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Name the 6 Socialist Goals

1. Liberty
2. Social Welfare
3. Fulfilling Work
4. Community
5. Equality
6. Rationality

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means used to achieve ends are ethical

deontology

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ethical nature of an outcome is a good outcome

Teleology

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Describe Archie Carroll pyramid for CSR

Be Philanthropic is at the top then Be ethical then Be legal then be profitable

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Describe stage one of the Pre-conventional Level

obey the rules to avoid punishment

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Describe stage 2 of the Pre-conventional Level

follow rules only if it is in own interest but let others do the same conform to secure rewards

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Describe stage three in conventional level

conform to meet the expectations of others pleas others adhere to stereotypical images

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Describe stage 4 of the conventional level

doing right is on'ts duty obey the law uphold social order

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describe stage 5 of the post conventional level

current laws and values are relative laws and duty are obeyed on rational calculations to serve the greatest number

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describe stage 6 of the post conventional level

follow self chosen universal ethical principles in the event of conflicts principles override laws

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Name the 4 reasons we have laws

1. maintain order
2. Peaceful Conflict Resolution
3. Maintain freedom with in the bounds of the law
4. Preservation of Justice

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Name the Four steps of Case Reading

1. Outline the Facts like you would in a book/movie
2. Issue
3. Holding
4. Reasoning

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Use the 4 steps of Case Reading to Describe the Graft and Hausmon VS Beard Case

1. Outline Graft and Hausmon were having and adult party and Mr. Moos got drunk and crashed into Beard with his car and didn't have insurance
2. Issue - is a homeowner responsible for the actions of drunk guests
3. Holding - the law in this case says no
4. Reasoning - Judge says why he decided the way he did

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type of law that creates legal rights

substantive

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type of law that provides mechanisms to enforce rights

Procedural

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Type of law made by legislatures

Law by enactment

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Type of law made by judicial decision also called case law or common law

Law by judicial decision

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law that describes the relationship between government and its citizens

Public Law

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law that describes the relationships between the citizens themselves

Private Law

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addresses issues between private entities including corporations

civil Law

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law that addresses wrongs against society

criminal law

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What are the 2 things for a crime to happen

intent, and an evil act

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What does mens rea mean

intent to do evil

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what does actus rea mean

evil act

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committing an act of war against the USA or giving aid and comfort to an enemy of the USA

Treason

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lowest misdemeanor simple fine ex. public intoxication

simple misdemeanor

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more serious misdemeanor with a punishment of a year in prison and a $1500 fine

serious misdemeanor

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assault with intent is an example of this misdemeanor and includes a 2 year prison sentence and a $5000 fine

aggravated misdemeanor

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can't be tried for the same crime twice, for the same transaction or occurrence and attaches when the 1st juror is sworn in

double jeopardy

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Describe the appeals process for the federal level

District Trail - Appeals Court where they must read the case and but don't have to take it on - Supreme Court don't have to read or accept the case only take 5-7% of cases