Criminal Justice 107: Criminal Law Final Exam

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Question 1 1. James finds out his girlfriend, Leda, is seeing another man. He is outraged and determined to confront Leda. Under the pretense of cooking Leda a special meal, he lures her to his apartment where he plans to tell her what he knows. Shortly after Leda's arrival, James tells her he knows she is seeing someone else. James then pulls out a loaded gun he had hidden behind a pillow and shoots Leda twice, taking her life. James is charged with murder in the first degree. This is a specific intent crime because:

Question 2 2. Someone who falsifies a legal document with the intent of taking something from another person to whom it legally belongs is committing the specific intent crime of

Question 3 3. Which of the following best describes mens rea?

Question 4 4. Biggs, the neighborhood bully, and Mugsy, his pit bull, were strolling down the street when they came upon a much smaller man. Biggs asked the man for his money. When the man refused, Biggs commanded Musgy to bite him. The canine clamped onto the man's arm causing deep wounds. What happened here?

Question 5 5. Bernie punches Ray in the nose for parking too close to his car. Ray's injury causes him to take time off from work. What type of damages can Ray sue for?

Question 6 6. Which of the following statements is correct regarding child abuse?

Question 7 7. In Johnson v. State, why was Johnson arrested?

Question 8 8. What is the difference between being convicted and being found liable?

Question 9 9. Statutes or laws are created by which branch of government?

Question 10 10. There are two states that make driving drowsy criminally negligent if they cause a fatal crash. Which two states have this law?

Question 11 11. The Great Flying Carmelo has a high wire act in a local casino. He suspends himself over the casino floor and does very dangerous tricks. On the weekends, he practices in the yard of his rented house. This particular weekend, he fell and injured his back and neck. What is the scope of liability for Carmelo's landlord?

Question 12 12. Which of the following scenarios would the 'But For Test' be most useful in?

Question 13 13. What did the word 'capital' originally refer to in terms of capital punishment?

Question 14 14. Which goal of sentencing is premised on the idea that people won't commit crimes if the pain of punishment outweighs the pleasure of the crime?

Question 15 15. Which goal of sentencing is premised on the idea that people who are restrained from crime can't commit further crimes?

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