Criminology Review 3

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Criminology Review 3
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Review Exam 3
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  1. A time limit on the civil or criminal charges that can be brought upon an individual refers to...

    A. Entrapment
    B. Statue of limitation
    C. Necessity
    B. Statue of limitation
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  2. Which Amendment notes a "speedy trial"?
    6th Amendment
  3. The statue of limitation of bigamy is....

    A. 7 years
    B. 5 years
    C. 10 years
    A. 7 years
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  4. The statue of limitation for compelling prostitution is.....

    A. 3 years
    B. 10 years
    C. 7 years
    B. 10 years
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  5. The statue of limitation for murder is.....
    None
  6. The statue of limitation on misdemeanors is....

    A. 5 years
    B. 7 years
    C. 2 years
    C. 2 years
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  7. A jury pool is also referred to as...
    Master Jury List
  8. A student registered as a student in class can be excused from jury duty. True/False
    True
  9. A proceeding where questions are asked of potential jurors by both each attorney to determine whether they are biased or have any connection with the defendant or witness refers to...
    Voir Dire
  10. A witness who can testify on a fact in question without having any specialized training or knowledge refers to...
    Lay Witness
  11. The questioning of an opposing witness refers to...
    Cross Examination
  12. ____ established the Crime Victims Fund to provide financial aid for crime victims refers to...

    A. Katz v. United States
    B. Victim of Crime Act of 1984
    C. Restorative justice
    B. Victim of Crime Act of 1984
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  13. Retribution, deterrence, protect society, and rehabilitation are four reasons for....

    A. Good Time
    B. Sentencing
    C. Restorative justice
    B. Sentencing
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  14. Texas crime victim claims may be approved for benefits up to a total of $___.
    $50,000
  15. A fixed period of incarceration not set by a judge but through legislation refers to indeterminate sentencing. True/False
    False
  16. Juveniles in Texas may receive a determinate sentence of ___ in prison.
    40 years
  17. A state laws requiring offenders to serve as least 85% of their sentence with no time off for good time refers to....
    Truth in Sentencing
  18. Texas has a three-strikes law. True/False
    False
  19. A form of mandatory sentencing for repeat offenders refers to...

    A. Exclusionary Rule
    B. Habitual Offender Law
    C. Determinate Sentencing
    B. Habitual Offender Law
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  20. A reduction in time served by an inmate refers to...
    Good Time
  21. A statement completed and presented to a judge, jury, or parole board in which a crime victim details how the crime affected them refers to a Victim Impact Statement. True/False
    True
  22. According to the handout "Gender and Racial Statistics of Death Row Offenders". how many total persons are on death row?

    A. 100
    B. 212
    C. 333
    D. 276
    D. 276
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  23. An inmate can accrue good conduct time according to the inmate's classification. The general time is __ for each __ days.

    A. 5, 20
    B. 20, 30
    C. 5, 18
    D. 15, 25
    B. 20, 30
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  24. According to the handout "Gender and Racial Statistics of Death Row Offenders", how many are White male?

    A. 4
    B. 72
    C. 73
    D. 112
    B. 72
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  25. According to the handout "Gender and Racial Statistics of Death Row Offenders", how many are Black male?

    A. 75
    B. 110
    C. 65
    B. 110
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)

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