1. Who are the various personnel who participate in the courtroom? How does each role affect and impact shaping procedural law(s)? How does each role affect and impact shaping substantive law(s)? What changes would you recommend to improve the role of the various personnel who have a direct affect in shaping laws relating to the criminal justice system?
2. What is the relationship between the courts and the legal standards of professional practice in criminal justice? How does this relationship shape the establishment of these standards? Is there a better solution to the role that the court(s) play in establishing the legal standards which apply to the professional practice of criminal justice? Explain.
3. What are the constitutional safeguards that are associated with criminal juvenile proceedings? How do these safeguards differ/relate to the safeguards and foundations which were established for adult criminal law procedures? What would happen if adult and juvenile procedures were the same? Explain.
4. What is liability? How does liability impact criminal law? How can we improve the relationship between criminal law and liability within the criminal justice system?
5. Read and summarize Fair and Impartial courts
6. Read and summarize Judicial Independence