Identify an example of an unethical practice by the prosecutor of a criminal trial. Why is it unethical?
How can discretion in a case become an ethical issue?
What is jury skewing and do you feel it is unethical? Why or why not?
Identify two unethical practices a judge could become involved in?
Review the following article:
Iskandarani, M. (2017, November 10). 'Miscarriage of justice': Law professor James Coleman discusses Duke lacrosse case RELATED CONTENT: EDITOR'S PICKS ONLINE POLL. UWIRE Text, p. 1.
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What ethical issue is present? Why?
Law school teaches students certain courses like professional ethics and trial advocacy which prepare them on how to behave ethically while discharging their duties. Prosecutors though, may not be taken through these trainings and that explains why in most instances they conduct themselves outside the confines of ethics. A good example of unethical behavior