Review a criminal case which is being/has been tried in the United States. Explain the case and the evidence that is being/was presented. Define the different types of evidence and explain which category the evidence from the criminal case falls into.
Which pieces of evidence seem to be the strongest and why? What do you believe the outcome of the case will be based on the evidence? If the case has been adjudicated, do you agree with the outcome based on the evidence?
The types of evidence that will need to be defined are: direct, circumstantial, real, document, and testimonial. Some pieces of evidence will fall into multiple categories.
Court cases can be retrieved from current news articles in newspapers, reliable magazines and reliable internet sources