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    Innocent Until Proven Guilty “A person is innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.” In the play, Twelve Angry Men by Reginald Rose, an 18-year-old boy is on trial for the murder of his father. After many pieces of evidence were presented, the three that are shaky include the position the knife was in, the man hearing the boy threaten his father, and the woman who is in question because of her glasses. Based on these, the boy is not guilty. One piece of evidence that proves the boy’s innocence is the stab wound. The stab wound was inserted downward when the boy’s father was stabbed. Jour number five brought up that an experienced knife fighter know that knife fighters hold the blade upward. The boy on trial has been in a knife fight before and has a lot of experience, so it would raise the question why was the knife wound the knife wound be downward when the boy would have stabbed upward. The boy couldn’t have been the one to stab his father because the background and evidence don’t add up correctly as if one number was missing from the equation and that number that has to be factored in is the position of…

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    I appreciate the accountability that Proven Experience officers. As a health care provider in hospice care for many years in the community in which I live, satisfaction and successful measurable outcomes where the aim of our non-profit program. Unfortunately, this was not the same game for the for-profit organizations that came in and took over the industry in our community, putting the ‘little guys’ out of business with no regard for our community members. Now as an educator I find the same to…

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    In this chapter you have an introduction to Astronomy. Astronomy is the study of the universe investigating the position, movement, composition, properties, physical states, and evolution of celestial objects. Astrology is not a science that determines your future based on the alignment of the planets at the moment of birth. The difference between these two is that Astronomy is a science and can be scientifically proven. Astrology is not a science and can’t be scientifically proven. The way…

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    Fugate is coming from when he believes that the jury was biased from the beginning. He was so concerned about his sentencing and dates, he didn’t mention anything about the actual offense, and he was unable to look at either family during the sentencing despite being a past family friend. There were times during the sentencing where he said he was guilty and times where he also said he was not guilty making any verdict hard to determine. In my opinion by doing this he only deferred his fate…

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    The jury system is not only a problem for America, it is also an issue for other countries as well. South Africa abolished juries in 1969 amid fears of racial prejudice. Russia recently abolished juries for terrorism and treason. Britain, the mother of the trial by jury, is now restricting juries due to fraud. Judge Julius Howard Miner observes that “juries are acquitting notorious criminals where the proof clearly indicated their guilt,” this quote is proven correct in cases such as the O.J.…

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    To begin, I will be predicting the case verdict. First off, I believe Tom Robinson will be innocent. A reason for that is Bob Ewell is left-handed. That can indicate that Bob could have easily been the one to beat Mayella. Him being left handed also created the jury to imagine other possibilities instead of only Tom Robinson. Another reason is Tom’s version of events created a more realistic picture. Bob Ewell and Mayella both seemed uneasy while explaining their side of the story. While Tom,…

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    The majority of the jurors did not follow ‘innocent until proven guilty’, rather, they worked the opposite way. This is due to their personal biases. Under Juror 8’s influence, the men began ’talking for an hour’ using ‘reasonable doubt’, thus allowing the men to reach a sensible conclusion. This may have otherwise cost the life of a minor. The film exposes through Juror 8 that the superficial evidence should be dismissed to allow for deeper analysis of the case. Without the actions of Juror 8,…

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    the majority of the film and are always referred to by their juror number, not name. This makes it less likely to mix up the characters because you are constantly hearing their number and seeing their seating arrangements. Another component that makes film exciting is its complex, but easy to follow storyline that is full of twists and turns in the deliberation of the criminal case. Each character’s actions all have justifiable motives that are revealed by the end of the movie. Every time each…

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    A man is innocent until proven guilty. In the play Twelve Angry Men by Reginald Rose a young man is accused of first-degree murder for the killing of his father. The young man is only sixteen years old. He grew up in a slum his whole life, lost his mother at a young age, and has been beaten majority of his life by his father. If found guilty of murder, he will be sentenced to the death penalty. All evidence directs the boy to the electric chair. Therefore, the defendant in Twelve Angry Men is…

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    It is unfair to an individual whos life hangs in the balance. No one should take the duty of being a juror so lightly as the men in film had done. Time and dedication that most of the jurors were not willing to give ultimately saved the life of this nineteen year old young man. Juror number eight showed us all that decisions should not be implemented based on stereotypes and that every possible factor should be taken into consideration. In the eyes of these twelve unique personalities, this…

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