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  • Law

    Law

    No person shall be held to answer for a capital, or otherwise infamous crime, unless on a presentment or indictment of a Grand Jury, except in cases arising in the land or naval forces, or in the Militia, when in actual service in time of War or public danger; nor shall any person be subject for the same offense to be twice put in jeopardy of life or limb; nor shall be compelled in any

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    Submitted: May 22, 2010 By: Mike
  • Law - Contempt of Court

    Law - Contempt of Court

    Contempt is generally defined as an act of disobedience to an order of a court, or an act of disrespect of a court. A client's failure to comply with a restraining order, a visitation order or an injunction in any kind of action may result in a finding of contempt of court, no matter the intention. The court has the power to punish neglection, violation of duty, or any other misconduct. Also a non-payment

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    Essay Length: 505 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: January 16, 2010 By: Anna
  • Law and International Society

    Law and International Society

    SOAS-University of London ICC Law and International Society Term 3 Assignment ‘Amir lived in a small village in a Council of Europe member state. One night soldiers surrounded Amir’s house and took him away with them. The last Amir’s father saw of his son was that night five and half years ago. Following Amir’s “disappearance”, his father went to the local police station on various occasions to enquire about his son, but Amir’s arrest

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    Essay Length: 4,320 Words / 18 Pages
    Submitted: June 10, 2010 By: Mikki
  • Law Day Essay

    Law Day Essay

    Law Day Essay In many peoples lives they have opportunities that pass them by. But why not be the person that jumps on those opportunities and takes advantage of them? In most cases drugs have a lot to do with your dreams passing you by. For many reasons I choose to be drug free. For starters I have a little brother that looks up to me. We fight all the time and even though we

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    Submitted: January 7, 2010 By: Venidikt
  • Law Enforcement Code of Ethics

    Law Enforcement Code of Ethics

    The Law Enforcement Code of Ethics on the IACP web page serves the same purpose as the comparable code of ethics for many other public servant agencies. Chiefly and principally I believe they are a set of values that are not just the stated policy of conduct expected of law enforcement officials. They are a set of values that the officers who swear their allegiance to not only abide by but should believe in out

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    Submitted: March 13, 2010 By: Venidikt
  • Law Enforcement Deviance

    Law Enforcement Deviance

    Law Enforcement Deviance Never before, had the city of Los Angeles been involved in a scandal like the one it faced within the department’s Rampart Area. Allegations of perjury, false arrest reports, evidence planting, police brutality, and even murder plagued the department. What started out as an attempt to stop the growing number of “gang related” crimes in the Rampart Area of Los Angeles, had turned into one of the worst scandals to disgrace the

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    Essay Length: 1,086 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: February 17, 2010 By: Mike
  • Law Enforcement Deviance

    Law Enforcement Deviance

    Law Enforcement Deviance Never before, had the city of Los Angeles been involved in a scandal like the one it faced within the department’s Rampart Area. Allegations of perjury, false arrest reports, evidence planting, police brutality, and even murder plagued the department. What started out as an attempt to stop the growing number of “gang related” crimes in the Rampart Area of Los Angeles, had turned into one of the worst scandals to disgrace the

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    Essay Length: 1,086 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: May 9, 2010 By: Vika
  • Law Enforcement in the Community

    Law Enforcement in the Community

    The first individual I will be writing my reflection on is K-9 Officer Justin Scalzo. Officer Justin Scalzo is a member of the Jeanette Police Department, along with his partner and companion Wando. Wando is a German Shepard dog that is born and trained over in Germany until he is able to be handled by other officers. He is then delivered to the United States to be matched with a K-9 officer. Other types of

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    Essay Length: 1,503 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: November 12, 2009 By: regina
  • Law Enforment

    Law Enforment

    Policing, as an occupation, has often been described as hours of boredom, followed by minutes of sheer terror. In any occupation where such extremes exist, it is necessary to have cultural characteristics which reinforce the collective and impersonal nature of the work. Cultural characteristics are the man-made aspects of social organization, as distinct from structural institutions, but both structure and culture influence personality and behavior. Much of social science is devoted to the study of

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    Essay Length: 408 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: November 15, 2009 By: Janna
  • Law of Corporation

    Law of Corporation

    Before trying to explain the duties of a promoter, I would need to expand on the term “promoter” itself. There is no legal definition in law apart from the one given in a case Twycross v Grant (1877): “A promoter is a person who undertakes to form a company with reference to a given project and to set it going, and who takes the necessary steps to accomplish that purpose”. So it seems very obvious

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    Essay Length: 1,127 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: January 8, 2010 By: Steve
  • Law Reform

    Law Reform

    Pressure groups, law reform bodies and royal commissions all play a major roll in initiating law reform in Australia. Law reform commissions and royal commissions are set up by the Commonwealth and State Governments, where as pressure groups are groups or individuals who review the law and try to pressure the Government for law reform. Pressure groups are social groups who aim to pressure the government into reforming certain laws that they are interested in.

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    Submitted: May 12, 2010 By: July
  • Law Reform for the Current Abortion Legislation in Australia

    Law Reform for the Current Abortion Legislation in Australia

    Law Reform for the Current Abortion Legislation in Australia The possible avenues of law reform for the current Abortion legislation. Currently, Abortion is illegal in every state of Australia, unless the mother is given a Doctor’s referral, or if it fulfils the following criteria, a) It would affect the Mother’s livelihood or b) It would affect the mother’s mental state. Prolonging amendments to the Abortion legislation that would further liberate the current restraints by making

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    Essay Length: 1,436 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: March 20, 2010 By: Wendy
  • Law, Divorce

    Law, Divorce

    A major change that has occurred in the Western family is an increased incidence in divorce. Whereas in the past, divorce was a relatively rare occurrence, in recent times it has become quite commonplace. This change is borne out clearly in census figures. For example thirty years ago in Australia, only one marriage in ten ended in divorce; nowadays the figure is more than one in three (Australian Bureau of Statistics, 1996: p.45). A consequence

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    Essay Length: 1,135 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: May 13, 2010 By: Victor
  • Lawmakers Promote Health Care for Kids

    Lawmakers Promote Health Care for Kids

    The policy I will be discussing is health care. This article discusses how the government wants to ensure that kids will have universal health care. Although the plan has not yet gone into full effect, positive changes are slowly coming around. An idea thought of by a Washington group advocating for public health benefits for children was to raise cigarette taxes substantially and use the extra money for the children. Congress has also made considerations

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    Essay Length: 310 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: May 29, 2010 By: Kevin
  • Laws and Leadership in Society

    Laws and Leadership in Society

    Laws and Leadership in Society If the world did not have established laws and leadership then society would become Anarchy. There would be more crimes committed because there are no laws for people to follow. Nobody would have a sense of what is right and what is wrong. Positive leadership in society is also needed because leaders make difficult decisions that benefit the entire group. Leaders are the role models of society because people follow

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    Essay Length: 491 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: April 21, 2010 By: Mike
  • Laws Within America

    Laws Within America

    The United States of America has laws in place to protect and serve its citizens. The law is carried out and upheld by police officers to the best of their ability, yet there are still injustices within America due to what I believe is an inability of certain laws to clearly define right and wrong, and the punishments that should go along with the crimes. I believe that if America is to right itself

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    Submitted: May 31, 2010 By: Mike
  • Lawsuits Against Big Tobacco... Justified or Not?

    Lawsuits Against Big Tobacco... Justified or Not?

    Abstract Since the first major lawsuit settled against tobacco companies in 1998, there has been much controversy over whether or not these lawsuits are justified. On the pro side of the argument there is much evidence to support that the tobacco industries have long known about the dangers of cigarette smoking. Furthermore that this knowledge warrants the need for compensation. In addition the industry has concealed this knowledge from the public. On the con side

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    Essay Length: 1,936 Words / 8 Pages
    Submitted: January 7, 2010 By: Top
  • Lawsuits Gone Wild: Our out of Control Legal System and the Need for Tort Reform

    Lawsuits Gone Wild: Our out of Control Legal System and the Need for Tort Reform

    In the society we live in, it has become increasingly popular and more common to sue. Whether we see it in the media, talk about it amongst ourselves, or are actually the ones doing the suing, (or being sued) we deal with lawsuits every day. Now, we’ve all heard the story about the grandmother who spilled hot coffee on herself and successfully sued McDonald’s for nearly $2.9 million, or the man who sued Winnebago

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    Essay Length: 1,197 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: January 19, 2010 By: Vika
  • Lax and Globalization

    Lax and Globalization

    LAX and Globalization In October of 1928, the forerunner of the Los Angeles International Airport was born. Recently celebrating its 76th Anniversary of connecting Southern California to the world, the Los Angeles International Airport is the fifth busiest airport in the world. Not only does this airport bring in Americans from across the nation, it brings in people from all over the world. Everyday people from many other countries are flying into LAX anticipating their

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    Essay Length: 1,135 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: February 13, 2010 By: Andrew
  • Lazziness in the American Socirtey

    Lazziness in the American Socirtey

    Relax, close your eyes and imagine living in world without ipods, cellular phones, and yes blackberries. Also think about not having your American eagle and Hollister to purchase your clothes from. If I could change one thing about the American society this would be it hands down. I believe that we as Americans have become way too materialized and way need to go back to living the good old simple life. Things would be so

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    Submitted: January 9, 2010 By: Bred
  • Ld Debate Case on High School Drug Testing

    Ld Debate Case on High School Drug Testing

    “The only way to have a drug free school is to follow the successful program of the military and workplace”. This is stated by Rep. John E. Peterson in 2005. In today’s volatile times, drug use is becoming more casual in high schools around the country. Many schools are having to face this struggle against drug use. Thus, I affirm that Resolved: Drug testing of high school extracurricular activity participants is justified. To aid clarification

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    Submitted: May 21, 2010 By: Mikki
  • Lead Questions for Seven Eleven of Japan, Walmart & Zara

    Lead Questions for Seven Eleven of Japan, Walmart & Zara

    Lead Questions for Seven Eleven of Japan, Walmart & Zara Seven Eleven of Japan: Questions given in the case. Half Century of Supply Chain Management at Walmart 1. As Neuhausen, what is your analysis of Walmart’s supply chain? Are the company’s supply chain capabilities still a source of competitive advantage? 2. How is Walmart? How does it compare to its competitors? 3. Compare and contrast Walmart and SEJ’s supply chains. 4. What recommendations would you

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    Submitted: March 3, 2015 By: Shiv Prakash
  • Leadership

    Leadership

    JOHN CASH CAREER PLAN Career Plan Mr. John Cash MBA 525DL March 26, 2007 In addition to developing my career plan in specific yearly increments, I must also recognize several other factors important to turning a successful plan into a successful career. I must understand the reality of planning, how being a good leader and mentor for shipmates to follow. I must realize that planning is the cornerstone of success in today’s Navy. I must

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    Essay Length: 676 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: November 28, 2009 By: Fonta
  • Leadership

    Leadership

    May 3, 2007 Flow-Through - Taxation at S Corp Level - Taxation at Shareholder Level Shareholder Basis - Stock Basis - Indebtedness Basis Flow-Through Taxation at S Corp Level Subsection 1363(a)- S Corp is generally not subject to income tax Subject to: - Employment tax - Excise tax Exceptions to Income tax Rule 1363(a) 1. Passive Income 2. Built in Gains Passive Income - S Corp that has subchapter C earnings and profit - S

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    Essay Length: 1,143 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: May 13, 2010 By: Bred
  • Leadership

    Leadership

    Leadership Midterm Essay Josephine Ceasar University of North Texas Dallas Dr. Larry D. Terry II Mgmt. Leadership 4470 090 Date Introduction There are many definitions of leadership. According to Northouse, leadership is a process whereby an individual influences a group of individuals to achieve a common goal (2013, p. 5). Yet true leadership is much more than that. A leader can be the CEO of an organization or a first year employee who leads his

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    Submitted: February 25, 2015 By: iambless2
  • Leadership and Ethics

    Leadership and Ethics

    Leadership is about inspiring people to change direction or become a part of a larger effort; it’s not about who is the boss and who makes all the decisions. One of the many styles of leadership used to accomplish this is situational leadership. Situational leadership is a term that can be applied generically to a style of leadership, but it also refers to a recognized, and sometimes useful, leadership model. A situation leader is one

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    Essay Length: 385 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: May 1, 2010 By: Mike
  • Leadership and Motivation

    Leadership and Motivation

    Re-analyzing Marx and Arendt: Contribution of a “New” Political thought After having been able to seek the strain between the political thinkers, Marx and Arendt, as representatives of the modern and post-modern period, It is now only essential to re-analyze both political thought and hopefully be able to conceptualize a new form of political thought in relation, in connection or even in critique of the political thought of the mentioned political thinkers of each

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    Essay Length: 2,323 Words / 10 Pages
    Submitted: December 26, 2009 By: July
  • Leadership Decision

    Leadership Decision

    In the summer of 1941, as relations between the United States and Japan were rapidly deteriorating, Admiral Kimmel, commander in Chief of the Pacific Fleet, received many warnings concerning the imminence of war. During this period, he worked out a plan in collaboration with his staff at Pearl Harbor, which gave priority to training key personnel and supplying basic equipment to U.S. outposts in the Far East. The plan took account of the possibility of

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    Submitted: November 8, 2009 By: Yan
  • Leadership in Action

    Leadership in Action

    The company S & F Online, organization filed with the simulation of "Leadership in Action", is a division of Smith & Falmouth, tele-sales company that opened this operation to enter the market through the Internet. The organizational structure is planning systematic arrangement of work and consists of roles, relationships and responsibilities, authorities, and communications of individuals within the same department. The structure shows that S & F is high because it has a hierarchy divided

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    Essay Length: 1,580 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: December 25, 2009 By: Jessica
  • Leadership in Nursing: Interview

    Leadership in Nursing: Interview

    Rebecca D’Agostino-Bailey Leadership in Nursing Professor Glenna Lou Nelson November 21, 2006 Leadership Interview: Deb Towns Deb Towns is the nurse manager of the cardiac rehabilitation program at Memorial Medical Center. She is an R.N. whose leadership position is unique because she also created the program she is in charge of. Deb had a vision and used her leadership skills to see that vision become a reality. The cardiac rehab program began because there was

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    Essay Length: 860 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: January 6, 2010 By: Wendy
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