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Double Jeopardy Issues and Jurisdiction


Double Jeopardy Issues and Jurisdiction

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This site contains lecture notes that are part of survey course of constitutional law emphasizing civil rights and individual liberties. The notes explain the meaning of double jeopardy as well as the three kinds of recognized jurisdictions in the U.S.
Material Type: Presentation
Date Added to MERLOT: July 06, 2006
Date Modified in MERLOT: June 20, 2014
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Submitter: Cathy Swift


  • Editor Review avg: 2 rating
  • User Rating: 4 user rating
  • Discussion (1 Comment)
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Primary Audience: College General Ed
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Language: English
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Avatar for Grover Harrell
5 weeks ago

Grover Harrell (Faculty)

This page has a good summary of double jeopardy and the types of jurisdiction.  The excessive use of Bold font is distracting, but it is appropriate for a college level criminal justice class.  I plan adopting it for use in my classes next term.

Time spent reviewing site: 15 minutes