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PS1020 Unit I Assessment

Question 1

Contrast the differences and similarities between a direct democracy and a representative democracy.

Your response should be 75 words in length.



Question 2

In your own words, summarize the methods used for state constitutional change, including how the initiative device affects state politics.

Your response should be 75 words in length.



Question 3

Contrast the differences between liberal and conservative ideology in the states. Include examples as comparisons.

Your response should be 200 words in length.



Question 4

Describe how immigration impacts all levels of government.

Your response should be 200 words in length.



BCJ 3601 Unit 1 Case Study

Instructions

For this assignment, you will explore the concept of stare decisis and whether it is an inexorable command. Click the link to access “Is Stare Decisis an Inexorable Command?”, and write a case study that answers, at a minimum, the questions listed below.

  • What does the court mean when it says “Stare decisis is not an inexorable command; rather it is a principle of policy and not a mechanical formula of adherence to the latest decision”?
  • What would it mean for the American system of criminal justice if stare decisis actually was an “inexorable command” or a “mechanical formula of adherence to the latest decision”?

Your case study will be a minimum of two pages in length, not counting the title and reference pages. (Your response to each question should be 250–300 words.) Your case study should present an insightful and thorough analysis with strong arguments and evidence.

You are required to use at least two outside resources, one of which may be your textbook. All resources used, including the textbook, must be referenced; paraphrased and quoted material must have accompanying citations. Your case study, including all references, will be formatted in APA style.

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