For This or a Similar Paper Click To Order Now

Question 1: Go to: Website of the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS)
Question 1: Go to: Website of the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) Walk through the website and familiarize yourself with it. Now answer the following questions: Identify and briefly summarize at least one case currently before the court which the decision will have an impact on the criminal Justice system and or criminal law. Question 2: Consult our New York State Penal Law. Define misdemeanor and felony. Now compare the range of punishments for misdemeanors and felony offenses as listed in our penal law. Select one of each and list the crime, its elements, if it is a misdemeanor or a felony and what is the potential criminal liability of convicted of the crime here in our state. Question 3: McGirt v. Oklahoma, 591 U.S. ___ (2020), was a landmark[1][2] United States Supreme Court case which ruled that, as pertaining to the Major Crimes Act, much of the eastern portion of the state of Oklahoma remains as Native American lands of the prior Indian reservations of the Five Civilized Tribes, never disestablished by Congress as part of the Oklahoma Enabling Act of 1906. As such, prosecution of crimes by Native Americans on these lands falls into the jurisdiction of the tribal courts and federal judiciary under the Major Crimes Act, rather than Oklahoma's courts. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/McGirt_v._Oklahoma Who is McGirt and how did this case end up in front of the Supreme Court. (Case facts summary) Based on the holdings in McGirt who has jurisdiction over criminal prosecution in eastern portion of Oklahoma. What is the Major Crimes Act? What if any implications does this decision have on criminal cases in Oklahoma? Question 4: Watch the following video link: Robert Bales video In what court should Staff Sgt. Robert Bales be tried? What should the charges be? What do you think his sentence should be? Do you think Bales should be extradited back to Afghanistan? Why or Why not? Now do a search and update yourself on the outcome of the Afghanistan Murders by Bales. Do you agree with the outcome of the case? Do you agree with the court in which Bales was tried? Why or why not? As a reference the below rubric is provided for you to better understad what high quality reponses require

For This or a Similar Paper Click To Order Now

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

For This or a Similar Paper Click To Order Now