Federal vs. State Courts – Key Differences: Findlaw. Retrieved from http://litigation.findlaw.com/legal-system/federal-vs-state-courts-key-differences.html:
The line between state and federal prosecution can seem blurred at times. Here is an explanation of the duel sovereignty doctrine and how it can be applied.
Source: Levy, R.A. (2011, September/October). Rights, powers, dual sovereignty, and federalism. Cato Institute. Retrieved at http://www.cato.org/policy-report/septemberoctober-2011/rights-powers-dual-sovereignty-federalism
For this Assignment, you will be exploring the differences between state and federal jurisdiction in criminal prosecutions with respect to crimes against persons. The primary objective of this Assignment is to explain how the same conduct may be prosecuted either in state or federal court pursuant to applicable state and federal statutes. Be sure to select a crime against person, such as certain types of murder or kidnapping.
You are to identify ONE specific crime, a crime against a person, and describe the following:
Your paper should be written in APA format with a length not to exceed 2 pages (excluding cover and reference pages).
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