JUS 505 Week 3 Discussions
JUS 505 Week 3 Discussion 1
Discuss the legal ethics involved in the implementations of three-strikes laws, which give offenders a life sentence upon conviction of a third felony. Specifically, discuss the case of Leandro Andrade, who was given 50 years with no possibility of parole for shoplifting children’s videotapes. Do you agree or disagree with the court? Why or why not?
JUS 505 Week 3 Discussion 2
In general, are you in favor of or against mandatory minimum sentences? Why? Support your position.