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Crime And The Legal System (Bbcl)

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Crime And The Legal System (Bbcl)

  1. 1. Crime and the Legal System (BBCL)
  2. 2. <ul><li>Where laws come from </li></ul><ul><li>Magistrate court </li></ul><ul><li>Crown court – who is who barristers/judges/jury </li></ul><ul><li>Overview of english court system (boxes thing) </li></ul><ul><li>Juvenile court </li></ul><ul><li>Crime statistics </li></ul><ul><li>Some notorious crimes and cases (jigsaw reading + discussion) </li></ul>
  3. 3. English common law - some odd laws… <ul><li>All English Men over 14 must carry out 2 hours (or so) of longbow practice a week supervised by the local clergy. </li></ul><ul><li>Chelsea Pensioner may not be impersonated. </li></ul><ul><li>It is illegal for a Member of Parliament to enter the House of Commons wearing a full suit of armour. </li></ul>
  4. 4. So the government have an idea… how does it become law?
  5. 5. 2.Green Paper 1. Identify the issue 3. White Paper 10. Amendments 11. Back to Lords 4.First Reading 5.Second Reading 6. Standing committee 7. Third Reading 8. Division (vote) 9. Lords 12. Royal Assent
  6. 6. Magistrates’ Court <ul><li>95% of cases heard here </li></ul><ul><li>3 Magistrates </li></ul><ul><li>Maximum prison sentence 6 months </li></ul><ul><li>Maximum fines £5000 </li></ul><ul><li>http://news.independent.co.uk/uk/legal/article2341365.ece </li></ul>
  7. 7. Crown Court <ul><li>Judge </li></ul><ul><li>Barristers </li></ul><ul><li>Jury </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.judiciary.gov.uk/about_judiciary/roles_types_jurisdiction/judicial_profiles/salaried/circuit_judges.htm </li></ul>
  8. 8. Overview of English court system <ul><li>http:// www.bbc.co.uk/crime/law/englandcourts.shtml </li></ul>
  9. 9. Youth Crime <ul><li>1.T 2.F 3.F. 4.T 5.F </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.crimeinfo.org.uk/servlet/factsheetservlet?command=viewfactsheet&factsheetid=109&category=factsheets </li></ul><ul><li>http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk_politics/1996315.stm </li></ul>
  10. 10. Crime Statistics UK http://www.crimestatistics.org.uk/output/Page109.asp http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/main.jhtml?xml=/news/2007/02/06/ncrime06.xml
  11. 11. Some notorious criminals…
  12. 12. The end <ul><li>Any Questions m’lud? </li></ul>

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