Type
Crossword
Description

It is here that you are held when arrested and when held before trial/sentencing Jail
Early release from prison Parole
Ideal outcome of any proceeding Justice
Person who preforms zealous advocacy for their client Lawyer
Overseer of court Judge
Person who uses a typewriter to transcribe court proceedings Court Reporter
When someone is innocent, they should be found: Not Guilty
To many prisoners in the systems also known as: Mass Incarceration
Judges should be: Neutral
Someone who has violated their jurisdiction penal code is a Criminal
"minor offenses" Misdemeanors
Freedom of speech First Amendment
No cruel and unusual punishment Eighth Amendment
Individuals under the age of 18 Juvenile
Supreme court case: rights read to you before questioning Miranda v Arizona
Supreme court case: Right to judicial review Marbury V. Madison

LANDMARK SUPREME COURT CASES Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

SUPREME COURT
DC V HELLER
SECOND AMENDMENT
MARBURY V MADISON
BILL OF RIGHTS
JUDICIAL REVIEW
UNITED STATES V NIXON
FIFTH AMENDMENT
GIDEON V WAINWRIGHT
TINKER V DES MOINSE
IN RE GUALT
BUSH V GORE
FIRST AMENDMENT
FERGUSON V PLESSY
MIRANDA V ARIZONA

Criminal Justice Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

violation of the criminal laws of state, the federal gov't or a local jurisdiction. Crime
money paid to get released Bail
criminal proceeding, the examination in court of the issue Trial
Sentence served at the same time Concurrent
served with other sentence Consecutive
Individual who has the responsibility of maintaining order in a courtroom Judge
crime represented by Penal Code 19.02 Murder
crime represented by Penal Code 22.011 Sexual Assault
crime represented by Penal Code 30.02 Burglary
_________ degree felony; punishable by 5-99yrs in prison First
Rule removed evidence obtained illegally Exclusionary
Amendment protects an individuals right to bear arms Second
Bill of Rights includes first ________ Amendments Ten
Level of proof required to conduct a search Probable Cause
Protection to be tried twice for the same crime double jeopardy
Amendment that protects against excessive bail or punishments Eighth
Individual who interprets a message Receiver
Haptics refers to Touch
Nonverbal communication of distance Proxemics
the area/location an agency has legal authority over jurisdiction
primary goal to use punishment to prevent future criminal activity deterrence
use of treatment to change an offender rehabilitation
first stage of a trial jury selection
form of community corrections; in lieu of incarceration probation
early release from prison parole
Supervisor of a prison warden
state of first formal security agency new york
Public and Private security cooperation in common in this location airports
Highest training for EMT's Paramedic
three elements needed for fire are referred to as fire triangle

Legal terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

_____ law is for disputes between individuals Civil
________ law is for wrongs committed against the state Criminal
lying in court while under oath Perjury
Mens ____ the mental element of a crime (2) rea
Actus ______ the physical element of a crime (2) reus
the party being sued in a lawsuit Respondent
the party suing someone else in a lawsuit Plaintiff
compensation paid to a successful litigant Damages
a previous legal decision that courts rely on to make future decisions Precedent
one of the words in ADR Alternative
a written statement under oath Affidavit
when a higher court reviews the judgement of a lower court trial Appeal
a formal accusation of a serious crime Indictment
money given to the court to ensure that the defendant will return to face trial Bail
_______________ law, used in English Canada, has been developed through case decisions by judges, not by legislation Common
____________ claim: when the defendant in a civil action sues the plaintiff right back Counter
_____________ judgements are made if the defendant in a civil action doesn't appear for the trial Default
a formal meeting before a lawsuit begins in order to disclose information or facts Discovery
to collect money or property via a court order Garnish
testimony given by a witness who tells second hand information, generally not allowed Hearsay
Habeas __________ a court order used to bring a person physically before a court in order to see if there is enough evidence to proceed to criminal trial Corpus
a court order to stop doing, or to start doing, a specific act Injunction
a resolution process where an impartial third party assists to voluntarily reach a mutually acceptable settlement Mediation
release from incarceration after serving part of a sentence Parole
temporarily, or indefinitely, stopping a judicial proceeding Stay
a civil injury or wrong to someone else Tort
_____________ damages: compensation for future lost earnings, or pain and suffering General
_____________ damages are compensation for lost wages or expenses before a civil trial begins Special
an order to appear in court to testify as a witness Subpoena

Corrections Week Two Word Find Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

BAILIFF
DEFENDANT
PROSECUTOR
JUDGE
RELEASE
PAROLE
SENTENCING
INCARCERATION
TEAM WORK
SCHOOL
EDUCATION
PROGRAMS
HALFWAY HOUSE
TEEN VIOLENCE
SUICIDE
WORK RELEASE
TORT
TRANSPORTATION
PROFESSONALISM
SUPERVISOR
JAIL
CORRECTIONAL OFFICER
DETENTION
PROBATION
PENAL SYSTEM
ADJUDICATION
MEASURING CRIME
FELONY
MISDEMEANOR
INFRACTION
SUSTAINABLE JUSTICE
PRISON
CRIME

judicial branch Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

In the state court judges are elected for how many years 4years
If you are a delinquent or unruly what is the age for you to go to a juvenile court Under 17
Highest court in ga supreme
Court that can issue search warrants state
How many supreme court are there in GA 1 court
Civil wrong doing of an individual tort
Who reviews the death sentence cases supreme court
Court that handles minor traffic incidents magistrate
Number of counties in GA 159
Court that handles wills and estates probate
Which court handles cases involving violations of city law municipal
Highest trial court superior
What is the job of the judicial branch to Georgia citizens ensure justice
What did you do if you got the death penalty capital felony
What judges are elected by partisan elections juvenile
Most serious crimes felony crimes
Appellate court other than supreme court of appeals
Occurs when a written law is broken crime
Reviews cases that have been already decided by a lower court appellate
Less serious crimes with less than a year in prison misdemeanor
Which court look at all felony trials superior
What type of case does felony and misdemeanors go to criminal
Which court deal with land deed disputes superior
What are the delinquent behaviors that bring a juvenile to the adult process 7 deadly sins

Mock Trial Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

to clear from charge or accusation Acquit
to hear and settle a case Adjudicate
An act that violates the law Crime
Written declaration made under oath Affidavit
An assertion that must be proved with evidence Allegation
A defendant’s defense against charges Answer
Transferring a case to a higher court for review Appeal
Hears court appeals and reviews decisions Appellate court
Objecting that admits facts of an opponent’s argument that denies they sustain pleading Demurrer
To call the accused to answer the charge Arraignment
Someone’s specific attorney Attorney At Law
Responsible for the case Attorney of record
Assessing the cause of death and examining the cadaver Autopsy
Money in exchange for release of the arrested, in guarantee that they’ll come to trial Bail
Court attendant who keeps order Bailiff
Responsible of proving a charge or allegation Burden of Proof
Facts or evidence in support of claim Case
Hall for trials and court Chambers
Laws of a nation dealing with rights of citizens Civil Law
Summing up important arguments, after seeing evidence Closing Argument
Filed in court against someone, by a plaintiff Complaint
When someone is officially guilty of a crime Conviction
Someone who investigates suspicious deaths Coroner
One who gives advice on legal matters Counsel
Group of people who make decisions about legal cases, and the time when this happens Court
When the accused is charged and judged Criminal action
System for those who commit (or are accused of) crimes Criminal law
Witness is interrogated/extends testimony Cross Examination
Award as compensation for loss/injury, usually money Damages
The accused party Defendant
Questioning a witness Direct Examination
Fair treatment of anyone in court Due Process Of Law
Anything giving information on the case(documents, testimony, items) Evidence
Document or article that is inspected; a form of evidence Exhibit
Crime that is more serious than a misdemeanor Felony
Formal charge for crime Indictment
Court order that prohibits a party of from specific action Injunction
Witnesses must leave the room when someone is appealing to the judge Invoke the Rule
One who hears and decides on court of law Judge
Right to interpret and apply law Jurisdiction
A jury of 12-23 people Jury Grand
Sits at civil and criminal cases Jury Petit

bill of rights and first amendment Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

1st amendment right speech
1st amendment right press
1st amendment right petition
1st amendment right, petition
1st amendment right religion
Government may not establish a religion establishment clause
this amendment forbids search and seizure without a warrant forth
to tell on yourself incriminate
the 6th amendment says you need an _____ attorney
the 8th amendment says no cruel and unusual ____ punishment
according to the 14th amendment anyone born in US is_____ citizen
No state can take away your right to _____ vote
This court case resulted in separate but equal Plessy v ferguson
this court case stopped segregation Brown v board of education
Tinker v Des Moines guaranteed students free______ speech
to believe a crime may have been committed probable cause
when everyone agrees unanimous
The highest court in the US Supreme
In Miranda v Arizona, you have to be told your ______when arrested rights

Supreme Court Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

All courts beneath the Supreme Court are known as __________ courts INFERIOR
Article of the Constitution that establishes the Supreme Court Three
Supreme Court case Marbury v. __________ Madison
A transcript of proceedings made in trial court Record
A court's list of cases to be heard docket
This opinion is officially called the Opinion of the Court Majority
Must be filed before oral arguments are presented breif
Party who brings a suit to court in civil cases plaintiff
Person accused of a crime Defendant
Number of current Supreme Court Justices nine
First Hispanic Supreme Court Justice (last name) Sotomayor
Opinion that disagrees with majority opinion Dissenting
Person with the power to nominate Jutices President
The month that Chief Justice John Roberts assumed office September
Only person to have been both a Chief Justice and President (last name) Taft
Plessy v. Ferguson established "separate but ________" equal
Testifying against yourself is called self-________ incrimination
The only person to be Justice and President (last name) Taft
Members of the Supreme Court Justices
The Supreme Court did not make a decision in Marbury v. Madison because it did not have _________ jurisdiction Original

Supreme Court word search

Type
Word Search
Description

powers
justices
judicial branch
court
philosophy
jurisdiction
judge
constitutional
supreme court
marbury v madison
judicial review
interpret
conflict

The Eighth Amendment Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the court violated Mary’s Eighth Amendment right by giving her an excess ____ of 100,000 for a misdemeanor before trial. Bail
the Eighth amendment protects people from cruel and unusual __________. Punishment
means too high. Excessive
constitutes as a non physical cruel and unusual punishment. Mental-abuse
a form of cruel and unusual punishment. Physical-abuse
a formal examination of evidence before a judge, and typically before a jury, in order to determine guilt in a case of criminal or civil proceedings. The Eighth Amendment protects people from unreasonable bail before a ______. Trial
the tribunal that holds bail until after the accused appears for trial. Court
“such punishment as would amount to torture or barbarity, any cruel and degrading punishment not known to the Common Law.” The Eighth Amendment protects from excessive bail nor excessive fines nor___________. cruelpunishments
the Eighth Amendment _____ courts to set unreasonably high bail. Forbids
the Eighth Amendment protects people from excessive bail and excessive _______. Fines
when Mary was arrested by the ______ for stealing gum the judge sentenced her to ten years in jail. Mary said the judge was violating her Eighth Amendment right to stop her from receiving cruel and unusual punishment. Police
the amendment that says “Excessive bail shall not be required, nor excessive fines imposed, nor cruel and unusual punishments inflicted.” TheEighthAmendment