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Chapters 9-13

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The unlawful taking, possession,or use of another person's property without the treat of use of force   Property Theft  
A trespassory, taking, and carrying away of the property of another with the intent to steal   Larceny  
Robbery, pickpocket, and purse-snatching are all examples of:   Larceny  
The taking of property by the threat or future harm   Extortion  
Also known as "blackmail"   Extortion  
The misappropriation or conversion of property or money to whom it has been entrusted by its rightful owner   Embezzlement  
The taking and carrying away of the property of another, from their presence, through force, fear, or threat   Robbery  
Face to face theft   Robbery  
Theft with the presence of a weapon, intent to harm, or infliction of actual bodily harm   Robbery  
Same as robbery, but suspect is armed with a weapon   Armed Robbery  
Type of Property: Real   Sole/Individual  
Type of Property: Personal   Joint/Husband and wife, family members, business partners, and friends  
Type of Property: Right of Possession   Property owned by a corporation or business  
Ownership and Possession   Sole Owner  
This law limited theft to tangible personal property   Common Law property definition  
Freedom of religion and right to assemble   First Amendment  
Right to bear arms   Second Amendment  
Prohibits cruel and unusual punishments   Eighth Amendment  
Words indicating a willingness to fight or challenge someone   Fighting words  
Who determines the obscenity of words   The average person  
Not protected by the first amendment   Fighting words  
This does not apply to words directed at police officers   Fighting words  
Conveys an unjustly or unfavorable impression   Libel  
In the form of a written statement or publication   Libel  
Defamation: Written   Libel  
Defamation: Oral   Slander  
A stated expression   Slander  
Misrepresentation which damages another's reputation   Slander  
Uniforms, gestures, pictures, armbands, flags/crosses   Symbolic Speech  
An unlawful attempt to interfere with the administration of the courts, judicial system, and/or law enforecement   Obstruction of Justice  
Federal/State and/or Felony/Misdemeanor   Obstruction of Justice  
This type of speech is not protected by the first amendment   Obscenity  
Speaker intends to incite his audience to action   Clear and Present Danger  
Speaker urges them to perform immediate, concrete acts of violence or unlawful behavior   Clear and Present Danger  
The danger of an outbreak appears imminent   Clear and Present Danger  
Specific, purposeful, and unlawful behavior that tends to cause public inconvenience, annoyance, or alarm   Disorderly Conduct  
Obscenity, Fighting Words, Inciting or urging unlawful conduct, defamation, and public nuisances are...   Not covered by the first amendment  
Aggressive panhandling is considered   a violation of public order  
Procures and provides assistance for prostitutes   Pimps  
Generally outlawed by state statutes because it encourages and increases the practice of prostitution   Pimping  
Commits acts of prostitution in order to further a personal goal   Opportunistic  
Streetwalkers, hustlers, call girls/escorts, and opportunistics   Types of Prostitution  
Most statutes do not require an establishment of obscenity, only that a child has been subjected to a sexual situation or act   Child Pornography  
Categorized drugs into 5 different schedules   Controlled Substances Act  
This act makes it illegal to manufacture, possess, create, deliver or intent to deliver   Controlled Substances Act  
Defined their offenses and the penalties that went with them   Controlled Substances Act  
These examples are what?: kingpin statutes, nuisance and drug house abatement, forfeiture, school zone statutes, and loss of financial aid   Miscellaneous drug related laws  
On the person or within the area of his/her immediate contact and/or reach   Actual  
Possession that is in direct physical control of the person   Actual  
Drugs that are immediately accessible or with in his/her control that is not on their person but is easily accessible   Constructive  
Possession that is not in direct physical control of the person   Constructive  
These factors determine what: amount of substance, packaging, sale paraphernalia, large sums of cash   Possession with intent  
"Any equipment, product or material of any kind which is primarily intended or designed for use with illegal drugs"   Drug Paraphernailia  
The use of force and violence in the pursuit of extreme political, ideological, or religious goals, without regard to the innocent lives that will be lost   Terrorism  
A means of stiking suddenly   Terrorism  
Uses the element of surprise   Terrorism  
Violent acts that would be crimes in the US which are intended to intimidate or coerce a civilian population, influence a government, or affect a government by mass destruction   International Terrorism  
Acting to overthrow one's government, or in violation of allegiance to one's country   Treason  
The crime of advocating the forceful overthrow of the establishment government   Sedition  
Acts that instill fear in a large number of people   State Terrorism  
An act that affects an individual as to disrupt normal life patterns   State Terrorism  
A crime that creates a state of extreme fear, dread, or fright   State Terrorism  
Created out of the wake of the events on 911   U.S. Patriot Act  
Premise behind it was to attempt to assist law enforcement to be able to better track and punish those affiliated with terrorism   U.S. Patriot Act  
Protect property and people against further attack   U.S. Patriot Act  
An individual against whom an offense has been committed. Definitions can be extended to include immediate family members   Victim  
aka post-crime victimization   Secondary Victimization  
All of the issues that occure as a result of the initial crime victimization   Secondary Victimization  
The right of the victim to be equally represented throughout the criminal justice process   Victim's Right  
Looks at index crimes, details specific crimes, and outlines crime trends   Uniform Crime Report  
Victim self reports   National Crime Victimization Survery  
Managed by the Bureau of Justice Statistics   NCVS  
Purpose is to get a true estimate of frequency and types of crime that is experienced   NCVS  
"Dark figure of crime"   NCVS  
Exclused murder, kidnapping, and arson   NCVS  
aka Notoriety-For-Profit Laws   "Son of Sam" Laws  
Ensures that convicted offender's do not further capitalize on their crimes   "Son of Sam" Laws  
A court requirement that a convicted offender pays money to the victim of the crime   Restitution  
Supreme court case where man was convicted of obscene symbolism because of his "Fuck the Draft" T-Shirt   Cohen v California  


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