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begin by researching NJ statute regarding theclassification of crimes as misdemeanors or felonies. In your main postinclude the following:
Summarize the delineating factors thatdifferentiate felonies from misdemeanors.
Explore why it is important for lawenforcement officers to understand these distinctions.
Explain the elements of one inchoateoffense from your state statute.
Describe whether your chosen inchoateoffense is a felony or misdemeanor.
Part2 OWN ON PAGE
consider the crime of attempt andaccomplice liability when answering the following in your main post:
Explain whether you believe the crime ofattempt should carry the same punishment as the related substantive offense.
Evaluatewhether the same punishment as the substantive offense should be applied whenit comes to an accomplice to a crime.
Articulatewhether the intent of an accomplice in assisting in the commission of a crimeis a necessary element.
Explorethe criminal liability of an accomplice if the accomplice has a duty to preventa crime but fails to use reasonable efforts to do so.