Answer TWO of the question sets below:

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Answer TWO of the question sets below:

  1. After reading Gideon v. Wainwright (1963) [Book 2], explain the following:
    • Which constitutional amendment is at issue in the case, and what right(s) does it encompass?
    • What did the United States Supreme Court decide in this case and why?
    • How could you argue that criminal defense for the indigent IS working the way it should, even after watching this video [] that focuses on HBO’s “Gideon’s Army?”
  2. After reading Chapter 17 [Book 2], explain the following:
    • What is the two-part test discussed in Strickland v. Washington (1984)?
    • Compare and contrast the United States Supreme Court decisions in Strickland, Harrington v. Richter (2011), and Lafler v. Cooper (2012).
  3. After reading Chapter 6 [Book 1], explain the following:
    • How do collateral consequences and ineffective assistance of counsel intersect in Padilla v. Kentucky (2010)?
    • Compare and contrast the United States Supreme Court decisions in Chaidez v. United States (2013), Padilla, and Wiggins v. Smith (2003).
  4. After reading Michigan v. Bryant (2011) [Book 2], explain the following:
    • What is the Confrontation Clause and what is its significance in criminal cases?
    • What is hearsay? Why was hearsay at issue in Bryant?
    • What did the United States Supreme Court decide in Bryant and why?
  5. After reading Chapter 18 [Book 1], explain the following:
    • What are the three types of plea bargaining, and how does each of these types differ?
    • Now that you are familiar with the arguments for and against plea bargaining, do you think that it should continue in the United States? Why or why not?


    • Required Textbooks:
          1. Hemmens, C. (2015). Current Legal Issues in Criminal Justice: Readings, 2nd Edition. Oxford University Press. (ISBN: 9780199355334)
          2. Israel, J. H., Kamisar, Y., LaFave, W. R., King, N. J., & Primus, E. B. (2018). Criminal Procedure and the Constitution: Leading Supreme Court Cases and Introductory Text. West Academic Publishing. (ISBN: 9781640207493)

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