I’m working on a Writing multi-part question and need guidance to help me study.
access the two links above. The first is a short (4 minute) video clip.
The second is an article from The Atlantic. Both speak to plea
bargaining. After you have watched the clip and read the article, please
answer the questions below.
1) In your own words, explain what a plea bargain is.
In a few sentences, please discuss your thoughts on the use of plea
bargains. Consider how often plea bargains are taken, how one may be
pressured into taking one, how pleas “free” up the courts, etc. Consider
the pros and cons.
3) What are the potential implications of plea bargains? You can answer this question as you see fit.