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Chapter 6 Extra Credit: Deadly Force In Law Enforcement
Conduct internet research about rules governing deadly force in law enforcement. First research the 1985 case which established deadly force; provide the case citation; discuss the facts of the case the main issue lower court (trial and appellate) decisions and how SCOTUS ruled in the case. Provide a link to the case. Second research your states deadly force rules and discuss if your sates rules adhere to the SCOTUS case. Provide a link to your states rules as found in a code of criminal procedure penal code etc. Sites such as ask.com answers.com Wikipedia.com wisegeek.com do not rise to the level of academic research and are not acceptable.
Chapter 7 Extra Credit: Your States Court Organization
Conduct internet research about your states court organization. Provide the names and jurisdictions (felonies or misdemeanors) of the trial courts the intermediate appellate courts and the court(s) of last resort in your state. Limit your discussion to criminal courts; there is no need to discuss civil courts EXCEPT the civil courts which exercise criminal jurisdiction over juveniles. Additionally state how judges in each court arrive at the bench (elected appointed etc.)
Provide a link to the site(s) you researched. Sites such as ask.com answers.com wikipedia.com wisegeek.com etc. do not rise to the level of academic research andare not acceptable.