April Villegas 2/28/2015 Viewing Guide: CJL 3510 - Indictment - The McMartin Trial Prosecutors. 1. The text discusses the prosecutor’s office at work. From the tape, cite some examples of work issues related in the text. In the courtroom is the trial of the infamous McMartin case of child abuse is the District Attorney’s (DA) office.
In September of 1961, a woman from District of Columbia had an intruder break into her apartment. While the invader of the home was there, they had taken her wallet, and also raped the woman. During the investigation of the crime, the police had found some latent fingerprints in the apartment. The police then established and processed the prints. The prints were then connected back to 16 year old Morris A. Kent.
Throughout this case there are many different type of legal theories that can apply to a majority of the characters discussed. To start, Mike Merchant could be indicted of trademark infringement. A trademark is a distinctive mark, symbol, name, word, motto, or device that identifies the goods of a particular business. In the textbook there is a case that references a very similar situation to Mike’s; “When the manufacturer of knockoff goods offers a consumer a cheap knockoff copy of the original manufacturer’s more expensive product, allowing the buyer to acquire the prestige of owning what appears to be the more expensive product, there is infringement”. In reference to the case being studied Mike had told Suzy and Samuel that the Rolex watches and the Louis Vuitton (LV) bags were authentic with minor imperfections.
Mr. Huffman is an 54 year old male who presented to the ED via LEO petitioned by his mother following being release from jail. Mother reported in petition her son has a history of mental illness and has been treated for the same. She continues to report in petition that Mr. Huffman has threatened family members and is a threat to himself and others. Before the assessment petitioner was contacted for collateral information. Petitioner states when asked when the last time she spoke with her son, "I haven't spoken to him since what happen in January.
On November 16, 1972, student protestors at Southern University A&M College located in Baton Rouge took place at the campus's administration building. To remove the protestors, deputies and the state police tossed tear gas canisters into the building, which the people threw back out of the windows. Two students were killed during the protest, Denver A. Smith and Leonard D. Brown. Denver Allen Smith was born August 2, 1952 and died November 16,1972.
Fifty-six year-old Stuart Maynard Clark was arrested for beating and robbing a 83 year-old woman. The incident occurred around 4:40 a.m. on Monday, November 23, 2015. The woman told police officers that she woke up to find Clark punching her and demanding money. The woman fought back by hitting Clark with a cane and kicking him in the groin area. Clark stole the woman 's wallet, which reportedly had over $800 in cash.
Russell Turner (Petitioner) brought causes of action against Smith 's Pharmacy (Respondent) for negligence, for failing act with reasonable care by providing prescription labels in large enough print, with knowledge that the Petitioner suffered from vision impairment. The court ruled in favor of Smith 's Pharmacy because Petitioner failed to establish the Respondents proximate cause— when Petitioner took a prescription he was uncertain of. The court held that it was unforeseeable to the pharmacist that the Petitioner would mistakenly take the wrong medication. The court applied the general elements for negligence: proof that a duty existed, the duty was breached, and the breach was the proximate cause of the harm. The question is whether a
• Search warrant. Plaintiff claims false arrest, unlawful and excessive. Per the summons and complaint, there are two incident. First incident (September 15, 2011, at 0600 hours 222 Brooklyn Ave, Brooklyn) and second incident (March 8, 2013, at 0600 hours 222 Brooklyn Ave, Brooklyn) are both search warrant execution. In each incident, plaintiff states officers, including Det.
I. Mr. Malloy Had a Duty to Disclose His Relationship to Mr. Dial The Smythes contractually agreed to settle any disputes regarding the accounts they had with Providence using arbitration, specifically following the standards of the FINRA. (AA:4) FINRA requires certain disclosures prior to appointing arbitrators. First the parties must give potential arbitrators information about the nature of the dispute, and identify the parties.
Academy of Our Lady recently welcomed a new athletic director, Scott Walker, to the family. Walker is currently working part time and the transition to full time will occur later this year. He is excited to be a part of the Academy of Our Lady family and plans to grow the athletic department to its full potential. According to Walker, with new facilities, enthusiastic coaches and talented students it only seems that "The sky is the limit at the
The Christopher Vaughn case is a popular case in which ballistics and blood spatter aided in solving. Vaughn pleaded not guilty in court, and the defense stuck to the case that it was a murder-suicide case involving his wife. Paul Kish, a blood spatter expert assigned to the case, said that the evidence found at the crime scene did not correlate with Vaughn’s story. Vaughn’s blood was found in many different places; the center console, on his wife’s shorts, on the front and back of her seatbelt, and on the carpet between her shoes. Vaughn’s original statement did not mention the blood present on the seatbelt.
On September 14th in jail, Mescosta County, prisoner Raymong Paul Holmes commited sucide by hanging himself from a rope. Holmes was arrested on August 29th for the operating a drug lab, first-degree retail fraud and possession of marijuana. His previous criminal record shows Holmes has been very active with charges varying from dosmestic-violence, operating intoxicated, use of a controlled substance to fourth-degree fleeing police and disorderly drunk. After a couple day of his arrest, the deputies where informed by Holmes family about his strong medical and psychological needs. He was reported to be mentally unstable and had suicidal ideations and theirfore he required additinal attention.