Innocent Until Proven GuiltyPresentation Transcript
Innocent Until Proven Guilty Transitional 9
Writing Practice: ______ (noun phrase) symbolizes me because… ______ (noun) and ______ (noun), are symbols for ______ (a profession). Example: Apples and busses are symbols for teachers . The _______ is a symbol for peace. Someone or something that _______ a particular _______ or _______. sym ‧bol (noun) ____________ ____________ (verb) Symbol + of Symbol + for Oral Practice Examples Meaning Word
A raised fist symbolizes me because I believe in struggling for equity and social justice.
Analyzing Lady Justice
In my opinion, the __________(element from the statue) represents _______ (concept) because…
In my opinion, the clothing represents Greek ideals of democracy because she is dressed in the style common in ancient Greece. Thus, “justice” is clothed, or covered in democracy.
Change the System
What changes would you make to revise the “Criminal Court System?”
My colleague and I agree that …
Looking for Details
I noticed that ______.
Analyzing the X
In my opinion, the __________(element from the X) represents _______ (concept) because…
I agree/disagree with Malcolm X’s statement that, “_________” because…
Rodney King 's March 3 , 1991 arrest and beating by officers of the Los Angeles Police Department was videotaped by a bystander.
Four law enforcement officers, including one sergeant, were charged locally with assault and other charges, of which they were acquitted, leading to the 1992 Los Angeles Riots .
The officers were later charged in federal court of violating King's civil rights, and two of them were convicted.
Abner Louima is a Haitian immigrant who was assaulted, brutalized and forcibly sodomized with a plunger by New York City Police officers in 1997.
Two of the officers were convicted and are serving sentences of 15 and 30 years.
Frank Jude Jr.
Frank Jude Jr. was beaten at a house party while unarmed by three off-duty Milwaukee Police officers, Andrew Spengler, Jon Bartlett and Daniel Masarik, who were charged but acquitted.
Martin Lee Anderson
Martin Lee Anderson died in 2006 at a Florida juvenile detention facility after suffering a beating by as many as eight guards, recorded by videotape.
The jury found all defendants not guilty in the death of Martin Lee Anderson
Amadou Diallo was shot and killed in February 1999 by New York City police officers while unarmed after the officers claimed they believed he was reaching for a gun.
Four officers were indicted for second-degree murder but later acquitted.
Oscar Grant was fatally shot in the early morning hours of New Years Day 2009.
While officer Johannes Mehserle and another officer were restraining Grant, who was unarmed, Mehserle stood, drew his gun and shot the prostrate Grant once in the back.
Train passengers used video cameras and cellphones to record the events.
Prosecutors charged Mehserle with murder for the shooting.
Mehserle pled not guilty.
Create a collage that represents your views regarding the American court system.
The collage contains fewer than 9 different items. The collage includes 9 different items. The collage includes 10-14 different items. The collage includes 15 or more items, each different. Number of Items The student's explanations are weak and illustrate difficulty understanding how to relate items to the assigned theme. The student gives a fairly reasonable explanation of how most items in the collage are related to the assigned theme. The student gives a reasonable explanation of how most items in the collage are related to the assigned theme. For many of the items, the relationship is clear without explanation. The student gives a reasonable explanation of how every item in the collage is related to the assigned theme. For most items, the relationship is clear without explanation. Attention to Theme Graphics are untrimmed OR of inappropriate size and/or shape. It appears little attention was given to designing the collage. Graphics have been trimmed to an appropriate size and shape, but the arrangement of items is not very attractive. It appears there was not a lot of planning of the item placement. Graphics are trimmed to an appropriate size and interesting shape and are arranged with some items in front and others behind. The canvas, however does not appear balanced. Graphics are trimmed to an appropriate size and interesting shape and are arranged well, some in front and some behind. Care has been taken to balance the pictures across the canvas. Design The collage was put together sloppily. Items appear to be just "slapped on". Pieces may be loose or hanging over the edges. Smudges, stains, rips, uneven edges, and/or stray marks are evident. The collage shows some attention to construction. Most items are neatly trimmed. All items are securely attached to the backing. A few barely noticeable stray marks, smudges or glue stains are present. Nothing is hanging over the edges. The collage shows attention to construction. The items are neatly trimmed. All items are carefully and securely attached to the backing. A few barely noticeable stray marks, smudges or glue stains are present. Nothing is hanging over the edges. The collage shows considerable attention to construction. The items are neatly trimmed. All items are carefully and securely attached to the backing. There are no stray marks, smudges or glue stains. Nothing is hanging over the edges. Quality of Construction 1 2 3 4 CATEGORY