- Specify the key requirements for police officers in determining the lawfulness of the use of force in making an arrest and what is meant by “reasonableness.”
- Evaluate how free speech rights clash with the rights of others and the need for public order today.
- Argue for or against the regulation of the First Amendment when it comes to speech that could or might incite “imminent lawless action or conduct.”
- Analyze the defenses within today’s criminal law system.
- Evaluate the fairness of the common law defense of necessity when citizens use deadly force.
- Use at least three sources to support your writing. Choose sources that are credible, relevant, and appropriate. Cite each source listed on your source page at least one time within your assignmen