CJ 101 - Course Outline

CJ 101 - Fall Semester Syllabus

CJ 101 - Spring Semester Syllabus


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Power Point Slides

Class Court Cases

"Justice, and the Justice Network"

"Liberty vs Order"

"Night of the Long Knives," Wikipedia

Extra Credit Film Schedule - Fall Term

Extra Credit Film Schedule - Spring Term

Extra Credit Film Series - Study Questions

Quotes

Synanon, drawn from Ofshe

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Fundamental Concepts of Law and Crime

Crime in the United States:  Arrests 2011, U.S. Department of Justice

Arrests in the United States:  1990 - 2010

Uniform Crime Reports, U.S. Department of Justice

Crime Victimization Survey, U.S. Department of Justice

International Crime Victims Survey

Crime and Justice in Venezuela - Part 1Crime and Justice in Venezuela - Part 2

"Trust and Confidence in Criminal Justice," Sherman

Theories of Deviance

"Teenage Brains," Dobbs

"America's Real Criminal Element: Lead," Drum

"Our Banana Republic," Kristof

Anomie Cartoon, Engelhardt

Prostitution Laws of the World

Human Trafficking in Cambodia

"Gun Violence in America," Stray


Identity Theft, U.S. Department of Justice

"A Brief History of Bail," Stephen

Capital Punishment Updates, U.S. Department of Justice
     

Death Penalty Information Center
    

International Death Sentences and Executions, Amnesty International

"Crime Prevention's Bottom Line," Sherman

National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services

"Cost Of Drug War Too High," Ivins

Methamphetamine Information:

    * Mexican Cartels Fill Demand for Meth in USA, Associated Press/Salter 

    * Methamphetamine Time Line, Frontline

    * Spread of Meth, The Oregonian

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The Meth Epidemic, Frontline

Drug Trafficking Fact Sheet, U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

President's National Drug Control Strategy, Office of National Drug Control Policy

National Survey Results of Juvenile Drug Use, NIDA/University of Michigan Institute for Social Research

Cybercrime articles, Sullivan

"Injustice, Texas Style," Alter

List of (and links to) Federal Law Enforcement Agencies

U.S. Supreme Court Genealogy

International Courts/International Law

Twenty-Two Crimes Under the Jurisdiction of the International Court of Justice

The Crime of Punishment, New York Times Editorial

American Correctional Population, U.S. Department of Justice

World Prison Population,Walmsley

Which Prison's Right For You, U.S. Bureau of Prisons

"What A Prison Sentence Really Means," Goodman

"Our Real Prison Problem," Lithwick

Tuition vs. Prison cartoon, from the Wisconsin State Journal

Blended Sentencing, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention

"The Dawn of a New Movement," Cose
    
"Highlights of the 2011 National Youth Gang Survey," Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention

"Letters from Prison: Perspectives of a Juvenile Lifer"

"Juveniles Don't Deserve Life Sentences," Garinger 

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Movies:

Scottsboro:  An American Tragedy

The Meth Epidemic

12 Angry Men

The New Asylums

When Kids Get Life

Worse Than War (PBS film on Genocide)


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Study Quizzes:

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Quiz 2

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Quiz 14