A Student’s Guide to Court Trials

A trial is when two or more parties present information and evidence to a court of justice. A civil case is held to settle lawsuits or claims against a person or party. A plaintiff is the person or party who brings the case against the defendant to the court. The defendant is a person or party that is being accused or sued of…

A Guide to Careers in Criminal Justice

Criminal justice and other law enforcement based careers are satisfying and worthwhile fields. Providing a much needed service, careers in criminal justice encompass a wide array of work opportunities that focus on public safety. Whether it is on a crime scene, working as an investigator or agent, or in a laboratory performing forensic science; the…

Ultimate Reference Guide for Law Students

Ultimate Reference Guide for Law Students

Law School Outlines, Test Preparation & Exams Reparing for Exams – This informational piece was created in order to help law students prepare for outlining and exams. Classification and Verification of Law School Outlines  – Classification and verification can be a very difficult process. However, Arbi Tamrazan from the Department of Electrical Engineering at Stanford University gives…

Careers in The Law

Careers in The Law

Criminal justice involves the practices and systems of upholding social control, deterrence, and the mitigation of crime. Those employed in the field of criminal justice may apprehend and impose penalties on those who violate the law. The criminal justice system also seeks to rehabilitate repeat offenders to help protect defendants from those who abuse their…