We found 37 resources with the concept the justice system
Your Day in Court: Criminal Justice
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewWhen a person goes on trial for a crime, what options does a court have to render justice? Who are the key players in the legal system? Interested legal scholars answer the inquiries and more using an Internet-based activity, chart, and...
"Whispering Wires": Public Law vs. Individual Civil Liberties
9th - 12th
High school student love discussing controversial issues like those brought up in this fourth amendment case study. They examine the 1928 Olmstead vs. U.S. prohibition court case, applying the fourth amendment to determine whether or not...
Teach21 Lesson: Choices and Consequences, Lesson 9/18
6th - 9th
It's the trial of the century! After reading the humorous story "The Ransom of Red Chief" by O. Henry, students engage in several activities to explore point of view, including splitting into the prosecution and defense of Redchief (who...