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AMENDMENTS 5–8

AMENDMENTS 5–8

This program thoroughly analyzes the text of Amendments 5, 6, 7, and 8 to provide a complete understanding of the laws that are the foundation of the American criminal justice system. Specific rights outlined in the Fifth Amendment that are explained include the grand jury and indictment process, "double jeopardy," self-incrimination and "the right to remain silent," and due process of law. The rights guaranteed in the Sixth Amendment for the accused in criminal prosecutions are discussed along with the procedures to be followed in criminal trials. The right of trial by jury in civil cases, bail procedures, and the elimination of excessive fines and cruel and unusual punishment as guaranteed in the Seventh and Eighth Amendments are discussed. 15 minutes.
This Title is part of the Series: THE AMENDMENTS TO THE CONSTITUTION

QuantityOrder CodeISBNMedia/ContentPrice
SDA405DV-WBSSS 9780736578165 DVD $49.95

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