Homicide Offenders

Prior to beginning work on this discussion, read Chapter 8: Psychology of Homicide in your textbook. Your initial post should be at least 300 words in length. Please elaborate on the following as you complete your discussion. Support your claims with examples from the required materials and/or other scholarly sources, and properly cite any references: […]

14th amendment

Discuss the process through which the 14th Amendment’s guarantee of due process of law eventually resulted in virtually all of the rights contained in the U.S. Constitution’s Bill of Rights becoming applicable to not only the federal government, but all of the individual states as well.Discuss the concept of expectation of privacy in the context […]

Case Brief

A case brief is a condensed, concise outline-form summary of a court opinion. Hence, the term “brief.” It is generally used for more efficient self-study (it’s easier and more simple than re-reading a 100-page long case every time you want to refresh your memory about the case). It is also used to present the case […]

Discussion: Human Resource Management and Diversity

Today’s government and non-profit organizations consist of a more diverse workforce.  Managing a diverse labor force requires an altered set of skills and attitudes which focus on diversity. Diversity creates an environment that provides promotional opportunities for the workforce. A diverse workforce brings new perspectives, values, cultures, and energy to the organization. For this Discussion, […]

Discussion 2: Volunteerism

There is a strong tradition of volunteerism in the United States that began with religious-affiliated organizations and local government councils. Today, a wide range of non-profit and government organizations provide a variety of volunteer opportunities ranging from serving as board members and community educators in non-profit organizations to serving on local government boards and commissions. […]

Discussion 1: Outsourcing

One of the most significant developments in public administration over the last several decades has been the privatization of public services. In the United States and some other countries, much of this privatizing has taken the form of outsourcing or contracting out. These developments have important implications for human resource management. For this Discussion, review […]

Explain the legal term voir dire, its origins, and it’s purpose. Detail the process of voir dire and distinguish between peremptory and discretionary strikes of potential jury members. Provide an opinion of whether or not the process of voir dire serves its stated ends Create improvements in the current system of voir dire to ensure fair and impartial jurors for criminal trials Explain whether or not a defendant is entitled to a fair or perfect jury Distinguish between peremptory stripes of jurors vs strikes for cause of potential jurors