€™ve learned so far, provide support for Richardâ€™s statements regarding his knowledge and understanding of the crime committed and his expectations regarding punishment. Be sure to consider and comment on Richardâ€™s age, level of mental stability, and family history.
Submit a 3-4 page essay (not including the title and reference pages). Include a minimum of three credible, peer-reviewed sources as references to support your opinions. Format your essay according to the CSU-Global Guide to Writing and APA Requirements.
Remember, you must support your thinking, opinions, and prior knowledge with references; all facts must be supported. In-text references used throughout the paper must be included in an APA-formatted reference list.