Explain “The Principle of Legality” and comment on whether it is just or not just for those who are the first to commit a new crime to not be prosecuted.

The Principle of Legality

Explain “The Principle of Legality” and comment on whether it is just or not just for those who are the first to commit a new crime to not be prosecuted (100-150 words)

2. Contrast the “Theories of Criminal Punishment” and explain which one you identify with. (100-150 words)

3. We are at an unprecedented time, when almost everyone has access to a cell phone or other electronic devices capable of recording audio and video and instantly uploading it to the internet or sending it to the media. Often times, recordings of crimes are seen by the masses within minutes of the incident. How does that reconcile with the “Presumption of Innocence” that every defendant is supposed to be entitled to? (100-150 words).

 

 

Explain “The Principle of Legality” and comment on whether it is just or not just for those who are the first to commit a new crime to not be prosecuted.